TPC Kuala Lumpur (West course)


5-star : simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.
   TPC Kuala Lumpur (West course) Est. 1991

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TPC Kuala Lumpur (West course): With a major upgrade project completed in the late 2000s, TPC KL's West course has risen again to challenge the likes of Saujana, Kota Permai and The Mines for top honours amongst Malaysia's golf course elite.

The front-nine on the West takes you on an expansive journey, initially climbing up the left side of the layout, before several scenic holes with panoramic views are played at the course's highest elevations, alongside the jungle-clad hills of Bukit Kiara (bukit meaning hill or mountain). At the par-3 8th and the tight and water protected par-4 9th you descend again to the clubhouse.

Encircled by the front-nine, the slightly more open back-nine frequently brings water hazards into play, as well as confronting you with an often spectacular array of bunkering alongside the contoured fairways. Several of the greenside bunkers are deep and unforgiving, should your approach shots be wayward. Like the front-nine, there are plenty of elevation changes - initially sloping away from and then bringing you back down to the clubhouse. The par-4 2nd is one of many challenging holes played from an elevated tee, with water dangerously in play as you approach the green.

Expectations are that the completely re-laid greens will be some of the best around, and the quality of green-keeping will remain high, as befits one of Malaysia's most prestigious golf clubs. [Unlike the East course, the West is not floodlit for night golf].

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Making Contact

TPC Kuala Lumpur
10 Jalan 1/70D, off Jalan Bukit Kiara,
Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 60000
Malaysia
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Office   +60 (0)3 2093 1111
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +60 (0)3 2093 3393

Email  
Website   www.tpckl.com
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and residential.
 
Designer: Original design by Robin Nelson & Rodney Wright (1991), with some later revisions by Peter Thomson. Major redesign by Parslow & Winter Golf Design (2008).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6741
Par 72
SSS or Slope
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-71 East course (6288 mtrs from back-tees).
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How2Get There?

7 km W of Kuala Lumpur centre
10 minutes drive west of KL city centre. From the Kiara Interchange on the E23 (Sprint Expressway) follow direction KLGCC.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Outside visitor fee not applicable; members only course. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
TPC Kuala Lumpur is a private club. Guests may only play on the West course if hosted by a member. 
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Other Information
Golf carts compulsory.

Practice facilities
Excellent, including a fully automated three-tier driving range.
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Did you know?

TPC Kuala Lumpur was formerly known as Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club. As a member of the Sime Darby Group, it is renowned as one of Kuala Lumpur's most prestigious social and leisure retreats, boasting a full range of facilities that include: badminton, squash, swimming pools, tennis, billiards, 10-pin bowling, fitness centre and excellent restaurants. Both the East and West courses at TPC Kuala Lumpur underwent major upgrade and redesign projects in the late 2000s.

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Published Ranking
2016 Golf Digest rating: 2nd best course of the 200 courses in Malaysia.
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Location

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Latitude: (3.139621)
Longitude: (101.638333)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Eastin Hotel 4-star
13, Jalan 16/11, Pusat Dagang Seksyen 16, 46350 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
+60 (0)3 7665 1111
www.eastin.com

Eastin Hotel is located on prestigious Jalan Damansara, an upmarket vicinity nestled between and just about 15 minutes drive from Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur city. An international business class hotel with 388 well appointed guestrooms and suites catering to discerning travellers.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km TPC Kuala Lumpur; Tropicana; Saujana; Glenmarie; Bukit Jambul; Royal Selangor.
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Golf within 30 km Templer Park; KGSAAS; Kota Permai; The Mines; Palm Garden; Bangi.
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Saujana Resort 5-star
Jalan Lapangan Terbang SAAS, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor
+60 (0)3 7843 1234
www.thesaujanahotel.com

The Saujana is part of GHM hotels, which operates a chain of world-class hotels in south-east Asia and beyond. Guests at The Saujana can enjoy all the facilities of a top-quality resort hotel, including well appointed accommodation, a wonderful range of restaurants, banquet and conference rooms, swimming pools, spas and many other recreational facilities and activities. Also in Malaysia, located on Langkawi island in north-west Malaysia, the GHM portfolio includes another stunning stay & play resort for golfers, namely Datai Bay Golf Club, with 5-star oceanside accommodation in The Datai and The Andaman hotels.

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