Although not as famous for the quality of golf as some of Mexico's other resorts, Acapulco is a haven for golfers with four great courses. Four well kept championship courses should fulfill the dreams of even the most hardcore golfer. All of the championship courses are located to the south of town, near the airport, in an area known as Playa Diamante.
The island of Cozumel and its wonderful beaches, the southern end featuring white sand and gentle waves while the eastern side featuring small beach clubs, are definitely worth seeing. On the other end is Cancun. It is also proud of its beaches and sand which was a restoration of the Mexican government after a hurricane. The beachfront in the South of Cancun is Riviera Maya, leading to miles of white sand which meets the Caribbean. Riviera Maya coddles laid back villages to giant resorts.
Aside from the pull of their beaches which paves way to acquiring a beautiful tan, the three tourist destinations have developed great golf courses. Cancun, Cozumel and Riviera Maya promote targeting for a tee in their well-developed golf terrains and courses in a stretch of green fields. The magnificent golf courses here promise a golf experience like no other. The narrow fairways, lush green placement, tricky bunkers and the water features, comprises of a very strategic layout.
Los Cabos has become one of the most sought after golf destinations in the world with its championship Dye, Nicklaus, and Jones ocean and desert layouts and world class tournaments. A tropical paradise with azure seas, warm sands, and soft breezes, Los Cabos is unequalled as a golf vacation haven and is popularly known as just "Los Cabos" in Mexico. A small city magnified by its splendor, located at the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula. Well known for its pristine beaches, this wonderful place has gradually developed into an alluring golf destination. A number of famous celebrities frequented here. Los Cabos is dubbed as natural wonderland where the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez flows together. Golf courses here are exceptional with challenging elevations and breathtaking scenery of the sea. Los Cabos is indeed a treasure of the Baja Peninsula.
Mazatlan is one of the places which tries to reconcile the comfort of progress and the tranquility of retreat. Mazatlan is one of the largest cities in Mexico, located on the Pacific Coast just opposite the tip of the Baja Peninsula. It developed into one of the most important ports in the country and remains a thriving beachfront city. Unlike other cities which embraced modernity in all its extremes, Mazatlan preserved its peaceful charm.
A golf get away in this serene place invites a retreat from the busy life in the urban areas. One can tee off in fast developing golf courses and terrains. The prestigious El Cid Golf and Country Club professionally designed by Lee Treviño has been rated by Golf Today as "an absolute winner." A course that offers great views and lakes, beautifully situated in the heart of the Golden Zone.