Golf in Spain and you will find year round sun, a feast of regional gastronomical flavors, fabulous wines plus championship golf courses all adding up to a warm and adventurous golfing holiday. From world famous cities like Madrid and Barcelona to small medieval towns oozing with history to the seaside resort region of the Costa del Sol, Europe’s leading golf tourism destination serves up hundreds of golf experiences waiting to be discovered. With its reputation as continental Europe’s #1 golf course, Valderrama played host to the 1997 Ryder Cup. Two neighboring golf courses, San Roque Club with a pair of contrasting and challenging layouts and Robert Trent Jones, Sr.’s first European design at Sotogrande solidify Spain’s southern coast along the Mediterranean as a highly regarded golf destination. Regardless of where you choose to golf in Spain, Spain provides travelers with a unique brand of hospitality and a smorgasbord of activities to fill a holiday scorecard. Don’t forget the siesta! Golf in Spain is what every serious golfer should experience at least once in their life.
The Costa del Sol or “Coast of the Sun”, is one of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations. Best known for its mild climate combined with hundreds of beautiful beaches, Costal del Sol is also world renown as a prime destination for the world’s most discerning golfers. There are over 50 world class golf courses, four of which are ranked in the top 10 in Europe,with stunning mountain and clifftop locations, offering spectacular views over the area’s varied landscapes, and down to the sea 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, and La Reserva.