For years, Córdoba has been an excellent year-round golf destination. This is due to its favorable climate, variety of fields, and diversity of courses—all of them challenging and immersed in stunning natural environments.
This perfect combination of golf with tourism options and mountain scenery makes the place a popular destination for athletes from all over the country and even from abroad.
In Córdoba, there is a golf tour with more than 40 golf courses throughout the province. Several of them are 18-hole courses associated with the Golf Federation. Located in Sierras Chicas, Villa Allende has actually been designated as the National Capital of this sport since 2018.
Some of the Golf Courses Along the Córdoba Golf Tour
Among the most outstanding ones, there is the Alta Gracia Country Golf, which is one of the oldest courses both in the province and in the country. It has a par of 72 and a total length of 7,100 yards. It was established in August 1923.
Potrerillo de Larreta is also located in Alta Gracia. This course stands out for a stream that crosses 5 of the first 9 holes, posing an unusual challenge.
Another significant landmark is the Córdoba Golf Club, a must-see with 18 holes and more than 100 years of history. Its challenging topography is made up of slopes, and the most important tournament in the province—the Abierto del Centro—takes place there.
La Cumbre Golf Club was founded in 1924 and designed by Juan Dentone, the creator of several courses throughout the country (among them, the Mar del Plata Golf Club). In the 1950s, an intensive work was carried out to prepare the field. Nowadays, it has 18 holes, 6,001 yards. and a par of 70.
There is also the Ascochinga Golf Club, which was founded in 1931 and is 60 kilometers from Córdoba. Its 18 holes are surrounded by a natural environment with native flora, lagoons, brooks, and streams.
The Valle del Golf is one of the most brand-new fields. It was opened in 2012, and its designer Jack Nicklaus was one of the greatest golfers of all time. It is located in Nuevo Malagueño and has 27 holes, wide fairways, bunkers, and greenswith movement.
The Terrón Golf Club, designed by Tom Weiskopf, is the latest of all. It opened its doors in 2018, and it is the first 18-hole course in Latin America. It has a traditional style of bunkersand large greenswith smooth movements.
Enjoying Golf while Resting at Scratch House
Scratch House is the ideal place for golf enthusiasts who also desire to relax and take part in other tourism and gastronomic activities. In the hotel, there is a main large house with more than 100 years of history and 3 private houses inspired by golf clubs.
At Scratch House, you will enjoy personalized golf experiences that include green fee at different courses as well as cart renting and cuisine service. Thanks to its prime location in Villa Allende, you can get to the main clubs in a short time:
- 2 minutes from the Córdoba Golf Club.
- 5 minutes from El Terrón Golf Club.
- 40 minutes from El Valle del Golf.
- 50 minutes from the Ascochinga Country Club.
- 55 minutes from Pueblo Estancia La Paz.
- 1 hour from Potrerillo de Larreta.