COSTA AZAAHAR SOUTH
The Costa Blanca is a fantastic holiday destination for golfers. We have chosen some of the best golf courses in this region and across into Costa Azaha. One of our most popular championship courses is Levante, near Benidorm. Also El Saler is regarded as one of the top 3 courses in Europe and in the top 60 of the World.
Below is our choice of courses that we feel a keen golfer should not miss out on. Once we know your requirements we will recommend the best courses to fore fill your day. Every course we recommend will set you a different standard to achieve each day that can result in a few birdies or a card destroyer !
Levante Golf Course
Desined by the Nicklaus Design Company in 2007, there mission has been to enhance the golf experience, to the high standards established in the career and life of 18-time major champion and golf course designer Jack Nicklaus. The marvellous sea views and finestrat mountains make this 18 hole, par 72, 6226 meters, black tees, Championship American Parkland course "A Must Play".
The signature hole for the course, often described as the best par 3 in Spain, is 230 yards from the elevated back tee, the green is surrounded by trees and bunkers and the view from the tee is spectacular.
El Saler Golf Course
El Saler Golf Course is considered as one of the top 60 courses in the world and within the top 3 in Europe, opened in 1968, hosted the Spainish Open and many Spainish Professional competitions.
The golf course layout is varied, ranging from the beach links reminiscent of the famous Scottish golf courses to areas of typical Mediterranean forest. The par-72 course measures 6335 meters, white tees, spread out over 18 holes, it is long, demanding and challenging but preserves its reputation.
La Sella Golf
Designed by Doube Masters Champion Augusta Jose Maria Olazabal and opened in 1991, La Sella is now estalished as one of the most difficult golf courses in Spain. The Championship 18 hole, par 72, 6289 meters will give most golfers challenges. The fairways are long and narrow with many blind dog legs that are also tree lined, confirming its reputation as not only difficult but finest courses in Spain.
La Galiana Golf
This challenging Championship 18 hole, par 72, 6975 meters black tees will test every golfer, opened in 2011 it has an ultra modern irrigation system, keeping the course in excellent condition. Fairways are wide with 11 well placed lakes and bunkers that guard the greens.
The views are spectacular and the course is an absolute pleasure to play and we recommend you have all 14 clubs in your bag as you will use them all, a very entertaining golf course that demands respect, La Galiana Golf should not be missed.
Foressos Club De Golf
The 18 hole, par 72, 6364 meters course is a fantastic Medeiterranean example of 1500 palm trees, 200 pine trees, 100 olive trees and a wide range of botanical species with a renovated 12th century farmhouse as the clubhouse serving delicious meals, prepared with local products.
Foressos Golf has one of Europe’s largest greens, 70 meters, as well as one triple green involving holes 2, 14 and 16.
Quite a long course but an easy walk with various lakes all being hard to miss it will test the amateur and professional golfer alike.
The Poniente golf course par 62, length of 4941 meters, is located on the hillside of a Mediterranean pine beautiful valley with sea and mountain views.
Although Poniente is shorter than normal 18 hole courses, it has some spectacular holes that require a real challenge to all golfers, it requires skill from short irons and is demanding for the low handicap player, although all the holes offer alternatives to players with medium and high handicaps.