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Kapalua Plantation Course

2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
+1 877-527-2582
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Priceless panoramic views......

If you want to golf in Maui and can only choose one course, choose the Plantation course!! It's a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tannonswife
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San Clemente, California
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Don't leave Maui without it...

This is one of those times where I feel like I'm going to repeat many of the things I've already... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
horbs88
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Boston, Massachusetts
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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.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want to golf in Maui and can only choose one course, choose the Plantation course!! It's a little pricey (find deals on teeoff.com) but well worth it! This course is truly breathtaking and unforgettable. The only ugly thing about it was my scorecard....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of those times where I feel like I'm going to repeat many of the things I've already read on TA. But this review IS A MUST - truly awesome golf course and a real challenge. Spectacular views and layout, and Service that...More

Thank horbs88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kapalua Plantation course is a beautiful, well maintained course. The course is hilly and challenging with some views of the Pacific Ocean. We enjoyed playing here but would not do so regularly because of the high greens fees. I give it 4 out of...More

Thank BobbyBo1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once in a lifetime golf round for golf lovers. Pricey but worth it. Course was in beautiful condition, tough course not for beginners. The wind is damaging to the course and your skin. Cart with built in GPS was fantastic and the esky/cooler one the...More

Thank brittapps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third time at Kapalua. We played on a Saturday with an 8am teetime around end of July. The place was amazingly quiet. In fact, starter got us to start 20 mins early going off as a twosome. Getting started early here is...More

1  Thank jun_r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can keep your mental wits about you, it's a fun course with stunning views. The winds can make it crazy challenging (2 to 4 extra clubs) or, if winds are still, you'll feel like the best golfer ever! Greens run really fast, and...More

1  Thank a-travelin-foodie
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The Kapalua Plantation course is a must play if you are a golfer visiting Maui. Raw, scenic beauty and a truly unique design/layout with elevation changes that can only be described as "thrilling." Uphill, against the grain putts are incredibly slow. Down grain, downhill shots...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed July 10, 2017

A beautiful golf course with great views. Don't go if your ego requires a low score or your purse demands budget prices. You will be disappointed on both counts. If you want a first class golf experience you will not be disappointed. With wind (count...More

Thank Kenneth617_12
Reviewed June 16, 2017

I can see why this is a must play and hosts the pros every year. Gorgeous course, with ocean views from almost anywhere. Challenging but fair so that an amateur golfer can enjoy it as much as a pro.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Pros on the PGA tour eat this course up, scoring 20 below par. Don't let that fool you if your the average, or even zero handicap golfer. This course is tough. The views are fabulous, and the overall setting of Kapalua is fantastic, but this...More

Thank tkwitt
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djr6648
May 6, 2017|
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Response from KapaluaGolf | Property representative |
Aloha! Yes, we have ladies clubs and yes, our sets have hybrids as well. We hope to see you soon. Mahalo!
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djr6648
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Takeustothesunshine | Reviewed this property |
Athletic shoes are okay. Also they rent shoes, limited sizes
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Susan B
January 13, 2017|
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Response from KapaluaGolf | Property representative |
Aloha! No, you do not need to stay on resort in order to play either course. However, resort guests do receive a discount on green fees. Mahalo!
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