Golf in the Marbella Area
One sport that never gets out of style is Golf – like who on Earth doesn’t want to give it a swing? If you’ve been to a lot of golf courses and have called some of them as a prime, the ones in Marbella will still surprise you and will give you a far superior impression. Well, the best and most popular golf destination in Europe is in this paradise – Marbella.
The reason behind such praises is due to the amazingly pleasant year-round climate, together with the wide selection of premium quality golf courses and resorts – all with awe-inspiring landscapes. With more than 20 golf clubs that are all top-quality, we are going to give you a glimpse of our top 3 picks on this article.
The first on our list that’s considered a legend is none other than El Paraiso Golf Club. It was designed by Gary Player and is breathtakingly placed between two lakes through hundreds of wonderful fully grown pine trees. It is one of the oldest courses in Costa del Sol and has garnered a very prestigious reputation. It has a traditional British golf club feel with international membership. The overall ambiance and community is friendly and absolutely sociable. Everyone is welcome and invited to join most of the competitions done by the club.
The course it has to offer will suit all types of handicap strategies. However, it isn’t the most difficult of sorts. It will offer you a serene and vibrant feel; it has a beautiful surrounding that’s sure to relax any soul and at the same time provide them some sure entertainment – it is absolutely amazing for any holiday golfer.
The second on our list is a world renowned golf club and is the official home of the European PGA. It offers 72 courses and two 18 hole par. It is one of the most diverse golf clubs that is able to cater all sorts of players – from a total novice to an international pro golfer. It offers a huge selection of holes, suited for all levels of handicap making it a club full of assorted players (in terms of level, and even culture).
As stated above, the club has two courses – one old and one new. The old course will give you wide open fairways that are typically elevated green and surrounded by tall Eucalyptus, Pine, and Olive trees. It gives you a wonderful scenic view that’s sure to unwind you really fast. These trees also provide a nice shade during the summer months, making it extremely easy to play.
The second course is just recent. This course, in particular, is more angled for tenured players as it has some need for accurate tee shots. Still, it welcomes new players as well as there are some areas that are fairly easy to come by with. This club is great for all types of players, pro or beginners alike. It is also one of the largest driving ranges in Spain and offers a reasonable tuition for everyone.
The last that we consider a part of our list is Los Naranjos Golf Club. The course was designed by Robert Trent Jones, a world-class golf architect, and considers it as one of his best. It boasts amazing sceneries without any other like it. It also has some very warm welcoming staffs, making it a very nice experience. It has a balanced mixture of holes and challenges that will always keep you in an upbeat feel. It has an assortment of fairways, keeping all golfers with different levels amused.
There are some fairways with water hazards so a strategic approach is indeed a must. When it comes to design, Los Naranjos Golf Club wins by a landslide due to its superb elegance. There is nothing just like it and no words can really define its awesomeness.