Diners Golf Club
Diners Golf Club is one of three golf courses located close to Ljubljana. Diners GC is one of the youngest courses in Slovenia, but in its short time has managed to become also one of the most cutting-edge courses. In the past years it hosted numerous important tournaments, among others it was the star-venue of the European Championship.
The course stretches over a large geographic area and boasts a 5872 m par-72 course. Due to the fact that it hosts many tournaments, it’s staff keeps a tight grip on the greens and fairways. Almost all year round the grass is in super condition, offering fast green speeds and crisp fairways. The links golf course has high grass placed between fairways and hazards. The relatively flat design features beautiful rolling hills and some smaller water hazards. Players can also play a part of the course during night, since three of the holes close to the clubhouse that are floodlight.
Diners Golf Club is well known for its large Golf Academy. Not only can it offer incredible facilities, its PGA staff is amongst the best in Europe. Apart from the main driving range, pitching green, chipping green and main putting green, one can also head over to a completely separate practice area. Here players can enjoy even more peace and truly focus on their golf game.
The high quality of Diners Golf Course was also noticed by many magazines and awards. In 2015 it received the IAGTO award for Undiscovered Golf Destination and is currently a candidate for the Top 100 Golf Courses in Europe list.
It is conveniently located close to Ljubljana and Brnik Airport. Although no accommodation is offered at the Clubhouse, abundant hotel options are available in the capitol. Diner GC is a very popular golf destination for Slovenian and international players and is frequently completely booked out. Not only the amazing golf course, but also its beautiful surrounds attract a great number of players. The course is being overlooked by Castle Smlednik, which is especially beautiful in the morning and evening light.