Top golf course designers that have showcased their talent in Malaysia are Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, and Greg Norman. They have their own distinctive, creative style that they incorporate into the golf course along with the features of the local environment. These golf courses are located across Malaysia and are great for golf lovers. These courses are designed in a way that will entertain, challenge and make this sport enjoyable for you.
The resorts and clubs where you can find these golf courses are providing a lot more services alongside that make accommodation easy and your stay relaxing as well. You will find beautiful beaches, spas, water sports, and shops in these resorts where you can enjoy your day along with playing golf.
So whether you are a golf fanatic or just a tourist who wants to spend a relaxing time on the golf course, make sure you check out the incredible golf courses of Malaysia when you visit. If you are a resident there, you must have already visited many of the golf courses in Malaysia. If not, here are some of the top golf courses in cities like Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and Penang:
Kuala Lumpur has many golf courses that are beautifully designed, have great layouts and playing golf there becomes a pleasant experience. Each golf course in Kuala Lumpur that you find will be unique and prove to be challenging to you. Kuala Lumpur is a beautiful place which adds a lot more to your golf experience.
Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, East Course is acclaimed to be the fourth best golf course in Malaysia. It was designed by Nelson & Wright who were able to balance the length, layout and difficulty level of the golf course perfectly. It is beautiful with a parkland style and is vibrantly coloured. The beauty and natural pleasantness of the land is incorporated into the golf course. It is an 18-hole challenging championship ground.
Kota Permai Golf & Country Club is an impressive golf course that interests all golf players since its introduction in 1998. Malaysia is proud of this 18-hole Kota Permai championship course which was designed by the top international architect, Ross Watson and is said to be one of the best golf courses in Asia.
Bangi Golf Resort designed by Ronald Fream, is a 27-hole Kuala Lumpur golf course that is open every day for golf lovers to enjoy. It is located midway between the Kuala Lumpur International Airport and the city center. The golf course has a pleasant parkland layout and about half the holes bring water into play. This makes Bangi a fun golf course and helps you have a pleasant day.
Langkawi is composed of 99 beautiful islands that boast stellar beaches and infrastructure that would amaze anyone who visits this cluster of islands. Langkawi has been recently named a UNESCO Global Geopark. This was the first time that a place in South East Asia was given this recognition, making Langkawi truly Malaysia’s pride. Langkawi currently has three golf courses with The Golf Club Datai Bay being consistently recognised as one of the best in Malaysia. The 99 East Golf Club, formerly known as the Langkawi Golf Club was designed by Ross Watson. The Gunung Raya Golf Resort sits at the foothills of the glorious Gunung Raya Mountain. The 300 acres of land was designed by Max Wexler, a renowned American golf architect. Visiting Langkawi for golf also allows you to explore the other things that the place has to offer and avail some tour options.
Playing golf in Penang is truly a unique experience that every golf enthusiast should have. Penang’s sunny, tropical weather is perfect for golfers who want to play any time of the year. Not only that, Penang is also known to have an amazing cuisine. This is the perfect destination if you are looking to mix your golf trip with some vacation and relaxation. The Bukit Jawi Golf Resort is around 45 minutes away from the international airport. The golf course has 36 holes, with outstanding landscape. The Penang Golf Club, also located near the airport has built a reputation for itself as one of the finest golf clubs in Malaysia.
Just a short hop across the causeway from Singapore you can find more than 20 great golf courses - please read about the best golf courses in Johor.
Tee Time Bookings in Malaysia
We can book most golf courses in Malaysia and offer heavily discounted green fees at all of the courses. The courses in and around the major cities tend to get very crowded at weekends so we recommend that you book in advance using our simple booking engine which enables you to view, book and confirm tee times at any of the courses in Malaysia