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Kapalua Plantation Course

2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
+1 877-527-2582
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Unforgettable course

Amazingly beautiful and stunning course. Difficult and challenging, it's everything you can ask for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MikeWolfRealtor
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San Diego, California
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Priceless panoramic views......

If you want to golf in Maui and can only choose one course, choose the Plantation course!! It's a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tannonswife
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San Clemente, California
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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.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8781
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Reviewed yesterday 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 5 days ago 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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my third time at Kapalua. We played on a Saturday with an 8am teetime around end of July. The place was amazingly quiet. In fact, starter got us to start 20 mins early going off as a twosome. Getting started early here is...More

1  Thank jun_r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can keep your mental wits about you, it's a fun course with stunning views. The winds can make it crazy challenging (2 to 4 extra clubs) or, if winds are still, you'll feel like the best golfer ever! Greens run really fast, and...More

1  Thank a-travelin-foodie
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Kapalua Plantation course is a must play if you are a golfer visiting Maui. Raw, scenic beauty and a truly unique design/layout with elevation changes that can only be described as "thrilling." Uphill, against the grain putts are incredibly slow. Down grain, downhill shots...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A beautiful golf course with great views. Don't go if your ego requires a low score or your purse demands budget prices. You will be disappointed on both counts. If you want a first class golf experience you will not be disappointed. With wind (count...More

Thank Kenneth617_12
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I can see why this is a must play and hosts the pros every year. Gorgeous course, with ocean views from almost anywhere. Challenging but fair so that an amateur golfer can enjoy it as much as a pro.

Thank Andrew S
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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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