Golf

Tenerife Golf - Real Club de Golf de Tenerife, El Penon

The picturesque El Penon golf course dates back to 1932 making it the oldest golf course in Tenerife, the second oldest in the Canaries and the eleventh oldest course in the whole of Spain. The course which is situated 600 metres above sea level has an ‘olde worlde’ clubhouse which is very "English” in style and is a genuine members club rather than the pay and play situation at the other Tenerife golf courses. Club membership at El Penon is coveted as a ‘must have’ if you wish to have social standing in the hierarchies of Tenerife Society.

Tenerife Golf - Abama Golf

Abama Golf is part of the most luxurious Tenerife golf and spa complex situated at Guia de Isora in the South-West of Tenerife. The course was designed by Paul Thomas, son of British golf legend/Ryder cup player Dave Thomas (San Roque Golf Club, The Belfry, etc.). The immaculate golf course overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, winds it’s way through some spectacular holes, with 22 lakes, 25,000 palm trees, bunkers of marble sand and very large greens.

Tenerife Golf - Buena Vista Golf Club

Situated at Buenavista de la Norte in the extreme north western corner of the Island, Buenavista golf course is surrounded by the Teno mountain range and the Atlantic Ocean. From wherever you look the scenery and backdrop is incredible and will be indelibly inscribed on your consciousness for many years to come. Golf courses are often to be found in some fabulous settings but nevertheless Buenavista Golf takes some beating.

Tenerife golf - La Rosaleda - Puerto de la Cruz

La Rosaleda Golf is situated just five minutes from the city centre of the town of Puerto de la Cruz, in the North of Tenerife. Tucked away amid banana tree groves and nestling beautifully into its surroundings it has fantastic views of the Orotava Valley, Mount Teide and the Atlantic Ocean.

Tenerife golf - Golf Las Americas

Golf Las Americas is located right on the edge of the main tourist areas of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos, two very popular tourist resorts noted for their wonderful climate, excellent beaches and nightlife. This 18 hole course designed by John Jacobs and opened in 1998 sits in a natural amphitheatre with views towards Playa de las Americas and the sea and protected from the wind by the nearby mountain ranges.

Tenerife golf courses - Los Palos Golf

Los Palos golf centre was opened to the public in December 1994 it has proved to be an incredible success story and has turned many non golfers into full time addicts of the game. Designed by José María Olazábal´s company, Integral Golf Design, it is set in a little oasis of greenery just off the motorway at Guaza in the arid South of Tenerife. The centre offers a very popular driving range, as well as a practice putting area, bunker and chipping green. All of this can be seen by the non golfers enjoying a drink or snack on the club house terrace.

Tenerife golf courses

Golf in Tenerife is like playing golf in Paradise, with its fabulous all year round climate when it’s rarely too hot and never too cold, course closure due to storms almost non existent and a selection of courses in various parts of the Island means that you’ll never be very far from a glorious game of golf in Tenerife.

Here is a summary of the available courses:-