Playa Dorada Golf Course


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   Playa Dorada Golf Course Est. 1976

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Playa Dorada Golf Course: A long way from the major golfing centres on the east coast (Punta Cana/Bavaro) and south coast (La Romana/Juan Dolio), the Playa Dorada resort is located in the north of Dominican Republic, near the busy oceanside town of Puerta Plata. The Robert Trent Jones designed golf course here is predominantly used by golfers staying at any of the seven or eight resort hotels in Playa Dorada. At times quite open, at others more tree-lined, this pleasant parkland course gracefully weaves its way around the Playa Dorada domain. Occasionally passing the resort hotels, the layout strikes down to the ocean for two or three beachside holes on each of the two nine-hole loops. The flattish terrain, contrasting with impressive mountain vistas inland, makes Playa Dorada an easy walking course. With generally good-width fairways and nicely-shaped, flattish bunkering, this is a golf course on which handicappers of all levels can hone their skills.

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

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Making Contact

Playa Dorada Golf Course
Playa Dorada,
Puerto Plata,  
Caribbean
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Office   +1 (809) 320 3472
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +1 (809) 320 2773

Email   info@playadoradagolf.com
Website   www.playadoradagolf.com
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Golf Pro
 
Juan Luis Hazim
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Academy
 
Playa Dorada Golf Academy
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Relatively flat terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Tropical forest, residential and oceanside.
 
Designer: Robert Trent Jones Sr.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6765 5984 5361
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.6 71.4 70.5
 
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How2Get There?

48 km N of Santiago
Located just off Hwy 5, Playa Dorada is 5 km south-east of Puerto Plata.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2014/15 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (Nov thru' April): US$75. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted only with a caddie. Players using a cart must use at least one caddie per golf cart.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

The origins of the Playa Dorada complex date back to 1976, when the Central Bank of the Dominican Republic funded the first developments in what was to become one of the island's largest resort developments. Based on multiple resort hotels (now 14 in total), the complex offers the safety of a private enclave, located just 15 minutes from Puerto Plata International Airport, and 5 minutes from the picturesque village of Puerto Plata. The facilities and amenities include an RTJ designed golf course, beach club, commercial centre, great variety of aquatic sports, tennis, limitless dining experiences and night life - thanks to more than 47 restaurants, 3 casinos, bars and discotheques.

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Location

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Latitude: (19.767592)
Longitude: (-70.642776)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Gran Ventana Beach Resort 
Playa Dorada, Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic
+1 (809) 320 3232
www.granventanahotel.com

This Puerta Plata beach resort offers a distinctive blend of sophisticated design with the charm and hospitality of the Dominican Republic. The resort's lobby extends with beamed ceilings and a view of the ocean as its centerpiece. Great service and a sense of relaxation greet singles, couples and families from the moment of arrival.

Golf at this hotel Playa Dorada
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Golf within 10 km No
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Victoria Beach & Golf Resort 
Playa Dorada, Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic
+1 (809) 320 3232
www.victoriagolfhotel.com

The Victoria Resort Golf & Beach, a charming, smaller resort, re-opened in December 2005 after a multimillion-dollar renovation. Focused on the golf and honeymoon markets, golfers enjoy reduced rates at the adjacent 18-hole Robert Trent Jones golf course. Guests can choose between "all inclusive" and "bed & breakfast" meal plans.

Golf at this hotel Playa Dorada
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