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Springfield Golf Club

Holes 27 | Par 72 | Length 6440 m / 7043 y | Type Parkland | Architect Jack Nicklaus

Some of the biggest names in golf have been involved in the design of golf courses in Hua Hin and it does not get much bigger than Jack Nicklaus.  The Golden Bear is regarded by many as being the greatest golfer of all time and he has also made a successful career from designing golf courses.

Springfield Royal and Country Club is a Nicklaus course in Hua Hin and he is responsible for the design of the original 18 holes at this venue.  Located just 30 minutes from the centre of Hua Hin, it is easy to reach yet nestles in the shadows of the mountains.

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Open for play in 1993, there are now three sets of nine holes, with the third set designed by the golf course architects Lee Schmidt and Brian Curley. 

The original Nicklaus 18 holes, known as the Mountain and Lake Courses are not as challenging as the latest creation but as one would expect from a Nicklaus design, water and sand play a huge role.  However, there are five tee boxes on each hole so you can play from whichever is suitable, with the black being the toughest of the lot and only recommended for top players.

Keeping the ball straight is the key to success at Springfield Royal Country Club.  The course does not play particularly long but if you are failing to find the fairway, the rough, water and sand comes into play.  The waste bunkers on the back nine holes of the original 18 are especially tough and can lead to dropped shots towards the end of the round.

This first hole is a good example of having to find the fairway, with rough and a well-protected green.  The first water hazard is found on the second hole, with a pond to the left and stream separating the fairway and green.

However, it is not until you hit the back nine holes, called the Lakes Course, that you begin to find water becoming a problem.  The fourth and fifth holes on this course both require approach shots over water to the green.  The final hole, which is a par-5, has an island green, making it a great way to finish the round.

The Nicklaus Course has been well maintained and you will enjoy playing in lovely natural surroundings.

The third set of nine holes is the Valley Course and many argue this plays tougher than the original course.  The greens are especially challenging and if you find yourself on the wrong side of the hole, putting becomes a real test.

The facilities at Springfield Royal Country Club may not be the most modern in Hua Hin but the restaurant is excellent.  You can enjoy tremendous views across the golf course with something to eat and it is a nice way to end the day.

 

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Some of the biggest names in golf have been involved in the design of golf courses in Hua Hin and it does not get much bigger than Jack Nicklaus.  The Golden Bear is regarded by many as being the greatest golfer of all time and he has also made a successful career from designing golf courses.

Springfield Royal and Country Club is a Nicklaus course in Hua Hin and he is responsible for the design of the original 18 holes at this venue.  Located just 30 minutes from the centre of Hua Hin, it is easy to reach yet nestles in the shadows of the mountains.

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Our Springfield Golf Club Course ratings

  • Condition 4.1
  • Facilities 4.1
  • Pace of play 4.2
  • Service 4.2
  • Overall 4.1
  • Review Score 4.1
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Facilities at Springfield Golf Club

  • Caddies
  • Golf carts
  • Practice facilities
  • Golf lessons
  • Club & shoe rental
  • Night golf
  • Golf shop
  • On-site accommodation
  • Spa & massage

Our customers reviews of Springfield Golf Club

Springfield Golf Club

Greens in bad situation. Would not suggest to go to play.

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Greens in bad situation. Course would be fantastic, but has to improve quickly! Some Caddies have poor experience.

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  • Condition 3
  • Facilities 4
  • Pace of play 5
  • Service 4
  • Overall 3
  • Review Score 3.8
Springfield Golf Club

Nice caddies

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Nice Nature around the course - lot of birds- we Saw an owl . The condirion of the course have to be inproved

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  • Condition 3
  • Facilities 4
  • Pace of play 4
  • Service 4
  • Overall 4
  • Review Score 3.8
Springfield Golf Club

Nice golf. Ball goes fast on green so it not easy to putt !

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The golf course is nice but expensive. The pro shop provides a good choice of polos for m’en and women

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  • Condition 4
  • Facilities 4
  • Pace of play 4
  • Service 4
  • Overall 4
  • Review Score 4
Springfield Golf Club

Enjoyable days golf......will definitely consider visiting again

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Generally interesting and varied course (if not the most challenging off the white tees) with some interesting signature water features, and picturesque mountain views. Compacted sand in bunkers not pleasing.

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  • Condition 4
  • Facilities 4
  • Pace of play 4
  • Service 4
  • Overall 4
  • Review Score 4
Springfield Golf Club

Wonderful place, from arriving to leaving first class.

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There's 27 holes to Springfield. I played mountain and lakes and what a great challenge they represented. Condition of the fairways and greens are fantastic.

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  • Condition 5
  • Facilities 5
  • Pace of play 3
  • Service 5
  • Overall 5
  • Review Score 4.6
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