Choosing the right golf course is one of the most important steps in organizing a successful corporate golf event. There are many factors that you need to consider, including the level of difficulty, green fees, additional facilities such as restaurants, meeting rooms, accommodations, etc. The final choice should depend on the purpose of your golf outings.
The following is the list of the best Vietnam golf courses for corporate golf events that cater to almost major needs.
In Hanoi and North Vietnam
1. Sky Lake Resort & Golf Club
Sky Lake Resort & Golf Club is a 36-hole championship course in Chuong My district, Hanoi City. This is a course for golfers of all levels, from beginners to professionals, and for all purposes, from leisure golf to honing golf skills to international golf tournaments. The 18-hole Lake Course features a lot of challenging lakes with rolling hills and mountains as the backdrops. The Sky Course’s fairways are more generous with less tricky hazards.
Apart from the world-standard course, SkyLake Resort & Golf Club is home to the 5-star Wyndham Sky Lake Resort and several private villas, a wonderful option while you are looking for stay & play package to simplify the organizing process. If you are considering a 1-day corporate golf event, then there is a restaurant with mouth-watering dishes.
Also, this golf club & resort is only 45 kilometers from the center of Hanoi, contributing to limit transportation times and convenient if you want to return back to Hanoi for nightlife activities after the golf game.
2. Thanh Lanh Valley Golf & Resort
Thanh Lanh Valley Golf & Resort is one of the toughest golf courses in Vietnam. So, if you are planning a corporate golf event that gets together professional golfers worldwide, it is a wonderful option.
This golf course is set amidst the lush greenery landscape of Tam Dao Mountain, located next to the gorgeous Thanh Lanh Lake, and features a stunning view over the magnificent mountains in the surroundings. Its design was inspired by Austria’s most romantic village called Hallstatt with a luxurious European architectural style, bringing golfers an extravagant golfing and relaxing experience.
3. Dragon Golf Links
Dragon Golf Links in Hai Phong province is the newest addition to the golf scene of Vietnam, which opens to the public at the beginning of 2023. It is actually a resort complex with a 27-hole golf course, shopping malls, coffee shops, restaurants, sports centers, and spas, bringing a perfect golf experience in combination with luxurious relaxation. Also, its convention center can serve up to 1000 people, adding to its rank as a perfect MICE destination.
4. Yen Bai Star Golf & Resort
Yen Bai Star Golf & Resort boasts a 27-hole championship layout set amidst the stunning mountainous region of Yen Bai province. It is trademarked by well-bunkered greens, undulating fairways, and numerous water hazards, suitable for golfers of all skill levels to test and showcase their golf professions.
Thanks to a wide range of luxurious additional facilities such as a pro shop, restaurants, resort & spa, etc., this golf course caters to all aspects of a golf event, from play to stay, food & beverages, recreational activities, etc. Becoming a premier destination for corporate golf events is also a significant goal of the Yen Bai Star Golf & Resort’s management board.
5. FLC Ha Long Bay Golf Club
FLC Halong Bay Golf Club & Luxury Resort is situated in the renowned tourist destination of Ha Long, which has been recognized as a natural wonder of the world by UNESCO. This exceptional retreat boasts an esteemed Feng Shui location on a lofty mountain, offering a magnificent coastal vista that overlooks either the alluring Ha Long City or the World Heritage site of Ha Long Bay from every corner of the complex.
With over 100 international-standard amenities and 649 suites that can accommodate more than 1,500 visitors, as well as over 300 European-style villas, an 18-hole golf course, clubhouse, infinity pool, and a 1,500-seat international convention center, this retreat is truly exceptional for a corporate golf event.
6. BRG Kings Island Golf Resort
BRG Kings Island Golf Resort is undoubtedly one of the best Vietnam golf courses for corporate golf events. It features 55 holes of championship standards, divided into three smaller courses, including Lakeside Course, Kings Course, and Mountainview Course. All of them are suitable for organizing golf events and outings. The course itself holds the annual BRG Golf Hanoi Festival with the participation of nearly 140 golfers.
In Da Nang and Central Vietnam
1. PGA NovaWorld Phan Thiet
PGA Novaworld Phan Thiet is a luxurious golf resort situated in the coastal city of Phan Thiet, Vietnam. It is known for its challenging golf courses, which are designed to PGA standards, providing a unique experience for golfers of all levels. Apart from that, there is an ocean park, high-end villas, a seaside food street, etc., making PGA Novaworld Phan Thiet a complete golf and relaxation destination for tourists to Vietnam.
This course also partners with IMG – a global organization in sports, fashion, events, and telecommunications to organize international golf tournaments with the participation of world-famous golfers. The first golf event organized here is the NovaWorld Friendship 2021, which is planned to be an annual event in the upcoming years. The success of this event is regarded as a claim to the course’s ability to organize international golf events and tournaments.
2. Montgomerie Links Danang
Montgomerie Links Da Nang is a masterpiece of Colin Montgomerie, a truly 5-star links-style course in one of the most beautiful coastal cities of Vietnam. It was awarded the best new course in Vietnam in 2009 – the year of its opening, one of Asia’s top 10 most elite courses in 2012 by Forbes Travel, the second best golf course in Vietnam in 2017, and the best golf course in Vietnam one year later.
This is also the hosting venue of major events such as the Swing for Central Vietnam (141 golfers participated), LG PC Meeting, Hyatt Family Day (850 guests), APEC 2017 (800 delegates), and so on.
3. Ba Na Hills Golf Club
Ba Na Hills Golf Club is listed among the toughest golf courses in the world, making it a wonderful destination for corporate golf events that get together professional players. The course is located at a convenient location at the foothills of the famous Ba Na Hills, just 25 minutes from Da Nang’s downtown. It helps to reduce the time of transportation while ensuring a breathtaking landscape for wonderful golf outings. This is also one of the very few Vietnam golf courses for corporate golf events allowing night golf.
Other worth-mentioning facilities include the relaxation room and state-of-the-art facilities. There is a tranquil relaxation room within the course’s layout, where golfers can enjoy a cool drink and take a short break after the game. Its restaurant system includes The Terrace (an outdoor-seated area within a footstep from the 18th golf hole), the Private Dining (with 2 large rooms which can seat up to 25 people), and the On-course Refreshments on the 4th & 15th holes with air conditioning, refreshing beverages, and snacks.
In Ho Chi Minh City and South Vietnam
1. Vietnam Golf & Country Club
Vietnam Golf & Country Club is a 36-hole golf course spreading over 300 hectares of woodland estate. Not only the international championship layout, but this course also features a residential complex, an international restaurant, swimming pools, a squash court, a gymnasium, and tennis courts which are suitable for organizing corporate golf events that include golfers and non-golfers alike.
This course was awarded the great honor of “Vietnam’s best customer service golfing venue,” making it a more reliable choice for golf outings.
2. The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip
The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip is a true masterpiece of the legendary golf architect Greg Norman with each hole offering a striking links golf experience. Thanks to the premium location to Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Vung Tau beaches, and other tourist attractions in southern Vietnam, this course has been chosen as the hosting venue of many golf tournaments, such as the Lexus Challenge, Junior Golf Tour of Asia tournament, etc.
According to the course’s designer, Greg Norman, playing true links golf among the dunes of southern Vietnam with breathtaking ocean views has made The Bluffs Grand Ho Tram Strip one of the most exceptional golfing experiences in the world.
In terms of accommodation, golfers playing at this course can stay at the Holiday Inn Resort Ho Tram Beach (561 fashionable rooms) or the InterContinenal Grand Ho Tram (543 luxurious rooms). Both of these facilities offer spas, restaurants serving delicious cuisine, bars, and other entertainment equipment.
Above is the list of the 11 best Vietnam golf courses for corporate golf events. Plan to organize such a tournament in our country, you can contact us here for more advice on transportation, golf course management, accommodations, and so on.