If you haven’t considered Los Cabos for your next golf destination, you will, after you uncover the breath-taking Cabo golf courses at Land’s End. And, these ten amazing courses provide the best in panoramic views, luxury real-estate options, and exquisite course layout.
Some of these world-class Cabo golf courses are located in the same golf resort or real-estate development. That’s a testament to the popularity of Los Cabos as a famous golfing destination. And, once you read about these top-ten championship courses in Los Cabos, on the southern tip of Baja California, you’ll definitely consider this Mexican paradise your next golf destination.
To learn more about each of these Top-10 Cabo golf courses listed below, click on the heading!
This magnificent 18-hole Cabo golf course weaves through undulating Pacific sand dunes and provides panoramic ocean views from almost every hole. Then, there’s an excellent 14-acre practice facility, clubhouse restaurants and bars, retail center, on-course comfort stations at every third hole, and the signature service of Diamante Cabo. Also, Dunes Course shares some similarities with the classic links-style courses in Scotland. But, the weather in Cabo San Lucas is warmer, the sand is whiter, and the sea is a deeper blue.
This par-36 Jack Nicklaus signature course recently opened in April of 2018. It’s similar to the Nicklaus-One course design style. Also covering a dramatic elevation change, holes six through nine ascend to higher ground after the first holes work their way down to the Sea of Cortez. And, this course showcases the most spectacular views found on Puerto Los Cabos.
The layout of this Jack Nicklaus Signature Cabo golf course starts on the beach, only 30 feet above sea level. Then, it climbs to higher ground where your inspiration will grow as the breath-taking views increase. Along the way, you’ll see a wonderful diversity from cactus and arroyos to dunes and cliffs. There’s nothing like it!
This Tiger Woods-designed 18-hole El Cardonal course is the second championship golf course created at Diamante Cabo,. And, this is Tiger Wood’s first-ever design. He made this course long enough to challenge experts, yet open enough to provide good options for amateurs and beginners. Also, as mentioned earlier, this Cabo golf course restores the need for golf strategy by providing good shot options at each hole. So, it’s really an exiting test for golfers of any skill level.
Situated in the foothills above the Beach Club and Park, this Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course provides it all. To begin, you’ll see the spectacular coastline along the Sea of Cortez and the rugged Sierra de la Laguna mountain backdrop at every hole. Then, the course is nicely playable and it delivers formidable challenges. You’ll discover that the unique routing will slowly take you toward the mountains of El Sauzal. And, take in the ocean views at each one of the 18 holes.
With the common goal of expanding the game of golf, Tiger Woods and Diamante teamed up to create a 12-hole short golf course. It’s called Oasis Short Course, and is the third course at Diamante Cabo. And, this beautiful, family-friendly Cabo golf course sits within lush vegetation containing hundreds of palm trees. Also, it circles an eight-acre water feature, making for a truly stunning setting. Finally, Tiger’s design philosophy to build fun-for-all, yet challenging courses really shows through at Oasis Short Course.
The first six holes on the back nine of this course are nestled within the spectacular mountainous terrain of the surrounding Sierras. And, you can immerse yourself with ocean, desert, and mountain views from every hole of the Cabo Real golf course. Also, there are nine spectacular beachfront holes along Cabo Real Golf Club’s three-and-a-half miles of Sea of Cortez coastline. Finally, the front nine provides broad fairways that work their way down to the Sea of Cortez, notably at the short par-four fifth hole.
Designed by Jack Nicklaus, the 18-hole Cabo del Sol Ocean Course has been captivating world-class golfers since its opening in 1994. This golf course stretches over a mile along the rugged coastline of the Sea of Cortez. You’ll find seven holes perched right above the sea. Then, as you wrap-up your game, play “the three finest finishing holes in all of golf,” according to Nicklaus. And, the signature hole is at the 17th, a par-3 nestled among bunches of cacti, large boulders and a menacing cove.
According to the January, 2018 issue of Golf Digest, the Cabo del Sol Par-72 Ocean Course “Placed 70 in Golf Magazine’s list of World 100 Greatest Golf Courses.” Globally, few public golf courses are held in higher regard.
The Greg Norman signature-design course at Puerto Los Cabos is a par-36 golfer’s dream. With panoramic views of the Sea of Cortez and a beautiful mountain backdrop, the rolling-hill fairways are picturesque. And, this adventurous Cabo golf course covers quite an elevation. To explain, it begins over 400 feet up and works its way down to the sea, with a spectacular seventh hole.
Blending panoramic views with challenging holes, Cabo del Sol’s 18-Hole Desert Course designed by Tom Weiskopf appeals to players of all skill levels. Starting with the scenery, this Cabo golf course meanders through abyssal gullies that look like small canyons. And throughout, you’ll gaze upon a majestic mountain backdrop while trekking through a wild desert landscape. Best of all, every hole boasts wondrous views of the Sea of Cortez.
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