The Empire Hotel & Country Club


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   The Empire Hotel & Country Club Est. 1997

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The Empire Hotel & Country Club: Breathtaking sea views await as you tee it up on this Jack Nicklaus design at the Empire Hotel & Country Club in Brunei. As the centrepiece of this renowned luxury resort, the championship course winds through tree-lined avenues with spectacular South China Sea views along the way.

Developed from an area of natural woodland, the front-nine holes overlook the ocean from higher ground, the back-nine reaches down to the sea. A plethora of strategically placed bunkers will catch wayward drives that might miss the often tightish fairways. The large double-green shared by the par-4 9th and 18th holes is situated close to the seashore, presenting a memorable view of the sea and the hotel's six-storey glass atrium.

MOST MEMORABLE HOLE: The signature 549-yard par-5 15th, runs directly along the beach with sprawling bunkers looming large from the tee and on your approach to the heavily defended green.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

The Empire Hotel & Country Club
Muara-Tutong Hwy,
Jerudong, Brunei-Muara BG3122
Brunei
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Office   +673 241 8888
Pro Shop   +673 241 8222
Fax

  +673 241 7815

Email   countryclub.reception@theempirehotel.com
Website   www.theempirehotel.com
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Golf Pro
 
Ahmad Bateman (PGA of America, Head Golf Pro)
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Academy
 
The Empire Golf Academy
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and seaside (South China Sea).
 
Designer: Jack Nicklaus
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6427 5597 4837
Par 71 71 71
SSS or Slope 74.1 68.4 69.9
 
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How2Get There?

16 km NW of Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei Town).

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season: Mon-Thur B$170; Fri-Sun B$220. Golf cart included. [Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play rates and packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. The Empire CC course is floodlit for night golf.
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Other Information


Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

The Empire Hotel & Country Club regularly hosts top-level professional tournaments, including Asian and European Tour events, not least the Brunei Open and Brunei Senior Masters (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Empire Hotel & CC).

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Published Ranking
2016 Golf Digest rating: No.1 course of the five courses in Brunei.
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Location

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Latitude: (4.964556)
Longitude: (114.854550)
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The Empire Hotel & Country Club 5-star
Jerudong BG3122, Negara Brunei Darussalam.
+673 241 8888
www.theempirehotel.com

Since opening in 2000, The Empire has become synonymous with Brunei: reflecting the country's majestic and cultural heritage. The Empire Hotel & Country Club is recognised for its excellent location, high standards of service and luxury levels of accommodation.

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