El Conquistador Resort & Country Club

Located on the northeast corner of Puerto Rico, El Conquistador offers a course that should suit golfers of varying skill levels, and also offers views of the El Yunque Rain Forest on one side, and the Atlantic ocean on the other. The fairways are relatively straight, but water hazards and well-bunkered greens can create plenty of challenge.

Course Description

This course has made itself a well-established location to play a few rounds, founded in 1993. Arthur Hills is the designer of this course. The golf course has a course rating of 70.6, and its 18 holes stretch out 6662 yards. Also be aware that there is a golf professional, Thomas McCoy , on the premises who can help novices practice their swing or provide advanced tips for accomplished golfers.

The course features a number of elevation changes, which is somewhat unique among resort courses, and will add an interesting dimension to your round. The course is dotted with palm trees and is surrounded by the lush natural surroundings of the region.

At a Glance

Review the table just below for summary information concerning this course.

El Conquistador Resort & Country Club Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 6662 70.6 122 -- --

What's Nearby

El Conquistador Resort & Country Club is in the same region as Fajardo, the most close by urban area, so exploring the city is a convenient option.

At only four miles away out from the golf course, the nearest airport, Diego Jimenez Torres Airport, is typically used by the same type of travelers as those that go golfing at El Conquistador Resort & Country Club.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are some other courses close by. Golf courses worth mentioning in the area are Rio Mar Country Club Ocean Course, Trump International Golf Course, and Rio Mar Country Club River Course. All of them are within 11 and a half miles and the nearest of the group, Rio Mar Country Club River Course, is only a taxi cab trip away from this page's course.

Whether the golf course is full of players or practically empty will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. At this course, you can expect to see a fair amount of visitors from nearby hotels. While there aren't many hotels that are within a short car ride of the course, the nearest ones are listed in the following table.

Places to Stay Near El Conquistador Resort & Country Club
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 0.0 N Resort
Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 0.2 S Resort
Fajardo Inn 1.7 S Resort

Location

Located on the southern part of Las Croabas, El Conquistador Resort & Country Club is found within El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, and provides a unique golfing experience. Even if you are not staying in this location, you should consider dropping by for some fun in the sun. It is 2.1 miles northeast of Fajardo.

Location: 1000 Conquistador Avenue, Las Croabas, Puerto Rico

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (787) 863-1000

Website: http://www.elconresort.com/Things-to-Do/Golf

 

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