Best golf courses: Turkey

Turkey: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key for the rating definitions.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Jones, David

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

European Golf Design (lead designer David Jones) designed both the Pasha course (2002) and PGA Sultan course (2003).
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Jones, David

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

European Golf Design (lead designer David Jones) designed both the Pasha course (2002) and PGA Sultan course (2003).

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Thomson, Peter

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Peter Thomson, Ross Perrett and Tim Lobb

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Faldo, Nick

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Nick Faldo

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Gayon, Michel

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Michel Gayon designed all three courses: Old course (1997), Verde 9-hole course (2001) and New course (2005).
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Istanbul
Unknown

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Istanbul

Designer

Unknown
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Jones, David

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

David Jones
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Istanbul
Dudok van Heel, Joan

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Istanbul

Designer

Dutch golfer and designer Joan Dudok van Heel.
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Istanbul
Jacklin, Tony

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Istanbul

Designer

Tony Jacklin
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Kusadasi
Canales, Jose

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kusadasi

Designer

Spanish designer Jose Canales.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Dye, Perry

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

American designer Perry Dye.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Montgomrie, Colin

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Colin Montgomerie in association with European Golf Design.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Feherty & Jones

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

David Feherty & David Jones
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Thomas, Dave

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Dave Thomas

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Hunt, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Bob Hunt of PGA Design Consulting designed both the Pines and Dunes courses.
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Belek (Antalya)
Hawtree, Martin

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Belek (Antalya)

Designer

Martin Hawtree

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