Las Iguanas Golf Course

Holes 12, 13, and 14 kiss the shoreline. Moderate bunkering and innovative layout features add to the degree of difficulty, and an abundance of water holes make this an especially interesting round. The course has a lot of variation, and will keep even the most seasoned veterans on their toes.

Course Description

Having been erected in 2011, golfers visiting this course will find newly built, modern amenities. The greens, hole placement, and surprise challenges are all part of the design by Jack Nicklaus, the lead architect of Las Iguanas Golf Course. Their 18 holes stretch out a total of 7396 yards. Also be aware that there's a golf professional, Mark Clouse, available on the premises ready to help novices practice their swing or offer advanced lessons for trained players.

On the island's eastern coast, this course is in a quiet and fairly secluded spot. In addition to being right on the ocean, the course also benefits from various inland lakes. Part of the course runs alongside a nature preserve, and seeing a good amount of wildlife is a given. Golfers will find lush wetlands, caves, and an abundance of native vegetation.

At a Glance

Review the following table for a quick summary of this course.

Las Iguanas Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 7396 -- -- -- --

Policies and Fees

Las Iguanas Golf Course accepts most major credit cards.

What's Nearby

Las Iguanas Golf Course is in the same region as Punta Cana, the nearest urban area, so a trip into the city is a definite option.

The nearest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, so guests flying in there may want to plan on golfing here.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other golf courses near this one. Golf courses worth mentioning in the area include Catalonia Bavaro Resort Cabeza de Toro, Punta Espada Golf Club, and Corales Golf Club. All of them are within easily within reach and the closest one of the group Punta Espada Golf Club, is easily within reach of this course.

How many other people you encounter while playing a few rounds will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There are plenty of hotel options close by, meaning you will likely be sharing the experience with a somewhat large number of other active travelers having a good time golfing and exploring alongside you. There are a decent number of hotels located near this golf course, which are shown in the table below.

Places to Stay Near Las Iguanas Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Golden Bear Lodge & Spa Cap Cana -- -- Resort
Sanctuary Cap Cana Golf and Spa 0.7 NE Resort
Eden Roc Cap Cana -- -- Resort
ALSOL Luxury Village 3.2 NE Hotel
AlSol Tiara Cap Cana 3.3 NE Resort
Punta Cana Resort & Club 3.9 NE Resort
Puntacana Resort & Club -- -- Resort

Location

Located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, south-southwest of Juanillo, Las Iguanas Golf Course is on the premises of Golden Bear Lodge & Spa Cap Cana, and can offer a fun golfing experience. Even if you aren't staying very close, you should consider dropping by to enjoy a great time. It's south-southwest of Punta Cana.

Location: the vicinity of Punta Cana, Hispaniola

Contact Information

Primary Phone: 1.809.CAP.CANA

Website: http://www.capcana.com/

 

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