The Official Home for Asian Golf Awards
The prestigious and much sought after Asian Golf Awards programme is now enshrined in its own dedicated web site. This virtual museum in cyberspace is devoted to recognising and honouring the best in the Asia Pacific Golf industry – men and women and clubs that collectively help deliver a world class experience for golf! It is widely regarded as the “Oscars” of the Asian golf club industry. The programme has just finished its 19th year and winners in over 50 award categories were recognized during the staging of the Asian Golf Awards in Bangkok, Thailand. 

Best in Asia Pacific for 2018

Best in the Country for 2018

Below are the Top-10 in each category.
Below are the Top-10 in each category.
Best Golf Destination in Asia Pacific  
  1. Thailand
  2. China
  3. Malaysia
  4. Vietnam
  5. Indonesia
  6. Philippines
  7. Dubai
  8. New Zealand
  9. Australia
  10. Chinese Taipei
  
Best Golf Resort in Asia Pacific  
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  2. Bali National Golf Club (Indonesia)
  3. Laguna Golf Phuket (Thailand)
  4. The Els Club Desaru Coast, Ocean Course (Malaysia)
  5. FLC Sam Son Beach & Golf Resort (Vietnam)
  6. Vinpearl Resort & Golf Phú Quốc (Vietnam)
  7. Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf (Cambodia)
  8. Blue Canyon Country Club (Thailand)
  9. Laguna Golf Bintan (Indonesia)
  10. Lotus Valley Golf Resort (Thailand) 

Best Championship Course in Asia Pacific  
  1. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  2. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  4. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
  5. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  6. Sky72 Golf Club, Ocean Course (South Korea)
  7. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
  8. Sheshan International Golf Club (China)
  9. Montgomerie Links (Vietnam)
  10. Laguna Golf Lang Co (Vietnam)
  
Best Clubhouse in Asia Pacific  
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  2. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  3. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  4. Oxford Golf & Country Club (India)
  5. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  6. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  7. Nikanti Golf Club (Thailand)
  8. Singapore Island Country Club, Island Course (Singapore)
  9. Jagorawi Golf & Country Club (Indonesia)
  10. The Els Club Desaru Coast, Ocean Course (Malaysia)
  
Best Maintained Course in Asia Pacific  
  1. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
  4. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  5. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou, Blackstone Course (China)
  6. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  7. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  8. Sheshan International Golf Club (China)
  9. Tanah Merah Country Club (Singapore)
  10. Trump International Golf Club (Dubai)
    
Best Pro-Shop in Asia Pacific  
  1. Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (China)
  2. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  3. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  4. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
  5. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  6. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  7. Marina Bay Golf Club (Singapore)
  8. Singapore Island Country Club (Singapore)
  9. Laguna National Golf & Country Club (Singapore)
  10. Saujana Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)

Best Managed Golf Club in Asia Pacific  
  1. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
  2. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
  3. Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
  4. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
  5. Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
  6. Mt. Malarayat Golf & Country Club (Philippines)
  7. Ba Na Hills Golf Club (Vietnam)
  8. Nikanti Golf Club (Thailand)
  9. Singapore Island Country Club (Singapore)
  10. The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course Limited (Hong Kong)
 
    Best Locker Room/Male or Female in Asia Pacific  
    1. DLF Golf & Country Club (India)
    2. Thai Country Club (Thailand)
    3. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    4. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    5. Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
    6. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    7. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
    8. Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
    9. Singapore Island Country Club (Singapore)
    10. Oxford Golf Resort (India)
      
    Best Course Architect in Asia Pacific  
    1. Greg Norman Golf Course Design
    2. IMG Golf Course Services
    3. Schmidt-Curley Design Inc.
    4. Nicklaus Design
    5. Golfplan
    6. Faldo Design
    7. Ernie Els Design
    8. JMP Golf Design Group/Costello Hollinger Moore
    9. Pacific Coast Design
    10. Pirapon Namatra
      
    Best Renovated Course in Asia Pacific   
    Tanah Merah Country Club (Singapore)
       
    Best New Course in Asia Pacific  
    KN Golf Links – Cam Ranh (Vietnam)
      
    ​Best Public Golf Course In Asia Pacific  
    Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
    The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course Limited (H.K)
    Southlinks Golf Club (Philippines)
      
    Best Value for Money Experience in Asia Pacific  
    Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    Lotus Valley Golf Resort (Thailand)
    Nikanti Golf Club (Thailand)
     
    Best Golf Club Experience in Asia Pacific
    Mission Hills Golf Club Haikou (China)
    Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
    Nikanti Golf Club (Thailand)
      
    Best Food and Beverage Experience in Asia Pacific  
    Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    Thai Country Club (Thailand)
    Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
       
    Best Driving Range in Asia Pacific  
    1. Mission Hills Public Driving Range (China)
    2. TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    3. Phothalai Leisure Park (Thailand)
    4. Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
    5. Thana City Golf & Sports Club (Thailand)
    6. Sentosa Golf Club (Singapore)
    7. Sky72 Golf & Resort (South Korea)
    8. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    9. Oxford Golf Resort (India)
    10. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
        
    Best Golf Academy in Asia Pacific    
    1. Mission Hills Golf Academy (China)
    2. MST Golf Academy (Malaysia)
    3. Sentosa International Academy (Singapore)
    4. Oxford Golf Resort (India)
    5. Laguna Golf Phuket (Thailand)
    6. Black Mountain Golf Academy (Thailand)
    7. Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    8. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    9. Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club (Philippines)
    10. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    Best Course in Brunei Darussalam  
    1. The Empire Hotel & Country Club
    2. Royal Brunei Golf & Country Club
    3. Jerudong Park Country Club
    4. Pantai Mentiri Golf Club
      
    Best Course in Cambodia
    1. Angkor Golf Resort
    2. Phokeethra Country Club
    3. Siem Reap Booyoung Country Club
    4. Garden City Golf Club
    5. Grand Phnom Penh Golf Club
    6. Royal Cambodia Phnom Penh Golf Club
    7. Cambodia Golf & Country Club
      
    Best Course in China (including Hong Kong and Macau)  
    1. Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (World Cup Course)
    2. Sheshan International Golf Club
    3. Spring City Golf & Lake Resort
    4. The Dunes at Shenzhou Peninsula
    5. Tianma Golf & Country Club
    6. Xili Golf & Country Club
    7. Jinshi Golf Club
    8. Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club
    9. Shanghai Links Golf & Country Club
    10. Pine Valley Golf & Country Club
      
    Best Course in Chinese Taipei
    1. Ta Shee Golf & Country Club
    2. Taiwan Golf & Country Club
    3. Miramar Golf Country Club
    4. Sunrise Golf & Country Club
    5. The Orient Golf & Country Club
    6. National Golf Country Club
    7. Yung Han Golf Club
    8. Nan Fong Golf Club
    9. Linkou Golf Course
    10. Kaohsiung Golf & Country Club
       
    Best Course in India  
    1. Oxford Golf Resort
    2. Eagleton - The Golf Village
    3. Delhi Golf Club
    4. Kalhaar Blues and Greens Golf Club
    5. The Royal Calcutta Golf Club
    6. Jaypee Greens Golf Course
    7. Karma Lakelands Resort
    8. Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) Golf Club
    9. Aamby Valley Golf Course
    10. Royal Springs Golf Course
       
    Best Course in Indonesia  
    1. Bali National Golf Club
    2. Riverside Golf Club
    3. Rainbow Hills Golf Club
    4. Taman Dayu Golf Club & Resort
    5. Royale Jakarta Golf Club
    6. Rancamaya Golf & Country Club
    7. Jagorawi Golf & Country Club
    8. Damai Indah Golf Club (BSD Course)
    9. New Kuta Golf Club
    10. Emeralda Golf Club 

    Best Course in Japan  
    1. Kawana Hotel Golf Course
    2. Phoenix Seagaia Resort
    3. Niseko Village Golf Course
    4. Yokohama International Golf Club, West Course
    5. Naruo Golf Club
    6. Kasumigaseki Country Club, East Course
    7. Tokyo Golf Club
    8. Ono Golf Club
    9. Abiko Golf Club
    10. Koga Golf Club
      
    Best Course in South Korea  
    1. Sky72 Golf & Resort, Hanul Course
    2. The Club at Nine Bridges
    3. Black Stone Exclusive Golf Club
    4. South Cape Owners Club
    5. Whistling Rock Country Club
    6. Jade Palace Golf Club
    7. Jack Nicklaus Golf Club
    8. Anyang Country Club
    9. Woo Jeong Hills Country Club
    10. Trinity Country Club
       
    Best Course in Laos
    1. Long Vien Golf Club
    2. SEA Games Golf Club
    3. Luang Prabang Golf Club
    4. Lakeview Vientiane Golf Club
    5. Lao Country Club
    6. DanSavanh Nam Ngum Resort
    7. Mekong Golf & Resort
    8. Santisuk Lang Xang Golf Club
    9. Youth Garden Golf Course KM
     
    Best Course in Malaysia
    1. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club
    2. Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club
    3. The Mines Resort & Golf Club
    4. The Els Club Teluk Datai
    5. Saujana Golf & Country Club
    6. The Els Club Desaru Coast, Ocean Course
    7. Glenmarie Golf & Country Club
    8. The Els Club Desaru Coast - Valley Course
    9. Tiara Melaka Golf & Country Club
    10. Royal Selangor Golf Club
      
    Best Course in Middle East  
    1. Yas Links Abu Dhabi
    2. Saadiyat Beach Golf Club
    3. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
    4. Al Mouj Golf, Championship Course
    5. Emirates Golf Club, Majlis Course
    6. Abu Dhabi City Golf Club
    7. Doha Golf Club
    8. Jumeirah Golf Estates (East Course)
      
    Best Course in Myanmar   
    1. Myotha National Golf Club
    2. Pun Hlaing Golf Club
    3. Royal Myanmar Golf Club
    4. Royal Mingalardon Golf & Country Club
    5. Bagan Golf Resort
    6. Yangon Golf Club
    7. Yay Dagon Taung Golf Club
      
    Best Course in the Philippines  
    1. Mt. Malarayat Golf & Country Club
    2. Sta. Elena Golf & Country Estate
    3. Manila Southwoods Golf & Country Club
    4. Sherwood Hills Golf Club
    5. Wack Wack Golf & Country Club
    6. The Country Club Philippines
    7. Canlubang Golf & Country Club
    8. Eagle Ridge Golf & Country Club
    9. Tagaytay Highlands International Golf Club
    10. Luisita Golf & Country Club

    Best Course in Singapore  
    1. Tanah Merah Country Club
    2. Singapore Island Country Club, New Course
    3. Marina Bay Golf Course
    4. Laguna National Golf & Country Club
    5. Seletar Golf Club
    6. Sembawang Country Club
    7. Warren Golf & Country Club
    8. Orchid Country Club
    9. National Service Resort & Country Club
    10. Keppel Golf Club
       
    Best Course on the Sub-Continent (including Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)  
    1. Victoria Golf & Country Resort (Sri Lanka)
    2. Karachi Golf Club, Blue & Red Courses (Pakistan)
    3. Royal Colombo Golf Club (Sri Lanka)
    4. Kurmitola Golf Club (Bangladesh)
       
    Best Course in Thailand   
    1. Amata Spring Country Club
    2. Laguna Golf Phuket
    3. Siam Country Club
    4. Ayodhya Links
    5. Alpine Golf & Sports Club
    6. Laem Chabang International Country Club
    7. Nikanti Golf Club
    8. Blue Canyon Golf & Country Club
    9. Santiburi Country Club
    10. Thana City Golf & Sports Club
      
    Best Course in Vietnam  
    1. Montgomerie Links
    2. Ba Na Hills Golf Club
    3. BRG Ruby Tree Golf Resort
    4. FLC Quy Nhon Golf Links
    5. Laguna Golf Lang Co
    6. BRG Da Nang Golf Resort
    7. Vinpearl Nha Trang Golf Resort
    8. BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort
    9. Van Tri Golf Club
    10. Dalat Palace Golf Club



      




    ​​Best Club General Manager in Asia Pacific​
    1. David Townend, Amata Spring Country Club (Thailand)
    2. Romeo V. Garcia Jr., Mt. Malarayat Golf & Country Club (Philippines)
    3. Derek Schade, Lotus Valley Golf Resort (Thailand)
      
    Best Golf Manager Of The Year​​  
    1. Stuart Daly, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    2. Ong Seng Kiat, Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    3. Stanley Ho, Marina Bay Golf Course (Singapore)
      
    Best Food & Beverage Manager Of The Year​    
    1. Danny Liu, Mission Hills Golf Club Shenzhen (China)
    2. Jintanna Zinn, Thai Country Club (Thailand)
    3. Ramiriz Osman, TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
      
    Best Professional Golf Coach in Asia Pacific​​  
    1. Tony Meechai, TMG Group Asia (Thailand)
    2. Michael Owen, Mission Hills Golf Club (China)
    3. John Wither, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
        
    Best Golf Course Superintendent Of The Year​   
    1. Mohd Nizam Othman, CGCS, TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    2. Richard Halls, Black Mountain Golf Club (Thailand)
    3. Minachai Srichanya, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
        
    Best Caddie Of The Year​  
    1. Gedsarin Pummarin, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    2. Kwon Oh Young, Sky72 Golf & Resort (South Korea)
    3. Emia Nawarita, Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
      
    Best MarComm Manager Of The Year​  
    1. Loh Chyi Jen, TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    2. Bhanujsaya Dangsuwan, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
    3. Wathinee Suwannakit, Lotus Valley Golf Resort (Thailand)
        
    Best HR Manager Of The Year  
    1. Azhan Abdul Kadir, TPC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    2. Evelyn Wong, Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club (Malaysia)
    3. Kwandee Thanontip, Banyan Golf Club (Thailand)
      
    Most Popular Golf Equipment brand (driver, woods/hybrids, putters)       ​
    1. Titleist
    2. PING
    3. TaylorMade
    4. Callaway
    5. Mizuno
    6. Srixon
    7. Cobra
    8. Honma
    9. PXG
    10. Wilson

    Most Popular Golf Ball       
    1. Titleist
    2. Bridgestone
    3. Srixon
    4. Wilson
    5. Callaway
    6. TaylorMade

    Most Popular Golf Apparel/Golf Shoes/Accessories
    1. Footjoy
    2. Adidas
    3. ECCO
    4. Nike
    5. Under Armour
    6. Fenix
    7. PUMA
    8. Callaway
    9. Oakley
    10. Performance Gear (PG)


    Special Awards 2018

    Below are the Top 3 in each category.