Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf

Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf

S.S. 120 Km 200,

Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily 95012

  • Office

    +39 0942 986 384
  • Pro shop

    +39 3405084 821
  • Fax

    +39 0942 986 034
  • Golf pro

    Giuseppe Marra
  • Academy

    Il Picciolo Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Open rural countryside, vineyards and hazelnut orchards.

  • Designer:

    Laid out by owner Luigi Rota Caremoli.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
5881
5590
4910
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
72.5
70.6
72.6

Location

Latitude:

37.855457

Longitude:

15.104227

How to get there:

47 km N of Catania / 6 km S of Castiglione di Sicilia.

Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf

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

Est. 1989

Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf Club is home to a well-rated and always popular golf course. On the slopes of Mount Etna, and with the evidence of lava flows never far away, this tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. The hilly terrain ensures plenty of golfing challenge, not least in the form of some tightish tree-lined fairways.

Stay & Play at Il Picciolo: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf
  • Photo of Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: €85 (all days).

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Walking permitted. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf Club has hosted the Ladies European Tour's Italian Open on a number of occasions, as well as a European Senior Tour event (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Il Picciolo).

Where2Stay

  • Pìcciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa

    S.S. 120 Km 200, 95012 Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

    +39 0942 986 384 & +39 0942 986 034

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    A traditionally furnished Clubhouse, with 15 double rooms, all appointed with private bathrooms, central heating, telephone, and TV. Two larger accommodations are located outside the main building. Email: Pìcciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Sicilia's Pìcciolo Etna Golf

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      No

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