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Puakea Golf Course

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4150 Nuhou Street
Lihue, Hawaii 96766
Kauai County
Phone(s): (808) 245-8756, (866) 773-5554
Fax: (808) 246-8537
Puakea - 17th hole


Golf Course Architect Robin Nelson used the natural layout of the land when he planned this layout, testing golfers of all levels and treating them to beautiful views of Mt. Ha’upu and deep lush ravines on several holes. Wide open first five holes then into a jungle setting where Jurassic Park was filmed. Back to open for an easy finish. Owned by AOL co-Founder Steve Case.

Type Public
Holes 18
  • Robin Nelson
Year built 1997
Guest Policy Open
Golf Season Year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes - included in green fees
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $65-$135
Price Range Weekends $65-$135
Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed


Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Green 72 6954 yd. 135 73.3
Blue 72 6471 yd. 129 71
White 72 6061 yd. 123 69.2
Red (W) 72 5225 yd. 113 69.3

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  • December 20th, 2013 16:02
    This is a wonderful golf course and golf value. It has a 'locals' feel to it. It is not a palatial resort facility, but has some great holes. Opening holes are fairly problem-free, as they should be ... more»
  • June 17th, 2009 11:29
    Even my handicapp and short hitting didn'tlower my enjoyment. Only two holes had carries I couldn't handle. Wide open beginning then a "Jurasic" setting on parts of the back. Close to Costc ... more»
  • June 17th, 2009 11:22
    Played it last year and didn't appreciate the value until I'd played others. First 5 holes open faiways, great to warm up before you get to the real fun part. Great juniors rate, $18 including cart. ... more»
  • June 12th, 2008 10:00
    Close to town and near shopping center so you can drop off non-golfers. Recently expanded to 18, still had trailers for pro shop. For the price a great track. Even lower rates after 4pm and for walker ... more»

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