Golfing in Malaysia

Along the eastern golfing courses of Terengganu


Terengganu is one of the eastern states located Peninsular Malaysia. Here is where you will find some of the most beautiful and luxurious beaches and islands of the world. The state offers a wide array of choices for tourists who come here each day to either enjoy the seaside attractions, diving at the nearby islands, indulging in the islands or for its natural surroundings.

The state is home to some of the most naturally rich beach sides while it is also very much popular for its cultural attractions. Terengganu is home to the beaches that bring the endangered species like the Leatherback turtles who come and lay their eggs during their respective seasons. You will find that the state is encircled with some of very rich and thick rainforests and many lush Golf Courses as well.

Awana Kijal Beach and Golf Resort

The main city here is Kuala Terengganu, which is the state capital while there is also international golf course located in other towns like Kemaman and Dungun as well. In Kemaman, you will be able to enjoy a game at the Awana Kijal Beach and Golf Resort. This course is considered to be one of the most reputable and established Golf Courses in Malaysia. It was designed by a local named Mohd Kamel Yassin and comes with an 18 hole stretch in its 6,500 meter land size. The Ibai Golf and Country Club is located not far from the capital that comes with an 18 hole green designed by Andy Dye. You can also head out towards the very prestigious Kuala Terengganu Golf Resort located not far from here.

Kelab Golf Desa Dungun

Over in Dungun, you will find that Kelab Golf Desa Dungun which offers an 18 hole stretch. Also located not far from here is the 18 hole Tasik Puteri Golf & Country Club. Over in Tasik Kenyir is the Tasik Kenyir Golf Resort that comes with a 9 hole Ross Watson designed green. One of the latest additions for golfers around here is the Rantau Petronas Country Club which is known to offer one of the biggest bunkers among all other courses in Malaysia. The green here was designed by Ronald Fream and is located in Kerteh, which is quite isolated from the major cities and towns of the state, making it an ideal place to enjoy your game.

Terengganu makes up the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia with Kelantan. Comparatively, Terengganu offers more golfing options like the Dungun Golf and Country Club and others.

Kuala Terengganu Golf Resort
Tel: +6 09 666 6836

Ibai Golf & Country Club
Tel: 09 639-2111

Dungun Golf & Country Club
Tel: 09-8441041