Thailand is famous for its smiles and beaches. It is also famous for golf. Golf is one of the most popular sports played in Thailand. It comes as no surprise that this tourism hot spot also hosts some of the best golf resorts for your honeymoon in the world.
Thailand’s landscape is incredibly diverse. You’ll find resorts located by the beach, mountain, and even jungle courses.
We have reviewed the top 3 honeymoon destinations for couples that want to play golf during their travel.
Keep reading to learn more.
Black Mountain Hua Hin
The Black Mountain Golf resort is located around 2 hours south of Bangkok, making it a convenient travel destination for your honeymoon and golf trip in general.
The Black Mountain golf course is a 27 hole golf course rated one of the Top 50 Golf courses in the world.
The 27 hole design allows you to play different combinations of 18 hole games which is excellent if you plan to play multiple rounds during your stay.
The course itself is a hills course, which means that there will be plenty of angulations and slopes on any given hole.
This makes for a challenging golf experience, but the views are incredibly rewarding and rich.
The fairways are tight. You might want to consider hitting a driving iron off the tee-box since there isn’t much space to miss on most holes.
This resort is excellent for a honeymoon because they have villas and spas attached to the golf complex.
Each villa comes with a private pool and the spa, located near the clubhouse, is word class.
Besides that, you’ll find other activities such as wakeboarding and a water park right next to it.
Hua Hin is a sleepy beach town with plenty of eateries and beach bars.
Perfect if you are into seafood or enjoy relaxing at the beach. You also have the option to go horseback riding on the beach, which probably makes for the most picturesque honeymoon Fotos you can wish for!
Chiang Mai Highlands Golf Resort & Spa
If you want to get out of the city and experience how Bangkok might look like 50 years ago, go to Chian Mai.
This is a sleepy town in the north of Bangkok and the second most populated city in Thailand.
Don’t let that fool you, though. Chiang Mai is very much a town and feels nothing like metropoles such as Bangkok.
There is one shopping mall and plenty of cafes and restaurants, primarily accessible on foot. Another option is to rent a bicycle or motorbike if you plan to cover a more extensive stretch of the city.
The Chiam Mai Highlands Golf Resort has been voted to be one of the Top 3 Golf Courses in Asia by Golf Awards.
This resort strikes us as a great honeymoon destination because of the luxurious villas attached to the course.
The villas are situated a short walk from the clubhouse. They are surrounded by the trees and creeks of the golf course.
The amenities include:
- 27-hole golf course
- 300 yards long driving range
- Private resort villas
- Banquet room for smaller and a larger space for up to 200 people
- Swimming pool
- Fitness center
There is really no reason to leave the resort once there. But if you decide to do so, Chiang Mai is surrounded by some of the most breathtaking nature Thailand has to offer.
Whether you are into extreme sports such as mountain biking or ziplining or prefer to visit different mountain hill cafes and spas, Chiang Mai has something to offer for everyone. You can easily spend a long time exploring it during your honeymoon.
Kirimaya Golf Resort and Spa, Khao Yai
Khao Yai is situated around a 3-hour driver north of Bangkok. The little mountain hill town borders the Kaho Yai National Park, famous for its wildlife and elephant sanctuary.
The Kirimaya golf resort offers you the probably best views you can wish for when playing golf.
The impressive hills course is challenging, full of hills and bunkers, but extremely rewarding to play.
Kirimaya is home to an impressive resort. You can choose between a plantation view room, horizon view room, terrace suite, and a tented villa.
Truly something for every taste and without a doubt one of the best honeymoon resorts you can wish for.
What makes this resort special is the spa. It offers six air-conditioned indoor treatment parlors and two air-conditioned indoor Thai Massage parlors.
You won’t have difficulties spending a whole day relaxing considering that you’ll also have various swimming facilities and fitness gyms available.
If you want to explore Khao Yai, make sure you book one of the scenic bike rides to explore the mountain views.
Additionally, you can also go for a night safari in the closeby national park. With some luck, you’ll see wild elephants!
What to do next
If you are looking for a honeymoon destination where you can also enjoy some of the best golf in the world, Thailand is a top pick for you.
Ensure you brush up your game before you go and spend some extra time on the range to dial in that iron swing.
After that, there is nothing to stop you from having one of the most rewarding honeymoon experiences as a golfer you can wish for.
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