Sports tourism in Sotogrande

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In our blog we have already told the story of the origins of Sotogrande, this geographical point of the Mediterranean regarded as the best private resort in Europe, where the lovers of peace and quality of life can enjoy an exceptional sports tourism in Sotogrande. And this location since its creation has grown to achieve worldwide fame.

Sotogrande sports tourism is and always has been rising in this wonderful enclave. In 1964, this spectacular project McMicking began hiring Robert Trent Jones architect considered the best for golf courses in the world to build the first golf course, around which later developed urbanization, we speak of the Real Club de Golf Sotogrande. With this initiative began the sports tourism in Sotogrande and also the tourism in general   relaxing in in the beautiful region of Cadiz.

But you should not forget the magnificent and emblematic Valderrama. The list of winners is incredible. Valderrama is known for having hosted the famous Ryder Cup in 1997, home of the Volvo Masters Tournament 1986 to 1996 and from 2002 to present; besides this it has been a boost for the sports tourism in Sotogrande since it was the venue of the Championships World Golf American Express in 1999 and 2000.

A year later in 1965 further strengthened in Sotogrande sports tourism with the commencement of the first polo field, the mythical stadium of La Playa. But it was not until 1971 that really the sports tourism began in Sotogrande by hosting big events like the first edition of the Gold Cup tournaments. There are some 40 tournaments that make up the Club's annual calendar, which why since the seventiesSanta Maria Polo Clubhas been gained positions currently being one of the three most important polo clubs in Europe, something that enhances tourism attracting polo sports in Sotogrande counting with an average of more than 45,000 spectators annually.

In 1987 was inaugurated the sports tourism received a further push in Sotogrande . The marina project has met the target of those who undertook the adventure for lovers of sailing and sports

Sotogrande currently has four of the nine golf courses in the municipality of San Roque, and six of the nine polo fields of Santa Maria Polo Club are also located in the complex.

The hotel offer includes some of the most exclusive hotels. The Hotel Club Maritimo de Sotogrande  is one of them.

Sotogrande sports tourism high quality. For those who do not know we inform you that it is a model for residential tourism and a paradise where relaxation, tranquillity and the most important quality of life. An unforgettable experience and enjoy its entire range of activities is possible in Sotogrande.