Golf is one of the sports introduced in Majorca by the tourist sector, and has led to the proliferation of courses for golfer in the entire island. With more than twenty first level courses, the surrounding area of the capital, Palma, stands out because of its large concentration of spaces to practice golf and enjoy, at the same time, a luxury stay in one of those 5 star hotels in Majorca that make the difference.
The Ponent and Son Vida area is one of the most exclusive residential areas of Majorca, it has specifically 3 golf courses:
Son Muntaner golf course, Majorca: open in 2000 and designed by Kurt RossKnetch. It is an 18 par 72 course, managed by Arabella Golf Majorca. It is located in the Son Vida street.
Son Vida Golf, Palma de Majorca: Golf course located in the luxury Son Vida housing development, in Palma, designed in 1964 by Hawtree & Son. It offers a very interesting circuit for players of all levels, it is a 18 holes par 71 course.
Golf Son Quint: 18 holes par 72 golf course also managed by Arabella Golf Majorca and located in the Son Vida street, result of the work of Ramón Espinosa and K. Rossknetch. It offers a Pitch & Putt area.
Other of the best areas of Majorca to practice golf near to Palma is Son Antem. In the Llucmajor street, after the airport, it offers an exceptional location: it is in the middle of the Majorcan countryside, has one of the best 5 star hotels with spa in Majorca, school, store and golf club.
Son Antem Golf Club: In fact, it can be considered two golf courses with 18 holes par 72 for each one. Opened in 2001 and designed by Francisco L. Segalés, offers a specially beautiful landscape, with a very Mediterranean vegetation and attractive circuits for professional and inexperienced golfers