Goodwood Hotel, West Sussex
The magnificent Goodwood Estate, near Chichester in West Sussex boats of two championship golf courses. Run by former US Open winner Justin Rose, Goodwood’s Junior Golf Academy has multiple choices in golf courses for kids on the Downlands course. The estate includes a luxurious 18th century hotel and spa, where families can relax with a
panoramic view of Chichester and the Isle of Wight.
goodwood.co.uk, 01243 775537
La Manga, Spain
At the top of the rankings as the best golf club in Spain for 3 years, the La Manga Club in Murcia offers one of the most ideal locations for golf for kids. For a fun golf holiday in Spain, the golf resort’s five star Hotel Principe Felipe, runs a complimentary kids’ club and activity program. La Manga’s Junior Golf Academy offers a basic course for nippers under nine, and teens can take a greater swing at the championship courses by the resort.
lamangaclub.com, 020 3514 4750
Verdura Golf and Spa Resort, Sicily
Links golf (seaside golf in plain English) is the highlight of the island’s stylish Verdura Golf and Spa Resort. Boasting three 18-holes, the courses have a gorgeous azure ocean as backdrop whewre you can see dolphins do backflips. The junior golf academy is best suited for kids who wish to learn the sport taught by PGA-qualified professionals.
rocofortehotels.com, 39 0925 98001
This Moorish pink palace is precariously perched on the southern coast of Tenerife. With lush palms and plantations, this 18-hole golf course is a challenging landscape. The resort offers a scenic panorama of the La Gomera, and has 11 restaurants, two of which have been awarded Michelin stars.
The perfect place for golf for kids, the all-inclusive kids’ club and activity program includes a golf camp.
totstoo.com, 020 7284 3344; abamahotelresort.com, 4 922 126 503
Aphrodite Hills, Cyprus
Nestled in the hills above Paphos, this is a magnificent five star golf resort to get your teeny Tigers into golfing. The 3-hole academy is open for pro-style golfing tuition to children aged between 6 and 18. They can then practice putting on the resort’s 18-hole championship course on their golf holiday in Cyprus. The amenities include a soccer school and a tennis academy as well as other indoor and outdoor activities.
aphroditehills.com, 357 26 828000