With golf increasing in popularity over the past decades, many golf courses have been popping up all over Spain. Many of these courses are regarded as some of the best in Europe and the world. Las Colinas Golf Course is no exception, ranking as one of Spain’s top courses. What makes Las Colinas Golf unique is that it is more than just a golf course – it is built on a small community that could be perfect for your dream Spanish property. The club sits in a perfect and privileged location within a gated and exclusive residential community. The community is secured 24/7 to put your mind at ease at night and when you are away. Everything is built with the surrounding environment in mind.
Las Colinas Golf Course
One of the main activities to enjoy within this gated community is obviously golf. The course is one of the best in Spain and ranks within the top 100 courses around Europe.
The course is designed in a unique way, making it a course for both professionals and hobbyists alike. With many different tees offered to every player, each of the 18 holes have great versatility.
One of the most beautiful parts of the course is its design. The course is designed to flow and naturally fit into the surrounding environment without causing any eyesores. It does this by adapting to the contours of the terrain. The man behind the design of the course is the world-renowned Cabell B Robinson, who has worked on many other courses around the world. Notable works by the North American include the La Reserva in Sotogrande (Spain) and the Royal Golf de Evian (France).
To give its customers and residents the best experience possible, Las Colinas Golf and Country Club have enlisted Troon Golf to manage the course. Troon Golf are the world-leader in managing golf courses, present in over 30 countries and nearly 300 courses around the world.
You can always expect the best golfing experience when Troon are around: the best playing surfaces, the best clubhouse and the best overall experience. Many of the courses managed by Troon are within the top 100 courses worldwide, with a few examples being Trump Turnberry (Scotland), Abu Dhabi (UAE) and The Grove (England).
Within the community of Las Colinas Golf and Country Club are over 20 smaller communities, each displaying their own style of architecture. The prices for each home range between €500,000 – €4,000,000. The communities of Naranjos and Hinojo also offer apartments. Apartments in the Las Colinas have a typical price range between €246,000 – €356,000.
Each set of homes and apartments within Las Colinas are designed to respect the environment, with quality and privacy in mind. This helps to make every build feel as open and bright as possible. Each home and apartment overlooks the golf course on one side and the surrounding woodland on the other side.
You are also able to design your own bespoke villa with the help of the skilled architects Las Colinas employ. The price for one of these properties can range from €538,000 – €3,950,000 depending on your requirements.
Some of the features you can request within your villa are air conditioning; electric blinds, forest/golf/sea views, basements, infinity pools and more.
School of Falconry
There is a range of other activities you can get involved with around the Las Colinas community. One of the activities praise is their International School of Falconry.
The school is run by a small team of experts. They look after the birds, feed the birds and train the birds. Some birds you can observe include owls, falcons, goshawks and hawks; including the very sociable Harris hawk. You can take a 60-minute tour of the nearby woodland while doing various activities with the many birds. This is a great activity for everyone, including children.
With the tour, participants receive a sense of how to train a bird of prey using the different techniques.
You can also get involved with several sporting activities. The club has 4 tennis courts as well as a tennis school for all ages. You can learn and practice your best backspin here!
There is also a fantastic gym with a range of apparatus to help you keep fit. The Gym has a view of the tennis courts and children’s playground, thanks to the gym being glass-fronted.
Throughout the nearby woodland there is a very scenic 3km walk which connects to the clubhouse and a natural park. You can go for a nice walk, run or cycle along this trail.
The main clubhouse also offers 2 restaurants for residents and visitors alike. There is the UNiK café which offers a range of international cuisine and the Enso Sushibar, which specialises in Japanese cuisine. Both restaurants have terraces looking over the course, making it the perfect place for those cosy summer nights with friends and family.
Las Colinas also have a beach club. It’s only a short 10-minute drive away on the La Glea beach, located in the town of Dehesa de Campoamor. Here you can enjoy the infinity pool looking over the Mediterranean, as well as the UNiK café that is located at the back of the clubhouse.
Near Las Colinas are multiple schools, both public and private. Many are a ten-minute drive away. There are also a few medical centres and police stations situated nearby.