Situated at the south end of The Strip near Harry Reid International Airport, Bali Hai Golf Club is as convenient a tee time as you ll find in Las Vegas. There s no better or more fun place to sneak in a golf game before getting back to other Vegas pursuits and pleasures than this upscale, tropical, South Sea Island-themed golf course. Though great fees are by no means cheap, Bali Hai Golf Club is one of the best and most unique golf experiences players of all skill levels can have in Las Vegas. Year after year the club is a fixture on Golf Advisor s list of Top Courses in Nevada, and Golf Digest has also previously recognized it as one of the top resort courses in the U.S. Created by the design team of Lee Schmidt and Brian Curley in 2000, the golfing grounds occupy a compact site between Mandalay Bay Resort, the airport, the famous Welcome to Las Vegas sign, and Interstate 15. Bali Hai Golf Club sports a unique look with its brilliant white sand bunkers, black volcanic rock outcroppings, exotic foliage, and countless towering palm trees standing sentinel on every hole. Enchanting views beyond the course alternate between the distant mountains, the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, and the Luxor Pyramid. Course conditions at this high-end facility are typically superb. The only thing lacking is a true practice area. Schmidt-Curley Design simply didn t have enough room to put one in. You can take a few warm-up swings in a hitting net and stroke a few putts on a small putting green. When you play at Bali Hai Golf Club, you ll test your skills on many memorable holes. The club is best known for its 9th and 16 holes, a pair of par 3s. A pond guards the front and left of the green on the 9th, while the 16th, situated near the impressive clubhouse, features a big island green that makes for an exhilarating but manageable challenge. In all, the course boasts seven acres of water features. Accuracy is a must on this tight layout. Many of the greens are elevated. Bali Hai Golf Club strives to make things fun throughout the round. All of the holes have names that play off the South Seas theme. Many players hit Bali Hai s tiki bar halfway house during their round. Standard caddies are available and the club also partners with ParMates attractive and knowledgeable women caddies that act as hostesses and concierges. After you ve holed out on 18, save some time to relax in the Balinese-themed oasis that is the clubhouse at Bali Hai Golf Club. You ll find a golf shop with high-end merchandise and a casual restaurant and bar. Bali Hai Golf Club prides itself on providing devoted service to all players. If you want to play a fun and smartly laid out golf course that offers an escape from Vegas s hustle and bustle but then allows you to immediately get right back to it, book your tee time for Bali Hai Golf Club.