At Your Golf Travel, we take immense pride in curating unforgettable golfing experiences, and we owe it all to our incredible team of passionate golfers who are true globetrotters of the fairways.

When it comes to recommending the finest golf resorts across the globe, our experts don’t just rely on mere research or hearsay – they’ve personally teed off on the world’s premier courses, soaking in the indescribable beauty and challenges that each destination offers.

Join us as we unveil the ultimate list of 25 golf resorts, favourite golf destinations handpicked by our seasoned staff, who have traversed the globe, seeking out the most breathtaking landscapes, the most exhilarating courses, and the most luxurious accommodations.

Prepare to be inspired, as we showcase our team’s first-hand experiences that make Your Golf Travel the true authority in golf travel. From legendary links to hidden gems, we’ve got you covered with recommendations that will take your golfing adventures to new heights.

Disclaimer: Expect an irresistible urge to book your next golf getaway as you dive into this collection of our staff’s own golfing G.O.A.T.S. You have been warned.

Fairmont Royal Palm


Jonathan Mooney

Picked by Jonathan Mooney
Handicap: 1

“The course is always in immaculate condition with perfect fairways and fast running greens.”

Harbour Town Golf Links


David Hewitson

Picked by David Hewitson
Handicap: 1

“When I see this course on the TV for the RBC Heritage, It brings back great memories!”

Cape Kidnappers

(New Zealand)

Oliver Gunning

Picked by Oliver Gunning
Handicap: 1

“One of my most memorable days on a golf course. Cape Kidnappers is every bit as “wow” as the pictures you’ve seen adorn the golf magazines and websites since it’s creation.”

Aphrodite Hills


Jonathan Squibb

Picked by Jonathan Squibb
Handicap: 2

“Waking up to views of the golf course and the beach makes for a great morning and the hotel is luxurious.”



Sam Brooks

Picked by Sam Brooks
Handicap: 4

“As well as the Championship golf on offer the thing that will stand out when you visit Gleneagles is the quality of the food and the exceptional staff. I reckon it is worth visiting just for the breakfast alone!”

Wallasey Golf Club


Andrew Gibbins

Picked by Andrew Gibbins
Handicap: 6

“Outside the Open Rota layouts I would say Wallasey is one of the best golf courses in the North West.”

Emirates Golf Club (Majlis Course)


Simon Aiken

Picked by Simon Aiken
Handicap: 7

“The Majlis Course will leave you overwhelmed by how phenomenal the views are, with the backdrop of the Dubai Marina on the signature 8th hole.”

Tobacco Road


Guillaume Post

Picked by Guillaume Post
Handicap: 7

“Visually intimidating roller-coaster fairways, extravagantly undulating greens, vast sandy waste areas and blind drives.”

Cullinan Belek


Tom Wallis

Picked by Tom Wallis
Handicap: 7

“Recently updated and now boasts an excellent two course complex of Aspendos and Olympos.”

Old Head Golf Links


Flynn Halsall

Picked by Flynn Halsall
Handicap: 9

“Quite simply an amazing day on the course that was every bit as great in the clubhouse with a fantastic bar and restaurant.”

Paradis Golf Club


Alastair Harmsworth

Picked by Alastair Harmsworth
Handicap: 9

“This course has you playing amongst some glorious scenery from the Morne mountain to the Morne peninsula, a complete tropical golf experience.”

La Zagaleta


Albert Drew

Picked by Albert Drew
Handicap: 10

“Majestic views throughout with the varying landscape guiding the shape of the fairways.”

Casa de Campo – Teeth of the Dog

(Dominican Republic)

Mark Nisbet

Picked by Mark Nisbet
Handicap: 10

“You really test your nerve on the demanding par-3’s to stay clear of the Caribbean Sea… the 5th hole on Teeth of the Dog got me!”

Ardglass Golf Club

(Northern Ireland)

Tony Roche

Picked by Tony Roche
Handicap: 11

“Perched upon a cliff making a few tee shots very memorable, attempting to land them over the drop below.”

Real Club de Golf Sotogrande


Damian Urwin

Picked by Damian Urwin
Handicap: 11

“The course is a gem within a rich golfing area and is one of the most desirable courses to experience anywhere in Europe.”

Royal Cinque Ports


Rick Wilton

Picked by Rick Wilton
Handicap: 12

“The contours of the fairway actually gather your ball towards the sand traps so they are really about two or three times larger than they look from the tee.”

Costa Navarino


Tommy Hayden

Picked by Tommy Hayden
Handicap: 12

“Courses designed by the greats alongside 5* accommodation, facilities and restaurants, what more could you want.”

West Cliffs


Andy Beck

Picked by Andy Beck
Handicap: 14

“A unique experience, West Cliffs combines the greenery of natural vegetation with sand dunes, and a variety of elevation changes to provide exceptional views of the Atlantic Ocean.”

Amendoeira Resort


Graham Allchurch

Picked by Graham Allchurch
Handicap: 18

“Both golf courses offer completely different layouts and levels of difficulty. The O’Connor is the more American style while The Faldo is a real challenge to all levels of golfers.”

We-Ko-Pa Saguaro Resort


Neil Crossland

Picked by Neil Crossland
Handicap: 18

“Perfectly manicured fairways have been stretched over the natural lay of the land which makes the Saguaro stand out from other courses in the region.”

St Andrews


Ross Thorburn

Picked by Ross Thorburn
Handicap: 18

“Every golfer knows, the Old Course is a bucket list, it’s fair to say that it was officially a ‘dream come true’ moment.”

Camiral Golf & Wellness Resort


Connor Bloomfield

Picked by Connor Bloomfield
Handicap: 20

“The resort consists of a fantastic 5* hotel & two Championship courses that I could honestly play every day & not get bored.”

Dom Pedro Old Course


Andy Boreham

Picked by Andy Boreham
Handicap: 21

“A must-play when visiting The Algarve, I’d put this within the Top 3 alongside Monte Rei and Quinta do Lago South.”

Trump International Golf Links


Gary Hamilton

Picked by Gary Hamilton
Handicap: 21

“You will enjoy a great game of golf on this course, taking in those breathtaking views!”

Golf Barriere De Deauville


Charlie Mahoney

Picked by Charlie Mahoney
Handicap: 23

“27-holes of some of the finest golf in France from the hands of Tom Simpson & Henry Cotton.”



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