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Golf in Sabah and Sarawak

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Playing golf in Sabah and Sarawak, East Malaysia has it's own sources to play golf. Usually Sabah and Sarawak are associated with rain forests or diving around paradise islands. Both part of Malaysia, overseas have a lot more to offer then that. Mount Kinabalu in Sabah is the highest mountain in South East Asia.

Both states have a beautiful cultural heritage and a huge animal life with hornbills, snakes and of course, orang utans. Sarawak also has one of the worlds most extensive cave systems, 310 km long. Not for nothing Sarawak and Sabah became great tourist destinations with river safaris, jungle trekking, diving and golf.

Dalit Golf Club and Spa Karambunai Resorts Golf Club Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club Miri Golf Club Bintulu Golf Club Sarawak Golf Club Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club Borneo Golf & Country Club Shan-Shui Golf & Country Club Damai Golf & Country Club golf in Sabah

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Sarawak

Sarawak 5 great golf course we would like to mention here.

Damai Golf & Country Club

Arnold Palmer created the golf course of the Damai Golf & Country Club, an 18 hole, 72 par course. Mount Sanbutong is on one site the main landmark while the South China Sea offers a spectacular sight to the north.

The Damai Golf & Country Club is a 45 minutes drive from Sarawak's capital Kuching

Damai Golf & Country Club
Jalan Santubong,
P.O. Box B203,
Kuching 93862
Sarawak

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Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club

The Hornbill Golf and Jungle Club is part of the Borneo Highlands Resort. This remote mountain hideaway is located at the top a jungle plateau at the Sarawak-Kalimantan border at an altitude of 1000 meters.

With the resort that has 62 well-appointed guestrooms this is an excellent holiday destination.

The Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club is about an hour drive from the Kuching international airport and can accessed by 4 wheel drive.

Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club
Borneo Highlands Resort,
Jalan Borneo Heights, Kota Padawan,
Kuching 93250
Sarawak

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Miri Golf Club

25 minutes driving from the Miri Airport and 15 from the Miri city center you will find Miri Golf Club. It's an 18 hole, 72 par course. Located in the vicinity of a few local Malay villages along the Miri river and the South China Sea, this is a spectacular beautiful place to play your game.

Miri Golf Club
Jalan Datuk Patinggi,
Miri Peninsular,
Miri 98000
Sarawak
Telephone: 085 - 416 787 / 438 190

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Bintulu Golf Club

The Bintulu Golf Club is an international golf course with excellent views over the South China sea. With 18 holes, 72 par this golf course belongs to the best in Sarawak. It is also a course which has preserved quite some of the jungle of which the course was carved out.

Bintulu Golf Club
Jalan Tanjong Kidurong,
P.O. Box 1072,
Bintulu 97000
Sarawak
Telephone: 086 - 252 001

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Sarawak Golf Club

Sarawak Golf Club or Kelab Golf Sarawak is located just 10 km out of Kuching. The locals know it as KGS. It has 36 holes, par 72.

Additional facilities include: Coffee house, restaurant , banquet hall, conference room, fitness and health center, swimming pool, pro-shop, library, badminton, squash courts & tennis courts,

Sarawak Golf Club
Petra Jaya,
Kuching 93050
Sarawak
Telephone: 082 - 440 966

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Sabah

Dalit Bay Golf Club & Spa

Dalit Bay Golf Club & Spa is about 40 minutes drive from Kota Kinabalu in the wet lands. Thus it is not surprising that water plays a significant role in the golf course.The Dalit Bay Golf Course is a uniquely designed 18 holes, par 72 golf course build in a former mangrove swamp. Sometimes you may find an orangutan or two hanging around, watching

The Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort and Dalit Bay Golf and Country Club are often described as a perfect sanctuary with its own nature reserve, wildlife and private beaches.

Dalit Bay Golf Club & Spa
Pantai Dalit,
P.O.Box 578 Tuaran,
Tuaran 89208
Sabah
Telephone: 088 - 791 188

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Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club features 27 holes facing the South China Sea. It's conveniently located in Kota Kinabalu with all the additional facilities you can you may need plus the nearby city center of Kota Kinabalu itself.

Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard,
Kota Kinabalu 88100
Sabah

Many thanks for this page goes to Tourism Malaysia and their free magazine: Malaysia, your golfing paradise.

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Karambunai Resorts Golf Club

The Karambunai Resorts Golf Club is located about 30 km from Kota Kinabalu. It is designed by Ronald Fream, this 18 holes par 72-championship course requires a golfer to display both strength and strategy.

The Nexus Resort Karambunai is almost next door. Accommodations include Presidential Villas and suites fronting the beach. There are numerous restaurants, entertainment club and lounges, Ballroom and convention facilities within the Resort.

Karambunai Resorts Golf Club
P.O.Box 270,
Menggatal
Kota Kinabalu 88450
Sabah

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Borneo Golf & Country Club

Borneo Highlands is the perfect hideaway for those seeking a refuge faraway from the hectic elements of the city. The Resort is a one-of-a-kind Retreat destination for Golf, Spa and Nature.

Golfer's Paradise: Borneo Highlands flaunts one of the most picturesque golf courses in the region. The Par 72, 18 Hole course (launched by Tiger Woods in year 1999) is designed to reflect the natural features and contours of its unique highland location, allowing the golfer to play amidst breathtakingly untampered jungle surroundings.

Spa Haven: Set against the lush greenery of the pristine jungle of Borneo Highlands, the uniquely themed "Jungle Spa" has all the elements of a therapeutic atmosphere. Indulge your body, mind and soul in the traditional native Bidayuh methods of treatments and therapies.

Nature's Sanctuary: With the rainforest as your playground, the Resort offers endless attractions and recreational activities to fill your day. Attraction and activities include the not-to-be-missed visit to the Kalimantan View Point, walks through our jungle trails, dips at the Simangah Waterfall, Birdwatch along the edge of the majestic Mountain Penrissen, Horseback Ride at the plateau areas and so on.

As an exclusive retreat destination, our guests' privacy is our utmost priority. With the number of guests kept to just 60 a day, they have the resort almost entirely to themselves.

Borneo Golf & Country Club
KM69 Papar-Beaufort Highway,
Bongawan,
Bongawan 89700
Sabah

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Shan-Shui Golf & Country Club

Shan-Shui Golf & Country Club is located just outside Tawau on the east coast of Sabah. It will take a 45 minutes flight from Kota Kinabalu.

This 18 hole, par 72 course was designed by golf architects Nelson and Harworth. It covers over 365 acres and weaves through rubber, cocoa and coconut plantations and features streams and lakes, ravines and hills.

Shan-Shui Golf & Country Club
Mile 9, Apas Rd Tawau, P.O.Box 973,
Tawau,
91008 Sabah
Telephone: 089 - 916 999/888

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