The Empordà and Costa Brava: a golfer's paradise

The Empordà and Costa Brava: a golfer's paradise

The Empordà and Costa Brava region is not only known for its beautiful beaches, charming villages, and rich gastronomy, but also for its magnificent golf courses. With more than 10 golf courses in this region, spread across different landscapes, there is something for every golfer. Whether you are an experienced player or just starting out, you are guaranteed an unforgettable golfing experience here.

A varied offer for all levels

The golf courses in the Empordà and Costa Brava offer a wide range of challenges. And this in a beautiful setting of rolling hills with olive groves and vineyards, along the coast with breathtaking sea views, and in wooded areas.

Some top courses in the region are:

Empordà Golf Resort: This luxury resort boasts two 18-hole championship courses, designed by Robert Von Hagge. The Links Course offers a traditional links course experience with dunes, bunkers, and water hazards, while the Forest Course is a more technical course with narrow fairways and strategically placed trees.

Club de Golf Peralada: Located on the Peralada Castle estate, this course offers a unique blend of history and modern design. The 18 holes wind through a rolling landscape of pine trees, olive groves, and vineyards, with stunning views of the surrounding area.

Golf de Pals: This course is the oldest golf course in the region and is known for its beautiful location in a nature park. The 18 holes offer a varied challenge with rolling fairways, water hazards, and bunkers.

And with two beautiful 18-hole courses, designed by Greg Norman and Neil Coles, Camiral Golf & Wellness Resort is the number 1 Golf Resort in Spain! The Stadium Course is a true challenge for even the most experienced golfers with its rolling fairways, strategically placed bunkers and water hazards. The Turó Course is slightly shorter and more accessible than the Stadium Course, but still offers a fun and challenging round. The Turó Course is perfect for golfers who want to improve their game or simply enjoy a relaxing round of golf in a beautiful setting.

This region also has a lot to offer in terms of wellness and the following resorts offer the great combination of Golf & Wellness.

Camiral resort

The 5* hotel Camiral Golf & Wellness is a beautiful hotel just a short half hour drive from the city of Girona, which is definitely worth a visit!

The resort is located in the middle of nature in the heart of the Girona/Costa Brava region and offers relaxation and activities for everyone, such as two of the best golf courses in Spain, an award-winning wellness center, tennis and padel courts, and kilometers of hiking and biking trails.

There are five restaurants within the resort and the outdoor swimming pool is open during the summer months. In the summer and holiday periods, there is a children's club and an extensive activity program at the resort.

Enjoy pure relaxation in the extensive wellness center of this hotel. Immerse yourself in the saltwater outdoor pool, warm up your body in the sauna or steam bath, or experience pure tranquility in the plunge pool or infrared cabin. The relaxation rooms with tea and snacks offer a perfect place to relax after a wonderful treatment.

The wellness center offers, among other things, a swimming pool, sauna, steam bath, whirlpool and plunge pool, infrared cabin and 9 treatment suites for various massages, cosmetic and beauty treatments under the guidance of qualified therapists. There is also a modern fitness center with a yoga room. This hotel offers everything you need for a relaxing and revitalizing wellness experience.

Peralada Wine Spa & Golf

Located in the Empordà wine region, you can not only taste the delicious wines from the resort's own vineyard, but also experience vinotherapy treatments in the resort's spa. The caring and revitalizing effects of the grapes are used in the various wellness treatments, and the grapes are used from the resort's own vineyards. The therapists will be happy to advise you on a personalized program. In addition to treatments, the spa offers an indoor pool, sauna, steam bath, jacuzzi and fitness room.

Taste local cuisine in the L'Olivera restaurant or opt for the Michelin-starred Castell Peralada Restaurant. The wine bar is the place to relax with a good glass of wine!

The Peralada Golf offers an 18-hole golf course, pitch & putt and a golf school. The beach and Figueres are a 10/15 minute drive away and the French border is 30 minutes away.

With its beautiful golf courses, spa resorts, breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture, Catalonia is the perfect destination for your next golf holiday! Contact us for a proposal.