Golfing in Jakarta

The capital of Indonesia, Jakarta has some of the world class golf courses. There are 43 golf courses within an hour of Jakarta alone! The courses represent some of the most beautiful, challenging and exciting layouts of any courses to be found in Asia and have superb hospitality, services and the facilities that make a round of gold highly enjoyable and at a reasonable price.                                  Jakarta Golf Club at Jalan Rawarnangun Muka Raya previously known as the Batavia Golf Club is acknowledged oldest golf course in Jakarta. Jakarta Golf Club, established in 1872 can only be availed by its members but it has reciprocal rights with other clubs around the world.              Some of the golf courses were designed by top notch golfers, such as Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Greg Norman, Graham Marsh, Thomson, Wolveridge and others.                                                                                              One of the most popular courses here is Emerald Gold, a 27-hole extravaganza and a joint effort from Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer, of which 18 were designed by Arnold Palmer and the other 9 by Jack Nicklaus and that’s now all, the natural landscape and riverside was perfected by Greg Norman.                                                                               Next is The Jagorawi course, a stunning golf course filled with 45 holes of spectacular jungle and rice fields. For a relaxed garden setting you can enjoy the Graham Marsh designed, The Bogor Raya course.

Indonesian golf courses appeal to every caliber of player from beginner/recreational to amateur to professional players. Not only the quality of the courses, but the spectacular settings in which many of the courses are located is increasingly attracting the golfers from around the world.                                            There are several driving ranges in Jakarta, including: Senayan, Kemang, Prestasi Golf Andalan Driving Range in the CBD near the Club Store, Taman Aries in West Jakarta, Wijaya Driving Range and at most golf courses.                                                                           Here are some of the Golf Courses in Jakarta :  ◦   Padang Golf Pondok Indah     ◦  Klub Golf Senayan    ◦   Cengkareng Golf Club     ◦   Imperial Klub Golf    ◦   Padang Golf Modern  ◦   Damai Indah Golf & Country Club    ◦   Ancol Golf     ◦   Pondok Cabe Golf    ◦   Matoa National Golf and Country Club   ◦   Emeralda Golf and Country Club   ◦   Mentari Golf Bukit Sentul    ◦   Lido Klub Golf    ◦   JABABEKA Golf & Country Club  ◦   Riverside Golf and Country Club ◦   Jagorawi Golf and Country Club  ◦   Klub Golf Bogor Raya  ◦   Gunung Geulis Country Club

For your stay in Jakarta, Fraser Residence Sudirman Jakarta is located in the prime area of the city’s central business district, known locally as the Golden Triangle.                          

Bounded on three sides by busy thoroughfare, Jl. Sudirman, Jl. Gatot Subroto and Jl. Rasuna Said, this neighbourhood is home to many prestigious office towers, government offices and embassies. Here, one is at the economic and commercial heart of rapidly developing Jakarta, making  developing Jakarta, making transport and commuting a breeze.                                                                                                                                             The city offers a rich palate of international cuisines, many of which can be found within walking distance of Fraser Residence Jakarta. The prime shopping malls, such as Grand Indonesia, Plaza Senayan and Plaza Indonesia each boast shopping spaces over 100,000 sq.m, and are just a short drive away. The city abounds with numerous other malls, shopping centres and local markets.

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