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Where to find the best golf in Riviera Maya

Locogringo has done the hard work for you and selected the top 4 golf courses in Riviera Maya to ensure your time away from the beach and on the links is well spent. These golf courses provide the luxury of English-speaking staff, golf carts, and cart services providing drinks and snacks during your round. Plus, their on-site pro-shops offer excellent club rentals including Taylor Made, Titleist, and Callaway so no need to lug around oversized baggage with you. The dress code does require a collared shirt for men and ladies though shoe restrictions are not terribly strict, a sturdy sneaker will suffice.  

PGA Riviera Maya - Tulum Country Club

Only a 4-minute drive from Akumal proper, this club offers an 18 hole, par 72 championship course, and a 1,356 yard 9-hole, par 27 courses. Those who have played the full 18 at least once rave about the natural beauty and playability of the course. Amazing views, shiny dark-green Paspalum Platinum-covered fairways, numerous lakes, and ancient cenotes are woven into the layout – all creating a one-of-the-kind golfing experience. 

El Camaleon Golf Club - Mayakoba

Located north of Playa del Carmen, this Greg Norman-designed masterpiece is the most luxurious golf experience you’ll find in Riviera Maya. Blending the diverse ecosystems of the Yucatan Peninsula, including tropical jungle, dense mangroves, freshwater canals and pristine Riviera Maya oceanfront make this 18-hole PGA championship course a spectacular course for golfers of all abilities.

Hard Rock Golf Club - PlayaCar

One of the most beautiful golf courses in the area, the Hard Rock Golf Club features an unforgettable 18-hole course designed by Robert von Hagge. Expect splendid greens, dazzling fairways, and strategic bunkering but also an excellent value as all-inclusive fees also provide food and drink while you play. Located in Playacar private residential resort area, this course is right near the heart of Playa Del Carmen’s 5th Avenue.

Gran Coyote Golf - Playa del Carmen

This 18-hole Par 71 course was designed by Nick Price and built with a focus on minimizing its environmental impact featuring well-manicured fairways and greens. Challenging golfers with tricky winds, strategic bunkering, and seven acres of water hazards spread throughout the course make Gran Coyote one of the best golf experiences in Riviera Maya.

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