A few more freezing days to go and spring will come up soon. Some golf locales are great places to visit when planning a warm weather golf vacation. We rank the Alpine Golf Resort in Chiang Mai, Thailand the best winter golf destination. Are you also ready for a warm golf trip?
Located at the northern part of Thailand, it is cooler, more refreshing and less humid at the Alpine Golf Resort if you compared to other parts of Thailand where it’s generally hot and humid throughout most of the year. The Alpine Golf Resort Chiang Mai is easily accessible. It takes only about 40 minutes by car from the city and the airport. Alpine Golf Resort nestles in a valley between the mountain ranges in the heart of the San Kampaeng natural forests. You can enjoy the nature: exquisite lush green from the nearby forests, fresh air, and rounds of golf surrounded by the magnificent hills at the Alpine Golf Resort – undoubtedly one of the best golf courses. The Chiangmai Golf Classic on the Asian Tour was held at the Alpine Golf Resort every year since 2013. A variant of festivals and events in golf are also the highlights during the tournament.
The introduction to the golf course
The 18-hole course (par 72, 7541 yard) is designed along championship standards to challenge the serious player. The course boasted of the best in natural beauty, is designed by world-famous golf course designer. No matter where you are on the course, which comprise a rich assembly of trees such as the golden teakwood. The Alpine Golf resort makes every effort to operate and manage the course well enough. The fairways and the greens are always in the best condition. However, the golf greens are very broad and the grass grows so fast that golfers should be careful when they play. Hole 7 (par5, 530 yard) where the stream that runs alongside and across this hole from green to tee makes it of the most challenging holes on the course. First the tee shot must avoid the sharp drop off to the stream to the left. The 9th hole (par4, 427 yard) handicap 1, is located on a special island fairway. It is important to follow the tips that hit the ball beyond the hazard by the second shot. When playing Hole 14 (par 5, 508 yard), be careful of the surrounded water and bunkers. But for the long hitters, it’s try to hit over the left bunker. This will open up a chance to go for the green in two.
The additional facilities of Alpine Golf Resort
The Alpine Golf Resort comprises a wide array of golf resorts and club houses with 78 rooms, locker rooms, swimming pools, outdoor ranges, putting greens, restaurants, saunas and additional facilities. The fancy additional facilities, combined with fine re ambiance, makes it a popular way for golfers to relax after their rounds of golf. The healing spa “Heritage Spa” is where you can relax, unwind and leave feeling truly refreshed. Besides golf, you can also enjoy yoga, cycling and football at the resort.
As a golf fanatic, freezing days can’t stop you from playing golf in winter right? How about playing some rounds of golf at the best winter golf destination – Alpine Golf Resort Chiang Mai with your family, love, and friends during your winter vacation? It is always the best to enjoy golf at a warm golf resort with your love!