El Cortijo Country Club boasts one of the best leisure and sport facilities in Gran Canaria. Due to it’s superb facilities, it has become the leading playground for many of the tourists visiting the islands. The club is located just 12 minutes from Las Palmas. From the South of Gran Canaria it is just 30 mins drive using the main autovia for easy access.
The main attraction is the 18 hole golf course which is a par 72. The course is designed by Blake Stirling and Marco Martin. The length of the course over 6,000 metres making it one of the largest courses in Spain. It also has a driving range and putting green to enjoy practicing your swing. At the golf club house there is a restaurant and a shop.
The setting of the golf course is stunning. There are a few small lakes surrounding the course that adds to the design, giving it the beauty and the strategy of a good round of golf. El Cortijo hosted the Spanish Open in 2002.
Other sports available at the club are tennis and paddle courts. It has 14 paddle and 11 tennis courts with 6 couts of clay. There is a mult-purpose gym for those wanting to stay in shape. Also a riding centre is here with a capacity for 62 horses, and a excellent swimming pool where you can just cool off after sports.
El Cortijo has a full calendar of activities throughout the year, allowing their guests to engage is some different activities. There is a charming rural hotel situated right on the golf course that is really a special place to be based.
Tel: +34 928-711-111
Address: Autopista Sur GC-1 Km 6,4, Telde, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria – 35213