The Official Home for Asian Golf Awards
The prestigious and much sought after Asian Golf Awards programme is now enshrined in its own dedicated web site. This virtual museum in cyberspace is devoted to recognising and honouring the best in the Asia Pacific Golf industry – men and women and clubs that collectively help deliver a world class experience for golf! It is widely regarded as the “Oscars” of the Asian golf club industry. The programme has just finished its 18th year and winners in over 50 award categories were recognized during the staging of the Asian Golf Awards in Da Nang, Vietnam.    

Best in Asia Pacific for 2012

Best in the Country for 2012

Below are the Top-10 in each category.
Below are the Top-10 in each category.
Best Golf Destination in Asia Pacific
1. Thailand
2. Indonesia
3. China
4. United Arab Emirates
5. Vietnam
6. Australia
7. Malaysia
8. Japan
9. New Zealand
10. Philippines
 
Best Golf Destination outside Asia Pacific
1. Scotland
2. United States
3. Ireland
4. Spain
5. Mauritius
6. Portugal
7. England
8. South Africa
9. Canada
10. France
 
Best Course in Asia Pacific
1. The Club at Nine Bridges (Korea)
2. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
3. Nirwana Bali Golf Course (Indonesia)
4. Kingston Heath Golf Club (Australia)
5. Yas Links (Abu Dhabi)
6. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
7. Hirono Golf Club (Japan)
8. Metropolitan Golf Club (Australia)
9. Cape Kidnappers (New Zealand)
10. Spring City Golf & Lake Resort, Mountain Course (China)
 
Best Championship Course in Asia Pacific
1. Mission Hills Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
2. Sentosa Golf Club, Serapong Course (Singapore)
3. Abu Dhabi Golf Club, National Course
4. Sheshan International Golf Club (China)
5. Royal Melbourne Golf Club, West Course (Australia)
6. Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, West Course (Malaysia)
7. Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea
8. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
9. Royale Jakarta Golf Club, West-South Course (Indonesia)
10. DLF Golf & Country Club (India)
 
Best Golf Resort in Asia Pacific
1. Mission Hills Haikou (China)
2. Empire Hotel & Country Club (Brunei)
3. Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali (Indonesia)
4. Yalong Bay Golf Club (China)
5. Eagleton Resort (India)
6. Kawana Hotel & Golf Course (Japan);
7. Laguna Phuket (Thailand);
8. Shangri-La Rasa Ria (Malaysia);
9. Hilton Namhae Golf & Spa Resort (Korea);
10. Sutera Harbour Resort (Malaysia)

Best Clubhouse in Asia Pacific
1. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
2. Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
3. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
4. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)
5. Yas Links (Abu Dhabi)
6. Nirwana Bali Golf Course (Indonesia)
7. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
8. Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea
9. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
10. Singapore Island Country Club (Island Location)
 
Best New Course in Asia Pacific
1. Shanqin Bay Golf Course (China)
2. Mission Hills Haikou, Shadow Dunes Course (China)
3. Vinpearl Golf Club (Vietnam)
4. 360° Country Club (Korea)
5. Red Flag Valley Golf Club, Dragon Course (China)
6. Dongzhuang Beach Golf Club (China)
7. Bear’s Best CheongNa (Korea)
8. Padivalley Golf Club (Indonesia)
9. Jeongsan Vina Golf Club (Vietnam)
10. Golden Bay Golf & Resort (Korea)
 
Best Golf Course Architect in Asia Pacific
1. Schmidt Curley Design
2. JMP Golf Design Group
3. GolfPlan
4. Nicklaus Design
5. Pacific Coast Design
6. Robert Trent Jones II
7. Faldo Design
8. Norman Design
9. Colin Montgomerie Design
10. IMG Golf Course Design
 
Best Maintained Course in Asia Pacific
1. Siam Country Club, Plantation Course (Thailand)
2. Suzhou Jinji Lake International Golf Club (China)
3. Oxford Golf & Country Club (India)
4. Tianma Country Club (China)
5. Haesley Nine Bridges Golf Club (Korea)
6. Tanah Merah Country Club, Garden Course (Singapore)
7. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand);
8. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
9. Angkor Golf Resort (Cambodia)
10. Manila Golf & Country Club (Philippines)
 
Best Pro-Shop in Asia Pacific
1. Mission Hills Shenzhen (China)
2. Saadiyat Beach Golf Club (Abu Dhabi)
3. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
4. Sheshan International Golf Club (China)
5. Nirwana Bali Golf Club (Indonesia)
6. Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
7. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
8. Saujana Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
9. Laguna National Golf & Country Club (Singapore)
10. Laem Chabang Golf Club (Thailand)
 
Best Value for Money Experience
1. Chiangmai Highlands Golf & Spa Resort (Thailand)
2. Orchid Country Club (Singapore)
3. Clearwater Sanctuary Golf Resort (Malaysia)
4. Kau Sai Chau Jockey Club Public Golf Course (Hong Kong)
5. Thana City Golf & Country Club (Thailand)
6. Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
7. Angkor Golf Resort (Cambodia)
8. Cengkareng Golf Club (Indonesia)
9. Shanghai Tianma Golf & Country Club (China)
10. Muang Kaew Golf Club (Thailand)
 
Best Course Renovation in Asia Paciifc
1. Senayan National Golf Course (Indonesia)
2. Xili Golf & Country Club (China)
3, Jurong Country Club (Singapore)
4. Gifu-Seki Country Club (Japan)
5. Palm Garden Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)

 
 
Best Course in Australia
1. Royal Melbourne (West Course)
2. Kingston Heath Golf Club
3. New South Wales Golf Club
4. Barnbougle Dunes Golf Links
5. Metropolitan Golf Club
6. Moonah Links (Legends Course)
7. Barnbougle Lost Farm Golf Course
8. The Australian
9. Victoria Golf Club
10. Huntingdale Golf Club
 
Best Course in China (including Hong Kong and Macau)
1. Mission Hills Haikou (Blackstone Course)
2. Spring City Golf & Lake Resort (Mountain Course)
3. Luxehills International Country Club
4. The Dunes at Shenzhou Peninsula
5. Sheshan International Golf Club
6. Lake Malaren Golf Club
7. Suzhou Jinji Lake Golf Club
8. Stoneforest International Country Club (Leaders’ Peak Course)
9. Mission Hills Dongguan (Olazabal Course)
10. Shanghai Tianma Golf & Country Club
 
Best Course in Chinese Taipei
1. Sunrise Golf & Country Club
2. Miramar Golf & Country Club (‘A’ Course)
3. Ta Shee Golf & Country Club (East-Central Course)
4. Orient Golf & Country Club
5. National Garden Golf Course
6. Linkou International Golf & Country Club (South-West Course)
7. Taiwan Golf & Country Club (Tamsui Course)
8. Nan Fong Golf Club
9. Chang An Golf & Country Club
10. Tong Hwa Golf & Country Club
 
Best Course in India
1. DLF Golf & Country Club
2. Oxford Golf & Country Club
3. Eagleton Golf Resort
4. Delhi Golf Club
5. Clover Greens
6. Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) Golf Club
7. Jaypee Greens Golf Resort
8. Aamby Valley Golf Course
9. Royal Calcutta Golf Club
10. Classic Golf Resort
 
Best Course in Indonesia
1. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (West-South Course)
2. Nirwana Bali Golf Course
3. Ria Bintan Golf Club (Ocean Course)
4. New Kuta Golf & Ocean View
5. Taman Dayu Club
6. Damai Indah Golf (Bumi Serpong Damai Course)
7. Jagorawi Golf & Country Club (Old Course)
8. Bintan Lagoon (Seaview Course)
9. Klub Golf Bogor Raya
10. Cengkareng Golf Club

Best Course in Japan
1. Hirono Golf Club
2. Kawana Resort (Fuji Course)
3. Kasumigaseki Golf Club (West Course)
4. Tokyo Golf Club
5. Taiheiyo Club (Gotemba Course)
6. Phoenix Country Club
7. Shishido Hills Country Club (West Course)
8. Windsor Park Golf & Country Club
9. Ibaraki Country Club (West Course)
10. Naruo Golf Club
 
Best Course in Korea
1. The Club at Nine Bridges
2. Pine Beach Golf Links
3. Sky 72 Golf Club (Ocean Course)
4. Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea
5. Anyang Benest Golf Club
6. Blackstone Golf Club (Icheon)
7. Haesley Nine Bridges
8. Hilton Namhae Golf & Spa Resort
9. Woo Jeong Hills Golf Club
10. Pinx Golf Club
 
Best Course in Malaysia
1. Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (West Course)
2. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club
3. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club
4. The Mines Golf Resort
5. Royal Selangor Golf Club (Old Course)
6. Saujana Golf & Country Club (Palm Course)
7. Sungai Long Golf Club
8. Dalit Bay Golf & Country Club
9. The Golf Club Datai Bay
10. Tanjong Puteri Golf Club (Plantation Course)
 
Best Course in Middle East
1. Abu Dhabi Golf Club (National Course)
2. Yas Links
3. Emirates Golf Club (Majlis Course)
4. Saadiyat Beach Golf Club
5. Jumeirah Golf Estates (Earth Course)
6. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
7. The Els Club
8. Doha Golf Club
9. The Montgomerie Dubai
10. The Royal Golf Club (Bahrain)
 
Best Course in New Zealand
1. Cape Kidnappers
2. Kauri Cliffs
3. Jack’s Point Golf Course
4. Titirangi Golf Course
5. Kinloch Club
6. The Hills
7. Christchurch Golf Club
8. Paraparaumu Beach
9. Wairakei International Golf Course
10. Millbrook Resort
 
Best Course in the Philippines
1. Wack Wack Golf & Country Club (East Course)
2. Sta. Elena Golf Club (Makiling Course)
3. Orchard Golf & Country Club (Palmer Course)
4. Manila Southwoods Golf & Country Club (Masters Course)
5. Mount Malarayat Golf & Country Club
6. Canlubang Golf & Country Club (North Course)
7. Riviera Golf & Country Club (Langer Course)
8. Manila Golf Club
9. Sherwood Hills Country Club
10. Eagle Ridge Golf Club (Faldo Course)
 
Best Course in Singapore
1. Sentosa Golf Club (Serapong Course)
2. Tanah Merah Country Club (Garden Course)
3. Marina Bay Golf Course
4. Singapore Island Country Club (New Course)
5. Orchid Country Club (Dendro-Vanda Course)
6. Laguna National Golf & Country Club (World Classic Course)
7. Jurong Country Club
8. Raffles Country Club (Lake Course)
9. NSRCC (Army-Airforce)
10. Seletar Country Club
 
Best Course on the Sub-Continent
(including Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)
1. Royal Colombo Golf Club (Sri Lanka)
2. Victoria Golf & Country Resort (Sri Lanka)
3. Gokarna Forest Golf Resort (Nepal)
4. Nuwara Eliya Golf Club (Sri Lanka)
5. Karachi Golf Club (Pakistan)
6. Kurmitola Golf Club (Bangladesh)
7. Arabian Sea Country Club (Pakistan)
8. Royal Nepal Golf Course
9. Royal Palm Golf & Country Club (Pakistan)
10. Himalayan Golf Course (Nepal)
 
Best Course in Thailand
1. Black Mountain Golf Club
2. Banyan Golf Club
3. Thai Country Club
4. Siam Country Club (Plantation Course)
5. Amata Spring Country Club
6. Chiangmai Highlands Golf & Spa Resort
7. Red Mountain Golf Club
8. Laem Chabang International Country Club
9. Alpine Golf Resort Chiang Mai
10. Santiburi Samui Country Club
 
Best Course in Vietnam
1. Danang Golf Club (Dunes Course)
2. Montgomerie Links
3. Dalat Palace Golf Club
4. Ocean Dunes Golf Club
5. Tam Dao Golf Resort
6. Kings Island Golf Club (Mountain View Course)
7. Long Thanh Golf Club & Residential Estate (Hill Course)
8. Van Tri Golf Club
9. Vinpearl Golf Club
10. Diamond Bay Golf Resort & Spa