The book Letters of Sotogrande is already on sale at our hotel

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At the Hotel Club Marítimo de Sotogrande want would like you to learn more about the history of the most prestigious development in the country. Therefore we have put on sale the recently published book by the journalist and writer Joaquín Santaella, which remembers the early days of the area, through four long letters, one for each season.

With the help of this well-known journalist, EFE correspondent in Brazil and deputy director of the Sunday supplement of ABC in Madrid, it is possible to get an idea for how this prestigious enclave emerged to become the golfing Paradise and reference in the country for luxury vacation and ultimate relaxation.

Santaella recreates the origins of the villa of Joseph McMicking, a financial businessman and military. In the 60 he decided to invest in southern Europe!!. He was looking for a place with good communications and excellent climate and chose San Roque. He created a golf club at the shores of the river and later on the first homes were built around Guadiario. With the sale more farms of the área were sold and Sotogrande was born.

Through simple and very entertaining writing you can travel back to the former years and find out a lot about the interesting history "Letters of Sotogrande" includes in the review the major events of the resort, as the Cup Ryder held in 1997 at the Valderrama Golf Club.

Reading this book makes your evenings in Sotogrande even more relaxing. The books are being sold at the reception of the Hotel. Don’t wait too long as this book will no doubt be a bestseller this year in town. You will enjoy it!!!