Bulgaria Golf Holidays

The borders of Bulgaria are defined by the Danube, the Black Sea and Greece and Turkey to the south.   Its climate varies a lot with Alpine influence in the north and the warmth of the Mediterranean in the south and around the Black Sea to the east.  There are two distinct golfing regions in Bulgaria:

Cape Kaliakra  – formed by the three signature golf courses of Lighthouse (Ian Woosnam), BlackSeaRama (Gary Player), and the flagship Thracian Cliffs  (Gary Player).  Cape Kaliakra has long been known as a holiday destination resort and mixes sleek yachts with seaside charm.  

Sofia Region – comprising St.Sofia Golf Club (Paul McGinnley), Pravets Golf Resort (Peter Harradine), and Pirin Golf and Country Club (Ian Woosnam)

                          

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Golf Breaks Bulgaria

Both regions offer quality resorts at value to rival anywhere else. You can liken golf in Bulgaria to a “boutique” version of Turkey – the hotels are smaller and there are fewer courses but there’s more après-golf outside the hotel. At the golf resorts and in the nearby towns, you can find most types of restaurants with seafood from the Black Sea being top of the menu.

We offer both half-board and all-inclusive and eating out is refreshingly cheap. Bulgaria is known as one of the big European producers of beers and not by chance do the top European brands have their main breweries here. The local brands of Zagorka, Shoumensko, Ariana (and many others), including top quality ones, cost about €1 a pint. 

Our prices include transfers from the airports and golf courses. 

Bulgaria is a great-value “away from the crowds” option for excellent modern golf, comfortable resorts and a warm welcome. 

   

Golf Accommodation and Hotels

  • BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas5 star 

    BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas

    These individual and semi-detached villas are beautifully decorated and best suited for couples or small groups of friends looking for an upmarket peaceful resort. The villas are fully serviced with a shop on site, a large communal pool or private pool for the four-bedroom versions. The resort …

     
  • Hotel Mistral4 star 

    Hotel Mistral

    Mistral hotel is located on the beach in Balchik Black sea resort. Mistral hotel welcomes with its beautiful stone facade, iron ornaments and the Mediterranean spirit of southern France. Mistral hotel offers 38 rooms: 34 double rooms, 1 studio and 3 apartments for two persons, room and bedroom …

     
  • Kaliakria Resort4 star 

    Kaliakria Resort

    Kaliakria Apart Hotel is located in one of the most picturesque spots of the Black Sea region, about 60km north of Varna. The town of Balchik with its new modern port for sailing yachts is very close. The area inspires with quiet bays and secluded beaches, as well as with the recently created …

     
  • Lighthouse Golf & Spa Resort, Bulgaria4 star 

    Lighthouse Golf & Spa Resort, Bulgaria

    Situated on a beautiful bay next to the Black Sea coast, only 45 minutes north of Varna International Airport, the breathtaking views and sunny climate make it a perfect destination for your holiday break. The five-star hotel and spa will open in March 2011. In 2010, accommodation will be in the …

     
  • Thracian Cliffs Golf Resort & Spa4 star 

    Thracian Cliffs Golf Resort & Spa

    Thracian Cliffs is part of the top Bulgarian golf destination Cape Kaliakra which features another Gary Player project - BlackSeaRama, and Lighthouse Golf Course designed by Ian Woosnam. And at Thracian Cliffs resort guests can experience much more than just world class golf. With a variety of top- …

     
  • Melia Grand Hermitage5 star 

    Melia Grand Hermitage

    Imagine a place with a unique atmosphere and service where you can relax and enjoy the serenity, the sun and the sea… Imagine a place that will exceed your expectations… Located on a quiet hill and surrounded by a green park, this exquisite luxury hotel offers the serenity you are …

     

Golf Courses

  • Thracian Cliffs golf course

    Thracian Cliffs

    Officially opened on June 4, 2011 by Gary Player, the “man in black” says the Thracian Cliffs is the Pebble Beach of Europe and that you will not find a course like this anywhere else. With a magnificent sea view on each of the 18 holes, the course dominates the resort, hugging the …

  • BlackSeaRama golf course

    BlackSeaRama

    Designed by the great Gary Player, this is an excellent course with a number of stunning views. The rolling fairways and large greens are beautiful to see and indeed play. The prevailing winds are testing when attacking the pins but a good score is obtainable if you keep the ball on the fairway and …

  • Lighthouse golf course

    Lighthouse

    The elite golf course is of the type “links” and features traditional design. The Lighthouse course is built on the top of the towering cliffs overlooking the deep blue waters of the Black Sea. The views from the golf course are breath-taking. Playing golf at Lighthouse Golf Course is a …

  • Sofia Golf Holidays

    Sofia Golf Holidays

    Sofia Golf Holidays

    SOFIA' motto "grows but does not age" is a tribute to the locals, and a reference to its ancient origins. Roman ruins, Byzantine churches and fine mosques welcome you to our Sofia Golf Holidays. The peeling stucco of its early-twentieth-century buildings lends an air to the capital's wide history and tree-shaded boulevards. …

Bulgaria Golf Holidays

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