Monte Major Golf Club, Malaga, Spain

  • Rating: Rating: 3.8  (1 reviews)
  • Opened: 1989
  • Holes: 18
  • Type: Parkland
  • Length: 5652 mtrs
  • Par: 72
  • SSS: 72.7
  • Slope: 128
  • Green Fees: €65 - €100
  • Offers: Contact club for any special promotions
  • Location: Benahavis, Malaga
  • Tel No: +34 (0) 952 937 111
  • Website: Visit Website


Monte Major Golf course was designed by local creative genius José Gancedo.
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty under the gaze of Monte Mayor Castle.  Monte Major golf course opened in 1989 to great acclaim and is generally recognised as one of the best courses in the Marbella area.
The fairways of Monte Mayor Golf are seeded with Bermuda 419 (the same grass as Augusta and Valderrrama) and the greens considered some of the best in the Marbella area


Superb clubhouse with changing rooms, bar, restaurant, lounge, leisure and accommodation facilities along with pro shop. Golf facilities include practice areas and equipment hire.

Golfer's Reviews of Monte Major Golf Club:

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Average Rating Rating: 3.8     Number of Reviews: 1

Monte course, 06 Jan 2009, by anonymous
Rating: 4.0
Quality of Course
Rating: 5.0
Practice Facilities
Rating: 3.0
Value for Money
Rating: 3.0
what a course,take this on if you are up for a challenge! on average you will need 2 balls per hole played!! well when playing course for the first time anyway!!,the first time for me the course beat me up ..badly,,then i read the local rule that any 'lost ' ball off the course counts as lateral water hazard, and only one shot penalty,honestly this does make a difference as any ball off the fairway on many of the holes is lost down huge ravines.Beautiful spectacular course with some 'fantasy' type holes,plataeu greens with no bail out areas eg one par three 190 metres all carry to raised green with massive drop off all around it. Intermediate golfers will struggle to break 100,but what an experience,every hole is spectacular,very secular,you feel you are the only people out their,dont worry if you are running short of balls as there is a nice man around the 10th to sell you a bag of 25 balls for around 20 euros. Expensive during high season, i managed to get on for 50 euros in december!! Nice clubhouse,good facilities, practice area miles away but putting green close by,first putt went straight off the green!! course in top condition,greens like Augusta! but very true. Take this challenge on if you dare,you'll be glad of the experience if you do...good luck!

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