Enjoy beautiful scenery alongside some of the best golf courses in central Europe
Slovenia is becoming an increasingly popular destination amongst golfers in Europe, who are flocking here to take advantage of this region’s magnificent courses, great culture, superb historical sites and beautiful backdrops.
Why play golf in Sloveia?
- Courses surrounded by magnificent nature
- Easily accessible courses due to close proximity
- Ancient forests, crystal-clear waters, unspoiled ridges & diverse wildlife
- It takes 2 hours to fly from London to Ljubljana
- Lively cultural vibe of bars & restuarants
- The golf courses of Slovenia are among the most beautiful in Europe
Popular golf destinations in Slovenia
A growing golf following
Although Slovenia isn’t the best-known golf destination, it is fast-becoming quite notorious amongst golfers for being untapped golfing paradise. Slovenia’s golf courses are characterised well looked after, picturesque and offering golfers a balanced golfing experience with a variety of different designs.
Diners Golf & Country is a top Slovenia golf course, opened back it 2009 it has captivated golfers for years with its fantastic design and outstanding backdrop of the mountains.
Golf Arboretum is another top Slovenia golf course, the course is set over hilly terrain, making for an extremely difficult round, although there are 3 tee boxes so you can find your appropriate level.
A hot new golf destination
Slovenia is one of golfs undiscovered gems, the country has become more and more popular within the golfing world in recent years. The majority of courses on offer are located within an hour of the beautiful capital Ljubljana.
A prime example of the excellent golf available is Royal Bled Golf Club, the club boasts an excellent 18-hole layout with breath-taking views of the snow-capped Julian Alps.
The beautiful setting is matched by the challenging layout, providing for a truly enjoyable golfing experience. The natural beauty of Slovenia is largely untouched, creating an idyllic place to enjoy both golf alongside a host of other activities.
There is a range of accommodation choices on offer, of which all provide comfortable accommodation in beautiful settings.
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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.
Find the perfect base
Picking the right accommodation is important to any golf holiday and Slovenia boasts a range of fantastic options in which to base your trip.
The Rikli Balance Hotel 4* is situated in the heart of Bled, this stunning town in Slovenia is a favourite amongst travellers. Set in the foothills of the Julian Alps, the town surrounds the impressive Lake Bled, famous for its blue waters. The hotel boasts excellent facilitates for guests including a gym, spa and indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
The Grand Hotel Union 4* is situated in the heart of Ljubljana, providing guests with the perfect location in which to explore the capital city. The welcoming staff provide for a homely yet luxury feel to the hotel. There are a number of great golf courses in close proximity, allowing for a combination of a city and golf holiday to go hand in hand.
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Soak up the rich culture
Slovenia is a country rich in culture and beauty, the natural landscape is untouched and provides stunning surroundings wherever you go. Lake Bled is a must-visit, famous for its blue waters and surrounding mountains, the lake also has an island in the middle of the lake which can be reached by boats and canoes.
There are also plenty of thrilling activities to get involved in, including canyoning and rafting, both of which are guaranteed to get your heart racing. The Triglav National Park is the perfect way to see Slovenia’s beauty with some spectacular views on offer.
Alongside the endless natural beauty and activities to discover, the capital city of Ljubljana is hosts to a range of great restaurants and bars with a buzzing city atmosphere.