Mission Hills Haikou

1 Mission Hills Blvd,

Haikou, Hainan 571155

  • Office

    +86 898 6868 3888
  • Pro shop

    +86 898 6868 3888
  • Fax

    86 898 6550 3717
  • Academy

    Hank Haney Academy Haikou

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Wooded hills.

  • Designer:

    Brian Curley (Schmidt-Curley Design).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7297
6452
5101
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope

At the same location:

The ten 18-hole golf courses at Mission Hills Haikou occupy two separate sections, each section with its own clubhouse.

The northern section (around the resort centre) is home to the following courses: BLACKSTONE (par-73; 7808 yds from back tees); VINTAGE (par-72; 7363 yds); SANDBELT TRAILS (par-72; 7297 yds) and STEPPING STONE (par-54; 2157 yds).

The southern section is home to the following courses: LAVA FIELDS (par-72; 7475 yds); MEADOW LINKS (par-72; 6673 yds); SHADOW DUNES (par-70; 6428 yds); STONE QUARRY (par-70; 6029 yds); THE PRESERVE (par-70; 6465 yds) and DOUBLE PIN (par-54; 1921 yds).

680 km to the north east of Mission Hills Haikou, a further seven courses can be found at Mission Hills Shenzhen and five at Mission Hills Dongguan.

Location

Latitude:

19.907036

Longitude:

110.301775

How to get there:

20 km S of Haikou.

Mission Hills Haikou (Sandbelt Trails course)

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 2011

The Sandbelt Trails course at Mission Hills, Haikou was designed with the sandbelt courses around Melbourne, Australia in mind. The likes of Royal Melbourne, Kingston Heath and Metropolitan steered many of Brian Curley's design ideas for this well-rated and challenging layout.

A cornucopia of intimidating bunkering provides a constant threat from the tee and around the greens. While several bunkers blend into the native jungle vegetation without a clean edge, others rise above the fairway and green surfaces providing a clear and present threat. The layout's large undulating greens feature plenty of movement, while square teeing grounds add to the layout's distinctive character.

The gently rolling, often flattish terrain gives plenty of width from the tee, allowing alternative angles of attack for approach shots. Further enhancing the Australian feel, tall eucalyptus trees also make their presence felt. This well-crafted "sandbelt" design offers plenty of golfing challenge ... not least a thorough test for your shot-making from bunkers.

Mission Hills Haikou, home to no less than 10 golf courses, is one of the world's largest golf clubs (if not the largest). The courses range in size and stature from the highly-acclaimed Blackstone tournament and Lava Fields layouts, down to the more modestly-sized Stepping Stone and Double Pin executive courses.

Stay & Play at Mission Hills, Haikou: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

List of courses: Hainan Island

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Resort-guest fee, 18-holes: 1,600 yuan.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Golf carts and caddies are compulsory.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Schmidt-Curley Design, and principally Brian Curley, laid out and built all ten layouts at Mission Hills Haikou on Hainan Island. The firm was also responsible for crafting ten of the 12 courses at the "World’s Largest Golf Club," namely the Mission Hills Golf Club in Guangdong province (formerly Canton). The 12 courses are spread between three closely grouped locations, midway between Shenzhen and Dongguan.

Co-founders of Schmidt-Curley, Lee Schmidt and Brian Curley, both worked alongside Pete Dye for several years. Recognition for their work includes consistently high rankings for many of their courses, and acknowledgement as one of the world’s “most influential” course design companies of the recent era.

Where2Stay

  • Mission Hills Hotel Haikou5-star

    1 Mission Hills Blvd, Haikou, Hainan Island 571155

    +86 898 6868 3888

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    Mission Hills Resort Haikou nestles amid lush green gardens with an 18-storey luxury resort block, a nine-storey resort annex, a three-storey clubhouse, shopping arcades, meeting facilities and fully-equipped sports and recreation centres. The complex is built with world-class resort, entertainment, mineral springs and spa facilities, establishing it as one of the most sought-after leisure destinations in China.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Mission Hills: Blackstone, Double Pin, Lava Fields, Meadow Links, Preserve, Sandbelt Trails, Shadow Dunes, Stepping Stone, Stone Quarry & Vintage courses.

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      West Coast; Haikou Meishi Intl; Meilan.

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