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Black Mountain 17/03/2018

8th Central Thailand - Best in Area 8th Thailand Ranking
Black Mountain is expensive and as far as I am concerned not worth the money. As another reviewer says the design is imposed on the terrain. I am not a fan of « contrived...

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Banyan 17/03/2018

5th Central Thailand - Best in Area 5th Thailand Ranking
Banyan is a good golf course which is presented in very good conditon but I found it to be very expensive for what it is. It is a course that is somewhat predicatable and...

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Belleisle 29/06/2017

16th Ayrshire & Arran - Best in Area
Belle isle is gorgeous. This a true parkland course. So it's municipal but what a great layout and what a setting; It's not for the golf snobs who want all the clubhouse...

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Irvine 29/06/2017

8th Ayrshire & Arran - Best in Area 53rd Scotland Ranking
It's a links course. It's old fashioned. It's quirky. It's FUN.I would rather play Bogside any day than a predictable perfectly groomed American designed course. David La...

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Des Iles Borromées 29/06/2017

18th Northern Italy - Best in Area 39th Italy Ranking
I have played here many times and always enjoy it (otherwise I wouldn't go back) This is not the greatest golf course in the world but ..;.. the holes are inserted into t...

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Le Robinie 29/06/2017

19th Northern Italy - Best in Area 41st Italy Ranking
To me this is a typical Nicklaus design, (although I think i have I-only played 3) They must have started with some very flat land and moved a lot of earth to make low ly...

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Bogogno (Bonora) 29/06/2017

7th Northern Italy - Best in Area 12th Italy Ranking
There are 2 courses and we played them. Both. The hilly course did not really impress me but there are some interesting holes. The other course (Conte ?) was a good layou...

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Amata Spring 29/06/2017

4th Central Thailand - Best in Area 4th Thailand Ranking 88th Asia Ranking
I have played Amata Dprings a couple of times both times as a guest of Charles Wrightman of the Duchess Hotel in Bangkok. This is luxury Thai golf. Mostly I do not enjoy...

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The Mines 29/06/2017

2nd West Malaysia - Best in Area 2nd Malaysia Ranking 51st Asia Ranking
I played the Mines on a rather grey day but nevertheless enjoyed it thoroughly. The clubhouse is huge and the car park is full of Rolls and Ferraris etc. I had marvelous...

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Red Mountain 26/11/2015

2nd Southern Thailand - Best in Area 11th Thailand Ranking
I played Red Mountain a few years ago and found it to be very expensive for what it was. It was in good shape but all rather predictable. Buggy and caddy are obligatory (...

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Los Inkas 26/11/2015

1st Peru Ranking
I played here in 2009. It is quite a tight course in that it is built on a smallish site. The condition was OK but as it is in Lima it seemed to lack water. I did not pla...

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Carthage 27/05/2015

9th Tunisia Ranking
Tunis Carthage is a small and pleasant course. It is very short and tight. I have played it many ties when on business in Tunis. The condition is improving and it a good...

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Residence Tunis 27/05/2015

7th Tunisia Ranking
I have to agree with Jim McCann. I was expecting a bit more and the first few holes are very much bounded by house and make it rather banal. then it opens up and becomes...

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Southerness 27/03/2015

1st Dumfries & Galloway - Best in Area 36th Scotland Ranking
I was an overseas member of Southerness for many years (>30) and have never tired of the course. In the last few years the condition has been close to perfection, quite h...

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Yasmine Valley 27/03/2015

1st Tunisia Ranking
I have played the Yasmine course many times and it is one of my favorites despite it never being in great condition, though recently it has got a bit better. Lots of vari...

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Karlovy Vary 27/03/2015

3rd Czech Republic Ranking
This is my favorite Czech course. Great variety of holes some of which are very tight. I dare say that some people will not like some of the blind shots but I believe tha...

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