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Amazon Golf Course

Malecon Maldonado # 185, Iquitos, Peru
+51 65 223730
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Lost my balls.

I loved my day at the golf course in Iquitos. The clubhouse, where I got clubs and balls, has some... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2016
dagald w
Iquitos, Peru
A good time killer

Go and play the golf course here if you are rich, easily pleased, and/or have nothing better to do... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2014
Jamie M
via mobile
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The Amazon Golf Course is a difficult nine hole adventure with a par 5. It's not so much birdies and eagles; more like boas in the rough, caiman sunning in the sand traps, piranhas lurking in the water holes. It is the only course in the world where golfers are issued a machete to carry in their golf bag. Please, avoid the anaconda.The Amazon Golf Course is Pay and Play Golf at $25 for 18 holes, includes 12 balls, clubs, and machete, additional balls $1 per ball.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
5 Apr 2016
“Lost my balls.”
10 Dec 2014
“A good time killer”
Malecon Maldonado # 185, Iquitos, Peru
+51 65 223730
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

I loved my day at the golf course in Iquitos. The clubhouse, where I got clubs and balls, has some rooms for rent, so I stayed. Upstairs, a couple of hammocks and chairs allowed me to sit and watch others golf for a while before...More

1  Thank dagald w
Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

Go and play the golf course here if you are rich, easily pleased, and/or have nothing better to do. Your 75 soles clearly doesn't go into up keeping the course - the greens are so bad it is like putting in the rough. HOWEVER, you...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 6 July 2014

This does not resemble and "golf course" I have ever played. The fairway had very little grass but what it did have was about 5 inches high. The green were about like a fairway should be. You can strike a put that would go 40...More

Thank rwr1226
Reviewed 26 May 2013

It's worth a visit for the entertainment factor. The rough was really rough and near impossible to find your ball once it disappeared in it. Fairways are narrow and challenging. We rented golf clubs and as many balls as they could provide us but many...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Loved the atmosphere. Tough course, the fairways are like our rough. Greens interesting but the exotic atmosphere the key!

Thank arthockey
Reviewed 6 February 2012

It's nothing fancy, but it is a very fun and unique experience. The staff is very friendly and helpful too.

Thank golfguyonline
Reviewed 16 November 2011

what a great surprise,theres a great 9 hole golf course here in Iquitos,Peru !! they have 9 holes,2 x par 3 and 1x par 5,the rest par 4. the 4th is an island par 3. lots of water hazards (real hazards as theres piranihas in...More

Thank david t
Reviewed 15 November 2011

I'm not really a golfer, more of a hacker but yesterday I went to knock a few balls around with my son George. What a great time we had. The Amazon Golf Course is really a paradise in the middle of the jungle. They tell...More

2  Thank MikeCollis
Reviewed 3 October 2011

Not much sleep last night as the anticipation of playing the Augusta in the Amazon is more than I can bear. Looking down the number one fairway of the most beautiful golf course in the Amazon, I realize how long it has been since I...More

Thank mgreen
Reviewed 5 August 2014
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