Best golf courses: Hawaii - Maui & Lanai

Hawaii - Maui & Lanai: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key for the rating definitions.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Nelson, Robin

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robin Nelson
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Coore & Crenshaw

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
(Closed in 2013)
Kahului
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

(Closed in 2013)

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Nelson & Wright

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robin Nelson & Rodney Wright
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Palmer & Duane

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Arnold Palmer & Francis "Frank" Duane.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Snyder, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Arthur "Jack" Snyder
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Snyder & Nelson

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Original 18-hole layout designed by Arthur Jack Snyder (1976) with later alterations by Robin Nelson.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Sr.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Kahului
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kahului

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
(Closed in 2017)
Lanai City
Robinson & Norman

Visitors?

(Closed in 2017)

Nearest city

Lanai City

Designer

Golf course architect Ted Robinson Sr and signature designer Greg Norman.

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Lanai City
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Lanai City

Designer

Jack Nicklaus

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Tournaments

Tournament of Champions: the PGA Tour’s calendar-year starts, as it has done since 1999, with this iconic event in Hawaii. The field is drawn from players who won a PGA Tour event in 2022, or were amongst the top 30 in last year’s FedEx Cup final standings (Jan 6-9).

Desert Swing: the European (DP World) Tour launches into 2023 with three events in its UAE “Desert Swing”. Up first is the Abu Dhabi Championship (Jan 19-22), followed by the Dubai Desert Classic (Jan 26-29) and the Ras Al Kaimah Championship (Feb 2-5).

Who's Who

Kathy Whitworth: the end of 2022 saw the passing of LPGA Tour legend Kathy Whitworth. Her 88 LPGA Tour victories is more than achieved by any other golfer on either the LPGA or PGA Tours. Amongst her victories were six major championship titles.

Barry Lane: the golfing world was also saddened by the passing of Barry Lane, one of the European Tour and European Senior Tours most popular players. Enjoying success on both Tours, Lane was know for his excellent ball-striking and amiable personality.

Marco Simone Golf & Country Club

Marco Simone Golf & Country Club: With a clubhouse that might befit a Roman Emperor, and a golf course to match, you can be sure of a memorable outing at Rome's most talked about golf facility.

Jim Fazio's original layout was much changed to create a modern Ryder Cup course ... now one of the Eternal City's (and Italy's) most revered.

Costa Cruise & Golf

Costa’s "Cruise & Golf" allows golfers and their families to combine a unique golfing experience with the relaxation and fun of a cruise on board Costa Smeralda. Golf enthusiasts are offered a choice from 23 top-quality golf clubs; their chosen courses are played during the ship’s port calls in Italy, France and Spain. While the golfers are driving the fairways, accompanying non-golfers are able to enjoy the amenities and activities on-board, or explore wonderful places on day excursions organised by Costa. Read more ...

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