Akranes golf course is an 18-hole championship course. It is located in the western part of Iceland in the town of Akranes. A drive from Reykjavik city center takes approximately 1 hour, from Keflavík airport 1:30 hours.
Akranes golf course is a beautiful golf course built on a rather flat land. The course includes well placed hazards, trees and rocky hills that come into play if you miss fairways which makes the course very demanding and interesting at the same time. Akranes golf course is renowned for its beautiful and interesting surroundings, good upkeep and excellent putting greens. Akranes golf course is considered one of the better tournament golf course in the country and is a regular venue host for the Icelandic golf tour.
Facilities at Akranes golf course include a club-house with a restaurant and a pro-shop. Rental of golf clubs, trolleys and carts are also available. The practice area includes driving range, ball machine, pitching greens, chipping green, putting green and bunkers.
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Length from red tees: 4584m / 5013yd
Length from blue tees: 5003m / 5471yd
Length from yellow tees: 5535m / 6053yd
Length from white tees: 6035m / 6599yd
Our favorite hole at Akranes golf course: The 3rd hole – a short par 3 hole where par is a good score. The hole features a water stream on the left with bunkers covering the green and trees on the right. The green is small and tends to be difficult for players to hit. Precision and accuracy will help your score on this hole.