If you like golf, why not take the opportunity to play a round or two when you´re in Barcelona. There are huge golf courses that you can play on all year around. Golf courses such as “El Prat” are among Spain's best courses; it has 45 holes, so you can spend an entire weekend at the club. A plus is that the track only lies 30 minutes away from Barcelona city center. This allows you to experience Barcelona in the evenings and nights and play golf during the day, a perfect combination!
Below we present the golf clubs closest to Barcelona that take less than an hour to get to, most of them between 30 to 45 minutes from the city.
Real (Royal) Club de Golf El Prat (Yellow Line) 2003 and (Pink Line) 2003
This golf course can be found a half-hour drive from Barcelona city center and is set between the Mediterranean Sea and the beautiful Montserrat mountains. The scenic 27-hole course is designed by José María Olazábal.
CLUB DE GOLF Sant Cugat
Club de Golf Sant Cugat is Barcelona's most "core" golf course and is a very old club from 1914 with 18 holes. The course is hilly and fairly technical and is one of the most popular for locals.
CLUB DE GOLF Montanya
This golf course is located about 30 minutes’ drive from Barcelona and has a beautiful view of the Pyrenees. The 18 holes are designed by David Thomas and are fun but technically challenging. The clubhouse is an old farm house from the 1400's that is beautifully renovated and known for its good food.
CLUB DE GOLF Vallromanes
This is a very entertaining and relatively easy course to play. The clubhouse is built completely of stone, newly renovated and very beautiful. It also offers a lovely restaurant with great food and drinks. The course is situated in a mountainous landscape with lots of trees and bushes, which add to the real nature experience. This course has 18 holes and was designed in 1971.
CLUB DE GOLF Terramar
This golf course is located southwest of Barcelona, specifically in the beautiful coastal town of Sitges. The club has ancient origins dating back to 1927. The course is average, moderately difficult to play and has 18 holes. Here you can feel the lovely breeze coming in from the Mediterranean Sea, which make it more comfortable to play if it´s very hot. It takes about 45 minutes to go here via the toll highway.
CLUB DE GOLF LLAVANERAS
This is a very beautiful gardenlike course that lies between the sea and mountains. The course is relatively narrow, so you´ll have to hit straight! The course has 18 holes, is par 70 and opened in 1945.