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Mount Kinabalu Golf Club

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Address: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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60 88 889 445
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Amazing scenery to compliment your game

At 1500m above sea level - your ball may fly well in the thinner atmosphere - but watch for the wind and clouds rolling onto the fairways. Great fun. Sometimes losing your ball at... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Jeffphan
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

At 1500m above sea level - your ball may fly well in the thinner atmosphere - but watch for the wind and clouds rolling onto the fairways. Great fun. Sometimes losing your ball at mid flight when clouds roll in.

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Thank Jeffphan
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 28 May 2016

like i said, i only drove by it, but the course looked very nice. it's for members only though and i didn't find out how to get membership.

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Thank generalreyes82
Tawau, Malaysia
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290 reviews
134 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2015

We drove there as we wanted to have lunch at the club house, but it is for members only. But the place is open to the public since there is a public road that run across the club. Viewing Mt Kinabalu from another perspective is lovely. It is a pity that their restaurant is not open to the public.

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Thank Steven_Teo
Kota kinabalu
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2014

There are nice big aquariums. Staff are pleasant. But the maintenance of the whole place is very poor. Easy to be disappointed.

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Thank SophieKinabalu
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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54 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

If you are a good (below 18 handicap) golfer & love challenge, this course is for you! Must plan to starts in the early morning preferably finishes by noon or before 2pm because rain is normal in the afternoon rendering the course soaked & ball embezzlement. Whether you score well or not you will not regret coming!

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2 Thank Terry C
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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76 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Mount Kinabalu Golf Club as its name suggested is located at the foothills of Mount Kinabalu. Personally I would considered this as one of the most scenic golf courses in South East Asia. Of recent, it undergo a major renovation to make more "waterproof"as it was previously unplayable during the rainy days.

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2 Thank Billy S
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Much needed renovations and improved drainage is currently in progress at this "spectacular" 18 hole golf course. Situated at the base of the world famous "Mount Kinabalu" this golf course is up in the clouds, Mount Kinabalu is a world top 20 prominent mountain. On the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. It is located in the East Malaysian state... More 

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3 Thank DuncanPGA
Melbourne, Australia
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108 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2013

A friend of ours took the time to drive us from Kota Kinabalu up to Mount Kinabalu and to the Mount Kinabalu Golf Club unfortunately after a long drive up the mountain only to find the "GOLF CLUB WAS CLOSED" after having a look around then the manageress coming out and telling us that it had only been half renovated... More 

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1 Thank NeilandSuzie
Kota Kinabalu
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111 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Gotta say, this is the most beautiful mountain golf course i have been. Mount Kinabalu as your backdrop, cool & fresh air. Beautiful and challenging golf course. Only one draw back, no game during rainy season.

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Thank Sabah_Girl
Malaysia
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2012

It is not a very exciting course and the clubhouse lacks atmosphere. Not luxury here but it is the only golf club in Kota Kinabalu where you can dip in the sea and walk back into the swimming pool within minutes.

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