The Borgarnes golf course is renowned for its picturesque surroundings and spectacular views and is considered one of the most beautiful golf courses in Iceland.

The course is not too long, yet narrow and with a lot of trees and water in play.

Borgarnes golf course is all about skill and accuracy over power and distance.

Only 50 minutes from capital of Reykjavík.

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Official address:

Golfklúbbur Borgarness,
Hamar,
310 Borgarnes,
Iceland
The Clubhouse.  354 -437-1663
The Pro Shop.  354-437-2000
The Restaurant 354 -437-2000
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Borgarnes course is par 71 with following course  rating:

Back tee 5.338 m CR 68.6 Slope 127
Yellow 5.338 m CR 68.6 Slope 127
Blue (men) 4.938 m CR 66.8 Slope 120
Red (men) 4.403 m CR 64.2 Slope 113
Blue (women) 4.938 m CR 72.6 Slope 127
Red (women) 4.403 m CR 68.8 Slope 123

The club and golf course:

Borgarnes golf club was founded on the 21 of January 1973.

Initially, the golf club acquired a small price of land from Town Council about 4 km from the Borgarnes village where  the club members built three holes for practice and play golf.

In 1976 the construction of front 9 holes was completed. In 1987 the construction of the back 9 holes started and in 1998 a total re-design of the course took place. The full 18 hole design and construction was completed in April 2007.

Number of holes:  18        Clubhouse :  Yes          Restaurant:  Yes              Hotel:  Yes
Trolley hire:  Yes              Golf clubs:   Yes            Golf cart: Yes           Driving range:  Yes
Practice Green:  Yes        Golf Instructor:  Yes

Opening hours from 08:00 to 22:00 in the evening. Meals, coffee and beverages is served during opening hours.

To book  a tee time:

You can call at 354-437-1663.
You can send a mail to gbgolf@simnet.is

Maximum  handicaps: 36 for gentlemen and 36 for ladies.

Dress code applies.

The golf course has five stalls and two separate practice greens.

Green fee:  84 EUR / 9.975 ISK
Golf cart:  42 EUR / 5.000 ISK

Trolly:  17 EUR / 2.000 ISK
Golf clubs:  38 EUR / 4.500 ISK

Midnight golf is open upon request.

All major credit cards are accepted.

Icelandair Hotel Hamar is a relaxing retreat-style hotel built on an 18-hole golf course in West Iceland, a region rich in saga history. In addition to golf on one of the best golf courses in Iceland, there are several other exciting outdoor activities available, ensuring a most pleasant and interesting stay in any season. Located less than an hour’s drive north of Reykjavik, in the quaint, beautiful town of Borgarnes, the Icelandair Hotel Hamar is surrounded by immense natural beauty and fascinating attractions – this is a place where you can really get away from it all while not sacrificing one bit on the comfort of your accommodations

Hotel Hamar,an Icelandair Hotel(3 star) on the course,by the 7th and 8th hole

Hotel Hamar  Tel:+354-4336600   webside:  :www.hotelhamar.is

Guesthouse/Hvíti Bærinn,Self catering and sleeping accommodation (on the course)

Guesthouse /Hvíti Bærinn  Tel:+354-437-2000   webside: www.hvitibaerinn.is

+ The Course

Borgarnes course is par 71 with following course  rating:

Back tee 5.338 m CR 68.6 Slope 127
Yellow 5.338 m CR 68.6 Slope 127
Blue (men) 4.938 m CR 66.8 Slope 120
Red (men) 4.403 m CR 64.2 Slope 113
Blue (women) 4.938 m CR 72.6 Slope 127
Red (women) 4.403 m CR 68.8 Slope 123

The club and golf course:

Borgarnes golf club was founded on the 21 of January 1973.

Initially, the golf club acquired a small price of land from Town Council about 4 km from the Borgarnes village where  the club members built three holes for practice and play golf.

In 1976 the construction of front 9 holes was completed. In 1987 the construction of the back 9 holes started and in 1998 a total re-design of the course took place. The full 18 hole design and construction was completed in April 2007.

+ Facilities
Number of holes:  18        Clubhouse :  Yes          Restaurant:  Yes              Hotel:  Yes
Trolley hire:  Yes              Golf clubs:   Yes            Golf cart: Yes           Driving range:  Yes
Practice Green:  Yes        Golf Instructor:  Yes

Opening hours from 08:00 to 22:00 in the evening. Meals, coffee and beverages is served during opening hours.

+ Booking tee time

To book  a tee time:

You can call at 354-437-1663.
You can send a mail to gbgolf@simnet.is

Maximum  handicaps: 36 for gentlemen and 36 for ladies.

Dress code applies.

+ Green Fee

The golf course has five stalls and two separate practice greens.

Green fee:  84 EUR / 9.975 ISK
Golf cart:  42 EUR / 5.000 ISK

Trolly:  17 EUR / 2.000 ISK
Golf clubs:  38 EUR / 4.500 ISK

Midnight golf is open upon request.

All major credit cards are accepted.

+ Accommodation

Icelandair Hotel Hamar is a relaxing retreat-style hotel built on an 18-hole golf course in West Iceland, a region rich in saga history. In addition to golf on one of the best golf courses in Iceland, there are several other exciting outdoor activities available, ensuring a most pleasant and interesting stay in any season. Located less than an hour’s drive north of Reykjavik, in the quaint, beautiful town of Borgarnes, the Icelandair Hotel Hamar is surrounded by immense natural beauty and fascinating attractions – this is a place where you can really get away from it all while not sacrificing one bit on the comfort of your accommodations

Hotel Hamar,an Icelandair Hotel(3 star) on the course,by the 7th and 8th hole

Hotel Hamar  Tel:+354-4336600   webside:  :www.hotelhamar.is

Guesthouse/Hvíti Bærinn,Self catering and sleeping accommodation (on the course)

Guesthouse /Hvíti Bærinn  Tel:+354-437-2000   webside: www.hvitibaerinn.is

Photo gallery

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

Video gallery

Click to watch videos from the golf course.

Location

The Borgarnes Golf Club is located in the Village of Borgarnes about an hour’s drive from the capital of  Reykjavík.
The Borgarnes Golf Club is located in the village of  Borgarnes about one hour drive (74 km) from Reykjavík.
The Borgarnes village is on the other side of the Hvalfjordur bay from Reykjavík and the travel
takes you through the Hvalfjordur tunnel to Borgarnes.

The driving distance from Keflavik airport is about 115 km. When driving in to the village of Borgarnes
you take the first turn to the right and from there on,signs will lead your way for around 4 kilometers to the north.