Tenerife Golf

Lets play golf! Not only is it a wonderful hobby but it's healthy too. Tenerife with its fabulous year-round climate, is the ideal golfing destination, whether for a one-off golf round, golfing lessons or a golfing holiday. Read more about Golf Tenerife here.

Hardly surprising that Tenerife, which offers nine excellent courses, is a favourite with amateur and professional golfers alike. There are courses to suit all levels, but do check first with the golf club of your choice regarding standards and dress code.

GOLF COSTA ADEJE - Finca Los Olivos, Adeje. Tel 922 710 000 The views alone from this golf course, five kilometers from Playa de las Americas and one of the biggest courses in the Canary Islands, are stunning. They take in the island of La Gomera, the mountain range of Adeje, Playa de las Americas itself and the sea. This excellent 27 hole golf course was opened in 1998 with 18 holes and the nine-hole Los Lagos followed. Its stone walls have been retained as a feature. The facilities are vast and include a driving range, golf school and a colonial-style clubhouse. An elevator takes players and even luggage down through the natural rock.

GOLF DEL SUR - San Miguel de Abona. Tel 922 738 170 A striking feature of this famous 27 hole golf course is the black volcanic sand in the bunkers. With its thoroughly enjoyable lay-out, the course has been backdrop to various international tournaments. The fairways are lined with indigenous plants, palm trees and giant cactus which is why it is often described as a veritable oasis. There is a golf school, practice facilities, tennis court, lawn bowls green, bar restaurant and pro-shop.

LOS PALOS GOLF CENTER - Ctra Guaza, Las Galletas. 922 169 080 Just five minutes from Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos, this par 27, nine-hole course over 914 metres is definitely not a pitch and putt! The holes offer quite a challenge and five have water features to overcome. The course has a slight incline and is situated amidst banana trees. It is the perfect place to spend a couple of hours on a round of golf. Instruction is one of its key points and group classes are held in several languages. Facilities include a children's play area, golf shop and restaurant.