Apes Hill Club

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This championship golf course features views of both the West and East coasts of Barbados. It's situated just outside of the nature preserves that are in the center of the island, and works remarkably well with the undulating landscape of the region. This landscape can offer unique challenges to experienced golfers, but remains manageable for golfers of varying experience levels.

Apes Hill Club

Course Description

Open daily from 7:30am.

Having opened in 2009, travelers playing this golf course should expect to enjoy newly built, modern facilities. Landmark Land Company is the designer of the golf course. The golf course features a course rating of 67.2, and its 18 holes measure out to 5560 yards. Also be aware that there is a golf professional, Ben Hatch , at the grounds who can help newbies work on their swing or provide advanced lessons for trained golfers.

The course has been designed to keep the interesting and varied natural surroundings of interior Barbados, where coral stone queries, wooded ravines, and lush pasture land feature prominently. You'll find yourself surrounded by thick wooded areas in some spots, only to come out on the higher elevation holes with some stunning views of the ocean below. The elevation changes are one of the most distinctive and challenging aspects of the course, and you might end up losing a few more balls than normal.

At a Glance

Review this table for summary information concerning this course.

Apes Hill Club Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 5560 67.2 117 Yes --

Policies and Fees

The driving range is open to Apes Hill Club members, their invited guests, and golfers playing that day.

Amenities

Beginners or even people who have been playing for years who are fine tuning their swing could take advantage of the driving range that is found here.

What's Nearby

The closest metropolitan area to Apes Hill Club is Holetown.

The nearest airport is Grantley Adams International Airport, so tourists landing and departing there might want to consider golfing here. The airport is about 12 miles away from this golf course.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other golf courses nearby. Well- known courses in the area include Royal Westmoreland, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, and Sandy Lane Green Monkey Golf Course. All of which are within three miles and the nearest one of the bunch, Royal Westmoreland, is just a short hike away from the main course, so it won't be a bother to plan on stopping by for a few rounds of golf.

The activeness of the golf course——bustling and full, or virtually empty—— will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. Typically, you can expect to see a fair amount of hotel guests who are staying close by. If you're looking for a place to stay in this neighborhood, you won't have much difficulty. The hotels which are found nearest to Apes Hill Club are listed in the table below.

Places to Stay Near Apes Hill Club
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Cove Spring 2.6 W Hotel
The Lone Star Hotel 2.6 W Hotel
Fairmont Royal Pavilion 2.8 WSW Resort
Colony Club Hotel 2.9 SW Hotel
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 3.0 SW Hotel
The Sandpiper 3.0 SW Hotel
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 3.0 SW Resort

Location

Apes Hill Club is located within the northwestern part of St. Thomas Parish, near Deanes; it is to the northeast of Holetown.

Location: Apes Hill, St. Thomas Parish, Barbados

Contact Information

Reservations: (246) 432-4500

Secondary Phone: (246) 432-4501

Website: http://www.apeshillclub.com/

Email General Inquiries: info@apeshillclub.com

 

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