Golf in Spain – Top Regions and Recommended Areas

MiMove on 2021-08-31

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We all know that Spain is famous for its excellent weather, exquisite cuisine, and its great quality of life. That is why more people are moving to Spain to live and enjoy all wonders that it has to offer. 

And while it is great to relax by the beach or enjoy a lovely evening with friends while drinking some wine, there are plenty of other activities that you can do when you feel like exercising.  

Golf is one of the many options that you can choose from while living in Spain. It is a great way to exercise and enjoy the outdoors at the same time. 

Now that you are here.  Check our properties in Spain to find your little paradise in the sun! 

Not many people know this, but Spain is quite famous when it comes to Golf. In fact, Spain receives a plethora of visitors looking to play in one of the many golf courses that it has to offer,  and oftentimes, people come from as far away as Japan.

We can confidently say that if you like golf, we guarantee that you will love playing Golf in Spain.

With more than 398 golf courses in Spain spread throughout the country, you will have plenty of options to choose from. 

Let’s now take a tour around the most popular areas for Golf in Spain!

Costa del Sol 

From the extravaganza and its frenetic nightlife of Puerto Banús near Marbella to the tranquil streets of the Andalusian town of Nerja, the province of Málaga has it all. So whether you are looking for a more relaxed place to live or you like being at the centre of all the action, we are sure that you will find your cup of tea. 

Regarding golf, you must know that golf courses in Marbella are of the utmost quality and some are even among the best golf courses in the world. Besides, the sun shines here around 250 days a year. With such great conditions, it is not hard to understand why Costa del Sol is continuously chosen as the number one golf holiday destination. 


Our top 3 picks of golf courses in Marbella


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Los Naranjos

The golf course is located in a privileged area in Marbella, with stunning views and beautiful surroundings. This golf course in Marbella was designed by Robert Trent Jones and it is considered to be a masterpiece, as well as one of the best courses in Spain. It even hosted the Spanish Open and was named “Course of the year” on the Costa del Sol in 2005 and 2008.

This area offers great opportunities when looking for a property to buy. The area is very much appreciated by Spaniards and expats alike, making it a great area to invest in a property as prices here will not fluctuate as much.

In the area, you will find everything you need like schools, restaurants and a very relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. Nevertheless, if you ever feel the urge to be in a livelier scenario, Puerto Banús is just a short ride away.

But Los Naranjos is not the only great golf course that you will find in Marbella. We also recommend that you try these other two:

Finca Cortesin

Villa Padierna


If you liked these golf courses and you can already see yourself playing frequently on them, why don’t you take a look at our properties in the area?



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Costa Blanca 

Another fantastic location is Costa Blanca, which is famous for its long sandy beaches, its rich history and its pleasant climate. That mix has helped Costa Blanca become one of Spain’s most popular holidays destination and a permanent home for many expats, who find here the perfect balance between nature and urban city life. 


Golf in Alicante 

It goes without saying that you will find great golf courses in Alicante. Actually, some golf courses have been designed by world-famous architects. So do not miss the chance of giving them a try! We also recommend visiting some of the golf courses in Torrevieja. 

We can promise; One round at lo Romero, Alenda, Mar Menor or any other golf course in the region and your experience on Costa Blanca will be unforgettable. 

Our top 3 picks of golf courses in Costa Blanca:

Lo Romero 


Mar Menor


We hope that you are already preparing your luggage to move to Spain to enjoy Golf and good weather.

And if you have not found your future home under the sun just yet, we can help you to find the perfect match for you!

Take a look at our properties in Spain and get ready to enjoy a full-time life of happiness under the sun.