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Golf Club Varese

Via Vittorio Veneto 59,

Luvinate, nr Varese, Lombardia 21020

  • Office

    +39 0332 229 302
  • Pro shop

    +39 0332 821 043
  • Fax

    +39 0332 222 107
  • Golf pro

    Silvano Abbiati
  • Academy

    Eagle Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside and residential.

  • Designer:

    Peter Gannon & Cecil Blandford
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6105
5942
5241
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
71.3
73.4

Location

Latitude:

45.839100

Longitude:

8.764944

How to get there:

60 km NW of Milan

From the centre of Varese take the SS 394 direction Luvinate / Laveno. Golf is located at the western end of the village of Luvinate, directly off the SS 394.

Golf Club Varese

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1934

Golf Club Varese: Big-hitters are going to feel rather tied-down on the front nine of this garden-like course above Lake Varese, with tightish, undulating fairways lined with many varieties of trees, and thankfully very few water hazards. The back-nine is really where the course comes into its own, with many excellent par-4 and 5's, played down avenues of evenly spaced mature firs and some splendid chestnut trees. The going is not too hilly, although save some energy for the climb from tee-to-green at the 18th, the toughest climb on the course. Lake Varese is in view some of the time, but you'd hope to see it a few more times as openly as you do at the splendid downhill par-4 10th hole.
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends. Closed Tuesdays.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Foreign visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays €65; weekends €90.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Could this be the oldest golf clubhouse in the world ? The 12th century former convent (Monastero di Luvinate), complete with wall murals, cloisters and a watch-tower, has been faithfully transformed into a wonderful clubhouse. Its worth taking time to look around these very old buildings. The course provided the setting for one Italian Open Championship, played in 1958 and won by Peter Alliss.

Where2Stay

  • City Hotel4-star

    Varese

    +39 0322 281 304

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Varese

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Le Robinie; Monticello; Villa D'Este

  • Palace Hotel4-star

    Varese

    +39 0332 312 600

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Varese

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Le Robinie; Monticello; Villa D'Este

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