IN MALLORCA YOU CAN FIND 20 GOLF COURSES!
Mallorca is known as a little paradise for beaches as well as a mass tourismus in certain areas, but until more recently it was not properly appreciate for the Luxury and Golf courses it actually offers.
This has totally changed and it´s offer of some of the best golf and boutique hotels in Palma as much as by the actual courses are counted on the highest on the european demand. This added up to it’s sunshine days early and late season and mild winters, maybe except the month of February, has become one of the most sought after destinations for this sport lovers
Most golf courses add to the beauty of the surroundings the seaside backdrop and the magnificent restaurant, shopping and night life that palma and some other locations in Mallorca offer and the holiday – sport choice is incredibly appealing.
Alcanada and Son Gual have recently been ranked amongst the best in Europe. Son Gual is 175 acres of pure beauty and luxury play. The special scenery has 3 par threes with demanding par fours and a couple of challenging par fives, something for a golfer who will get a taste for testing their golfing capability.
The most popular older courses on the island are Santa Ponsa, Poniente and Son Vida are still very popular choices.
Santa Ponsa is a course for those who prefer ground experience immersion as it is a completely walkable course that doesn’t require a buggy. It was part of the European PGA golf tour on six different occasions.
Mallorca is hands down probably the best place in Europe to play golf in the winter and early or late season. In July and August you must count on the high temperatures and very crowded island. If you are looking to enjoy a splendid golf holiday or even just one day of sport during your family or friend holiday will not be disappointed.
MAIN GOLF COURSES IN PALMA AREA
Arabella Golf Mallorca
golf resort . Four differentiated golf courses that will challenge your handicap: Golf Son Muntaner, Golf Son Vida, Golf Son Quint and Son Quint Golf Pitch + Putt. Enjoy a natural environment just 5 minutes away from Palma.
Description of the different Arabella golf courses
Arabella Golf Mallorca is a 63-hole golf resort, the biggest in Spain. It has 4 luxury golf courses in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 5 minutes away from Palma city center, at the exclusive Son Vida residential area:
Golf Son Vida, inaugurated in 1964, was the first golf course in Mallorca and it is definitely one of the most beautiful for its old trees and spectacular views over Palma bay. It is a legend and it is very well-known for golfists of all around Europe. Arabella Golf Son Vida has held two PGA tournaments.
Golf Son Muntaner, designed by german architect Kurt Rossknecht, is surrounded by a beautiful mediterranean landscape, with a hugh variety of hits, from high tees or at hole level. It houses a covered and illuminated driving range, as well as the Arabella Golf Academy for adults and children.
Golf Son Quint, opened in 2007 and designed by Ramón Espinosa and Kurt Rossknecht, is a very trendy and stylish course that offers a wide range play.
Golf Son Quint Pitch + Putt is the unique 3-par Pitch&Putt course in Mallorca. Ideal for newcomers to the golf world or for those with short time disposal. Handicap not required.
GOLF PARK PUNTIRÓ
has the most complete and more comfortable training area.
The driving range has greens and bunkers to practise real game conditions. It has 240 yards length and allows the best hitters to play the drive. It offers 42 practice bays (tees), 14 of which are covered and 28 uncovered.
Also in this area there is a Coaching Studio for developing theoretical classes, about rules of the game and video projections showing recordings of each pupil’s swing.
Its proximity to Palma de Mallorca facilitates any golf lover to come to GOLF PARK PUNTIRÓ and practice his favorite sport without loosing much time travelling.