An Introduction to the Costa del Sol
Also known as the Costa del Golf, there is a lot of golf to be played on this stretch of coastline, hence this is a popular choice for those looking for all-inclusive golf holidays in Spain. We have a number of these luxurious golf courses, and our team have picked the best courses to suit anyone choosing Costa del Sol golf breaks.
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Why is the Costa del Sol a Golfers Paradise?
This famous region in Spain is renowned as a golf destination and was established as far back as the early 1960s. The climate is temperate year-round and is ideal for playing golf and is sometimes known as the Costa del Golf with over 70 courses from which to choose. Over the years it has become one of the most established coastal golf regions and attracts golfers from all walks of life. The best times of the year to travel are April through to July and September and October.
The area is blessed with pleasant weather all year round, with an average of 320 days of sun a year. So your group can enjoy the attractive beaches, a range of leisure facilities and superb restaurants for most of the year whilst enjoying golf holidays in Costa Del Sol.
When To Visit
Over the years it has become one of the most established coastal golf regions and attracts golfers from all walks of life. The best times of the year to travel are April through to July and September and October.
Flights into Malaga airport operate from all UK airports with a wide range of carriers serving the route including British Airways, Monarch Airlines, Easyjet, Ryanair, Thomas Cook to name but a few. The average flying time is 2 hours and 45 minutes; it’s just a short flight away to play golf in the sun. Want to avoid airline baggage limits? Many courses also include golf club hire with buggies included meaning you don’t necessarily need to take your own clubs making golf travel stress free.
Golf & Resorts
The area stretches from San Roque (near Gibraltar) all the way to Malaga. The larger resorts on the coast include Marbella Golf Country Club, Estepona, Fuengirola and Benalmadena.
In our opinion, this region provides some fantastic options for your golfing holiday. We love the courses around Marbella with Santa Maria, La Quinta and Rio Real being amongst our favourites.
The nightlife in the area caters for all needs. Marbella and Puerto Banus provide buzzy and lively bars and restaurants whereas Sotogrande will provide you with something a bit more refined and serene.
Interested in group golf tours? Contact us today about our Costa Del Sol golfing packages.