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Red Mountain Golf Club

Address: 119 Moo 4 Vichitsongkram Rd., Kathu, Phuket 83120, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 (0)76 322 000-1
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Ranked #18 of 116 Activities in Kathu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Winding its way through a truly dramatic 1400 rai former tin mine site in the heart of Phuket, Red...
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Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Winding its way through a truly dramatic 1400 rai former tin mine site in the heart of Phuket, Red Mountain is one of Asia's most exciting new courses that officially opened in 2008. The course has been cleverly routed to take advantage of a huge variety of landforms and dizzying elevation changes. Scars left from the tin mine era have been imaginatively incorporated into the overall scheme, creating a unique character at the same time as establishing an indelible link with an important era in the Island's past. Designer Jon Morrow and co-designer Al Tikkanen, have created a highly strategic and challenging 6,900 yard lay out to complement the shorter and gentler Loch Palm which is next door. While the course is undoubtedly challenging, numerous risk and reward options create a fun playing environment, an exhilarating test of golf and a breathtaking scenic tour around a course that has become a golfing landmark in the region.

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New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

A very good course, good facilities, well maintained defiantly Phuket's number 2 course behind blue canyon (canyon course) Very impressed.

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Sydney, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Great Golf Course but as a high handicapper to difficult for what should be an enjoyable day out. The course is magnificent, two of the Par 3's have to be seen and played to be believed, especially the 17th. Recommend a visit and a game but take plenty of golf balls.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Played Red Mountain again just before xmas, Probably one of the most picturesque golf courses in the world, absolutely stunning from stepping out from the clubhouse onto the terrace to stepping off the 18th green. Caddies were very good and the 4 that were with us worked as a team keeping things flowing very well. I have marked Red Mountain... More 

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Penshurst, New South Wales, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I booked through Phuket Golf website for the package including hire clubs (Taylor Made R11's) and transfer + cart is about $300 Aud for the day. If you want to beat the heat play early in the morning. I teed off at 6:30am on my own and had the course to myself. most of the front 9 was in shade.... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I played in Phuket many times but never at Red Mountain. This is easily the best course right now. It's scenic as it is challenging, lots of water carries and elevation changes. The course plays fair in terms of risk/reward, and maintenance is very good. You do need to listen to your caddy on how to play it if it's... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is without doubt the most wonderful course ever. The layout is challenging, the scenery is stunning, and my caddie was just the best! It's the only course in Thailand I went back to play a second time. I also love that there's lots of little oases to stop and get drinks and food but that's not uncommon in Thailand.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Scenic, great layout and challenging. Green and buggy fees have risen to about 6500 baht so it's also the most expensive on the island. Ongoing package offer is 9000 baht for red mountain and loch Palm so it's a better deal to play both courses.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Lets put it this way. For Golf, it is a wonderful course to play. Green fees are expensive though. Caddies were experienced. Setting was amazing and at times breathtaking. Club house restaurant was horrible. Staff spoke little or no english at all, orders came out wrong constantly, and food was mediocre. They simply could do so much better. For those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Excellent venue for golf. Great course. Great facilities and the staff are second to none. A must to play.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Along with 3 freinds, we played golf at the Red Mountain Golf resort in Phuket, whilst the course was superb my experience was short lived due to having A$150 stolen from me golf bag by my caddie. The reason I'm certain about this is because, just prior to teeing off I took A$200 from my pocket and put it into... More 

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RedMountainGolfClub, ผู้จัดการ at Red Mountain Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Martin, We appreciate your feedback about your superb golf experience at Red Mountain Golf Course recently, yet concerned by your claim that your caddy stole some of the money from a small glasses wallet, inside your golf bag while you were buying drinks at the kiosks. In our investigation, the caddie, as well as the manager, recounted that... More 

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