GOLFING IN BARBADOS
s the interest for GOLF IN BARBADOS increases, the island poises itself to become the No.1 choice for Caribbean Golf Vacations / Holidays and one of the most exciting Golfing destinations in the world.Golfing in Barbados started late, with Sandy Lane being the only 18 hole course on the island. Since then, Barbados has gained more World Class Golf courses hosting World Golf championships with each course having its own varying challenges and stunning views. During 2006 Barbados was host to the World Golf Championships World Cup at the Sandy Lane Resort.
BARBADOS GOLF COURSES - in the SOUTH COAST area
The Barbados Golf Club is an 18 hole Championship course open to the public. It had been sanctioned by the PGA European Tour to host a tournament.
A 9 hole course is located at the Rockley Golf Club, a well maintained Resort course.
BARBADOS GOLF COURSES - in the WEST COAST area
The Sandy Lane Golf Club is an exclusive club with three courses,
The elegance and beauty of the course at Royal Westmoreland, another exclusive club and one of the best of Robert Trent Jones Jnr.'s designs.
Almond Beach Village has a 9 hole course, not very challenging but caters to the all-inclusive market.
The Apes Hill Club is an 18 hole course with multiple tees, elevated to showcase the breathtaking West and East coast views.
Most of the prestigious Golf Courses in Barbados have been designed by top International Golfers and highly reputable International Golf Architects, which is why they attract the rich and famous and many returning celebrities.
For a family day there are the fun filled MINIATURE GOLF COURSES which are very popular with both locals and visitors alike.