Costa Rica Golf Courses
Cariari Country Club has a challenging layout that plays along rolling hills that lie 1,000 meters above sea level. The golf course, formerly a coffee plantation before being turned into a golf course in the 70's, features dense tropical forest throughout that provides shade and scenery but also proves to be a difficult element of the course.
Cariari Country Club
Ciudad Cariari, Costa Rica
Founded in 1944, Costa Rica Country Club, located in the suburb of Escazú, is the oldest golf club in Costa Rice. It remained the first and only golf course for 25. The course is ideal for beginners and families.
PO Box 1896-1000
San Jose, Costa Rica
Cartago, Costa Rica
The golf course at the Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica on the Peninsula Papagayo was Arnold Palmer's first course in Latin America. The golf course tumbles down a mountainside to a narrow, sandy isthmus.
Guanacaste, Costa Rica
The Hacienda Pinilla Beach Resort & Residential Community offers a golf course with a design that takes advantages of the natural slopes and contours of the landscape. For preserving the natural terrain so well the course has been certified as an Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.
Santa Cruz, Guanacaste
The La Iguana Golf Course plays through scenic Costa Rican rainforest that consists of banana trees, wild orchids, and over 150 species of exotic birds. Monkeys have even been known to scamper through the course once in a while.
Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
La Iguana Golf Course
Playa Herradura, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Los Delfines Golf & Country Club, situated on a private bay at the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, offers a player-friendly nine-hole course that is ideal for casual golfers and beginners.
Playa Tambor, Puntarenas
Located just west of San Jose, Los Reyes Country Club is one of the best golf courses in Costa Rica's Central Valley. Many visitors find the course comparable to the nearby Cariari Country Club course.
Ciudad-Hacienda Los Reyes
Alajuela, Costa Rica
Route 221, Curridabat
San Jose, Costa Rica
Hotel Punta Islita, located in Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, offers a nine-hole executive course that is suitable for all skill levels, but it is directed more towards casual players and amateur golfers.
Hotel Punta Islita
Nicoya Peninsula of Guanacaste
With the Pacific Ocean bordering it on one side and the tree-topped mountains of western Guanacaste on the other, it is no wonder that Reserva Conchal Golf Club is known for offering spectacular views.
Paradisus Playa Conchal All Suite Beach & Golf Resort
1 Guanacaste, Brasilito
Tango Mar Beach, Spa, & Golf Resort offers a nine-hole course that is much more than a typical executive course. The golf course does not have a chip-and-putt layout. Instead, it offers a fair challenge that is on par with longer courses, proving that difficulty is not necessarily determined by length.
Peninsula of Nicoya
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Valle de Sol Golf Course is the first and only public golf course in Costa Rica's Central Valley, even despite its location within the exclusive residential area of Parque Valle de Sol.
PO Box 146-6151
Santa Ana, Costa Rica