Guangdong is a great destination to play golf in China with so many great courses including of course the Mission Hills golfing Complex. Here are some of the best golf courses in Guangdong.
Zhaoqing Resort and golf Club a private members club in the middle of a deluxe housing development close to two of the region’s most scenic attractions – the renowned Seven Star Cliff and Ding Hu Forest. Designed by Gary Player and often recognised as one of the most scenic golf courses in China and an opening hole which has also won acclaim as one of the best holes in China.
Mission Hills is the most famous golf complex in China and the largest golf club in the world. The golf courses cover more than 20 square kilometres the 12 courses have been designed by some of the most famous names in golf. Mission Hills is the home of golf in China, has won numerous international awards and has hosted many top competitions including the World Cup of Golf.
Harbour Plaza Golf Club is in a rural setting about half way between Shenzhen and Guangzhou and only 10 minutes from the Guang-Shen Expressway - Hou Jie exit. A 27-hole layout on a flat piece of land which is easy to walk with some interesting holes and some heavily contoured greens.
Zhuhai Golden Gulf Golf Club is a links-style course built on reclaimed land close to the South China Sea with the fairways exposed to the prevailing onshore winds. A good course for medium handicappers with few water carries.
Dongguan Hillview Golf Club is recognised as one of the top “Stay & Play” golf resorts in Guangdong and offers 36 holes of golf on its Open and Masters course both of which are pretty classic tree-lined park land courses.
Shenzhen Golf Club is one of the oldest golf clubs in China and one of the closest to the Hong Kong border but has been completely remodelled by Isao Aoki and Nelson & Haworth. Was the venue for the 2006 Volvo China Open.
Long Island Golf and Country Club is a luxury golf resort a short distance from the Guangzhou-Shenzhen Superhighway. The Club has two championship golf courses and is one of the few golf courses in China to install floodlights. A beautiful location and the courses designer has taken advantage of the wonderful natural environment.
Shenzhen Sand River Golf Club, designed by Gary Player has been voted one of the top golf clubs in China. The course runs alongside the river close to Shenzhen. The course offers 27 holes and 18 of them have been fitted with floodlights. One of the best maintained golf courses in Guangdong.
Zhuhai Wangsheng Golf Club is an international standard golf courses offering excellent facilities.
Lakewood Golf Club in Zhuhai was designed by J Michael Poellot who has made full use of the wonderful site and has constructed two great championship golf courses just 15 minutes from the border. They have also retained much of the natural features of the area including the natural plants.