Golf Course Atens
Play Golf in Atens
When it comes to golf, Athens and Greece in general are not natural locations for a round, but the country is developing a growing interest in the sport. During your stay in Greece, you may like to visit the fantastic Athens golf course on the outskirts of the city, or play a round in another part of the country as part of your Greek holiday.
Glyfada Golf Club Athens
Terma Pronois, Glyfada 16610; + 30 2108946820; www.athensgolfclub.com
Located in the seaside suburb of Glyfada, this green oasis of rolling hills, mature trees and shrubbery is by far the most accessible location for Athens golf. Designed by Donald Harradine in 1966, this Athens golf course has a mix of features that make it a good match for players of all handicaps. Open year round, with green fees averaging around €50. 18 holes, par 72.
Afandou Golf Club
PO Box 85103, 85100 Afandou, Rhodos; +30 0241051771; www.afandougolfcourse.com
If you are planning to combine your Athens travel with a trip to one of the famous Greek islands, this Greece golf course is a great option. Also designed by renowned British golf architect Donald Harradine, this championship course is open to the public year round. Facilities on site included a pro-shop, club house and bar. 18 holes, par 73.
The Crete Golf Club
P.O. Box 106, Hersonissos, Crete; +30 2897026000; www.crete-golf.gr
During your Athens travel, why not take the chance to visit the historic island of Crete and play a round on this ancient land’s first ever 18-hole golf course? This beautiful course has a desert-style layout with expansive fairways broken up by rocks and ravines. Clubhouse, restaurant and bar on site, plus a driving range and a putting green. 18 holes, par 71.
The Corfu Golf Course
Ropa Valley, P.O. Box 71, Corfu; +30 26610942201; www.corfugolfclub.com
One of Greece’s most popular holiday islands, Corfu is home to this fantastic Greek golf course of tree-lined fairways, lakes and meandering streams. Green fees average around €55. Driving range and pro-shop available on site. The clubhouse features a restaurant, bar and café which are open in the summer only. 18 holes, par 72.