Golf in Barbados
"It's all changed it used to be cricket"
Sunny weather all year round makes Barbados an ideal location for golfing and the perfect vacation spot for golfers and "would-be" golfers!
The Bajan Golf Courses are;
BARBADOS GOLF CLUB - Golf for all ...
This 6,805 yard par 72 Championship golf course, which is open to the public, is the work of Ron Kirby, one of the world’s most experienced golf course designers. The Barbados Golf Club has teamed up with several Official Partner Hotels to offer affordable golf holiday packages, and special offers. 7 day unlimited golf passes are available from as low as US$364.
Members only golf club. However if you are going to be staying at Glitter Bay and Royal Pavilion, they have special arrangements for you to use their golf course. Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. The course is placed high up on a former sugar plantation. The holes follow the variations of nature. The view of the Caribbean Sea is magnificent. And the course must be viewed as one of the world's most exciting resort courses, complete with a spa, tennis, restaurants and golf villas.
SANDY LANE GOLF CLUB
Tel: 246-432-2829 /246-432-2831
Charge: US$60 for 9 holes, US$100 for 18 holes
Renovation and expansion.
The hotel is being re-built from the ground up. The 18 holes are being expanded to 44 for a master class facility. The course architect is Tom Fazio.
ROCKLEY GOLF COURSE
A pleasant 9-hole course with par 36. It is situated in a Villa resort area with several pools, tennis and club facilities. 18 holes (2 times round the 9 hole course) costs $92.00. 9 hole is $63.25, you can rent clubs at $28.75.
ALMOND BEACH VILLAGE
9-hole par 3 course, more for hotel guest relaxation than a challenge for dedicated golfers.
BELAIR GOLF CLUB (Not open at present)
(Par 3) 9 Holes
Special Golf Packages
All Gems of Barbados hotels have teamed up with the Barbados Golf Club to provide guests of their properties with preferential tee times on this new golf course.
The Barbados Golf Club also offers many special packages through it's Official Partner Hotels.
If you are staying at Inchcape Seaside Villas and Apts, the management will gladly accompany you to play at the prestigous Royal Westmoreland course at a very favourable member guest rate. T-times and lessons at other courses can also be arranged in advance on your behalf.
Dover Beach Hotel, located in the popular St.Lawrence Gap, offers 3 special golf packages!