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hackers on the Amazon golf course

It's worth a visit for the entertainment factor. The rough was really rough and near impossible to... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2013
Kathy C
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Palmer, Alaska
Its golf in the Amazon Rain Forest, what more do I need to say.

It's nothing fancy, but it is a very fun and unique experience. The staff is very friendly and... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2012
golfguyonline
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Majuro, Marshall Islands
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22 Jun 2017
“Decent day out of Iquitos ”
5 Apr 2016
“Lost my balls.”
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The Amazon Golf Course is a difficult nine hole adventure with a par 5. It's not so much birdies and eagles; more like boas in the rough, caiman sunning in the sand traps, piranhas lurking in the water holes. It is the only course in the world where...more
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

A fairly fun walk on a very basic course. Hard to find so see directions on photo of scorecard attached

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank AndreB3895
Reviewed April 5, 2016

I loved my day at the golf course in Iquitos. The clubhouse, where I got clubs and balls, has some rooms for rent, so I stayed. Upstairs, a couple of hammocks and chairs allowed me to sit and watch others golf for a while before...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Go and play the golf course here if you are rich, easily pleased, and/or have nothing better to do. Your 75 soles clearly doesn't go into up keeping the course - the greens are so bad it is like putting in the rough. HOWEVER, you...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Jamie M
Reviewed July 6, 2014

This does not resemble and "golf course" I have ever played. The fairway had very little grass but what it did have was about 5 inches high. The green were about like a fairway should be. You can strike a put that would go 40...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank rwr1226
Reviewed May 26, 2013

It's worth a visit for the entertainment factor. The rough was really rough and near impossible to find your ball once it disappeared in it. Fairways are narrow and challenging. We rented golf clubs and as many balls as they could provide us but many...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Kathy C
Reviewed July 9, 2012

Loved the atmosphere. Tough course, the fairways are like our rough. Greens interesting but the exotic atmosphere the key!

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank arthockey
Reviewed February 6, 2012

It's nothing fancy, but it is a very fun and unique experience. The staff is very friendly and helpful too.

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank golfguyonline
Reviewed November 16, 2011

what a great surprise,theres a great 9 hole golf course here in Iquitos,Peru !! they have 9 holes,2 x par 3 and 1x par 5,the rest par 4. the 4th is an island par 3. lots of water hazards (real hazards as theres piranihas in...More

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank david t
Reviewed November 15, 2011

I'm not really a golfer, more of a hacker but yesterday I went to knock a few balls around with my son George. What a great time we had. The Amazon Golf Course is really a paradise in the middle of the jungle. They tell...More

Date of experience: November 2011
2  Thank MikeCollis
Reviewed October 3, 2011

Not much sleep last night as the anticipation of playing the Augusta in the Amazon is more than I can bear. Looking down the number one fairway of the most beautiful golf course in the Amazon, I realize how long it has been since I...More

Date of experience: March 2011
Thank mgreen
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