What golf tournaments are played in Turkey?
The Turkish Airlines Open has been one of the most popular golf tournaments on The European Tour. Attracting a host of amazing players from across the world including Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood and Brooks Koepka. This even has been played on The Montgomerie Course and Carya Golf Course. In addition to this Sirene hosted a unique tournament featuring McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Justin Rose and also the Eisenhower Tournament which saw the best of amateur golf compete at National Golf Club.
How much does a golf holiday cost in Turkey?
Prices vary based on season. The cheapest time to go is in the low-season which is typically between November and February with higher prices between May and October. Most people travelling to Turkey will do so for a week and also will stay on an all inclusive basis. 7 Nights on an all inclusive board with 3 rounds of golf starts from £425 per person. The price can increase if wanting to stay at one of the top-rated hotels such as Maxx Royal in the high season where prices will be more than £1200 for a week including golf.
Is Turkey good for golf?
Turkey is one of the most popular golf destinations in Europe. This is down to the quality of golf courses offered in Belek. These courses have a common theme having been cut through mature forests of pine trees and on fast-running sandy soil courtesy of its beachside location. Stand out golf courses include European Tour hosts Carya Golf Club and Montgomerie Maxx Royal which are rated amongst Europe's Top 100 Golf Courses. Other popular golf courses in Turkey include National Golf Club, Pasha and Sultan at Sirene Golf Hotel and Sir Nick Faldo designed Cornelia Golf Club. The courses in Turkey are of a high standard enjoying great conditioning year-round so is a popular place to travel to as much as winter as summer.