Spain is a top destination for skiing, but also has a wealth of the best golf courses. For lovers of both sports, we have looked at the best way to combine both in one super ski holiday.
If you are flying in and out of Barcelona, then Llavaneas Golf Club offers a picturesque perspective of the Mediterranean Sea to the east and the coastal mountain ranges to the west, right outside of Barcelona.
El Maresme is the stretch of coastline north of Barcelona which has great climate conditions. It gives the golfers the chance to play most of the year and also enjoy the beautiful natural gardens as they walk from hole to hole. It may be a short course but it provides a good challenge to golfers of all skill levels.
The Lllavaneras clubhouse has been newly renovated and includes a pro shop, restaurant, lounge, games room and the balcony offers a great place to look at to the sea and relax after a round of golf. The best way to end the day at the Golf Club, and the resort is located around 25 Km from Barcelona so a 2 hour drive from these two ski resorts. So don’t delay, if you love the links then start looking for Spain golf holiday offers to mix with your ski sessions.
Alp2500 – La Molina/Masella – Catalonia Barcelona/Girona
The ski resort is located in the Province of Girona, Catalonia, which is part of a province in Barcelona. The resort is graced with 141 kilometres of slopes and 27 skiing and snowboarding lifts. The slope elevation range from 1,616 to 2,531m and you’ll find that it can be split into sections for ability level of snowboarder and skier. There are 76 kilometres of runs for beginners, 47 kilometres for intermediates and 18 kilometres for advanced skiers. The season is open for everyone from late November until late April. Also, La Molina, Masella (0.5km) and Alp (7km) are located within 0.5km from the ski resort
2 hour drive
Lleida, Catalonia, Baqueira/Beret Val d’Aran is a small town in the Val d’Aran
The ski resort is situated in Catalonia’s Val d’Aran and there is 160km of impressive slopes and 5km of skiing and snowboarding paths. 29 lifts operate within these slopes with the elevations ranging from 1,500 to 2,610m. The slopes are also categorised for skiers and snowboarders of different ability levels and this includes 80 kilometres of slopes for beginners, 60 kilometres for intermediates and 30 kilometres of advanced slopes. The Baqueira Beret Ski resort in the Pyrenees is one of the most popular resorts in Spain and their season is open from late November until late April. The place of Baqueira is around 0.1km from the resort, as is Salard (4km), Arties (7km), Valencia d’neu (14km), Vielha e Mijaran (14km) and Esterii d’neu (19km)