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Siam Country Club Pattaya

50 Moo 9 Poeng,

Banglamung, Chonburi 20150

  • Office

    +66 (0)38 909 700
  • Fax

    +66 (0)38 909 779

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside and woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original design by Isao Izumu (1971); significant renovations by Lee Schmidt (Schmidt-Curley Design) (2007).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7162
6006
5278
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
74.5
69.2
70.9

At the same location:

The four championship courses at Siam CC are: OLD course (par-72; 7162 yds from back tees; rating 74.5); WATERSIDE course (par-72, 7454 yds, rating 75.7; 1.5 km east of Old course); PLANTATION course (27-hole; Sugar Cane, Tapioca & Pineapple nines; SC-T combo is par-72, 7488 yds, rating 76.1; 4 km east of Old course); ROLLING HILLS course (par-72; 7267 yds; 3 km south of Old course).

Location

Latitude:

12.906734

Longitude:

100.983066

How to get there:

16 km E of Pattaya City.

From the Sukhumvit Road (route 3) in north/central Pattaya, follow the signs for Siam CC / Map Pra Chan Reservoir.

Siam Country Club Pattaya (Old course)

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.

Est. 1971

The Old course at Siam Country Club benefitted from a major refurbishment in 2007, catapulting it into the top echelon of golf courses in Thailand. What had always been a pleasurable course to play became a beautiful and immaculately maintained layout, with stunning fairway and greenside bunkering its main feature.

The holes on each nine descend gently downhill from the stylishly refurbished clubhouse, quickly arriving at the lowest part of the course, before moving gently uphill to the back of the property. From there each nine again winds its way back downhill, then finally up again to the clubhouse. The lower mid-section of the course is where you'll encounter the only water hazards, created by a wide, lily-covered creek that runs across the course. It comes into play at the 2nd and 8th holes, and again at 15, 16 and 17 on the back-nine.

Several parallel running holes are separated by a good width of semi-rough and a pleasant line of trees. The often dome-shaped greens, are accompanied by some seriously steep-run-offs, ensuring your short game skills are tested to the full. With no real estate in sight, and a pleasant mix of rural and wooded environments beyond the course, Siam Country Club is undoubtedly one of Thailand's best quality layouts, worthy of the top-level professional events it attracts.

Siam Country Club now offers four excellent championship courses. The original and much revered Old course opened for play in 1971. Located just a few kilometres to the east is the Plantation course, which dates from 2008. The most recent additions are the Waterside course (2014), located between the Old and Plantation layouts, and the Rolling Hills course (2020), which sits just below the Old course.

List of courses: Around Pattaya
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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 in high season: weekdays Baht 3,600; weekends Baht 4,500. Compulsory golf cart Baht 750; compulsory caddy Baht 300.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts and caddies are compulsory.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Siam Country Club was founded by Dr Thaworn Phornprapha in 1971 as the first private golf course in Thailand. Dr Phornprapha was the founder of Siam Motors Company, which was granted exclusive rights to the Nissan automobile brand in Thailand in 1952.

Both the Old and Plantation courses have hosted numerous top-level events, not least the Thailand Open and the LPGA Tour's "LPGA Thailand" tournament (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Siam CC).

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 2nd best course in Thailand.

Where2Stay

  • InterContinental Pattaya Resort5-star

    437 Phra Tamnak Rd, Conburi, Pattaya 20150.

    +66 (0)38 259 888

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    Located on a clifftop headland, the InterContinental Pattaya Resort is a tropical beach oasis offing superb views of the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Larn (Coral Island) and beyond. The luxury five-star resort is home to 156 comfortable and spacious guestrooms, suites and villas, complemented with acclaimed restaurants and a spa.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Siam CC (four courses); Phoenix Gold; Chee Chan.

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