Almenara – the perfect base for a world-class golf trip to Southern Spain

Almenara Golf operates as the gateway to some of the finest golf in Europe and is the perfect base from which to enjoy a golfing getaway to the south of Spain. All stay-and-play packages with the on-site SO/ Sotogrande Spa & Golf Resort are designed to provide a comprehensive tour of the Sotogrande region’s golf offering, with rounds available at Almenara, in addition to three Top 100 Continental Europe Courses. Three-, five- or seven-night options are available to book, with up to four green fees included.  

The concentration of high-quality golf courses within the confines of Sotogrande has attracted tourists from around the world for decades. The continuous rise of these courses further up the national and European rankings demonstrates the quality of golf on offer. Almenara is ranked within Spain’s Top 100 and the nearby La Reserva Club is ranked #53 in Continental Europe and #7 in Spain.  

Real Club Sotogrande, Sotogrande’s oldest golf course, positioned close to the Mediterranean coastline, is sitting at #12 in Continental Europe and has jumped up to #2 in Spain in recent rankings. Finally, Real Club Valderrama holds the #6 spot in Europe and remains at the top spot in Spain. The ability to enjoy different course layouts is an essential for any golf trip, and in Sotogrande, you can try your hand at the top two courses in the country all within the same trip. This convenience allows players to maximise their time on the course while being exposed to a plethora of different challenges. 


Visitors may be enticed to stay longer in the region to explore the myriad of golf experiences, the incredible architecture within Sotogrande, and the opportunity to discover the sun-kissed beaches, the Marina, and the coastline. 

Almenara presents a 27-hole course split across three 9-hole circuits. The variation from pine trees to cork trees, with water features and generous landing areas to begin, before tightening up down the stretch, will test your game to the full, offering a focus on accuracy. 

Overall, the proximity of world-class courses in the region creates an ideal relationship that benefits Almenara, enhancing the appeal of the area as a premier destination for golf enthusiasts. A fantastic golf course awaits at Almenara, and an ideal starting point for your trip to the pinnacle of European golf.