Suitably coined as “The Golf Valley”, Nueva Andalucia is home to some of the most renowned golf courses in Europe. Visitors and residents enjoy the best of both worlds with its luscious green landscapes and close proximity to Puerto Banus and Marbella, it is any wonder Nueva Andalucia is so sought after? Read on to discover more about this golfer´s paradise…
Los Naranjos Golf Club
Los Naranjos Golf was designed by the world-famous golf course architect Robert Trent Jones and is also popularly considered as one of his best European golf course designs to date. Measuring 6,457 metres from the championship tees, this par 72 golf course features strategically positioned obstacles and wide fairways to challenge the most experienced golfer. The name was coined for its stunning orange groove running along the last nine holes.
Real Club de Golf las Brisas
This Robert Trent Jones´s design opened in 1969 and is recognised as one of Europe´s most impressive courses. Having hosted the Spanish Open, The World Cup and the Mediterranean Open, golfers see playing at Las Brisas as the ultimate achievement. The combination of raised greens and sand traps poses as a thrilling challenge for the player.
Magna Golf Course
This is definitely a golf course for all levels, combining a variation of difficult and simple elements. Designed by José María Elguezábal, the course has the extra bonus of water hazards which trains the player´s precision skills. Additional facilities at the Magna Golf Course, which has a fantastic clubhouse and golf school also include a driving range for 34 players, with 12 covered positions, and two large putting greens with a total area of more than 500 m2.
Aloha Golf Club
Known as one of the best golf courses in Spain, since 2017, Aloha Golf Club has hosted the PGA European Tour three times. A parkland course of Par 72 it is laid out in the traditional design with 4 par 5′s, 10 par 4′s and 4 par 3′s’ distributed evenly between the two nines. Designed by Javier Arana, varied vegetation and trees have been strategically positioned to make the golfing experience even more thrilling and challenging. The views of the Concha mountain and Mediterranean Sea from Aloha Golf are just breath taking and the perfect addition to your game.
La Quinta Golf
Designed by the three-time World Champion and Ryder Cup champion Manuel Piñero, La Quinta Golf is one of the most beautiful golf clubs in the Costa del Sol. The club consists of three courses of nine holes combined providing the player with a variety of options and challenges. La Quinta even has a golf academy with exceptional equipment and facilities, the ideal place to hone your skills.