With Swedish golfers Fredrik Jacobson and Annika Sorenstam making a huge impact on the golfing world, the sport is inevitably acquiring an intense following. There are at least 50 golf courses within easy reach of Stockholm’s city centre, some more immediately accessible than others. For information visit www.sgf.golf.se or book yourself in at one of the following:
Djursholms Golfklubb, Hagbardsvägen 1, Djursholm
Tel: 08 5449 6451 www.dgk.nu
Beautifully set and the closest to the city centre, with green fees starting at 350kr (150kr for juniors).
Kungsängens Golf Club, Garpebodavägen 1, Kungsangen
Tel: 08 5845 0730 www.kungsangengc.se
Open: 9am-2pm Mon-Fri
A serious course for serious golfers, this club has hosted the Scandinavian Masters four times.
Wermdö, Torpa, Värmdö
Tel: 08 5746 0720 www.wgcc.se
Open: 9am-4pm Mon-Fri
This beautiful course in the countryside 18 miles (30 km) outside Stockholm is well worth the trip.
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