Published on : Saturday, June 24, 2017
The prestigious layout, the only one on the island situated next to the sea, has long been a favourite golfing destination, and its continued tie-up with Zafiro maintains its reputation as Mallorca’s premier course.
Club de Golf Alcanada is situated just 3.5 kilometres from the Zafiro Palace hotel, which is located just 800 metres from the beautiful town of Alcudia in the north of island and is only 300 metres from the golden beach and crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean.
The stylish modern four-storey hotel Is also minutes from the picturesque narrow streets of Alcudia with its array of restaurants, bars, shops and boasts a state-of-the-art spa, several swimming pools, jacuzzi, sauna, Turkish bath, a large solarium and a host of other leisure facilities and is ideal for golfers, families, couples and sun-seekers.
Zafiro offers first-class golf hospitality concierge, including clients tee-time services, while golfers can enjoy the delicious buffet as well as four themed à la carte for dining restaurants, such as the Sushi International Cuisine.
A three-night golf package staying in a modern fully-equipped, air-conditioned junior suite, which is available from September 20th to October 5th, includes two green fees at Club de Golf Alcanada, breakfast and free access to the spa and wellness area and costs €468 (£412) based on double occupancy. There is a €30 (£25) single supplement per person per night.
Club de Golf Alcanada director of golf, Kristoff Booth, said: “Zafiro is a truly wonderful hotel and it complements our golf course very well. We have enjoyed an excellent relationship over the years working together and we are delighted this is continuing.
“It means visitors can enjoy the finest golf on the island and then relax in a five-star hotel that is just a few minutes away.”
Zafiro hotel sales manager, Jaume Palou, added: “This partnership allows visitors the perfect base to stay while enjoying first-class golf. We are very fortunate to be situated where we are – we can offer first-class accommodation, first-class golf, stunning views with lots to do. These packages always prove to be very popular.”
Alcudia – the oldest town on the island – is steeped in history and contains the most important archeological remains from the Roman era in Mallorca, which can be found within the medieval castle walls.
Club de Golf Alcanada’s 7,108-yard, Robert Trent Jones Jr-designed course has won an array of awards since opening 14 years ago, including being named best golf course in Europe by visitors to 1golf.eu for six years in a row.
Opened in October 2003, it sits in a breathtaking location overlooking the Bay of Alcudia and takes its name from an island with a lighthouse, situated just offshore, which can be seen from most of the holes.
Alcanada enjoys magnificent mountain and sea views and a mixture of pine and olive groves provide the splendid setting for a round at Alcanada and the course is recognised by the golf industry as one of the finest venues in Spain and Europe and it is also a member of the prestigious World of Leading Golf collection.
In addition, the club boasts a centuries-old Mallorca clubhouse, which offers guests the opportunity to sample regional specialties in its first-class dining facilities on a sunbaked terrace.