Río Bayamón Golf Course

The only course in the Bayamon metropolitan area, Rio Bayamon Golf Course actually only has nine holes -- though there are plants for expansion in the coming years. Still, it is a great spot to stop for a few rounds and to practice your skills, especially when you only have time for a short game.

Course Description

Having opened in 2005, vacationers heading to this golf course can expect to enjoy considerably modern amenities. The golf course features 9 holes, which stretch out a total length of 2449 yards.

The course, which is just nine holes, is 4,600 yards with tight fairways and three artificial lakes. For practice the property also consists of a putting range and a driving range.

At a Glance

Take a look at this table for a few key facts concerning this course.

Río Bayamón Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
9 34 2449 -- -- Yes Yes

Policies and Fees

The cost to play is just $25, or you can spend $5(USD) and get a bucket of balls for the driving range.

Amenities

If you need a little extra help with putting, arrive a slight bit before you're scheduled to tee off to get in a little practice time. Fortunately, the golf course does house a practice putting green for golfers to use. Novices or even professionals that are practicing their swing could use the driving range that is available here.

What's Nearby

The closest major area you'll find to Río Bayamón Golf Course is Old San Juan.

Just six miles away out from the course, the closest airport, Isla Grande Airport, is consistently used by the same group of visitors as those golfing at Río Bayamón Golf Course.

Variety is important to some golfers, luckily there are other choices near Río Bayamón Golf Course. Notable courses in the area include Dorado Del Mar Golf Club, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, and Sugarcane Course at Dorado Beach. Each is within 12 miles and the closest of the bunch Fort Buchanan Golf Club, is not far from this golf course.

The crowdedness of the golf course can vary widely ——it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many hotel rooms have been booked in the area. There are no major hotels next to this course, but it's often visited by visitors staying at smaller hotels in the area. Those who'd like to stay in a hotel near this course have many good options to consider. In the table below, you'll find those hotels which are located nearest to the greens.

Places to Stay Near Río Bayamón Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Howard Johnson Centro Medico 4.4 E Hotel
Hotel del Centro -- -- Hotel
CasaBlanca Hotel -- -- Hotel
Comfort Inn Levittown 6.0 NNW Hotel
Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino 6.1 NE Hotel
The Caleta Guesthouse 6.1 N Hotel
Hotel Plaza de Armas Old San Juan 6.1 N Hotel

Location

Río Bayamón Golf Course can be found within the eastern part of Bayamon, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; it's 6.1 miles to the south of Old San Juan.

Location: Bayamon, Puerto Rico

Contact Information

Reservations: (787) 740-1419

Website: http://www.municipiodebayamon.com/rio-bayamon-golf-course/

 

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