Karuizawa 72 Golf

Minami-karuizawa,

Karuizawa, Kitasaku District, Nagano 389-0113

  • Office

    +81 (0)267 48 0072
  • Pro shop

    +81 (0)267 48 0072
  • Fax

    +81 (0)267 48 2661

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and high mountains.

  • Designer:

    All six 18-hole courses at Karuizawa 72 were designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr, and opened in 1972.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7076
6095
5751
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope

At the same location:

The six 18-hole courses of Karuizawa 72 Golf are (all par-72): NORTH course (7076 yds from back tees); SOUTH course (6598 yds); EAST-IRIYAMA course (6941 yds); EAST-OSHITATE course (6857 yds); WEST-GOLD course (6834 yds); WEST-BLUE course (6791 yds).

Location

Latitude:

36.318373

Longitude:

138.606611

How to get there:

4 km S of Karuizawa town centre.

Karuizawa 72 Golf (North course)

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

Est. 1972

Karuizawa 72 Golf is located in a resort area under the gaze of stunning Mount Asama. The club is home to the well-rated North course, as well as five other 18-hole layouts, all designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. Three separate clubhouses support this 108-hole golf facility, as well as five Prince Hotels in the local area. Course description, images and other details to follow soon.

List of courses: Japan - North

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Must book in advance.

Did you know?

Nearby Mount Asama is the most active volcano on Honshu, the main island of Japan. It stands 2,568 m (8,425 ft) above sea level and has erupted on a relatively frequent basis since records began.

The Prince Hotels & Resorts group operate 31 golf courses in Japan, with a mix of challenging tournament courses and easier-going resort layouts.

Where2Stay

  • Prince Hotels, Karuizawa

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    Located in the area are five Prince hotels, namely: The Prince Karuizawa; Prince Villa Karuizawa; Karuizawa Prince Hotel - East; Karuizawa Prince Hotel - West and the Karuizawa Asama Prince Hotel.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Karuizawa 72 (6 courses)

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Karuizawa GC (private).

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Karuizawa Resort.

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