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The Bay Course

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Great resort course

We played on one of the windiest days. I think a steady 18mph with guests around 30mph. My golf... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Porter, Texas
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The Bay Course at Kapalua. Nice course. Tee off early to avoid the heat and winds. Only two ocean... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
Asheville, United States
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The Bay Course opened in 1975 and in that time has hosted over 20 major professional tournaments - the most of any neighbor island course in the state of Hawaii. From the first live prime-time televised event in golf at the 1983 Kapalua...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We played on one of the windiest days. I think a steady 18mph with guests around 30mph. My golf ball was blown off the tee and moved on the green by the winds. Anyway, I still had fun. Wide fairways. Greens weren’t crazy, very fair...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The Bay Course at Kapalua. Nice course. Tee off early to avoid the heat and winds. Only two ocean front holes, spectacular views. Relatively open. Semi fast greens. Good tee boxes and fairways. Staff was great. Nice selection in pro shop. Saw the beverage cart...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

The Bay Course is part of the two-course set-up in Kapalua with the other course named the Plantation Course which is the site of the annual Sentry Tournament of Champions PGA TOUR event every early January. My expectations were sky-high when we arrived at the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful course with cool views on a few holes. I would play it again BUT the greens were NOT good, should be way better for this type of course.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank joesteamboat
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

After playing Plantation course 2 days earlier, I was expecting a major step down in course quality - boy was I wrong! The whole experience is on par with Plantation course. As an 18 handicapper I found the Bay course to be a great challenge,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

What a horrible Experience.On Golf package for 3 rounds and it rained every day with the rain blowing sideways and cart path only. Plantation Course was ok because pros play there. Price at $300 was slightly high but the big rip off was the average...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark F
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

The Plantation Course at Kapalua gets all the attention because that is the course the Pros play. Yes it is an outstanding course however the Bay Course does not disappoint. You get the same top notch service on a high quality golf course. Several holes...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Special sunset golf rates - $100 including club rentals. Wonderful couple night. You get to play front nine which includes two of the greatest holes you will ever play in Hole 4 and 5

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank W4552WUkenm
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Course had amazing views - in good condition. Greens were tricky, and pin placements the day my wife and I played left me wondering a bit (on side hills, four paces from fringe, etc). Every other review has highlighted how great this course is. So...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank isaacleman
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Golfed the Bay Course because The Plantation Course was closed for the PGA Champions Tournament. Loved your Pro Shop, lots of great clothes and accessories. Course had great views, greens were pretty fast. Only complaint is your range, didn't like the balls...

Date of experience: January 2018
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June 6, 2018|
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Response from isaacleman | Reviewed this property |
Bay Course, and it isn’t close of you’re a decently traveled golfer. It’s the difference between playing a championship layout and a resort layout.
Michael T
June 30, 2016|
Response from KapaluaGolf | Property representative |
Aloha Michael! Thank you for your interest in playing Kapalua Golf. Riders are allowed at $40 per person at either course. Usually, singles are paired up to complete foursomes on both courses as well. If you have any... More