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Contact Details La Cala Resort La Cala de Mijas 29649 Mijas Costa, Málaga Tel.: (+34) 952 669 033 Fax: (+34) 952 669 034 golf@lacala.com www.lacala.com

David Leadbetter Golf Academy

La Cala Resort

In addition to the sensational 54 holes of golf on offer, La Cala also has Spain’s only David Leadbetter Golf Academy. Practice facilities include a testing 6-hole par three course, a SAM Putting Lab, a grass driving range and putting and chipping greens.

The Third Course, Campo Europa, was opened in March 2005. The fairways are generous from the tees and the greens are slightly larger than on the existing courses. They are not severely contoured but are well bunkered and will be easier for the average golfer. The par 71 course measures 6014 metres. Course designer Cabell Robinson stresses the difference between the three courses: “The three courses in La Cala Resort are all very different in character. The new course is the most different of the three because of the river Ojen – the others are in the hills. They are three good challenges and none is

over long. Yet they are all very different in character. It gives a great option to golfers to have three 18-hole courses to choose from.” Cabell went on to stress the advantages of the new course for the average golfer: “The new course is not only dramatic but will also be easier for the average golfer. The fairways are generous from the tees and the greens are slightly larger than on the existing courses.” Campo Europa The par-4 fourth twice crosses the river Ojen. Longer hitters can try to cross with the tee-shot but the safer play is to find the narrow fairway with a fairway metal or long iron. This leaves a long shot to the large, well-bunkered green.

18 holes, Par 71 • 6014 • 5705 • 4829 • 4556 Hole Par

MTS

Hole Par

MTS

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

289 334 152 362 311 338 356 475 155

10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18

113 504 316 343 217 481 142 472 345

4 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 3

3 5 4 4 3 5 3 5 4

Costa del Sol Golf Guide  

The travelling golfers ideal companion to courses on the Costa del Sol

Costa del Sol Golf Guide  

The travelling golfers ideal companion to courses on the Costa del Sol

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