Punta Blanca Golf Course

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.

Course Description

The lay of the land, hole placement, and surprise challenges reflect the design of Nick Price, the lead architect of the course. It features a course rating of 72.1, and its 18 holes stretch out 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.

At a Glance

Glance through the table below to learn a few quick facts.

Punta Blanca Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 6706 72.1 123 Yes Yes

Policies and Fees

A round is $150, and the price includes a free meal at the on-site restaurant.

Amenities

If you need some more time to work on your putting, arrive a slight bit before your scheduled tee time to take advantage of a little practice time. The great thing is that this golf course does house a practice putting green for golfers to make the most of. First-timers or professionals who are fine tuning their swing could spend some time at the driving range found here.

What's Nearby

The closest populated area to Punta Blanca Golf Course is Friusa.

The closest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, so tourists flying in there might want to plan for a day of golfing here. The airport is just 12 and a half miles away off from this golf course.

If you like to have a variety of golf options available to you, there are some other courses near this one. Notable courses in the area are Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, Cocotal Golf and Country Club, and Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay. All of which are within four miles and the nearest one of the three Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, is within traveling distance of this course.

The popularity this golf course on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time of day to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. At this course, you can expect to encounter quite a few hotel guests who are staying close by. Those looking to stay in a hotel near this course have multiple options. Below, you can see which hotels are located nearest to the sand pits at Punta Blanca Golf Course.

Places to Stay Near Punta Blanca Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
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
Riu Macao 0.7 E Resort
Riu Naiboa 0.7 E Hotel

Location

Located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, Punta Blanca Golf Course offers a unique golfing experience. Even if you aren't staying very close, you should think about stopping by to experience some of their offerings. From this location, 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

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (809) 468-4734

FAX: (809) 468-5619

Website: http://punta-blanca.com/en/

 

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