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Kapalua Plantation Course

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Address: 2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
Phone Number: +1 877-527-2582
6:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 5:30 pm

Consistently ranked as the #1 golf course in Hawaii, playing The Plantation...

Consistently ranked as the #1 golf course in Hawaii, playing The Plantation Course is sure to be on every golfer's bucket list. Designed by Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore, the course was designed on a grand scale in keeping with its location on the slopes of the West Maui Mountains and offers dramatic ocean views from virtually every hole. Its lengthy 7,411 yard par 73 layout challenges the pros but it's wide fairways and generous greens make it very playable for the average golfer. With dramatic elevation changes, this course offers plenty of downhill tee shots. You'll feel like one of the pros when - with the aid of the aggressive slope of the 18th fairway - you will enjoy hitting one of the longest drives of your life. The Plantation Course is the site of the PGA TOUR Hyundai Tournament of Champions each January featuring an elite field of previous year's PGA TOUR winners.

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Absolutely stunning course

Hard to describe what was best about the Plantation Course, the incredible scenery, the visual artistry of the holes, especially the blind ones or just the overall magnificence of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Dudley S
Maroochydore, Australia
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Maroochydore, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hard to describe what was best about the Plantation Course, the incredible scenery, the visual artistry of the holes, especially the blind ones or just the overall magnificence of the complex. My golf wasn't flash but who cares

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome course with sweeping views of Molakai. The military discount was awesome and much appreciated. Saved a lot on rentals right down the street. Highly recommend.

Thank Hunter S
Lahaina, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plantation is a huge golf course. Can be very tough in the wind, however you can also hit 360 yard drives if you catch the hills just right. Our group of locals plays this a few times a year and it always kicks our butts. The greens are big and mean. 3 putts are normal. Beautiful track and a great... More 

Thank CaryandCindy
Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing service at this course! Every single person I encountered was super friendly and went above and beyond to make sure I had a great time. Went a bit early and got to tee off sooner than my booking. Was paired up with one other single and we finished in about 4 hours with no pressure behind at all. Course... More 

Thank Flames14
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is for sure one of the best and most beautiful courses in the world. For me a better experience than pebble beach. Fantastic Bermuda grass fairways with very uneven lies. This was our first time and we could have used a fore caddy as many good shots ended up at the wrong side to have a good approach. The... More 

Thank Gilbert V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I played the plantation course, and what a fantastic course it is. The layout is awesome and conditions were just perfect. You really have to focus, cause the view is just unbelieveable from pretty much all spots on the cause. This has got to be the best cause in Maui!! PLAY IT!

Thank Hyggeonkel
Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A spectacular round with sunny , but very windy, conditions. We were a threesome. There was a kama'aina foursome playing slowly ahead. We waited several times on this group. Overall, the course was not crowded. Although we never complained , the Marshall told us he warned this group three times for slow play. Now why wouldn't a Marshall take some... More 

Thank NDfan2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is really cool to tee it up on # 1 and hit the golf ball into the winds that blow off the ocean, then you can feel what it must be like when the pros do it. This is one of my favorite courses to play here in Maui. Views all over the course that want you to stop... More 

Thank Don R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're lucky enough to make it to Maui, make it a priority to play Kapalua Plantation Course. Simply the most beautiful setting you'll ever find to play this great game.

Thank John F
The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Kapalua plantation course remains my favorite course in the world. It is just so very special. Bring a camera for an almost unlimited number of beautiful vistas. Also bring patience because it's one of the toughest courses you're likely to play. I'm not sure there is a flat lie anywhere on the course. Literally every hole involves elevation change. So... More 

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