History

Glenmarie Golf & Country Club was originally established in 1993 from a Prime Freehold land, by the former President of Hicom Berhad and Glenmarie's first club President the late Tan Sri Dato’ Jamil Mohd. Jan. His vision was to transform these 450 acres of land to be an exquisite and Exclusive Golf & Country Club with 36 Hole Golf Course facilities, within the Heart of Kuala Lumpur. Being the Master of Vision, he has appointed Horsedale Development Bhd to create his vision becoming into a reality, which started in June 1991.

Glenmarie officially opened its doors on 29th January 1994 by the 4th Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohammed. Since it opened in 1994, Glenmarie has geared itself towards a journey that envisages Perfection. As quote in our motto "In Pursuit of Perfection", Glenmarie continuously aims to position itself to be known as one of the Prestigious and Premier golf clubs in the country. With a distance of 13km from the Heart of Capital City and half an hour drive from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Glenmarie offers pleasure and business like facilities and services to our Members and Guests.

Glenmarie name was founded by the word phrase 'Glen' with a Scottish origin meaning 'a small, narrow and secluded valley 'that Glenmarie is in the valleys of Shah Alam, followed by 'Marie' a French meaning to 'Beauty' and 'Grace' that represents the Clubhouse and the services that is being offered to our Members and Guests.