Alferini Golf Course Review and Playing Guide

The Antara Villa Padierna Palace resort is a delightful place. The Roman theme with over 1200 pieces of artwork set amongst 3 golf courses make this prestigious resort a sought after destination. The star of the show is the fabulous Alferini Golf Course.  With no buildings around the fairways – you are totally ensconced in […]

The easiest way to increase your driving distance

Two men having their photo taken; the one on the left wearing baby blue t-shirt and dark blue trousers, the one on the right wearing a navy blue sweater and black shorts. On the right side of the photo, towards the back, a golf course is visible. Behind the men, trees and bushes form a fence

There is no getting away from it. If you want to improve your golf, score better, reduce your handicap and have more fun it is widely accepted that hitting the ball as far as you are able is the foundation. The brutal truth is that it does not matter how terrible your swing is. If […]

Los Naranjos Golf Club Review and Playing Guide

A grassy portion of a golf course in the foreground, with a hole flag visible in the distance. On the left side of the picture there’s a bit of sand. Several palm trees are visible behind the flag, as well as on the left side. Behind the palm trees there’s vegetation and a few white buildings. Further back, in the distance, a mountain peak is showing

Designed by Robert Trent Jones with the brief to build a championship golf course in Marbella, Los Naranjos Golf Club has matured into one of the best golf courses along the Costa del Sol and fits the bill perfectly. Highly skilled players will love the challenge of playing a true championship venue. Longer handicap players […]

Marbella Golf and Country Club – The Challenge Match

Three men standing on green grass the one on the right wearing navy shorts, a blue T-shirt and a grey cap; the one in the middle white shorts black T-shirt and black cap; the one on the left wearing light blue trousers, pink T-shirt and a white cap. They all have a golf club Behind them a green metal fence and behind the fence on the right, street is visible, on the left green grass surrounded by short bushes. A few palm trees are on the grass. Further in the back, on the left, a parking lot and a building is visible. In the background, a mountain covered with vegetation.

We arrived in the car park at Marbella Golf and Country Club an hour before our tee time. The covered parking area is a thoughtful touch as it makes your car less oven like when you return to it post golf! We used our time to have a coffee with Satu Kaariainen the Golf Manager […]

Finca Cortesin Golf Club and Resort Review and Playing Guide

Whilst having a coffee with Francisco De Lancastre, the Head of Golf Operations at Finca Cortesin, he explained to me that “Finca Cortesin has a straightforward brief. We intend to deliver to each guest an outstanding experience, second to none.” From being welcomed in the car park as we arrived, clubs whisked away only to […]

Villa Padierna Golf Club – Flamingos Course Playing Review

The Anantara Villa Padierna Villa Palace Resort is amongst the most salubrious on the Costa del Sol offering supreme levels of comfort, service and facilities. With 36 holes of championship golf and a further 18 hole training or short course the Villa Padierna Palace is a perfect base for your golfing holiday. In this article […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Estepona Golf Courses

With this ultimate guide to the Estepona Golf Courses we aim to share with you the inside track on what makes Estepona and nearby Benahavis extraordinary golf destinations. Estepona and the nearby Benahavis are often regarded as culinary hotspots on the Costa del Sol. With excellent food, wine and a plethora of outstanding golf courses […]