Best golf courses: Mexico

Mexico: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key for the rating definitions.
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Tijuana
Clifford, Fleming & von Hagge

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Tijuana

Designer

Vista and Lagos nines designed by Percy Clifford (1976); redesigned by David Fleming (1991). Ocean-nine designed by Robert Von Hagge (1996).
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Mexico City
von Hagge, Smelek & Baril

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mexico City

Designer

Robert von Hagge, Michael Smelek & Richard Baril.
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Limited access
Cabo San Lucas
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Limited access

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

Jack Nicklaus

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Cabo San Lucas
Weiskopf, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

Tom Weiskopf

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
San José del Cabo
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Cabo San Lucas
Dye, Roy

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

Roy Dye (brother of Pete Dye).
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Cancun
Price, Nick

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cancun

Designer

Nick Price
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Mexico City
Smith, Willie & Alex

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Mexico City

Designer

Original design by Scottish professional Willie Smith, whose brother Alex finished the project when Willie died of pneumonia in 1916. Redesigned by Percy Clifford & Rodolfo Patrón (1971).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
La Paz
Player, Gary

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

La Paz

Designer

Gary Player
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Rsrt guests only
San José del Cabo
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Playa del Carmen
Nicklaus Design

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Playa del Carmen

Designer

Nicklaus Design
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Rsrt guests only
Cabo San Lucas
Love III, Davis

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

Davis Love III

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Rsrt guests only
Cabo San Lucas
Woods, Tiger

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

TGR Design by Tiger Woods.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Playa del Carmen
Norman, Greg

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Playa del Carmen

Designer

Greg Norman
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
San José del Cabo
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Jack Nicklaus
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Visitors welcome
Guadalajara
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Guadalajara

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
von Hagge, Smelek & Baril

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Robert von Hagge, Michael Smelek & Richard Baril.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Playa del Carmen
Price, Nick

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Playa del Carmen

Designer

Nick Price
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Guadalajara
Brademus, John

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Guadalajara

Designer

John Brademus designed the current course in 1941.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Playa del Carmen
von Hagge, Robert

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Playa del Carmen

Designer

Robert von Hagge
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
von Hagge, Robert

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Robert von Hagge
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Finger, Joe

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Joe Finger
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Mexico City
Hughes, Lawrence

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Mexico City

Designer

Lawrence Hughes

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Cancun
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cancun

Designer

Jack Nicklaus
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
San José del Cabo
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Jack Nicklaus

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
La Paz
Hills, Arthur

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

La Paz

Designer

Arthur Hills

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Cancun
Norman, Greg

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cancun

Designer

A Greg Norman Signature course.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Playa del Carmen
Dye, P.B.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Playa del Carmen

Designer

P.B. Dye
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
San José del Cabo
Norman & Nicklaus

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Greg Norman (Mission-nine); Jack Nicklaus (Marina-nine).
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Jack Nicklaus
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Jack Nicklaus
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
San José del Cabo
Fazio, Tom

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Tom Fazio
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Rsrt guests only
Cabo San Lucas
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Design
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Rsrt guests only
Cabo San Lucas
Norman, Greg

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Cabo San Lucas

Designer

Greg Norman
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Cancun
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cancun

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Design
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
San José del Cabo
Nicklaus Design

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

San José del Cabo

Designer

Nicklaus Design
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Loreto
Jones, Rees

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Loreto

Designer

Rees Jones and Steve Weisser (of Rees Jones Inc.).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Restricted
Morelia
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Morelia

Designer

Jack Nicklaus
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Rsrt guests only
Acapulco
von Hagge, Robert

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Acapulco

Designer

Robert von Hagge
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Norman, Greg

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

Greg Norman Design

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Course
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Puerto Vallarta
Weiskopf, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Puerto Vallarta

Designer

A Tom Weiskopf Signature course.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Merida
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Merida

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Course
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Merida
Lejeune, Félix Mier y Terán

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Merida

Designer

Félix Mier y Terán Lejeune

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