Golf FAQs

Q1. Why is golf so popular in Hawaii?
Golf in Hawaii is extremely popular due to our year-round tropical weather and the beauty of our courses. We invite you to play in Hawaii and experience breathtaking views of the strikingly blue Pacific Ocean, lush tropical flora, and majestic mountain ranges! Many courses are designed with players of all levels in mind, and golf carts are allowed onto the fairways making for smooth plays that do not require physical exertion.
Q2. How does your service work?
My Golf Hawaii gives you the opportunity to advance book prime tee times at over 12 courses on the island of Oahu. For these courses, we also offer shared transportation for a nominal fee and save you the worry of providing your own transportation. Simply choose a date and tee time, complete and submit the registration form, and a My Golf Hawaii representative will contact you within 48 hours to confirm your reservation (or assist with other options if your first choice is not available) and answer any questions you may have. There is no charge if we are not able to accommodate your request.

For Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii Island courses, please call us for a Tee Time booking (without transportation)
Please let us serve you so you may experience worry-free golf in Hawaii!

Q3. What is the golf course dress code in Hawaii?
Collared shirts are required for anyone on the course. Bermuda shorts are fine, however, T-shirts and denim are not allowed. Please ask your My Golf Hawaii representative if you have specific questions.
Q4.Do you have tips for sunburn prevention?
Our partially cloudy skies and lovely trade winds can fool you! Hawaii’s UV rays are strong, and you may get sunburned even if you don’t feel the heat. For those who burn easily, we recommend wearing long pants. Hats, sunglasses and sunscreen are highly recommended.
Q5. Are single players allowed?
Yes, however, if you book for one, you will likely be teamed up with two or three other players. If you prefer to play alone, a My Golf Hawaii representative may be able to assist you in finding the right course.
Q6. I prefer that my party not be combined with others—is this possible?
Golf courses in Hawaii are designed to accommodate up to four players per tee time. If you make a twosome booking, you may be teamed up with another party. If you want to play exclusively, please contact My Golf Hawaii and a representative may be able to assist you.
Q7. How soon can I expect a booking confirmation from My Golf Hawaii?
A My Golf Hawaii Representative will contact you within 48 hours of your booking to confirm or assist you with other options if your selection is not available.
Q8. Can My Golf Hawaii provide rental clubs and shoes?
Yes, you may rent shoes and premium clubs through My Golf Hawaii when you book a tee time with transportation to the course –from Waikiki area hotels.
Q9. Is there a play time limit?
Yes. All players are asked to keep pace with the other groups. Please plan to complete one round (18 holes) within a standard pace of 4 – 4.5 hours.
Q10. What should I expect on golf day?
A) Tee Time with Transportation

On golf day, please wait at the designated location at least 10 minutes before your scheduled pick up time. The hotel name, pick up area, and time are on your confirmation slip. Click here for pick up details: Pick Up Locations.

When your transport vehicle arrives, the driver will stand by the front door and take roll call. After checking for Covid-19 compliance, including temperature check, you will board and be on your way! For further Covid-19 information, please see guidelines on home page.

Upon arrival at the course, your My Golf Hawaii driver will check you in, assist you with your clubs, and point out the pick up location for your return trip (may differ from drop off location).

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact My Golf Hawaii.

B) Tee Time Only

You will need to provide your own transportation to the course and check-in 30 minutes before your tee time with your reservation confirmation.

Q11. What is your cancellation policy?
If there is any change in your head count please contact My Golf Hawaii as soon as possible and a representative will assist you. Please see individual golf pages for cancellation policy.
Q12. When is full payment due?
Full payment is due upon booking.
Q13. What happens if it rains?
Rainouts are determined by the course. If the course closes due to weather conditions, a My Golf Hawaii representative will call you as soon as possible.
Q14. Can each member of my party pay separately?
Yes. Please contact My Golf Hawaii prior to booking.
Q15. How far in advance can I book?
Booking window varies with each course and is noted in the individual course details. However it’s best to contact My Golf Hawaii and a representative will assist you.
Q16. Can I play golf in the afternoon?
Afternoon tee times are available, but if you need transportation to the golf course, you must rent exclusive transportation through Tachibana Enterprises.

Please note, My Golf Hawaii does not offer twilight rates for afternoon golf. Whether or not you finish 18 holes, you will be charged for a full round of golf.