Åkersberga, Stockholms län S - 184 92
18 holes. Open parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Woodland and open countryside.
Sven Tumba & Jan Sederholm
18-hole par-72 Österled course (5780 metres); at over 6000 yds, a good warm-up for the championship Västerled course.
29 km N of Stockholm
Take the E18 out of Stockholm heading north-east (direction Norrtalje). Leave E18 at exit Akersberga / Gillinge. Follow route 276 direction Akerberga. After 6.6 km at roundabout turn right direction Vaxholm / Osteraker. After 50 metres turn right into Osteraker Golf Club.
Österåkers Golfklubb (Västerled/West course): The L-shaped layout of Österåker's Västerled (West) course, as distinct from the shorter Österled (East) course, provides a challenging golf outing which is played in two contrasting environments. One side of the L runs alongside a fairly busy road, where the layout projects an open, links-style quality. From the downhill par-3 4th to the even better island green downhill par-3 7th, you play along the other side of the L, in a charmingly picturesque woodland valley. The valley, with forest on either side and a wonderfully natural water hazard running through the valley floor, is home to the middle section of both the front and back nines. Arguably your toughest challenge comes at the par-5 1st, with water and deep rough awaiting any wayward drives, as you journey towards the first of several well-protected and elevated greens. On-course upkeep here is generally first-class. Combined with the slightly shorter and more straightforward Österled course, as well as very good lunch facilities, Österåker has all you need to enjoy excellent golfing day out.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends (after 2pm).
Must book in advance (visitors can book 2 days ahead of day of play). Maximum handicap: men 24; women 30.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Soft spikes only. Players generally walk this course.
Osteraker hosted the European Women Tour's Compaq Open in 2001. (See Tournaments section in Encyclopedia).
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