Golf Holidays in Canary Islands
Boasting a mild temperature all year round and home to several fantastic golf courses and luxury hotels, the Canary Islands continue to be one of the most popular golfing destinations in Europe. Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Tenerife and Lanzarote all provide a safe haven for golfers looking to escape miserable British weather in favour of some guaranteed short haul sunshine.
The weather in the Canary Islands is ideal for golf with temperatures ranging between 18-25 degrees, ensuring all year-round playability, making a golf holiday in the Canary Islands a perfect option. With so much to offer, it comes as no surprise that so many golfers from Northern Europe head down to the Canary Islands for a golf holiday at the first sign of winter.
Tenerife has flourished in recent years to establish itself as one of Europe’s favourites for an excellent golfing destination. Whether you are looking for an extended golf break or two-week long holiday, Tenerife can accommodate your every need with its range of luxury accommodation. With recent speculation about the development of new golf courses, golf in Tenerife is really taking off. At the height of luxury in Tenerife is the Ritz Carlton, Abama, a 5-star resort offering its guests an unforgettable stay with a range of world-class facilities. With the famous Abama golf course.
For inspiration, check out our Top Canary Island Golf Escapes blog.
Golf hotels in Canary Islands
There are a wide range of fantastic golf hotels in the Canary Islands. Pick your favourite accommodation from the options below, or click on View More to see our full range of golf resorts in the Canary Islands.
Golf courses in Canary Islands
Look through our range of the best golf courses in the Canary Islands below that will be sure to satisfy even the most demanding of golfers.If you have any specific questions about the golf courses you can visit please do get in touch.
Golf in Canary Islands
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La Gomera, a small idyllic island in the Canary Islands, is easily accessible via boat from Tenerife, and is well worth the journey. Here visitors will find the Hotel Jardin Tecina, a unique resort with fabulous views of the Atlantic Ocean and of its neighbouring island of Tenerife. Next to this fabulous resort is the Tecina Golf Club, designed by the famous Donald Steel. In a secluded location with breath-taking views, at the Tecina Golf Club you will be provided with a unique golfing experience you are sure not to forget.
Gran Canaria is widely considered to be the most beautiful island, and in recent years has gained credibility as the perfect location for a golf holiday in the Canary Islands. Boasting a superb temperate year-round climate, stunning scenery, beautiful beaches and cosmopolitan nightlife, it would make an ideal base for anyone looking for a golf break in the Canary Islands. Home to the first golf course in Spain built in 1891, Gran Canaria can be proud of its excellent courses, all with their own character and exciting challenge. The most luxurious accommodation option in Gran Canaria includes the Sheraton Gran Canaria Salobre Golf Resort, an exclusive 5-star hotel and is set between the two fabulous 18-hole golf courses at the Salobre Golf Club.
Fuerteventura is another popular option for a luxury golf holiday in the Canary Islands. With over 3000 hours of sunshine a year, more than 150 beaches and three great golf courses it is not difficult to see why. Golf in Fuerteventura is still new in the golfing world with the first course, the Fuerteventura Golf Club, opening in 2002, yet within two years it had hosted the Spanish Open; a true testament to its excellent layout and year-round condition. The most luxurious golf holiday option is the Elba Palace Golf and Vital Hotel, an adults only hotel with a range of excellent facilities.
Lastly, Lanzarote is renowned for its captivating volcanic landscape, crystal clear waters and of course, the golfing holiday options it has on offer. Lanzarote is home to two outstanding golf courses, different in style and nature, yet both offering an invigorating golfing challenge. Costa Teguise, a picturesque course, is situated at the foot of an ancient volcano whereas the Lanzarote Golf is a modern 18-hole golf course located in the tourist area of Puerto del Carmen.
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