Golf in Majorca
Mallorca has a variety of incredible courses that are impossible to better and with a variety of services for the practice of this disciplined sport. Many are the golf courses that offer an excellent service with high quality installations and we wish to mention a few of the many of these that are so outstanding in Mallorca and where it is even possible to enjoy an hotel offer with a golf course included or in the nearby area.
Surrounded by splendid vegetation, the golf field of Club de Golf Canyamel was inaugurated in the year 1989. Its designer is Mr Pepe Gancedo, whose aim was to create a course of medium difficulty, but at the same time respecting the natural environment at all costs.
Offering spectacular panoramic views of the area, it is one of the golf courses where the golf player can enjoy himself from the first hole to the last. The Club de Golf de Canyamel is to be found in the urbanization of the name Urbanización de Canyamel, in the eastern part of Mallorca, within the locality of Artà and it is definitely one of the best golf courses on the island.
Club De Golf de Alcanada
The Club de Golf Alcanada has an impressive score of 17/20 in the Peugeot Golf Guide; this course was designed by Robert Trent Jones, opening its doors in the year 2003. The typical tricks of Trent Jones such as the 58 bunkers at the sides of the greens and in the streets, difficult greens with hidden breaks and the difficult but also pleasing tee shots make this course one of the most liked and esteemed by the most experienced golf players that travel to Mallorca.
Anyway, the most spectacular item in the design of the course is the view over the Bay of Alcúdia which the golf player has present in nearly all the holes. The Club de Golf Alcanada is the only golf course in Mallorca which is right next to the sea. The lighthouse of the isle of Alcanada, situated at about 150 metres off shore is part of the anagram of the club.
The golf course is built in a natural area, and its well-equipped installations are inside a hundred year old building. The golf players that choose this course find themselves in the middle of pure nature with varieties of wild life and autochthonous species of bird life.
Golf Park Mallorca Puntiró
This golf course was designed by one of golf’s golden players, Jack Nicklaus. His philosophy is to highlight the natural surroundings of the course creating an enjoyable and stimulating game for players of all levels. This golf course is very demanding in as far as difficulties of the terrain go because there is a need for precision to overcome the different grades of difficulties to obtain good results.
This golf course has a very good name and reputation, as well as being the home for the Open of Mallorca and it has a lovely mountain as a background with its corresponding splendid views. It is a golf course that combines good appearance with a pleasant sensation of challenge in the game. In fact, it is one of the golf courses with most difficulties in the game of Mallorca, particularly when the wind influences the game.
Castillo Hotel Son Vida
This is an ideal place to stay for those who want to come to play golf in Mallorca and have everything at hand to play the game. As well as the installations and equipment available in this complex, the climatic conditions also facilitate the ideal game in Mallorca. The cuisine offered to the guests in this establishment is, simply, sublime.