The Haven Hotel - Golf in Pattaya,Thailand

Pattaya really is a paradise for the lovers of Golf. Book your tee times with your very own Caddie, transportation, golf carts, in fact, you name it and Thailand has it. Combine this with the Wonderful Beaches, Nightlife, Thai Hospitality, Tourist Attractions, an 85 Degree Average Temperature and you have the most perfect destination for a Golfing Holiday of a Lifetime.

Playing Golf In Thailand
It's not like anything you would have experienced before - imagine setting off from your hotel at day break and driving to the Golf Course just as the Sun burns out over the Mountains in the distance and elephants lazily walk along the palm fringed roads, it really becomes so surreal. You are in Thailand playing golf and there is no comparison.

On arrival to the Golf Course your clubs are taken from you by your caddie for the day and you are off to the locker room. Most Courses here in the region have the most wonderful Club Houses with facilities similar to a 5 Star hotel in Europe. The standard of golf courses in the region is amazing with wonderful scenery, lightning fast greens, water hazards, a real test of one's golfing skills, but as most courses in the region have been designed by names such as Jack Nicklaus, Pete Dye, Nick Faldo and Robert Trent Jones, they are enjoyable to play for all levels of Handicap.

The Haven is the base for Haven Golf Tours and from which golf tournaments are run Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in conjunction with the International Pattaya Golf Club. Everyone is welcome so check out our Schedule for details or email us for further information. Why not book into one of our luxury rooms and make it your next spectacular golfing holiday.



Here are just some of the courses all within 45 minutes of The Haven Hotel

BANGPRA INTERNATIONAL GOLF CLUB
18 holes, Par 72, 6430 yds, championship tees 7189 yds
Designed: Japan Golf Promotion, 1958 latest redesign 2008
Green fee: 1400 baht, 2400 weekends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart: 600 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

The oldest of the courses in the Chonburi and Rayong districts, it is set amongst the jungle covered hills of Bangpra, with wild monkeys as spectators and sometimes as bag raiders, this championship course offers a unique view of Thailand 's culture with a strong Japanese flavour and featuring many differing challenges to all levels of golfers.



CHONBURI CENTURY
18 holes, Par 72, 6571 yds, championship tees 6991 yds
Designed: Nick Faldo/Robert McFarland, 1996
Green fee: 900 baht, 1500 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 500 baht 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

A very basic course with little in the way of amenities for the demanding golfer but offering a serious challenge to all levels of handicapper, as is to be expected with Nick Faldo doing the initial layout of the courses, the golfer is required to be able to hit the ball from left to right, visa versa, and straight.



CRYSTAL BAY
27 holes, Par 72, 6500 yds ave, championship tees 7010 yds
Designed: Thai Takenaka, 1988
Green fee: 2000 baht, 2500 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 450 baht - 1 golfer allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

A parkland layout that offers three nines that combine to give the golfer a wide open course with many forgiving fairways where errant tee shots are easily recovered for a chance of par. The course is dotted with many palm trees that can catch the unwary and swallow up the ball forever. This course was formally known as Panya Resort when initially opened and then Natural Park Resort prior to its present form.



EASTERN STAR
18 holes, Par 72, 6575 yds, championship tees 7134 yds
Designed: Robert Trent Jones Junior, 1993
Green fee: 1200 baht, 1800 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

A fairly testing course that plays more than its measured length with a more than usual supply of water hazards where a level handicap round should be considered a success for the average golfer. A parkland setting amongst a plentiful number of palm trees will keep the players attention throughout the round.



EMERALD
18 holes, par 72, 6024 yds, championship tees 6628 yds
Designed: Nick Faldo & Desmond Muirhead, 1995
Green fee: 900 baht, 1300 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

The golfer shouldn't be fooled by the apparent shortness of the course, as the undulations of the fairways and the severity of the rough on this links style, albeit set as it is among many trees of a parkland nature, and the deepness of the bunkers, ensure that it will test even the scratch and single figure players skills.



GREENWOOD
18 holes, par 72, 6599 yds, championship tees 7065 yds
Designed: Peter Thompson, 1994
Green fee: 1500 baht, 2000 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 1 golfer allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Rolling fairways with many differing shapes and deep links style bunkers ensure that the golfer must be constantly aware of the dangers from the tee. As is usual with this designer's courses, the sand traps are positioned to be of the utmost nuisance from the tees making it an excellent course to test every level of handicaps ability but rewarding good golf.



GREEN VALLEY
18 holes, par 72, 6385 yds, championship tees 7264 yds
Designed: Peter Thompson, 1992
Green fee: 1500 baht, 2500 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 1 golfer allowed
The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

The many changes and tinkering with this well laid out course due to the resiting of the new clubhouse, have not conspired to detract too much from the original design and it will still manage to captivate the discerning golfer with its many challenges and will certainly be a real test of golf for all players.


KHAO KHEOW COUNTRY CLUB
27 holes, Par 72, 6360 yds ave, championship tees 7080 yds
Designed: Pete Dye, 1992
Green fee: 2000 baht, 2500 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Three very differing nines afford a true test of golf with many holes featuring water and a plentiful supply of bunkers to keep the golfers on their toes from the first to the last shot a level handicap round is a serious success for all levels of player and not recommended for the spray golfer.


MOUNTAIN SHADOW
18 holes, par 72, 6276 yds, championship tees 6722 yds
Designed: Ronald Fream, 1993
Green fee: 2000 baht, 2500 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 450 baht - 1 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Reputedly this course was designed for 15 handicappers and below and with its undulating greens, some of three clubs depth, it totally belies its published length. Set amongst an old mango plantation, the fairways have been carved through the well established trees to ensure that there is a reward for straight off the tee.


PATTANA
27 holes, Par 72 6630 yds & 73, 6832 yds ave, championship tees 7270 yds
Designed: Gussan, 2004
Green fee: 1600 baht, 2400 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 500 baht - 1 golfer allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Although the newest of the courses in the area it is fast getting a reputation as a very good day out for a good test of golf as the fairways are now well established and the greens have settled down to be flat and true, it is certainly one of the most spectacular changing facilities to be seen in the area.


PATTAYA COUNTRY CLUB
18 holes, par 72, 6341 yds, championship tees 6775 yds
Designed: Peter Rehn, 1995
Green fee: 1100 baht, 1800 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 500 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

This is a fairly average course with little to recommend it to the lower handicapper, with its greatest advantage being its proximity to Pattaya.


PHOENIX
27 holes, Par 72, 6368 yds ave, championship tees 6812 yds
Designed: Dennis Griffith, 1993
Green fee: 1600 baht, 2400 week ends
Caddy fee: 250 baht
Cart fee: 700 baht 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

One of the most forgiving courses, with wide open fairways, short rough and easy return shots from adjacent fairways, allied to some of the best fairway lies in the region, make this one of the most popular courses for the holiday golfer which sometimes means a fairly slow round even by Thai standards.


PLUTALUANG
36 holes, N & S par 72, 6641 yds, championship tees 7081 yds
E & W par 72 6528 yds, championship tees 6852 yds
Designed: Royal Thai Navy, 1969, 2 nd 18 added 1993
Green fee: 800 baht, 1000 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 600 baht - 2 golfers allowed

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

One of the oldest courses in the region with well established trees and fauna, but the fairways sometimes leave a lot to be desired on the old eighteen, North and South courses, although the newer East and West courses provide a much better experience for the holiday golfer.


TREASURE HILL
18 holes, par 72, 6726 yds, championship tees 7241 yds
Designed: Yoshikazu Kato, 1997
Green fee: 1400 baht, 2000 week ends
Caddy fee: 220 baht
Cart fee: 500 baht - 2 golfers allowed the yellow tees

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

For the average golfer this course is better played from the yellow tees at 6377 yds it provides a much more enjoyable round than the long white course. There are still plenty of hazards and water to catch out the unwary on the way to generally very small greens.

Courses with Compulsory Golf Carts at inclusive prices
ST. ANDREWS 2000
18 holes, par 74, 7000 yds, championship tees 7777 yds
Designed: Desmond Muirhead, 2000
Compulsory Golf Carts single golfer
Green fee, Caddy fee, Cart all inclusive 2950 baht, 3750 baht, week end

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Although compulsory a golf cart is definitely a necessity, as this extremely undulating course with its spectacular views over the valleys and surrounding hills takes the golfer on a unique round of golf featuring two par sixes with many testing carries for the higher handicapper, but one not to be missed.


SIAM OLD COURSE
18 holes, par 72, 6534 yds, championship tees 7162 yds
Designed: Isao Mazumi, 1971 redesigned Schmidt Curly 2007
Compulsory Golf Carts single golfer
Green fee, Caddy fee, Cart all inclusive 3700 baht, 4250 baht, week end

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Completely redesigned in 2007 over the basic old course, many trees have been removed and all the fairways and greens re-laid to provide truly world class venue but at the highest prices due to the unnecessary compulsory carts for visitors. Changing facilities are as would be expected at this level of pricing.


PLANTATION
27 holes, par 72, 6418 yds, championship tees 7422 yds
Designed: Schmidt Curly, 2008
Compulsory Golf Carts single golfer
Green fee, Caddy fee, Cart all inclusive 3700 baht, 4250 baht, week end

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

This brand new course suffers from too many repetitive holes that cause the golfer to think that he has already played the hole and allied to most of the greens having been given three and four levels the unsuspecting golfer can easily find this a very expensive and unrewarding golfing experience, although the changing facilities are first class and go some way to mitigating the cost for the unnecessary carts.


LAEM CHABANG
27 holes, par 72, ave. 6305 yds, championship tees ave. 7065yds
Designed: Jack Nicklaus, 1995
Compulsory Golf Carts single golfer
Green fee, Caddy fee, Cart all inclusive 3350 baht, 3850 baht, week end

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Three very differing nines can combine into a very good day’s golf designed by Jack Nicklaus to give the maximum enjoyment to the average holidaymaker. Playing from the blue tees at an average length of 6765 yds may prove to be the better option for the more experienced golfer.


BURAPHA
36 holes, A & B par 72, 6673 yds, championship tees 7185 yds
C & D par 72 6491 yds, championship tees 6947 yds
Designed: David Graham & Gary Panks 1993
Compulsory Golf Carts single golfer
Green fee, Caddy fee, Cart all inclusive 2820 baht, 3320 baht, week end

The above prices are the courses published ones and may be subject to seasonal fluctuations. However prices offered by The Haven Golf Tours, are considerably less throughout the year. When playing in IPGC competitions prices will be at their lowest.

Totally unnecessary golf carts make these two courses very expensive when compared with others of the same standard and although the standards of green keeping are at the top end of the range it is not enough to redress the balance of costs for the holiday golfer.






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