Those are a few of the comments youll hear as you play
your way around Guavaberry Golf and Country Club on the sunny
southeast coast of the Dominican Republic.
The Gary Player Design team has really outdone itself this
time, creating not only a golf course but a landscaping
marvel. Theyve blended the course design flawlessly
into the existing natural environment, giving the impression
that the links have been part of this gently-rolling, tropical
terrain from the beginning of time.
Guavaberry will challenge you with its impressive waste
bunkers, deep sand traps, and indigenous coral rock formations
that rise up from lush fairways. Together, they make this
a course not to be tamed easily.
And if the natural hazards arent tricky enough for
you, the ever-present Caribbean breezes and five different
tee positions that cater to every level of play will tempt
you to come back and try to conquer Guavaberry again and
The 13th hole comes as a refreshing surprise with its waterfall
cascading into a quarry pond. Brace yourself for Hole 15
where a three-acre pond surrounds and protects the green
from your best shot. And save some strength for the arduous
Only one hour to the east of the capital of Santo Domingo,
Guavaberry is located near the resort town of Juan Dolio.
Here you are within reach of spectacular beaches, all-inclusive
resort hotels, the highest mountains in the Caribbean, and
the capital citys Spanish colonial architecture and
Guavaberrys convenient location, natural beauty,
and challenging features make it one of Gary Players
most stunning achievements.