The fairways are very open, and generally play very straight. They are lined by dense underbrush and tropical trees. Palms dot the course throughout. There are a couple of villa complexes on the course in addition to the beautiful clubhouse. You'll be able to enjoy the beach straight after your round.
The lay of the land, hole placement, and practice areas are all part of the design by Nick Price, the architect of this golf course. The golf course has a course rating of 72.1, and its 18 holes measure out to a total of 6706 yards.
One of three course in the area, Punta Blanca is sheltered behind the coastal resorts. The designers have made clever use of the rock formations throughout the course. Waste bunkers are carved out the well-maintained fairways and surrounding vegetation, and a pair of water hazards play a role on a few holes.
View this table for a few key facts concerning this course.
|Holes||Par||Yards||Rating||Slope||Driving Range||Putting Green|
A round is $150, and the price includes a free meal at the on-site restaurant.
If your highest skill isn't putting, plan to arrive a bit before you're scheduled to tee off to take advantage of a little practice. The great thing is that the course does offer a practice putting green for guests to practice on. Novices or even professionals who are working on their swing should use the driving range that is found here.
Punta Blanca Golf Course is in the same region as, the most close by major area, so a trip into the city is a definite option.
The nearest airport is, so guests landing and departing there should highly plan for a day of golfing here. The airport is just 12 and a half miles away out from this golf course.
If you like to have a variety of golf options available to you, there are other golf courses very close. Well- known courses in the area are Cocotal Golf and Country Club, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay. Each is within four miles and the closest of the group Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, is within traveling distance of this course.
How many other people you encounter while playing a few rounds will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. You can typically expect to encounter quite a few visitors from nearby hotels. If you're looking to stay in the area, there are 47 accommodations near this course. Several of the closest ones have been listed in the following table.
|Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection||0.3||N||Resort|
|Riu Palace Punta Cana||0.5||NE||Resort|
|Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro||0.6||NNE||Resort|
|ClubHotel Riu Bambu||0.6||ENE||Resort|
|Riu Bambuall Inclusive||0.6||ENE||Cottages|
Located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, Punta Blanca Golf Course can offer a unique golfing experience. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in the vicinity, you are free to stop by to enjoy a great time. Friusa is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the south-southeast.
Location: Carretera Arena Gorda-Macao Bavaro, the vicinity of Punta Cana, Hispaniola
Primary Phone: (809) 468-4734
FAX: (809) 468-5619
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