Hirono Golf Club in Japan is regarded as one of the top 3 courses in Japan, and many as a top 50 in the world. The course, designed by legendary golfer Charles Alison, is located in the city of Hirono in the Hyogo prefecture and is a revered private golf course.
The course itself is a par 72, measuring 7,069 yards from the championship tees. The layout is timeless, you must think your way patiently around the course, as 'Bomb and gauge' just will not work on this 91-year-old masterpiece, as the exceptional short holes, and ominous long holes will test every aspect of your game. The fairways are wide and well-manicured, the greens are fast and true, and the bunkers are strategically placed to add an extra level of difficulty.
One of the highlights of Hirono Golf Club is the stunning scenery that surrounds the course. The club is located in a beautiful, natural setting and the course is surrounded by lush forests and rolling hills. The view from the tee boxes is breathtaking and will make you feel like you are playing in the middle of nature.
The greens fees at Hirono Golf Club are also very reasonable, making it an accessible option for golfers on a budget. The club also offers various membership options for those who want to make the most of their time at the course.
The club facilities are also top-notch. The clubhouse is built in the style of an English Tudor style, and its history-rich ambiance is palpable. The restaurant and bar are simple and proper and the staff at Hirono Golf Club are extremely friendly and welcoming, making the overall experience even more enjoyable.
Overall, Hirono Golf Club is a fantastic golf course that offers an unparalleled golfing experience in Japan. The course is challenging but fair, the facilities are top-notch, and the scenery is simply stunning. If you have the privilege to play while in Japan, Hirono Golf Club should definitely be on your bucket list.
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