On January 15, at 18-hole BRG Danang Golf Resort, top-rated signature golf courses in the Central Coast region of Vietnam joining hands to form a organization namely Vietnam Golf Coast to promote Golf tourism in particular and tourism in Central Vietnam in general.
With a favourable geographic position, stunning beaches and spectacular scenaries, Central Vietnam have been gradually becoming an attractive Golf destination to both domestic and international golfers. In just few years, golf courses which are located on this middle part of Vietnam that connects the North to the South have continuously won prestigious and international awards, there are some outstanding awards that can be listed:
Best new golf course in Asia – KN Golf Links
Asia’s Best Golf Club (Asia’s Best Golf Club) – Ba Na Hills Golf Club
Best Golf Course in Vietnam – Montgomerie Links
Particularly for the BRG Da Nang, this golf course is honored in the World’s 100 Best Golf Courses, voted by the most reliable World Golf Ranking – Golf Digest.
The member of Vietnam Golf Coast include Laguna Golf Lang Co (designed by Sir Nick Faldo), Ba Na Hills Golf Club (designed by Luke Donald), Montgomerie Links (designed by Colin Montgomerie), BRG Danang Golf Resort (designed by Greg Norman and Jack Nicklaus), Vinpearl Golf Nam Hoi An (IMG Design) – as well as the soon-to-open Hoiana Shores Golf Club (designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.).
Vietnam Golf Coast is dedicated to the growth of golf tourism in Central Vietnam. Together, the members of Vietnam Golf Coast aim to promote Vietnam’s central coast as a world-class destination for golf and become a high-suggested Golf destination in Golf-map… Moreover they will offfer more jobs within local communities, and raise the standard of golf within Vietnam.
Ben Styles – Chairman of Vietnam Golf Coast made his speech at the conference: “The goal of Vietnam Golf Coast is to shine a light on the amazing golf courses here in Central Vietnam”, “Together we have an opportunity to showcase some legends of golf and golf architecture in one location, alongside pristine beaches and compelling tourism activities for all”