Villa d’Este Golf Club Recognised as Italy’s Best Golf Club

Circolo Golf Villa d’Este, the renowned golf club nestled in the picturesque Lake Como area, has achieved a remarkable milestone.

  • May 25, 2024

For the first time, Villa d’Este Golf Club has been crowned the ‘Best Golf Club in Italy’ at the prestigious Leading Courses Golfers’ Choice Awards 2024. This accolade, presented by a globally active community dedicated to the world of golf, is a testament to the club’s unwavering commitment to excellence.
The accolade was awarded following a rigorous evaluation process that considered various aspects, including the quality of the golf course (design, turf condition, green maintenance, difficulty, and course variety) and the professionalism of the staff (hospitality, staff competence, service quality both on the course and in the clubhouse, and overall courtesy).

Golf Villa d'Este

Circolo Golf Villa d’Este, one of Italy’s oldest and most prestigious clubs, boasts an 18-hole course featuring carefully designed natural obstacles and a driving range with outdoor and indoor facilities. The club’s amenities include a restaurant, six exclusive lodges, a pro shop with a curated selection of equipment, technical apparel, and gadgets, and a Golf Academy, which serves as a hub for enthusiasts and aspiring professionals.

Opened in 1926 near Montorfano, in the province of Como, Circolo Golf Villa d’Este is Italy’s seventh-oldest golf club and certainly one of the most recognized in the world. It has always been the stage for the most prestigious national and international tournaments and still holds the record as the Italian Club with the highest number of Italian Open editions played: 12 since 1928. The Club boasts a breathtaking 18-hole, par-69 course crafted by the renowned Peter Gannon, studded with carefully designed natural obstacles and featuring both an outdoor and indoor driving range. Fairways meander amidst chestnut, ash, and pine trees, offering glimpses of the serene Montorfano Lake.

Golf Club Lake Como

Adorned with the autographs of numerous celebrities and aristocrats, the Club’s prestigious “Gold Book” narrates a rich tapestry of history and grandeur.

Circolo Golf Villa d’Este has an onsite restaurant, six exclusive lodges, and a pro shop with a refined selection of equipment, technical golf clothing, and gadgets. The Club’s Golf Academy is a reference point for enthusiasts and aspiring professionals.

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