Golf in Gran Canaria

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Gran Canaria is home to eight golf courses spread over the terrain, which are popular as golf breaks and holidays due to the fantastic landscape and excellent facilities. They are also popular winter golf breaks due to the all-year round great weather, most are opem to the public although some have strict times for non-members so please check before you leave. They can also get heavily booked so book early to avoid disappointment.

The North of the island is home to fantastic green valleys and the great El Cortijo Club de Campo golf course. The South features a desert-like scenery and features the Sheraton Salobre as well as the popular golf courses at Maspalomas and Anfi Tauro.

Anfi Tauro’s 18-hole courses (in Mogan) is set amongst palm trees, lakes and volcanic mountains, offering an excellent balance of great landscape and a tough course. Water hazards, steep elevation, stylish bunkers, large sandy areas and volcanic rocks combine to test every golf enthusiast.

El Cortijo in Telde has been the venue for international championships as well as the centre for the Peugeot Oki Tour and the Professional Senior and Women’s Spanish Championships. Players enjoy gentle slopes and fast greens combined with over 600 century-old palm trees and six large lakes making the golf entertaining and competitive.

Or visit Maspalomas Golf Course located on the Maspalomas Resort, surrounded by sand dunes and palm trees. The course is long and flat, giving you the chance to shoot all kind of shots. There is also an excellent restaurant and snack bar at the Club House.

Other golf courses to choose from;

Salobre Golf and Resort

Just off the GC1 motorway near Arguineguin this course has excellent views towards the sea and mountains, it is an 18-hole, par 71 course with additional driving range, putting green and restaurant.

Download Salobre Golf and Resort Map

Campo de Golf

Close to the dunes and palm groves, this is another splendidly sites golf course comprising 18 holes, par 73, 6220m course. Visitors can book lessons, hire clubs and practise on the driving range.

Download Maspalomas Golf Brochure

Other golf courses in Gran Canaria;

Download our guide to golf in Gran Canaria.

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