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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!

Best in Asia Pacific for 2016

Best in the Country for 2016

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. Vietnam
  4. China
  5. Malaysia
  6. Philippines
  7. Australia
  8. South Korea
  9. Laos
  10. Myanmar
 
Best Course in Asia Pacific
  1. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
  3. Tianma Golf & Country Club (China)
  4. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  5. Sky72 Golf Club, Ocean Course (South Korea)
  6. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  7. Sentosa Golf Club, Serapong Course (Singapore)
  8. Siam Country Club (Thailand)
  9. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  10. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
 
Best Championship Course in Asia Pacific
  1. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  3. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
  4. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)
  5. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  6. Siam Country Club (Thailand)
  7. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  8. Sky 72 Golf Club, Ocean Course (South Korea)
  9. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  10. Yalong Bay Golf Club (China)
 
Best Golf Resort in Asia Pacific
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  2. Anvaya Cove Golf & Sports Club (Philippines)
  3. Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort (Indonesia)
  4. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
  5. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  6. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  7. Laguna Golf Lang Co (Vietnam)
  8. Chiangmai Highlands Golf and Spa Resort (Thailand)
  9. Bintan Lagoon Resort (Indonesia)
  10. Long Vien Golf Club (Laos)
 
Best Clubhouse in Asia Pacific
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  2. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
  4. Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (China)
  5. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  6. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  7. The Country Club of Chengdu (China)
  8. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  9. Tianma Golf & Country Club (China)
  10. Kings' Island Golf Resort (Vietnam)
 
Best Maintained Course in Asia Pacific
  1. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  3. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  4. Tanah Merah Country Club (Singapore)
  5. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)
  6. Laguna Golf Phuket (Thailand)
  7. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
  8. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  9. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  10. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
 
Best Pro-Shop in Asia Pacific
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  2. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  4. Long Thanh Golf Club (Vietnam)
  5. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)
  6. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  7. The Country Club of Chengdu (China)
  8. Tianma Golf & Country Club (China)
  9. Singapore Island Country Club (Singapore)
  10. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
 
Best Managed Golf Club in Asia Pacific
  1. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  2. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. TPC Kuala Lumpur  (Malaysia)
  4. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  5. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  6. Siam Country Club (Thailand)
  7. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  8. Rainbow Hills Golf Club (Indonesia)
  9. Thana City Golf & Sports Club (Thailand)
  10. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
 
Best Locker Room/Male or Female in Asia Pacific
  1. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  3. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  4. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  5. Long Thanh Golf Club (Vietnam)
  6. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
  7. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  8. Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)
  9. Emirates Golf Club (Dubai)
  10. Mountain Creek Golf Resort & Residences (Thailand)
 
Best Course Architect in Asia Pacific
  1. Schmidt-Curley Design Inc.
  2. Nicklaus Design
  3. IMG Golf
  4. Golfplan
  5. Pacific Coast Design
  6. Pirapon Namatra
  7. Gary Play Golf Design
  8. Faldo Design
  9. Greg Norman Golf Course Design
  10. JMP Golf Design Group/Costello Hollinger Moore
 
Best New Course in Asia Pacific
Ba Na Hills Golf Club (Vietnam)
FLC Quy Nhon Golf Links (Vietnam)
Legend Hill Golf Resort (Vietnam)


​Best Public Golf Course In Asia Pacific
Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
Southlinks Golf Club (Philippines)
The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course Limited (Hong Kong)

Best Golf Club Experience in Asia Pacific
Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)


Best Food and Beverage Experience in Asia Pacific
Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
Thai Country Club (Thailand)




 
Best Course in Brunei Darussalam
  1. The Empire Hotel & Country Club
  2. Royal Brunei Golf & Country Club
  3. Pantai Mentiri Golf Club
  4. Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) Golf Course
  5. Jerudong Park Country Club
 
Best Course in Cambodia
  1. Angkor Golf Resort, Faldo Course
  2. Garden City Golf Club
  3. Siem Reap Booyoung Country Club
  4. Phokeethra Country Club
  5. Grand Phnom Penh Golf Club
  6. Royal Cambodia Phnom Penh Golf Club
  7. Cambodia Golf & Country Club

 
Best Course in China (including Hong Kong and Macau)
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course
  2. Tianma Golf & Country Club
  3. Yalong Bay Golf Club
  4. The Country Club of Chengdu
  5. Mission Hills Golf Club Dongguan, Norman Course
  6. Spring City Golf & Lake Resort
  7. The Hong Kong Golf Club
  8. Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen, Vijay Course
  9. The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course Limited
  10. Sheshan International Golf Club
 
Best Course in Chinese Taipei
  1. Ta Shee Golf  & Country Club
  2. Miramar Golf & Country Club
  3. The Orient Golf & Country Club
  4. Sunrise Golf & Country Club
  5. Taiwan Golf & Country Club
 
Best Course in India
  1. DLF Golf & Country Club
  2. Oxford Golf & Country Club
  3. ITC Classic Golf Resort
  4. Aamby Valley Golf Course
  5. Eagleton - The Golf Village
  6. Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) Golf Club
  7. Delhi Golf Club
  8. Jaypee Greens Golf Course
  9. Champion Reef Golf Course
  10. The Royal Calcutta Golf Club
 
Best Course in Indonesia
  1. Royale Jakarta Golf Club
  2. Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort
  3. Ria Bintan Golf Club
  4. Bali National Golf Club
  5. New Kuta Golf & Ocean View
  6. Rainbow Hills Golf Club
  7. Taman Dayu Golf Club & Resort
  8. Emeralda Golf Club
  9. Jagorawi Golf & Country Club
  10. Riverside Golf Club
 
 
Best Course in Japan
  1. Kawana Resort, Fuji Course
  2. Hirono Golf Club
  3. Tokyo Golf Club
  4. Naruo Golf Club
  5. Abiko Golf CLub
  6. Ono Golf Club
  7. Sapporo International Country Club
  8. Kobe Golf Club
  9. Wakagi Golf Club
  10. The Phoenix Seagaia Resort
 
Best Course in South Korea
  1. Sky72 Golf Club, Ocean Course
  2. The Club at Nine Bridges
  3. Jack Nicklaus Golf Club
  4. Anyang Country Club
  5. Jade Palace Golf Club
  6. Pine Beach Golf Links
  7. Sky72 Golf Club, Hanul Course
  8. Sky72 Golf Club, Lake Course
  9. Sky72 Golf Club, Classic Course
  10. Sky72 Golf Club, Bada Course
 
Best Course in Laos
  1. Long Vien Golf Club
  2. Luang Prabang Golf Club ‎
  3. SEA Games Golf Club
  4. DanSavanh Nam Ngum Resort
  5. Vientiane Km6 Golf Club
  6. Lao Country Club
  7. Lakeview Golf Club Vientiane

 
Best Course in Malaysia
  1. TPC Kuala Lumpur
  2. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club
  3. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club
  4. The Mines Resort & Golf Club
  5. Tropicana Golf & Country Resort
  6. The Els Club Teluk Datai
  7. Royal Selangor Golf Club
  8. Saujana Golf & Country Club
  9. Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort
  10. Glenmarie Golf & Country Club
 
Best Course in Middle East
  1. Yas Links Abu Dhabi
  2. Emirates Golf Club, Majlis Course
  3. Saadiyat Beach Golf Club
  4. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
  5. Al Badia Golf Club
  6. Jumeirah Golf Estates, Earth Course
  7. The Els Club
  8. Abu Dhabi Golf Club
  9. Doha Golf Club
  10. The Montgomerie
 
Best Course in Myanmar
  1. Pun Hlaing Golf Club
  2. Royal Mingalardon Golf & Country Club
  3. Bagan Golf Club
  4. Aye Thar Yar Golf Resort
  5. Yangon Golf Club
 
Best Course in the Philippines
  1. Anvaya Cove Golf & Sports Club
  2. Mt. Malarayat Golf & Country Club
  3. Sta. Elena Golf & Country Estate
  4. The Orchard Golf & Country Club
  5. Ayala Greenfield Golf & Leisure Club
  6. The Riviera Golf Course
  7. Eagle Ridge Golf & Country Club
  8. Manila Golf & Country Club
  9. Manila Southwoods Golf & Country Club
  10. Wack Wack Golf & Country Club
 
Best Course in Singapore
  1. Sentosa Golf Club
  2. Tanah Merah Country Club
  3. Marina Bay Golf Course
  4. Singapore Island Country Club
  5. Laguna National Golf & Country Club
  6. Sembawang Golf Club
  7. Raffles Country Club
  8. National Service Resort & Country Club
  9. Seletar Golf Club
  10. Orchid Country Club
 
Best Course on the Sub-Continent (including Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)
  1. Victoria Golf & Country Resort (Sri Lanka)
  2. Islamabad Golf Club (Pakistan)
  3. Karachi Golf Club (Pakistan)
  4. Nuwara Eliya Golf Club (Sri Lanka)
  5. Royal Colombo Golf Club (Sri Lanka)
  6. Royal Palm Golf & Country Club (Pakistan)
 
Best Course in Thailand
  1. Black Mountain Golf Club
  2. Thai Country Club
  3. Banyan Golf Club
  4. Siam Country Club
  5. Amata Spring Country Club
  6. Chiangmai Highlands Golf & Spa Resort
  7. Laguna Golf Phuket
  8. Bangkok Golf Club
  9. Thana City Golf & Sports Club
  10. Mountain Creek Golf Resort & Residences
 
Best Course in Vietnam
  1. Kings’ Island Golf Resort
  2. Ba Na Hills Golf Club
  3. Heron Lake Golf Resort
  4. Laguna Golf Lang Co
  5. Long Thanh Golf Club
  6. Ruby Tree Golf Resort
  7. FLC Quy Nhon Golf Links
  8. The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip
  9. Legend Hill Golf Resort
  10. BRG Da Nang Golf Resort
 
 
   
   

Special Awards 2016

Below are the Top 3 in each category.
Asia Pacific Business Initiative Award
Laguna Golf Phuket (Thailand)

Best Value for Money Experience
Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
Bintan Lagoon Resort (Indonesia)
Southlinks Golf Club (Philippines)

Best Renovated Course Of The Year
Laguna Golf Bintan (Indonesia)
Ruby Tree Golf Resort (Vietnam)

Best Club General Manager in Asia Pacific
  1. Harald Elisson - Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Stacey Walton - Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. John Blanch - Thai Country Club (Thailand)
 
Best Golf Manager Of The Year
  1. Stuart Daly - Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Sam Zheng – Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (China)
  3. Mohd Yusri Bin Mat Isa - Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
 
Best Food & Beverage Manager Of The Year
  1. Jintanna Zinn, Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  2. Sumeth Intarai – Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. Stanley Law – Mission Hills Golf Club, Mid-Valley Clubhouse (China)

Best Professional Golf Coach in Asia Pacific
  1. David Milne/Lawrie Montague – Pro Tour Golf College (Perth – Jakarta – Bangkok)
  2. John Wither - Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. Tony Meechai – TMG Group Asia (Thailand)
 
Best Golf Course Superintendent Of The Year
  1. Mohd Nizam Othman - TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  2. Minachai Srichanya - Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. Yulius Widodo – Royale Jakarta Golf Club (Indonesia)

Best Caddie Of The Year
  1. Ployprapa (Ying) Silawong- Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Lulu Yan - Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (China)
  3. Lee Yeon Ju – Sky72 Golf Club (South Korea)
 
Best MarComm Manager Of The Year
  1. Kong Ai Lin – Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
  2. Loh Chyi Jen - TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Bhanujsaya Dangsuwan – Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
 
 
Best HR Manager Of The Year
  1. Mohd Amir Ibrahim – The Els Club Teluk Datai (Malaysia)
  2. Azhan Abdul Kadir - TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Kwandee Thanontip - Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)

Honorary Awards 2016

Below are the Award inductees.
The Global Golf Legend
David Leadbetter                        
The Leadbetter Golf Academy, USA                

Global Enterprise Award
Jang Sung Won                        
CEO                                
GOLFZON, South Korea

Asia Pacific Pinnacle Award Of Excellence        
TPC Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Asia Pacific Golf Hall Of Fame Award
Dr. Ken Chu                            
Chairman & CEO                     
Mission Hills Group, China                
    
John Solheim                        
Chairman & CEO                    
PING Corporation, USA                

Asia Pacific Life-Time Achievement Award
Madame Nguyen Thi Nga                        
Chairman                            
BRG Group, Vietnam                        

Asia Pacific Custodian Of The Environment Award
Banyan Tree Group                        
- Laguna Golf -                        
Phuket │ Lang Co, Central Vietnam │ Bintan

Asia Pacific Vision Award
Trinh Van Quyet                        
Chairman of Board of Management                
FLC Group, Vietnam

Asia Pacific Golf Enterprise Of The Year Award        
Mohamad J Buamaim
Chairman & CEO
Golf Citizen, Dubai                            

Asia Pacific Golf Tourism Pioneer Award
Mark Siegel                            
Managing Director

Best Innovation Award Of The Year
Nikanti Golf Club, Thailand
 
The Gold Edge Award
Tanjong Course, Sentosa Golf Club, Singapore