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Black Mountain Golf Club

565 Moo 7, Nong Hieng Rd, Hin Lek Fai,

nr Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110

  • Office

    +66 (0)32 618 666
  • Pro shop

    +66 (0)32 618 667
  • Fax

    +66 (0)32 514 522
  • Golf pro

    Jorgen Persson (PGA Sweden).

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Open parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside, jungle and residential.

  • Designer:

    Phil Ryan
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7591
6091
5687
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75.5
70.4
73.3

At the same location:

Above distances are for the East-North combination. At 3,732 yards from the back tees, the West-nine is of similar length as the other two nines.

Location

Latitude:

12.614086

Longitude:

99.891616

How to get there:

10 km W of Hua Hin

FROM HUA HIN centre, take Soi 56 (Hua Hin Tansamai), cross the railway and then canal, and follow signs for approx 10 km to golf course. FROM ROUTE 4 (Cha Am-Pranburi Bypass Road), heading south, turn left at the Black Mountain GC sign, which comes approx 4 km before the Hua Hin/Pala-U junction.

Black Mountain Golf Club

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 2007

Black Mountain Golf Club: Upon its arrival in 2007, this exciting and scenic newcomer to golf in Thailand, quickly established itself among Thailand's top courses. The original East-North nines, were later joined by the West-nine loop of holes. Surrounded by jungle-clad hills on three sides, the "open" side of the courses offer views to far-away mountains.

The original East-North layout fits neatly into a natural bowl, which creates plenty of elevation change and dramatic contouring. Here you will discover many innovative design features as well as several holes demanding good course management. These "shot-maker" holes are balanced with many others where you can rip-it with the big timber, find your ball and recover your par with a well-hit approach shot.

The layout includes a few partly blind tee and approach shots, but nothing as demanding or as numerous as found on the average British seaside links.

On the North-nine loop (the original layout's back-nine), two short par-4s offer tempting risk-reward opportunities. The North's 7th, is the only hole on the course to traverse the base of the mountain, the others run in a more or less straight line from the clubhouse to the mountain and back again. The 8th (North) requires a lay-up drive to a postage stamp fairway, before crossing water to the green ... there's also the option to drive the green, a 374-yard downhill larrup from the back tees!

Although there are several slopes within the East-North routing (the West-nine is flatter), none are overly steep or demanding. This allows golfers the opportunity to walk the course, even if the heat and humidity compels most to take a buggy. A smattering of real estate on one side of the North course is not detrimental to the splendour of the views, which are created by the course's unique position at the foot of Black Mountain.
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: 3,900 Baht (all days); golf cart 700 Baht; caddie fee 350 Baht.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts available for hire. Caddies used by all players.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Black Mountain's exciting golf course and very stylish clubhouse are the inspiration of Swedish investor Stig Notlov. This might explain why nordic languages are to be found on the club's menus and website.

The Club is committed to supporting professional golf in Thailand and around the world. Black Mountain sponsors a number of touring pros including Thailand’s number one golfer Thongchai Jaidee, as well as up-and-coming youngsters like Jazz Janewattananond, and Thailand-based Simon Yates. European Tour pros Johan Edfors and Rikard Karlberg are among other professionals who are supported by Black Mountain and who regularly visit and practice.

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 5th best course in Thailand.

Where2Stay

  • Black Mountain Golf Resort Villas

    565 Moo 7, Nong Hieng Rd, Hin Lek Fai, Hua Hin 77110.

    +66 (0)32 618 666

    Visit website
    A variety of rental villas are available at Black Mountain Golf Resort, catering to visiting golf groups large and small. In addition to the 27-holes of championship golf, the resort offers excellent dining, and a full range of facilities for the pleasure of modern travellers.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Black Mountain

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Hua Hin (10 km)

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Palm Hills; Springfield Royal; Lake View; Majestic Creek.

  • Hyatt Regency Hua Hin4/5-star

    91 Hua Hin - Khao Takiap Road, Hua Hin 77110

    +66 (0)32 521 234

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    Hyatt Regency Hua Hin is a luxury 5-star beach-front resort hotel located in the city of Hua Hin. Located within 12.5 acres of lush tropical landscaped gardens, the hotel enjoys a prime stretch of beach front. The Hyatt Regency Hua Hin hotel is host to The Barai Spa.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Hua Hin

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Palm Hills; Springfield Royal; Lake View; Black Mountain; Majestic Creek.

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