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.
Founded in 1993, this course in Puerto Rico has made itself an established site to hit or play a few rounds of golf. Arthur Hills designed El Conquistador Resort & Country Club. The golf course has earned a course rating of 70.6, and its 18 holes stretch out a total of 6662 yards. Also be aware that there is a pro, Thomas McCoy , handy, so golf here if you want a little help perfecting your swing.
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.
Check out the table below for a quick summary of this course.
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The closest major area you'll find to El Conquistador Resort & Country Club is Fajardo.
If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other choices nearby. Well- known courses in the area include Rio Mar Country Club Ocean Course, Rio Mar Country Club River Course, and Coco Beach Golf Club International Course. Each is within 11 and a half miles and the nearest one of the group, Rio Mar Country Club River Course, is just a cab trip away from El Conquistador Resort & Country Club.
The crowdedness of the golf course can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many hotel rooms have been booked in the area. You'll find plenty of lodgings in the vicinity, which means you can expect to encounter a relatively high number of additional traveling guests enjoying themselves alongside you. Though there aren't many places to stay near this course, the ones found nearest to these sand pits and greens are listed in the following table.
|El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||0.0||N||Resort|
|Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||0.2||S||Resort|
El Conquistador Resort & Country Club, located within El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is located in the southern outskirts of Las Croabas, a town in the vicinity of Fajardo; it is two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Fajardo.
Location: 1000 Conquistador Avenue, Las Croabas, Puerto Rico
Primary Phone: (787) 863-1000
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