Located in one of the best and optimal positions to be found anywhere in Northern Italy – the historic town of Castellarano – the superb 18-hole San Valentino Golf Club is sited deep within an area widely regarded as unparalleled in Italy – an area rich in history, culture and commerce. Castellarano, is close to the major cities of Reggio Emilia, Modena and Bologna and the surrounding area, as well as being the manufacturing base for the iconic and world-wide renowned luxury cars of Ferrari, Maserati and Lamborghini and the fabulous Ducati motorbikes, it is also the centre of Italy’s ceramic production and distribution and is the home of the superlative Parmigiano Reggiano (the king of cheeses), the world’s major pasta producer (Barilla), Balsamic Vinegar di Modena, the superb and natural truffles of Emilia (both black or white), Lambrusco wine, Parma Ham … the list is endless.
The proximity of these major production centers makes the San Valentino Golf Club of unique interest and accessibility for both national and international players (at either club or professional level) and is highly suitable to further develop and continue as a prestigious luxury facility ideal for all, including companies, CEOs and all freelance professionals.
FEATURES and SUMMARY
LAND: 160,000 sq. mtrs (160 hectares / 39.5 acres approx.)
HOTEL: Set in beautiful countryside and with a backdrop of the San Valentino Lake, the Golf Hotel offers 12 rooms (10 doubles and 2 suites), all of which are elegantly and luxuriously furnished. Each room is equipped with and provides every modern comfort, including a direct landline, TV, personal mini-bar, a private terrace, safe-deposit box, fully equipped bathroom with shower. Guests also have access to private parking and full leisure facilities including a modern and first class gymnasium, luxury sauna, private swimming pool, three-star restaurant, a large conference room (all facilities available for use), pool and snooker room, common reading, leisure and multi-entertainment room and free internet access (WI-FI).
RESTAURANT AND LODGE: THE “PECCATI DI GOLA” RESTAURANT AND LODGE: Newly refurbished (to the highest standards, naturally) the “PECCATI DI GOLA” restaurant can seat and cater for up to 300 guests in the main central dining room. There are also smaller rooms that can be set aside and used for private functions and confidential business meals. During the summer months, meals are or can also be served on the magnificent terrace which overlooks the spectacular hills surrounding San Valentino, the clubs putting green and the major part of the superb 18 hole golf course. At a Michelin star standard, the traditional gourmet specialities include food typical of the areas high Italian culinary tradition.
GOLF PARK: Set in the middle of natural woods, superb countryside, hills and the wonderful San Valentino lake, the Golf Park allows all types of guests to enjoy a luxury and complete experience set within, but not exclusive to, a prestigious and professionally designed 18-hole golf course experience.
All weather Driving Range with covered bays
Pitch and Putting Green
Television and Reading Room
Three large artificial Lakes
Swimming Pool with private changing rooms
Modern Cardio-Fitness Gym
Route X Camp Survivor with Rock Wall (the largest and tallest in Italy)
Lake facilities including a lakeside Pavilion Bar, services and Fishing points
Nature Trails through the woods with rest and observation points.
Large Club House with its own Restaurant, Cocktail Bar and takeout eatery
Two large purpose built and designated secure parking areas
Children’s Corner and fully equipped play area
HOW TO GET THERE
From Reggio Emilia (22 Km): Follow the signs for Scandiano. 1 km before the town turn right towards Viano. After Lano and Rondinara turn left towards San Valentino (7 km).
From Modena (28 Km): Follow the signs to Sassuolo, then continue towards Castellarano and turn right towards San Valentino (8 km).
From Bologna International Airport (67 km)
From Milan Linate International Airport (182 km)
From Malpensa International Airport (232 km)
From Milan via motorway(167km)
From Milan – by helicopter (35 minutes).