Mission Hills Haikou

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Coordinates: 19°54′19″N 110°18′39″E / 19.905375°N 110.310699°E / 19.905375; 110.310699

Mission Hills Haikou
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Club information
LocationHainan, People's Republic of China
TypePrivate
Owned byMission Hills Group
Websitewww.missionhillschina.com

Mission Hills Haikou is a golf complex in Haikou, Hainan, China. Located around 10 km south of the center of Haikou, it comprises 22 golf courses and a Centreville (downtown) at the north end, which includes numerous restaurants and shops as well as hotels including a Ritz Carlton and Renaissance. The site is 80 km2 (1.5 times the size of Manhattan) making it the second largest golf complex in the world.[1] The largest is the Mission Hills Golf Club in Shenzhen.

History[edit]

Construction started in 2006 but stopped for several months during 2008 because of land disputes. As of 2018, the complex is nearly complete. [1]

Events[edit]

The complex hosted the 2010 Mission Hills Star Trophy and the 2011 Omega Mission Hills World Cup.[2]

The 2012 Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am began was held in October 2012.[3] The purse was US$1 million.[4][5]

Other facilities[edit]

Wet'n'Wild Water Park under construction in October 2017

The complex has a movie theatre, a sports and recreation centre, tennis courts, and the Wet'n'Wild water park operated by Village Roadshow. There is also a natural mineral springs, a spa, and a shopping arcade.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Golf's secret boom in Hainan, China". FT Magazine. 2010-01-01. Retrieved 2011-06-16.
  2. ^ McCallen, Brian. "Hainan Island Bids to Become the Hawaii of China". Theaposition.com. Retrieved 2011-06-17.
  3. ^ "Celebrities to tee off at Mission Hills Haikou |Golf". chinadaily.com.cn. 2012-10-12. Retrieved 2012-11-14.
  4. ^ "2012 Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am welcomes Hollywood stars | World Golf News". Worldgolf.com. Retrieved 2012-11-14.
  5. ^ "China's Mission Hills announces line-up for World Celebrity Pro-Am | World Golf News". Worldgolf.com. Retrieved 2012-11-14.
  6. ^ "Mega project in Hainan". Thestar.com.my. 2010-05-09. Archived from the original on 2010-06-20. Retrieved 2011-06-17.