Course of the Month

August 2022

88 Country Club, Korea Korea

Founded in 1987, 88 Country Club is a Pitch and Putt club in South Korea. The course lies not far from the city of Yongin (which is located in the Seoul Capital Area and has a population of 1 million).

The Pitch and Putt course is laid out adjacent to a 36 hole golf complex.

Two fountains and waterfalls were installed to maximize the natural beauty as a strategic course utilizing the characteristics of the mountainous terrain.

Bunkers and water hazards are cleverly arranged around the greens to facilitate a strategic and interesting short game.

The course measures 660 metres with different tees used to vary the approaches to the greens.

Shortest hole on the Pitch ansd Putt course is the 26 metre 14th, while the 5th is also very short at 30 metres. Holes 1, 3 and 8 extend to the maximum FIPPA distance.

A creek creates a hazard on the 3rd and  12th holes while the teeshots on numbers 4 and 13 must contend with a pond.

The 300-seat restaurant located on the 2nd floor of the Clubhouse serves a variety of food throughout the year.

Phone the course on 031-287-8811. The address of the course is 169, Seokseong-ro 521beon-gil, Giheung-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do.