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Marbella Golf & Country Club

Address: Carretera de Cadiz, Km 188, 29660 Marbella, Spain
Phone Number: +34 952 83 05 00
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Ranked #37 of 72 Activities in Marbella
Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Marbella Golf Country Club is located in the heart of the Costa del Sol, just five minutes away...
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Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Marbella Golf Country Club is located in the heart of the Costa del Sol, just five minutes away from the cosmopolitan city of Marbella. It is considered one of the best and most challenging golf courses in Spain. Designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones Senior in the late 80's and occupying one of the largest remaining green areas on the Costa del Sol, the 6.000 meter long 18-hole links course with a par of 72, has been imaginatively designed to respect the natural terrain and make the most of the spectacular Mediterranean backdrop. Each hole is uniquely challenging. There are numerous cleverly placed bunkers and lakes which will have to be successfully negotiated if you are to achieve a decent score. The course blends in perfectly with the lush natural surroundings which include rolling green hills and olive trees, and is a joy to play it for a perfect Spain golf holidays.

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Borehamwood
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Although this is a very pretty course looking out from the clubhouse with stunning views, it has to be one of the worst maintained courses I have played on. We played La Quinta and La Cala and both were much better. It looks like they have had some kind of disease on the grass as it has all died. The... More 

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Wooburn, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Walked the course prior to a competition First nine hilly - challenging - a couple of elevated greens need thought Club house on a par with the best in the UK - the festive decorations up at start of December worthy of a visit in themselves - spectacular tree in the foyer - subtle yet stunning Food the best in... More 

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london
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I can honestly say every time I have played Marbella it has been top class. The course is one of my favourites on the coast. It is not long but takes a lot of thinking and will challenge you every time you play it. I would say it is a must play course. All the staff are very friendly and... More 

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Cork
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Similar to other reviews, the two nines are a contrast but accuracy off the tee is demanded. Have played the course a couple of times and it is up there as one of my favourite courses in the region. Played last weekend when the captains day was on and there was a great atmosphere around the course. Playing the 9th... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

What a great place. To play golf and then eat afterwards. Very well run and maintained course. Not easy and so interesting to play. Then afterwards the food in the clubhouse is fabulous and the staff are very welcoming. A great day out!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I have played this course a couple of times now and it still remains as my favorite in the Marbella region. Two very contrasting 9's that others have attested to. Front 9 in the hills, twisting and turning through the valleys, have to be accurate with your shots whilst enjoying beautiful views down over Marbella out to sea. The back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The front nine really tight but also a fair challenge, would keep the driver in the bag next time! Back 9 is more open but watch for the elevated greens which play about 1/2 to 1 club more Lovely clubhouse,food and staff Will definitely return Only reason for 4rating is the wild boar damage on the front nine which is... More 

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Just returned from golf in this area (two male and two female golfers), and picked this course as I had had a few recommendations - was the most expensive of the ones we played. I would say that it was an interesting if not quirky course, with the condition of the course being not much better than my local council... More 

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Edinburgh
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The golf is a challenge and very much a story of 2 very different 9's!! The front nine is spectacular, laid through the hills at the back of the club house with a number of visually stunning holes - if you are no accurate off the tee your goosed. The back 9 in contracts is more parkland in nature but... More 

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Coventry
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5 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

When you first see the club house as you drive up the road leading to the course it is an awesome sight. Once you walk into the club house itself it is even more awesome that builds the excitement of actually playing the course itself. Don't think you are in for an easy day though because the course itself has... More 

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