Hoiana Shores Golf Club was named “Best New Golf Course” for 2019 at the Asia-Pacific Golf Awards, held here at the DLF Golf and Country Club. The new Robert Trent Jones II-designed links, hewn from a seaside dune scape outside Hoi An, Vietnam, has been welcoming golfers since September 23, for Preview Play in support of local charities, but early returns have been swift and definitive.
“We are truly honored to be recognized in this and other categories,” said Ben Styles, vice president of Golf at Hoiana Integrated Resort, the $4 billion development poised to open early next year on Vietnam’s Central Coast, just south of Da Nang. “It was a thrill to be here in India—to soak up the gala atmosphere and place this, our very first trophy, in a cabinet that we suspect will quickly fill up in the coming years.”
The team from Hoiana Shores GC was,