Golf Santander is located 15 minutes away from the centre of Madrid, in the Grupo Santander City in Boadilla del Monte, it is a project conceived with the idea of providing the bankâs employees, customers and shareholders, as well as golf enthusiasts, with the very best facilities to encourage the practice of this sport. The Golf Santander golf course is blended seamlessly into the rolling natural terrain surrounding Banco Santanderâs new headquarters facility in Boadilla, Spain, a suburb of Madrid. One year after opening, Golf Santander was ranked by Golf Digest as one of the three best courses in Spain.
The course, par 72, was designed by the renowned U.S. architect Mr. Rees Jones in collaboration with Seve Ballesteros. From the black tees, the 7,498 yards of Golf Santander make it the longest golf course in Spain and one of the longest in Europe, extremely demanding and an excellent test for even the best professionals. The right balance between the skill of the player and the difficulty of the course is achieved by including numerous tee-off platforms (up to 8 per hole), where the six tees are located (score card).
The golf course get the 8th position as best golf course in Spain, which repeats at the head of a classification that produces every two years, Golf Digest magazine. Best golf courses in 205 countries.
Golf Digest: 100 Best Courses Outside the United States 2009
Golf World UK : Top 100 European Courses 2009.