Atalaya Golf Club

Designed by Bernhard Von Limburger and P. Krings, Club de Golf Atalaya or Atalaya Golf and Country Club is the official headquarters of the European PGA located in the Estepona region of Costa del Sol.

Inaugurated in 1968, the golf club is now one of the oldest courses of the region, and being a quite flat one; it is enjoyable for all levels of players. The entire course of Atalaya Golf Club is divided into two different halves with two 18-hole par 72 courses.

The Old Course, designed by Bernard v Limberger, is a championship course, while the other 18-hole New Course -designed by Paul Krings- was opened much later in 1991 but soon became popular among amateurs as well as professionals.

The Old one of Atalaya Golf is classically designed with superb fairways, well-placed bunkers and elevated greens. Lined with eucalyptus, olive and pine trees, the course might prove to be a difficult one for some international pros and hence requires accurate tee shots.

Holes at Atalaya Golf

The Old Course Atalaya Golf starts with an easy opening hole downhill slight dog leg left, but avoid hitting too much to the left. A par 3 second and third hole require utmost accuracy to pass those deep bunkers. Well bunkered right, and green slopes left to right the par 5 hole no. 5 and par 3 hole no. 7 are needed to be negotiated properly.

Furthermore, the 14th a dog leg left invites towards a slightly elevated green and a bunker right of the green, while the 17th hole- a genuine par 5 is, too, to test your golfing skills in the presence of a large cross bunker and long green.

Then again, the New Course of Atalaya Golf Club starts with a par 4 opening hole with straight uphill, where the bunker doesn’t come into play. The 4th hole (par 3) demands a shot slightly right, while the greens of 5th hole (par 4) are protected by three bunkers. The hole-13 requires very precise shot as its green is protected by trees on the right and left.

Hole no. 14 – a par 5, and hole no. 16 – a par 3 and the second last are also needed to be dealt with precision and delicate concentration. Due to its topographical variation, and diversity of its tees and courses, the new course is also suitable for all levels.

The New Course of Atalaya Golf Club

Facilities at Atalaya Golf

Apart from these two magnificent 18-holes golf courses, Atalaya Golf Club offers one of the largest driving ranges in Spain, clubhouse, restaurant, bar, Proshop, trolley hire, Club rental, parking lot and an international golfing academy.

The Bar and Clubhouse, built in traditional Andalusian style, offer fabulous views of the Mediterranean, Marbella, and the southern tip of Spain Gilbert, where you can rest and relax after a long and tiring golfing session.

Furthermore, the restaurant inside the Atalaya Golf Club serves some of the best traditional and international cuisines, along with the most exquisite cocktails and Spanish wines.

Golfing lessons at Atalaya Golf Club

At the International Golf Academy, you will have a great chance to furnish your golfing skills with guidance from some of the PGA-E registered professionals. Golfing lessons are also available for all levels for group and private as well.

The caddy masters of the Atalaya Golf Club can arrange special instruction classes according to your needs, but that might demand extra fee.

Contact Atalaya Golf Club

Ctra. de Benahavís, Km. 0,7
29688 Estepona, Costa del Sol
(Málaga) Spain
Tel.: (+34) 952 882 812
Fax: (+34) 952 887 897

For golf bookings, please e-mail to With all kinds of modern facilities and services, the Atalaya Golf & Country Club is truly a “Golfers’ Paradise” on the Costa del Sol.

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