Bintan, Indonesia, October 19, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / For the second year running, Ria Bintan Golf Club has been named Winner of Luxury Lifestyle Awards Best Luxury Golf Club in Indonesia. Ria Bintan Golf Club, designed by golf legend Gary Player, opened its doors to its first guests in 1998. The renowned and multi award-winning 18-hole Ocean Course unfolds next to the South China Sea, offering stunning ocean views, challenging signature holes and picture-perfect scenery; while the 9-hole Forest Course, set amidst mature woodlands, tests the mettle of golfers with bunkers and fairways artfully placed.
Ria Bintan Golf Club has been consistently named the best golf course in Asia and Indonesia over the past two decades, and has played host to numerous regional events, including the Ria Bintan Golf Challenge.
Mr Samuel Ng, President (Indonesia), Keppel Land, said, “We are honoured that Ria Bintan Golf Club has once again been recognised by Luxury Lifestyle Awards as the Best Luxury Golf Club in Indonesia. Our award-winning Ocean Course as well as the Forest Course, with their challenging terrains, are bound to offer the most seasoned of players hours of enjoyable golf. Ria Bintan Golf Club is proud to have hosted many golfers and successful events over the years.”
Mr John Yap, General Manager, Ria Bintan Golf Club, said, “We are delighted to be awarded the title of Best Luxury Golf Club in Indonesia for the second year running. This is testament to the dedication and hard work that goes into making the Club one of Asia’s top golfing destinations. This is an especially happy occasion, given that October is our birthday month. In conjunction with our 23rd birthday, we would like to celebrate this award with our staff, golfers and members, as we strive to continuously improve our services and facilities in the bid to deliver the perfect golfing experience for our guests.”
Ria Bintan Golf Club currently offers various golf packages – day trips, as well as several Stay and Play options – which include stays at the Ria Bintan Golf Lodge with unlimited golfing time, driving range use and meals. Ria Bintan also offers term memberships for international and domestic golfers.
Located amidst a tranquil and natural environment, Ria Bintan Golf Club is also an idyllic meeting venue. Meetings rooms and Lodge rooms (27 rooms) with golf course views cater to small group meetings of up to 40.
CHSE (Clean, Healthy, Safe & Environmentally sustainable) and SG Clean certified, Ria Bintan Golf Club has remained in operation over the past year with safe golf protocols fully in place.
About Luxury Lifestyle Awards
Luxury Lifestyle Awards is a global award selecting, recognizing, celebrating and promoting the best luxury goods and services all over the world. The goal of the company is to connect people with the best of luxury. LLA has evaluated more than 10 000 various goods and services in 400 categories from 60 countries and analyzed the results to give you a TOP list of the best of the best in the world. Such world-renowned brands as Chanel, Dom Perignon, and Ferrari were proudly named winners. The victory brings companies status and recognition, global promotion and exposure to an entirely new market of customers.
About Ria Bintan Golf Club
Spectacular and stunning, Ria Bintan Golf Club’s Certified Audubon International Classic and Cooperative Sanctuary Ocean and Forest courses designed by golf legend, Gary Player, are a prized jewel among golfers. Located near the northern coast of Bintan Island with breathtaking views of the South China Sea, the award-winning 18-hole Ocean Course and 9-hole Forest Course offer a game comparable to none. Guests can also enjoy facilities including a driving range, spa, pro shop and an alfresco restaurant after a round of golf.
Ria Bintan Golf Club has been consistently named the best golf course in Asia and Indonesia by Asian Golf Awards and has earned TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence from 2014 to 2019 and Hall of Fame 2019. Ria Bintan Golf Club was also named Luxury Lifestyle Awards’ Best Luxury Golf Club in Indonesia in 2020 and 2021, and has played host to numerous regional events, including the Ria Bintan Golf Challenge and Ria Bintan Golf Carnivals. Ria Bintan Golf Club is CHSE and SG Clean certified.