The 18-hole championship Hapuna Golf Course nestles into the rugged desert terrain above the west shore of Hawaii's Big Island. This Arnold Palmer / Ed Seay golf course is a championship "links-style" design that was built in 1992 and stretches to just under 6,900 yards. The Pacific Ocean serves as the picture perfect backdrop and can be seen from every hole. Teeing off at just under 700 feet of elevation, the signature par 4, 12thhole provides one of the most spectacular panoramic views on Hawaii's Big Island - including Maui in the distance. Hapuna Golf Course has gained a reputation as a hidden gem and for that reason is always a local favorite. Hapuna's challenging play and environmental sensitivity make it one of Hawaii's most unique golf courses.
Hapuna Golf Course is within easy walking distance of Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel
The 18-hole championship Mauna Kea Golf Course has led the way in standards of course beauty and design since 1964, solidifying its place in Hawaii's history as one of the most scenic and favored golf courses. The course running through lava fields offers spectacular holes right by the sea. Avid golfers and guests of the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel continue to enjoy Robert Trent Jones, Sr.'s award-winning golf course at our Big Island hotel and its recent updates and beautification by Rees Jones. The number of bunkers has been increased to 99, overall yardages have expanded by about 200 yards from the tips, and multiple tees will challenge all levels of players.
State-of-the-art irrigation systems, liners in the bunkers, and advance drainage improvements keep theHawaii golf course in top shape and save on environmental resources.