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.
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.
Take a look at this table for a few key facts concerning this course.
|Holes||Par||Yards||Rating||Slope||Driving Range||Putting Green|
The cost to play is just $25, or you can spend $5(USD) and get a bucket of balls for the driving range.
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.
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,, 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.
|Howard Johnson Centro Medico||4.4||E||Hotel|
|Hotel del Centro||--||--||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|
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
Reservations: (787) 740-1419
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