Europe's Most Popular Golf Courses 2021

Almost 1000 golfers from 28 countries have voted.

In August 2021 was conducted a survey on The respondents were asked to name 3 favourite courses in Europe. Almost 1000 persons participated. 87 Percent of the respondents were from Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The remaining 13 percent were from 25 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…

3Golf 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…

4Golfclub 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…

5Monte 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…



Gneven-Vorbeck, GermanyMap

Experience a unique golf course in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania with three first-class golf courses…

7Thracian 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…

8St Andrews Links - Old Course

St Andrews Links - Old Course

St Andrews, Fife, UKMap

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

9Anfi 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…

10Gardagolf 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…

11Arabella Golf Son Vida

Arabella Golf Son Vida

Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, SpainMap

Golf Son Vida is the most traditional and first course in Mallorca and a legend among players from all over Europe…

12Costa Navarino - The Bay Course

Costa Navarino - The Bay Course

Navarino Bay, GreeceMap

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

13Golf & Country Club Praia d'El Rey

Golf & Country Club Praia d'El Rey

Óbidos, 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…

14Real Club Valderrama

Real Club Valderrama

Sotogrande, Cádiz, SpainMap

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

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…

16Golfclub Schladming-Dachstein

Golfclub Schladming-Dachstein

Haus im Ennstal, AustriaMap

"In a scenic region in the middle of the Dachstein-Tauern-Region the course situated in an altitude of 750 m…

17Golf 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…

18Alcaidesa 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…

19Golf Costa Adeje

Golf Costa Adeje

Adeje-Tenerife, SpainMap

Pepe Gancedo integrated several surprises into this course. Even experienced players can sometimes get in trouble in the undulating terrain with fast greens.

20Golf & 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…

21Golf 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…

22Buenavista 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…

23Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns, Fife, UKMap

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

24West Cliffs Golf Links

West Cliffs Golf Links

Freguesia do Vau, PortugalMap

West Cliffs offers a unique and world class 18-hole seaside links golf course surrounded by residential, leisure and wellness offerings to suit your every needs…

25Golfclub 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.

26PGA 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…

28Old 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…

29The K Club

The K Club

Straffan, County Kildare, IrelandMap

K Club offers two magnificent courses, which belong to the greatest and most difficult inland courses in Ireland.

30Wittelsbacher Golfclub Rohrenfeld-Neuburg e.V.

Wittelsbacher Golfclub Rohrenfeld-Neuburg e.V.

Neuburg an der Donau, GermanyMap

On a park-like meadowland on the favourite stud of König Ludwig III., just outside the city limits of the old residence of Neuburg an der Donau, a terrific course designed by golf-course…

31Bogogno Golf Resort

Bogogno Golf Resort

Bogogno, ItalyMap

The double 18-hole course of the Circolo Golf Bogogno, which was built in 1996, is characterised by many water hazards and several slopes…

32Canyamel Golf

Canyamel Golf

Canyamel-Mallorca, SpainMap

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

33Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre

Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre

Crans-Montana, 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…

34Aphrodite 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…

35Mallorca Son Antem Golf Resort & Spa

Mallorca Son Antem Golf Resort & Spa

Llucmajor, Mallorca, SpainMap

Two 18-hole golf courses, a driving range, pitch and putt area, practice bunkers, putting greens as well as our golf academy with experienced PGA professionals make the Marriott’s Golf…

36Golf Club Schloß Maxlrain e.V.

Golf Club Schloß Maxlrain e.V.

Maxlrain, GermanyMap

C. 340 acres house one of the most beautiful golf courses in Germany - rather a golf park…

37T Golf & Country Club

T Golf & Country Club

Calvià, Majorca, SpainMap

Opened 1978 and completely renovated in October 2018 with a fabulous John Harris design, T Golf & Country Club is one of the oldest and most respected courses in Mallorca.The views from the…

38Royal County Down Golf Club

Royal County Down Golf Club

Newcastle, County Down, UKMap

39Leading Golfresort Haugschlag

Leading Golfresort Haugschlag

Haugschlag 160, AustriaMap

"The courses are situated on undulating terrain with pictoresque groupes of trees and rocks as well as attractive ponds…



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…

41Golf Bogliaco

Golf Bogliaco

Toscolano Maderno, ItalyMap

The course was founded in 1912. As the photos on the walls of the club house show, which remind of the glorious past, the members are still proud of their history…

42ABAMA Golf


Guía de Isora, Tenerife, SpainMap

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

43Golf 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…

44Costa Navarino - The Dunes Course

Costa Navarino - The Dunes Course

Navarino Dunes, 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…

45Golf Club Petersberg

Golf Club Petersberg

Deutschnofen, ItalyMap

The Golf Club Petersberg (Italian: Monte San Pietro) is situated at the southern slope of the Dolomite Alps in an altitude of about 1.200 metres, surrounded by pictorial mountaintops…

46Green Eagle Golf Courses

Green Eagle Golf Courses

Winsen/Luhe, GermanyMap

47Golfclub Seefeld-Wildmoos

Golfclub Seefeld-Wildmoos

Seefeld/Tirol, AustriaMap

At 1,300 meters above sea level, nestled in the Wildmoos nature reserve, this natural jewel is situated on the sunny plateau of Seefeld in Tyrol…

48Margarethenhof Golfclub am Tegernsee

Margarethenhof Golfclub am Tegernsee

Marienstein/Waakirchen, GermanyMap

An oasis of tranquility and hospitality awaits you high above Lake Tegernsee – along with one of Germany’s most beautiful golf courses…

49Le 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 -…

50Capdepera Golf

Capdepera Golf

Capdepera, Majorca, SpainMap

Characterised through its 6 facticiously laid out lakes, ample, raised greens, with a run of long and wide courses combined with other more narrow ones, it fulfills all in all both the…