If you are a golf enthusiast, you need to plan a vacation on the Mayan Riviera. Take a look at the options:
Botaboc Cancun Golf Club (designed by Robert Trent Jones
Designed by Robert Trent Jones (Jr.) in 1976, the hundreds of meters of dramatic coastline and Mayan ruins make this an extraordinary experience for golfers of all levels . It is located between the Nichupte Lagoon and the Caribbean, in the center of Cancun’s hotel zone. Sandstone Mayan ruins are one of the hazards. Open 365 days a year from dawn to dusk, serving meals every day until 9:00 pm
Hilton Cancun Golf Club
The club offers Cancun’s only par 72 hotel golf club. The club is located on the Nichupte Lagoon and has been hosting golfers for many years. This is an 18-hole full-service complex for Hilton guests and others who wish to play here. The fairways and green spaces are beautiful in themselves, but the scenery and peculiar wildlife make the trip here never forgotten. Players and masters from scratch like to play this course.
Golf Club Moon Palace (signed by Nicklaus)
This is a golf club with not only boutiques but also 27 holes. This is the only Nicklaus signature course in the Riviera Maya. Ecological design, beautiful scenery, natural mangroves and exotic animals. It is only 10 minutes away from Cancun Airport and 15 minutes away from Cancun Hotel Zone.
Cozumel Country Club (designed by Nicklaus)
This is the island’s first golf course, cut from limestone and disappeared in the coral and saltwater marshes on the northwest coast of Cozumel. The creation of the club has always respected the environment, surrounded by mangroves, swamps and tropical rain forests. Regardless of proficiency, it can provide players with first-class golf tests. For serious golfers, this is a challenge, but for less serious golfers, it is very interesting. There is a golf shop, snack bar and two layered T-shirts for you to practice or warm up. The club also provides putting greens and practice greens.
El Manglar Golf Riviera Maya (designed by Nicklaus)
Beautiful and challenging par three, this course is located between Cancun and Playa del Carmen. Its 18 holes provide traps for white sand beaches and lakes surrounded by natural rocks. The green is 1950s style, but is considered the best green in the area. This is a good place to practice short hits and is known for its personalized service. The club also has a putting green and a driving range. You can rent the club, and you can go from your hotel to the stadium.
El Camaleon Mayakoba (Greg Norman). Host of the 2007 PGA Mayakoba Golf Classic Cancun-Riviera Maya.
This club is described as a work of art. It is located in the luxurious resort of Mayakoba, but its name comes from its diverse layout and changing landscape. This route winds through tropical jungles, dense mangroves, stretches of sandy beaches by the sea and rivers with limestone boundaries, with unusual hazards and beautiful clear lagoons.
Playa Mujeres Golf Club (designed by Greg Norman)
The club is located five miles north of Cancun’s hotel zone and is surrounded by white beaches and tropical jungle. This is an advanced course and is considered one of the best courses in Mexico. The scenery of lakes, oceans, extraordinary plants and exotic animals is outstanding. This club is also considered a model of respecting nature and protecting local wildlife. Even for the most skilled golfer, this is an amazing 72 trap and challenge. In addition to the clubhouse, there is a fine dining restaurant and a fine dining restaurant. The first women-friendly course in Mexico selected by the Executive Women’s Association.
Playacar Spa and Golf Club (Robert von Haag’s)
Only 35 minutes away from the Cancun hotel zone, this golf club is located in the heart of the Riviera Maya. The stadium covers an area of 7,144 yards. Its design and construction were supervised by the famous architect Robert Von Hagge. Surrounded by lakes and amazing vegetation, the club is considered by players to be the most challenging golf course in the Mayan Riviera.