Golfing in Mallorca
Long renowned as a holiday playground, Mallorca ( Majorca ), the largest of the Ballearic islands, has now become a serious golfing holiday destination, with a choice of 14 great 18 hole golf courses.
This beautiful island has something for everyone, from bustling Magalluf with its vibrant nightlife, to the peace and tranquility of resorts like Costa de Los Pinos in the northeast of the island.
The climate is warm all year round and the autumn winter and spring months are ideal for playing golf. With 14 great 18 hole course to choose from, Mallorca is now one of the best golfing destinations in Europe.
The south west of the island is where we find the more lively resorts and bustling nightlife, as well as the capital of the island, the cosmopolitan city of Palma with its wonderful selection of shops, restaurants and tapas bars.
It is also in the south west that the majority of the island's golf courses are located. Golfers staying in the resorts of Magalluf, Palma Nova, Santa Ponsa, Cala Mayor, Illetas and Camp de Mar can choose from 9 courses, all of which are within easy reach.
The north east of the island is quieter and very scenic, perfect for those looking for a peaceful and relaxing golf holiday. The resort of Cala Millor is the liveliest in this part of the island, while the resorts of Costa de los Pinos and Sa Coma are oasises of tranquility and beauty. Whichever of these resorts you choose, you will have five fine golf courses within easy reach.
Hotel Joan Miro Museum - Cala Major
Located, at the end of Palma's Paseo Maritimo opposite the Marivent Royal Palace, the Hotel Joan Miro Museum (formerly Hotel Dali) is only a few minutes taxi or bus ride from the exciting Palma city centre.
Nixe Palace Hotel - Cala Major
Situated on the beach of Cala Mayor, with a spectacular view over the bay of Palma, the 5 star Nixe Palace combines traditional Mallorcan architecture with the modern facilities and first class service you would expect from a hotel of this high standard.
Pionero Hotel - Santa Ponsa
The Globales Pionero Hotel and its sister hotel the Santa Ponsa Park, are ideally situated only 300m from the sandy beach of Santa Ponsa and within a few minutes walk of bars restaurants and shops.
Sol Barbados Hotel - Magaluf
Situated in a lovely location at the quiet end of the lively resort of Magalluf, the Sol Barbados was renovated to a very high standard in 2015. With 7 golf courses within easy reach and the centre of the resort only a short strolling distance, this is the perfect base for combining great golf with a lively night life.
Sol Guadalupe Hotel - Magaluf
The Sol Guadalupe is situated in the heart of Magalluf, in a quiet location, yet within easy walking distance of the bars restaurants and clubs of this lively resort. The hotel is only 300 m from the sandy Magalluf beach and within easy reach of 7 golf clubs
Son Caliu Hotel & Spa Oasis
The four star Son Caliu Hotel Spa Oasis is the perfect base for a golfing holiday in Mallorca. The hotel enjoys an ideal location, overlooking a small cove and secluded beach, surrounded by sub-tropical gardens and just a short walking distance from the numerous bars and restaurants of the lively resort of Palma Nova.
Andratx Golf Course - Camp de Mar
18 Holes - Par 72 - 6089m Opened in 2000, the Andratx course (Golf de Andratx) at Camp de Mar is stunningly scenic, it has been designed to blend with the natural terrain and is a magnificent layout.
Poniente Golf Course
18 Holes - Par 72 - 6430m One of the oldest course on Mallorca, Poniente was opened in in 1978 and is a challenging and well designed course which will be enjoyed by players of all abilities.
Son Muntaner Golf Course - Arabella Golf
18 Holes - Par 72 - 6347 metres The Son Muntaner course is characterised by its large greens and varied holes, providing testing but enjoyable challenge to both low and high handicap players.