Spain has been one the most sought after golfing destinations in Europe since a long time and Marbella has some of the grandest and most challenging courses. The destination is famous for its delightful climate and other luxurious amenities in the area. With the preserved rich cultural heritage, siestas, festivals, late night club parties and not to mention its amazing Beaches – Marbella has certainly risen up the ranks to be one of Spain’s vacation destinations with people from all the world choosing the town for a second home . For Marbella lovers, it is mostly the golf courses, crystal blue waters, the white sands and magnificent mountain views that they can’t get enough of. So let’s get straight to the part where we can know more about these prestigious courses.
REAL LAS BRISAS: At 24th rank in Europe, it is one of Robert Trent Jones’
brainchilds. It was first opened in 1968 and was one of the first to use bent grass.
It is an exclusive members only golf club and interestingly Nick faldo won his
1987 Spanish Open in this very course. For an excellent experience and quality
relaxing time the golf course is one of the best private golf course choices.It is
known for being well maintained, for its excellent dining experience, breathtaking
views and other recreational activities designed exclusively for its members only.
La Reserva Club Sotogrande: This grand 18 hole championship course is a
beauty to behold, known by its common name ‘jewel in the Sotogrande crown’;
the course covers almost 7400 yards. One of the first things that you learn about
the course is that no two holes are the same, golfers have said that it is
impossible to be bored here because the first and second nines are completely
different. With its dark green sweeping foliage the course stands out to be
challenging and exciting for golfers.
Marbella Golf & Country Club: This is a famous design by Robert Trent Jones
Senior and one of the best perks is it’s only 5 minutes from Marbella. It’s one
of those bucket list worthy courses with uphill and downhill shots, along with
cherry on the top being the tricky water hazards and bunkers that make the
course all the more exciting.
La Quinta Golf & Country Club: This beauty lies in the heart of Marbella’s golf
valley whose foundation was laid by one of Spain’s golf ambassador’s Manuel
Piñero. The 27 hole grand course is beautifully embedded into Marbella’s
picturesque scene. With the coastline, the serene beaches and the marvelous
mountains that make the course a stand out. It is a 9 hole course with a world
class restaurant. The other world class amenities in the course make this
place a home run for golfers.
Real Club de Golf Guadalmina: This golf course was opened in 1973 and is one of the most majestic courses in Marbella with 18 holes designed by the famous Folco Nardi. It is renowned for being one of the greatest courses in Costa del sol. It has a south course too and poses to be great for a golfers retreat.
These were just a few out of the many golf courses in Marbella, renowned for its luxury and grand amenities the town poses as one of the first choices for a luxury vacation. It is a hotspot and is loved by people all over the world. Sanpedro grupo offers a wide range of properties in the magnificent town with some of them being just walking distances to the beach and resorts or even to the golf courses. We also offer apartahotel services for those who want a temporary taste of the town.