Play an abundance of golf in Fuengirola
Fuengirola is situated between the popular cities of Malaga and Marbella on the Costa del Sol, colloquially known as the Costa del Golf. It is quite simply a golfer’s paradise with beachfront hotels, miles of stunning coastline and golf courses galore, so there’s little to wonder why it’s so popular amongst UK golfers.
Why play golf in Fuengirola?
- A Golfbreaks customer favourite for golf tours & nightlife
- Perfect destination for a groups, with free places & buggies included
- Championship Golf available at nearby Golf Torrequebrada & Santana Golf Club
- Your golf tour made easy with golf shuttles provided by Golfbreaks!
From famous course designers to world-renowned resorts.
Fuengirola has an abundance of stunning golf resorts and courses dotted along the Mediterranean coastline that will be perfect for your next golf break, whether you’re travelling as a pair or large group, you’ll find accommodation and courses to suit your requirements.
La Cala is one of our most popular resorts with three exceptional golf courses, a par-3 practice course and a David Leadbetter Academy onsite, there are very few locations in Europe with more offerings for golfers than La Cala. The America Course at La Cala is much lauded by our customers' thanks to its elevated tee boxes, cavernous carries and undulating terrain.
Joining the America Course at La Cala are the Asia and Europa layouts, each offering a different challenge to the golfer as they wind through the vast Andalucían landscape. Lauro Golf is another top-quality golf course and is well-known for having the best greens in southern Spain, just make sure you get plenty of putting practice before you go.
This area of Spain boasts world-famous golf course designers too, including the Seve Ballesteros designed Alhaurin Golf Course. It produces both stunning views and excellent holes that will make you think throughout your round. Similarly, the Robert Trent Jones Snr. designed Los Lagos Course at Mijas Golf Club can be quite treacherous as water comes into play on nine of the 18 holes, however, you’ll soon discover the wide fairways and short rough make the course that little bit easier.
Best Golf Resorts in Fuengirola
Popular golf destinations in Fuengirola
Why book a Fuengirola golf holiday?
The Costa del Sol is already legendary amongst the golfing community as providing not only some of the best golf conditions in Europe but also for the superb quality of its courses and Fuengirola is no exception.
With average year-round temperatures of 24°C, golfers are blown away by the excellent quality of Fuengirola’s golf courses. Notable highlights include the excellent Lauro Golf Course, all 3 championship courses at La Cala Golf Resort and the two immaculate courses at Mijas Golf.
Fuengirola is a great choice for your next golf holiday not just because of its brilliant courses and great conditions but also for its ease of access and prices. Due to Fuengirola’s popularity among holidaymakers, flights to Malaga are frequent across the UK and accommodation is plentiful, meaning you can expect to pick up a few bargains especially in low-season.
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Where you should stay in Fuengirola
As a tourist and holidaymaker hotspot, Fuengirola is a town which has it all in terms of accommodation from luxury golf resorts to smaller boutique hotels, there is something here to please every group.
Hotel Las Palmeras is a brilliant 4* hotel and a great choice for those wanting to be in the town of Fuengirola itself. Overlooking the beautiful marina heart of Fuengirola, Hotel Las Palmeras consists of 400 rooms, a large buffet-style restaurant, pool, pool bar and piano bar all on-site. It’s a great choice for those wanting to see more of the town itself.
Also located in centrally is the Occidental Fuengirola, a Golfbreaks favourite and an upscale four-star hotel. This option provides a perfect mix of quality and location for groups of golfers looking to head into town after a day on the course. If you want to go completely hassle-free, why not try the excellent all-inclusive offering at Palladium Costa del Sol, located just outside Fuengirola.
If staying on-site at your golf is more suitable, the surrounding area has two fantastic options. La Cala Golf Resort is one of Spain’s most prestigious and popular resorts; it is a real Golfbreaks customer favourite for good reason.
The resort consists of 107 rooms, two excellent onsite restaurants, floodlit tennis courts, squash courts, a fitness centre, a full-sized FIFA approved football pitch, a large outdoor swimming pool, running circuits and 3 championship golf courses. Wow, it’s no wonder it is such a popular venue!
Lauro Golf Resort is another exceptional resort choice in this area. This traditionally Spanish resort has a selection of two bedroom apartments and townhouses, plus two onsite restaurants serving up delicious local cuisine. The golf course consists of 27 beautiful golf holes with renowned greens and a typical Spanish “cortijo” clubhouse. Lauro Golf Resort is a great choice for every group.