Paraiso del Mar Resort

Plaza Vista Coral Local 2,

La Paz, Baja California Sur

  • Office

    +1 (800) 007 2724 (USA & Can toll free)
  • Pro shop

    +52 (612) 189 6332
  • Golf pro

    Marco Castillo (Head Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Open links-style.

  • Surroundings:

    Coastal duneland & bushland; seaside holes (Gulf of California).

  • Designer:

    Arthur Hills

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How to get there:

38 km (by road) from La Paz, or short ferry journey from La Paz

Paraiso del Mar Resort Golf Course

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 2009

Paraiso del Mar Golf Course (formerly called El Mogote Golf Club at Paraiso del Mar Resort) is home to a well-rated open links-style layout. The course sits at the end of the El Mogote peninsula just across the bay from the Malecon (waterfront boardwalk) in La Paz. Complementing the golf facilities on this relatively undeveloped peninsula is the Paraiso del Mar Resort, which comprises a range of vacation rental villas and condos.

The golf course combines two different golfing worlds. A predominantly dune-covered landscape, reminiscent of traditional British seaside courses, is complemented by occasional lush tropical scenery. Exuding a distinctly links-style character, the course employs the use of deep pot bunkers as well as bunkering built into the native vegetation that border the fairways. As a tribute to the Old Course St Andrews, the fourth and seventh holes play to the same shared double green.

List of courses: Mexico


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends. Closed Mondays.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (Jan thru' May): US$60. Golf cart included.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Paraiso del Mar's golf course at the tip of the El Mogote peninsula facing La Paz, earned the title of being the first "links" golf course layout in Mexico. It is also the country's first Arthur Hills-designed golf course and first Audubon Signature Sanctuary course.


  • Paraiso del Mar Resort

    El Mogote Peninsula, La Paz, Baja California Sur.

    +52 (638) 112 0489

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    Complementing the golf facilities on this relatively undeveloped peninsula is the Paraiso del Mar Resort, which comprises a range of vacation rental villas and condos.

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