One of the favourite past times on the island has got to be golfing. It allows players a chance to relax and unwind in beautiful settings, and allowing for players with all levels of experience to have a great time.
If you are looking for a Luxury Villa To Rent in Sol De Mallorca and are a keen golfer then you may be interested in the course at Andratx. Andratx Golf Course, opened in 2000 and designed by the famous Gleneagles, is one of Mallorca’s most difficult and challenging championship courses, with its eighteen holes that take you through the hills of South West Mallorca. The course has sixty bunkers full of the finest quality sand, seven lakes and fairly narrow fairways, making for a very interesting game. The marvellous location of the course allows for excellent views of the landscape and sea as you play and is well maintained. Buggies are included in the green fee and the clubhouse features a highly rated and recommended Italian restaurant.
Canyamel Golf course in the North East of Mallorca is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful courses on the island. Designed by Jose Cancedo, this eighteen hole course caters for all levels of player and both the stunning views and exceptional green makes this course a real delight.
Two eighteen hole courses make up the Son Antem Golf Club and are the masterpieces of one of Spain’s leading course designers, Francisco Lopez Segales. Son Antem has earned itself rave reviews from both professional golfers and those who play for fun. The par 72 layout of the East Course is set over an old hunting estate and is better suited to beginner and intermediate players. The par 72 West Course however, is much more of an exciting challenge for golfers of all levels, with tight fairways, three lakes and woodlands. Several major European golf tournaments have also been held here, including the Mallorca Cup and the Audi Quattro Cup and whichever course you play on, they will not disappoint.
10km North of Palma lies the Son Termens Golf Course, designed by Harris Group and Jose Rodriguez and opened in 1998. Very popular with the locals, this eighteen hole course has hilly fairways and small greens, as well as being noted as one of Mallorca’s more challenging courses. It also tends to be a bit quieter than some of the others on the island, so is the perfect place to play in peace whilst surrounded by beautiful scenery.
If you are looking for a Luxury Villa To Rent in Puerto Portals then another of Mallorca’s most beautiful courses has got to be the Son Vida Golf Club. Situated a few miles North West of Palma, this eighteen hole course offers breath taking views. It was also one of the first courses to be created in Mallorca by F.W. Hawtree in 1964 and renovated in 2001 by Kurt Rossknecht. With tight fairways, two water hazards, small round greens with bunkers on either side and doglegs that create a challenge for the more experienced player, this course is highly enjoyable.