Exquisite Mexico Golf Vacations Just Waiting For You

Are you aware that Mexico Golf Vacations are the second golf destination worldwide for U.S. golfers?

One of the reasons is because it is closer than most other international locations.

Another reason is that there are now over 200 golf courses in Mexico with the world’s leading architects (Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, and Trent Jones to name just a few) preparing to create more new exciting courses to meet the growing demand.

The country has a much diversified geographic topography, blessed with beautiful golf courses and Mexico Golf Resorts that rival any in the world.

There is every type of topography including; Ocean Front Courses, as well as golf courses in warm desert areas, and high-mountain regions.

So, if you are thinking about a Mexico Golf Vacation, now is the time!

Mexico Has Many Outstanding Courses

Golf courses in Mexico are known worldwide for their extraordinary beauty and quality.

This was clearly demonstrated by the arrival in Mexico of the PGA Mayakoba Golf Classic tournament in February of 2007, organized and planned by the outstanding and beautiful golf course El Camaleon, located in the Riviera Maya.

This was considered an historic event because the Professional Golf Association was conducting this official tournament outside the United States and Canada for the very first time. The third edition of this classic was held in 2009 with resounding success. Mexico Golf Vacations are well known among tour players as well.

The Government of Mexico Tourism Department has a goal to make Golfing Mexico the number one destination in the world.

A golf vacation in Mexico is much more than just playing golf. It is an awakening to the visitor of an outstandingly beautiful country, and a culturally rewarding experience, with an enriching educational adventure that the visitor just does not forget. Think “Vacation in Mexico”!

#1 On Best’s Top 30
Resort Golf Courses in Mexico

(See Mexico Golf Resort Top 30 List)

Cabo del Sol Golf Course, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Cabo de Sol is known as the #1 Resort Golf Course in Mexico. It is a world-renowned Jack Nicklaus Signature design Golf Course following along white-sand shores and a mile-long coastline of magnificent rock outcroppings.

According to Nicklaus himself this championship layout is famous for having the “three finest finishing holes in all of golf.”

The signature 5th and 17th Holes are now ranked among “The 500 Best Holes in the World” according to Golf Magazine (January 2000).

There's no doubt that Holes number 16, 17 and 18 are incredible. But the three front-nine Holes that run along the ocean, Hole numbers 5, 6 and 7 - are outstanding as well.

Photo: Mexico Golf Vacations - Cabo Del Sol Golf Clu

Cabo Del Sol is a golf course you will never forget! This is a place where you have the ocean and the desert, as well as a very challenging course that's fun to play.

Due to some of the most pleasant weather in the world, it’s possible to play golf almost every day of the year, while on each one of your Mexico Golf Vacations!

(See the following data for contact information) gtallman@cabodelsol.com.mx Gregory Tallman Director of Golf 866-231-4677

We hope you can enjoy one of these Golf Vacations in Mexico!

This could be the Mexico Golf Vacation Package you have been looking for.

Facts & Figures

  • Opened May, 1994
  • 18 holes - Par 72
  • #95 among "Top 100 Courses in the World" as compiled by GOLF Magazine
  • 7,075 yards from the championship tees,
  • Seven holes on the ocean (5, 6, 7, 8, 16, 17, 18)

Trivia

  • Course record held by:

Alejandro Quiroz, September 7, 2001, Score: 62
Raphael Alarcon, September 8, 2001, Score: 62 (From the black tees) Coach to Lorena Ochoa

Events

  • Site of 1995 SENIOR PGA TOUR Senior Slam, televised event
  • 1996 Shell Wonderful World of Golf match featuring Jack Nicklaus and Lee Trevino
  • Site of the Taylor-Made International Pro-Am from 1996 - 2001
  • Site of the 1996 and 1997 California Toyota Team Championships
  • Site of 1998 SENIOR PGA TOUR Senior Slam, televised event

Awards & Accolades

  • "Top 100 Courses in the World" - Golf Magazine, 1995 - Present (Current Ranking: #95)
  • "Best 100 Courses Outside The United States" - Golf Digest, 2003 - Present (Current Ranking: #24)
  • "Best Courses In México" - Golf Digest, Golf Magazine 1995 - Present (Current Ranking: #1)
  • "Top 10 Desert Courses in the World" - The Golfer, 2001 • "Nicklaus' best work...could be Cabo del Sol" - Golf World, January 1993
  • "Nicklaus sculpted each hole with the inspiration of a Rodin" - The Golfer, Yearbook 1995
  • "Cabo Del Sol...justifies all of its anticipated accolades" - FORE Magazine, Sept./Oct. 1994
  • "Best New Golf Course" - 1994 - Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report
  • "Top 10 Public Golf Courses" - Golf Digest's readers poll, May 1998

Interested In Retiring In Mexico?

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Personal Experience with Golf Courses in Mexico

We live in the city of Chapala 30 miles south of Guadalajara, Mexico.

Our home course is the Chapala Country Club at Vista del Lago.

We have played the course in San Antonio known as Chula Vista Country Club, and three courses in and near Guadalajara; Santa Anita Club de Golf, El Cielo Country Club, and Atlas Country Club where Lorena Ochoa has one of her Golf Academies.

Golfing Mexico is wonderful!

We hope you enjoyed this brief visit regarding Mexico Golf Vacations, but isn't about time you had your Mexico Golf Vacation?

For a great Golf Guide To Mexico, our favorite is: www.worldgolf.com/courses/mexico

A great source for a Mexico Golf Resort is: www.resortvacationstogo.com/Golf_Resorts


Thanks for visiting our website, and Happy Golfing!

Jim


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