Europe's Most Popular Golf Courses 2019

Almost 1000 golfers from 32 countries have voted.

In August 2019 was conducted a survey on The respondents were asked to name 3 favourite courses in Europe. In total almost 1000 persons participated. 82 Percent of the respondents were from Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The remaining 18 percent were from 19 different countries. The first named course received 3 points, the second 2 points and the third 1 point.

Top 50 Results

1Club de Golf Alcanada

Club de Golf Alcanada

Alcudia, SpainMap

The 18-hole-course of the Club de Golf Alcanada, situated directly at the sea, offers and almost ideal terrain, grown with olives, stone pines and oaks…

2Golfclub Adamstal Franz Wittmann

Golfclub Adamstal Franz Wittmann

Ramsau, AustriaMap

The club is situated at the foot of the Unterberg in the middle of the most wooded region in Middle Europe, in Lilienfeld, and therefor in Vienna's classical nearby resort- You play golf in…

3St Andrews Links - The Old Course

St Andrews Links - The Old Course

St Andrews, Fife, UKMap

Play golf in a landscape of infinite variety, where golf has been played for over 600 years.

4Monte Rei Golf & Country Club

Monte Rei Golf & Country Club

Vila Nova De Cacela, PortugalMap

The Golf Club of Monte Rei was situated in the picturesque foothills of the Eastern Algarve…

5Thracian Cliffs Resort

Thracian Cliffs Resort

Bozhurets Village, Kavarna, BulgariaMap

"You will not find a golf course like this anywhere else on the planet." Gary Player Framed by rugged coastal cliffs and the vast blue of the Black Sea, the 18-hole Gary Player designed…

6Golfclub Obere Alp e.V.

Golfclub Obere Alp e.V.

Stühlingen, GermanyMap

The golf course situated on a plateau in the southern part of the Black Forest offers an breathtaking view of the Swiss Alps in clear weather…

7Costa Navarino - The Bay Course

Costa Navarino - The Bay Course

Pylos, GreeceMap

Legendary course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. is the designer of the 18-hole, par 71 Bay Course…

8Golf & Landclub Achensee

Golf & Landclub Achensee

Pertisau, AustriaMap

The Golf Club Achensee was already founded in 1934 and is situated on 950 m sea level directly between the beautiful Achensee and the majestic towering Karwandel Mountains…



Gneven-Vorbeck, GermanyMap

Only a few minutes away from Schwerin, this course, which was laid out on a natural, undulating terminal moraine, offers terrific and diverse views of lakes and forests from all of its teeing grounds…

10Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns, Fife, UKMap

The site fosters ideal conditions for links turf to flourish amid interesting natural terrain…

11Anfi Tauro Golf

Anfi Tauro Golf

Mogán-Gran Canaria, SpainMap

18-hole Championship Golf Course Challenge with a cutting edge design Opened in 2007, the 18-hole championship golf course at Anfi Tauro Golf covers a demanding terrain in excess of 650,000m²…

12Club de Golf Valderrama

Club de Golf Valderrama

Sotogrande, Cádiz, SpainMap

On the primly private club the Ryder Cup took place in 1997 for the first time in continental Europe…

13Golf & Country Club Praia d'El Rey

Golf & Country Club Praia d'El Rey

Obidos, PortugalMap

The typical links-course for the most part runs directly along the steep coast of the Atlantic Ocean and offers fabulous voews over the sea, dunes, lakes and the typical stone pine groves…

14Golfclub Budersand Sylt

Golfclub Budersand Sylt

Hörnum/Sylt, GermanyMap

The area of about 73 hectares around the Budersand Dune north of the yacht harbour and at the heart of the borough Hörnum captivates because of its typical links course landscape…

15Golfclub St.Vigil Seis

Golfclub St.Vigil Seis

Kastelruth (BZ), ItalyMap

Embedded in the middle of the Dolomite Alps, the newly developing 18-hole-course of the Golfclub St.Vigil Seis is at the foot of the Schlern, in 850 m a…

16Buenavista Golf at Meliá Hacienda del Conde

Buenavista Golf at Meliá Hacienda del Conde

Buenavista del Norte, Tenerife, SpainMap

The 18-hole-course, designed by Severiano Ballesteros, is situated directly at the sea, 5 greens are situated in immediate proximity of the steep coast, where the waves break and offer the players a spectacular show…

17Golf Club St. Leon-Rot Betriebsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG

Golf Club St. Leon-Rot Betriebsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG

St. Leon-Rot, GermanyMap

The golf course is a successful combination of practicing golf on the highest international level and relaxing in the midst of nature…

18Golf Son Gual S.L.

Golf Son Gual S.L.

Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, SpainMap

Thomas Himmel's design is well thought out and incredibly challenging, making the best possible use of the 156-hectares of gently rolling Mallorcan landscape…

19Costa Navarino - The Dunes Course

Costa Navarino - The Dunes Course

Romanos, GreeceMap

The Dunes Course, designed by former US Masters Champion and Ryder Cup Captain Bernhard Langer is set in a diverse landscape with mountain, sea and river views…

20Old Head Golf Links

Old Head Golf Links

Kinsale, County Cork, IrelandMap

The Old Head Golf Links near Kinsale, is rated in the world top 100 courses and steeped in Irish history and built on 216 acre headland jutting out into the Atlantic ocean opened as a golf…

21ABAMA Golf


Guía de Isora, Tenerife, SpainMap

Abama Golf is part of the Abama Hotel Resort, which is situated in the south-west of Tenerife…

22Gardagolf Country Club

Gardagolf Country Club

Soiano del Lago, Brescia, ItalyMap

Here we have a course in a magnificent landscape, which is technically perfect and is ideally suited for top-class tournaments…

23PGA Golf de Catalunya

PGA Golf de Catalunya

Girona, Girona, SpainMap

The fairways of this course are picturesquely framed by stone pines and crossed by water hazards…

24Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort

Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort

La Línea, Cádiz, SpainMap

This true links course, built by Peter Allis, is characterised by wide open fairways, which partly have to be played blind…

25Club de Golf Finca Cortesín

Club de Golf Finca Cortesín

Casares, Malaga, SpainMap

Measuring almost 7,000 meters from the back tees with over 100 bunkers, Finca Cortesin Golf Club is ranked among the best courses in Spain…

26Golf Club Arzaga

Golf Club Arzaga

Calvagese della Riviera - Lago di Garda - Brescia, ItalyMap

"Situated in the hills of the Garda Lake, between Desenzano and Brescia, in the quietude of a rural atmosphere, the new 18-hole golf course was opened, the first in Italy that was designed by Jack Nicklaus II…

27Penati Golf Resort

Penati Golf Resort

Senica, SlovakiaMap

Nature’s ingenuity in this area of Záhorie knows no bounds. By taking advantage of its environmental characteristics, and factoring in the needs of sport at a top-notch level, the beauty…

28Golf Eichenheim

Golf Eichenheim

Kitzbühel, AustriaMap

"The art of working with nature" was the motto the American golf course architect Kyle Phillips had in mind when he set out to design the Eichenheim golf course, which has ranked among…

29Golf Club St. Dionys e.V.

Golf Club St. Dionys e.V.

St. Dionys, GermanyMap

The club is situated c. 31 miles southeast of Hamburg in a large recreation area characterised by the unique heath…

30Aphrodite Hills Golf, PGA National

Aphrodite Hills Golf, PGA National

Kouklia-Pafos-Zypern, CyprusMap

The course, arranged in championship standards, spreads over two plateaus. Exceptional characteristic of this course is that almost all holes are arranged with view on the sea…

31Arabella Golf Son Muntaner

Arabella Golf Son Muntaner

Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, SpainMap

In 2016 we carried out an ambitious project by completely reseeding its fairways and greens, turning it into a course of reference for any golf lover and one of the best golf courses in Europe…

32GOLF Fleesensee

GOLF Fleesensee

Göhren-Lebbin, GermanyMap

33Canyamel Golf

Canyamel Golf

Canyamel-Mallorca, SpainMap

You play in a typical Majorcan countryside on an excellent maintained 18-hole-course (Par 73)…

34Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre

Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre

Crans-sur-Sierre, SwitzerlandMap

The open championship course is situated in the midst of the Alps and has a beautiful alpine panorama to offer, that reaches from the Matterhorn over the Monte Rosa, the Mont Blanc to the Bernese Alps…

35Golfclub Am Mondsee

Golfclub Am Mondsee

St. Lorenz, AustriaMap

A beautiful 18-hole-championship course with tricky hazards. A golfing experience which excites players of all levels.

36Golfclub Zillertal Uderns

Golfclub Zillertal Uderns

Uderns, Tyrol, AustriaMap

In Uderns was built the first golf course in the Zillertal. It contains a 18 hole championship course, a spacious practice areal with roofed tee boxes and a short play area as well as a PGA…

37Carnoustie Golf Links

Carnoustie Golf Links

Carnoustie, Angus, UKMap

Carnoustie boasts three courses, all of which are rated in the Top 50links courses in the UK and Ireland.The Championship course has hosted 8 Open Championships most recently in 2018, I…

38Montenmedio Golf & Country Club

Montenmedio Golf & Country Club

Vejer de la Frontera, Cádiz, SpainMap

The course is one of the most natural courses in Spain and impresses with varied flora and fauna…

39Golf Club Bad Ragaz

Golf Club Bad Ragaz

Bad Ragaz, SwitzerlandMap

The tradition of golf sport in Bad Ragaz is over 100 years old. Many a golf ace surrendered to the charm of this course with its outstanding level of maintenance, the intact park and the…



Oberwaltersdorf, AustriaMap

"The course ranks among the best in europe. Deespite the continental-European climate the providence-greens and bent-grass-fairways are to be compared to the best US-courses- The quality of…

41Dolomitengolf Osttirol

Dolomitengolf Osttirol

Lavant/Osttirol, AustriaMap

The Lienz Dolomites were the inspiration for naming the 36-hole championship course in the picturesque town of Lavant in East Tyrol…

42San Lorenzo Golf Course

San Lorenzo Golf Course

Almansil, PortugalMap

The very neat course is scenically an eye candy and sportively a great challenge for every player…

43Druids Glen

Druids Glen

Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow, IrelandMap

As a leading Golf Course in Wicklow, Druids Glen is often referred to as "The Augusta of Europe"…

44Golf Club Erzherzog Johann Maria Lankowitz

Golf Club Erzherzog Johann Maria Lankowitz

Maria Lankowitz, AustriaMap

The club is situated in the leisure time country of the West Styria not far from Lippizaner horses and Schilcherwein-street…

45Golfclub Bodensee Weißensberg e.V.

Golfclub Bodensee Weißensberg e.V.

Weißensberg, GermanyMap

This picture-postcard golf course was modelled into the gentle foothills of the Alps close to the lake of constance, designed by Robert Trent Jones sr…

46Le Golf National

Le Golf National

Guyancourt, FranceMap

Head for Paris to dream about new emotions at Le Golf National! Hosting venue for: - The 2018 Ryder Cup, - 2021 European Amateur Championship, - 2022 World Amateur Championship -…

47Golfclub Mieminger Plateau

Golfclub Mieminger Plateau

Mieming, AustriaMap

The course offers 9 attractive playing courses with magnificent views on the imposing mountain scenery.

48Lopesan Meloneras Golf

Lopesan Meloneras Golf

Meloneras, Las Palmas, SpainMap

The Meloneras Golf Course, situated in the south of Gran Canaria, along the Meloneras Bay, is characterized by its 9 holes of magnifi cent mountain views and 9 holes of amazing ocean views, 3 of which are located on the coastline…

49Turnberry Golf Club

Turnberry Golf Club

Turnberry, Ayrshire, UKMap

50Iberostar Real Club de Golf Novo Sancti Petri

Iberostar Real Club de Golf Novo Sancti Petri

Chiclana de la Frontera, Cádiz, SpainMap

Course A (Mar-Pinos): The holes 1-9 offer wide fairways and three lakes. The green at hole 6 must be mentioned particularly, since it is situated on the coast…