There are a number of reasons to visit Hua Hin for a golf holiday and we have listed the top ten below, which we are sure will tempt you when booking your next golfing break.
The golf courses
The number one reason you should book a golf holiday to Hua Hin, is the quality of the golf courses. There are a good number to choose from, some of which have hosted national and international golf events and the standard of courses in the region is very high. The majority of courses are suitable for players of all levels and water is a predominant feature throughout. The top names in golf course design, such as Jack Nicklaus and Robert Trent Jones Jr, all have courses in Hua Hin.
Black Mountain GC, Hua Hin
The caddies play a memorable part in any golf holiday to Hua Hin. They are polite, happy and always on hand to offer advice and mark your ball.
The choice of accommodation in Hua Hin is fantastic. There is a great choice of locally themed hotels, international hotels, luxurious villas and golf resorts, which offer their own places to stay. Whatever your preference when it comes to accommodation, Hua Hin has it all.
In general, the weather in Hua Hin is warm and makes for perfect conditions for a round of golf. The months between November and February are perhaps the best time to visit Hua Hin for golf but it’s possible to play throughout the year.
The choice of food in Hua Hin, much like the rest of Thailand, is superb. The local Thai dishes, using only the freshest local ingredients beg to be sampled and there are also plenty of restaurants offering western style cuisine too.
Hua Hin beach has lovely white sand and stretches close to 5 kilometres in length. The beach is clean, friendly and quiet, perfect for relaxing after a round of golf.
Hua Hin is a unique part of the world, steeped in great culture and it pays to take a little time away from the golf course, to soak up the history of the region.
The locals in Hua Hin, both on and off the golf course are very friendly and polite. They always seem to have a smile on their face and are very hospitable.
There are some great markets in Hua Hin, both during the day and night, selling a wide range of products. The Plearn Wan Shopping Village is also worth a visit.
Outside of golf, there are a wide range of activities, such as swimming, snorkelling, diving, hiking, boat trips and much, much more.