With over 35 years of experience in all golf course architecture and landscape design services.
Stationed in Austria, we work on world wide projects and offer full service from initial site evaluation and preliminary design to final masterplans, detail drawings and site supervision.


Our scope of work includes Site evaluation and consulting, Conceptual/Preliminary Layouts to Final Layouts and Master Planning, Working Drawings, Construction/Tender Documents and Specifications plus Site Surpervision.


The understanding of the landscape, the history, local context, urban setting and the surrounding ecology allows Golf & Land Design to create clear, strong and understandable concepts and an individual approach to each project.

Golf Course Planning

Golf & Land Design has specialized in the planning and construction of golf courses, since 1984. We provide next to all planning activities – from the preliminary layout to the development of technical details. This will range from a first layout and cost estimate through all planning and permission phases, site supervision, cost control and, if desired, after-service to the client. We offer complete planning services and site supervision for your project, both to Central European standards (e.g. the German HOAI) or to International and English standards
We offer design services for new projects, redesigns and renovation of golf courses.

Landscape Design

Golf & Land Design has gained extensive experience in large and small-scale planning as well as landscape architecture projects. We pride ourselves in our ability to work with a wide range of projects such as: Leisure & Sport, Housing Concepts, Object Planning and Master Planning.

Beyond normal services

Golf & Land Design can provide services which go beyond the standard services you will find at other golf architecture firms. Thanks to our internal programming of software we are able to speed up tedious CAD related work which means we produce high quality plans quickly, giving us more time for the creative part. We can for example setup websites for presenting your project and offer cloud based solution for sharing files and we can offer clients a cost efficient 3D renderings as images, videos or even ready for full-size golf-simulator, for better understanding of the design, for safety analysis or for marketing purposes.

Portfolio Showcase

Fontana Golf Resort - Austria

Fontana Golf Resort - Austria

The 18-hole Championship Course was a venue of the European Tour in Austria from 2006 to 2009 and is presently a proud venue candidate for hosting the 2022 Ryder Cup Match!
Velaa Private Island - Maldives

Velaa Private Island - Maldives

Velaa Private Island in the Maldives opened in 2014. The ultra luxury island includes the Velaa Golf Academy by Olazabal which Golf Digest described as “practice in paradise” and as “the world´s most exclusive academy”, designed by Jose Maria Olazabal
Secret Valley - Cyprus

Secret Valley - Cyprus

Branded as Tony Jacklin Design, this 18 hole Championship Golf Course including the large academy are already getting great reviews after it’s soft opening Autumn 2013.
Hilton Sharm Dreams Resort - Egypt

Hilton Sharm Dreams Resort - Egypt

Generous pool with bar and island, surrounded by an integrated path system and canopied places with smaller pools. In addition to this private green areas have been formed in front of the apartments either with hedges or natural stone walls.
Rosa Private Golf Course - Poland

Rosa Private Golf Course - Poland

One of the largest golf investments of this type in Poland consisting of a 18 hole course, driving range, large practise area and bunkers for training.
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Recent Posts

Sport Academies in the design phase

Sports Academy - Conceptual Layout

An interesting trend is coming up – sport academies. Presently we have several high standard sport facilities for professional practise in the conceptual design phase. One project is located in Austria, one in Croatia, one in a North African country and one in the Caribbean. All these facilities will have….

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Przytok Golf Club – Poland, Start of Construction

2014 04 10 Pryztok Shaping Academy

Construction has started of our Polish Przytok project at Zielona Gora (Green Hill). The general staking is in ground and first earth-moving has commenced, starting with the academy. Geologist, agronomist, site manager and shaper are busy realizing our plans of this 9-Hole golf course which will include a large driving….

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Immobilien am Golfplatz – jetzt auch in Österreich ein Thema!

Golf Real Estate

Ein großes Wirtschaftsmagazin in Österreich bereitet derzeit das Thema „Wohnen am Golfplatz“ auf, bisher ein Randthema, irgendwo zwischen „Tabu“ und „politically not correct“ angesiedelt, mit einigen Ressentiments behaftet und sozial eher „bedenklich“. Dieses Thema kompetent und ohne Scheuklappen zu behandeln ist überfällig, auch um die Situation in Österreich, im Vergleich….

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Masters 2014


It is time for the first major championship of the year with the Master Tournament coming up this week. This highly media-covered event is the reason (or to blame) that many golfers and golf course owners want their greens rolling at blazing speeds, fairways and rough highly manicured and not….

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Random Projects from Portfolio

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Golfpark Böhmerwald


Location: Ulrichsberg, Austria 18-Hole Championship Golf Course (Par 72), 9-Hole Academy Course (Par 32) with Driving Range and Practise Greens in codesign with K. Roßknecht. Scope of Works: All aspects of Golf Course Architecture and Planning, Site Supervision.

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Bad Tatzmanndorf Therme

reiters supreme hotel

The total landscaped and spa area of the 5* Steigenberger Hotel (Now Reiter’s Supreme Hotel) was redesigned and update in 1992. With nature orientated pool landscapes, enhanced parking and entrance features plus further outdoor leisure areas such as amphitheater, tennis courts and play area.

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Visnjan – Recreation Park

visnjan theme park (10)

Planning: 2010 Location: Visnjan, Croatia Description: An approximately 10 ha large sport leisure and recreational park to be developed close by the 18 Hole golf course with practise areas. In addition the area for sportive activities it can host cultural events. 1. crag 2. cross golf 3. tree houses 4…..

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Anshun City Golf Course

anshun city golf course

Anshun City Golf Course is a two times 18 hole golf project which we are doing together with the Tony Jacklin Design Group. The area is surrounded by a beautiful subtropical nature in a very steeply rising terrain. It is a great challenge for us to work with this site….

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