Asia

Top 100 Golf Courses - Asia

Karuizawa

71st Asia Ranking

The Yuji Kodera-designed course at Karuizawa Golf Club dates back to the Golden Age and it’s located at altitude in one of the nation's most popular summer resorts. You’ll need to befriend a member to play here, however.

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Pine Beach (Pine & Beach)

72nd Asia Ranking

Gary Roger Baird with David Dale of Golfplan laid out Pine Beach Golf Links along a rocky cliff top. Some have described it as Asia’s version of Pebble Beach and the par three 15th bears a striking resemblance to Cypress Point’s 16th.

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Nasu

73rd Asia Ranking

Routed across undulating, wooded terrain, Nasu Golf Club measures 6,615 yards from the tips and this must have been a tough course when the Kinya Fujita and Seiichi Inoue-designed Nasu track opened in 1936.

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Trinity Club

74th Asia Ranking

Billionaire Lee Myung-hee commissioned Tom Fazio II to design the course at the ultra-exclusive Trinity Club near Seoul, which opened for play in 2012.

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Ta Shee (Kingfisher & Egret)

75th Asia Ranking

The 27-hole complex at Ta Shee Golf & Country Club was renovated by Robert Trent Jones Jnr at the end of the 1990s when he addressed drainage issues by installing new drain lines and sand capping the fairways.

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Empire

76th Asia Ranking

The tiny sultanate of Brunei is home to one of the most surprising and opulent courses in all of Asia. Designed by Jack Nicklaus the Empire course was the venue for the inaugural Brunei Open...

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DLF (Gary Player)

77th Asia Ranking

The DLF Golf & Country Club now has 27 holes at its disposal, the 18-hole Gary Player course and a 9-hole Arnold Palmer course, which still retains its floodlighting for those seeking a night time golfing experience.

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Hakone

78th Asia Ranking

Designed by Shiro Akaboshi in 1954, the course at Hakone Country Club was built with no expense spared, including the importation of thousands of tons of volcanic soil from the Mt Fuji region.

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La Vie est Belle (Old)

79th Asia Ranking

La Vie est Belle Country Club (life is beautiful in French) is known as “the Korean themed club” since its grand opening in 2015 and it's situated in the hilly, mountainous area of Chuncheon, one hour’s drive away from Seoul.

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Siam (Old)

80th Asia Ranking

The Old course at Siam Country Club was redesigned by Lee Schmidt and Brian Curley, reopening for play in 2007. A trio of holes regarded as the “Amen Corner” of Thai golf feature between the 15 and 17.

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Asia Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Kimi Hoshiyama Courses Played 91
2 Hwa Young Nam Courses Played 46
3 James Park Courses Played 38
4 Bob McCoy Courses Played 35
5 Sang Hyeon Paik Courses Played 30
6 Kenichiro Oda Courses Played 25
7 Peter Wood Courses Played 24
8 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 23
9 Daniel Lin Courses Played 21
10 Joseph Andriole Courses Played 21