The par 71 18-hole championship course at Secret Valley is uniquely situated at the base of a long valley that extends out to the Mediterranean Sea. Following recent renovations, the Secret Valley is now widely considered to be among some of the best golf courses in Cyprus. Located just 18 kilometres from the lively resort of Paphos, this golf course is an essential feature of any itinerary for an unforgettable golf escape to Cyprus.
Two-time winner of the Best Golf Course in Cyprus, at the Secret Valley Golf Club you are set to have an excellent round of golf. As the name suggests, this golf course plays through a spectacular valley consisting of distinctive coloured Sty Kingly rock formations. Due to its unique setting, in the early mornings and evenings the shadows can create some truly stunning sights. Playing at these times are also more preferable to avoid the heat in the height of summer.
Mature trees and beautiful rock formations provide the perfect backdrop to this interesting layout. It is clear on this golf course that the designers sought to adopt the natural beauty of the course’s natural landscape in order to create a stunning golf course. Consequently, the lower valley layout consists of mature and shrubs in contrast to the higher valley layout which features steeped greens. The best views can be seen from the upper section of the golf course and its dramatic tee locations. From here, golfers are gifted with truly unique views across the valley, reaching out to the distant Mediterranean Sea.
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The front nine is quite forgiving but you’ll need to have your ‘A’ game with you if you are to score well on the back nine. With the front and back nines boasting different layouts and their own distinctive features, you are set to have an excellent round of varied play. Expect to have every aspect of your game challenged on this golf course, however with a PGA professional on hand if you require a lesson, there is no need to worry.
With an array of hazards and a truly unique setting, the Secret Valley is certainly worth including when you are planning your next golf holiday to Paphos or a short golf break in Cyprus. The course management has recently been switched to Troon Golf, meaning all of the golfers here can expect nothing less than impeccable service from those that manage some of the most prolific golf courses across the world, including the Abu Dhabi Golf Club and the Trump Turnberry Golf Course in Scotland.