Gassan Lake City Golf Club & Resort

88 Moo 7,

Banthi, Lamphun 51180

  • Office

    +66 (0)53 921 888
  • Fax

    +66 (0)53 921 816

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Jungle clad hills and open countryside.

  • Designer:

    Original design by Pravit Raeng-Po; renovated by Lee Schmidt of Schmidt-Curley Design (2014).
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7089
5987
5465
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

18.664893

Longitude:

99.086139

How to get there:

25 km SE of Chiang Mai

From the south of Chiang Mai city follow route 11 south, direction Lampang. After km marker 10 turn left onto route 1147, direction Ban Thi. Follow route 1147 and look out for signs to golf (on your left).

Gassan Legacy Golf Club

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 2005

Gassan Legacy Golf Club (formerly known as Gassan Lake City) is home to the second of a challenging triumvirate of Gassan courses, developed in the mid-2000s to the southeast of Chiang Mai, in the province of Lamphun. All three are designed by Gassan's owner Pravit Raeng-Po, and all three bring water into play to a very considerable extent.

The Lake City course, re-opened in 2014 as the Legacy course following improvements by Lee Schmidt. This good-length layout, at just over 7000 yards from the tips, contains plenty of water hazards and distinctive bunkering, something common to all three Gassan layouts. Multiple island-green par-3s, right-angle doglegging holes, double-doglegs, carries over water, lakeside fairways and some flanked by water on both sides are all in the mix. Big hitters may relish the driveable par-4s, but, as on most holes, approach shots to the greens will often demand pin-point accuracy to avoid the water.

The five par-3s are all played across water. The good-length 7th (183 yds) and tiny 15th (97 yds) are where you'll need to hit island greens. Following the second of two double-doglegging par-5s at 17, the par-3 18th is played to a bunker defended peninsula green with water on three sides.

Stay & Play at Gassan Legacy: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.
List of courses: Around Chiang Mai

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (Nov thru' March): 4,200 Baht; golf cart 750 Baht; caddie 300 Baht.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted. Caddies used by all players.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

The Gassan Group operates three Stay&Play golf locations in and around Thailand's immensely picturesque and natural Chiangmai region. In addition to Gassan Legacy Golf Club & Resort, there are also Stay&Plays at Gassan Panorama Golf Club (3 km south of Legacy) and Gassan Khuntan Golf & Resort (47 km southeast of Legacy).

Where2Stay

  • Gassan Legacy Golf Club & Resort

    88 Moo 7, Ban Thi, 51180 Lamphun

    +66 (0)53 921 888

    Visit website
    As part of the "biggest golf resort in Northern Thailand" the Gassan Group offer three excellent Stay&Play opportunities, spread out in the province of Lamphun, close to Chiang Mai. Each of the Gassan venues (Legacy, Khuntan and Panorama) has its own onsite accommodation and an 18-hole championship golf course, as well as many other facilities and activities for the whole family.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Gassan Legacy

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Gassan Panorama

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Chiangmai Highlands; Chiangmai Lamphun.

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