Mar del Plata
It is the most important beach resort in Argentina, and offers a coastline of more than 17 kilometres with beaches and services according to their hierarchy. It is a modern city in which you can see both sophisticated and popular beaches, modern building conglomerates and residential areas, a busy night life and reflection and peaceful zones. The presence of sierras and water mirrors in the proximity of Mar del Plata, offers the tourist the possibility of practising numerous activities related to adventure tourism. Thematic parks, aquariums, ecologic farms, sea and air trips and embarked fishing excursions are some of the alternatives present all the year long. Mar del Plata offers the visitor an excellent commercial proposal through its commercial shop centres, shoppings, cafeterias, discotheques, casinos and the most complete hotel and gastronomy services according your preferences and budgets.
Best time to visit: From December to March
Golf in Mar del Plata / TOP GOLF COURSES
It is placed near the port of the city a few miles from the center of Mar del Plata . The course spreads over what many years ago were dunes with deep waves that were taken advantage in its design to have sloping fairways over the hillside. It is relatively short, it looks easy, but the abundant rough, the speed, the difficulty to visualize the greenfall and the changing winds transform this apparent easiness into a permanent challenge
Acantilados Golf Club is ready to celebrate its first 100 years. .Pedro Churio a golf professional very well known leaded a team who devoted to design and build the first 9 holes, nowadays know as the yellow court inaugurated at the beginning of the year 1956. The team continued in the design and building of two other courts that were finished by Agusttin Posse. Besides the building of the courts the parking works planted 10.000 trees
The golf course was designed by the Ronald Fream Design Group Ltd. From Santa Rosa California USA .and performed in its first stage by the Eng. Luis Teran Etchecopar and ended Mr.Roberto Hume, a very well known golf player in Mar del Plata . It has 9 holes, with 18 exits, 18 fla gs and 12 greens. It has capacity for 60 players. The greens were built under USGA norms, very well protected by very nice designed bunkers
Sierra de los Padres Golf Club is in the outskirts of Mar del Plata. Its first golf professional was Roberto De Vicenio. Its golf course is at the bottom of the hills. It has 18 holes and its run is of 5915 meters and a 74 pair for ladies and 71 form men. The course has a wonderful view thanks to the characteristic vegetation of the place and the fauna settled in the area.