The Sandy Lane Golf Club was recently renovated and now offers a total of 44 holes spread between three separate courses, all of which provide golfers with very distinct experiences. The Green Monkey is probably the most famous of the three, and features a number of elevation changes and water hazards which add to the challenge. The availability of three different courses allows golfers of a variety of handicaps and skill levels to enjoy their time here.
Tom Fazio designed the course. The golf course has 18 holes, which have a total distance of 6399 yards.
Whichever course you choose to play on here, you won't go wrong with the views they offer. Golfers will be delighted with the natural beauty of each course and the views of the shimmering Caribbean waters. The Green Money is unique, though, in offering a spectacular contrast between the rolling fairways and the unbelievably beautiful limestone queries around which the course was built. Views of these limestone queries alone make it worth a visit.
Take a moment to read the table below if you want some quick facts.
|Holes||Par||Yards||Rating||Slope||Driving Range||Putting Green|
Playing a full 18 holes will cost you $385.
Golfers must rent a cart while they play here, and must also be accompanied by one caddie per cart.
If you need some more time to work on your putting, arrive a slight bit early to have a little practice. Luckily, the course does have a putting green for patrons to use. Learning beginners or even people who have been playing for years who are taking the time to practice their swing can spend some time at the driving range found here.
Sandy Lane Green Monkey Golf Course is in the same region as Holetown, the nearest notable area, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option.
If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other choices near Sandy Lane Green Monkey Golf Course. Notable courses in the area include Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, and Royal Westmoreland. All of them are within two and a half miles and the closest of the bunch, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, is just a meager hike away from the main golf course, so it won't be trouble to plan on stopping in for some rounds on the links.
Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There is an impressive choice of lodgings in the vicinity, which means you will likely be sharing the experience with large numbers of fellow active travelers enjoying themselves alongside you. Those who hope to stay in this vicinity should be able to find something they like without any trouble. In the table below, we've listed the nearest hotels and resorts.
|Sandy Lane Hotel||1.5||W||Hotel|
|Treasure Beach Hotel||1.7||WSW||Hotel|
Positioned in the vicinity of Holetown, Sandy Lane Green Monkey Golf Course is situated within Sandy Lane Hotel, and can offer a great opportunity for golfing. Even if you aren't staying very close, you should consider dropping by to check it out. It's east-southeast of Holetown.
Address: Sandy Lane, The vicinity of Holetown, Barbados
Primary Phone: (246) 444-2000
FAX: (246) 444-2222
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