A true paradise for golf lovers: Lake Como is surrounded by seven of the Italian finest 18-hole golf courses.
Circolo Golf Villa d’Este
Lies beyond the wonderful lake of Montorfano, at about 20 minutes from Como. The course is situated at a height of 1200 feet in what may well be described as a Scottish landscape.
The 18 holes wend their way between chestnut groves, birch and pine woods. It is considered one of the most varied and difficult of the European “par 69” courses with a length of 5,727 meters, making it one of the most famous golf clubs in Europe.
12 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (25 min driving)
Monticello Golf Club
Lies in Cassina Rizzardi (Como). Opened in 1974, the Club has hosted several Italian Opens as well as international events. The Golf Club has two 18-holes courses: the Red one of 6,376 m (Par 73), the Blue one of 6,056 meters length (Par 72).
17 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (20 min driving)
La Pinetina Golf Club: lies in Appiano Gentile at 20 km south of Como. The course winds over undulating terrain and offers a variety of stimulating holes with some magnificent panoramic views: Monte Rosa, the Lombardy Pre-Alps and, on clear days, a view of the Apennines. It is the perfect place to spend unforgettable hours in a magnificent countryside surrounded by Scotch Pine, Larch, Oak and Chestnut forest.
27 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (30 min driving)
Carimate Golf Club
Founded in 1961, is a 18 holes Course with a length of 6,021 m (Par 71). The golf course is the result of the project of two internationally renowned Italian architects: Piero Mancinelli e Vico Magistretti. It is characterised by wide and sunny greens lying over gently rolling country.
26 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (35 min driving)
Le Robinie Golf Club
Lies very close to the Milan-Malpensa International Airport. Inaugurated in the early 90s and designed by Jack Nicklaus, it is a masterpiece of dips&hollows, amphitheatres, bunkers, terraces and ponds with the unmistakable Golden Bear hallmark. This golf course is ranked among the best in Europe.
50 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (40 min driving)
Lanzo Golf Club
Was opened in 1962 The golf course is typically Alpine with a length of 5,094 meters and a total of 9 holes (Par 68). The atmosphere on the course is very peaceful and relaxed.
32 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (40 min driving)
Menaggio and Cadenabbia Golf Club
That celebrated its centenary in 2007, is the 2nd oldest Golf Club in Italy representing British tradition at its best. The golf course is typically Alpine with its 18 holes running up and down according to its natural terrain. The greens are decidedly undulating and the length of the Course is 5,445 meters.
34 km from the Grand Hotel di Como (45 min driving)