Best golf courses: Around Madrid

Around Madrid: 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
Madrid
Arana, Javier

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Javier Arana
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
Arana, Javier

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Javier Arana
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
von Hagge, Robert

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Robert von Hagge
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
9-hole course
Madrid
Arana, Javier

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9-hole course

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Javier Arana
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
Piñero, Manuel

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Manuel Piñero
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Madrid
Nicklaus, Jack

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Private club

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

No.1 course designed by Jack Nicklaus working with Desmond Muirhead (1975); No.2 course laid out by Nicklaus Design under the direction of Ron Kirby (1990); No.3 course is a Jack Nicklaus Signature Design (2011); No.4 course designed by Nicklaus Design (2012).
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
Putman, Robert Dean

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Robert Dean Putman
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
Olazabal, Jose Maria

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Jose Maria Olazabal
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
Lucena, Antonio

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Original design by Antonio Lucena; modifications made in 2000 by José Gancedo.
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Madrid
Jones Jr, Robert Trent

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Private club

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

The Arriba course has benefitted from several design inputs, most notably: Harry Colt (1910s), Tom Simpson (1924 & 1945), John Harris (1960s), Robert Trent Jones Jr (1998) and Kyle Phillips (2000). The Abajo course dates from 1998 and was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Madrid
von Hagge, Robert

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Robert von Hagge designed the Norte (North) course in 1997 (when the Club moved to its present location) and the Sur (South) course in 2001.

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Madrid

Designer

Rees Jones

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