Rated one of the best new courses by Golf Magazine and Golf
Digest, as well as one of North America's most women-friendly
by Golf for Women, the Wailea Emerald is akin to a lush tropical
playground. Flowers bloom in great abundance: plumeria, bird
of paradise, allamanda, gazenia, bougainvillea, beach morning
glory, "firecracker" plants and more. But don't be fooled by
the Emerald's pleasant appearance.
is a superbly designed course created for pure golf enjoyment,
regardless of one's handicap. Measuring 6,825 yards from the
back,the Emerald features four to six tee boxes on every hole,
allowing players to tailor the course to their playing level.
Notable features include a large double green shared by holes
10 and 17 (see picture below). Fronting the green is the only
lake on the course. This is perhaps one of the Emerald's more