Majorca has been acclaimed to be one of the favourite destinations to play Golf in Europe. The island offers one of the best selections of golf courses, with a wide variety in strategy as in environments and landscapes.
The south of Majorca offers golf players a wide geographical area in which they can choose a golf course according to their preferences and needs. A privileged weather throughout the year makes this area of the island a refuge for golfers from all over the world.
Thinking about it, we have decided to make a brief review of the best courses in the south of Majorca
Golf de Andratx. This golf course is located in the middle of an overwhelming landscape surrounded by olive and almond trees. It has 18 holes, and is one of the courses that offer a real challenge to the players. Its famous hole 6 presumes to be the longest in Spain, with 609 meters. Obstacles of all kinds and spectacular views make it a must for every golfer.
Real Golf de Bendinat. Located just 20 minutes from Palma, the Real Golf de Bendinat offers its visitors a 5.66-meter course and 18 holes. It was designed by Martin Hawtree and requires his players a good dose of strategy. This field blends beauty and nature in a perfect way, with incredible views over the bay of Palma and the Castle of Bendinat.
Golf Maioris. If what you are looking for is a typical environment, with purely Mediterranean vegetation then this is a course that you should visit. With an area of 63 hectares, this course is characterized by very wide streets and strategically located greens.
T Golf & Country Club. A view of the Sierra de Tramuntana and just 12 kilometers away from Palma makes this golf course a necessary visit if you are on the island. A path that runs between pine trees, olive trees and the mediterranean flora, makes this field a delight for players and visitors. 18 holes and 6430 meters that will test the best players, but also with space for occasional players.
Golf Park Mallorca Puntiró. A beautiful par 71 course, with 18 holes, that receives the visitors in a space totally integrated in the surrounding orography. A well-maintained tree-planting composed of olive trees, wild olive trees and carob trees offers the visitors a window into the Majorcan landscape. This golf course is considered medium difficulty and has a length of 6,027 meters. A course that will test your accuracy when hitting.
Golf Santa Ponsa 1. This wonderful course was inaugurated in 1977 and has one of the longest holes in Europe, with 590m. It has been chosen six times as the headquarters of the PGA European Tour, which already gives us a clue about its quality. This golf course has tees-off to suit all likings, for both, big hitters and short and precise game lovers.
Golf Santa Ponsa 2. It was inaugurated in 1991 and although it is for members use only, it has innumerable attractions. It has a driving range, putting green and a complete short game area.
Son Antem Golf Club East. Located just 20 minutes away from Palma and with enviable surroundings, this golf course is one of the favourites of the golf players that visit the island. Your tour can be interesting, both for beginners and for expert players, assuming a real challenge for all types of players. Its beautiful lakes frame a unique layout on the island and they adorn it and integrate it into the landscape. A truly recommended field.
Son Antem Golf Club West. Located in the heart of Majorca and just 20 minutes away from Palma. Son Antem Golf Club West offers its visitors 18 holes designed with care and quite challenging, whichever your level of game is. Majestic views of Puig de Randa allow players to find in this course the essence of Golf in Majorca.
Golf Son Gual. Very close to Palma airport, there is Golf Son Gual, an exclusive course with a private and inspiring atmosphere. Its design includes numerous obstacles along its 18 holes and 6621 meters in length: fairway, water and green protection bunkers. A real pleasure for expert and amateur players.
Arabella Golf Son Muntaner. Located between the bay of Palma and the Na Burguesa mountain, the golf course offers its visitors a true experience for all senses. A remarkable design, and greens that pose continuous challenges. Its 6226 meters and par 72, makes it one of the best courses in Europe. A golf course that you should not miss when visiting Majorca.
Arabella Golf Son Vida. It is the oldest and most traditional golf course in Majorca: Arabella Golf Son Vida. A legendary golf course with the highest prestige in Europe. A technical and fast design, meticulously placed obstacles and a par-5 hole over the water makes this course an indispensable stop for every player.
Arabella Golf Son Quint. One of the youngest golf courses in Majorca offers a wide and open design, which encourages an aggressive game. A pleasure for beginners and advanced players. Contemplating the bay of Palma and the Cathedral from the 8th hole, is one of its main attractions.
Golf Son Termens. Perfectly integrated into the Sierra de Tramuntana, this golf course is surrounded by mountains and native vegetation, without any type of building unconnected with the landscape. Its route runs through a mountain landscape and crossing it, supposes to immerse yourself in the nature of the island. The average difficulty of the course requires a good precision to avoid the most demanding obstacles. It is, definitely, a unique golf course inside the island.