Golf Course Architecture - Issue 63, January 2021

20 TEE BOX A sculpture featuring faces of the bodhisattva Avalokite´svara overlooks the third green of the East course at the Vattanac Golf Resort on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The Faldo Design layout opened in September 2019 and has now been joined by a contrasting layout, the West course, also designed by Faldo, which opened in 2020. “The West course offers a slightly more intimate look and feel to the resort’s East, but just like the East it offers different strategic challenges with fairway positioning and shot THE B IG P I CTURE