Opened in 1992, with 18 holes par 73, and a Championship course of 6.468 meters long, the UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club course is one of the finest in Italy. Designed by the architect Alvise Rossi Fioravanti and by the golfer Baldovino Dassù, it was built to USGA standards. Poggio dei Medici was immediately recognized as "The Best New Golf Course" in Italy. It was recently selected by "Condè Nast Traveller" for its "Hot List" as "The best Golf Club", ahead of the likes of the K Club in Ireland and the Greebrier in the USA.
The Golf Course, set in the Mugello valley, sheltered by Apennines, offers 5 different starting tees for an exciting game for all levels.
The offer includes an extensive Driving Range complete with Pitching and Putting Greens, bunkers, 6 covered and 24 opened positions, PGA instructor available for private or team lessons. Golf Carts, hand-trunks and Golf Bags are available for rent. Caddies on request. The Course is open all the year round, seven days a week. Poggio dei Medici has been home to the Ladies Italian Open from 1999 to 2003, on the professional Ladies European Tour; winners have been: 1999 Samantha Head, UK; 2000 Sophie Gustafson, Sweden; 2001 Paula Marti, Spain; 2002 Iben Tinning, Denmark; 2003 Ludivine Kreutz, France.
Golfing in Florence
Imagine a strip of Tuscany rich of history, flavors and typical tastes, where the hills are embroidered with lines of vines and studded with small hamlets of Medieval origins.
Picture yourself in the countryside that surrounds the city of Florence, one of the more beautiful town in the world, famous for its history, monuments, the magnificent dome, for typical restaurants in the historical center.
Open your eyes: welcome in Tuscany, the “many souls” region, the ideal place for golfers who are looking for the finest golf course in Italy and dreamy locations.
This is the aim of this partnership: create a bunch of tailor made choices for our guests and make a golf match becoming a chance to satisfy all your senses, relax yourself, taste typical dishes, have a toast with excellent wines, discover the most beautiful cities of art in middle Italy, enjoy the breathtaking panoramas. A network that allow you to experience the uncontaminated Tuscany that kept the charm and the rhythms of the past, without forgoing the pleasure of playing in professional golf courses selected every years for renown international championships, for an exciting game for all levels and players.