Those that enjoy the game of golf and are planning a trip to the Southern part of Spain will soon discover that there are several golf courses that are considered to be the very best. The following are a few highlights of some of these that both visitors and residents of this region enjoy playing golf.
Los Naranjos Golf Club
This is one of the top ranked golf courses in Marbella. The design of the golf course was by Robert Trent Jones Sr. This golf club opened for business in 1977. Then in 2009, the club went through a major update in its clubhouse along with the practice field and the course itself. The courses available range from 3 to 4 miles. It is a course that is enjoyed by amateurs as well as the pros. Aside from providing an excellent golfing experience those attending here can enjoy some wonderful cuisine at the club’s restaurant, or enjoy a cool drink on the terrace. It has all the amenities that make a golf club a pleasant place to go to, such as quality change rooms and a hair salon on site. For those who want to enjoy some golf related shopping, they can do so at the Club’s store.
Another great golf club located in the Southern part of Spain. This one can be found in Benalmadena. Although this club is considered to be more expensive than many of the others, it does present some golfing challenges that are enjoyed by golfers who possess different skill levels. Aside from this, the environment is enjoyable as the scenery is beautiful. It is a course that is comprised of a lot of hills, so golfers need to be prepared for this. Following a good round of golf, there is an excellent restaurant that serves some good choices in quality made food.
Calanova Golf Club
A lot of people who enjoy playing golf enjoy what this golf course has to offer. They appreciate that it is always in good condition and improvements are frequent. Although the course is short, it does offer some interesting challenges for the golfers to overcome. Afterwards, most will enjoy what the club restaurant has to offer and often comment on how friendly the staff is here in all areas of the club. There is also a great shop on site for those who wish to do some shopping.
La Cala Golf
For those that are looking for a golfing experience that they will consider to be one of the best they have had then it means playing at the La Cala Golf Club. Here there are three 18 hole courses all of which are championship courses. For those who want something a little shorter, they can enjoy the six hole par three practice course. This is such a popular golf club that it has included a hotel to provide accommodations for their guests who wish to enjoy the club to its fullest. Many who play here will comment on the small greens which are nevertheless most enjoyable as they are included in the challenges that this course has to offer. Another enjoyable aspect of the course is that it has five par 5’s to challenge golfers at all levels.
Southern Spain has a lot to offer golfers no matter what their skill levels are. This includes the impressive social settings they offer by way of clubhouses that include fine restaurants, and pro shops which means that a most enjoyable day can be spent enjoying one’s favorite sport.
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