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Address: 38 Moo 5, Vichitsongkram Rd, Kathu, Phuket 83120, Thailand
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(66 76)321 929-34
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Known as the most relaxing golf course in Phuket. Located in the centre of...

Known as the most relaxing golf course in Phuket. Located in the centre of the island next to Red Mountain in Kathu District just 10 minutes from Phuket Town or Patong Beach the course nestles below a panoramic range of peaks, and is sandwiched between the Kathu Waterfalls and Kathu Village. The layout surrounds the largest lake on any golf course in Phuket, Crystal Lake, a massive 48 acres in size. This is an 18 hole, par 72, 6,555 yard, palm tree-lined beauty that has recently completed major re-designs and renovation upgrades.

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Definitely worth playing

Is Loch Palm worth playing? Definitely. Loch Palm is truly a beautiful golf course. It has a nice layout, not beeing extremely difficult. Course is well maintained and in a pretty... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
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Helsinki, Finland
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Shanghai, China
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558 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This golf course is one of the best maintained in Phuket, not as difficult as its younger brother (Red Mountain) but with great views and an honest course. Played together with my wife - before mostly alone or with friends. The club restaurant is rather easygoing, but with excellent fresh draft Singha Beer - I like! - and authentic Thai... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Is Loch Palm worth playing? Definitely. Loch Palm is truly a beautiful golf course. It has a nice layout, not beeing extremely difficult. Course is well maintained and in a pretty good condition even after daily rains. The restaurant is modest, but the food is very cheap even comparing to the small beach restaurants!

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Thank sami666
Moscow, Russia
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38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

As you see from the photos posted here it is not just a golf course it is the place to be when in Phuket. The whole 18 holes run around the lake. More than that you shoot on the driving range into the lake and afterwards you see brave Thai men in swimsuits getting the balls from the bottom. At... More 

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Thank evgenybogunov
New York City, New York
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532 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Still one of my favorite courses but a little beaten up at the moment. A lot of soggy fairways so ball is dying on fairways. Greens in good shape. Beautiful setting, plenty of water/beer stops with cold towels. Caddies are knowledgeable. Good selection of food.

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Thank martynsnook
Lecanto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Full disclosure I did not play well here but I did have a hole in one which made up for everything! Very solid championship course with plenty of variety and a lovely lakeside location. From the back it's long....The course was in very nice shape and the staff very friendly!

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Thank legend1836
Thailand
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97 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This course is not value for money in its current condition. Too much rain has turned it into a mickey mouse course with plugged balls everywhere including the fairways!!! 1st hole; tee shot lost on the fairway ball plugged 2nd hole; ditto 3rd hole; ball plugged but found 4th hole; hit the green or lose your ball in water (par... More 

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Thank Barneswallisred
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

nice course good caddies and club house total absurd green fees had to pay about $A 250.00 for golf cart & caddie , play best course in thailand black mountain [hua hin] for about halve that , other course near by is 6000bht [ $A235.00] just for green fees we would like to go back to phuket but stupidity of... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I am used to golfing Bangkok two or three times a week at many different courses. When compared to Bangkok considering the condition and lay out of the course the price was extremely excessive. The course is in fair condition, plenty of nice views, I am glad I played it once.

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Thank Xbusman
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely course and well maintained. Beautiful views. Not the most demanding of courses but ideal for a nice round with friends. Caddies and all staff very helpful and nice shop. All in all very pleasurable.

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Thank RajeevD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Just played here this afternoon and we were fortunate to be able to almost complete 18 holes before the rain came. Understand from locals that it has been raining in Phuket almost everyday. The course is very well maintained except that it's a bit soggy and the balls get plugged in quite often. The greens are slower than we what... More 

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