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Templer Park Country Club

Km 21 Jalan Rawang,

Rawang, Kuala Lumpur, Selangor 48000

  • Office

    +60 (0)3 6091 9111
  • Pro shop

    +60 (0)3 6091 9630
  • Fax

    +60 (0)3 6091 9807

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb (but much flatter on front-nine).

  • Surroundings:

    Jungle environment.

  • Designer:

    Japanese course architect Kentaro Sato with input from golfing legend Masashi "Jumbo" Ozaki.
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7143
6343
5480
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

3.298388

Longitude:

101.631882

How to get there:

20 km NW of Kuala Lumpur centre

From the North-South Highway, north of Kuala Lumpur, take the Rawang exit and initially follow direction PTGC (Perengsang Templer Golf Club). Follow PTGC until you see turning on left to TPCC (Templer Park Country Club).

Templer Park Country Club

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

Est. 1991

Templer Park Country Club: It's not just the layout's iconic limestone hill (Bukit Takun/Takun Hill) that creates a special feel to Templer Park. Sato and Ozaki's excellent design, especially the back-nine, also has a lot to commend it. Add in top quality green-keeping and a comfortable Japanese style clubhouse, and most of the ingredients are in place for a challenging and enjoyable round at one of KL's top golf venues.

The flatter and less imposing front-nine will acquaint you with Ozaki's stylish earthmounding and bunkering, which provide good definition to the holes, helped by a light scattering of trees. The generally good-width fairways are complemented by others made tighter by occasional water hazards and OB, ensuring the need for accuracy from the tee. Good quality approach work is always needed to avoid the prodigious greenside bunkering.

The more undulating back-nine starts from the highest part of the course, with wonderful views onto the surrounding jungle-clad hills. The 13th and 14th, both par-4s played in a fairly open environment, will give you a chance to draw breath before commencing the tough closing stretch. The second half of the wonderful par-5 15th plunges downhill towards the green, bordered on the right by thick jungle, with much tall bamboo in evidence.

After a blind drive at the par-4 17th, Ozaki ensures you get a good look at the 18th from the tee. The backdrop is the ever-present Bukit Takun, while in front of you is a substantive carry over water, and plenty of bunkering defending the nicely elevated green. If you are in the Kuala Lumpur area, make sure Templer Park is somewhere near the top of your list of places to play.
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekend afternoons. Front-nine is floodlit for night golf.

Must book in advance. Handicap required

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays RM235, weekends RM485.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Compulsory for visitors to hire a golf cart and caddy.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Bukit Takun, which translates as Takun Mountain, is part of a Malaysia's range of limestone hills and mountains formed over a million years ago. Templer Park Country Club (TPCC) is not to be confused with its near neighbour, Peransang Templer Golf Club (PTGC).

Templer Park has hosted many top-level tournaments, including the Malaysian Open on three occasions (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Templer Park).

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 15th best course in Malaysia.

Where2Stay

  • JW Marriott Hotel, Kuala Lumpur5-star

    183 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur

    +60 (0)3 2715 9000

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    The 29-storey, 561-room hotel is located in the heart of the exciting "Golden Triangle", the city s prime business and shopping district and is adjoins the prestigious Starhill Gallery. It is also located on "Bintang Walk", where shopping centres house top-quality brands, a large variety of restaurants and entertainment outlets.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Selangor; TPC Kuala Lumpur.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Templer Park; Tropicana; Saujana; Glenmarie; KGSAAS; Kota Permai; Bulit Jalil; The Mines; Palm Garden; Bangi; Kajang Hill.

  • Novotel Hydro Majestic Kuala Lumpur4-star

    2 Jalan Kia Peng, 50450 Kuala Lumpur

    +60 (0)3 2147 0888

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    The Novotel Hydro Majestic is conveniently located adjacent to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, in the famous Golden Triangle tourist and commercial precinct. The 28 storey hotel features 291 rooms, an executive floor, 4 restaurants, a fitness centre, spa and swimming pool.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Selangor; TPC Kuala Lumpur.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Templer Park; Tropicana; Saujana; Glenmarie; KGSAAS; Kota Permai; Bulit Jalil; The Mines; Palm Garden; Bangi; Kajang Hill.

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