It’s still winter, but you badly want to play golf! If you are among those who can’t stand another winter playing golf wearing hats, mittens, and in some indoor location as you put on frosty greens, why wait? It is worth checking out the best winter golf vacations in sunny destinations somewhere in Asia, Africa, or Europe.
Here’s a quick guide to the best winter warmer golf vacation getaways to visit.
The island of Maui is home to the most impressive golf courses around. You can enjoy playing golf and have the sweeping views of the coastline and pristine blue waters of Maui. You can even experience humpback whale sightings during winters here. Hawaii is a great paradise for golfers who want a scenic mountain and ocean views. The only downside is its popularity makes it tough to book a golf vacation, and be wary of the steep price tab too!
Another great winter golf location is Southern California. You will find the historic golf events here. California golf courses are ideal for international tourneys or for simply relaxing after playing a few rounds in the fairways. The place combined beauty and elegance which is very difficult to miss out. The leading golf resorts in Southern California are the Pala Mesa Golf Resort, Double Tree Golf Resort, and the Mt. Woodson.
It is not scorching hot in Spain during winter, and temperatures are often mild and playing casually in tees and shorts are but a common site during January or November. There is a wealth of high quality and luxury golf courses in Spain and one will easily find a convenient number of flights ranging from the – budget to expensive air carriers around.
The Andalucian region is a perfect location for winter golf as its Southern location affords a warmer climate. Golfers can find the best golf courses in Cadiz and Jerez.
Turkey is another great golf destination for the winter holidays. For British, Scandinavian, and German travelers, it is the perfect golf destination. They established golf courses in the Antalya Province which is otherwise known as the Turkish Riviera. The Mediterranean and Aegean parts in the east of Turkey offers the best winter golf climate where it is always warmer, dry, and mild which is perfect for golfers. Belek offers over 35 luxury hotels and is highly recommended for that much-needed winter golf break.
Tunisia is found in the North of Africa and it is one of the leading winter golf locations for avid Italian, German, and French golfers. Tunisia offers a really sunny climate and a wide array of golf facilities including twelve golf courses and easy access to flights to and from mainland Europe. The prices in these locations are reasonable, and the courses are amazing, plus hotels are affordable yet offer a five-star experience.
In Tunisia, you get to play golf with pink flamingos and camels in the backdrop. The most raved about places to play winter golf in Tunisia are at the Port El Kantaoui, Monastir, and the Hammamet which are found on the Mediterranean Sea coastline.
If you do not mind going on a long-haul flight somewhere tropical for a sunshine-filled golf holiday, Sri Lanka is a golfer’s paradise to go to. You can fly straight to Colombo and play exclusive golf at the Royal Colombo Golf club. The place is ideal for the adventurous traveler. From Colombo, you can go to Kandy, Sri Lanka’s second biggest city and play at the Victoria Club in Digana. Another golf club to check out is the Nuwara Eliya which has not changed a bit since it was built in the 1900’s by the British Army.
Sri Lanka is best for those who want to travel, experience new cultures, and get to enjoy low cost food, drinks, green fees, and hotels.
Tenerife is found on one of the Canary Islands within the volcanic Spanish isle and is a leading golf holiday destination, as the whole year round offers a climate that’s 100% spring-like with clear, bright blue skies. It’s a short haul flight from UK and Europe (approximately 3 hours). Tenerife offers 9 quality golf courses with some can be found on the busy tourist regions at Los Cristianos and Playa de Los Americas.
And so you have it; the 7 best winter golf vacations that will never disappoint. So, which winter golf destination made it to your bucket list today?