San Domenico Golf
San Domenico Golf, nestled between the ancient city of Egnathia and the Savelletri marina, is a superb Mediterranean course and rated as one of the best in Italy. San Domenico is a classic links course, and a must play on your Puglia itinerary.
This excellent 18-hole championship course is located along the Adriatic coast, boasting sea views from every tee. This links style course was designed by European Golf Design, who have created a range of reputable golf courses including Celtic Manor and PGA Catalunya. The San Domenico golf course has hosted the European Challenge Tour Grand Final for several years since 2005; a true testament of its fantastic quality. A brilliant Italian course, the San Domenico golf course is an unmissable golfing experience that must be played on any holiday to Italy.
With numerous outstanding holes and a beautiful landscape, it comes as no surprise that the San Domenico golf course has already established itself as one of the best rated courses in Italy. Featuring a combination of strategically placed bunkers, intricate green design and narrow fairway shaping, an invigorating golfing challenge has been created. This challenge is further emphasised by the coastal winds on this course; arguably the scenery’s greatest player!
18 Holes, Bar, Changing Facilities, Club Hire, Driving Range, Par 72, Pro Shop, Putting Green, Restaurant, Short game practice area, Trolley Hire
The course is lined by the rocky Adriatic coast on one side, with the Apulian countryside, featuring olive groves and rolling vegetable fields on the other. The design has gently modified the landscape to harmonise the sheer beauty of the course with its natural surroundings. There are several areas across the course where natural rocks have been left in their original place and re-contoured in order to create a fantastic golf course that has retained its original identity. It is fair to say that the architects of this golf course have succeeded in their aims of creating an invigorating golfing experience whilst emphasising the identity of the area.
The course is characterised by strategically placed bunkers and clever green design, so bring your best pitching game. The constant coastal breeze will prove a challenging obstacle as you make your way through each of the 18 beautiful holes.
Surrounded by stunning Mediterranean vegetation across 6,300 metres of meandering meadows, the San Domenico golf course offers a uniquely beautiful landscape that can be appreciated by all. Not only is the course teeming with flora and greenery, players are also spoilt with a stunning backdrop of the sea. If you are looking for a great test of Italian golf, the San Domenico golf course makes the perfect choice.