Europe's Most Popular Golf Courses 2022

Almost 1100 golfers from 30 countries have voted.

In August 2022 was conducted a survey on The respondents were asked to name 3 favourite courses in Europe. Almost 1100 persons participated. 89 Percent of the respondents were from Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The remaining 11 percent were from 27 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 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…

3Golfclub 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…

4Costa 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…

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…

6Costa 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…

7Golf 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…

8Golf 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…



Guía de Isora, Tenerife, SpainMap

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

10Golf & 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…

11Buenavista 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…

12St 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.

13Gardagolf 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…

14Golfclub 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…

15Thracian 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…

16Anfi 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…

17Golfclub 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.



Gneven-Vorbeck, GermanyMap

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

19West 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…

20Golfclub Domäne Niederreutin
21Real 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…

22GOLF Fleesensee

GOLF Fleesensee

Göhren-Lebbin, GermanyMap

23Franciacorta Golf Club

Franciacorta Golf Club

Nigoline di Corte Franca (BS), ItalyMap

A championship course with high sportive quality, composed very skillfully and variedly…

24Aphrodite 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…

25Golfclub 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…

26Golf Club Castelfalfi

Golf Club Castelfalfi

Montaione, ItalyMap

Tuscany is a secret paradise for golfers. Many courses in the region were developed in the nineties, taking advantage of the natural landscape, and Castelfalfi is home to one of the most…

27PGA 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…

28Arabella 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…



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…

30Quellness & Golf Resort Bad Griesbach, Golfplatz Brunnwies

Quellness & Golf Resort Bad Griesbach, Golfplatz Brunnwies

Haarbach, GermanyMap

An 18-hole championship course that could only have been designed by Bernhard Langer…

31St Andrews Links - The Castle Course
32Golfclub Wilder Kaiser-Ellmau

Golfclub Wilder Kaiser-Ellmau

Ellmau, AustriaMap

An even course with magnificent panorama directly at the foot of the Wilden Kaiser.

33Mallorca 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…

34Old 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…

35Club 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…

36Golf & 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…

37Dolomitengolf 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…

38Golf 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…

39Tecina Golf

Tecina Golf

La Gomera, Canary Islands, SpainMap

The 18-hole-course in La Lomada de Tecina offers spectacular views on the valley, the Atlantic Ocean with the Teide in the background and on the varied vegetation…

40Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns, Fife, UKMap

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

41Golfclub Schloss Schönborn

Golfclub Schloss Schönborn

Schönborn, AustriaMap

The 18-hole championship course is located in the castle park and extends over 104 hectares and can compete with classics from England and the USA…

42Golf de Andratx

Golf de Andratx

Camp de Mar, SpainMap

Situated directly at the sea the course fits perfectly into the scenery. The very generously arranged course has an old stock of trees, numerous water hazards and typische Majorcan natural stone walls…

43Golf 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.

44Golfclub Heidelberg-Lobenfeld e.V.

Golfclub Heidelberg-Lobenfeld e.V.

Lobbach-Lobenfeld, GermanyMap

45Hamburger Golf-Club e.V. Falkenstein

Hamburger Golf-Club e.V. Falkenstein

Hamburg, GermanyMap

On January 16, 1906, the Hamburger Golf-Club was founded in Hamburg's "Patriotic Building"…

46Golfclub Beuerberg e.V.

Golfclub Beuerberg e.V.

Beuerberg, GermanyMap

Set up on a spacious terrain of 290 acres, this course is situated in a scenic location in front of the Alps before the terrific backdrop of the mountains…

47Golfplatz Sonnenalp

Golfplatz Sonnenalp

Ofterschwang, GermanyMap

Donald Harradine provided the beautiful design of this 18-hole course Sonnenalp, integrating it into the scenic landscape of the foothills of the Alps…

48Golf d'Etretat

Golf d'Etretat

Etretat, FranceMap

The course is located up on the cliffs at the sea. Therefore, golfers can enjoy a magnificent view on the town and the sea.

49Royal Bled

Royal Bled

Lesce, SloveniaMap

Royal Bled is undoubtedly one of the most exhilarating and beautiful places to play golf anywhere in the world…

50Kempferhof Resort

Kempferhof Resort

Plobsheim, FranceMap

In a rural environment with firs, spruces and birches it turns out difficult to concentrat on the golfing…