Costa de la Luz Golf

 

Golf courses located on the western end of the Costa de la Luz within the province of Huelva

 

The Costa del la Luz is the most southern coastline of mainland Spain and is blessed with many superb golf courses. The western end is situated within the province of Huelva and is no exception when it some to being an important golfing destination.  High end golf resorts located in the Huelva region include Costa Esuri, Islantilla, El Rompido and Isla Canela, all of which have helped place this stunning area of Andalucia on the golfing map.

The Golf of Cadiz is also home to a number of historic towns such as Cadiz, Huelva, Ayamonte and the natural wilderness that is the Donana National Park. Huelva boasts some of the best beaches anywhere in Spain, noted for the high quality of the sand and water cleanliness.  Top beaches in the area can be found in  Mazagon, Islantilla, Isla Canela and Punta Umbria.

Huelva lays just a stones throw away from Portugal and a pleasant drive across the impressive bridge at Ayamonte will give you access to even more great golf courses on the famous Algarve coastline.  Another bonusfor golfers is that Faro international airport is just an hours drive away. A lot of golfers visiting this area of the Costa de la Luz now use Faro airport mainly for its convenient location and the choice of daily low cost flights from the UK and the rest of Europe. Other major airports in the region include Seville and Jerez.

Costa Esuri Golf


Costa Esuri Golf Info

» Course Layout: Parkland

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 6858 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

Costa Esuri Golf


The Costa Esuri Golf Resort enjoys an enviable location next to the River Guadiana overlooking the coast, mountains and its neighbour, Portugal. It is situated within a  nature reserve and now boasts two impressive golf courses. Wide open spaces with amazing views and natural environment is what makes Costa Esuri quite unique.

The West course is fully integrated on the slopes of the River Guadianas marshland area, some of the fairways even lay on protected areas within the reserve.  This is a superb parkland  course with wide fairways and a real links feel. The prevailing winds which can be ever present in the area make for an extra challenge for golfers during the round. Costa Esuri offers a good challenge to players of levels. 

The golf club boasts a large impressive club house with a bar and sun terrace overlooking the course, river,  neighbouring Portugal and the Mediterranean coastline. The club house restaurant serves a selection of high quality food including a very special pre round breakfast menu.

Isla Canela Golf Resort


Isla Canela Golf Info

» Course Layout: Parkland

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 5937 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

Isla Canela Golf Resort


Isla Canela Golf is one of the most popular budget friendly golf resorts in on the Costa del la Luz. Located right by the pristine beaches of Ayamonte  and the Isla Cristina marshlands.  The stunning location is coupled with an enviable all year round climate with thousands of sunshine hours on offer each year.

The resort offers  a popular 18 hole golf course designed by Juan Catarineu.  The flat terrain makes the course comfortable to walk and offers golfers wide fairways which run between natural dunes and a plethora of plants natural to the area including olive, orange, palms and eucalyptus trees.  The trees, plants and fauna create lots of natural hazards for golfers to navigate, the course looks easier than it really is and provides a good test for players of all levels.

Islantilla Golf Resort


Islantilla Golf Info

» Course Layout: Links

» Num of Holes:  27

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 5697 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

Islantilla Golf Resort


Islantilla Golf Resort is located in a privileged position close to the sea and within the pine forests of the Costa del la Luz.  The resort is one of the largest offering  27 holes of golf on 3 x 9 hole courses as well as 2 natural grass FIFA sized football pitches.

The 4* Hotel Islantilla Golf is located at the heart of the resort and just a minutes walk away from the club house and 1st hole  of each of the 9 hole courses.

Each of the courses blend perfectly within the natural landscape of the Costa de la Luz  which have ben home to a number of top Andalucian tournaments including one round of the European Tour and the Spanish Masters in 1995.  In 2000 Islantilla Golf was voted as one of the 100 best golf courses in Europe by the Golf Digest magazine.

Each golf course has been designed to ensure unique golfing experience in each case. The blue course is for low handicap players, the green course is ideal for the medium handicapper due to its length and precision and the yellow course is the most difficult and a perfect test for the low handicapped players.

El Rompido Golf Resort


El Rompido South Course

» Course Layout: Parkland

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 5834 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

El Rompido Golf Resort


El Rompido Golf Resort is located in a stunning area of the Costa de la Luz, Opened in 2003 the resort offers 36 holes of high quality golf on two courses , the South and North courses.

The  South is an 18 hole, Par 72 parkland course which blends perfectly into the wetland area nestled within the pines and orange groves typical in this area of Huelva. Golfers are treated to stunning views through their rounds ad well as a large pontoon which that takes you over the marshland between the 17th and 8th Holes.

The North course was designed by celebrated architect Alvaro Arena and opened in 2006. The course nestled perfectly into the protected marshlands. The North course offers a good challenge to players of all levels, playing with intelligence and precision is key on this course if you  are to have any hope of playing to your handicap.

The whole resort is quite spectacular with its two golf courses, luxury hotels, golf academy, putting and chipping areas, driving range, excellent pro shop and an impressive club house and restaurant with spectacular views around the resort, the wetlands and over the Gulf of Cadiz.

Bellavista Golf


Bellavista Golf Info

» Course Layout: Links

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 5896 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: No

Bellavista Golf


Bellavista Golf Club is located just a short drive from Huelva City in the picturesque twin of Aljaraque, just  north of the Odiel wetlands and the amazing Punto Umbria beaches.

The club is well established opening its doors to the public back in 1916 and has played an important part in the history of golf in Huelva having hosted numerous top events over the year. Bellavista  is also a thriving sports venue with a large social scene based on the British style membership system.

The course is noted for its natural beauty, pine clad fairways, fast greens and golfer friendly layout. Although not a long course it is quite technical and requires precision and skill, it is a challenge for players of all levels and requires you to make use of every club on your bag to obtain a decent score.

La Monacilla Golf


La Monacilla Golf Info

» Course Layout: Parkland

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 6091 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

La Monacilla Golf


La Monacilla Golf is located just a 11 minute drive from the Bellavista Golf Club close to the city of Huelva just 10 minutes away from the coast and the amazing white sandy beaches of Punta Umbria.

The championship golf course, designed by the top Spanish golfer Jose Maria Olazabal, opened to the public in 2010.  La Monacilla Golf is now recognised as one of the top clubs in the area noted for its impressive layout and second to none installations around the club. Golfers who play here are treated to a course that is excellently maintained offering spectacular views and all set amongst the pine trees abundant in this part of Spain.  There is a distinct lack of construction around the course which offers a perfectly natural environment throughout the round.  The course is mostly quite flat, the bunkers and water hazards blend perfectly into the local terrain and provides a good challenge for golfers of all levels.

The stunning club house is particularly impressive with its old colonial meets modern feel. Sit on the large terrace with overlooks the 18th hole and enjoy the high quality food served at the El Candil Club restaurant.

Nuevo Portil Golf


Nuevo Portil Golf Info

» Course Layout: Parkland

» Num of Holes:  18

» Buggy Recommended: No

» Yellow Tees: 5875 Meters

» Driving Range: Yes

» Club Rental: Yes

Nuevo Portil Golf


Nuevo Portil Golf Club enjoys a privileged location just minutes from the stunning beaches of Punta Umbria,  El Rompido and the picturesque natural wetlands which surround the River Piedra.

The course is around 6,000 meters in length, designed by Alfonso Viador and opened in 2001. The course offers a golfer friendly layout with wide Bermuda grass fairways and gentle soft sloping greens.  The course is mostly quite flat and perfect to playa round here comfortably on foot.

Mediterranean pine trees are ever present at Nuevo Portil as they are on  most golf courses on the Costa de la Luz. The location though is quite special as it runs along the coastline giving players amazing views from all over the course out over the river and the bay of Cadiz.

Impressive club facilities include a  driving range, a pitch and putt area, 4* Hotel, a well stocked pro shop, gymnasium, sauna and swimming pool.

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