Friday, October 17, 2008

Springfield Royal Country Club

Jack Nicklaus put his name to the design of this beautiful course. Located 25 minutes from Hua Hin, High handicappers beware of the long waste bunkers!! Green fee = THB 3500.

Springfield Royal Country Club presents the golfer with a wonderful, 27 beautifully designed, landscaped holes - each challenges your senses of aesthetics as well as your golfing skills.

Opened in 1993, this intriguing course will provide a challenge for golfers of all standards as they thread their way through well-placed hazards to greens of the highest standard. Accuracy is required at all times as the fairways are flanked by a series of hillocks and covered by a forest of small trees.

Springfield Royal Country Club offer 27 holes of top flight gold designed by Jack Nicklaus and Schmidt & Curly Gold Design. Course A is the mountain course. Course B is the lake course. Course C is the valley course.

It is a true Jack Nicklaus masterpiece. A championship course with five sets of tees to play from, the course offers varying degrees of difficulty that accentuate the dramatic lush landscape. Be prepared for some long carries if you are brave enough to play from the back tees.

The course yardage from the gold tees is 7063 yards, white tees 6281 yards and from the red tees 5660 yards.