Caracas Country Club - Top 100 Golf Courses of Venezuela
 
Caracas, Venezuela
 
Venezuela  Venezuela
Caracas Country Club
Av. Principal del Country Club
Caracas
Venezuela
ArchitectCharles Banks
Head Professional/Director of GolfIsnardo Brito
Telephone+58 212 210 0800
Location5 miles NE of downtown Caracas
Websites Golf Club Website
VisitorsMembers and their guests only
Club Secretary/ ManagerAlexander Capitillo
 

Founded in 1918 when a small course was set out in the La Quebradita district, Caracas Country Club moved to its current site twelve years later. Olmsted Brothers, the American landscape design firm, were tasked with producing the new course and it called in Charles “Steam Shovel” Banks to construct the club’s new 18-hole layout. 

Today, the layout measures just over 6,600 yards (playing to a par of 71) and it features, in particular, a trio of testing three-shot holes. They appear on the card as back-to-back par fives at holes 8 and 9 whilst the 540-yard 18th forms a formidable closing hole. 

In recent years, the course has hosted Latin American Qualifying for the end of season World Cup team event at Mission Hills in China with the best three nations in this regional competition joining twenty-five other countries in the main event. 
 
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