This tournament-grade course is regarded as one the best in Puerto Rico. It's a demanding course, featuring a layout that will have even the most experienced golfers pondering over every club selection. Water hazards, tricky bunkers, and rolling greens feature prominently. The signature hole is the twelfth which will have you playing straight towards the shimmering ocean.
Built in 1998, this course in Puerto Rico has become a staple of the area. The greens, holes, and sand traps are all part of the design by Rees Jones, the lead architect of this golf course. The golf course has been given a course rating of 69.5, and its 18 holes measure out to 5999 yards. Also be aware that there's a golf pro, Seth Bull, available, so think about this location if you think you could use a few pointers.
Golfers will be able to admire the tropical landscape and look out onto the Caribbean Sea as they make their way through the the course's 18 championship holes. The course doesn't feature any steep elevation changes, but it does have undulating fairways and greens. Deep bunkers and elevated greens add to the difficulty of play here.
Glance through the table below for a brief summary of this course.
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Flamboyan at Palmas del Mar Golf Club is outside the city, with its closest urban neighbor being Humacao. This city is four miles away from the golf course. Because it is so close by, it won't take long to make a trip with a bit of urban exploration.
If the possibility of other golfing options interests you, there are a couple of other courses that should be noted within rather easily reached of Flamboyan at Palmas del Mar Golf Club. Their names are Las Bambuas Golf Course and Palm at Palmas del Mar Golf Club. The most proximate is Palm at Palmas del Mar Golf Club. It is located just a small hike off so it won't be troublesome to plan on stopping in for some rounds on the links.
Whether the golf course is full of players or practically empty will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. There are no major hotels next to this course, but it's often visited by guests staying at smaller hotels nearby.
Flamboyan at Palmas del Mar Golf Club is located near the center of Palmas Del Mar.
Address: 170 Candelero Drive, Palmas Del Mar, Puerto Rico
Primary Phone: (787) 656-3000
Secondary Phone: (787) 285-2256
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