When we talk about Malaysia, we all know it is the ultimate travel destination for travelers. From food to art Malaysia has everything a traveler can ask for. But if you are a traveler and a golfer then Deemples has good news for you! In our article, we have featured the 10 Best Golf Courses in Malaysia to make your vacation more exciting.

We are writing about the 10 best golf courses in Malaysia so couldn’t add more than 10. But definitely, there are more golf courses that deserve to be on the list. It was hard to narrow down to 10. Let’s begin!

1. TPC Kuala Lumpur:

TPC Kuala Lumpur Best Golf Courses in Malaysia
TPC Kuala Lumpur

Nestled in the lush greenery and a hilltop setting of Bukit Kiara, TPC Kuala Lumpur is a premier golf and country club. It is one of the best golf courses in KL and is situated right at the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

The main attraction of TPC KL is its green getaway which helps the golfers to escape from their monotonous life. Other than the scenic beauty, TPC KL also hosted the CIMB Classic and Sime Darby LPGA. Memberships are quite expensive in TPC, around RM200k!

TPC Course Details :

Par72
Length6040 yards
Course Rating70.0
Slope Rating113

2. Saujana Golf & Country Club:

Saujana Golf and Country Club Best Golf Courses in Malaysia
Saujana Golf and Country Club

Establishing itself as the No. 1 golf club in Malaysia is the Saujana Golf & Country Club. They were made up of rolling hills and tranquil lakes with two internationally renowned golf facilities – the Palm Course and the Bunga Raya Course – both designed by Ronald Fream. They are hosting Maybank Championship every year.

Saujana Golf & Country Club has two golf courses each having an 18-hole par 72. Palm course is the star of SGCC among these two courses. Though Bunga Raya is not the star it’s also quite famous among the golfers for its longevity and layouts. Click here to read more.

Saujana Golf Course Details :

Par72
Length6610 yards
Course Rating73.0
Slope Rating140

3. The Mines Resort And Golf Club:

The Mines Resort and Golf Club Best Golf Courses in Malaysia
The Mines Resort and Golf Club

The Mines Resort and Golf Club is undoubtedly one of the best golf courses in Selangor, Malaysia. If you are coming from Kuala Lumpur International Airport it will take you a 45-minute drive to get there. This 18-hole par 72 golf course won several awards including – The top 100 Course, the Number 2 Course in Malaysia, and the Top 10 Course in Asia.

They also hosted various professional events like the World Cup of Golf in 1997, the Kuala Lumpur Open, The KL SEA Games 2017, etc. Now you can join Mines Resort’s games on Deemples as well!

The Mines Resort Course Details :

Par71
Length5749 yards
Course Rating70.6
Slope Rating126

4. The Els Club – Desaru Coast:

The-ElS-Club-Desaru-Coast
The ElS Club-Desaru Coast

This golf course is situated in the South East Peninsular Malaysia, just a 1-hour drive from downtown Johor and 1 hour 45 minutes from Singapore if you choose to take the road. Desaru Coast has two golf courses- the Ocean Course and the Valley Course. The Ocean course was designed by Ernie Els in 2016, whereas the Valley course was designed by Vijay Singh and later jointly developed by Ernie Els in 2017.

In both the courses, you will get some high-risk-reward shots where appropriate club selection is a must. They both provide challenges for all skill levels. Click to read more.

The Els Club Course Details :

Par72
Length6902 yards
Course Rating72.8
Slope Rating134

5. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club:

Kota Permai Golf and Country Club Best Golf Courses in Malaysia
Kota Permai Golf and Country Club

Kota Permai Golf & Country Club opened in 1998 in Kota Kemuning. Before this, Kota Kemuning was not particularly known as a great golfing place. But, when Kota Permai Golf & Country Club opened with its 18-hole Kota Permai championship course designed by top international architect Ross Watson. It has drawn golfers by the droves, garnering a reputation among Malaysia’s golfing community. 

It is considered to be one of the best golf courses in Kuala Lumpur and also in Asia. Mainly because  KPGCC has an extensive portfolio of professional golf championships and events. For example, the qualifying sessions for the World Cup of Golf in 2007 and one European Tour Malaysian Open had been done here. Not to forget, a lot of business people golf here to connect with each other. So if you are one, you better start golfing here.

Course Details :

Par72
Length5996 yards
Course Rating71.0
Slope Rating125

6. The ELS Club – Teluk Datai, Langkawi:

The Els Club, Teluk Datai
The Els Club, Teluk Datai

The Els Club is one of the most extravagant golf courses in Malaysia. It consists of 18 holes with par 72. The club came in 83rd in the world for the top 100 greatest golf courses in the world. If you’re planning on visiting The Els Club, it’s only a 40 minutes drive from the Langkawi International Airport. The Els offers an ocean view with a beautiful mountain and rainforest backdrop.

In fair exchange for the golf course’s breathtaking view and atmosphere, the green fee for a tee time slot at the Els is lavish compared to other courses in Malaysia.

The ELS Club – Teluk Datai Course Details :

Par72
Length6031 yards
Course Rating69.6
Slope Rating118

7. The Royal Selangor Golf Club:

Royal Selangor Golf Club
Royal Selangor Golf Club

Founded in 1893, The Royal Selangor Golf Club is best known for its acronym and illustrious history. RSGC offers an incredible view of the city center and a panoramic landscape of the city’s skyline from the 45 hole parkland course. Even if a member brings you in, it’ll cost you RM500 per round.

This golf course is not only one of the oldest but also the founding ground of golf in Malaysia. Located in the ‘Golden Triangle’ of Kuala Lumpur City Center and only 30 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

The Royal Selangor Golf Course Details :

Par72
Length6742 yards
Course Rating72.3
Slope Rating126

8. Glenmarie Golf & Country Club:

Glenmarie Golf and Country Club
Glenmarie Golf and Country Club

Since its establishment in 1993, the Glenmarie & Country Club has come a long way and is currently renowned as one of the best golf courses in Kuala Lumpur. Once you get a glimpse of the GGCC, the reasons for its fame become crystal clear. Because GGCC’S had created a new benchmark for the state-of-the-art maintenance processes, which its owner the DRB-HICOM Group have put in place.

It sure helps to ensure that the club exceeds expectations time and time again especially the drainage system. They can start resume just minutes after a heavy downpour since it is so advance. It certainly seems that no expense has been spared in helping to ensure that the most up-to-date machinery is used at all times. And their field staff is constantly working on new ideas to improve and upgrade the courses. Clearly, Glenmarie Country Club is one of the best golf courses in Kuala Lumpur.

Glenmarie Golf Course Details :

Par72
Length5916 yards
Course Rating70.5
Slope Rating128

9. Tiara Melaka Golf & Country Club:

Tiara Melaka Golf and Country Club
Tiara Melaka Golf and Country Club

Tiara Melaka Golf & Country Club is located in Ayer Keroh in Malaysia. This course was designed by Nelson, Wright and Hayworth and established in 2001. Once you are in Tiara golf course you will be stunned by the natural jungle vibe of this golf course. The golf club offers three golf courses, meaning golfers can choose between 9-hole challenges among their Lake course, the Woodland course and the Meadow course. All of these three courses have been designed differently so that the golfers can have different platforms while playing.

As per their names, the Lake course comes with several water challenges before you can get to the 9th hole. In the Woodland course you will get wooden restrictions and in the Meadow course you will have to face different challenges which include palm trees and other obstacles.

Tiara Melaka Golf Course Details :

Par72
Length5913 yards
Course Rating72.0
Slope Rating136

10. Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club:

Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club
Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club

Horizon Hills is one of the most modern and hidden jewels among all the golf courses in Johor. It was established in 2008 and was designed by Ross Watson. This golf course is sitting in the heart of Nusajaya with 1,200 hectares.

Around the years they have brought many changes to the course between their tee and green. If you are a golf lover Horizon hills is one of the golf courses which can be included into any playlist while golfing in Johor.

Horizon Hills Golf Course Details :

Par72
Length5921 yards
Course Rating71.9
Slope Rating134

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