A Cup Of Tee: Ace Your Backswing At These Golf Courses In Kolkata

Raisa posted on 26 September

Dig golf? Kolkata has some great options for putter-based fun. Here's our pick of the best places - so go ahead and par-tee on!  Spend your weekends playing golf at these sprawling greens in the city.

Royal Calcutta Golf Club

By far one of the most popular destinations in the city to golf, RCGC in Tollygunge has an 18-hole golf course. It’s the oldest golf club outside the British Isles - it was founded back in 1829! You can also hire golfing equipment and get access to their swimming pool, tennis courts and gym.

Sports Venues

Khiddirpore Road, Race Course, Hastings, Kolkata

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Tollygunge Club

‘Tolly’, as it is fondly called, boasts of an 18-hole, 70-par, 100-acre championship golf course which has been designed by internationally reputed golf architects. The floodlights allow you to play even after the sun has set. The club also has a practice range, putting green and you can even get private lessons if you want — get ready for a one-of-a-kind golf experience. 

Other

120, Deshapran Sasmal Road, Saha Para, Golf Club, Tollygunge, Kolkata

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Calcutta Ladies Golf Club

The Calcutta Ladies Golf Club is one of the world’s oldest ladies golf clubs. It was established by and continues to be managed solely by lady golfers. The 9-hole golf course on the Maidan is accessible to members and their guests (men can only play as guests of the lady members). 

Sports Venues

Calcutta Ladies Golf Course

Hospital Road, Maidan, Kolkata

4.5
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Fort William Golf Course

It's absolutely gorgeous but we are sorry to report that the 9-hole course at Fort William has limited membership. Not everyone has access to the course — it’s primarily a facility for the army. If you know someone senior in the forces, you may be allowed in as a visitor. 

Sports Venues

Fort William Golf Course

Fort William, Hastings, Kolkata

4.5
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    Yule Tea Lounge & Golf Course

    Eco Park’s newest attraction, you can now play golf while sipping on Darjeeling tea in this one-of-a-kind golf course-cum cafe.The 9-hole and 3-par course golf range is perfect for business meetings or a relaxed afternoon out.

    Cafes

    Eco Park, Gate 3, Rajarhat New Town, Kolkata

    4.4
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