New courses

In this section we highlight golf courses throughout the world that have just opened or which have been significantly redesigned. Our main focus is on full-fledges 9- or 18-hole championship courses.

The Els Club - Desaru Coast

Valley Course opens at Els Club Malaysia – Desaru Coast

The Els Club at Desaru Coast has just opened it's second golf course, the new Valley Course. The Valley Course - a 18-hole Championship Course - is built on an undulating area and measures...

A links to Dye for: West Cliffs

West Cliffs, a new course situated less than an hour north of Lisbon on Portugal’s magnificent Silver Coast, has been designed by golf course architect Cynthia Dye. Cynthia  works for the world-renowned golf architecture...
Ba Na Hills Golf Club

Bà Nà Hills Golf Club is Luke Donald’s first

When The Dàlat at 1200 Golf Resort, also a new course in Vietnam, opened we already wrote about the fact that golf in Vietnam is booming. Now, Bà Nà Hills Golf Club has opened its door,...
golf in Vietnam (photo courtesy: The Dàlat at 1200)

The Dàlat at 1200 sets new standards for golf in Vietnam

Golf in Vietnam is booming and The Dàlat at 1200 Golf Resort promises to be one of the outstanding ecotourism projects in Asia, offering a superb lifestyle in an almost perfect climate. The concept...
Al Zorah Golf Club

Al Zorah Golf Club: a natural beauty

After six years the United Arab Emirates finally have a new golf facility. Al Zorah Golf Club opened this year in Ajman, the smallest state of the UAE and at this point in time...

Cabot Cliffs, successful melting pot

Cape Breton, part of Novia Scotia (Canada) already was a great golf destination with some of the finest and spectacular courses in Canada. But, with the realisation of Cabot Cliffs at Cabot Links golfers...

Chambers Bay, a true links?

Quite a lot of golf courses throughout the world call themselves a 'links course', but only a few really deserve to be called just that. Although a lot of golfers roughly know what is...

Golfbaan De Texelse, nice blend between golf and nature

Texel is one of the islands in the Wadden Sea. The Wadden Sea stretches from Den Helder in the Netherlands in the southwest, past the great river estuaries of Germany to its northern boundary at...

Thracian Cliffs, Pebble Beach on steriods…

Regularly a team of Leadingcourses.com visits an attractive golf region. For many golfers, the Cape Kaliakra region in the province of Varna along the Black Sea in Bulgaria is still not really known as a...