Golf and Golfing in Malaysia

Information on golf clubs, facilities and organisations in Malaysia...

Malaysia has about 200 golf courses in a variety of terrains: jungle, mountain, beach and city. Many were designed by famous names in the sport including Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player. The courses have world class facilities and many are part of luxury clubs or resorts. Golf is a popular sport in the country and competitions are regularly held for all levels of golfer.

Top courses include Kota Permai which has hosted a number of professional tournaments and the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, which is located in the heart of the city and has two courses: East and West, the latter being a championship course.

The Malaysian Golf Association is the governing body for amateur golf in the country. Their website has comprehensive information on the game in Malaysia, including competitions and information on golf clubs.