Mallorca is the ideal destination for keen golfers thanks to a warm and pleasant climate almost all year round, a great choice of golf courses and reasonable green fee rates.
Holidays and golf. Sounds great, right? Imagine combining a luxurious stay in one of our 4 and 5-star hotels with the experience of playing a few rounds on the magnificent golf courses on this beautiful Mediterranean island. Read on to discover more details about the golf courses and how to enjoy a few rounds during a luxury holiday in Mallorca.
- Nature and heavenly views at Alcanada Golf Club
- Tradition and exclusivity at Son Vida Golf
- Golf Santa Ponsa I, the home of champions
Nature and heavenly views at Alcanada Golf Club
Location: on the shores of the Mediterranean in the north of Mallorca, Alcanada Golf Club is the perfect combination of beauty, calm and exclusivity. Just a 5-minute drive from the Zafiro Palace Alcudia Hotel near the heart of Alcudia marina.
Course: designed by Robert Trent Junior, it is one of the highest-rated golf courses in Europe. It is 6499 metres long with 18 holes set in pine forests and olive groves. The recently renewed greens are fast and excellent quality.
It is also the only course that allows spectacular views over Puerto de Alcudia and the lighthouse on Alcanada Island, about 150 metres off the course.
Flight, hotel and golf packages: in our flight + hotel section you can see a choice of full-service travel ideas (flight + hotel + transport) such as this five-star golf break. It’s really easy to book. Just choose your dates and departure airport, and in a couple of clicks you’ll have everything booked!
Tradition and exclusivity at Son Vida Golf
Location: Son Vida Golf is located in one of the most exclusive areas in Mallorca. The peacefulness, the green surroundings and views over Palma Bay make it a very special place.
Just a few kilometres from the course, the exclusive Zafiro Palace Palmanova Hotel provides a magnificent 5-star experience for golfers.
Course: Son Vida Golf, designed by F.W. Hawtree, is an 18-hole course in a spectacular natural environment. This is a demanding golf course that requires good golfing strategy and has greens that are a challenge for both beginners and experts alike. The putting green and pitching area are located at Son Vida Golf while the driving range is at the neighbouring course of Son Muntaner.
This is the oldest golf course in Mallorca and was opened in 1964 with a design inspired by the Monaco Golf Club. Prince Rainier of Monaco attended the inauguration of the course. A magnificent event!
Golf Santa Ponsa I, the home of champions
Location: Golf Santa Ponsa I is in the resort of Santa Ponsa with beautiful views of the Puig de Galatzó mountain. A few minutes from the club, the Zafiro Rey Don Jaime Hotel provides ideal accommodation for golfers who also want to enjoy the sea, a bit of rest and delicious dining options.
Course: Golf Santa Ponsa I was designed by Folco Nardi and Pepe Gancedo. It is a 6543-metre long 18-hole course (Par 72) and the Par-5 hole 10 is one of the longest in Europe at 590 metres.
Apart from the magnificent course itself, the club has some of the best practise facilities in Mallorca, including a 250-metre driving range with more than 50 positions with natural grass lies, a chipping area and two putting greens.
The resort was opened in 1977 and hosted seven European Tour events. Champion golfers such as Seve Ballesteros, Montgomerie, Langer and Jiménez have all played here.
Mallorca is a top-ten destination for golf lovers. At Zafiro Hotels we also offer very special rates thanks to our exclusive golf + hotel packages. The proximity of our hotels to such great golf courses make us the favourite hotel brand of many golfers.
Choose our hotels to enjoy an unforgettable golfing getaway break!