Kempinski Blog Article
We know that golf courses are a major attraction for many visitors, and if you are looking to explore somewhere new and try out one of the best golf courses at the same time, then we have you covered. At Kempinski, many of our hotels have direct access to some of the finest courses in the world. Read on to find out more.
Cascades Golf and Country Club, Egypt
The Cascades Golf and Country Club is the first ever championship course in the Middle East designed by golf legend, Gary Player. Consisting of an 18-hole, par 72 course, as well as a golf academy, the Cascades Golf Club has won the title of best golf course in the world outside of Europe four years in a row.
The scenery is beautiful too. The course is set amongst the stunning, sandy beaches of the Red Sea, offering panoramic views of coastline and lush greenery. If you are looking for a challenging, exciting and enjoyable golf course, then you can’t miss Cascades Golf and Country Club in Egypt’s Soma Bay.
Where to stay: Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay
Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay is located just a few minutes away from Cascades Golf and Country Club, so if you are looking to enjoy the course then a stay at this hotel is a must. With 325 luxury rooms and beautiful views across the Red Sea, you won’t find a better place to stay in Soma Bay.
Antalya Golf Club, Turkey
The world-class Antalya Golf Club is located in Belek and is home to both the PGA Sultan and The Pasha golf courses. The PGA Sultan is an 18-hole, par 71 championship course that is spread across 6,400 metres. One of the best courses in Europe, it’s a challenging course most suitable for seasoned golfers!
Alternatively, the Pasha course is a little shorter and suitable for beginners – but will still challenge and excite all that play.
Where to stay: Kempinski Hotel The Dome Belek
Kempinski Hotel The Dome Belek is just a short distance away from the famous Antalya Golf Club, and offers a beautiful place to stay after a long day on the golf course. Situated right on the Mediterranean coastline, the hotel offers ultimate serenity and relaxation.
Club Adriatic Golf Course, Croatia
This 18-hole, par 72 championship course is located in Istria, Croatia and built around natural rocks, ponds and vegetation, providing a stunning Mediterranean landscape. The hole names include ‘Vineyard’, ‘Olive Tree’ and ‘Romantic Church’, providing an idea of the beautiful scenery on offer at Club Adriatic Golf Course.
If you are not interested in trying out the full course, Club Adriatic also has a driving range, putting and chipping area, as well as a clubhouse where you can sit back and relax while enjoying the views.
Where to stay: Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Istria
The 5-star Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Istria is just 400m away from the Club Adriatic Golf Course and has 186 rooms each with spacious balconies or terraces. As well as the golf-course, Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Istria is home to a luxury spa and two top restaurants.
Lakefront Golf Club, China
Located in Huizhou in the Chinese province of Guangdong, Lakefront Golf Club is a popular par 72, 18-hole course that’s ideal for all golfing abilities. A pretty hillside course, Lakefront Golf Course is lined by trees and lush greenery and stands at 6,600 yards.
Where to stay: Kempinski Hotel Huizhou
Kempinski Hotel Huizhou offers direct, complimentary transport to Lakefront Golf Club, so it is the perfect place to stay if you want to enjoy the golf course. Plus, if you stay at Kempinski Hotel Huizhou you will get free equipment rental and reduced-fee packages too. The hotel itself comprises of 295 beautifully-decorated rooms and 45 luxurious suites, a wellness centre, spa and onsite restaurants and bars.
Golf Club Trieste, Slovenia
At an altitude of 250m, the challenging Golf Club Trieste is located in Slovenia, on the Italian border. With beautiful views over the Gulf of Trieste, the golf course is perfect for a quiet and relaxing golf experience.
However, the course does have its challenges. The course was created by British and American members of the Allied Military Administration immediately after the end of World War II and has been created to be suitable for players of all standards.
Where to stay: Kempinski Palace Portoroz Istria
Less than 40km away from Golf Club Trieste stands the Kempinski Palace Portoroz Istria. Situated on the coastline of the Gulf of Trieste, the hotel offers panoramic views of the Adriatic coast, as well as onsite restaurants, bars and a luxury spa. What better place to relax after a long day on the golf course?
So, if you are interested in experiencing one of these fantastic golf courses, take a look at some of our golf packages here.