Central Italy, Rome

Ryder Cup 2023

Fri 29 Sep - Sun 1 Oct

The Ryder Cup is globally renowned as one of the most competitive matches in the history of golf and to watch this event live is an opportunity that can't be missed. The best of the best are put to the ultimate test in a match that demands pure determination, skill and devotion to the game. Although the players put on an unforgettable performance, the crowd is what makes the Ryder Cup so incredible, which you could be apart of.

For 2023, the Ryder Cup travels to Marco Simone Golf & Country Club, situated just 10 miles from the historic capital of Rome – providing the perfect location to combine your tournament experience with a city break. Following the largest defeat since 1967 from the Unites States in 2021 with a tremendous score of 19-9 – make sure you’re there in 2023 to see if Europe can take back the Cup on home soil!

  • Official resellers for the 2023 Ryder Cup
  • Witness thrilling matches between USA & Europe
  • Experience the first tee atmosphere
  • Watch the world's greatest players battle it out
  • Support Team Europe on home soil
  • Soak up the beautiful capital city of Rome

Experience the electric Ryder Cup atmosphere

When you think of a golf tournament, you may not think of the atmosphere as being one of the biggest draws to the event, however, this is where you’re completely wrong.

With grandstands and big screens scattered across the course as well as spectator villages, the buzz amongst crowds is electric – and you certainly don’t have to be a golfer to appreciate this!

When it comes to crowd engagement, nothing can compare to the Ryder Cup, with the match play format creating the kind of competition and atmosphere you simply can't get at other sporting events. With over-the-top crowds, eccentric fan attire, and extreme pressure on matches, there are so many reasons to go the Ryder Cup!

Ryder Cup 2023 at Marco Simone Golf Club

The Marco Simone Golf & Country Club will be the third golf venue in continental Europe to host the Ryder Cup, having beat off strong bids from courses in Austria, Germany and Spain to do so.

The Championship course will be completely reconstructed ahead of the tournament with the layout being rerouted to provide numerous risk and reward opportunities, perfect for match play!

Situated just half an hour from the historic city centre of Rome, the club offers a challenging 18-hole course set out by architect Jim Fazio near the historic hill town of Tivoli. Marco Simone lies within a beautiful old estate, complete with stunning views of St Peter's Basilica and a restored 11th-century castle belonging to fashion designer Laura Biagiotti.

On-site Events Team

Our dedicated and experienced on-site team will ensure your trip runs smoothly.

Cheer on Team Europe

Celebrate with other fans and soak up the lively Ryder Cup atmosphere.

Historic capital city

Based near Rome, known for its stunning architecture, with the Colleseum, Pantheon, and Trevi Fountain.

Daily tournament transportation

Travel to and from the Ryder Cup in comfort, with daily deluxe transportation included in your package.

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Witness Ryder Cup history being made

The Ryder Cup is now regarded as one of the greatest sporting events on the calendar. Samuel Ryder, from whom the cup gets its name, was inspired by the 1926 match at Wentworth when Abe Mitchell teamed up with George Duncan to defeat the great Open champions, James Barnes and Walter Hagen. In the bar after the game, Ryder declared ‘We must do this again’. The rest is history...

When officially introduced in 1927, the two teams competing were originally Great Britain and the United States. The US got off to an impressive start, winning the first five Ryder Cup competitions. This dominance continued both before and after the Second World War, which led to the inclusion of European players in 1979, where the playing field became a lot more even.

In recent years, the Ryder Cup has brought to our screens some of the most memorable displays in the cup’s history. Many of you will have witnessed the ‘Miracle of Medinah’ in 2012, the United States' brilliant display at Hazeltine in 2016, and Europe’s demolition job at Le Golf National in 2018. Needless to say, the trend over the past decade has been a back-and-forth tussle with each team winning on their home soil.

Things to do in Rome

Rome holds an unparalleled amount of history. With an array of impressive monuments and archaeological sites, including the Colleseum, Pantheon, and Trevi Fountain, it's no wonder why this is a top European tourist destination.

As well as being known for its culture and history, Italy is extremely famous for its fabulous cuisine. Rome offers an endless list of restaurants with a variety of traditional Italian delicacies, such as pizza, spaghetti, and gelato. For a daytime activity, check out one of Rome’s many food tours whilst in the area for an authentic foodie experience!

With an abundance of coffee shops, bars, and cafes on virtually every street corner, make sure you soak up the bustling atmosphere that Rome has to offer.

What's The Ryder Cup like?
Our experts say...

"If you haven’t considered going to a Ryder Cup, get it on your bucket list ASAP as I can assure you that you will not be disappointed."

Mark Bell

Golfbreaks Expert

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