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Bali National Golf Club

Holes 18 | Par 72 | Length 6298 m / 6888 y | Type Parkland | Architect Nelson-Haworth Redesign

Freshly re-opened in 2013 following extensive and much-needed renovations that have stretched the course to over 7,100 yards from the black tees, Bali National Golf Country Club is set to reclaim the elevated status it had during the days when it hosted the 1994 Asian Dunhill Masters and was voted one of Asia’s Top Five Courses by Fortune Magazine in 1997.

Stunningly set on the southern tip of the island just 15 minutes from the airport, this Hawaiian-themed championship course will likely once again host the top pros on the Asian circuit.  The course is split into three distinct sections. The opening nine meanders uphill though tropical jungle that offers repeated glimpses of the Indian Ocean and, if your luck is in and the weather is fine, the spectacular Mt. Agung in the far distance. The opening dogleg left is the first of two demanding par-5s on the front nine, and you should take the opportunity to get your driver working because you are certainly going to need a big, straight hit to stand a chance of making par on the epic and narrow 618 yard par-5 7th. You may want to think long and hard before letting bravado get the better of you and deciding to take on this course from the back tees!

After successfully negotiating the tricky approach over water to the semi-island green of the 9th, it’s a short buggy ride to the back nine, where the jungle gives way to a coconut grove lined with palm trees up to 100 feet high. All of a sudden there are massive sand-traps everywhere – on both sides of the 10th and 11th, and all the way up the left hand side of the 13th. If you don’t enjoy having to hit mid-irons out of sand, you’ll need to be hitting straight. It’s only the bunker-free par-3 12th that offers an escape from the sand, in favour of water from tee to green.

The final section is down by the beach, comprising the last two par-4s that play around an imposing 16 acre lake in front of the modern clubhouse. The cooling ocean breeze is one part blessing and two parts curse as for the first time you must deal with water hazards and sand traps at the same time. If that weren’t enough, the final approach on the picturesque final dogleg left has the added pressure of an audience, given the green is set right by the only clubhouse in Bali that offers views of the course.

After a shower and a massage in the spacious locker rooms, it’s your turn to grab a drink or a top-notch meal on the terrace and enjoy the travails of those still out on the course.

Superb maintenance of the newly-laid Paspalum turf ensures that the course stays in pristine championship condition all year round, and it’s wise to take advantage of the grass driving range and chipping/putting greens given the need for accuracy as your drive off through the trees. Golf carts are compulsory here but give the distance between the three sections of the course, you’d want one anyway. Overall, a must-play on your Bali golf holiday.

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Freshly re-opened in 2013 following extensive and much-needed renovations that have stretched the course to over 7,100 yards from the black tees, Bali National Golf Country Club is set to reclaim the elevated status it had during the days when it hosted the 1994 Asian Dunhill Masters and was voted one of Asia’s Top Five Courses by Fortune Magazine in 1997.

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Course rating

  • Condition 4.8
  • Facilities 4.9
  • Pace of play 4.3
  • Service 4.8
  • Overall 4.5
  • Review Score 4.7
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Course facilities

  • Caddies
  • Golf carts
  • Practice facilities
  • Golf lessons
  • Club & shoe rental
  • Night golf
  • Golf shop
  • On-site accommodation
  • Spa & massage

Bali National Golf Club - Course Reviews 17 reviews

Bali National Golf Club

The course is in great condition and a treat to play on, speed of play was good and the staff excellent!

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Whilst I enjoyed the golf, the hire clubs are very old and the choice very limited, I think for what you pay for hire it could be improved

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  • Facilities 5
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  • Review Score 4.6
Bali National Golf Club

Enjoyable round of golf

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The club house and facilities were first class. The course in general was in good condition and very picturesque. Some of the greens were not in ideal condition with rough patches and signs of repair. However they ran very true and were quite fast. The caddies were good natured and reasonably good at reading the greens. I rented a set of clubs, which were good quality PING clubs but som clubs missing, ie no 3 wood and no 4 iron. All in all although it was expensive, I enjoyed the round.

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  • Review Score 4.2
Bali National Golf Club

Course from Blue tees challenging

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Good would play again when in Bali. Bunkers in very good condition - found a few. Some wear patches on some greens which very very fast Caddie Sofia very good, she communicated very well and very pleasant demeanor - put up with some very ordinary golf but was great with reading greens, but I couldn't get the pace right.

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Bali National Golf Club

Wow just wow!!! Stunning course.

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Amazing golf course and worth the money. If you're going to play golf in Bali you have to play here it's amazing

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  • Condition 5
  • Facilities 5
  • Pace of play 5
  • Service 5
  • Overall 5
  • Review Score 5
Bali National Golf Club

good course difficult green

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would prefer this one than new kuta, good caddie , but the green are big but really curvy, but the speed is good

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  • Condition 5
  • Facilities 5
  • Pace of play 4
  • Service 4
  • Overall 4
  • Review Score 4.4
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