Golf in Benalmádena
In the surroundings of Benalmadena, 22 golf clubs can be found. The ones we will highlight here are La Cala Resort, Calanova Golf Club and Lauro Golf. These three golf clubs are all reachable within 30 minutes from Benalmadena!
La Cala Resort boosts some of the best golf courses near Benalmadena. The complex has three 18-hole loops and a 6-hole par-3 course. The three loops are Campo America, Campo Asia and Campo Europa. Because the complex is situated in the mountains, a buggy is highly recommended on all loops.
La Cala also has a full resort for the golfers who would like to stay and sleep close to the golf club. The resort has everything you can wish for and more. A swimming pool, Turkish bath, and sauna make this resort a perfect destination for your golf trip to Benalmadena.
An other popular golf course close to Benalmadena is Calanova Golf Club. This 18-hole par-72 golf course, designed by Julian Garcia Mayoral, is known to be friendly to play. The greens however are known to be tricky. After your round you can rest on the terrace of the clubhouse which boasts unforgettable views over the Mediterranean Sea!
Looking to book a tee time at La Cala or Calanova? These - and many other - courses can be booked online through Leadingcourses.com. Booking a tee time on Leadingcourses.com is easy, it only takes a couple of clicks.
Done with golf? Benalmadena is waiting for you. Being only 10 kilometers away from Malaga Airport it’s very easily accessible. Due to this accesibility, we say it’s a great place to spend a couple of days to check out the Benalmadena golf courses and the town itself.
The town is known for its gorgeous harbour, the cosy 10 kilometre long boulevard and an vibrant old town! Let’s start off with the Old Town: Benalmádena Pueblo. It’s everything you expect of a pulsating Spanish town. Think about it: a couple of tapas restaurants to feed your appetite, beautiful little streets with overgrown plants… Just perfect for a relaxed afternoon.
The Old Town Benalmádena Pueblo also has a butterfly park. In this park you will find over 1500 butterflies! Not in the mood for walking to your next attraction? Just hop on the Hop On Hop Off bus! This bus will take you to all the hightlights Benalmadena has to offer. Great idea if you’re tired after your round of golf.
We want to highlight one last golf course for you. Lauro Golf has 27 golf holes and is enjoyable from beginning to end. The course was designed by Folco Nardi and he made sure the course is exciting for both beginners and advanced players. The course has various appartments alongside the golf course that are used as holiday rentals. A good choice if you want your Benalmadena golf holiday to be spend right there on the golf course!
So, what do you think? According to us, it’s a pretty good destination for a golf break! Benalmadena has everything an avid traveling golfer needs: good golf courses (including resorts), good accessibility and some great cultural highlights!