A Complete Costa del Sol Golf Course Guide
Our Costa Golf guide is the perfect one stop guide to all the golf courses on Costa del Sol.
From Alcaidesa and San Roque located at the Western end to Baviera golf situated at the eastern end, our golf guide will provide you with all the up to date information and photos of the most popular golf courses on the Costa del Sol.
The Costa del Sol is know as the Costa del Golf, and not without good reason. There are over 90 golf courses and golfing resorts located in Andalucia, of which around 60 are located on the Costa del Sol, four of which are ranked in the top 10 in Europe.
The Costa del Sol is home to some of the most prestigious golf courses in Europe including the Valderrama Golf Club, San Roque Golf Club, Los Naranjos GC and
This concentration of quality courses and an enviable climate has made the Costa del Sol one of Europes top golfing destinations to many thousands of northern European golfers each and every year.
Valderama Golf was chosen for the Ryder cup in 1997, it was a momentous occassion for golf on the costa del sol. In 2007 the Valderrama golf club celebrated in style as the Volvo Masters commemorated its 20th anniversary, the longest-running single sponsorship in European golf. Due largely to the success of the Ryder Cup, golf was taken to new levels on the Costa del Sol as it gained universal recognition and along with it came more quality courses which have been constructed to supply the ever increasing demand for Golf in southern Spain.
Many thousands of golfers head to the Costa del Sol each year to play with their friends, families or golf society . Many golfing groups look to book low cost golfing holidays
so it is advisable to shop around for the best deals. Some of the most popular golf courses with visiting groups include Santa Clara, Santa Maria, Santana, Valle Romano,
Calanova, Cabopino, El Chaparral and Miraflores. Discounted green fees are readily available so if you are looking to play golf on the Costa del Sol at reduced rates please use our
online golf booking service to search the best gree fee rates available.
Golf Tourism on the Costa del Sol
80% of golfing visitors will repeat the same course as well as trying others. 16 new courses are planed on the Costa del Sol with a further 19 in the Cadiz region which includes the increasingly popular Costa de la Luz. This means huge investments in Spain and the creation of hundreds of Jobs. Over the past 30 years Spain has built upon a credible,
sustainable and high quality golf tourism which even in these economically difficult times is maneging to hold its head high and continues to be an affordable and popular golf tourism hotspot.
There is also a good selection of 9 hole courses which have sprung up to satisfy golfers who for many reasons prefer to play 9 holes instead of 18. In general the green fee rates
are very reasonable whilst maintaining a high standard of golf course. The top 9 hole courses include the newly opened and very impressive El Higueral course situated near Benahavis and the Cerrado del Aguila Club located in Mijas Costa, 10 minutes from Fuengirola.
Top Tips for enjoying a a golfing holiday on the Costa del Sol
Save up to 75% on a fantastic selection of golf hotels on the Costa del Sol. Many hotels will cater for large golfing groups and offer extra services and discounts. There are a good number of golf tour operators based on the Costa del Sol offering low cost golfing packages which include everything from hotels, discounted golf green fees, club hire and transfers.
Car hire is an easy and afforble way to move between courses. Car hire has never been so cheap and simple to book, so make the most of the low cost car hire rates on offer at many pick up and delivery points along the Coast. Most golfers will collect their car hire at Malaga Airport where a large number of car hire companies offer great golfing holiday deals all year long.