Golf currently belongs to the most popular sports and its number of fans continues to grow. Karlovy Vary and its surroundings have become a favorite, widely sought-after golf destination thanks to numerous golf courses, their quality and diversity. Besides an ultimate golf experience, each golf course also offers appropriate amenities for the players and their entourage.
10 golf courses are located in the region of Karlovy Vary:
Should you be interested we will be pleased to arrange a complete service package for you, ranging from making a reservation, golf equipment rental and lessons with a PGA trainer to the final test necessary for acquiring a green card.
If you like playing tennis or if you’d like to learn how to play, we recommend a visit to the Gejzír Park (Geyser Park) in Karlovy Vary – Březová which is situated about 6 km from the Savoy Westend hotel. The whole facility is nestled in the picturesque setting of the Teplá river and is surrounded by spa forests and parks. The tennis facility offers 14 open-air tennis courts and a tennis dome containing 2 courts on which tennis can be played all year round regardless of weather.
However, there are further tennis facilities, of which we would like to mention the following:
Transport and tennis equipment rental can be arranged to suit each client’s specific needs.
Cycle paths located in the spa forests surrounding Karlovy Vary are ideal for cycling trips. Their diverse difficulty levels – ranging from easy to demanding – accommodate all kinds of cyclists. We recommend that the most experienced cyclists choose one of the routes running along the Ohře River and then to nearby towns or villages or to follow one of numerous cycle routes in the nearby Krušné Mountains. Whether you are a ‘professional’ or casual cyclist, remember to take your bike along when getting ready for your stay in the Savoy Westend Hotel. However, should you forget, bicycles for adults and children can be rented directly at our hotel.
In addition we suggest one of the most popular cycle routes that you should not miss:
The Ohře cycle route - This route starts in Karlovy Vary and makes its way through the wonderful scenery of the Svatošské Rocks Nature Reserve stretching along the Ohře River to the picturesque historical town of Loket and then returning to Karlovy Vary.
The combination of this highly popular sport activity and wonderful nature creates an ideal way to keep your body and mind fit and well-balanced. Nordic Walking is a very pleasant type of exercise that is suitable for literally everyone, be it a performance athlete, a beginner, a young or an older person. In essence, it is common walking using poles, yet its effects are incredible. We recommend that those of you who have never tried Nordic Walking should, with our assistance, arrange trainer-guided lessons. Special poles are available from the hotel’s rental shop.
Winter sports lovers can go Alpine and cross-country skiing in the nearby Klínovec-Oberwiesenthal resort in the Krušné Mountains. There are numerous cross country skiing tracks and downhill slopes with various difficulty ratings. We can arrange an all-day or half-day ski pass or a night ski pass for you. Ski equipment, outfit rental and securing of transport are commonplace.
Spend a perfect day horseback riding in the nearby community of Děpoltovice which hosts a top quality riding facility. We can assist in the organisation of this activity and if you are a beginner, you can use the services of an experienced trainer. First, you book several riding lessons in a riding hall and then you go for a short, trainer-guided riding tour outdoors. If you already have riding experience, you can go on a riding tour without additional training and take pleasure in the beauty of the local scenery. Regardless of your riding skills, everyone will appreciate the pleasant atmosphere of a theme tavern on the premises of the riding facility.
Also worth mentioning are the regular events organized by the horseback riding club, for example, show jumping or entertainment and competition afternoon programs for children who can take a pony ride.
Whatever the reason that brings you to Děpoltovice, remember to put a few snacks in your bag. Your new four-legged friends will appreciate it!
If you pursue this relaxing hobby and would not like to give it up during your stay in the Savoy Westend Hotel, use this opportunity and go fishing in nearby Děpoltovice or to the Kladska Nature Reserve situated in the region. We will gladly ensure a fishing license, all equipment and possible transport for you. If you decide to turn your catch into a proper meal, a restaurant located in the fishing area will prepare and serve it according to your wishes.
Those who pursue the passion of hunting and succumb to the sacred silence of the forest will find themselves at home in the hunting grounds situated in Slavkovsky Forest which covers an area of 18 000 ha. When accompanied with a professional hunter you can hunt deer, Sika deer, mouflon, roebuck and wild boar. In the very center of these hunting grounds, namely in the community of Kladska, a hunting chateau and a hunting log cabin provide perfect facilities for hunting expeditions into the surroundings forests.
The hunting chateau also offers a theme restaurant where you can relish local specialties or arrange your own venison feast.
Reservations are conditional upon the presentation of a gun license and a valid hunting license and upon the payment of a nonrefundable advance, including the rental of hunting equipment and a professional hunter escort.