Lake View Hotel & Golf Club

80 Moo 4, Hupkrapong-Pranburi Rd,

Cha-Am, Phetchaburi 76120

  • Office

    +66 (0)32 709 100
  • Pro shop

    +66 (0)32 709 100

About the course

  • The Course:

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

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    Roger Packard
SSS or slope

At the same location:

Above distances are for the Mountain-Lake (A-B) combination. Also at Lake View is the 18-hole Desert-Links (C-D) course (par-72; 7276 yards from back tees).






How to get 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.

Lake View Hotel & Golf Club (Mountain-Lake course)

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

Est. 1993

Lake View Hotel & Golf Club (Mountain/Lake course): Formerly known as Imperial Lake View, an excellent variety of enjoyable golfing challenges are provided by the 36-holes of championship golf here at Lake View near Hua Hin. The very good Mountain-nine (A) and even better Lake-nine (B) include wonderfully tree-lined and contoured holes, set in a typically lush Thai environment. The Desert-nine (C) and Links-nine (D) are somewhat different in style, much more open and linksy.

On the Mountain/Lake combination, palms and many other tree varieties line the fairways, along with good earthmounding and attractive bunkering. Many of the water hazards are defined by red rocky frontages, not least at the par-3 14th, which is played from island tee-boxes, which are surrounded by the same small lake as the island green.

The quiet naturalness of this location and the picturesque backdrop of the region's jungle-clad hills can be enjoyed from many parts of the course, nowhere more so than when you are putting out on the 11th green. The short par-4 7th is another memorable hole, beautifully framed by the surrounding hills, and a driveable green heavily defended by excellent bunkering. para & line space:

Maintenance standards are generally good, although one or two fairways and greens were a little patchy when we visited. With several nicely dog-legging holes and a pleasant though never excessive contouring to the course, this is one of the region's most attractive layouts and one that's definitely worth a visit.
List of courses: Around Hua Hin


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' Feb): 2,800 Baht (all days); caddie fee 350 Baht; golf cart fee 750 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. Golf carts available for hire. Caddies used by all players.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Lake View was formerly a member of the Imperial Hotels Group, which has around twenty hotels spread throughout Thailand. Immediately to the west of the Mountain-Lake course at Lake View are the 27-holes of the Springfield Royal Country Club.


  • The Lake View Hotel

    80 Moo 4, Hubkrapong-Pranburi Highway, Samphraya, Cha-Am, Phetchaburi 76120

    +66 (0)32 456 233

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    The 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.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Lake View (A/B, C/D courses)

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Springfield Royal

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Palm Hills; Royal Hua Hin; Black Mountain; Majestic Creek.

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