The best golf courses in Greece
Golf: The Game of Kings
Golf is a beautiful and intelligent kind of sport, which originated in the distant XIV century. Then the Scottish shepherds used to play it, but nowadays golf is a game of successful and accomplished people who love luxury and stress-free vacation.
The Company Elionis offers to the golf fans only the best golf courses of exceptionally high quality and various levels of difficulty. We will exercise best efforts for you to enjoy to the maximum your favorite game.
The Athens Golf Club is the best and most popular golf course in Greece, located near the capital. The club has a vast territory with a beautiful 18-hole distances 6308 m for the gentlemen and 5617 m for the ladies. This course is a masterpiece of two geniuses of construction of golf courses Donald Harradine and Robert Jones. The golf club has an academy for beginners and a restaurant.
Within 1 km from the golf course there are hotels: Emmantina Palmyra Hotel 4 *, Best Vestern Fenix Hotel 4 *, Bomo Club Palace Hotel 4 *, Poseidon Hotel 3 *.
At the territory of Porto Carras there is a beautiful 18-hole course that will suit both experienced golfers and beginners. The course corresponds to the highest international standards and is in a very beautiful place, with from the one side is bordering with the beautiful Aegean Sea, and on the other – with picturesque mountains.
Nearby there are luxury hotels, such as Porto Carras Sithonia Hotel 5 *, Porto Carras Meliton Hotel 5 *, Porto Carras Village Club Residences, Sithonia Thalasso & Spa 5 *.
In the suburbs of the town of Hersonissos there is a «Crete Golf Club», a beautiful golf course with 18 holes carved in the mountain landscape of the island, that offers luxury leisure and art landscapes. The course was designed by the popular designer Bob Hunt is the best one in Crete.
With the golf club are cooperating the following Five Star Hotels: Blue Palace A luxury Collection Resort & Spa 5*, Candia Maris Resort & Spa 5*, Galaxy Hotel 5*, Grecotel Amirandes Exclusive Resort 5*, Grecotel Creta Palace 5*, Grecotel The White Palace Luxury Resort 5*, Kalimera Kriti Hotel & Village Resort 5*.
Another golf course is located in the luxury hotel Porto Elounda 5 *. On its refined territory there are18 holes and a driving range with 9 holes. Each hole provides different possibilities of varying complexity. There is also a golf academy, where an experienced instructor PGA gives private lessons.
At 20 km from the capital of Crete, in the beautiful resort village of Kallithea there is an ideal place for the great golf fans – Afandou Golf Course. This is a great field designed by the famous architect Donald Harradine. At the territory of 60 hectares there are18 holes of the different levels of complexity and a golf academy.
Near the course there is a sandy beach Afandou and in a 5-minute drive from the field there is one of the best hotels on the island – Aldemar Paradise Mare 5 *.
The best golf club of Corfu is located 14 km from the capital, in the territory of the amazing hotel complex Corfu Palace Hotel 5 *. It is a real jewel of the Greek golf that combines the beauty of nature and the elements of landscape decoration. At your disposal there are three tracks of different levels of difficulty and a lot of options of the holes’ combinations.
Costa Navarino Golf Academy
It is a common belief that golf is a game for the chosen few, the mastery of which is difficult to achieve and requires a lot of hard work and long hours of practice. But the instructors team at the Costa Navarino Golf Academy easily refutes this misconception, offering everyone a chance to see on practice that golf if one of the most affordable sporting pleasures in the world, suitable for people of any age and fitness level. Costa Navarino Golf Academy is a perfectly organized training space, which allows not only to quickly learn the basics of playing golf, but also to improve the gaming style for experienced professional players. Costa Navarino Golf Academy offers superbly equipped golf course of any type – driving range, putting green, short game zones for improving certain elements of game technique, as well as modern systems of video-analysis and golf simulators. The training program at Costa Navarino Golf Academy can be ideally adapted for any request of the clients and offers individual, as well as group classes (couples, families, groups of friends, etc.).