According to various sources there are around 500 golf courses in China.
Golf was banned in China during the Cultural Revolution and allowed to return in 1985. The first golf course in China was built in 1984.
For the general public golf is considered expensive in China. It is played mainly by rich people and businessmen.
Mission Hills Golf Club near Shenzhen has 12 72 hole courses. Mission Hills is the world's largest golfing complex.
Updated: 26-Jul-2022 | Email feedback to this question