Akranes golf course is located in the town Akranes about 40 minutes drive from Reykjavik.

The golf course is built on rather flat land with rocky hills, bunkers, water and trees which makes the course demanding and interesting. Akranes golf course, which is one of the two 18-hole golf course in the western part of the country, is renowned for its beautiful and interesting surroundings, good upkeep and excellent putting greens. The golf course is considered one of the better tournament golf course in the country.

Leynir

Official address

Golfklúbburinn Leynir,
Grímsholt,
Post office 9,
300 Akranes,
Iceland.
The golf club  354-431-2711
The golf shop  354-431-2711
The restaurant 354-431-2711
leynir@leynir.is
www.leynir.is

Akranes golf course is par 72 with following course rating:
[table]
Back tee,6.006 m,CR 73.5,Slope 137
Yellow,5.560 m,CR 71.0,Slope 134
Blue (men),4.964 m,CR 69.7,Slope 126
Red (men),4.593 m,CR 65.9,Slope 111
Blue (women),4.964 m,CR 74.5,Slope 137
Red (women),4.593 m,CR 71.5,Slope 127
[/table]

The club and golf course:

The club was founded in 1965. In the beginning the club got some small piece of land from the town council at the eastern part of the town near by the towns forest service. Year later after the club was founded, the club got some more land and could build 6 hole golf course and the course was given the name Gardar. In 1969 the club got more land and a new 9 hole golf course was build that year. In 1996 the club started to work on the extension of the golf course and a new 18 hole golf course was inaugurated in the year 2000.

Green fees 2017 are as follows:

Weekdays  08:00 AM  to 1 PM :  ISK   4.000// EUR33

Weekends and weekdays after 1 PM :    ISK 6000// EUR 49

Green fees include full use of the clubhouse facilities such as locker rooms and restaurants.  Price for accessories:

Golf chart    ISK     5.000

Trolly:        ISK    1.000

Golf clubs    ISK    4.000

All major credit cards are accepted.

You can book tee off times as follows:

You can call at 354-431 2711  You can send a mail to leynir@leynir.is

Maximum handicap: 36 for men and 36 for ladies.
Dress code: No jeans.

+ The Course

Akranes golf course is par 72 with following course rating:
[table]
Back tee,6.006 m,CR 73.5,Slope 137
Yellow,5.560 m,CR 71.0,Slope 134
Blue (men),4.964 m,CR 69.7,Slope 126
Red (men),4.593 m,CR 65.9,Slope 111
Blue (women),4.964 m,CR 74.5,Slope 137
Red (women),4.593 m,CR 71.5,Slope 127
[/table]

The club and golf course:

The club was founded in 1965. In the beginning the club got some small piece of land from the town council at the eastern part of the town near by the towns forest service. Year later after the club was founded, the club got some more land and could build 6 hole golf course and the course was given the name Gardar. In 1969 the club got more land and a new 9 hole golf course was build that year. In 1996 the club started to work on the extension of the golf course and a new 18 hole golf course was inaugurated in the year 2000.

+ Green Fee

Green fees 2017 are as follows:

Weekdays  08:00 AM  to 1 PM :  ISK   4.000// EUR33

Weekends and weekdays after 1 PM :    ISK 6000// EUR 49

Green fees include full use of the clubhouse facilities such as locker rooms and restaurants.  Price for accessories:

Golf chart    ISK     5.000

Trolly:        ISK    1.000

Golf clubs    ISK    4.000

All major credit cards are accepted.

+ Booking tee time

You can book tee off times as follows:

You can call at 354-431 2711  You can send a mail to leynir@leynir.is

Maximum handicap: 36 for men and 36 for ladies.
Dress code: No jeans.

Photo gallery

The following selection of pictures gives you some
impression of the golf course and its surroundings.

Location

Akranes golf course is located in the town Akranes about 40 minutes drive from Reykjavik.