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6 Hotels in Colombia with Golf Courses You Should Know About

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Updated on 02/24/2024

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Hotels with Golf Courses in Colombia

Golf is a sport that has been rapidly gaining popularity in Colombia in recent years. For this reason, we want to recommend some hotels in the country that have a golf course so you can experience the exciting world of golf in Colombia while enjoying your vacation or sharing with colleagues on a business trip.

Note: Please be aware that some hotel services are paid, and to help you identify them easily, they will be marked with an asterisk (*).

Here they are:

Dreams Karibana Cartagena Golf & Spa Resort 

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Location: Cartagena de Indias, Bolívar
Address: Kilometer 12 of the Vial Ring between Manzanillo del Mar and Punta Canoa
Capacity: 268 Rooms
Room Types:

  • Junior Suite with tropical views and king-size bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Junior Suite with tropical views and double bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Junior Suite with partial ocean views and king-size bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Junior Suite with partial ocean views and double bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite with tropical views and king-size bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite with ocean views and king-size bed (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Junior Double Suite with ocean views (55 m² / 592 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Suite (109 m² / 1173 ft²)
  • Preferred Club 2-Bedroom Suite with pool access (193 m² / 2077 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Master Suite with tropical views (115 m² / 1237 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Master Suite with ocean views (115 m² / 1237 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Master Suite with pool access (139 m² / 1496 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Master Suite – Oceanfront (136 m² / 1463 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Presidential Suite – Oceanfront (290 m² / 3121 ft²)
  • Preferred Club Tropical Presidential Suite with pool access (255 m² / 2744 ft²)

Highlights: Mini-market / Adapted for people with reduced mobility / Beach / ATM / Meeting rooms / Terrace.
Services: Gym / Spa area / Cafeteria / Garden / Safe / Air conditioning / Restaurant / Bar / TV / Ping Pong / Billiards

The Dreams Karibana Cartagena Golf & Spa Resort is located 19 km from Rafael Núñez International Airport and just 100 meters from Manzanillo Beach. It is a 35-minute drive from the historic center of Cartagena.

This hotel offers its visitors different sports facilities such as pools, tennis courts, a gym, and an incredible golf course. The Karibana course is considered the only one in South America to meet the standards of the Tournament Players Club (TPC), meaning it adheres to high-quality standards and can host major tournaments.

The course, in fact, hosted the Cartagena de Indias At Karibana Championship in 2015 and the Colombia Open in 2019.

This course features 18 holes, par 72, designed by Nicklaus Design with a length of 7,065 yards. The first 9 holes have 6 artificial lakes surrounded by forests and wide fairways, while the remaining 9 offer sea views and require more effort due to the wind. It also has around 135 bunkers.

Karibana includes the use of golf carts with GPS in the green fee.

Punta Diamante Premium Hotel

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Location: Bucaramanga, Santander
Address: Km 7 Via Piedecuesta, Ruitoque Condominium
Capacity: 107 Rooms
Room Types:

  • Room with views and king-size bed (42 m² / 452 ft²)
  • City-view room – 2 beds (42 m² – 452 ft²)

Highlights: Mini-market / Chapel / Airport transfer* / Business center* / Adapted for people with reduced mobility / Family rooms / Hypoallergenic rooms / Special diet menus / ATM / Bike rental* / Cafeteria / Themed dinners* / Meeting rooms* / Children’s menu* / Terrace
Services: Restaurant / Wi-Fi / Garden / Tourist information / 24-hour reception / Private bathroom / Hairdresser / Wardrobe / Bar / Safe / Gym / TV / Minibar / Spa area / Snack bar / Ironing service* / Laundry service* / Air conditioning / Pool

The Punta Diamante Premium Hotel is an accommodation that offers its guests an outdoor pool, spa, gym, and 6 restaurants serving traditional regional dishes, among other specialties such as Peruvian cuisine, for example.

This 4-star hotel is surrounded by nature, making it ideal for various activities such as tennis, cycling, hiking, and golf. In fact, guests can enjoy the adjacent course at Ruitoque Golf Country Club, as it has an agreement with the hotel.

The course is considered one of the best in Latin America and among the top 5 in Colombia, according to the American magazine Golf Digest in 2016. It has hosted major tournaments and championships such as the Copa Armando Payana, the South American Youth Championship, and the PGA Tour Latinoamérica.

This course has 18 holes par 71, designed by Nicklaus Design with a length of 6,601 yards.

Its design is not typical in Colombia, as it is located at the top of a mountain with rocky terrain and large depressions, surrounded by cliffs.

Furthermore, the accommodation also has outdoor reception venues with a capacity of over 600 people where various events such as weddings, 15th birthday parties, concerts, and conventions can be held.

This hotel is located in the exclusive Ruitoque Condominium, a 21-minute drive (12 km) from the Club Campestre de Bucaramanga, a 30-minute drive (17 km) from the center of Bucaramanga, and 32 km from Palonegro International Airport.

Hotel Club Campestre de Bucaramanga 

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Location: Bucaramanga, Santander
Address: Carrera 21 No 30 – 02 Cañaveral
Capacity: 59 Rooms
Room Type: Superior Double (26 m² / 279 ft²)
Highlights: Special dietary menus / Esthetic services / Laptop safe / Terrace / ATM / Children’s menu* / Meeting rooms*
Services: Wi-Fi / Private bathrooms / Bar / Restaurant / Garden / Balcony / 24-hour reception / Yoga classes / Spa room / Gym / Coffee maker / Air conditioning / Hairdresser / TV / Fitness classes / Desk / Photocopier* / Snack bar / Refrigerator / Ironing service* / Tourist information / Laundry service* / Safe / Pool

The Hotel Club Campestre de Bucaramanga is the ideal place to relax as it features spacious areas including 2 pools, a tennis court, and an incredible 18-hole golf course. In the par 72, 6,349-yard course, various tournaments such as Aseduis and the Ryder Cup have been held.

This course combines undulating fairways with greens protected by lakes, bunkers, and native vegetation. In fact, the fairways and greens have hard surfaces, causing a lot of bounce, a great challenge for golfers without a doubt. The club also has a 300-yard practice area.

This hotel is located 10 km from Palonegro International Airport and a 10-minute walk from Cañaveral Shopping Center.

Hotel Club Campestre de Medellín Sede Llanogrande 

Location: Rionegro, Antioquia
Address: Vereda Cabeceras
Room Types: Red Cabin / Brown Cabin / Duplex Room / Single Room / Suite
Highlights: Meeting rooms / Aeromodelism track
Services: Restaurant / TV / Private bathroom / Wi-Fi / Fireplace / Minibar / Safe / Gym

The Hotel Club Campestre de Medellín features a restaurant offering dishes from national and international cuisines. Guests can enjoy all the club’s spaces, including the pool, gym, and facilities for 12 sports such as soccer, horseback riding, polo, squash, water skiing, tennis, and golf.

Golf enthusiasts can indulge in a course with excellent technical conditions—18 holes, par 72—designed by Jaime & Rafael Villegas, spanning 7,022 yards. The course has large, flat greens, but obstacles like well-distributed lakes can pose a challenge for golfers.

This accommodation is located on the outskirts of the city, precisely a 1-hour drive (33 km) from the center of Medellín and 12 km from José María Córdoba International Airport.

Hotel Club Campestre de Cali

Location: Cali, Valle del Cauca
Address: Calle 5 con carrera 100
Capacity: 20 rooms
Room Types: Junior Room / Suite / Superior Room
Highlights: Terrace / Meeting rooms
Services: Wi-Fi / Safe / TV / Private bathroom / Air conditioning / Restaurant / Gym

The Hotel Club Campestre de Cali offers rooms with a maximum capacity of 3 people and 3 villas.

Samán Villa: 4 rooms, accommodates 12 people, private terrace, and full kitchen.
Tulipán Villa: 4 rooms, accommodates 8 people, and full kitchen.
Caimos Villa: 4 rooms, accommodates up to 8 people, and full kitchen.

The accommodation provides guests with access to all club facilities, including 7 restaurants offering various national and international dishes, pools, an ecological trail, and facilities for sports such as soccer, polo, tennis, squash, and, of course, golf.

The club’s 18-hole, par 71 course was designed by Howard Watson, Canadian Golf Landscaping, and spans 6,902 yards. It stands out as the only one in Colombia with Bermuda TifEagle grass on its greens. The course has hosted significant national and international events, including the Latin America PGA Tour, the Donovan Cup, the Bolivarian Games, the National Games, and the club’s anniversary tournament.

This hotel is located in front of Unicentro Shopping Center and 30 km from Alfonso Bonilla International Airport.

Hotel Club Campestre de Armenia

Location: La Tebaida, Quindío
Address: Km 10 Via El Edén Airport
Capacity: 14 Cabins
Highlights: Private parking / Meeting rooms
Services: TV / Wi-Fi / Laundry service / Minibar / Spa area / Hairdresser / Gym

The Hotel Club Campestre de Armenia is situated on the outskirts of the city, a 3-minute drive (2.4 km) from El Edén International Airport and a 17-minute drive (12.6 km) from the center of Armenia. It is in an area with beautiful landscapes of traditional coffee plantations in the region.

The place offers event spaces for social and corporate gatherings, soccer fields, pools, tennis courts, a gym, and a beauty salon. The cabins are equipped with a flat-screen TV, minibar, air conditioning, private bathroom, telephone service, and Wi-Fi.

Moreover, the accommodation is ideal for golf enthusiasts as the club boasts an 18-hole, par 71 golf course designed by Rafael & Jaime Villegas – Fernando Gamboa. The course is supervised by the Colombian Golf Federation.

This course spans 6,517 yards and does not offer golf carts for rent, but a caddie accompanies players during the game.

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