Expect a challenging round of golf at the immaculately maintained Playa Paraiso. Wooded areas create many natural obstacles, and sand traps are both numerous and deep. Greens are undulating, and turning in a solid score here with require a steady mixture of both power and precision.
Golfers can expect this to be a modern, fairly new golf course. It first opened in 2005. The layout, holes, and feared sand traps all came from the imagination of P. B. Dye, the architect of Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. The golf course features a course rating of 72.4, and its 18 holes measure out to 6701 yards.
The golf course has been carved out of the dense dense Maya jungle just inland from the Caribbean Sea. As a result, the rough along the already narrow fairways can be quite intimidating. The natural terrain is filled with subtle elevation changes, and the course uses this to its advantage.
Look through the table just below for a quick summary of this course.
|Holes||Par||Yards||Rating||Slope||Driving Range||Putting Green|
For adults, greens fees are normally $199, and are $135 during twilight hours (after 3pm). Kids play for $86 regardless of the time of day. Drinks and snacks are included in the fee. Rental clubs are available for $40.
If your highest skill isn't putting, get there a bit before you're scheduled to tee off to take advantage of some practice. The great thing is that this course does house a practice putting green for patrons to use to their advantage. First-timers or even seasoned pros who are practicing their swing should make use of the driving range that is available here.
The closest urban neighbor to Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club is Puerto Morelos.
At 12 miles away out from the course, the nearest airport,, is often utilized by the same group of travelers as those golfing at Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club.
If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are some other courses near Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. Golf courses worth mentioning in the area include Playacar Golf Course, El Camaleon Mayakoba, and El Manglar Riviera Maya. All of which are within 12 miles and the closest of the group, El Manglar Riviera Maya, is only a small interval away from the main golf course, so it won't be hard to plan heading over for a few rounds of golf.
Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. You can typically expect to encounter a fair number of hotel guests who are staying close by. Those who hope to stay in this vicinity have multiple options. In the table below, you'll see a list of the hotels found closest to Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club.
|Iberostar Paraiso Beach||0.3||SE||Resort|
|Iberostar Paraiso Maya||0.5||SSE||Resort|
|Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso||0.7||SE||Resort|
|Iberostar Paraiso Del Mar||0.7||ESE||Resort|
|Grand Mayan Riviera Maya||0.9||E||Resort|
|Valentin Imperial Maya||1.2||ENE||Resort|
|Maroma Resort & Spa||1.5||S||Resort|
Set in the Riviera Maya, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club is found within Iberostar Paraiso Beach, and offers a fun golfing experience. Regardless of whether or not you are staying in the vicinity, you are free to stop by for some fun in the sun. It is 8.2 miles south west of Puerto Morelos.
Address: Carretera Chetumal-Cancun Km.309, The Riviera Maya, Mexico
Primary Phone: (984) 877-2847
Secondary Phone: (984) 877-2800
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