The Västerled (West) course at Österåkers Golf is a Sven Tumba and Jan Sederholm production that has proved to be a stern test for the best golfers since it debuted in 1988. The club has recently reduced the Västerled's bunkered area significantly and introduced revetted hazards.
Idrefjällens Golfklubb was formed in 1990 and within two years an 18-hole course was in play. With a back nine comprising three par threes, three par fours and three par fives, the layout extends to a modest 5,630 metres from the back tees.
A 1990 design from architect Åke Persson, the Norra course at Landeryds Golfklubb winds its way around three distinct landforms – heathland, parkland and woodland – beside the Kinda canal and its American character is underlined by the waterfall at the par three 7th hole.
With beguiling views over the Øresund strait to Ven island, the premier course at the 36-hole Landskrona Golfklubb is the Erikstorp layout which dates back to 1962. The course has benefited markedly from a Peter Chamberlain and Karl Oskar Seth USGA greens renovation in 2008.
The island of Öland is a very popular Swedish holiday destination and the Ekerum Resort is one of the most complete for golf with two 18-hole courses. Långe Jan offers a fine test with large rolling greens and expansive sandy waste areas...
The North course at Vidbynäs Golf Club (formerly called the Axa) opened for play in 2004 and it was designed by American architects Brian Curley and Lee Schmidt...
Formed in 1954, Åtvidabergs Golfklubb appointed Douglas Brasier (who has more than twenty Swedish course designs to his name) to set out the original course for the members. Peter Nordvall has since carried out a new millennium upgrade of the layout.
Falkenbergs Golf Club dates back to 1949, but the 18-hole parkland course in play today was laid out in the 1960s, firstly as nine holer and then expanded to a full eighteen holes in 1968.
Designed by Peter Nordwall and opened for play in 1982, Bro-Bålsta is a strategic course, routed over pleasantly rolling terrain and set in a tranquil, rural setting...
Prolific architect Pierre Fulke recently upgraded the Old course at Kalmar Golf Club, which dates back to 1966 and it’s still a magnificent stroll through mature parkland.