The ultimate golfing destination with an abundance of culture
Whether you're looking for five-star luxury or an all-inclusive experience, Morocco has become an affordable hotspot for golfers who are looking to get away. It’s a country filled with colour, culture and mouth-watering cuisine. As well as year-round sunshine, the luxury resorts are complimented by some fantastic layouts which are surrounded by spectacular natural scenery.
Popular regions that golfers should look out for on their next golf holiday in Morocco are; the thriving city of Marrakech, the majestic coastline of Agadir, and the charming towns El Jadida and Essaouira.
Why play golf in Morocco?
- Challenge yourself at high quality championship golf courses
- Discover incredible cultural heritage & fascinating traditions
- Experience exceptional service with all the modern conveniences
- Choose from a wide variety of golf & accommodation options at a great value
- Make the most of bright blue skies in a Mediterranean climate
- Take your pick from a huge variety of restaurants, nightlife & spas
Popular golf destinations in Morocco
Is Morocco good for golf?
Morocco is quickly becoming a popular hotspot amongst golfers in Europe. The variety of courses found here are just as good as anywhere else yet come at a fraction of the cost.
Classic courses like Al Maaden, Samanah Golf and Palmeraie are testament to the supreme quality of the courses available in Morocco, all of which boast some of the best views you will ever hope to find on a golf course.
There is a wide variety of elite golf courses across the country. Some favourites include; Jack Nicklaus’ first course in North Africa the Michlifen Golf Course which provides a stern test, if you are after some stunning coastal views, the Taghazout Bay Golf Course is a must play. Also, be sure to have a round at Assoufid Golf Club, a well-recognised course due to the stunning Atlas Mountains providing views throughout your round.
The views, quality of greens and overall experience is what brings golfers back. The staff at these resorts and courses truly love what they do and will do their utmost to ensure that golfers receive a relaxing and knowledgeable experience. Morocco is easily accessible from the UK, with flight times under four hours, it is the perfect destination for your next golf holiday.
Discover the beauty and culture of Morocco
From the lively souks of Marrakech, traditional villages, marvellous mountains, and amazing beaches of Agadir, there is a wealth of things to see and do when you’re not on the Moroccan fairways.
It’s a country filled with colour, culture and mouth-watering cuisine offering a wide selection of fantastic packages and all-inclusive holidays to choose from. As well as year-round sun, both Agadir and El Jadida boast splendid beaches, surfing, great nightlife and the chance to test your taste buds on the delicious local cuisine.
For those golfers looking to experience Morocco’s rich history and culture, Essaouira is bursting with old villages filled with colourful clothing, pottery and tapestries. Steeped in history and filled with beautiful Portuguese inspired architecture, El Jadida it is awash with quaint colonial-era buildings to explore, including magnificent mosques.
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Not sure where to play? Browse our map and find your ideal destination in a continent of possibilities. We know you will be spoiled for choice! Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
Stay in lavish Moroccan-style resorts & villas
Besides championship golf courses, Morocco is quickly becoming a hot spot for golf resorts, and with all the amenities you could ask for under one roof, you'll never have to leave.
We recommend the Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech 5* which features lavish villas, a spa & sports centre, and fantastic restaurants. Also, the Moroccan-style Kenzi Menara Palace 5* Is a must stay.
If you are seeking some history, then visit El Jadida, a quiet break in Essaouira or a city break in Marrakech we’ve got plenty of luxury, budget-friendly hotels located near the country’s finest tracks. The Tikida Golf Palace 5*, is a popular venue and a stunning example of traditional Moroccan architecture.
Michlifen Golf & Country Club boasts breath-taking views of the Atlas Mountains and is set in the midst of the magic of cypress, eucalyptus and olive trees. Michlifen's course firmly places as one of the best golf courses in Morocco. Those looking for a coastal getaway or golf break by the beach, the luxurious Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort overlooks the sparkling Atlantic Ocean, and is an ideal spot.
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"Featuring frequent flights to a relatively undiscovered golf destination, Morocco is the perfect location for your next golf holiday. Besides the courses and picturesque scenery, there are numerous five-star accommodations and services available to enjoy."
Mid Haul Travel Consultant