Our guide covers 52 golf courses on the Costa del Sol.
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. Some of the most prestigious courses located along this famous stretch of coastline include the highly rated Valderrama Golf Club, the San Roque Golf Club, La Reserva and Los Naranjos.
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 same 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 even more quality courses which have been constructed to supply the ever increasing demand for Golf in southern Spain.
This concentration of quality courses and an enviable climate has made the Costa del Sol one of Europes top golfing destinations to many hundreds of thousands of northern European golfers each and every year. Many thousands of golfers head to the Costa del Sol to play with their friends, families or golf societies . Many golfing groups look to book golf holidays and packages which include everything such as tee times, hotels, club hire and transfers. There are many reputable tour operators who specialise in golf holidays so it is advisable to shop around for the best deals. See our
top tips on how to get the best out of a golfing holiday on the Costa del Sol.
Some of the most popular golf courses with visiting groups include Santa Clara, Santa Maria, Santana, Valle Romano, Calanova, Cabopino, El Chaparral , Parador, Los Naranjos, Lauro 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
golf booking service to search for the best green fee rates available.
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 managing to hold its head high and continues to be an affordable and popular golf tourism hotspot.
There is also a good selection of nine hole courses which have sprung up to satisfy golfers. These courses offer very good value whilst maintaining a high standard of golf course. The top nine hole courses include the newly opened and increasingly popular El Higueral club situated near Benahavis and the Cerrado del Aguila Club located in Mijas Costa just 10 minutes from Fuengirola.
There are a good number of golf tour operators based on the Costa del Sol offering discounted golf packages which include everything from hotels, discounted golf green fees, transfers and club hire. Check out some excellent value multi-course options which start from just 145 Euros for three rounds of golf including a shared buggy. You can also save money by booking early on a wide selection of golf hotels on the Costa del Sol. Many will cater for large golfing groups and offer extra services and discounts.
Renting your own accommodation is becoming increasingly popular with visiting golfers as an affordable alternative to hotels. There is a wide selection of golf villas for rent on the Costa del Sol to suit all tastes and budgets from large 10 bedroom villas for big golfing groups to smaller low cost one bedroom apartments which can easily sleep 4 people.
If you are thinking of playing golf on the Costa del Sol please contact us via our online golf booking section as we would be happy to assist you in getting the best possible deal for your next golf break to the sunny Costa del Sol.