Pravets Golf & SPA is a luxury resort situated only 40 min away from Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria. Guests will experience a luxurious and intimate atmosphere in every aspect of the resort, from the 18-hole Championship golf course and the stylish accommodation in the 4-star RIU hotel to the world-class 3,000-sq.m SPA center, elegant gourmet restaurant and night bars. Pravets Golf & SPA is already well-known among businesses in Bulgaria for its excellent conference facilities with a seating capacity of more than 500 people.
Pravets Golf Club offers a Peter Harradine designed 18-hole, par 72, Championship golf course, State-of-the-Art Golf Academy and an extensive practice area. The parkland style golf course boasts tremendous views of the local mountains and lake, framed by the impressive RIU Pravets Hotel. The No 8, par-3 hole is the signature hole of the course with its challenging island green. The 9th and the 18th greens are combined in a double green, a well-known feature of the Old Course in St Andrews. The floodlit driving range offers a unique experience for golfers for dawn or night golfing. The stylish clubhouse welcomes its guests with a cosy 19th-hole bar, an a la carte restaurant, a Members area and a fully-equipped Golf Shop.
For the past four years (continuing in 2015 and 2016), Pravets Golf & SPA has hosted The PGA Professional Championship of Europe –The most prestigious event on the PGA’s of Europe’s calendar. Top European club professionals compete in a stroke-play format over 4 rounds of 18 holes for over EUR 60 000 prize money. The Pravets Golf Academy is amongst the top learning facilities in Europe. The fully floodlit facilities are exceptional, with 11 covered practice bays, a short game area and a fully grassed practice tee capable of allowing up to 30 golfers to practice simultaneously. The Golf Academy also has two private tuition studios, fitted out with the latest technology, including V1 digital swing analysis software, Flightscope and SamPuttLab. Pravets Golf Club is managed by Braemar Golf – an international golf management services company with its headquarters based at the Home of Golf, St Andrews, Scotland.
The golf course was designed by Peter Harradine and is an 18-hole parkland style championship layout. Five sets of tees on each hole allow the course to be challenging for every class of player. fairways are well defined with bunkers strategically placed in landing areas and around greens. The 8th hole has an island green played from an elevated te…