GOLF ON THE IZU PENINSULA 

Izu Peninsula has 12 beautiful golf courses set in stunning locations. 

GOLF In IZU

COASTAL VIEWS, MT FUJI, GREAT ACCOMMODATION, CHALLENGING COURSES & RELAXING HOT SPRINGS

If you’d like access to twelve beautiful golf courses surrounded by scenic natural ocean vistas, lush volcanic mountains with access to hot springs and great local cuisine, there’s a special place you need to visit.

Welcome to golf on the Izu peninsula, Shizuoka Japan.

Due to its volcanic nature the Izu peninsula features abundant hot spring resorts with a total of twelve 18-hole golf courses, including one Golf Magazine World Top 100-ranked club, the Kawana Hotel Fuji course.

The Kawana Course on Izu’s East Coast Ito City area ranked 56th in the world by Golf Magazine in 2020, so take this opportunity to come experience this club and more.

You will be up for an amazing golf adventure – Izu is a “bucket list” golf destination you need to experience!  

Golf Courses

Kawana-Golf-course-in-Izu

KAWANA RESORT & HOTEL

Ito City

If golf with an ocean view is what you are looking for the Kawana hotel’s Fuji and Oshima 18’s  are two of the finest coastal links courses you’ll find anywhere in the world.

LaForet-Golf-Club-in-Shuzenji-Izu

LA FORET SHUZENJI

IZU City

Established in 1976 this 5,819-yard resort course welcomes guests to its upbeat chic clubhouse and facility for exhilarating rounds followed by relaxing stays throughout the year.

Shuzenji-Country-Club-in-Izu

SHUZENJI COUNTRY CLUB

Izu City

Established in the golden age of golf course construction, this Seizo Tomizawa designed course  has a timeless design and feel – many holes provide picturesque Mt Fuji views.

Yugashima-Golf-Course-in-Izu

SOUTHERN CROSS G.C.

ITO City

Blessed with a year-round temperate climate this well-groomed course, although not overly long, is always a treat to play! 

Izu-Kokusai-Country-Club

YUGASHIMA G.C. & RESORT

IZU City

Carved on a mountainside plateau, the course layout was designed to conserve the natural topography as much as possible.

Southern-Cross-Golf-Course

IZU KOKUSAI G.C.

Izu City

Although not an overly long course it has a rich variety of up and downhill holes, and dog-legs that will challenge your intellect.

GOLF COURSES IN IZU PENINSULA

Kawana Hotel GOLF COURSE

Ito city, Shizuoka 

Fuji Course

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 6,242 y | Course Rate: – | Type: Private
Course Designer: Charles Hugh Alison

Oshima Course

Holes: 18 | Par: 70 | Length: 5,050 y | Course Rate: – | Type: Private
Course Designer: Komyo Otani

If golf with an ocean view is what you are looking for the Kawana hotel’s Fuji and Oshima 18’s are two of the finest coastal links courses you’ll find anywhere in the world.

Situated on a rocky point the Fuji course firmly ranks 56th in the world for the top 100 best courses.

With its elevated greens and sunken fairways, and the Pacific Ocean crashing on the rocks below, it’s a  breathtaking and memorable round! 

Izu Kokusai C.C.

Izu City, Shizuoka

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 6,182 y | Course Rate: 67.7 | Type: Private
Course Designer: Tetsuya Fujita

Although not an overly long course it has a rich variety of up and downhill holes that will challenge your intellect.

There are also some over the valley and dog-leg holes that those with local course knowledge will have an advantage, so play wisely!

There are nice double cut fairways and this is a 2 green configuration, so be sure to check the yardage markers on the side that the green is on! 

Yugashima GC

Izu City, Shizuoka

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 6,254 y | Course Rate: – | Type: Private
Course Designer: Toshisada Ochiai

Carved on a mountainside plateau, the course layout was designed to conserve the natural topography as much as possible.

This esthetically pleasing, well-manicured course has a  combination of forest and mountain views with generous fairways and fun technical greens.

Shuzenji C.C.

Izu city, Shizuoka

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 5,759 y | Course Rate: 70.0 | Type: Private
Course Designer: Seizo Tomizawa

Established in the golden age of golf course construction, this Seizo Tomizawa designed course has a timeless design and feel.

Established in 1958 each hole requires intelligent course management to score well and many holes provide picturesque Mt. Fuji views!

There is a  fantastic 220-yard driving range and full golf academy on-site as well as a lodge for members and guests to stay at. This club has a strong and loyal membership.

La Foret C.C.

Izu City, Shizuoka

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 6,201 y | Course Rate: 69.6 | Type: Private
Course Designer: Tsuneo Ishikawa

Established in 1976 this 5,819-yard resort course welcomes guests to its upbeat chic clubhouse and facility for exhilarating rounds followed by relaxing stays throughout the year.

Designed for golfers of all abilities the course has plenty of stimulating elevation changes with multiple tee options, but don’t worry, each group gets a 4 person remote-controlled motorized cart.

ACCOMMODATION

Marriott Izu Shuzenji

Izu City, Shizuoka

Enjoy spacious rooms with private hot spring (onsen) options and all with that familiar Marriott brand elegance and hospitality.

Visit the spa for some hot stone treatments to really loosen up your lower back after your round.

Fresh air and Mt. Fuji views are available from the front side of the hotel with golf course views on the other.

Convenient location to 4 nearby courses makes this a great option to base your stay at.

KAWANA HOTEL 

Ito City, Shizuoka

Located on the east coast of the magnificent Izu Peninsula, Kawana Hotel has been proud of its tradition and prestige since opening in 1936.

Kawana impresses golfers from all over the world with its warm climate, rich sunshine, blue sky, and the expansive Pacific Ocean scenery.

Relax in this classic hotel.

 Activities 

Baird Brewery Gardens

Izu city, Shizuoka

For a perfect finish to that perfect day why not swing by the Baird Brewery and partake in some  19th hole celebratory cheers!

Located next to a river and utilizing the area’s abundant natural  resources, Baird creates beers by adhering to their basic formula: Balance + Complexity =  Character.

The tasting/tap room has a robust selection of tasty craft beers to suit every palate.

There is also an appetizer menu.

Groups over 20 pax please reserve.

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