La Costa Golf & Beach Resort is located in Platja de Pals, 35 minutes from Girona airport. All of the luxury guestrooms have balconies and enjoy stunning views of the beautiful gardens, swimming pool or the Platja de Pals Championship golf course. The hotel is situated just 50m from one of the best beaches on the Costa Brava and it also boasts an outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre. There are two restaurants, La Costa which offers Mediterranean fine dining and Greens where you can enjoy a more informal atmosphere. This is a great base for golfing holidays not only because of the stunning on-site golf course but because of its close proximity to many fantastic courses in the area.Click to See Golf Courses
Platja de Pals is a Par 73 measuring 6263m, it is located in Platja de Pals, 35 minutes from Girona airport. This is a stunning golf course located only 500m from the sea and features tight pine tree lined fairways and numerous dogleg holes. The back nine has three Par 5s, but only the Par 3 9th involves water.
The green on the 18th provides a tough challenge at the end of the round, as it is over 1000sqm and very undulating. Platja de Pals’ scenic and tranquil setting close to the sea make it a truly enjoyable place to play golf.
The Empordà Links is a Par 71 measuring 6304m and is situated between dunes and lakes. It features huge bunkers and makes use of the resort’s two large lakes.
This is an open course but with thick rough, extensive well placed bunkers and small greens with subtle contours, this is a tough challenge of golf that requires precise shot making if you’re to score well.
The Empordà Forest is a Par 72 measuring 6165m and is a complete contrast to the Links course. It winds its way round a traditional Mediterranean wood of pine trees and has been chosen as one of the top ten golf courses by the prestigious Peugeot Guide.
It has beautifully manicured, wide fairways which are lined by dense umbrella pines and is one of the prettiest courses in Spain, this is an absolute must play venue.
Golf d’Aro is a Par 72 measuring 6218m, it is located in Platjo d’Aro, 30 minutes from Girona airport. Situated in the Gavarres Mountains, 300m above sea level, it enjoys stunning views over the Costa Brava. This undulating course is surrounded by olive, cork and pine trees and the water hazards and well placed bunkers also help to make this a challenging, but enjoyable round.
This is a fairly tight course so you have to think your way round, and you might have to use all the clubs in your bag. This course offers a good test of golf to players of all abilities.