In the past few years andalucia has become a paradise for golf lovers and one of the most importan tareas is the province of Almeria, whose eastern Levante is expanding for both professional players and golf tourism. With four operating courses and two more under construction (Playa De Macenas in Mojacar) the area offers unrivalled golfing facilities.
This region with more than 3000 hours of sunshine every year offers the chance to play golf all year round, providing an opportunity for winter visitors from colder climates to play our courses.
Another reason for the popularity of golf tourism has been the excellent communication system within the province, it is very easy to get to Almeria from most of Europe as well as the rest of Spain. In addition, visitors to the province, can enjoy many other activities, such as natural parks, blue-flag beaches and wildlife pursuits, making it a favourite destination for those seeking more than just golf during their stay.
The Marina Golf is located on 36 hectares in Marina de la Torre in Mojacar, close to Garrucha and right by the beach. It is the only complex on this part of the coast that is just metres from the sea and represents a luxury development full of green spaces and gardens. Here housing possibilities range from small apartments overlooking the beach to magnificent chalets with private gardens directly overlooking the golf course.
The full swing base don Mojacar Playa, originally oponed in March 2002 to serve the people of Mojacar and the surrounding areas with equipment, advine and apparel for golf and lawn bowling. With four golf courses and four bowling clubs it seemed the obvious choice for a new enterprising business.
Golf is a fast developing business in this area of the Almeria province and a new sport for the Spanish community. With this in mind, the full swing offers a range of equipment for all pockets allowing a beginner to start playing golf from as little as 300 euros. Golf clubs by Forgan, MD golf, Swilkem St Andrews and Sky Golf allow the customer a full and varied choice. Apparel by Ping, Md Golf, Laura davis Sports and Green Lamb present a smart appearance to any golfer as well as to the general public as leisurewear. The shop also displays a full range of over 150 designs of the Miracle Visor imported from Florida, giving a headache free sunshade for the beach or golf course.
Lawn bowling is very much an English sport in Spain and extremely popular, however played along the similar lines of Petanque, which the Spanish community has adopted, both sports are catered for in The Full Swing.