Fontana Allee 1,
Oberwaltersdorf, Niederösterreich (Lower Austria) A-2522
18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Open rural countryside.
Original co-design (1997) and later modifications (2018) by Canadian course architect Doug Carrick and Hans-Georg Erhardt of Austria.
1 km W of Oberwaltersdorf / 29 km S of Vienna.
Fontana Golf Club is home to one of the best championship golf courses in Austria. This tree-lined and open parkland layout provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with Doug Carrick's excellent design containing many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes.
This demanding, yet fair course, with its many stylish bunkers and not insignificant water hazards, is one of Austria’s best. A good-size man-made lake, complete with sandy beach alongside the clubhouse, makes for a testing finish. The par-3 17th and left-to-right doglegging par-5 18th both require tee shots across the lake. A must play if you are in the area.
Fontana's impressive clubhouse accommodates a restaurant, a pro shop, as well as a private fitness and spa area, which is complemented in the summer by the club’s own bathing lake with sandy beach.
Stay & Play at Fontana: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].
Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.
Fontana has hosted numerous top level tournaments including the European Tour's Austrian Open on several occasions (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Fontana GC).
Fontana was founded by its owner Frank Stronach, an Austrian-Canadian billionaire businessman and politician. Born to working class parents, Stronach built-up Magna International, an international automotive parts business, before entering politics in both Austria and Canada, and establishing a large horse-racing business.
Austria: No.1 course in Austria (Golf Digest, 2020).
Europe: 87th best course in Europe (excl Britain & Ireland) (Golf World, 2019).
Fontana Allee 1, 2522 Oberwaltersdorf.
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At Fontana you can golf on one of Austria’s top golf courses, or expend your energy on the tennis courts or in the fitness centre, and afterwards enjoy a sauna or steam bath.
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