Mexico is known as a haven for vacationers who want to hit the beach and explore ancient Aztec and Maya ruins. This beautiful, ecologically diverse country is also the perfect location for a relaxed golf vacation. If you are interested in exploring oceanside courses by day and kicking back in a luxurious villa at night, you are well-served by visiting Mexico. Review these top Mexican golf courses and the beautiful hotels near them before making your next vacation plans.
Golf in Gorgeous Los Cabos at Cabo del Sol
Called one of the “Top 100 Courses in The World” by “Golf Magazine,” Cabo del Sol offers something for every golfer. Located in beautiful Cabo San Lucas on the Sea of Cortez, the ocean and desert courses are designed for golfers with discriminating tastes.
The Ocean Course
Jack Nicklaus has boasted that the Cabo del Sol Ocean Course is the best strip of golf property in the world. “Golf Digest” has ranked this course 24th on the list of the top 100 gold courses outside of the U.S.
The Desert Course
Cabo del Sol’s Desert Course, designed by Tom Weiskopf, combines the beauty of the desert with breathtaking views of the Sea of Cortez. “Golf Digest” has ranked the Desert Course one of the top 10 courses in Mexico.
ME Cabo Hotel
With steps leading down to the sea and a scattering of pools, gardens and Bali beds, ME Cabo Hotel is a perfect getaway after a busy day on the course. Enjoy the best amenities and world-class restaurants in this hideaway.
Las Ventanas al Paraiso
Known in English as The Windows to Paradise, this beautiful resort lives up to its name. This acclaimed resort beckons to visitors with a full-service spa, excellent restaurants and luxurious suites.
Follow The Course in Beautiful Puerto Vallarta and The Riviera Nayarit
Puerto Vallarta and The Riviera Nayarti are located due west of Guadalajara on Mexico’s Pacific Coast. This beautiful area has long been a favorite among discriminating tourists and golfers.
Vista Vallarta Jack Nicklaus
Set in the foothills of Puerto Vallarta, this Jack Nicklaus course is considered a must-play course by serious golf enthusiasts. Fresh breezes and stunning mountain views make this course as relaxing as it is challenging.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
Located on the Banderas Bay just outside Puerto Vallarta, this high-end resort has received Condé Nast’s “Most Excellent Spa Hotel” award. Visitors can relax in luxury and enjoy the best in hospitality while visiting Grand Velas.
Enjoy Beautiful Play on The Riviera Maya
Located on the Yucatán Peninsula on Mexico’s Caribbean Coast, the Riviera Maya is a beautiful getaway for the discriminating traveler who loves breathtaking nature and world-class luxury.
El Camaleon Riviera Maya Golf Course
Designed by Greg Norman, almost every hole on this beautiful course boasts water features. Located in an area recognized by the Audobon Society, golfers will enjoy stunning nature views while playing this challenging course.
The Fairmont Mayakoba
Only 45 minutes from the Cancun International Airport, this luxury hotel is tucked into a forest canopy. The Xcaret Preserve and Cozumel are located within 30 minutes of the hotel, which offers a full complement of world-class amenities.
So if you are an avid golfer, Mexico has amazing resorts that not only offer luxury, privacy and serenity but also award-winning golf courses, attracting visitors from all over the world.