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Finca Cortesin is globally renowned for providing one of Europe’s most unforgettable golf experiences. Rated among Spain’s best golf courses, by the prestigious Golf Digest magazine, the harmonious relationship between the natural Mediterranean landscape and environment on the resort’s world-class 18-hole championship course make for a most attractive design, while the excellent weather that is enjoyed all year round provides the perfect setting for playing golf.
Real Club Valderrama
Real Club Valderrama is a golf course located in San Roque, province of Cádiz, Andalucia (Spain). It is considered the best course in continental Europe. It was designed by Robert Trent Jones and has one of the best par 5 in the world, located on the 17th hole, as well several of the most emblematic par 3’s.
Throughout its history it has hosted major events such as the 1997 Ryder Cup (the first time it was held in continental Europe), the WGC-American Express Championship (1999, 2000), the Volvo Masters (1988 – 1996 and 2002 – 2008), the Andalucía Valderrama Masters (2010, 2011, 2017, 2018) and the Spanish Open in 2016.
It is one of the largest golf complexes in Spain, thanks to its three 18-hole courses and the two hotels that are located on the property that help to create an authentic paradise for lovers of this sport. Of the three courses, the most famous is the one located in the North, which has many water obstacles, a good distribution of bunkers and lots of palm trees that bring great beauty to this field.
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