Comandatuba Ocean Golf Club in Bahia

The Ocean Golf Club at Ilha de Comandatuba in Bahia lies on a beautiful tropical peninsula. The location of the golf course is between the Canal de Comandatuba and the Atlantic Ocean. The integration with nature is so spontaneous. Even the tee boxes are marked with colorful coconuts. Coconut trees and wild animals such as eagles and lizards frequently witness the good and bad lies of golf players who face this course. Especially monkeys, anteaters and a wide range of birds can be easily spotted. Comandatuba Ocean was named as the best golf course in Brazil in 2003 by Golf Digest.

Comandatuba Ocean Golf Course

The layout of the Comandatuba Ocean Golf Course, designed by the American architect Dan Blankenship, is not easy. Blankenship learned his trade under Pete Dye stewardship. He cleverly separated the holes from the surrounding natural vegetation. Small lagoons by incorporating expansive sandy waste areas to smooth the transition from fairway to unplayable areas on the Ocean course.

Essentials for a good score at the Ocean Course

One of the essentials for a good score at the Ocean Course is to keep the ball on the fairway. A mangrove swamp bounds the canal side of the resort alongside holes 5, 6, 10 and 11 so golfers advise is against straying too far offline here. The final five holes on the Ocean course are the most memorable on the property. Because they lie closest to the beach. The 15th the toughest hole on the layout is played during this stretch and most players will be happy to mark a five on their scorecard at this long par four. The tee box of the 17th hole, a 187-yard par 3, is less than a meter away from the beach. The 18th hole, a 562-yard par 5, stretches out alongside the sand dunes.

A memorable experience – playing in Comandatuba

Playing in Comandatuba in the late afternoon is a memorable experience ray of sunshine streaming through the coconut trees form different shades of light, changing the whole course into an extremely rare and beautiful sight, which often breaks the concentration of players. The greatest challenge in Comandatuba is saying “farewell to its perfect greens and fairways. Spread on an island between the sea and a mangrove swamp in the south of Bahia, Comandatuba Ocean Golf Club and its beauty attract even those who are most resistant to the idea of spending the day striking a little white ball.

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