Top Golf Courses in Shanghai

Top Golf Courses in Shanghai

By Kelly PangUpdated Mar. 18, 2021

Lake Malaren Golf Club Shanghai

Lake Malaren Golf Club (上海美兰湖高尔夫俱乐部 Shànghǎi Měilánhú Gāoěrfū Jùlèbù) is home to the annual BMW Masters golf series. It is an 18-hole golf course designed by veteran golf course architect Jack Nicklaus. It comprises the north and the south 18-hole golf courses. The north course is opened for members and friends only, and the south course is open to the public.

Palmbeach Seaview Golf Club

Palmbeach Seaview Golf Club (棕榈滩海景高尔夫俱乐部 Zōnglǘ Tān Hǎijǐng Gāo'ěrfū Jùlèbù) is designed by Lanxing Golf Construction Co. Ltd., one of the top 100 golf course design companies. It is close to Hangzhou Bay and beaches, and it provides many entertainments. Golfers can play golf and also enjoy a nice vacation.

Yintao Golf Club

Yintao Golf Club (银涛高尔夫俱乐部 Yín tāo gāo'ěrfū jùlèbù) is a world tournament grade 18-hole golf course. It is designed by Peter Thompson, who is one of the 50 greatest golf players in the world. The golf course has an advanced vapor-pressure illumination system for night play. It is not opened to the public on weekends and holidays.

Shanghai Sun Island International Golf Club

Shanghai Sun Island International Golf Club (上海太阳岛国际高尔夫俱乐部 Shànghǎi Tàiyáng dǎo Guójì Gāo'ěrfū Jùlèbù) lies amid greenery and waters and it is very challenging because all the holes go along the lake. There are two courses, New Course and Old Course. The courses are designed by Nelson, Wright and Haworth, the U.S.A. international Golf Course experts. It is not opened to the public on weekends and holidays.

Sheshan International Golf Club

Sheshan International Golf Club (上海佘山国际高尔夫俱乐部 Shànghǎi Shéshān Guójì Gāo'ěrfū Jùlèbù) is the first premier private golf club in Shanghai. The course is designed by Nelson and Haworth. It is the only course in China where Tiger Woods has participated in an official golf competition. It has held the HSBC Championship Tournament four times, the world's premier golf event.  

Shanghai Links Golf & Country Club

Shanghai Links Golf & Country Club (上海林克司乡村俱乐部 Shànghǎi Línkèsī Xiāngcūn Jùlèbù) is an international standard 18-hole 72-par course with the total length of 7,100 yards. The luxurious golf course is designed by Jack Nicklaus, the PGA legend. It is home to one of the top-rated and finest championship golf courses in China.

Shanghai Country Club

Shanghai Country Club (上海国际高尔夫乡村俱乐部 Shànghǎi Guójì Gāo'ěrfū Xiāngcūn Jùlèbù) is known as “Venice in Shanghai”. It is designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., the world's renowned golf architect. Besides the 18-hole international standard golf course, there are driving ranges and full-time coachers for beginners.

Shanghai Binhai Golf Club

Shanghai Binhai Golf Club (上海滨海高尔夫俱乐部 Shànghǎi Bīnhǎi Gāo'ěrfū Jùlèbù) is one of the largest golf properties in Shanghai. It boasts two 18-hole international championship standard golf courses. The lake course is designed by Peter Thompson, five times British Open Champion. It has held a large amount of tournaments including the All Star 2007 Golf Tournament, the ABC Golf International and the Johnnie Walker Blue Label Championship. The first nine of the Forest Course is opened in 2003, and the second nine is in 2005. This course is opened before 18:00 only.

Tomson Shanghai Pudong Golf Club

Tomson Pudong Golf Club (上海浦东汤臣高尔夫俱乐部 Shànghǎi pǔdōng tāng chén gāo'ěrfū jùlèbù) is a world-class 18-hole 72-par championship golf club, which has hosted five Asia BMW Open Tournaments. The course is designed by Shunsuke Kato, chairman of the Japan Golf Association. This championship level golf course offers challenging, interesting, and stimulating golf.

Shanghai Tianma Golf & Country Club

Shanghai Tianma Golf & Country Club (上海天马高尔夫乡村俱乐部 Shànghǎi Tiānmǎ Gāo'ěrfū Xiāngcūn Jùlèbù) comprises three different courses to meet different Golfers' needs. The 27-hole Old Course is the most challenging one. The 7,801-yard New Course is a new challenge for golfers. The Tianma Course is built along rolling hills and the nearby mountains and trees around the fairways provide a unique visual experience for golfers.

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