Golf Vacations in Mexico – Cabo San Lucas Golf

Located in Baja California Sur, Cabo San Lucas has blossomed into a full-size resort town, everything with water sports, luxury hotels, world-class sailing, and numerous shopping centers. Recently it has turned into one of the most preferred golf destinations in the world. Anyone of the great golf courses in Cabo San Lucas provide stunning geography— inspiring desert terrain, oceanside holes, scenic views of the surrounding mountains and the Sea of Cortez, and of course lush green fairways. The magnificent terrain is as good as any of the California or Arizona desert golf courses, but what sets Cabo San Lucas apart is the charisma of the Sea of Cortez, a dazzling waterscape of amazing hues. Moreover, thanks to the excellent climate, avid golfers can golf in Los Cabos year round. Listed below are some of the most popular courses:

Cabo San Lucas Country Club

The Cabo San Lucas Country Club (formerly the Raven Golf Club) is a beautiful golf course that is close to town and public access. The course is gracefully built into a hillside and elevation changes of 300 ft, this magnificent championship course is the only golf course in the area with views of the Sea of Cortez, San Land’s End, and Lucas Bay.  Envisioned by Pete Dye, the golf course has an impressive country club with special amenities and features like tennis courts, pro shop, and an exquisite restaurant. Cabo San Lucas Country Club also features Dye’s signature nine sparkling lakes and bunkers. The playing areas have been placed in naturally landscaped fairways, whereas the green flows were built into a desert landscape of cardon cacti, palo blancos, and torote trees.

Cabo Real

When Robert Trent Jones, Jr first saw Cabo real, he decided to design a magnificent, high quality golf course. Keeping the natural setting in mind, he created a course where each hole featured a view of the Sea of Cortez. It is located halfway between the Cabo San Lucas and San Jose, along the coastal corridor. Cabo Real’s first 18 holes are over a marvellous 7,000 yards. With lots of arroyos and sand traps, this golf course is great fun and a real challenge.

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Cabo Del Sol

Cabo Del Sol’s 1,800 acres, 2 miles of dramatic desert, fabulous coastline views, and strategically placed bunkers offers a challenge for any golfer. This signature 18-hole Jack Nicklaus signature ocean course offers on a natural plain which goes on until the 6th tee. Apt for players of every level, the course’ 15th hole is located on a stretch of 158 yards, par 3, running parallel to the Sea of Cortez.

Palmilla Golf Club

The Palmilla Golf Club was one of Jack Nicklaus’s first signature courses in Mexico.  It is located on 900 acres of oceanfront. Owing to the natural setting, this awe-inspiring championship course has mountain, desert, and ocean views. The Hotel Palmilla, blends the old world charm with the luxurious personal service and comfort. You are sure to get a spectacular view of the Sea at each hole.

El Dorado Golf Course

Winding through a desertscape of panoramic arroyos and colorful canyons the El Dorado is Cabo San Lucas’ latest and most scenic golf course. Another grand piece of art by Jack Nicklaus, this golf course has magnificent work on every water challenge bunker, dog leg, and fairway. Besides being one of the most popular courses in Cabo San Lucas, El Dorado also has an exquisite gated golf community and private beach over a mile of pristine coastline.

Over the years, Cabo San Lucas has gained good reputation for its golf courses. It is regarded as the country’s golfing capital and is truly one of Mexico’s true golfing gems. Golfers in Cabo San Lucas Mexico have an additional benefit of eleven months of rain-free play. Even though the green fees for the best championship golf courses within Cabo San Lucas are costly, they are worth the fees for the ocean views alone. Irrespective of the golf course you choose to tee off in Cabo San Lucas, you are guaranteed a challenging and memorable round whenever you play a game of golf.