The Mediterranean climate that Paphos has to offer make it an ideal place for golf enthusiasts. It is fast becoming a very popular golf destination and there are a few clubs to choose from.
Aphrodite Hills is an award winning golf course with an 18-hold championship standard golf course, a double ended 350m practice range, 4 target greens with bunkers, short game practice facilities, 3 academy holes, 2 residential professional golf instructors, a large clubhouse with a bar and restaurant. It also features one of the most spectacular par 3’s in Europe at the 7th hole. A signature hole, it plays steeply down across a canyon onto a large green nestled in a grove of olive trees. With terraces that look out over this wonderfully picturesque course what more could you ask for.
Minthis Hills Golf Club
Set in the tranquil grounds of a twelfth century monastery this 18-hole championship course (71 par) is the oldest course in Cyprus. Having recently undergone extensive improvements by Mackenzie & Ebert and its fairways nestled in among mature trees and water features it is the perfect backdrop for a challenging game. At 550m above sea level its a course for all seasons. Minthis Hills also offers excellent practice facilities and an exceptional clubhouse with a superb restaurant and bar.
Secret Valley Golf Club
Secret Valley Golf course is tucked away in a superb valley near the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, the goddess of love. Located 18km from Paphos and 49km from Limassol (Lemesos), near “Petra tou Romiou”. This 18 hole course is set in the scenic hills surrounded by mature trees and dramatic rock formations. The course plays to a par 71 and measures 5904m.
Elea Golf Club
This challenging par 71 course, designed by the legendary Sir Nick Faldo is truly stunning and incorporates natural features and boasts spectacular views of the Mediterranean. Set in the heart of the prestigious Elea Estate this course will help Paphos to be placed on the golfing map as a leading world class golf destination.