Is Molas Golf Club
The Is Molas Golf Club is an excellent championship course, offering 27 superb holes and stunning views coastal views throughout. Designed by the famous Piero Mancinelli, the course has been constructed to make it playable for all levels of golfer, making it a great option for all handicap levels and an exciting challenge for all.
This renowned parkland course opened its fairways in 1975, and is ranked amongst the Top 10 Courses in Italy. The course has hosted the Italian Open on several occasions, with the latest winner being Ian Poulter back in 2000. A host of several prestigious tournament, the true quality of this fantastic course is soon made evident. The course which was designed by Piero Mancinelli, is located onsite to the Is Molas Golf Resort, offering a testing 27 holes and with luxurious accommodation onsite.
The course sits between the mountains in a stretch of plain, offering a picturesque backdrop from every hole. Nestled in a sheltered location on the south side of the island, golfers are conveniently protected from the worst of the Mistral winds carried over from the Mediterranean Sea.
27 Holes, Bar, Buggy Hire, Changing Facilities, Driving Range, Golf lessons with PGA Professionals, Par 72, Pro Shop, Putting Green, Restaurant, Short game practice area, Trolley Hire
An impressive 6 out of 8 of the holes here were designed to incorporate water features with local vegetation lining the fairways to create an invigorating challenge. The landscape of this course is typically characterised by undulating land with fairways lined with Mediterranean flora and greenery. These greens can often be difficult to judge, especially on the 5th, 8th and 16th holes where golfers must conquer a two-tiered green. However, the most elevated greens will soon be welcomed by players once they get a taste of the stunning views on offer here; in the distance, you can see the nearby tower of Nora on the ancient coastal ruins of a Roman city.
The most challenging hole on the Is Molas Golf Club is arguably the 5th hole; on this course players are swiftly thrown in the deep end. This hole features a tight left dog leg, where golfers are encouraged to send their drive to the right in order to avoid the out of bounds area on the left and tree in the centre of the fairway. The approach shot also needs to land on the elevated green, where they will soon be met with further stunning views.
With outstanding views on offer throughout combined with an unforgettable challenge, the Is Molas Golf Club is a great option and a charming place to enjoy a few rounds in the Italian Sun.