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Marbella Golf Country Club

Ctra de Cádiz km 188,

nr Marbella, Andalucia 29604

  • Office

    +34 952 830 500
  • Pro shop

    +34 952 830 500
  • Fax

    +34 952 834 353
  • Golf pro

    Ángel Ibáñez
  • Academy

    Marbella Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Hilly - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    Robert Trent Jones Sr.

SSS or slope






How to get there:

7 km E of Marbella

Coming from Marbella (heading east), leave the AP-7 (E15) at exit 186 (A7 Fuengirola) and follow the A7 (N340) for approx 5 km, direction Fuengirola. From the A7-N340 take exit El Rosario, cross bridge and rejoin the A7-N340 heading back towards Marbella. After just 100 metres turn right off the A7-N340 (look for small Marbella Golf sign and prepare for a sharp turn). Follow signs to Marbella Golf for approx o.8 km. [NOTE : Do not confuse Marbella G&CC with Marbella Club Golf Resort - they are different clubs in totally different places].

Marbella Golf Country Club

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

Est. 1994

Marbella Golf Country Club: It required all Trent Jones' inventiveness and archtectural wizardry to create a playable and ultimately enjoyable golf course from this seriously hilly terrain. Few if any holes (numbered with roman numerals) are played "on the flat"; most either plunge spectacularly downhill, or have you playing uphill to elevated greens.

The immaculate fairways can rarely be described as generously wide, and with deep ravines and bushy rough awaiting wayward tee-shots on several holes, sparing use of the driver (or a good supply of balls) may serve you well. Water hazards and plenty of bunkering is also incorporated to further add to the challenge.

You may start thinking that Herculean efforts are needed to negotiate the course (perhaps this is the case on your first outing) but you'll also be rewarded with spectacular views onto the Mediterranean, rugged and hilly countryside and the high Sierras behind the Costa del Sol.

The technical challenges here may not be to everyone's taste (especially at holes like the overly complicated par-5 6th). But as you drink in the splendid vistas from the clubhouse terrace (a certain 30-year old unfinished apartment block excepted), you can reflect on how you "conquered" one of the Costa's toughest courses.

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Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 26; women 34. Proof of handicap will be requested.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-Sept thru mid-Nov, and mid-Feb thru May): €79.

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

Other information

Golf carts available for hire and must remain on cart paths at all times.

Practice facilities



  • 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:


    • 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.

  • Hotel Pyr3-star

    Avenida Rotary Internacional s/n, 29660 Puerto Banus.

    +34 95 281 73 53

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    The 319-room Hotel Pyr Marbella sits o.5 km behind the marina at Puerto Banus, close to several of the best golf courses between Marbella and Estepona. The hotel comprises three Andalucian-style buildings, which are surrounded by manicured gardens that include two outdoor swimming pools. The surrounding neighbourhood is home to many shops and restaurants (including the Hard Rock Cafe Marbella).

    • Golf at this hotel:


    • Golf within 10 km:

      Aloha; Royal Las Brisas; Los Naranjos; Royal Guadalmina.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Flamingos; La Zagaleta; Estapona; Marbella G&CC.

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Ryder Cup: Rome plays host to the first ever Ryder Cup to be staged in Italy, with the USA defending golf’s greatest team trophy at Marco Simone Golf & Country Club (Sept 29-Oct 1).

Solheim Cup: also in September, also in southern Europe, the 18th Solheim Cup will be contested at Finca Cortesin on the Costa del Sol, with Europe defending after their surprise win in Toledo, Inverness Club (Ohio) in 2021 (Sept 22-24). 


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