Have you ever been somewhere where you can play your favourite sport 365 days a year? If your answer is “no,” then you need to plan a trip to the Costa del Golf! With more than 70 golf courses and an average annual temperature of 20℃, the province of Malaga is a true paradise for golfers from around the world. One reason for this is its abundance of Costa del Sol golf resorts—impressive luxury hotels where you can play golf, too. Read below to find out some of our favourites.
Parador de Golf – Málaga
If you’re looking for a golf resort in Malaga capital, Parador de Golf is a great choice! Just 10 minutes from the city by car, it’s home to the oldest golf course in Andalusia. In addition to being modernized over the years, this course has hosted a long list of major golf tournaments, like the Andalusian Open in 2010. This course has both the 18-hole Old Course + 9 Links. The resort itself has comfortable, modern rooms (including ones that have been adapted for people with disabilities), sea views, large outdoor spaces and private beach access.
Source: Parador de Golf Málaga official website
La Cala Golf Resort (Mijas)
Like an oasis of peace, La Cala Golf Resort, in Mijas, is far away from the city and surrounded by nature. This four-star, Andalusian-style hotel has 107 rooms with magnificent views, three impressive courses (the Asia Course, Europe Course and American Course), sports facilities, a full-service spa, restaurants, bars, meeting rooms and more. As one of the best Costa del Sol golf resorts, La Cala Golf Resort is a place you won’t want to leave!
Source: La Cala Golf Resort, Mijas official website
Westin La Quinta Golf Resort & Spa (Benahavís)
Located in Benahavís, in the heart of the "Valle de Golf," the Westin La Quinta Golf Resort & Spa is a unique destination for golf lovers. It has 27 private golf holes, all of which are surrounded by the stunning Sierra Blanca and Mediterranean Sea. The hotel has 170 rooms, all with a private terrace, modern and elegant decor and views of the sea and mountains. Along with its golf amenities, what really stands out is the resort’s full-service "Heavenly Spa by Westing." It’s a 1,500 square-metre spa with a gym, a hydrotherapy area, eight treatment rooms, a beauty salon and a relaxation area where you can enjoy a cup of tea.
Source: The Westing La Quinta Golf Resort & Spa official website
Hotel Los Monteros Spa & Golf Resort (Marbella)
Hotel Los Monteros, in Marbella, is one of the most iconic properties in Costa del Sol. With its incomparable setting and five-star Grand Luxury rating, this resort—located in the so-called "Milla del Golf"—offers special golf packages and reduced green fees for 30+ nearby golf courses. The resort has 173 rooms (most of which are suites) and gives guests a unique setting where they can disconnect from the hustle and bustle of daily life and really relax. If you want to be active, you can! In addition to golf, this locale has modern sports facilities like a paddle tennis club, a volleyball court and more.
Source: Hotel Los Monteros Spa & Golf Resort
ONA Valle Romano Golf & Resort (Estepona)
Sitting in Estepona, Valle Romano is one of the most iconic urban complexes in Costa del Sol. In addition to luxury homes and the magnificent Aparthotel ONA Valle Romano Golf & Resort, this property has an 18-hole golf course, a clubhouse, a prestigious golf school and one of the largest sports facilities in the entire province. Its hotel has luxurious apartments right next to the golf course, as well as a social club, a gym, a three-court paddle tennis area, a special kids area and billiards and ping pong tables. For the convenience of its guests, the resort offers free beach transfers during the summer months.
Source: Ona Valle Romano Golf & Resort official website
Wake up in a luxurious hotel, admire incredible views of the Mediterranean Sea or the mountains, savour a tasty breakfast and spend the day playing on some of the best golf courses in Costa del Sol. Doesn’t that sound wonderful? Find your favourite golf resort and start planning your next escape to the Costa del Golf today.