The Ultimate Guide to Golf in Barbados
Golf Courses in Barbados
Barbados offers an array of world-class golf courses that cater to both seasoned professionals and enthusiastic beginners. With year-round sunshine and a delightful climate, golfing enthusiasts can revel in uninterrupted play throughout the year. Golf aficionados from across the globe flock to experience unparalleled clubs, including Royal Westmoreland, Sandy Lane, and Apes Hill
Apes Hill Club
These renowned venues of Sandy Lane and Royal Westmoreland have long been associated with the ancient sport. However, it’s time to broaden your horizons – The Apes Hill Club has recently unveiled its brand new course, solidifying Barbados as a top-notch golfing destination.
Boasting an awe-inspiring elevation of 1000ft above sea level, it is an absolute gem in the Caribbean. Nestled snugly against the Scotland District, a unique submerged mountain range, this destination is truly extraordinary.
Immerse yourself in the exquisite beauty of a thoughtfully crafted 18-hole championship-level course, seamlessly blending with the breathtaking natural surroundings. Embracing the rolling terrain and captivating gullies, the course showcases the vibrant hues of the Caribbean, providing a visual feast at every turn.
Sandy Lane, the largest golf resort on the island, boasts an impressive trio of courses: the Green Monkey, the Country Club, and the Old Nine.
Guests of the resort have exclusive access to the Green Monkey, a majestic creation spanning 7,343 yards, was masterfully designed by the renowned Tom Fazio. This extraordinary course emerged from an ancient limestone quarry, lending it an awe-inspiring backdrop of exposed rock faces.
The Country Club, also crafted by the renowned Tom Fazio, this remarkable 72 par, 7,060-yard course with lush greens, five lakes, and immaculately cut fairways offers not only a thrilling challenge. Prepare to be captivated by the very same grounds that witnessed the thrilling 2006 World Golf Championships Barbados World Cup.
Step back in time to the glorious year of 1961 when the iconic Old Nine course was meticulously crafted, weaving its way through the prestigious Sandy Lane estate. Spanning a modest 3,345 yards with a par 36 – but, don’t be fooled by its seemingly petite stature, for The Old Nine is a formidable challenge, boasting compact greens and narrow fairways that demand precision and finesse.
The Country Club and Old Nine courses are open to non-residents.
Indulge in the unrivaled luxury of world-class golf meticulously crafted by the renowned Robert Trent Jones Jr at Royal Westmoreland. Spanning an impressive 7,045 yards, this par 72 masterpiece is nestled amidst breathtaking rolling hills, dramatic ravines, and rugged rock faces.
Immerse yourself in the ultimate golfing challenge as you navigate through a blend of short holes, leading to a captivating back nine, all preceded by the artful complexity of the front greens.
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Golf Resort Holiday Villas
Immerse yourself in the exhilarating world of golf in Barbados, where luxury villas nestled within exclusive golf resorts await your arrival.