ABOUT OUR CLUB
How do I get a golf lesson?
The Glyfada Golf Club of Athens offers instructors for you to choose from. Simply call, or mail us, we will book a time that's convenient to you with your chosen professional.
Do I need my own equipment?
No, we can provide all suitable equipment that you need to get started as well as give you the best advice for when you think you might want to make a purchase.
How do I dress? Do you have a Dress Code Policy?
Yes. The Glyfada Golf Club of Athens has a Standard Dress Code Policy – Proper golf attire is required at all times for all players to include both collared and/or tailored collarless shirts for men and recognized golf fashion for women. Golf shoes with soft spikes or athletic shoes required. T-shirts, swimwear, tank tops, jeans or cut-offs are not appropriate attire.
How much does it cost to get started?
Initially, NOTHING. We will introduce YOU to this wonderful game of golf for 0.00euro, from here we can then answer any questions you have about taking it further, or, you may decide it's not for you.
Can I bring my son/daughter?
Yes, by all means, bringing other family members is a great way to learn and so much fun. This way you can enjoy learning all the elements of golf, together!
How old do children need to be?
We do not work to a certain age policy but the age of 8 years old is the most suitable for our Junior Academy!
How old is too old?
Never too old, the great thing about golf is that everyone can compete and get some enjoyment out of the game! The handicap system allows older golfers to compete against some of the top golfers in the country still!
How fit should I be?
There is no certain fitness level needed. The best thing about golf is that it will actually improve your fitness. The game is great exercise and a fantastic way of combining enjoyment and improving your health.
Do I need to be a member to start?
No, absolutely not, anyone is welcome to start and nobody will make you feel uncomfortable when first starting, that is the great atmosphere we have here at the Glyfada Golf Club of Athens!
How long does it take to play golf?
The Glyfada Golf Course has several different options for play. Time spent golfing will vary, depending on whether you play 9 or 18-holes. It is also depending of how well you play. If you are a beginner or a golfer with a low hcp. 9 holes will take about 1 hour & 45 minutes and 18 holes should take about 3.5 - 4 hours. Knowing how long your golf round will take can help you plan ahead!
How do I become a member of the Glyfada Golf Club of Athens?
You must submit a fully completed Application for Membership. If approved of our Board, you will receive an invitation for membership. You can find the information on this site at page G.G.C.A. Documents
What is the cost of the Registration and Membership fees?
Registration Fee-Annual Membership
Individual Registration Fee: 120 euro
Family registration Fee: 180 euro
Annual individual membership: 120 euro
Family annual membership: 180 euro
Can I play alone or will I be paired with other players?
If you refer to our tournaments we reserve the right to pair you with other players that have similar hcp with yours. If you want to play on your own, the Glyfada Golf Course reserves the right to pair you with golfers, when course conditions and capacity require it.
Do you allow five-somes?
The Glyfada Golf Club of Athens doesn’t allow groups of more than three players on our monthly tournaments. In some specific tournaments may have groups of four. Groups of more than four players must be approved by the Glyfada golf Club of Athens. Keeping groups to four players or less improves the pace of play and helps keep rounds more enjoyable for all of our members.
What is the expected pace of play?
Under normal circumstances, the expected pace of play on the Glyfada Golf Course is four hours for 18 holes. Examples of abnormal conditions include days when inclement weather may cause delays, wet conditions may cause golf car restrictions, or a special event is playing the golf course.
What if I must cancel my tee time or reduce my number of players on Glyfada Golf Club Monthly or other tournaments?
If you have to cancel your tee time or reduce the number of players, please call the Captain of our Club or our Secretariat at the office and we will be happy to assist you with your request as long as it is possible to make changes.