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

Visitors can expect this to be a contemporary, comparatively new golf facility. It was constructed in 2005. The course has 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

Be sure to look at the following chart to learn a few quick facts.

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 putting isn't your strong suit, plan to arrive a bit before you're scheduled to tee off to have some practice time. Luckily, this course does offer a putting green for golfers to use to their advantage. Novices or seasoned golfers that are working on their swing could spend some time at the driving range found here.

What's Nearby

The closest populated area to Río Bayamón Golf Course is Old San Juan.

At only six miles away out from the golf course, the nearest airport, Isla Grande Airport, is consistently utilized by the same group of travelers as those that go golfing at Río Bayamón Golf Course.

If you are someone who likes variety, there are three other golfing options very close. Golf courses worth mentioning in the area include Dorado Del Mar Golf Club, Sugarcane Course at Dorado Beach, and Fort Buchanan Golf Club. All of them are within 12 miles and the closest one of the three Fort Buchanan Golf Club, is within a convenient distance of this golf course.

The number of other vacationers sharing the green can vary widely ——it depends mainly on when you visit, and how full the nearby hotels are. You won't find boundless numbers of hotel rooms near the course, which means the area is rarely crawling with fellow hotel guests. Those who'd like to stay in a hotel near this course have multiple options. In the table below, you'll find the closest accommodations.

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 is located in the eastern outskirts of Bayamon, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; it is six miles (ten kilometers) to the south of Old San Juan.

Contact Information

Reservations: (787) 740-1419

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

 

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