22 Aug The most reputable locations for luxury golf properties
The top ranked golf resorts are the key features of many of the world’s best luxury developments, and golf has helped to transform the previously not very well known villages in places such as Portugal’s Algarve into deluxe hotspots for development and investment. Now there’s such a variety of different places for buyers to choose from, so we’ve narrowed down some of the best places to look for a golf property.
Real Club Valderrama, Sotogrande
Sotogrande contains all the necessities that a golf property buyer could ask for: incredible weather, popular demand, consistent annual price growth, fantastic facilities – and not to mention the outstanding golf. The Real (or Royal) Club Valderrama, was designed by Robert Trent Jones and has been called the best club in Europe by many golfing professionals including Sir Nick Faldo.
Majority of the properties surrounding the course are detached villas with a modern Mediterranean style and state-of-the-art open-plan living spaces. It may come as a surprise to know that there are still plots of land available to build on, which is such a rarity given the prestigious location.
San Lorenzo, Algarve
San Lorenzo was designed by the reputable architects Rocky Roquemore and Joseph Lee, so it’s no wonder it is one of the most renowned golf resorts in the Algarve. Its location within the gorgeous Ria Formosa Natural Park means the course offers views over the marshes, river and Atlantic. The private members can relax at the lavish club house while admiring the views and also receive PGA professional tuition.
The village surrounding Sao Lourenco has an impressive range of high-end properties that have panoramic views over not only the course, but also the natural reserve. There’s an extensive choice of properties, ranging from two or three story low-rise apartments to detached mansions. The attractions of Vilamoura along with the distance to the beach make golf properties San Lorenzo an excellent investment year-round too.
Pebble Beach Golf Links, California
The world-famous Pebble Golf Links provides players with a stunning course with picturesque views over the Pacific Ocean. Many of the highly exclusive properties within the resort, such as the Upper Forest and the highly desirable Lodge, have incredible views of the course and the Pacific.
Prices range from just $700,000 to up and around $35,000,000 for a waterfront home. Prices and demand have remained steady.
Jumeirah Golf Estates, Dubai
The exclusive Jumeirah Golf Estates will be familiar to anyone interested in luxury golf property. It’s a part of the prestigious European Tour Properties Network and can be found right on the edge of the challenging Fire and Earth courses.
Only a few minutes’ drive from the Dubai Marina, the gated community contains 1,050 Mediterranean-styled villas and apartments surrounded by lush green gardens. The properties are built to the very highest specifications and are equipped with the latest smart home devices and the very best fittings. These properties get high interest from the United Kingdom, Scandinavia and India so there’s a lot of demand for investors to draw upon.
You can find out more and potentially find your own premium golf home in one of these incredible locations at The Luxury Property Show in Olympia London on the 31st October and 1st November. Apply for your tickets today!