When you add a popular sporting activity to one of the most visited countries in the world, you have hit on a winning combination. Currently there are over one million golfers who visit Spain each year and this means Spain takes in more than 1,000 million euros revenue annually, from golf holidays alone.
These Golf Clubs are set in the some of the most stunning locations along Spain’s east coast on the Mediterranean Sea. The views alone are magnificent, that’s not to mention the championship golf courses and of course, the property that comes along with them. Currently there are around 350 golf courses across Spain. They are some of the best golf courses in Europe and around the world.
La Sella Golf – La Sella Golf - is located in Alicante, just a 16 minute (12.0 km) drive from the beautiful resort of Javea. This 27 hole golf course makes for a perfect day out and you can enjoy a delicious dinner at the end of the day in the restaurant there. Alicante is a firm favourite with holiday makers and Spanish property buyers.
Font Del Llop – Font Del Llop - again is located in Alicante and Alicante city is close by, its just 21 minutes (21.5 km) drive away. Beautiful Elche is 18 minutes (16.6 km) away too. Font Del Llop sits in an enviable position close to the coast. It has 18 holes and is only a 10 minute drive from Alicante International Airport. After the game visit the restaurant and sample the delicious typical Mediterranean cuisine.
Villamartin Golf – Villamartin Golf Club - another golf club set in popular Alicante, in the south of Costa Blanca. It’s only a 10 minute drive (6.2 km) to the coastal resort of Punta Prima. It’s an 18 hole golf course which can be challenging. The Solheim Cup and Ryder Cup have been held here. Start the day with a hearty breakfast at the restaurant.
La Manga – La Manga Golf Club - is located in Costa Calida and this sports and leisure resort is packed with activities. Sitting right next to the Mediterranean Sea its views are exceptional. Perfectly sitting in the heart of the Calblanque Natural Park it boasts, property, 3 worldwide renowned 18 hole golf courses, with clubhouse, a 28 court Tennis Centre, 8 football pitches, and a Cricket Centre. A Wellness Centre and numerous restaurants that offer a variety of tasty menus. Cartagena is only a 25 minute (30.6 km) drive away.
Marbella Golf Country Club – Marbella Golf Country Club - is just a 5 minute drive to the centre of vibrant Marbella. This 18 hole golf course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Snr and provides one of the most challenging golf courses on the Costa del Sol. The Club House is legendary and there are chic restaurants and clothing shops selling the latest designs in golf wear. There is a superb putting green and for those who fancy a change, three tennis courts. The panoramic views take in the Mediterranean Sea and aromatic olive groves.
La Quinta Golf – La Quinta Golf - is surrounded by the Sierra Blanca Mountains and this 27 hole golf course has amazing vistas of the Mediterranean Sea. Just a 10 minute drive away from the centre of Marbella and all its attractions it’s ideally situated. A wellness spa offers all the trappings to rest and rejuvenate you. A children’s club will keep the little ones entertained and the three bars and two eateries serve mouthwatering dishes.
Marbella Club – Marbella Club - is found in lovely Málaga in the Costa del Sol, in the most idyllic setting imaginable. It’s only an 11 minute drive (7.4 km) to the centre of upmarket Marbella. Fuengirola is 23 minutes away (26.0 km) and Estepona is 29 minutes away (40.1 km). Set in the Benahavis Hills this 18 hole golf course measures over 6,000 metres and offers challenging bunkers. It enjoys panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea, Gibraltar and the coastline of Africa. The famous riding stables are here and host the Spanish Show Jumping Championships. Beautiful real estate is found surrounding this golf course and investors buy in to a solid investment that adds to their portfolio. It doesn’t take much imagination to see the first-hand service and the quality of food served here is exceptional.
The Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol and Costa Calida leads the way with championship golf courses, offering a range of challenging courses in picturesque locations. Not only that, add to the mix delightful golfing properties in close proximity to the courses, or on the golf resorts themselves. Golf, sunshine, superb resorts offering a range of amenities and panoramic views – who wouldn’t want this? These properties are not just for the golfers, but with all the extra sports and amenities these properties are perfect for the whole family. Golfing in Spain has more to offer than you could imagine.