Costa Caribe's location provides golfers with tremendous views of both the Caribbean Sea the mountains of the Puerto Rican interior. There are 27 holes here which allows golfers with low handicaps play a challenging round, while inexperienced golfers can play a round that should find both fair and enjoyable.
Founded in 2003, this golf course in Puerto Rico has become an established and respected place to play a round of golf. Bruce A. Besse, Jr. designed Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club. It has earned a course rating of 36.0, and its 27 holes stretch out a distance of 3300 yards. Also be aware that they've got a golf pro, Alberto Rios, handy ready to help novices perfect their swing or provide more advanced lessons for experienced golfers.
This well-manicured course features a pair of holes that run all the way down to the ocean, and guests will enjoy mountain views from every spot on the course. The course is somewhat flat, but they make up for this with other creative layout features, including a high number of water hazards made from the 14 lakes on the property. Additionally, the signature 12th features Puerto Rico's first island green.
Be sure to look at the table below for a brief summary.
|Holes||Par||Yards||Rating||Slope||Driving Range||Putting Green|
Non-hotel visitors will pay $64 for 18 holes weekdays, and $69 on the weekend. Local residents and Hilton Ponce Hotel guests get a slight discount.
Appropriate golf attire is required here.
Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club is in the same region as Ponce, the most close by city, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the golf course.
The closest airport is, so guests flying in there might want to plan on golfing here.
Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There is an abundance of lodging options close by, which means you will likely be sharing the experience with a somewhat large number of fellow tourists and hotel guests golfing and taking in the sites alongside you. The subsequent diagram shows the fair number of lodgings found close to the course.
|Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort||0.6||SW||Resort|
|Howard Johnson Ponce||2.4||NE||Hotel|
|Ponce Plaza Hotel & Casino||2.7||NNW||Hotel|
|Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino||4.9||W||Hotel|
|Quality Inn El Tuque||--||--||Hotel|
Situated toward the outskirts of Ponce, south-southeast of the downtown area, Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club can offer a unique golfing experience. Even if you aren't staying very close, you are free to drop by to experience some of their offerings.
Location: 300 Sancho's Avenue, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Primary Phone: (787) 843-1853
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