Golf – Piacere & Gusto is the title of a monthly Golf magazine for those looking for the perfect juxtaposition of Golf, excellent Hotels and good food.
The latest edition offers a special round up of Golf Courses round Lake Maggiore, where it is possible to play for at least eight months of the year. The featured Hotel is Castello Dal Pozzo, ideally situated to act as a base for playing the very finest clubs:
- Circolo Bogogno
- Golf des Isles Borromees
- Golf Club Verbania
- Golf Club Alpino
Golf Club Castelconturbia
Via Castelconturbia, 10 28010 Agrate Conturbia (NO)
Designed by Robert Trent Jones, offers magnificent vistas of Monte Rosa and the surrounding countryside, an enchanting mixture of woodland, lakes and gently sloping hills.
Other services include ProShop, Driving Range, Restaurant & Bar, Putting Green and Clubhouse. The Golf Course is always open from April 1st to October 31th; closed on Tuesdays, exept holidays, from 1st November to 31th March.
The 27 holes are divided into 3 different courses. www.golfcastelconturbia.it
- Blue Course – Par 36 3.145m
A balanced course among difficult contests and natural beauties; the required precision in playing will pay off, once the astonishing and demanding greens will be subdued.
- Red Course – Par 36 3.266m
The longest and most technical course, a severe test for every player. Greens and obstacles which have been thought to engage and surprise, will present with unique sensations.
- Yellow Course – Par 36 3.085m –
Engagement and skill are required on this scenic and suggestive course which offers emotional views of the surrounding landscape.
Golf Club Circolo Bogogno
Via Sant’Isidoro, 1 – 28010 Bogogno (NO)
Built by Robert von Haage this 36 hole course is a beautifully designed course, with views of Monte Rosa and an elegant Club House.
There are 2 18 hole courses : Count Course – 18 hole par 72 6206m – Bonora Course – 18 hole par 72 6284m
Other services include ProShop, Driving Range, Restaurant & Bar, Putting Green and Clubhouse, Tennis and Swimming Pool. Closed on Mondays. www.golfbogogno.com
- Del Conte Course – 18 holes par 72
The design of the “Del Conte” course is reminiscent of a links course with wide open spaces and various flattish areas as well as large lakes while the outer areas are framed by the peaks of the Monte Rosa Mountains.
- Bonora Course – 18 holes par 72
The livelier “Bonora” course reminds one of a parkland course as it is spread over a vast hilly area surrounded by untamed nature with the kind of pristine streams and woods that are typical of the Ticino Nature Park.
Golf des Iles Borromées
45 minutes from Milan, 6 km from Stresa, and less than 2 km from the (A26) Highway exit of Carpugnino,
Located at 600mts above sea level with magnificent views over Lake Maggiore and 150 acres of beautifully landscaped greens, this 18 hole, par 72 course is a dream golf course. From the 18th tee you can often see the skyline of Milan and four lakes: Lake Maggiore, Lake Varese, Lake Monate and Lake Comabbio.
Other services include ProShop, Driving Range, Putting Green and Clubhouse. Closed on Mondays off season, open all year round except for January. www.golfdesisles.it
The Golf course situated 500 metres above the sea level, with a southerly exposure, fresh during the Summer and sunny in Winter, is open all year execpt January. Between June and September included we are open seven day a week, during the other months we are closed on Mondays. You will find 18 holes, with foreshortenings of rare beauty on the lakes and mountains that surround it, to be played with amusement and skill.
Golf & Sporting Club Verbania
Golf & Sporting Club Verbania – S.S.34 del Lago Maggiore – Verbania Fondotoce –
New Golf course on the Lake side at Fondotoce. 2 9 hole courses, a par 68 4870mts and an Executive par 27 970 mts. Relatively simple due to its flat configuration, it is nevertheless made interesting by the many lakes and the woodland incorporated into the course.
Other services include ProShop, Driving Range, Putting Green and pitching hole and bunker. Closed on Wednesdays off season, open all year round.
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