Germany is set deep in the heart of Europe and it has left its indelible historical mark. Synonymous with reliable cars, Liebfraumilch, Black Forest gateaux, poolside beach towels and the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall. With exciting and vibrant cities such as Cologne and Munich, Germany has plenty to offer… and the German landscape is pretty impressive too with the Bavarian Alps and fairytale castles perched up high.
According to the German Golf Federation, there are now more than 650 golf courses in the country serving approximately half a million affiliated golfers. Golf is growing fast in Germany and it’s very hard for us to keep up but we’re confident that you can get a game on most German courses even though the majority are private clubs.
Falkenstein is an attractive golf course, which is routed in all directions of the compass. The wooded location provides a genteel oasis to play golf, away from the hustle and bustle of Hamburg’s city centre.
The scale of the challenge at Budersand Sylt is set out at the very first hole on the fringe of the property, played downhill to a fairway that then veers left and up to a green with a sand hill to the right for protection...
There are golf holes to spare at the Sporting Club Berlin – 63 in total – but the centrepiece of this golf resort, which is situated in Bad Saarow next to the beautiful Lake Scharmützel, is the Nick Faldo course.
Gut Lärchenhof Golf Club returned to the professional circuit by staging the BMW International Open in 2012 and 2014, thus continuing a proud tradition that began by hosting the German Masters and the Mercedes-Benz Championship.
There is surely no lovelier view from any golf course than at Beuerberg Golf Club. The backdrop of the Bavarian Alps is nothing short of spectacular and the golf itself seems almost a secondary consideration...