Roaring River Golf Course

Roaring River offers the only public golf course on the Belizean mainland. Located on the outskirts of Belmopan, the course is suitable for beginners, experienced golfers, or simply those looking to enjoy the sun and have an opportunity to enjoy the abundant wildlife in the area.

Course Description

It has earned a course rating of 66.0, and its 9 holes measure a total length of 3892 yards.

Though the course is smaller than most, it has been designed to implement a heightened challenge level. Some top players have commented that the course is much better to play on than what would have been expected for its size. All of the greens are elevated and well bunkered, and they have left alone the natural foliage and beautiful indigenous trees that line the fairways. You'll also likely get the chance to see a variety of wildlife, including iguanas, many different bird species, and in the lakes you'll find fish and maybe even a crocodile or two.

Gloves, balls, and tees are available for sale. If you'd like, you can rent a trolley or club here as well. The clubhouse is stocked with beer, soft drinks, and water.

Their restaurant, The Meating Place, is a riverside eatery that serves delicious breakfast and dinner.

At a Glance

Take a moment to read the chart below for summary information concerning this course.

Roaring River Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
9 64 3892 66.0 116 -- Yes

Policies and Fees

A full 18 holes will cost $25, while playing 9 is $17.50.

For guests of the accommodations, Green Fees are waived, so you can play for as much as want during your stay.

Roaring River Golf Course accepts the following credit cards: Master Card and Visa.

Amenities

If you need some more time to work on your putting, get there a bit before you're scheduled to tee off to take advantage of some practice. Luckily, the golf course does offer a practice putting green for guests to use to their advantage.

What's Nearby

Roaring River Golf Course is near Belmopan, the most close by notable area, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go.

Only three miles away off from the course, the most proximate airport, Hector Silva Airstrip, is typically used by the same group of visitors as those that go golfing at Roaring River Golf Course.

The popularity this golf course on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how full area hotel rooms are. There aren't any large hotels near this golf course, but it can attract visitors from some of the smaller hotels nearby. There are a large number of hotels near this golf course. You can see the nearest ones to Roaring River Golf Course in the following table.

Places to Stay Near Roaring River Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Roaring River Golf & Accommodation 0.1 E Cottages
Eastern Guest House -- -- Guest house
Sunflower Inn -- -- Hotel
Belmopan Sunview Inn 1.4 E Hotel
Yim Saan Hotel and Restaurant 1.6 NE Hotel
The Inn at Twin Palms -- -- B & B
Love Kiss Motel 1.9 ENE Motel

Location

Roaring River Golf Course, located at Roaring River Golf & Accommodation, is situated in Central Belize, in Belize; it's two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest of Belmopan.

Location: Roaring River Drive, Central Belize, Belize

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (501) 615-5069

Secondary Phone: (501) 664-5441

Website: http://www.belizegolfcourses.com

Email: belizegolf@gmail.com

 

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