Golfers never run out of holiday destinations around the globe with many outstanding golf courses that can be found in various countries around the world.
Golf holidays are becoming a thing not only for professional golfers but for amateurs and those who just love the sports. Stunning golf courses offer expansive and challenging terrains with most of them set in locations beaming with great sceneries. Hence, a golf holiday can be a holiday for the whole family as golf clubs and resorts offer extensive amenities to accommodate different people with different needs.
Here are some of the top golf holiday destinations around the world, each boasting an excellent golf experience on top of interesting experiences they offer.
- Streamsong Resort, Florida
Considered as the Sunshine State’s most famous golf resort boasts of a landscape similar to Mar’s terrains except that it is covered in gorgeous greens, water areas, and challenging sand dunes. Streamsong Resort is visited by countless visitors every year because of its fascinating golf course. Found south of Orlando, golf courses in Streamsong were built in the 1970s over an abandoned phosphate mine area. Accommodation establishments are also superb, and the Florida sunshine is the best thing about it.
- Algarve, Portugal
Boasting of world- famous golf courses unparalleled in beauty and experience offering in Europe, Algarve is considered the number one golfing destination in the continent. Golf holidays in Algarve are marked with stunning greens, challenging courses, breathtaking views and world- class amenities. First class golf courses lined up in the coast overlooking the Atlantic and some nestled in natural sanctuaries, world standard hotel accommodations, and the perfect sunny climate makes Algarve a must- visit for every golfer.
- Kawana Hotel: Ito, Japan
Designed by C.H. Alison and built in 1936, the Fuji Course at the Kawana Hotel sits on the Izu peninsula across the beautiful seaside bluffs and offer several holes with challenging tee shots that go down to fairways some 100 feet below. All these with great hotels and rooms perfect for an Oriental holiday.
- The Netherlands
Pockets of golfing terrains can be easily found in densely populated cities and mighty structures in the Netherlands. Dutch golf courses date back to early times with many still being played on today. Among interesting courses include Eindhovenseweg Golf Club and Utrechtse de Pan. There also stunning golf courses in Surrey, the Royal Hague, and even in Amsterdam.
- Machrihanish, Kintyre, Scotland
Perfect for golfers who want a secluded place where they can enjoy their time in quiet and peacefulness while playing golf. Beautiful golf courses are scattered around this area, each offering a relaxing experience. The place has an ambiance and Scottish character that is genuinely distinct, which people always come back for.
There are still many more countries and places offering a great golf holiday and you can visit them all. What is most important is that you enjoy your travel and your time with yourself, maybe with family or some group of friends. Start planning out your golf holiday today!