Carambola Beach Golf Club

Photo credit: © Steve Thomsen
 

The course has been named a "must play" by Golf Magazine, and received their Gold Medal Award. Located in a region that's a favorite for hikers and outdoors enthusiasts, the views offered here are spectacular. The golfing is top-shelf as well, and will provide plenty of challenges. The par-3 8th is probably the most difficult, where you'll be required to hit an uphill tee shot onto a well-guarded green.

Course Description

Built in 1966, this golf course in the Virgin Islands has made itself an established site to hit or play a few rounds of golf. Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed this golf course. The golf course has been given a course rating of 68.1, and its 18 holes stretch out a distance of 5727 yards. Also note that there is a golf professional, Roger Mack, handy who can help newbies perfect their swing or offer advanced help for well-versed players.

The golf club is set inside a lush valley on the mountainous northern part of the island. The course features excellent, deep bunkering, and natural ponds can prove irksome on a pair of holes. The fairways are lined by a variety of tropical trees, and roll along with the natural undulating landscape of the region.

At a Glance

Take a minute to read the chart below for a few key facts concerning this course.

Carambola Beach Golf Club Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 5727 68.1 123 -- --

Policies and Fees

Resort guests can book tee times up to 30 days in advance, while non-guests can begin booking the day before they wish to play.

What's Nearby

Carambola Beach Golf Club is near Frederiksted, the most close by metropolitan area, so exploring the city is a convenient option.

At only four miles away away from the course, the most proximate airport, Henry E Rohlsen Airport, is often utilized by the same group of vacationers as people who golf at Carambola Beach Golf Club.

If you like having options, there are two or more other courses worthy of mentioning within 14 and a half miles of Carambola Beach Golf Club. These sites are Buccaneer Golf Course and Buccaneer Golf Course. The most proximate of your options is Buccaneer Golf Course. It is found just a taxi trip away from the main golf course.

The number of other vacationers sharing the green can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked nearby hotels. There aren't any large hotels near this golf course, but it's often visited by guests staying at some of the area's smaller hotels. If you're looking for a place to stay near here, you can certainly find a spot. Find the hotel that suits you best in the list of nearby options below.

Places to Stay Near Carambola Beach Golf Club
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Renaissance Carambola Beach Resort & Spa 0.8 N Resort
Waves at Cane Bay 2.3 NE Hotel
Cane Bay Reef Club 2.3 NE Resort
Mount Victory Camp 2.7 W Lodge
Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River 4.3 ENE Hotel
Frederiksted Hotel 4.5 SW Hotel
Villa Morales 4.6 SW Guest house

Location

Set in the North Shore, 2.0 miles south west of Cane Bay, Carambola Beach Golf Club provides a fun chance to golf. Regardless of whether or not you're staying nearby, you should consider stopping by to check it out. From this location, Frederiksted is four and a half miles (seven kilometers) to the south west.

Location: 72 Estate River, the North Shore, St. Croix

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (809) 778-5638

Secondary Phone: (888) 503-8760

Website: http://www.golfcarambola.com/

Email: golf.carambola@gmail.com

 

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