Riviera Maya Golf

The Riviera Maya is an 81-mile stretch of land connected by Highway 407. All along this highway are golf courses with a diversity of natural surroundings and golfing challenges created by world renowned course designers.

Local Golf Courses

The natural beauty of Riviera Maya makes it a favorite spot for golf players from all around the world. 

El Camaleon Mayakoba

Designed by Gerg Norman Design, this 18 holes and 72 par golf course was named the number one golf resort outside of the USA by Conde Naste Traveler in 2011. WIth three different types of lanscapes- dense magroves, tropical jungle and ocean front- this course is sutiated near the water at Puerto Aventuras. 

Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club

This 18 holes, par 72 golf course was designed by P. B. Dye. In 2012 it was ranked by Golfweek Magazine as top 16 Caribbean & Mexio Courses; this course also hosts the PGA Tour Monday Qualiier and is home of the Canadian Tour. Located 30 minutes south of Cancun and 20 minutes north of Playa del Carmen, this course has distinctive rockwork and vertical movement.  

Riviera Maya Golf Club

Designed by Robert Ternt Jones II, this golf course has 27 holes with a par 72 for 18 holes. The layout of this golf course focuses on preserving the natural fauna and flora. Near the water at Puerto Venturas, this 290-acre course has amazing views, local cenotes and lakes and wildlife wandering the green. 

Playacar Golf Course

Located at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, this par 72, 18 holes golf course as designed by Robert Von Hagge. Located in Playa del Carmen's hotel zone, there is a first class practice area, a large putting green and a driving range. The location is perfect because after golfing, guests can walk to Fifth Avenue for lunch or dinner. 

The Nicklaus Design Golf Course

With 18 holes and a par of 72, this Nicklaus Design golf course was built in 2001 and offers year-round golfing. The course is home to iguanas, crocodiles, birds, blue crabs and raccoons. Near Puerto Aventuras, this course has beautiful views of natural fauna. 

Golf Courses
Name Phone Location
El Camaleon Mayakoba (984) 206-4653 Fairmont Mayakoba - 4.3 mi. (7.0 km) Northeast of Playa del Carmen
Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club (984) 877-2847 Iberostar Paraiso Beach - 8.2 mi. (13.3 km) South West of Puerto Morelos
Playacar Golf Course 811-52-987-306-24 Playacar Palace - 1.3 mi. (2.1 km) South West of Playa del Carmen
Riviera Maya Golf Club (984) 875-5048 Grand Bahia Principe Akumal - 2.1 mi. (3.4 km) South West of Akumal
The Nicklaus Design Golf Course (866) 231-4423 Grand Mayan Riviera Maya - 7.7 mi. (12.4 km) South West of Puerto Morelos
 

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