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Vietnam Golf & Leisure Awards 2022: Honor the Best Golf Courses & Golf Leisure Brands in Vietnam

(13/10 - Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi) Launched in 2007, the event “Vietnam’s Best Golf Course Awards” held by Vietnam Golf Magazine in coordination with Vietnam Golf Association, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, and Vietnam Administration of Sports has received the great attention of golf community, domestic and foreign golf investors, as well as the support of the media throughout the country.
The organizers and representatives of golf courses and golf service brands were honored at the event

With the aim to promote Vietnam as an attractive destination for tourism and golf, encourage healthy competition among golf courses, and contribute to creating increasingly high-quality golf products, over the past 10 years the Awards’ Judges Panel has recognized the great effort of investors to upgrade their operating golf courses, improve service quality, as well as focus on designers, coaching and training, promotion, and world-class services for new golf courses right at the beginning of their operation. 

The organizers and delegates are representatives of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the General Department of Sport and the Vietnam Golf Association

With the strong development of golf industry, leading to the development of high-class services related to golf such as aviation, hotels/ resorts, high-class entertainment, etc…this year the voting “Vietnam’s Best Golf Course” is elevated to Vietnam Golf & Leisure Awards” with many attractive voting categories of Golf and Golf Services.  

"Vietnam Golf & Leisure Awards 2022" was conducted online from March 1, 2022 to the end of June 30, 2022. Votes were made directly through the website: The Awards’ objects are golf courses of 18 holes or more which operated and launched officially before December 2021. According to the latest counting of the Judges Panel, the number of online votes on has increased significantly and reached a number of 349,628 votes in 2022. 


After gathering online votes, the Judges Panel members have visited high online-voting golf courses and other prestigious ones in Vietnam in order to give an accurate evaluation and rating. The results of each of the judges are reported to the Judges Panel chaired by Vietnam Golf Association, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, Vietnam Administration of Sports and international golf experts.  

From left to right: Mr. Nguyen Quoc Hung - Deputy Director - High Performance Sports Department 2 - Sports Organization, Ms. Vu Van Yen - Deputy Head of Organizing Committee, Mr. Pham Tien Van - Head of Organizing Committee, Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh - Director of General Department of Tourism , Mr. Eric Lynge - Asia Senior Advisor of Sports Marketing Surveys, Mr. Vu Nguyen - Vice President of Vietnam Golf Association

In addition to Golf, there will be 16 more Leisure award categories to honor golf-related service and entertainment units such as hotels, resorts, car companies, banks, etc. 

Particularly, in this year's Judges Panel, there are Mr. Oh Sang Jun - Panelist of US Golf Magazine and Mr. Eric Lynge - Advisor for Asia Sports Marketing Surveys, specializing in conducting surveys and evaluating golf quality worldwide. 

Pham Tien Van, Vice President of Vietnam Golf & Leisure, Head of the Voting Organizing Committee shared: “Vietnam Golf & Leisure is honored to be the leading magazine in Vietnam to successfully host the voting “Vietnam’s Best Golf Course” for many years. By elevating the Voting to the Vietnam Golf & Leisure Awards we believe that this year's award will contribute to further promoting the development of golf industry as well as its related services, encourage golf courses in upgrading services, and promote Vietnam as the most attractive golf tourism destination in the region and in the world”. 

Mr. Pham Tien Van - Head of Organizing Committee

Vietnam Golf & Leisure is honored as the initiated organization in collaboration with Vietnam Golf Association, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and Vietnam Administration of Sports to hold the event. 

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We would like to express our special thanks to Vietnam golf community, golf courses, golfers, readers, sponsors, the media and communications for having cooperated to promote the event.  

We believe that the “Vietnam’s Golf & Leisure Awards 2022” will become the main prestigious award and the positive factor contributing the development of Vietnam golf industry. 


Year of the first voting: 2007  

Number of participating courses: 52  

Number of online votes: 349.628 

Voting time: March 1, 2022 to the end of June 30, 2022 

Golf courses inspection time: July – August 2022 

*Vietnam Golf Magazine: 

 Launched in July 2005, Vietnam Golf Magazine is the officially golf magazine publishing monthly English-Vietnamese version and vice versa throughout Vietnam. The magazine not only provides a great insight in the golf industry in Vietnam with a modern and elegant design but also is the leading business and high-end entertainment magazine for golfers, businessman, managers and foreign investors highly recommend.  

After more than 15 years of development, in the face of the increasing demand of readers not only for golf but also for the fields of services associated with golf, the magazine has changed its name to Vietnam GOLF& LEISURE, continuing to make its mark as a top-quality publication on golf, travel and entertainment. 

For more information, please contact: 

Vietnam Golf & Leisure 

Floor 1401, Song Hong Building, Tower A, 163 Thai Ha Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi 
Tel: (84-4)3 747 3517 

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