Hämeen Matkailu - 29/2/2008 page 9
GOLF COURSES IN HÄME GOLF COURSES IN HÄME
Linna Golf (Vanajanlinna Golf & Country Club)
Vanajanlinnantie 485, FI-13330 Harviala • Bookings: +358 (0)3 610 2600 www.linnagolf.ﬁ ofﬁce@linnagolf.ﬁ Handicap: 36 An 18-hole golf course of international dimensions is located in the immediate vicinity of Hotel Vanajanlinna in Hämeenlinna. Fairways set in historical woodland, lake and castle scenery. Special features of the course are its wide fairways and ideal landscaping. The course was designed by top designers and has been approved as one of the PGA European Tour courses.
Tawastintie 48, FI-13270 Hämeenlinna • Bookings: +358 (0)3 630 610 www.tawastgolf.ﬁ tawast@tawastgolf.ﬁ Handicap 36 Founded in 1989, Tawast Golf is a full-sized golf course near the town of Hämeenlinna, situated along the banks of Lake Katumajärvi. Special features of the course are its hilly terrain and spectacular scenery opening towards the lake. The course is suitable for both Sunday golfers and the more dedicated golﬁng enthusiasts.
Aulanko Golf – Eversti
Aulangon Heikkiläntie, FI-13900 Hämeenlinna • Bookings: +358 (0)3 653 7741 www.aulankogolf.ﬁ toimisto@aulankogolf.ﬁ Handicap: 36 The new 18-hole golf course in Aulanko was opened in the summer of 2006. The course is located near the services of Aulanko, only a few hundred metres away from the Aulanko 9-hole course. The large golﬁng area of the Par 72 course, built on Aulanko Golf’s own land, keeps the ball in play – while the water hazards bring a challenge and require careful consideration for club selection. The pleasant formation of the fairways elegantly melts into the cultural historical landscape of the area.
Set amidst the gorgeous surroundings of the
Vanajanlinna estate and designed by top golf course architects, Linna Golf is the only golf course in Finland to have been awarded membership in the prestigious PGA European Tour Courses Group. Linna Golf offers the ultimate golﬁng experience: play a round on the course and see for yourself why so many golfers rank it as one of the best in Europe. Aulanko Golf caters to quality-conscious golfers with a taste for nostalgia, offering a choice between the legendary 9-hole course or the new full-size course with its wonderfully varied fairways. Our popular GolfHäme package includes everything you need: the green fee for a golf course of your choice, plus accommodation and breakfast at a hotel of your choice. Short distances ensure that you can enjoy a full treat of the king of all club games on a Häme green. GolfHäme packages are also available for groups.
Aulanko Golf – Hugo
Aulangonkuja 2, FI-13210 Hämeenlinna • Bookings: +358 (0)3 653 7741 www.aulankogolf.ﬁ toimisto@aulankogolf.ﬁ Handicap: 36 The idyllic park setting created by Hugo Standertskjöld along the banks of Lake Vanajavesi offers you and your friends an unforgettable opportunity for a relaxing day of golf. This traditional golf course in Aulanko is famous for its well-kept fairways and greens. The sloping, fast greens and solid oak trees demand good playing skills and patience from the golfer.
Sattulantie 75, FI-13720 Parola • Bookings: +358 (0)3 657 020 www.hattulagolf.ﬁ ofﬁce@hattulagolf.ﬁ Handicap: Green Card An interesting 9-hole golf course set in the beautiful landscape of Lake Lehijärvi. Good trafﬁc connections. An excellent course for all levels of player. Hattula Golf has an advanced draining system to keep the course suitable for playing golf even in rainy weather.
Löyttymäentie 618, FI-14200 Turenki • Bookings: +358 (0)3 687 6631 www.peltolagolf.com Handicap: weekdays 54, weekends 36 A beautiful and diverse 9-hole golf course in a peaceful rural landscape, built along the banks of a river. Excellent opportunities for practising on the driving range and the 6-hole Par 3 course.
FI-14610 Lepaa • Bookings: +358 (0)3 646 5277 www.lepaa.hamk.ﬁ/golf lepaa.caddiemaster@hamk.ﬁ Pay & play course, Green Card required Set amidst a cultural landscape, this 9-hole course has plenty of open space. The practice green and driving range of the course give families an excellent opportunity to try golf. Good for beginners and more experienced golfers alike. The traditional manor house milieu and the vineyard and garden centre housing the caddie master’s ofﬁce add charm to your golﬁng experience.
GolfHäme package e.g.
Jaakkolantie 190, FI-32100 Ypäjä • Bookings: +358 (0)10 249 1400 www.loimijokigolf.ﬁ caddiemaster@loimijokigolf.ﬁ Handicap: Green Card Loimijoki Golf is located amidst a varied landscape in Ypäjä, along the banks of River Loimijoki. The 18-hole course is open to all holders of a Green Card. Loimijoki Golf has a comprehensive range of rental equipment and a clubhouse café for relaxing in during breaks.
This package includes the green fee at Linna Golf and accommodation at Hotel Vanajanlinna, with a full breakfast included. Bookings: Vanajanlinna Sales Ofﬁce, Tel: +358 (0)3 61 020