Murcia - Spain
Golfing in Murcia
The amazing explosion of golf course development over the last few years has made a golfing holiday in Murcia an unforgettable experience. Once, golfers knew this area only for the famous La Manga courses, but recent years have seen a remarkable growth in the number of courses available to play, with many more being developed.
What makes this area exceptional, is the quality of the golf courses. Great course designs and a high level of course maintenance make your golf break in Murcia a real pleasure. Combine these great courses with superb accommodation and service and you have the recipe for the golf holiday of a lifetime.
Currently there are12 courses to choose from, including the 6 Nicklaus Golf Trail courses (Mar Menor, La Torre, Saurines de la Torre, El Valle, Hacienda Riquelme and Alhama) and of course the 3 courses of the famous La Manga Club.
Two seas on one coastline - the Mar Menor and the Mediterranean - , impressive cliffs, heavenly beaches of endless white sand, lively ports and wild coves with crystal clear water, more than 3,000 hours of sun a year and mild temperatures - even in winter - with a yearly average of more than 18 degreesC.Also worthy of a visit are the towns of Alhama with its wonderful castle, Mula with a 15th century castle and Lorca, adorned with historical buildings and a rich history. The city of Murcia is described as one of the most beautiful and historic in the country and is well worth a day trip or even better a visit in the evening to sample the excellent bars and restaurants and admire the historical architecture This is the Costa Cálida, the ideal place to spend a relaxing golf break both in winter and summer.
InterContinental Mar Menor Golf Resort & SpaSpain Murcia Torre Pacheco
Located right next to the Mar Menor golf course, one of six courses available on the famous Nicklaus Trail, and close to the lagoon of the Mar Menor, this beautifully designed hotel has a modern yet very comfortable and luxurious feel with all rooms enjoying either views of the pool or of the Mar Me
Mar Menor Golf CourseMurcia Torre Pacheco
18 Holes - Par 72 - 6153 metres ( 6769 yards) - Situated close to the town of Torre Pacheco and only 5 Kilometres fro the inland from which it takes its name, the Mar Menor Golf course is part of the Mar Menor Golf Resort complex, which also includes the Intercontinental Mar Menor.