Golf is an upcoming sport in our country, especially in the metros. It has become more than just a recreational activity. An increasing number of youngsters are turning towards golf. Thus, to cater to this increasing demand there are quite a few golf courses that provide premium services. Ever since Noida has experienced the real estate boom, more and more people are heading towards this city for both work and leisure. The proximity to the national capital and the great connectivity via road and metro are certainly the added advantages.
Noida Golf Course
Noida golf Course was set up by the Noida Authority way back in 1989. Ever since it was established in 1989, the golf course has set benchmarks for quality. Spread over a sprawling 97 acres area, the golf course is the greatest getaway from the hustle-bustle of the city. The 18 holes golf course is ideal for amateurs as well as for professionals. It also offers sets of tees for players of all abilities.
Water bodies are spread across some of the tees in the course. The 7th hole - a 365 yards par 4 - is amongst the most testing holes on the golf course. The 16th - a 145 yards par 3 is also another challenging hole.
In addition to golf play and practice areas, there is a wide variety of facilities that Noida Golf Course offers. These facilities include –
Restaurant & Bar
Billiards & Snooker
Yoga & Meditation
Social events – Tambola and monthly events
Steam, Sauna and Massage
Party & Wedding Hall
Practice Range Charges
Indian Nationals – 100/-
Foreign Nationals – 250/-
Member’s children (up to the age of 20 years) – 25/-
One can easily reach Noida Golf Course by public or private transport. The nearest metro station is Golf Course Noida.
Jaypee Greens Golf Course Noida
Spread over 44.5 hectares of lush greens is the spectacular 18 hole Jaypee Greens Golf Course in Greater Noida. The golf facility at Jaypee Greens has been designed by Greg Norman. The grandeur and beauty of Signature Golf Course Noida is certainly unparalleled.
The exclusive 18-hole golf course has all the modern amenities and facilities to make it a multi-utility clubhouse. To suit the varying needs of clients, the golf academy provides various training programs. Customized for men, women, beginners and experienced golfers, these programs bring out the best in you. Innovative teaching methods, personalized attention, latest technologies and methodologies etc. are some of the advantages that you get with the Golf Academy at Jaypee Greens.
At 7347 yards this is India’s longest golf course. 14 lakes and water bodies and 88 bunkers adorn the golf course. The course has 5 different types of Tees:
Black – Professional
Gold – Club Members
Blue – Senior Members
White – Ladies Championship
Red – Kids and Regular Lady Golfers
Jaypee Golf Course offers various kinds of lifetime and term memberships for individuals – adults, children, family and corporate. Known for its premium services and state of the art architecture, the golf course takes your golfing experience to escalating heights.
Unitech Golf Course is a part of the 347 acre residential project that was built in the year 2011. Designed under the able guidance of Phil Ryan, it is a 9- hole course with the maximum number of bunkers that one can find on a 9-hole stretch. Plenty of water, waving fairways and tall grass in the rough to catch the errant shots helps take golfing to an all-new high. Unitech Golf Course is a members’ only golf course. Thus, it is known for providing highly exclusive and customized services.
Facts and Figures
Holes – 9
Yardage – 3137
Par – Par 35
Water Bodies (in numbers) – 4
Bunkers - 53
Hazards – 7
Longest Hole – Hole 6, 548 yards, Par 5
Shortest Hole – Hole 5, 138 yards, Par 3
Toughest Hole – Hole 3 , 405 yards, Par 4
Type of grass
Greens - TifDwarf
Fairway – Bermuda
Rough – Mixed
How to reach
One can easily reach Unitech Golf Course. Located just off the Noida expressway, this is certainly a perfect getaway from the maddening crowds of the city.