Mallorca is known for the number of different sports that can be practiced there. Cycling is one of the great attractions of Mallorca, together with diving and hiking. But golf is also a highly valued sport on the island, both by Mallorcans and visitors.
In Mallorca there are more than 50 golf courses, with different characteristics and located in very different places. Today we are going to focus on golf in Santa Ponsa. That is why today we will tell you all about the main golf course in Santa Ponsa. It is Golf Santa Ponsa, which is divided in 3: Golf Santa Ponsa I, Golf Santa Ponsa II and Golf Santa Ponsa III. And we will also recommend Golf Fantasia, a mini golf located in the heart of Santa Ponsa, perfect for the little ones.
Santa Ponsa is a coastal town, near Palma de Mallorca, belonging to the municipality of Calvia. It is located in the southwest of Mallorca and has a variety of activities to do, among them, one of the best known: golf. The vegetation of Santa Ponsa allowed the creation of these different golf courses. Besides, nowadays they allow the surroundings of Santa Ponsa to be green and beautiful.
Golf Santa Ponsa
Golf Santa Ponsa is the best golf course in this area of Mallorca. Divided in 3 parts it has all the facilities to make your golf game perfect. Located just a few meters from the center of Santa Ponsa, you can enjoy courses suitable for all types of players. It is also the first golf course in Calviá and one of the first on the island.
Golf Santa Ponsa I
Golf Santa Ponsa I has 6.543 meters of course with different lakes and a variety of trees, which make it a very pleasant course for all players. Of its 18 holes we highlight the hole number 10, one of the longest in Spain and Europe.
Since it was inaugurated in 1977, Golf Santa Ponsa I has been visited by a variety of public figures such as the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh or, also, a number of professional players such as: José M. Olazábal, Barry Lane, Jesper Parnevik, Colin Montgomerie, Ian Woosnam, Lee Westwood.
Golf Santa Ponsa I hosts a number of tournaments every year. Nowadays many tournaments are still held annually, but it is true that in the past it was the chosen site for very important national and international tournaments. This makes this fantastic Golf de Mallorca one of the most prestigious golf courses on the island.
Golf Santa Ponsa II
Golf in Mallorca has a lower degree of difficulty than Golf Santa Ponsa I. In addition to its 18 different holes, it has a practice area with a 350-meter long driving range and a tee area of more than 100 meters. There is also a putting green and a short game area.
Surrounded by a pine forest and between large lakes, it is a golf course with many options in the game. In its 6,053 meters you will find different places that will catch your attention. On the 18th hole, a par 3, you will find a green in the shape of Mallorca that captures the attention of all the players at Golf Santa Ponsa II.
Golf Santa Ponsa II also hosts different tournaments every year. Thanks to them great public figures have been able to enjoy this place. From Michael Douglas to Adolfo Suárez have walked through the holes of Golf Santa Ponsa II.
Golf Santa Ponsa III
Since 1999 Golf Santa Ponsa III has been an idyllic place for all those who are just starting out in the world of golf and players who are looking for a short game. Because it only has 9 holes, unlike Golf Santa Ponsa I and Golf Santa Ponsa II.
It is located in the vicinity of Golf Santa Ponsa II so they share the driving range area, the tees on both sides, the putting green and the short game area. In addition, Golf Santa Ponsa III is adapted to be played in Pitch & Putt mode.
Golf Santa Ponsa III also shares with Golf Santa Ponsa II: Casa de Campo. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the place and atmosphere after practicing your favorite sport. Casa de Campo has a terrace, swimming pool and Sure ‘s restaurant. This restaurant has fresh dishes and select menus to replenish your strength after your round of golf.
In Santa Ponsa, just a few meters from the sea, in the second row you can also enjoy Golf Fantasia. It is a mini golf, suitable for everyone, in which to spend a fun and different time. It has 3 different courses, each with its 18 holes.
Golf Fantasia is undoubtedly the ideal place to go with the little ones. As you go into this mini golf of Santa Ponsa you will find lakes with fish, ducks and turtles, you will go into caves and cross wooden bridges. It is a different place which will make you enjoy a new experience.
It has a bar where you can have a soft drink or ice cream after walking its trails. Its schedule changes according to the time of the year, so check before you go to make sure you can enjoy this fantastic mini golf in Santa Ponsa.
All these golf courses have something in common: their proximity to Holiday Center. Our aparthotel in Santa Ponsa is only a few meters away from these different golf courses, and from the beach. It is a family place to enjoy together. Our apartments have a modern and Mediterranean style that will make you feel at home.
In our facilities you will find a variety of activities to do. We have sports courts, activities for children, a large swimming pool, entertainment, billiards and video games area. In Holiday Center you will also find our buffet restaurant to taste and enjoy typical Mediterranean and Mallorcan food.
For these reasons, and many more, come and enjoy Holiday Center and discover all that this place and its surroundings have to offer, we are waiting for you!