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Kapalua Plantation Course

2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
+1 877-527-2582
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My favorite course in all Hawaii and I've played them all. The course is stunningly beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mprach024
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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The Best Course I've Ever Played

The views alone are worth the greens fees (which aren't cheap). This course is challenging but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chuck W
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Wagontown, Pennsylvania
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Consistently ranked as the #1 golf course in Hawaii, playing The Plantation Course is sure to be on every golfer's bucket list. Designed by Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore, the course was designed on a grand scale in keeping with its location on the slopes of the West Maui Mountains and offers dramatic ocean views from virtually every hole. Its lengthy 7,411 yard par 73 layout challenges the pros but it's wide fairways and generous greens make it very playable for the average golfer. With dramatic elevation changes, this course offers plenty of downhill tee shots. You'll feel like one of the pros when - with the aid of the aggressive slope of the 18th fairway - you will enjoy hitting one of the longest drives of your life. The Plantation Course is the site of the PGA TOUR Hyundai Tournament of Champions each January featuring an elite field of previous year's PGA TOUR winners.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite course in all Hawaii and I've played them all. The course is stunningly beautiful, just ignore the spritz of rain you'll get at some point in your first few holes. It happens. I'm only writing because every time I've played I get paired...More

Thank mprach024
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views alone are worth the greens fees (which aren't cheap). This course is challenging but fair. The GPS system is amazing and accurate. It's wide open, so you can score but staying focused is tough -- when your eyes are constantly looking at the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great course. Fun layout with a lot of great golf shots to play. It is a challenge to play. While the fairways are broad and hard to miss, between the changes in elevation and the winds, it hard to know the right club to hit....More

Thank DavidL2121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To say I'm an "avid" golfer would be an understatement. I'm a golf-a-holic ! Now, I've played some of the most famous golf courses in the world, Pebble Beach being one of them. The Plantation course at KAPALUA, is now in my all time top...More

Thank ErnestB3rd
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

It's always a great day at the golf course even if you have sustained winds of 25 miles an hour. The views are always spectacular and man are the green screaming fast if you want to play someplace special this is one of the tops...More

Thank troy f
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Amazingly beautiful and stunning course. Difficult and challenging, it's everything you can ask for in a round Of golf Words of wisdom. The greens fees are substantial. You should confirm before you go as they can be in excess of $300 per person depending on...More

Thank MikeWolfRealtor
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

If you want to golf in Maui and can only choose one course, choose the Plantation course!! It's a little pricey (find deals on teeoff.com) but well worth it! This course is truly breathtaking and unforgettable. The only ugly thing about it was my scorecard....More

Thank Tannonswife
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of those times where I feel like I'm going to repeat many of the things I've already read on TA. But this review IS A MUST - truly awesome golf course and a real challenge. Spectacular views and layout, and Service that...More

Thank horbs88
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The Kapalua Plantation course is a beautiful, well maintained course. The course is hilly and challenging with some views of the Pacific Ocean. We enjoyed playing here but would not do so regularly because of the high greens fees. I give it 4 out of...More

Thank BobbyBo1
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Once in a lifetime golf round for golf lovers. Pricey but worth it. Course was in beautiful condition, tough course not for beginners. The wind is damaging to the course and your skin. Cart with built in GPS was fantastic and the esky/cooler one the...More

Thank brittapps
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djr6648
7 May 2017|
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Response from KapaluaGolf | Property representative |
Aloha! Yes, we have ladies clubs and yes, our sets have hybrids as well. We hope to see you soon. Mahalo!
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djr6648
29 April 2017|
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Response from Takeustothesunshine | Reviewed this property |
Athletic shoes are okay. Also they rent shoes, limited sizes
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Susan B
14 January 2017|
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Response from KapaluaGolf | Property representative |
Aloha! No, you do not need to stay on resort in order to play either course. However, resort guests do receive a discount on green fees. Mahalo!
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