The club is situated in the fascinating Sillaro Valley, with a mild and pleasantmicroclimate, surrounded by gently rolling hills. Nearby there are severalimportant and attractive health and spa facilities, such as the Castel SanPietro Spa Centre and the Salute Più Health Village, where treatments forphysical and mental wellbeing can be combined with the game of golf.
The course, which stretches for a total of 6,480 metres, has 18 holes and is par 72, and is extremely varied and entertaining both for experienced players and beginners. The club house provides catering services withan excellent restaurant that develops the local traditions of food and wine with flair and impeccable hospitality.
Together with the surrounding area, the course, overlooking the spa facilities and on the outskirts of the mediaevaltown, offers an ample variety of opportunities for fine dining, recreation, cultural activities, sports and music that allow guests to enjoy a pleasant and unforgettable stay.
In 2006 and 2007 the Le Fonti Golf Club hosted the Qualifying School of the Ladies European Tour, and in 2009, 2010 and 2011 it was chosen for an event of the Alps Tour international professional men’s golfcircuit. Since 2007 it has been accredited as the headquarters of the Ladies Federal Technical Centre, and it also hosts the Le Fonti Golf Academy, which organizes individual and group golf clinics with modern coaching facilities, intended in particular for foreign tourists, with English teachers.
TECHNICAL DATA: 18 holes, par 72, 6,480 metres, Men’s Course Rating 71.9 Slope 126; Women’s Course Rating 73.7 Slope 124.
FACILITIES: Driving ranges (25 open-air stations, 5c overed stations), putting green, chipping green, pitching green, practice bunker, golf carts, club and trolley hire, golf school, pro shop, golf academy, swimming pool, bar, restaurant, car park, locker rooms, TV room, meeting room, beauty and spa treatments, sauna, gymnasium and fitness room.
SEASON: open all the year round, closed Tuesdays (except bank holidays) from 1st of November to 31st of March
HOW TO GET THERE: A14 motorway from Bologna to Rimini, exit at Castel San Pietro Terme, drive toward the town, and then continue to the spa (the club is opposite the spa).
NEARBY PLACES: Bologna (20 km), Imola (10 km), Brisighella (30 km), Faenza (35 km), Ravenna (60 km), Bologna airport (30 km), Forlì airport (50 km), Rimini airport (60 km).
NOT TO BE MISSED: The thermal spa at Castel San Pietro, the towns of Castel San Pietro Terme and Bologna, the Salute Più Health Village, the racetrack at Imola, the Sforza fortress in Dozza, the horse racing track Ippocampus, and the Factory Outlet at CastelGuelfo.
Golf Club Le Fonti
Viale Terme 1800
40024 Castel San Pietro Terme - Bologna - Italy
Web site: www.golfclublefonti.it