Best Golfing in Singapore

When in Singapore, many travelers may feel stressed from the bright lights and manic pace of this big city. Though the first thoughts that arise when thinking of Singapore are of this dense cityscape, the city is also home to many parks and natural reserves. Getting out of the city can be a great way to relax and enjoy the diverse natural surroundings. One great way to escape the chaos and relax is by heading out for a day on the golf course. When doing so there are 5 main options to consider for your next day out on the course.

Top 5 Golf Courses in Singapore

Singapore Island Country Club - Though it is a private course, members can invite guests to come and play this course. It is a very unique place to play your round as it is a cow grass course, making getting proper height on your ball difficult. The natural scenery is gorgeous and a day on the links here will certainly be a refreshing break from city life.  The Bukit course here is known as one of the best in all of Singapore

Marina Bay Golf Course - This course places so high on the list for it accessibility as the only public 18 hole golf course in Singapore. Located right in the city, the views of the surrounding areas and city skyline are stunning. This is the most popular choice for travelers visiting who are looking for an easily accessible quality course.

Jurong Country Club - This place is known as one of the finest golf clubs in all of Singapore. The massive facilities offer great dining and banquet options. The club is members only and you must be invited to join them to play at this one of a kind club.

Sentosa Golf Club - The Serapong Course at Sentosa has been voted the top course in Singapore. Home to the Barclays Singapore open, this course is perhaps the best in the country and the club is open to the public with some restrictions. Many of the best golfers in the world have played at this club and its pristine courses are a pleasure to play when on the island of Sentosa.

Tanah Merah Country Club -  The Garden course here is well known throughout Asia as a top course. Golf digest recently ranked it as the top course in Singapore for 2011. Though it is a private club, guests are allowed to come along with members and enjoy the two championship courses offered at the club. The club also is home to many activities, classes and workshops for those who are interested. The club is located not far off of the East Coast Parkway.

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