Alcaidesa Links Resort

Avda Pablo Cerezo, CN-340 km 124.6,

Alcaidesa, nr San Roque, Andalucia 11360

  • Office

    +34 956 791 040
  • Pro shop

    +34 956 791 040
  • Fax

    +34 956 791 041
  • Golf pro

    Chris Sakorafas

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Seaside links. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Coastal duneland.

  • Designer:

    Peter Alliss & Clive Clark
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
5846
5613
5020
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
71.2
69.4
71.6

At the same location:

18-hole par-72 Alcaidesa Heathland course (6373 mtrs from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

36.235395

Longitude:

-5.315146

How to get there:

20 km NE of Algeciras

Coming from Malaga / Estepona (heading west) leave the AP-7 (E15) at exit 124 (Alcaidesa / La Linea). At bottom of exit ramp turn right, then immediately right again at T-juntion, direction Alcaidesa Golf. After o.4 km turn right direction Alcaidesa (go over motorway). After 1.3 km bear left direction Golf. After o.5 km turn right direction Golf. After 100 metres golf is on your left.

Alcaidesa Links Resort (Links course)

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

Est. 1991

Alcaidesa Links Resort (Links course): Here on the Mediterranean's shoreline, you will discover one of Andalucía's gems. As its name suggests, the very popular Links Course at Alcaidesa, is somewhat different from the other excellent championship golf courses found at this western end of the Costa del Sol. Rather than a tree-lined parkland course, here is a wonderfully open, wind-exposed links-style course, with sea views aplenty and a fabulous panorama stretching away to the rock of Gibraltar. On a clear day it is even possible to see across to another continent; the Moroccan coastline is located just 35 km to the south, across the Straits of Gibraltar. The layout's undulating terrain, quite seriously undulating at times, is home to good-width fairways, which will help on windier days. Beyond the often penal ball-grabbing rough, is territory that's best avoided. Few balls are ever recovered from the dense bushes and thickets that often await seriously errant shots. The large amount of housing development in the area has not unduly impacted on the naturalness of the golf course, although the short par-4 17th hole certainly suffers from a building project that encroaches too closely on proceedings. Alcaidesa's Links course has now been joined by a second layout, the slightly more inland Heathland Course (see our separate entry).
List of courses: Spain - Costa del Sol

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 28; women 36.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (spring & autumn): €75.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Soft spikes only. Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

With the opening in 2007 of a second 18-hole championship course (the Heathland course), Alcaidesa has grown from a lesser known golfing gem into one of the most popular golfing attractions at the western end of the Costa del Sol.

Where2Stay

  • Best Western San Roque Hotel3-star

    Mesas Del Diente, S/N Sotogrande 11311

    +34 956 613 014

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    Directly outside the entrance to the San Roque Club (5-star).
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Valderrama; La Reserva; Royal Sotogrande; Almenara; San Roque; Alcaidesa

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Estepona

  • NH Hotel Sotogrande4-star

    Autovia A-7 (exit 130), Sotogrande, 11310 San Roque, Cadiz.

    +34 956 695 444

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    The 4-star NH Sotogrande hotel is located in the heart of Sotogrande, surrounded by some of the best golf courses in Spain. The hotel features 106 guest rooms, designed in typical Andalucian style, mixed with contemporary amenities and functionality. On-site facilities include a restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pools, poolside bar, reading room and two conference rooms.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Valderrama; La Reserva; Royal Sotogrande; Almenara; San Roque; Alcaidesa

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Estepona

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