Dominican Republic Trip Planner
Caribbean golf doesn't get any better than Dominican Republic, home to dazzling seaside courses at Casa De Campo, Punta Cana and Punta Espada
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In part two of Golf Advisor's trip to the Dominican Republic, the staff visits Corales, host of an upcoming PGA Tour event, as well as nearby Punta Espada.
In Part 1 of Golf Advisor's Trip Dispatch to the Dominican Republic, the staff visit Teeth of the Dog at Casa De Campo, as well as the island's brand new course.
The Dominican Republic doesn't have as many golf courses as Puerto Rico, but it still might be the best golf destination in the Caribbean. Why? Because more of its holes sit directly on the ocean. But where should you tee it up? Jason Scott Deegan offers up the 10 best public places to play golf in the Dominican Republic.
Check out the latest golf course to be added in the Dominican Republic. La Romana Golf Club opened in 2017 at the Bahia Principe Resort near Casa De Campo.
No doubt, best golf in the Caribbean is in the Dominican Republic. Here are 10 things you should know if you're thinking of making a trip there.
The new version of Playa Grande Golf Course has been completely redesigned by Rees Jones, and it's spectacular. "People are going to be stunned," he says.
There are few places where the description of art is more apropos than Pete Dye's Teeth of the Dog at the famous Casa de Campo resort in the Dominican Republic. This popular seaside play -- known for its delicately carved ocean holes -- is still popular 40 years later. It's, arguably, the top course in the Caribbean and certainly on most serious golfers short list of places to play before you die.
Situated between two world class golf courses, Corales and La Cana, Club Med Punta Cana is a great choice for an all-inclusive, family-oriented Caribbean vacation.
With eight holes playing directly along -- or over -- the Atlantic Ocean, Punta Espada Golf Club stimulates any golfer who tees it up at this island paradise. Of the 350 courses credited to Nicklaus Design, this might be his best public offering. Get a closer look at Punta Espada in this photo gallery.