By now you should know that Mallorca is much more than just sun and beach. The thousands and thousands of tourists who decide to travel to this beautiful island are especially attracted to the opportunity to pursue different sports during their holidays. In this case, if you are a golf lover, then you absolutely need to read this. Here are the best golf courses you can enjoy around the island.
Son Servera Golf – Costa dels Pins
Currently the second oldest golf club in Mallorca, this 18 holes’ golf pitch is located at the foot of beautiful mountains and surrounded by a vast amount of pine trees. Here you can witness breath taking views of Bay of Cala Millor. Generally, it is an easy wavy golf course. It is beautiful, fun and suitable for everyone.
Alcanada Golf – Port D’Alcudia
Next to the bay of Alcudia and overlooking its lighthouse you can find the Alcanada Golf course. Recognized as one of the best golf courses in Mallorca, Spain and Europe this 18 holes’ golf pitch measures around 6,499 meters in total, with incredible fast greens and of exceptional quality.
Golf Son Gual – Palma
In the heart of Mallorca is the very exclusive Golf Son Gual, a real challenge for golf lovers all enclosed in a very private environment. It possesses a generous and broad design; a real natural elegance. The Mallorcan “Augusta”.
Capdepera Golf – Artà
Capdepera Golf is located between the Castle of Capdepera and Artà. It possesses 18 holes in total: some single ones, mostly located in the valley area, and others between the mountains of the Mallorcan Levante, a real challenge for expert golfers. Special mention goes to hole number 15, where you can enjoy and amazing panoramic view of the valley and the coast. Mallorca Magazine has classified it as the most beautiful golf hole of the entire island.
Golf Son Muntaner – Palma
Undoubtedly, Son Muntaner is one of the best golf courses in Spain and Europe. A real icon in the island. Make sure to stop in the second round to contemplate “Na Capitana”, the oldest millenary olive tree on the island. It possesses a stunning practice area with driving range and pitching area. They also have the largest putting green on the island. The size of its greens gives the opportunity to organize the flags in different positions creating a different golf course every day.
Vall D’Or Golf – Felanitx
This golf course is 18 holes of pure entertainment surrounded by beautiful views of the sea. Perfect if you are looking to play golf next to the Mediterranean breeze. It has a par 71 and around 5538 meters in length. It has two different types of landscapes; the first part is typically undulated and surrounded by pine trees, almonds and olive trees. The second part the pitch is wider and descends towards the sea.
Canyamel Golf – Capdepera
Welcome to Canyamel Golf course! Situated in the north-eastern corner of the island and long more than 6100 meters this golf course is an icon of the island, thanks to its 18 holes with a par 73. Two of the holes are extremely difficult. Hole number 9 (par 4) there is a small house that makes it challenging to make the whole 320 meters in only 4 strokes. From hole number 4, instead, you can witness a lovely view of the sea and even of the neighbourhood island Menorca. In this course it is common to find Mediterranean turtles roaming around. Make sure to respect them.
Golf de Andratx – Es Camp de Mar
The location where this golf course is situated is quite stunning: completely surrounded by olive and almond trees. This field close to Es Camp de Mar has 18 holes and its known to be a real challenge for golfers. The famous hole number 6 is the longest in Spain with 609 meters in length. A golf course that every expert golfer should take in consideration to visit during their stay in Mallorca.
Most of these golf courses have a common denominator: a pleasant incomparable Mediterranean breeze and a stunning landscape. These are just few golf courses the island can offer. Just find out which one suits you the most and enjoy!