Atalaya Golf and Country Club is a charming, pretty golf course set between Marbella and Estepona, with 36 holes split over an old and new course. It is home to the European PGA Headquarters and ranked 32nd in the Top 100 Golf Courses for Southern Spain. Both courses are excellent and get good feedback from players on TripAdvisor, the vast majority of the reviews rating the courses either excellent or very good.
This page will focus on the Old Course, a Bernhard von Limburger designed 18 hole par 72 course which opened in 1968 and is regarded to be one of the classic courses which has really stood the test of time. It is a 6,408 yard parkland course with a classic layout which offers challenges and enjoyment for players of all levels. It is considered to be a gentle course of moderate difficulty with good greens, wide fairways lined with trees and plenty of bunkers and elevated greens. You can study the course Hole by Hole on their website with video flyovers which gives a great sense of the course and how to approach each shot.
This is considered to be a good quality course for the intermediate golfer which offers value for money. Green fees start from 65€ for 18 holes in the summer low season, 75€ in the mid-season and 100€ at peak times. The high season is from the beginning of February to mid-May and mid-September to the end of November.
The restaurant has been recently improved, with a new club terrace and a commitment to the best produce. It is open from 10am to 8pm for golfers and non-golfers alike. There are also two kiosks on the old course by the 1st tee and the 13th hole for drinks and snacks.
What you need to know about Atalaya Old Course
- 18 hole par 71 course
- Par White: 6.142m par 71
- Par Yellow: 5.856m par 71
- Par Red: 5.178m par 71
- Designed by Bernhard von Limburger
- Welcomes non-members
- Web – atalaya-golf.com
- Telephone – 0034 952 882 812
- Email – email@example.com
- Address – Ctra. De Benahavis, Km. 0,7, Estepona, Málaga
- Latitude: 36.485055
- Longitude: -5.021642
- Maximum handicaps 28 for men and 36 for ladies
Where to stay?
Atalaya Golf is conveniently located near San Pedro de Alcantara, a popular and pretty town with a traditional Old Town, new boulevard and long seaside promenade. As well as offering the New Course for variety, there are some excellent courses nearby, namely Monte Mayor, El Paraiso and Guadalmina. If you’re interested in playing in this area, then San Pedro, Marbella or Estepona are good choices as a base.
Vacation Marbella offer golf and accommodation packages, providing the best combination of golf and holiday lettings in Marbella. You can book everything online and get discounted green fees, live tee times and regularly updated property listings, making it really easy to browse and book you next golf holiday.
We are a company built around service, so we complement our great golf accommodation with 5* extras such as private transfers and options to book golf clubs. We also cater for non-golfers with boat tours, family packages, babysitting and stocking the holiday rental with all the essentials, so you start to relax and enjoy right away. We look forward to welcoming you soon.