Golden Summer in Sotogrande, as the exclusive urbanization turns 50

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Sotogrande is celebrating this summer and is celebrating its golden anniversary. The exclusive development designed by U.S. Colonel Joseph McMicking has turned 50 years in a global icon enclave for exclusivity, rest and elite sport

It was in 1962 when the Colonel chose this elite place, a peaceful area, surrounded by miles of coastline and easy Access to everywhere and where he began to build a private resort in 65 with  a new golf course designed by the  renowned architect Robert Trent Jones

From the beginning it became an elite residential golf area, which was visited by famous people from around the world, from U.S. Vice President Jackie Kennedy to Maria Callas. Therefore,. In the 80's t the best golf course throughout Europe, Valderrama, was built in which the best world championships where held to practise this unique sport

Now after 50 years of life the urbanization is still and more shining and on top of it it gives the privacy to its guests while enjoying a family holiday surrounded by an unbeatable offer of outdoor sports, including seven golf courses, over a dozen polo fields, a equestrian centre and a marina. That is why the name of Sotogrande always appears to come up when talking about sports

More than that Sotogrande offers the most exclusive accommodation that helps turn a vacation into a unique experience of new sensations and enjoyment. A good example is the Hotel Club Maritimo de Sotogrande, located in one of the most privileged residential parts

To celebrate the golden anniversary, social and sporting events will not stop throughout the summer in this prestigious development. There will be numerous golf tournaments, sailing regattas and polo competitions for visitors to enjoy in Sotogrande fantastic summer vacation

Do not miss the exclusive parties and charity galas that will feature familiar faces as Beatrix of Orleans, The Duchess of Alba, Luis Alfonso de Borbon, Shakira, Mark Vanderloo and Sarah Ferguson. All lovers of enjoyment in this exclusive development will want to be present in this special anniversary.