Spain is one of the best golf destinations in Europe for years, golfers continuing to play golf in Spain. Every year, more than 50 million tourists visit Spain. There are 349 golf courses in Spain and Spanish golf clubs have about 300,000 members.
Spanish golf holidays are generally blessed with sunshine at any time of the year, with Murcia the home of La Manga, claiming the most hours of sunshine per year on the continent. 300 days or more of sunshine each and every year is reason enough to visit, however the magnificent collection of courses, many of which comprise part of the famous Nicklaus Golf Trail, make it an unmissable destination.
Spain offers rich and varied landscapes.Most of golf courses are located on the coast, where you can play golf with amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea.While Spain's Southern coast is its most popular golfing region, the Costa Brava is the country's emerging star with the Girona area boasting some of Europe's top courses, including the renowned PGA Catalunya.
Just North of Gibraltar, the San Roque and Sotogrande area is littered with famous courses, none more revered than Valderrama. Elsewhere, not far from Malaga's international airport there are resorts of outstanding quality including Fİnca Cortesin, a former Volvo World Matchplay host venue.