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Sheshan International Golf Club

Linyin Ave, Sheshan Natl Tourism Resort,

Songjiang District, Shanghai 201602

  • Office

    +86 21 5779 8088
  • Pro shop

    +86 21 5779 8088
  • Fax

    +86 21 5765 7288

About the course

  • The Course:

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

  • Surroundings:

    Residential and highway (on north and east sides of course).

  • Designer:

    Robin Nelson & Neil Haworth

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7143
6779
5435
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

31.105843

Longitude:

121.217694

How to get there:

33 km SW of central Shanghai.

Sheshan (International) Golf Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 2004

Sheshan Golf Club (aka Sheshan International Golf Club) is home to a championship golf course that ranks as one of the best inland layouts in China. It also regularly hosts the top professional golfers in World Golf Championship (WGC) events ... many major champions have stood atop the victory rostrum here at Sheshan.

Although bounded by busy roads on three sides of the layout, the middle section of the front-nine gets you alongside a small river on the west side of the course. The green of the par-3 4th sits right alongside the river. At other times ponds present a relatively constant threat, and nowhere more so than on the closing six hole stretch. Water nags away on your rightside from the tee of the doglegging par-4 13th all the way back to the green of the par-5 18th.

The course at Shanghai's premier and most exclusive club, is one of China's most admired tree-lined and water-defended parkland layouts. Nelson and Haworth's excellently crafted and challenging holes, are supported by impeccable presentation and maintenance ... a treat for those fortunate enough to be invited to play here.

Stay & Play at Sheshan International: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below ... one assumes this accommodation is exclusively for members and their guests(?).

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club; guests staying at The Lodge (by invitation only?) can reserve tee-times on the golf course.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; course exclusively for members and their guests.

Other information

Caddies available.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Some of the world's very best players have claimed victories here at Sheshan Golf Club, amongst them: Rory McIlroy, Xander Schauffele, Justin Rose, Hideki Matsuyama, Bubba Watson, Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Francesco Molinari, Phil Mickelson, Sergio Garcia and David Howell. (See our Tournaments section >by Venue >Sheshan Intl.).

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: No.1 course in China.

Where2Stay

  • The Lodge at Sheshan International Golf Club5-star

    288 New Linyin Ave, Sheshan National Tourism Resort, Songjiang District, Shanghai 201602.

    +86 21 3765 8808

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    The Lodge at Sheshan International Golf Club (exclusively for members and their guests?) is a boutique golf hotel that can accommodate all its guests’ needs. Nestled in the heart of the golf club the Lodge provides easy access to the Golf Instruction Centre, the practice range and chipping and putting areas. The large and luxurious rooms are fitted with Spanish-style furniture and friendly staff will look after your every need.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Sheshan Intl.

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Tianma.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Shanghai Silport; Enhance Anting.

  • Le Méridien She Shan Shanghai5-star

    1288 Linyin Xin Rd, Sheshan, Shanghai 201602

    +86 21 5779 9999

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    Le Méridien She Shan Shanghai is in the Song Jiang district, approximately 46 km southwest of Shanghai city center. The hotel is built next to the National Tourist Resort and the largest manmade lake in Shanghai. The hotel offers a luxury experience in all its 327 contemporary guest rooms and suites, each averaging a spacious 55 sq metres.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Sheshan Intl (2.5 km); Tianma.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Shanghai Silport; Enhance Anting.

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