View from the clubhouse at the Te Puia Hot Springs Golf Club on New Zealand's East Cape.

Te Puia Springs Golf Club is often referred to as New Zealand golf's best kept secret.

Just off State Highway 35, 5km north of Te Puia Springs on New Zealand's East Cape, is a stunning 18 hole course on a hilltop plateau overlooking the Pacific Ocean and out to Mount Hikurangi, sacred maunga of Ngati Porou. Raised tees, deep gullies, forested fairway edges, streams, lakes and other hazards make a round of golf at Te Puia a scenic adventure.

A country club house with bar and kitchen facillities operates on club days.

A sunny, elevated deck overlooks a panorama of the course and out to the distant mountains of the Raukumara Ranges.

Play all year: Club season from January to December.

Men: Club Day Sunday, tee off at 12.30pm; Thursday Haggle at 1pm for those who are keen.

Ladies: Sunday at 12.20pm.

18 holes Slope Index: Men 64.2/111; Women 65.5/102

Men Par 66; 4478 metres. Women Par 68; 4078 metres

VISITORS WELCOME! GREEN FEES: $20 (18 holes) $10 (9 holes).

The highlight of the golf year at Te Puia Hot Springs Golf Club is the annual East Coast Open Tournament. This is a two-day match-play event across several divisions, with the East Coast Open Champion title at stake in the First Sixteen. Open to golfers from all over New Zealand this event has brought keen amateur golfers to Te Puia from far and wide for over 50 years.

Date and details for the 2022 edition coming soon.

New Zealand country golf at its very best!

State Highway 35

Te Puia Springs, East Coast

Phone 06 864 6887



Te Puia Hot Springs Golf Club
Players tee off at Te Puia Springs Golf Club on the East Cape of New Zealand's North island.

Te Puia Hot Springs Golf Club East Coast Open Championship