Are you a golf enthusiast? You can also enjoy golfing during your holiday if you do not yet own a second home. The climate but also the many beautifully landscaped golf courses and resorts have increased the group of golf tourists in recent years. Several golf courses are surrounded by luxury apartments and villas. The coast of southern Spain, the Costa del Sol, also known as Costa del Golf, has more than 70 golf courses and is the first destination in Europe for golf enthusiasts and is home to some of the most famous and best golf courses in the world, where you can enjoy the more than 300 days of sunshine a year!
Most ideal for groups of golfers for its fantastic nightlife, the combination with luxury hotels and a large number of championship golf courses is in Sotogrande, Estepona, Marbella, Mijas and Fuengirola. Over the past four decades, the coast has hosted numerous other European tour events, including the World Cup, World Golf Championship, Volvo Masters, Spanish Open and World Match Play Championship. The Costa del Sol has been awarded as the best European golf destination by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO). The Costa del Sol takes part in the International Golf Travel Market, one of the most internationally recognized events in the golf industry, bringing together a total of 1,300 golf travel industry professionals from over 65 countries each year.