In Piešťany, a golfer’s heart will flutter – keep calm and sink the putt right on the Spa Island or on one of the local courses
“Golf is a good walk spoiled”, Mark Twain is reputed to have once said. In Piešťany you have many opportunities to have good walks spoiled. The sport of golf has a tradition in this health spa resort and in the neighbouring areas.
In 1914, the first golf course in Slovakia opened in Piešťany. Here, in the 1930s, international golf tournaments were taking place. Modern-day Piešťany continues in this tradition – the golf course on the Spa Island, which first opened in 1914, is available to beginners as well as professional golfers alike. There are numerous other beautiful golf courses conveniently located close to Piešťany.
Be sure to pack your clubs when you book a health spa stay or holiday at one of our hotels in Piešťany.
Slovakia’s golf courses are truly worth a visit and our dedicated staff will happily assist you with the perfect tee time at the course that is right for you.
In the northern part of Spa Island lies Piešťany’s tradition-rich 9-hole course. Our golf course is even open during the winter. Hit a few balls in the cold, crisp air and when you start to freeze, take a plunge into the warm thermal water. Absolutely one of the best things about the golf course in Piešťany is that it’s close to the health spa complex and the spa hotels.
Two beautifully manicured 18-hole courses make this one of the largest golf resorts in Slovakia and boasts numerous international awards. The Penati Golf Resort is a member of the prestigious World of Leading Golf Organisation, which selectively admits expertly designed and exceptional golf courses of the highest quality into its ranks. The size and beauty of this golf course will amaze you. It is a green oasis and a true golfer’s paradise.
Practise your drive in Trnava. This is a modern golf training centre with a covered driving range and is located less than 30 kilometres from Piešťany. This 15-acre golf course lends itself to both practise and play. It has a chipping and a putting green, a driving range and a golf academy.Have you ever played footgolf? No? Then give this popular new sport a go at the Trnava Golf Course. There are a few footgolf holes available that are sure to delight.
The Golf & Sport Club Trencin, with its 9-hole golf course, is 45 kilometres away from Piešťany. It’s ideal if you have limited time, as yuo can complete all nine holes in less than 90 minutes while taking in the gorgeous surroundings. From the golf course you can see Trenčín Castle, the part of the Váh River that flows through here and the old dam. The course is ideal for beginners, but equally attractive for the more experienced player.
The Golf Resort Skalica is surrounded by lovely vineyards and is just over an hour drive from Piešťany. The journey is definately worthwhile, as the 18-hole course offers wonderful views of the surrounding vineyards and the historical town of Skalica. Practise your drive in the 250-metre-long covered driving range or sharpen your skills on the putting and chipping green.