Golf in LUGANO | Golf in Italy

Area: Lake Lugano - Lake Como

Holes: 18

Par: 70

Teebox in metres:

Men: 5,214

Ladies: 5,702

Teebox in yards:

Men: 4.650

Ladies: 5.085

Designed by: Donald Harridine - Cabell Robinson

Opened in: 1926

Type: Parkland

Caddie: No

Buggy: Yes

Electric trolley: No

Trolley: No

Clubs: Yes

Closing Day: None

Nearest Town(s):
Lugano - Como

Nearest Airport(s):
Lugano LUG - Malpensa MXP

Official green fees:

week-day: CHF 110.00

week-end: CHF 130.00

Our discount: N/A

Opened in 1926, the course has been successively reshaped by Donald Harridine and Cabell Rosinson, who added several lakes to the existing river Magliasina but were not allowed to lengthen the course owing to lack of space. The greens are nonetheless well defended, which may cut short any desire to go for the performance. You don't need to play this very honest course ten times to understand what it is about, because you will have a clear vision of the best strategy. The vegetation reduces the impression of up and down holes suggested by the layout, and forces long-hitters to fade or draw the ball  to get a good approach into the green. Good and not so good players can get along well together here, where lack of precision is offset by short yardage. In a very pleasant setting and wonderful region, thi si s a good holiday course.




Region located in the Lombardy region, north of Milan

Major cities: Como - Lecco - Bellagio

 

Airports: Milan Malpensa MXP - Milan Linate LIN - Lugano LUG

 

Description:

Being a tourist destination, Lake Como is popular for its landscapes, wildlife, and spas. It is a venue for sailingwindsurfing, and kite surfing.
In the area surrounding Lake Como there are several farms which produce goods such as honey, olive oil, cheese, milk, eggs and salamis. Visitors can find lists of these farms and typically visit the farm itself in person to make their purchases.

 

Golf courses in the area:

Barlassina - 18 holes

Carimate - 18 holes

La Pinetina - 18 holes

Lecco - 18 holes

Le Robinie - 18 holes

Menaggio - 18 holes

Milano - 27 holes

Monticello - 36 holes

Villa d'Este - 18 holes

 

One of Italy’s largest regions, Lombardy lies in the north of the country, sharing a border with Switzerland
Stretching from the Alps to the lowlands of the Po Valley, it is home to a wide range of landscapes, including the breathtaking mountain chain that boasts the ValchiavennaValtellina and the Camonica Valley
Winter sports enthusiasts will find no lack of state-of-the-art facilities in Lombardy, for example in the extremely popular resorts of TonaleBormioLivigno and Madesimo

Another aspect that defines the region is its expanse of rolling hills that encompass the distinctive Franciacorta area, famous for its vineyards and wine production. The charm of the great lakes is a great tourist draw, attracting visitors to Sirmione and other well known destinations dotting the western coast of Lake Garda, while Lake Como and Lake Maggiore are no less beautiful, surrounded as they are by stately homes, parks and picturesque small towns.
 
The region is also characterized by the great flat tracts of the Po Valley lowlands, covered by shimmering mirrors of water and rice paddies: this is the typical landscape of Lomellina, the land of rice harvesters, steeped in tradition. 
The region has countless other distinctive facets. Lombardy, aided by its geographic position and fertile soil, will captivate you - nature, history, art and culture marry in harmony with innovation, technology, fashion, entertainment, and a contemporary outlook. 

The region comprises the provinces of BergamoBresciaComoCremonaLeccoLodiMantuaMilan (regional capital), Monza and BrianzaPaviaSondrio and Varese

 

 

COMO

Along the western side of Lake Como, between Como and Bellagio, lies a journey of discovery of the Sacro Monte of Ossuccio on the Island of Comacina, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This area is a cluster of old Medieval towns, 18th-Century villas and mountainous nature trails.

The territory of Como is rather varied, with the aforementioned mountainous areas, lakes and valleys. The City of Como lies at the base of Mount Brunate and is surrounded by hills and the Alpine foothills that watch over the southern part of Lake Como. 
Beginning with Como, at the furthest point of the western arm of the lake, one encounters beautiful communities one after the other, tucked away in the mountains that lie alongside the calm waters. 

All the lakeside towns are perfect vacation spots year-round. They are accessbile reached by boat, funicualr or car, via little roads with splendid views of nature unspoiled. Everywhere in Como, homage is paid to native Alessandro Volta, the celebrated inventor of the battery. 


BARLASSINA

Lake Como - Milan

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CARIMATE

Lake Como

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LA PINETINA

Lake Como

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LE ROBINIE

Lake Como - Lake Maggiore - Milan

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LECCO

Lombardia

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MENAGGIO

Lake Como

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MILANO

Lake Como - Milan

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MONTICELLO

Lake Como

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VILLA D'ESTE

Lake Como

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