Golf on the Costa del Sol
Are you passionate about golf? Then indulge yourself on the Costa del Sol. Thanks to its wonderful, Mediterranean climate with its generally warm, dry summers and mild winters, the Costa del Sol has developed not only into one of the most popular regions for golfers in Spain, but also into one of the most popular golf destinations in Europe.
Nowhere else in Europe offers such a vast selection of golf courses within a short distance of each other. You will find in the region of 50 golf courses on the Costa del Sol so it is hardly surprising that it is also known as the ‘Costa del Golf’. Many of the golf courses are located in picturesque, hilly settings, which also offer stunning, panoramic views of the Mediterranean’s azure waters. Golfing on the Costa del Sol is just as much about enjoying the beautiful surroundings as it is about enjoying the game itself.
Moreover, the diversity of the golf courses on the Costa del Sol, makes golfing an incredible experience here. Think of beautiful, wide open, relatively flat courses with subtle hills and dips, narrow fairways in the hills, generous and incredibly fast greens and spectacular long holes. Or imagine extremely challenging, undulating links courses with intense winds coming in from the Mediterranean Sea.
The Costa del Sol, stretching from Marbella to Gibraltar, encompasses a variety of top golf courses and luxury golf resorts for both beginners and advanced golfers. A low handicap is required for some of these courses but the golf parks themselves welcome everyone. Even your non-golfing travel companions will have a wonderful time here.