Golf
Awana Golf & Country Club, Genting Highlands, Pahang
 
Lying 1,200 metres above sea level, this beautiful resort provides a wonderfully green home for the 27-storey Awana Tower Hotel, a 304-room tower that gives guests an extensive view of the lovely 18-hole golf course and beyond.

At the resort the cool, refreshing and soothing mountain air makes it a pleasure to play a round of golf at the PGA-standard Awana Golf Course which is listed as one of the world’s top 100 golf courses and one of the best in the region.

Awarded the ‘most scenic golf course’ in Malaysia for the years 1995, 1997 and 1998 by the Malaysian PGA, it is a ‘must’ for any golfer to experience the challenge of this Ronald Fream-designed championship layout.
While you enjoy the pleasures of golf amidst the cool breeze from the mountains, you will not help but take in panoramic views of the surrounding - whether you on elevated tee-boxes looking down at the undulating fairways set along deep ravines or at the ever-so-fresh greens that are guarded by bunkers and the primary forest beyond. Tee-boxes are turfed with Serangoon grass while the fairways which are bordered by pine trees and covered with cowgrass. And at Awana’s fast Bent-grass greens, you will find out a thing or two to add to your putting skills.

There is also facilities for mini-golf. And for those of you who prefer a more relaxed game from the real thing, try out the 18-hole par-50 160-metre golf course - the first of its kind in the country. It is open to all age groups and you will only need plenty of enthusiasm. Mini-golf is truly one sure way to achieve relaxation and fun with all of the family.

Golf in such fresh atmosphere high up in the hills can be a welcome change to the game you are so used to paying in the humid lowlands. For it may even catch you off guard! For the more adventurous, the resort offers eco-sports activities like jungle trekking, abseiling, mountain biking and camping - all in
 
the surrounding valleys and hillsides which include waterfalls and ravines for your to enjoy. Or you can go horse riding at the ranch which is open to public or do other sporting activities like tennis, squash and badminton or simply relax in the swimming pool and jacuzzi or just to bird watching. While the ever tempting Genting Theme Park is just 11 minutes away.

The resort is accessible by road and the journey is smooth and picturesque. From the north travel via Tanjung Malim and Batang Kali to the resort. From Kuala Lumpur head towards Batu Caves and then get onto the Karak Highway and head for the resort and likewise if you coming from the east (Kuantan) use the same Highway route. Visitors from the south can use the Sungei Besi Highway and follows the signs towards Genting Highlands.
 
 
Golfing Hours   18 holes
Weekdays 3:00pm - 7:30pm
Weekends / Public Holidays 7:30am-7:30pm
   
Golfing Rate (In Malaysian Ringgit) 18 holes (RM)
Weekdays: Member's Guests 84
Weekdays: Other Guests 105
Weekends & Public Holiday: Member's Guests 84
Weekends & Public Holiday: Other Guests 157.50
Buggy Rental 42
Caddy Fees 25
Golf Clubs Rental (per set) 30
Golf Shoes Rental 10
   
Other Facilities (subject to change)  
Practice facilities: 3 tiers Driving Range & Putting Green
Other Recreational facilities: Squash Courts, Tennis Courts, Games Room, Heated Swimming Pool & Jacuzzi
Pro Shop: Yes (Operated by Pan West)
F&B outlets: Golfers Terrace & restaurants
Accomodation: Condominium and Hotel rooms available
 
Golf Packages  
Course 1 4 Days 3 Nights Kuala Lumpur
Course 2 5 Days 4 Nights Kuala Lumpur
Course 3 5 Days 4 Nights Kuala Lumpur / Melaka
Course 4 6 Days 5 Nights Kuala Lumpur / Ipoh / Penang
Course 5 4 Days 3 Nights Penang
Course 6 4 Days 3 Nights Langkawi
   
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