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The Royal Colombo Golf Club

  Province Western
  District Colombo
  Nearest Town Colombo
  Total Area 5770
  Capacity of Favilen -

Introduction

This course is 5'770 m long (par 71). A flat course with broad fairways which looks simple to beginners but there are many water hazards and well guarded bunkers which quickly change the opinion. The Royal Colombo Golf Club is easily accessible, being 20 minutes drive from all first-class hotels in the city.

History

The Royal Colombo Golf Club : The Royal Colombo Golf Club founded in 1879 is the oldest in the country, also the 4th oldest Golf Course outside the UK. With a history of over 125 years the club proudly announces a membership of around 3,000.The course is situated in the midst of the busy hub of Colombo. Yet, it never fails to amaze every golfer with its calm and tranquil surroundings. The lush greens, the tall pines, the I ponds in bloom with water lilies and the landmark Kelani Valley Railway Line that runs across the course all add to its natural beauty. The Royal Colombo Golf club is the ideal course for golfers on business.