Kota Permai Golf & Country Club


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Kota Permai Golf & Country Club Est. 1998

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Kota Permai Golf & Country Club is located in the Malaysian state of Selangor, which encircles the capital Kuala Lumpur. Here you will find one of the country's best maintained and most handsome layouts.

Along with its attractive elevation changes, lightly tree-lined and contoured fairways, and fine array of water hazards, you'll also find many round railway-sleepered greenside bunkers. This bunkering creates a distinctive look to several holes, none more so than the signature par-4 2nd, where water dangerously flanks the left side of the fairway, then has to be crossed in front of the green. Two large sleepered bunkers look on from the back of the green, as if admiring this beautifully crafted golf hole.

Playing alongside small lakes and ponds will test your nerve throughout the front-nine (Hicom-nine), but the menace of water evaporates (to an extent) on the equally undulating back-nine (Gamuda-nine). At the long par-4 15th and short tight par-4 16th, water puts in a further telling appearance. These two testing holes are played on opposite sides of the same small lake. Care also needs to be taken with your drive at 18, with a pond lurking along the rightside of the fairway.

Kota Permai includes several stylish holes played from elevated tees back up to elevated greens. The relatively short par-5 12th and longer closing par-5 18th are two fine examples where downhill drives need to be followed by uphill approach play. Although there are plenty of good-size villas around the course perimeter, they never feel intrusive and don't really come into play, even for those occasional wayward shots.

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Making Contact

Kota Permai Golf & Country Club
1 Jalan 31/100A, Kota Kemuning, Section 31,
Shah Alam, Selangor 40460
Malaysia
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Office   +60 (0)3 5122 3700
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +60 (0)3 5122 3702

Email   kpgcc@kotapermai.com.my
Website   www.kotapermai.com.my
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Residential setting.
 
Designer: Ross Watson
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6382 5605 5008
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.3 69 71.5
 
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How2Get There?

26 km SW of Kuala Lumpur centre.
From the Shah Alam Expressway (E5 - KESAS) 25 km SW of KL centre, exit at the Kemuning Interchange. Follow the Persiaran Kota Kemuning south, direction Kota Permai G&CC.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays RM286; weekends RM508; golf cart RM127; caddie fee RM95. Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays; more restricted at weekends. Closed on Mondays.  Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 24; women 36.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts available for hire. Caddies available.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

In the Malay language, Kota Permai means "serene and beautiful"; aptly enough, Kota Permai G&CC has captivated the golfing fraternity with its undoubted charms since opening in 1998. Set within the township of Kota Kemuning, the Hicom Gamuda developed property continues to impress all who walk its fairways.

Kota Permai has hosted many top-level tournaments, including the Volvo Masters of Malaysia from 1998. When the event was upgraded to the Asian Tour's season-ending Volvo Masters of Asia, Kota Permai hosted the inaugural edition in 2002. Since then the club has been a regular Asian Tour venue (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Kota Permai).

Kota Permai is owned by the property development company Gamuda Land, who also own the Horizon Hills golf and residential development in Johor.

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Published Ranking
2020 Golf Digest rating: 4th best course in Malaysia.
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Location

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Latitude: (2.996581)
Longitude: (101.535704)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Grand BlueWave Hotel Shah Alam 5-star
Persiaran Perbandaran, Seksyen 14, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor.
+60 (0)3 5511 8811
www.bluewavehotels.com

Situated in the heart of the business and commercial hub of Shah Alam, Grand BlueWave Hotel is located just next to the State Museum and Library and a five minutes' walk from the famous Blue Mosque.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km KGSAAS (Kelab Golf Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah); Glenmarie; Saujana; Tropicana; Kota Permai.
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Golf within 30 km TPC Kuala Lumpur; Royal Selangor; Bukit Jalil; Mines Resort; Palm Garden.
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Holiday Inn Glenmarie Kuala Lumpur 4-star
1 Jalan Usahawan U1/8, Seksyen U1, 40250 Shah Alam, Selangor.
+60 (0)3 7803 1000
www.holidayinn.com

Following a major refurbishment, the Holiday Inn provides an excellent quality of accommodation and facilities, with excellent views over Glenmarie's two 18-hole championship golf courses. Guests can expect a modern, contemporary experience while enjoying the relaxed ambience that Holiday Inn is famous for. An ideal location from which to explore KL's many other quality golf courses.

Golf at this hotel Glenmarie (Valley and Garden courses)
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Golf within 10 km Saujana; Tropicana; KGSAAS; Kota Permai; TPC Kuala Lumpur.
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Golf within 30 km Royal Selangor; Bukit Jalil; Mines Resort; Palm Garden.
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