Golfing holidays in Cyprus
Is there a better way to spend a sunny day than playing a round of golf at one of Cyprus's championship golf courses? Against the backdrop of rolling hills and turquoise seas, both novice and experienced golfers can spend an afternoon perfecting their swing and enjoying the views.
Eléa Estate Golf Club
Designed by golfing legend Sir Nick Faldo, the Eléa Estate Golf Club is a world-class golf course in a stunning setting in Paphos, just 30 minutes down the coast from Columbia Beach Resort. The challenging Par 71 course boasts beautiful views of the Mediterranean and there is a golf academy with professional tuition and state-of-the-art equipment.
Aphrodite Hills Golf Club
Just a 20-minute drive from Columbia Beach Resort is the only golf course in Cyprus carrying the prestigious PGA title. Overlooking the site where the Greek goddess of love Aphrodite is said to have emerged from the sea, this golf course is surrounded by incredible scenery. There is a championship 18-hole golf course, magnificent clubhouse, extensive practice facilities and tuition in various languages.
Minthis Hills Golf Club
This demanding 18-hole championship course is high in the hills in Paphos and loops past ancient groves, olive trees, fruit orchards and even a 12th-century monastery. With breathtaking views of the Troodos Mountains, this course was designed by legendary golf architect Donald Steel and renovated by MacKenzie and Ebert. Minthis Hills also has a golf academy with a driving range, putting green, and chipping green. There's also a PGA professional on hand to offer tuition
Secret Valley Golf Club
Nestled in a scenic valley close to Aphrodite's birthplace, the Secret Valley Golf Club is just 20 minutes from Columbia Beach Resort. Surrounded by mature trees, lakes and beautiful natural rock formations, the prestigious golf course offers fantastic views to players. There is also a golf academy with lessons for beginners and advanced players, a driving range and putting green.