Essential Golf: A passion for the Game

St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico

St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort
St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort

The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Puerto Rico is nestled between lush forests and the ocean, allowing guests to enjoy the wonders of nature’s beauty, with the added benefits of luxury living. Renovated from an old coconut plantation, the facility features a picturesque beach along with a zero-entry deluxe pool.

A complimentary butler service is included to ensure all guests are satisfied and serviced to the highest standard. Residents have the choice of ocean view, pool view or garden view rooms to suit their needs. There is also a day spa for those who wish to settle down for a relaxing treatment. The resort also caters for its youngest guests: the exclusive children’s clubhouse means young ones will be looked after and entertained.

A number of quality dining options are also present and situated within the resort. Fern, a contemporary American-style restaurant with global influences, is a particularly popular choice. Their culinary style and flare has gained them a number of awards over the years. The St. Regis Bar is a fashionable getaway and is known for its collection of fine whiskeys and rare scotches.

Golf at the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort

Puerto Rico offers golf aficionados a myriad of holiday destinations. The great game is such a big deal in Puerto Rico that the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort offers, among other options, a “Deluxe Golf Room”—this room doesn’t actually contain a miniature golf course but it does sleep two guests in luxurious surroundings and provides impressive views of the Bahia Beach Golf Course. The course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., one of the world’s pre-eminent golf course architects. Trent Jones Jr. commented on the project, stating that it aims to be ‘a haven of golf that will challenge but also delight your soul and spirit’.

Tee times are available at 10-minute intervals. Resort guests can confirm their tee times through the golf club administrative staff or the St. Regis Concierge. Singles are accepted and may be paired upon request. Group arrangements are coordinated through the Bahia Golf Club representative, and can be booked at the same time as hotel reservations are made.

Additional caddy services and golf instruction programs are also available. Whether you require a group session or would prefer direct training, there are multiple packages on offer. There is even a suitable class for junior and amateur golfers, giving more basic tips on technique and play. The resort is also equipped with a golf shop, including top golfing apparel, gift items and spa accessories.


In addition to superb golf, the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort also offers a wide range of activities to suit every single one of its guests. Visitors will be able to admire the Caribbean’s natural beauty during walks on nature trails, join wine tasting sessions, take a cooking class or just jog along the two miles of sandy coastline and pristine waters. Concierge services at Bahia Beach mean visitors will be able to enjoy individual hiking, biking or nature walking activities—fully organized by the resort’s staff. Water adventures, as well as equipment rentals, are also available.

Choose your season

The golf season continues year-round, although green fees at the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort vary according to season. Mid-April through June is recommended, with the summer months considered “high season.”

Getting there

The closest airport is José Aponte de la Torre Airport (RVR). Travel Distance: Approximately 22 miles. Options for getting to and from the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort include: private transportation and first class chauffeurs.

See the website here.

See also: One&Only Palmilla Resort and Golf Club