For Manzanillo golf, there is a fact that might surprise you: Mexico is the number two worldwide golf destination for U.S. golfers, right behind Hawaii. The Mexican Government Department of Tourism wants to change that ranking. That's right -they are determined to become number one, and with the help of Manzanillo Golf and also at the rate they are progressing it shouldn't take too long to achieve that goal.
Manzanillo Golf is one of the fabulous golfing destinations in Mexico.
Among the Manzanillo Golf destinations
is the 27-hole golf course associated with the Grand Bay Hotel in Barra de Navidad. This Manzanillo Golf destination is an easy distance from Manzanillo and is also open to the public. The Robert Von Hagge design is long and lovely, with each hole amid rolling, tropical landscapes. It is wide open, with big fairways and big greens, and features plenty of water (2 lagoon holes, 13 lakeside holes, and 8 holes along the Pacific). The greens fees are $166 for 18 holes, $192 for 27 holes for hotel guests, $216 and $240, respectively, for non guests, including a motorized cart. Barra is about a 1- to 1 1/2-hour drive north of Manzanillo on Highway 200.
Another wonderful destination is El Tamarindo Golf Resort – Is located midway between Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo on the Costa Careyes (also commonly referred to as Costa Alegre). The Resort is about 31 miles north of the Manzanillo International Airport and about 132 miles south of Puerto Vallarta. The stunning 18-hole championship-style golf course at El Tamarindo is set amidst a 2,040-acre natural reserve, making it one of the most spectacular courses in the entire world. The fairways are beautifully lined with scores of Mojote and Cuba palms, as well as breathtaking views of the rocky, untouched coastline that meets the crystal blue Pacific.
And of course there is the The world-famous La Mantarraya at the Las Hadas resort. It is positioned on a 65 hectare peninsula de Santiago in the city of Manzanillo. Other Manzanillo golf courses include the golf course at Club Santiago.
Manzanillo golf is exciting!