Bahamas Princess Ruby Course

Located on the outskirts of downtown Freeport, the course in a convenient location for guests staying in the most popular tourist areas on the island. In addition to the tropical trees and underbrush that enclose the fairways, there are also a few island resorts and residences that dot the surrounding region.

Course Description

You can golf all year round here.

This course has made itself a well-established spot to play a few rounds, since it was built in 1966. The course layout, hole placement, and sand traps all came from the imagination of Joe Lee, the lead architect of the course. It features a course rating of 72.4, and its 18 holes measure a total length of 6884 yards. Also be aware that they've got a pro, Jef Becker, on-site who can help beginners perfect their swing or give advanced instruction for well-versed golfers.

The course is surrounded by thick patches of native trees, and water factors into the equation on three holes. Numerous deep, massive sand traps and narrow fairways provide the bulk of the challenge here. There aren't many elevation changes on this part of the island, and as a result, the course is fairly flat.

At a Glance

Take a look at the following table to learn a couple of key facts concerning this course.

Bahamas Princess Ruby Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 6884 72.4 122 -- --

Policies and Fees

Bahamas Princess Ruby Course accepts the following credit cards: American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa.

What's Nearby

Bahamas Princess Ruby Course is in the same area as Freeport, the most close by major city, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the golf course. The city is a mile and a half away from the course. Since it's so close by, it will not take very long to head that way for a little exploration in the city.

At only two and a half miles away out from the golf course, the nearest airport, Grand Bahama International Airport, is typically utilized by the same type of visitors as people who golf at Bahamas Princess Ruby Course.

If you are someone who likes variety, there are other choices close by. Well- known courses in the area are The Reef Club Golf Course, Bahamas Princess Emerald Course, and Lucayan Golf Course. All of which are within three and a half miles and the closest of the bunch, Bahamas Princess Emerald Course, is just a quick interval off from the main golf course, so it won't be trouble to make stopping in for a few rounds of golf.

The crowdedness of the golf course can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. You can generally expect to share the course with more than a few travelers staying at the closest hotels. The subsequent table exhibits the decent selection of hotel rooms found close to the golf course.

Places to Stay Near Bahamas Princess Ruby Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
The Royal Islander Hotel 0.3 NE Hotel
Castaways Resort & Suites 0.3 NNE Hotel
Island Resort By EVRentals 0.4 W Resort
Sunrise Resort And Marina 1.5 S Hotel
Club Grand Bahama Sunrise Resort And Marina 1.5 S Hotel
Island Seas Resort 2.2 SE Resort
Ocean Reef Resort And Yacht Club 2.3 ESE Hotel

Location

Bahamas Princess Ruby Course is located near the center of Freeport.

Location: West Sunrise Highway, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (242) 352-6721

 

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