Play excellent golf courses within stunning natural surroundings
One of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations and for good reason, Greece is home to numerous stunning beaches and wonderful warm Mediterranean climate. Although golf isn’t the most recognised sport in Greece, it is well worth a trip not only because of the outstanding natural beauty found on the courses but also the intricate designs which are cannot be found anywhere else other than Greece.
Why play golf in Greece?
- Well equipped & modern golfing facilities
- Growing golf culture with some spectacular courses
- A range of well established accommodation
- Dependable all year-round climate
- Ideal for the sun worshipper, a history buff or a nature lover
- A long-time favourite European destination
Golf in Greece
Sea, sun & tranquility
Greece golf courses are not the most well-known in Europe, the country isn’t often considered a choice by many golfers, however, golfers who take a punt on this southern European nation are often left pleasantly surprised by Greece golf courses quality and style.
What makes golf in Greece truly special is the sheer beauty of the nation, often bathed in sunlight the courses do a great job of showing of Greece’s incredible natural landscapes and coastlines. When playing golf in Greece, golfers will want to check out the two magnificent courses at Costa Navarino.
The Dunes Course is a Bernhard Langer design and the first signature course of Greece and it shows it. The course measures in at 6581-yards in length at a par-72, offering golfers both exceptional views of the sea and nearby river, whilst its tall rough, bunkers and dunes make life difficult if you come off the fairways.
The Bay Course although not as challenging as The Dunes, is still an excellent test of a golfer’s metal. Designed by Robert Trent Jones II it’s a fun and enjoyable course to play, offering some truly marvellous views of the historic bay of Navarino, its an interesting design and its contrasts of holes is truly outstanding.
Your perfect golf destination
Greece is a widely known holiday destination due to its stunning beaches, ideal climate and wonderful cuisine. However, the golf courses in Greece offer great tests in beautiful surroundings.
The incredible Greek landscape is on full display at both The Bay Course and The Dunes Course at Costa Navarino, both offering a great challenge. Greece is the perfect destination for sun and sea lovers, with some of the best beaches in the world and a climate perfect for both golf and relaxation.
The delicious Greek cuisine is a favourite amongst visitors, with a range of delicious authentic meals on offer. The friendly locals and variety of culture make Greece a must-visit for any avid golfer.
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Not sure where to play? Browse our map and find your ideal destination in a continent of possibilities. We know you will be spoiled for choice! Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
Luxury accommodation & beautiful surroundings
We offer luxury accommodation within a close distance to a range of excellent golf courses.
The Westin Resort Costa Navarino is a fantastic five-star resort located on the shores of the Mediterranean in the tranquil and beautiful region of Messinia. The beachfront hotel offers stunning views of the ocean and provides guests with a range of room types and two fantastic on-site golf courses.
The combination of excellent golf and tranquil surroundings couples for a golfing holiday that will not be forgotten.
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Things to do in Greece
Greece boasts a rich history of ancient mythology, art and philosophy, allowing travellers to visit ancient ruins throughout the country to find out more about this countries origin.
A tour of the Acropolis has to be top of the list with the spectacular ruins visible across Athens. Greek architecture is also famous for its beautiful white and pastel-coloured buildings which can be found throughout the country.
The beautiful beaches and sea is a major reason why so many tourists visit this beautiful country, with some of the clearest oceans in Europe, the beach is a must after a day on the course. Not to mention the excellent bars and nightlife.