Palm Garden Golf Club

IOI Resort,

Putrajaya, Selangor 62502

  • Office

    +60 (0)3 8947 6310
  • Pro shop

    +60 (0)3 8947 6310
  • Fax

    +60 (0)3 8947 6388

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain - a few (quite severe) slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and residential.

  • Designer:

    Original design by Rick Robbins; substantially redesigned by Ted Parslow & Jason Winter (2009).
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6027
5361
4978
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
70.2
68.0
70.9

Location

Latitude:

2.964805

Longitude:

101.716518

How to get there:

22 km S of Kuala Lumpur centre

From either the E9 (Lebuhraya Sungai Besi Expressway) or the E2 (North-South Expressway), approx 20 km south of downtown KL, take the E26-SKVE (South Klang Valley Expressway). After approx 3 km entrance to Palm Garden (IOI Resort) is on your left.

Palm Garden Golf Club

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

Est. 1993

Palm Garden Golf Club: Part of the IOI Resort City, Palm Garden originally offered 27 holes of championship golf. In 2009 the layout was scaled back to 18 holes, and at the same time substantially improved. The IOI-nine was divested for residential development, while the Putra and Palm nines were transformed into the current Eugenia and Bismarck nines.

The front-nine loop (Eugenia) presents a pleasant palm-lined parkland environment, with not insignificant elevation changes. After a relatively easy-going start, played under the watchful gaze of the Puteri Palma apartment blocks, things ramp-up at the straight par-5 4th ... OB flanks the rightside of this hole, and water needs to be crossed in front of the green. There's not too much more water on the front-nine, as you play up to and away from the same condo blocks you saw at the beginning.

The presence of water increases as you get into the back-nine loop, becoming a constant threat from the par-5 13th onward. The culmination of a collection of small ponds on the back-nine, comes at the island-green par-17th and the peninsula-green of the attractive par-4 18th. Both holes make full use of the same small lake.

With various hi-rise blocks, electricity pylons, and some busy roads beyond the course boundaries, you'll not get the feeling you've escaped from KL's urban embrace. But the Parslow-Winter revamp of Palm Garden will give you plenty of golfing challenges to shift your focus from the bustle of city life.
List of courses: Around Kuala Lumpur

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends. Course is floodlit for night golf.

Must book in advance. Handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays RM290; weekends RM490; golf cart RM140; caddie fee RM80.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts available for hire. Caddies available.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Palm Garden Golf Club is part of the IOI Resort, a maiden resort project undertaken by the IOI Group. In addition to the Golf Club, the resort also comprises the Palm Garden Hotel, Putrajaya Marriott Hotel, Business Towers, Beverly bungalows and Puteri Palma condominiums.

Where2Stay

  • Palm Garden Hotel (IOI Resort)4-star

    IOI Resort City, 62502 Putrajaya.

    +60 (0)3 8943 2233

    Visit website
    The Palm Garden Hotel, like the neighbouring Marriott, is located in the IOI Resort City, in the rapidly developing district of Putrajaya (which is home to the federal government of Malaysia). It also overlooks the Palm Garden golf course, and is home to an excellent array of restaurants, business and conference facilities and many recreational activities.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Palm Garden

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Bangi; Mines Resort.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Staffield; Bukit Jalil; Kajang Hill; Royal Selangor; TPC Kuala Lumpur; Kota Permai; KGSAAS; Glenmarie; Saujana; Tropicana.

  • Marriott Hotel Putrajaya5-star

    IOI Resort City, 62502 Putrajaya.

    +60 (0)3 8949 8888

    Visit website
    This large and impressive Marriott hotel is located in the IOI Resort City, in the rapidly developing district of Putrajaya (which is home to the federal government of Malaysia). The Marriott overlooks the Palm Garden golf course, and counts amongst its many facilities the Palm Spa, a host of top-quality restaurants, swimming pools, fitness centre, conference and banquet facilities.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Palm Garden

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Bangi; The Mines.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Kajang Hill; Staffield; Bukit Jalil; Royal Selangor; TPC Kuala Lumpur; Glenmarie; Saujana; Tropicana; KGSAAS; Kota Permai.

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