There are 2 excellent golf courses in the north of the island, set in spectacular surroundings, in an the area that also happens to have delicious local cuisine, beautiful landscapes and a temperate climate. No wonder Mallorca is the choice destination for golf lovers the world over.
Our small and stylish boutique hotel in Puerto Pollensa is ideally positioned between the two, a short drive from Alcanada Golf Club in Alcudia and Pollensa Golf, just outside the old town, a short haul flight from home.
In the south of Mallorca there are loads of golf hotels, mostly linked to the top golf courses - offering luxury golf holiday packages in vast resorts. This is one option.
In the north of the island however, the concept of a golf hotel holiday is more understated. Depending on what you prefer, this may suit you better.
There are two highly rated and challenging golf courses in the north of the island with the high standards and facilities you would expect in the top golf clubs, set in the picturesque countryside of this exquisite corner of the island.
A golf holiday in a boutique hotel in Puerto Pollensa provides the effortless elegance and charm of a classic golfing break in the Mediterranean; intimate, modern accommodation in town, easy parking and a short drive to the nearby golf courses.
Dip in and out of both golf and town as suits. Tee times, golf club hire, car hire and airport transfers can be taken care of by your Puerto Pollensa golf hotel.
Mallorca is beginning to flag up as a golfer’s island paradise, drawing UK and global golfers who traditionally flocked to the Costa del Sol golf courses, and who are now slowly discovering the island.
A combination of outstanding greens, wonderful weather and top accommodation, the first of which is becoming apparent while the latter is well established, and the climate, well, we all know the sun shines 300 days a year, means golf hotel weekend breaks and golf hotel holidays in Puerto Pollensa are becoming increasingly popular
As the golf season only slightly overlaps with the summer holiday crowd, hotel rooms, flights, car hire and eating out are not only more reasonably priced but also more readily available out of season.
Starting with the first crisp sunny days of January and extending throughout spring and summer until the end of November, the golf season here is long and suitably flexible to accommodate non golfers, family and friends on a Puerto Pollensa golf hotel holiday break.
Puerto Pollensa is particularly well suited as a top golf destination. Not only does it boast a temperate Mediterranean climate only a few hours flight from most major European cities, but of Mallorca's 20 golf courses and a superb array of golf hotels, villas and golf boutique hotels, the north has 2 of the very best greens and our fabulous boutique hotel.
The extended golf season and a growing interest in the island as a golf holiday destination presents itself as an attractive out of season option and a potential source of all year round income fort he island and the town. It is also a boost to the luxury end of the international holiday market.
There are 20 golf courses on the island, some of a very high standard, with well maintained greens and good value for money, others are sadly in disrepair.
As the Pollensa area grows more determined to establish itself as a credible golf destination, a hot spot even, its 2 golf courses have pushed standards right up, while golf hotels provide ever more specialised and personalised golfing services.
Golf green fees vary significantly between golf courses as do club hire rates and tee times. Mallorca Golf Hotel Connection provides reasonable discounts for the island's golf courses throughout the season and a thorough golf hotel guide.
It is considered good golf etiquette to have a drink at the club after a game, and there is nowhere better suited to this than one of the two golf clubs in the Pollensa area.
6 km from our boutique golf hotel in Puerto Pollensa
Pollensa Golf Club is one of the most beautiful golf clubs on the island, and possibly in the whole of the Mediterranean; a small, 9-hole green set in the hilly countryside overlooking the Bay of Pollensa. Pollensa Golf was the 5th golf course built in Mallorca, originally designed by José Gancedo in 1986. It has since undergone some changes, namely a timely redesign by Mike Pinner, former member of the Jack Nickaus golf course designing team.
There is an excellent Club house with full golf facilities, showers, a great restaurant and spa, sauna and massage room.
Golf buggies are available for hire and advisable if unfit, as the course is relatively hilly.
13 Km from our boutique golf hotel in Puerto Pollensa
Alcanada Golf is an 18-hole course set in a beautiful location in Alcudia on Mallorca's northeast coast, with a 6,499m lay-out of pine and olive groves overlooking the Alcanada island lighthouse and vast sweeps of Mediterranean Sea.
Designed by acclaimed golf course designer Robert Trent Jones Jnr, Alcanada golf was built in 2003, and though relatively new, has already fetched glittering reviews in golf guides and golf magazines and been rated as one of the finest golf courses in Europe.
Furthermore, Alcanada golf is a member of Mallorca GolfCard, which offers important 2 for 1 green fee discounts in a number of Mallorca golf courses on the island as well as other benefits.
Mallorca golf reviews say it all.
Golfers and golf enthusiasts are making Puerto Pollensa a top golf and golf hotel destination in its own right.
Mallorca golf ranking puts Alcanada Golf up as one of the most highly rated golf courses on the island.