Golfing In Ipoh

Our golf gang, 16 of us make a 2D1N trip to Ipoh for 2 rounds of golf. We spend the night at the new Hotel Casuarina@Meru.
TUESDAY, 28 OCTOER 2014
ROYAL PERAK GOLF CLUB

The Royal Perak Golf Club is considered to be one of the best in the country. Its par 72, 6214 metres competition course is open to members and guests.

NIK'S SELFIE WITH THE PRACTICE GREEN IN FRONT OF CLUBHOUSE

NIK’S SELFIE WITH THE PRACTICE GREEN IN FRONT OF CLUBHOUSE

GOLFERS AT CLUBHOUSE

GOLFERS AT CLUBHOUSE

ON THE FIRST TEE BOX

ON THE FIRST TEE BOX

EN ELEVATED GREEN ON FIRST NINE

EN ELEVATED GREEN ON FIRST NINE

SCENIC HOLE WITH MOUNTAIN AS BACKGROUND

SCENIC HOLE WITH MOUNTAIN AS BACKGROUND

ONE OF THE WELL MANICURED GREEN

ONE OF THE WELL MANICURED GREEN

SCENIC WATER BODY TO TRAP GOLFERS

SCENIC WATER BODY TO TRAP GOLFERS

MOST BEAUTIFUL 18TH HOLE GREEN

MOST BEAUTIFUL 18TH HOLE GREEN

MOMENT OF TRUTH : THE SCORE CARD

MOMENT OF TRUTH : THE SCORE CARD

As an 18 handicapper my nett score of 79 is not too bad…considering this is not my home course.

THE HOTEL

HOTEL CASUARINA@MERU

HOTEL CASUARINA@MERU

RECEPTION IN LOBBY

RECEPTION IN LOBBY

There is an art exhibition at the hotel lobby showcasing some local artists.
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WEDNESDAY, 29 OCTOER 2014
MERU GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB

It is situated in Jelapang. It features a prestigious 27-hole championship golf course that offers some of the most challenging fairways and greens in northern region. Meru Valley’s championship golf course has been meticulously sculpted incorporating touches of the natural landscape such as the gently rolling terrain, winding creeks along the valley lakes, and native trees.

These existing elements together with other topographic formations all combine to create natural golf holes that ebb and flow with the natural stretch of the land. Made up of a spectacular collection of golf holes, unique in character and strategy, golfers of all standards will be able to enjoy their game with an appropriate level of challenge.

ONE FOR THE ALBUM IN FRONT OF CLUBHOUSE

ONE FOR THE ALBUM-IN FRONT OF CLUBHOUSE

NIK ON FIRST TEEBOX AT WATERFALL NINE

NIK ON FIRST TEEBOX AT WATERFALL NINE

SCENIC PAR 3 HOLE 26

SCENIC PAR 3 HOLE 26 RIVER NINE

One of the golfers in our gang scored a hole-in-one at this hole.
WATERFALL IN THE BACKGROUND AT  HOLE 13 GREEN

WATERFALL IN THE BACKGROUND AT HOLE 13 GREEN

WAITING TO TEEOFF AT SIGNATURE PAR3 HOLE 26 RIVER NINE

WAITING TO TEE OFF AT SIGNATURE PAR3 HOLE 26 RIVER NINE

FINAL HOLE ON RIVER NINE

FINAL HOLE ON RIVER NINE

MOMENT OF TRUTH: SCORECARD

MOMENT OF TRUTH: SCORECARD

OVERALL CHAMPION HJ RAHIM HDCP12

OVERALL CHAMPION HJ RAHIM HDCP12

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