We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“WOW, beautiful views and challenging holes!”

Princeville Makai Golf Club
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: The Top Golf Experience on Kauai; Our 27-hole Golf Facility was designed by Mr. Robert Trent Jones Jr.-in the late 1960s. We recently went through an extensive renovation to 18 (Oceans & Lakes Nines) of our 27 holes (Woods Is Still Open But Was Not Renovated). The new 18 was opened in January of 2010 and is now know as the Makai Course. The new and improved championship Makai course is a breath taking par-72 at over 7,200 yards. We proudly boast some of the most epic ocean/mountain views Hawaii golf has to offer.
Kauai, HI
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“WOW, beautiful views and challenging holes!”
Reviewed January 30, 2013

We've played the Prince but since the Makai was redesigned this is our new favorite. Less expensive but for us equally challenging and equally - maybe even more - spectacular views. Clubhouse has some lunch items; for a great variety go to the Princeville shopping Center just 2 minutes from there. Several restaurants and food bars plus a nice bakery.

Visited November 2012
Helpful?
Thank oooom
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Douglas S, Manager at Princeville Makai Golf Club, responded to this review, February 1, 2013
Aloha Oooom!

Much Mahalo for your very kind note! We are very excited to hear you greatly enjoyed your all around experience with us on the newly renovated Makai Course. We will continue to work hard to keep the course in the impeccable shape you recently enjoyed. Come back soon!

Aloha From Team Makai!
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

321 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    235
    69
    8
    7
    2
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Sonoma County, CA
Level 6 Contributor
225 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Love this course”
Reviewed January 20, 2013

Beautiful, great customer service and challenging. We have played this course 5-6 times over he last 10 years and we always say we like it as much as the Prince course.

Visited January 2013
Helpful?
Thank Kelleyanne
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Chicago, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
65 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Beautiful Holes”
Reviewed January 17, 2013

This course has some of the most pretty golf holes in the world. They are challenging, but fair for the average golfer. The staff here does a nice job of making you feel wlecome. The couse was also in good shape. Look at the website for deals on specific tee times.

Visited January 2013
Helpful?
Thank moco421
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
“Golf @ the Makai Golf Course”
Reviewed December 27, 2012

Very pretty views and this course was quite a lot easier to play than the Prince Course. The staff was very friendly & helpful. The cost was comparable (85.00 for 9 holes, which included the cart)

Visited December 2012
Helpful?
Thank vickilynn72
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Boca Raton
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Spectacular views and user friendly”
Reviewed November 30, 2012

This is one of the most beautiful golf courses I have ever had the good fortune to play. It's views are even more spectacular than the Prince course and infinitely more "player" friendly. The staff is extremely nice and the course was in impeccable condition. This is a "do not miss" course on the island of Kauai.

Helpful?
Thank LBellack123
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Douglas S, Public Relations Manager at Princeville Makai Golf Club, responded to this review, December 1, 2012
Aloha LBELLACK123,

Mahalo for your very kind review of our world calls golf course! I am so glad to hear you throughly enjoyed your time with our Makai Ohana (family) at Makai Golf Club at Princeille! We look forward to hosting you again here on our special golf experience again soon!

Mahalo Nui Loa (Thank You Very Much)
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Princeville Makai Golf Club also viewed

 

Been to Princeville Makai Golf Club? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing