Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club (Desert / Links course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club (Desert / Links course) Est. 1993

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Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club (Desert/Links course): An excellent variety of enjoyable and challenging golfing challenges are provided by the 36-holes of championship golf here at Imperial Lake View. The Mountain and Lake-nines (A&B) are layouts with wonderfully tree-lined and contoured holes, set in a typically lush Thai environment. By contrast the Desert-nine (C) and Links-nine (D) are considerably more open, each having its own rather distinctive and separate character. Both follow a classic out-and-back links layout with the later holes passing alongside and in the opposite direction to the earlier holes. However, whereas the Desert-nine (1 thru 9) sports many Arizona-style desert features, the Links-nine (10 thru 18) possesses something of the open character of a British links-style course. Trees are lightly scattered on both nines, where quality of shot-making is at a premium, especially on the tightest and most demanding stretch, between the par-5 2nd and the par-5 8th. This tough stretch of Desert-nine holes is continually flanked by either water or OB on the left side. As in Arizona, many of the tee-boxes on this nine are surrounded by gravelly sand, while rocky boulder outcrops are commonplace along the fairways; cactus however are not much in evidence. The inward-nine (Links) is intentionally kept fairly open and links-like, with water only coming into play at the short, doglegging par-4 11th. The greens here, as on some British links courses, are often vast and extravagantly undulating. As the most recent nine, the Links course could benefit from a further "bedding-in" period, although it is already contributing to the excellent quality and varied golf on offer here at Lake View.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club
80 Moo 4, Hupkrapong-Pranburi Rd,
Cha-Am, Phetchaburi 76120
Thailand
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Office   +66 (0)32 456 233 to 40
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +66 (0)32 456 241

Email   lakeview@imperialhotels.com
Website   www.imperialhotels.com/lakeview
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Roger Packard (Desert-nine); Ronald Fream (Links-nine).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7276 6407 5939
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Mountain (A) / Lake (B) course (6915 yards from back tees).
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How2Get There?

15 km N of Hua Hin
Just north-west of Cha Am, route 4 splits into the old route 4 road to Cha Am / Hua Hin, and the Cha Am - Pranburi Bypass Road (also route 4). Take the Bypass Road. After approximately 15 km look out for golf entrance on your right. After approx 2 km make a u-turn and come back up to golf and hotel entrance.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes (all days): 2,500 Baht; caddy fee 250 Baht; golf cart fee 750 Baht. Contact resort for details of seasonal Stay&Play packages. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted. Golf carts available for hire.
Caddies used by all players.
Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

A member of the Imperial Hotels Group of Thailand.

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Location

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Latitude: (12.705865)
Longitude: (99.889165)
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The Imperial Lake View Hotel 
80 Moo 4, Hubkrapong-Pranburi Highway, Samphraya, Cha-Am, Phetchaburi 76120
+66 (0)32 456 233
www.imperialhotels.com

The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets. The Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club is located close to Cha Am, with mountain scenery forming a stunning backdrop. Nearby is the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Thailand and the stately town of Hua Hin (Thailand's oldest beach resort), famed for its palaces and markets.

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