Established in 2004 the Bulgarian Amateur Open has continued to grow in popularity every year. For the serious player looking to earn WARG (world amateur ranking points) from the Championship and the Mid/Am, to the Seniors, Legends & Plate championship (Stableford) we offer competitions at all levels.

Welcome to Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Amateur Open Championship is held with the support of the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria

Visit Bulgaria to discover even more:

  • Great WInter Activites

    Whether you prefer ski touring, snowshoeing or winter mountaineering, in Bulgaria you will enjoy a fantastic adventure in the snowy summits and dramatic ridges of the mountain ranges
  • Culture and History

    Bulgaria is rated 3rd in Europe for its quantity of important cultural historical monuments. It is a destination with numerous important historical sites, from the dawn of European civilization to modern times
  • Bulgarian Hospitality

    A proper adventurer needs proper rest and in Bulgaria you'll definitely enjoy the hospitality of the local people where you're guaranteed a warm welcome and great quality service in all kinds of accommodation, from five star hotels to cosy family owned guesthouses
  • Great Food and Wine

    Bulgarian food is fresh and very tasty, famous for its quality vegetables and dairy products and its variety of mild spices. Pork and chicken tend to be the most common forms of meat, though fish and veal dishes are also popular and lamb has a special traditional place in Bulgarian cooking




  • Pravets Golf Club
  • Harradine designed 18-hole, par 72, Championship golf course and a state-of-the-art golf academy with an extensive practice area. This parkland-style golf course boasts spectacular views of the local mountains and lake, framed by the impressive HYATT REGENCY hotel. The par-three eighth hole is the signature hole with its challenging island green. The 9th and the 18th greens are joined in one double green, a well-known feature from the Old Course in St Andrews. The driving range offers a unique experience with its special lighting for dawn or night golfing.

  • Stroke play Men up to 9 HCP
  • Stroke play Men Mid-Am up to 9 HCP
  • Stroke play Ladies up to 9 HCP
  • Stroke play Seniors (50+) Hcp up to 9
  • Stableford Legends (60+) Hcp up to 12
  • Stableford Gold Plate Hcp 10-19
  • Stableford Silver Plate Hcp 20-28
  • Stableford Senior Plate (55+) Hcp 13-24
  • Stableford Ladies Plate Hcp 10-28
  • Stableford Junior Plate Hcp 10-28

    As a young developing golf country entering our 19th year of staging this championship we are open to hosting all levels of players to showcase our wonderful golf courses and offer our Bulgarian hospitality within a well-run professional event which has attracted returning players year after year from as far as U.S.A, Mauritius, New Zealand & India.


    Pravets Golf & SPA is a luxury resort situated only 40 min away from Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria. Guests will experience a luxurious and intimate atmosphere in every aspect of the resort, from the 18-hole Championship golf course and the stylish accommodation in the Hyatt hotel. The month of September offers ideal golfing weather around 24 degrees with the courses in excellent condition.



    BG Amateur Open 2020