Vietnam Golf and Country Club
Location: Long Thanh My Ward, District 9, Ho Chi Minh City, just 20km from downtown.
The 300ha club has two 18-hole golf courses and the Lakeview Villas
complex. Vietnam Golf and Country Club is one of the favourite
destinations of Vietnamese and foreign golfers.
150 ha, the West and East courses, opened in late 1994 and 1997
respectively, impress players with their designs. The West Course
follows the Asian tradition of narrow, tree-lined fairways and fast,
smooth greens with 12 artificial lakes in a poetic landscape. The East
Course features Western-style architecture and offers long, wide
fairways with well placed bunkers and water hazards plus challenging,
tournaments have been fought out on these lawns. Right after the West
Course’s opening, the Asia Professional Golf Tournament took place there
in 1995 and 1996.
With the competitions, the club has also
received top golfers of many Southeast Asian countries. Overall, the
club has welcomed 700,000 players so far. Of them, 500,000 are members.
East and West courses have become popular among foreign tourists who
come to Vietnam through arranged golf tours. Most of the players have
given their thumbs-up to the club’s services and quality. Besides the
two courses, the club has 59 luxurious, spacious and well-furnished
villas of Western design.
The fresh air, tranquility, safety and
world-class facilities surrounded by green grass are certain to enthrall
guests. Close to the golf courses, most villas look out to the 12 ha
natural Dai Vien Lake. Many senior officers of companies in industrial
parks and export processing zones in Ho Chi Minh City and the
neighbouring provinces of Dong Nai and Binh Duong have moved into the
Lakeview Villas. The villas are also home to specialists and their
families from the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium,
France, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong...
All tenants are allowed
to use the open-air Sports Club and get discounts when playing golf. In
addition, the Vietnam Golf and Country Club has a restaurant, a driving
range, a tennis court, a badminton court, boats and a playground area