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La Cala Resort

Mijas Costa,

nr Fuengirola, Andalucia 29649

  • Office

    +34 952 669 000
  • Pro shop

    +34 952 669 033
  • Fax

    +34 952 669 039
  • Academy

    David Leadbetter Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Open parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    Cabell Robinson
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6009
5600
4605
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
73
71
71

At the same location:

The three 18-hole courses at La Cala are: Asia course (par-72, 5925 m from back tees); Europa course (par-71, 6014 m); America course (par-72, 6009 m), and the 6-hole par-3 Academy course (689 m).

Location

Latitude:

36.542083

Longitude:

-4.722506

How to get there:

22 km E of Marbella

Coming from Malaga / Estepona leave the AP-7 (E15) at exit 200 (Calahonda). At roundabout after toll, follow direction A-7 / Fuengirola. After approx 1.4 km at roundabout follow direction Fuengirola. After o.4 km join the N340, direction Fuengirola. After 2.4 km take exit Cala de Mijas. After o.2 km at roundabout bear left (2nd exit) direction La Cala Resort. After o.3 km at roundabout take the 3rd exit direction La Cala Golf. After 1.9 km at roundabout take second exit direction La Cala. After approx 4.5 km (go past hotel) golf is on your left.

La Cala Resort (America course)

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1991

La Cala Resort (America course): La Cala's Campo America course (formerly known as the North course) commands some stunning views over the sea and surrounding mountains. Don’t be surprised if the wind blows and adds to the challenge of this hilly and twisting layout. The greens are often no more than slithers and are usually elevated, requiring a high flighted ball into them. Two very short par 3s, the 8th and 16th holes, might not underline the course's "championship" credentials, but they will require precise shots to land safely on the putting surface. Overall a good test for all golfers, with several tricky and often tight holes to negotiate.
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  • Photo of La Cala Resort (America course)
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (March & Oct): €77. In shoulder season (Feb, April, May, Sept, Nov): €66.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

The Campo America course was formerly known as La Cala's North Course.

Published ranking

2019 Golf World rating: 56th best Stay&Play golf resort in continental Europe.

Where2Stay

  • La Cala Resort4-star

    Apdo. De Correos 106, La Cala de Mijas, 29649 Mijas Costa, Malaga

    +34 952 669 000

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    The Hotel La Cala commands a central position in the resort, between the golf courses. Built in a traditional Andalusian style and with 107 rooms, it has a choice of six different room categories, all of which have views onto the golf courses. The choices range from standard twin rooms with balconies and terraces to superior rooms, deluxe rooms and junior suites.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      La Cala (Campo America, Asia and Europa courses)

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Mijas; Alhaurin; Marbella G&CC

  • Marriott Marbella Beach Resort4-star

    Crta. de Cadiz, Km 193, Marbella del Este, Marbella

    +34 95 276 9600

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    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Marbella G&CC

    • Golf within 30 km:

      La Cala; Mijas; Alhaurin; Aloha; Royal Las Brisas; Los Naranjos; La Zagaleta; Royal Guadalmina.

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