When it comes to the best central coast Vietnam golf holidays, nowhere better to visit than those located in Da Nang and Hoi An.
Da Nang is the fourth largest city in Vietnam with 30km beachfront, while 25km away and to the South East of Da Nang situated one of the World Cultural Heritage Sites (recognized by the UNESCO since 1999) – Hoi An Ancient Town.
Da Nang and Hoi An are considered as the core of 5 world class golf courses in the central Vietnam, including
Located near two of the most historic destinations in Vietnam (i.e. the ancient city of Hue and Hoi An), this golf resort is only 15-minute away to the South of Da Nang. BRG Da Nang Golf Club had its name in the list of Top 15 international golf courses in 2010, voted by the GOLF Magazine USA.
The Australian golf legend, Greg Norman, is the designer of this vast 7,160-yard, par-72 course, 18-hole, links-style golf course. According to him, the site is “a must for every golfer”, and no doubt why it’s the most favorite destination on Norman’s central coast Vietnam golf holidays.
It only takes 25 minutes to drive from Danang’s international airport to the impressive mountain course of Ba Na Hills Golf Club. This club is artfully set in the foothills and verdant native forests of the renowned Bana Hills.
The course has received many positive feedbacks from golfers worldwide. And it’s just as well when being destined to be one of Asia’s finest golf courses to come across. No one can expect anything less if it is the first course ever modeled by Luke Donald – the world’s former No.1 golfer.
Specific features that often strongly impress visitors include:
● Spectacular background and beautiful setting embraced in a scenic environment.
● Interesting course design: well-maintained fairways, bunkers, and green. Many challenging holes.
● High-quality facilities and amenities for golfers with the well-equipped clubhouse.
● Friendly, courteous staffs and caddies around the property.
As the name suggests, this 18-hole, par-71 golf club was established at the heart of Laguna Lang Co. Based on the design of the six-time major winner – Sir Nick Faldo, the golf resort is the core of the Laguna Lang Co resort compound.
“The site has what we’re always looking for,” said Nick. And it is true, for its attraction lies in diverse, wonderful backgrounds encountered throughout a round, such as woodlands, rice paddy, beach and ‘blowout’ areas. Not to mention the tranquil rivers, clear creeks, and rock boulders on nearby hillsides.
What’s more, the golf course offers a pleasant experience for every golfer of all levels, from beginners to most experienced players. In which the former’s front tees spread 5,263 yards and the championship tees for the latter spread almost 7,100 yards.
This is an incredible 7090-yard, par-72 golf, links-style course for you to consider. The course was set up by the famous Monty – internationally known as the 8-time European Tour Order of Merit winner Colin Montgomerie. He believed that the Montgomerie Links would “certainly become the leading golf and tourism destination in the region” with its high-quality construction and luxurious accommodations.
Monty has weaved the unique design, a harmonious mix between the nature and the classic old world, into the Montgomerie Links. Some of the note-worthy features are wind-blown dunes, tight chipping areas, rough, vast greens, sandy soil, and rolling, and treeless fairways.
The distant highlands and the impressive Marble Mountains can be seen from the cutting-edge clubhouse by the 18th hole. There’s always a 30-bay covered driving range available to take visitors to those beautiful landscapes.
One more golf course is worth your consideration. Vinpearl Nam Hoian Golf is simply one of the most striking golf courses that can please even the most demanding golfers.
About 44km away from Danang’s center, or 17km north of Hoi An, the Vinpearl Nam Hoian Resort & Vinpearl Nam Hoian Golf is situated in the heritage road of Vietnam’s central coast. Officially opened since October 2017, the golf course has been a mesmerizing feature in an all-inclusive resort complex.
Vinpearl Nam Hoian Golf was constructed based on the international standards. The players can never be bored when there’re par-5 and par-3 (two for each), and five par-4 after every 9 common holes. Other than that, good services and amenities, as well as stunning views of the sea by certain holes, will relax you immensely.
So, why Da Nang and Hoi An are the perfect choices for your central coast Vietnam golf holidays? Well, vast golf courses, breathtaking tourist attractions, delicious dishes, luxurious resorts, awesome amusement parks, and friendly locals are the answer.