With breathtaking views, luscious forestry and warm tropical breezes, it’s no wonder Phuket is home to some of the most prestigious and luxurious golf clubs. While there are several top rated courses in Phuket, none quite compare to the world class standards of Blue Canyon Country Club. Boasting two full courses and a five-star clubhouse, it’s no wonder this golf club is rated among the very best in Asia.
Located in the rolling hills of Phuket’s Northern coast sits this impressive and most sought after golf course. Set in breathtaking natural scenery this expansive country club offers two pristine courses, the Canyon and the Lake, for golf enthusiast to indulge in the finest of greens and fairways. Both courses offer a series of daunting bunkers and water hazards as well as several kiosks for players to get snacks and cold drinks from as they play through. Because Blue Canyon Country Club is situated deep within the flourishing valley’s of the north players and caddies will get a chance to experience nature up close and personal as the local wildlife can be found around the edges of the course, so don’t be surprised is you spot a tortoise, iguana or even a Komodo dragon if you happen to land in the rough.
The facilities at Blue Canyon Country Club are second to none with both indoor and outdoor driving ranges, four practice putting greens (two for each course) and a first class club house complete with pro shop, two restaurants and a state of the art locker room. The two restaurants are aptly named the Canyon Restaurant and the Golfers Terrace and provide golfers the finest in Thai and international dining while the locker room services include sauna, jacuzzi, steam room and a wide selection of massages. For those who wish to improve their game lessons from professional golfers are available through the clubhouse.
The Blue Canyon Country Club has over nine hundred members from around the world and approximately four hundred and fifty female caddies, the pro shop is stocked full of high end name brand equipment such as tees, clubs, shoes and of course balls. They also offer free transportation for players who reserve their rounds at the normal rate. With such great amenities and challenging courses we can’t imagine why the avid golfer would want to play anywhere else!