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Valle del Este Golf Course is set just inland from the Mediterranean coast at Mojacar in Almeria, Spain. Designed by José Canales the course was inaugurated in 2002 and it is always immaculately maintained, the layout takes full advantage of the undulating natural terrain to provide a course which is interesting and always challenging game of golf.
“Natural and spectacular” are the words most used to describe Valle del Este with beautiful fairways, tees and greens set amidst a stunning mountain backdrop, desert vegetation and various water features. But wait, there’s more
Desert Springs the first true Arizona style desert golf course in Europe. The fairways have been generously sized but there are plenty of strategically-positioned bunkers to be wary of on this challenging course.
If you stray from the fairway you could end up in some rather nasty rough, which contains some interesting cacti and other desert plants. It is advisable to be conservative and stay on the fairways otherwise you could easily run up a high score. Club selection is important and it is wise to think ahead. (more…)