Uncover the hidden beauty and impressive golf courses of Varna
Located on Bulgaria’s east coast with some outstanding views of the Black Sea, a golf holiday to Varna colloquially known as Bulgaria’s golf coast could be right up your street. The area of Varna benefits from a wealth of beautiful sandy beaches and some fabulous bars/restaurants, not mention the collection of brilliant courses and luxury golf resorts which inhabit this beautiful region of Bulgaria.
Golf Scenery like no other
Home to many outstanding courses, Varna has more than earned its reputation as Bulgaria’s golf coast with many brilliant courses inhabiting this coastal stretch of Bulgaria.
Varna’s golf courses are known for being amongst some of the most beautiful in the whole of Europe, offering golfers dramatic views of the Black Sea with the backdrop of the cliffs also a sight to behold, with the holes offering a good balance between challenge and fun suitable for all golfers.
There are 3 absolute must-plays in Varna when on a golf holiday. The Thracian Cliffs, Lighthouse golf and BlackSeaRama. The Signature Course at Thracian Cliffs is an outstanding Gary Player designed course notable for its beautiful views and as the host of the 2013 Volvo Match Play tournament.
The Signature Course at Lighthouse Golf and Spa Resort is an Ian Woosnam designed treat, challenging golfers in a beautiful parkland setting. The course at BlackSeaRama is another Gary Player design and the first championship standard course of Bulgaria known for its many lakes and hillocks which protect the fairways and greens.
Discover spectacular hidden gems
Despite not being widely known as a golfing destination, Varna is one of the best kept hidden secrets in golf.
The Signature Course at Thracian Cliffs Resort, BlackSeaRama Golf Course and the Signature Course at Lighthouse Golf Resort each offer a great test of golf, with some spectacular scenery and world-class course design.
Varna also features an ideal climate for golf with temperatures ranging between 19 and 28 degrees from May to October.
Golf travel tips for Varna
Best months for golfing weather:
Best months for value:
Most popular month:
Our experts recommend:
Explore by map
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.
Rest & relax in luxury
The accommodation options within Varna are second to none, the beautiful setting allows for much more than just luxury accommodation.
Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort 5* is situated on the northern beach front of the Balkan peninsula and provides a combination of luxury and beauty.
The five-star resort features excellent on-site golf and all the facilities you could ask for, including a private beach and a choice of delicious restaurants. BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas provides guests with a range of 45 well-equipped villas, each of which offers breath-taking views across the beautiful landscape that surrounds the property.
Lighthouse Golf & Spa Resort 5* offers guests world-class service alongside great facilities that include a spa, swimming pools and a selection of restaurants.