The course you enjoy playing overall?
Michiel Van Der Vaart: I have the luxury of having a course just around the corner that is a real treat. Utrechtse (De Pan) is a stunning heathland track on a rather small piece of sandy dunes.
Christoph Städler: De Pan, Utrecht. Sandy ground, gently rolling terrain. A short course for today thus giving a lot of birdie chances but superbly balanced in punishing poor play.
Christian Lundin: I unfortunately have not been to the great courses in the Netherlands and Belgium but I would definitely put Morfontaine and Valderrama on top of my list.
Alan Rijks: The course in Continental Europe which I enjoy playing the most is Utrecht (De Pan). This is an inland links course with sand dunes and pine trees and heather.
Marco Martin: Sotogrande is for me a great tourist course. It’s a perfect example of how to combine real estate without reducing the quality of the course and safety.
Bruno Steensels: Most of the links courses – Koninklijke Haagsche (Royal Hague) and Noordwijkse are probably the best.
Franco Piras: The Links course at Donnafugata Resort in Sicily is a beautiful course that runs up and down among the hills facing the Mediterranean Sea.
This article appeared in Top 100 Golf Courses in Continental Europe 2017/18, published by Golf World.
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