Golf del Sur, Tenerife: About the Town
The Golf del Sur is a green oasis built around a 27 hole championship golf course that has hosted many international events. This beautifully designed area is a taste of the quieter side of Tenerife, it is ideally suited to golfers, young families and those who just want to take life easy. The area is not just about golf either, there is a lot more to the Golf del Sur, bars, restaurants, magnificent views of the sea and Mount Teide and plenty of beautiful gardens. If you are looking for information on Golf del Sur bars, Golf del Sur restaurants, Golf del Sur golf courses, Golf del Sur property, Golf del Sur apartments or anything else Golf del Sur, then Delta Metropolitan S.A, the leading Golf del Sur Estate Agents, can help.
Perfect for golfers or non–golfers alike, the Golf Del Sur offers championship golf, natural beaches, beautiful scenery, great bars and restaurants, lively entertainment, simple peace and tranquillity and even a spa offering whirlpools, hydro-massage, jacuzzi, massage and gym. The wide fairways are lined with such a huge variety of indigenous plants that, with the large palm trees and giant cactus plants, this 800 square metre course beside the Atlantic Ocean is like a veritable oasis.
This golf course was design by Pepe Gancedo and ever since its 1987 inaugural event, the Golf del Sur has provided the backdrop for various top international tournaments. In 1995, Golf del Sur hosted the Shell Wonderful World of Golf tournament and its head to head battle between Ernie Els and Phil Mickelson.
Golf del Sur has also been the setting for two golf driving distance records, both of which were set by Britain’s Karl Woodward when he firstly set a new record of 398 yards and then, a few months later, he broke the legendary 400-yard barrier with a huge stroke which sent the ball flying 408 yards.
With the all year round weather the Golf del Sur has become one of the top destinations for a golfing holiday. Along with the 5 excellent courses, there are practice ranges including driving, chipping and putting, a golf school as well as practice facilities, a tennis court, lawn bowls green, bar-restaurant and pro shop.
Conveniently located at just 15 minutes from the airport a car is not required, but if you want to explore the island, due to excellent motorway links, Golf Del Sur is the perfect base from which to do so. Sandy beaches are a few minutes drive away and bars, restaurants and shops are available on the San Blas centre, the commercial centre of Golf del Sur. It is here that the resort nightlife takes place around the main square and during the day, if you are not out playing golf, you can find a wide selection of souvenir shops, supermarkets and a small selection of restaurants and bars that supplement the facilities already provided by the hotels in the resort. Busier nightlife and more shopping is available 10 to 15 minutes drive away in Los Cristianos and Las Americas