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10 Best Golf Courses in Johor [2022]

June 10, 2022 by The Fun Empire Team

Golf Course Johor

Golf Course Johor
Golf Course Johor

If you're looking for a challenging and scenic golf course to test your skills, Johor Bahru is the place to be. With its many championship-level courses, you're sure to find one that suits your taste. In this blog post, we will take a look at 10 Best Golf Courses in Johor and what makes them so special. So pack your clubs and get ready for an amazing golfing experience!

1. Forest City Golf Hotel

Forest City Golf Hotel - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Forest City Golf Hotel)
Forest City Golf Hotel - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Forest City Golf Hotel)
Key ServicesGolf Course, Golf Course & Country Club, Hotel resort, Bed and Breakfast
Websitehttps://fcgolfhotel.com/
AddressJalan Persiaran Golf 5 Gelang Patah, 81550 Johor Bahru, Johor 81550 Gelang Patah, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-535 2300
Emailrsvgh_slcs@countrygarden.com.cn
Operating hoursAlways open

The Forest City Golf Hotel is built on a site that is bordered by the Pulai River. As a result, you will be able to explore one of the city's most unique natural landscapes: a mangrove reserve.

The Forest City Golf Hotel is located near the center of three world-class 18-hole golf courses, providing first-rate luxury and accommodation to golf enthusiasts from all around the world.

Key Differentiators:

  • One of the top golf courses in Johor
  • Gigantic 5-star hotel available
  • Golf packages available

2. The Els Club Desaru Coast

The Els Club Desaru Coast - Golf Course Johor (Credit: The Els Club Desaru Coast)
The Els Club Desaru Coast - Golf Course Johor (Credit: The Els Club Desaru Coast)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/TheElsClubDesaruCoast/
Address Jalan Danau 81930 Desaru Coast, Desaru
Phone+60 7-878 0000
Emailreservations.ecdc@elsclubmalaysia.com
Operating hoursDaily 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

The Els Club Desaru Coast is a nature lover's paradise, with an immersive golfing experience that welcomes you with the gentle ocean breeze; surrounded by views and sounds of nature.

It is possible to view and experience a variety of animal species in their natural habitats as you travel across the stunning ocean, lakes, and jungle. The Els Club Desaru Coast features two of the best golf courses in Malaysia namely Ocean Course and Valley Course.

Key Differentiators:

  • Offers an unparalleled golf and lifestyle experience
  • Privilege Pass offers Golf All you can and 355 days Unlimited Golf
  • Comfy areas to take in the view and unwind

3. Palm Resort Golf & Country Club

Palm Resort Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Palm Resort Golf & Country Club)
Palm Resort Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Palm Resort Golf & Country Club)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/prgcc/
AddressJalan Persiaran Golf, 81000 Senai, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-599 6222
Emailgolfbooking@palmresort.com
Operating hoursAlways open

Palm Resort Golf & Country Club has a driving range and it is near Johor Bahru. Therefore, for anyone living close to Johor Bahru, this is definitely the spot you would want to visit for a relaxing game in the driving range with friends and family.

Palm Resort encompasses three 18 hole golf courses, named after exotic Malaysian flora – Allamanda, Cempaka and Melati. It covers 800 acres of undulating hills and scenic lakes that offer varying degrees of challenges. The resort is supported by various facilities for vacationers.

Key Differentiators:

  • Golf Boutique Available
  • Clubhouse with food outlets and private function rooms
  • Private male and female changing rooms are both large and well-equipped.

4. Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club 

Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club)
Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Horizon Hills Golf and Country Club)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttp://hhgcc.com.my/
AddressNo. 1 Jalan Eka,Horizon Hills,79100 Iskandar Puteri, Johor Darul Takzim
Phone07-2323166
Emailgeneral@hhgcc.com.my

Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club is a breath-taking, challenging piece of art within a 1,200-acre freehold township development. One of the primary features of this golf course are its towering bunkers. These bunkers will not only capture your attention; they will also provide you with some great challenges.

This country club also provides 5-star services to its guests and residents. Fine dining and lounge areas, a gym, tennis court, golf store, and a ballroom are all available at the club.

Key Differentiators:

  • 18-hole golf course 
  • A well-designed golf course
  • Variety of sports and leisure activities

5. Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort   

Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort)
Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/tanjongputerigolfresort/
AddressJalan Tanjong Puteri 1, Tanjong Puteri Resort 81700 Pasir Gudang, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-271 1888
Emailenquiry@tpgr.com
Operating hoursAlways open

The picturesque Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort is located in Pasir Gudang, which is known for its vibrant and ever-expanding city. The Tanjong Puteri Golf & Country Resort is an award-winning golf course in Johor, and it's one of the top 5 courses in the state. This course is both a sport and a leisure activity, which has made it even more popular among golfers.

Key Differentiators:

  • 3 courses available - Plantation, Straits, and Village 
  • 34 double story villas as well as 20 guestrooms for accommodation
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities

6. Starhill Golf & Country Club

Starhill Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Starhill Golf & Country Club)
Starhill Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Starhill Golf & Country Club)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/Starhillgcc/
AddressKempas 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-556 6325
Operating hoursDaily 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Starhill Golf & Country Club provides 36 enjoyable and challenging golf holes for golfers. Starhill has 2 courses: the Bintang Course and the Bukit Course. In addition, Starhill Golf provides world-class recreational facilities and personalized services for their golfers.

There are also Hilltop Restaurant and Golfer's Terrace, both of which are open to the public as well as golfers who may relax with a meal or beverage following their match. A water park is also available and is accessible to visitors who want to unwind and have fun!

Key Differentiators:

  • World-class golfing and recreational facilities
  • Personalized services
  • Offers exciting events and promotions

7. The Legends Golf & Country Resort

The Legends Golf & Country Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: The Legends Golf & Country Resort)
The Legends Golf & Country Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: The Legends Golf & Country Resort)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/LGCRMY/
AddressLot 1302, Kebun Sedenak, PO Box 11, 81000 Kulai, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-652 4388
Emailenquiry@legends-resort.com

The Legends Golf will never cease to amaze golfers since it meets the highest international grade, which is more difficult and beautiful. 32 guestrooms offer a modern Asian design that may be used as well. The club's facilities include a ballroom, steam rooms, swimming pool, Legends Court Chinese Restaurant, and an excellent equestrian center for horse riders.

Key Differentiators:

  • World-class golf courses in an unparalleled resort setting
  • Complete range of sporting, leisure, entertainment and resort facilities
  • Reasonable Rates

8. Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort

Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort)
Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/ahgolf/
AddressLot, Ptd 58061, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-352 4300
Emailreservation@austingolfresort.com
Operating hoursAlways open

Austin Heights Golf & Country Resort features 27 golf holes and courses called Austin Course, Resort Course, and Hills Course. Playing golf while looking out over the woods and lakes provides an amazing experience for Austin Height visitors.

Modern design suites provide a stylish and elegant ambiance, as well as facilities such as bowling alley, jacuzzi, gym, children's area, karaoke room, theatre room, mahjong room, and more for guests to enjoy.

Key Differentiators:

  • 18-hole championship golf course 
  • Wide range of facilities housed under one roof
  • World-class clubhouse of unparalleled grandeur and elegance

9. Daiman 18 Golf Course

Daiman 18 Golf Course - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Daiman 18 Golf Course)
Daiman 18 Golf Course - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Daiman 18 Golf Course)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/Daiman18Golf/
Address18, Jalan Pesona, 81100 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-351 6813
Emaildaiman18@daimangolf.com.my

Daiman 18 Golf Club is one of the first golf clubs in Malaysia to be open to anybody, regardless of whether or not they are members. It's a great location for unwinding and fun after a long road trip because it is near the Pasir Gudang-Johor Bahru highway. A sports center is constructed to enable the public to participate in additional sports as well.

Key Differentiators:

  • Community Golf Course
  • Opened to everyone including non-members
  • Sport complex available 

10. Ponderosa Golf & Country Club

Ponderosa Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Ponderosa Golf & Country Club)
Ponderosa Golf & Country Club - Golf Course Johor (Credit: Ponderosa Golf & Country Club)
Key ServicesGolf Course & Country Club
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/PonderosaGolfCountryClub/
Address3, Jalan Ponderosa 1/1, Taman Ponderosa 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-354 9999
Emailenquiry@ponderosagolf.com
Operating hoursAlways open

Ponderosa Golf & Country Resort offers a sophisticated leisure 18-hole golf course, four dining choices, an Olympic-size outdoor pool, tennis courts and a pool-facing Gymnasium. There is plenty of parking available for guests at no cost with free Wi-Fi access throughout the property.

Key Differentiators:

  • Night Golf available 
  • A golf course with a well-planned design
  • Sports and leisure activities are available in a wide range of styles

Golf Course Johor 

Golf Course Johor provides a stunning backdrop for a day out on the green. With world-class facilities and breathtaking landscapes, these golf courses are sure to impress even the most experienced players. Whether you're looking for an exciting challenge or a relaxing day out with friends, Johor has something to offer everyone who loves playing golf.

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