Brits hoping to take a golf holiday overseas in 2010 should look no further than La Torre Resort in Spain.
The Murcia region of the country is renowned for the quality of its courses and players staying at the complex will be spoilt for choice, with a wide range of places to play nearby.
Located within easy reach of La Torre is the Nicklaus Golf Trail, with free transport offered between each facility.
La Torre itself is home to an 18-hole par 68 course, spread across five hectares. A demanding course, it features a number of elaborately sculpted bunkers, as well as numerous lakes.
Golfing enthusiasts will particularly enjoy par three on the 9th hole, which is where the water comes into play.
Players of all abilities are catered for at La Torre, with four sets of tees incorporated per hole. Experienced golfers can enjoy a challenging game by playing from the back tees, while beginners will find plenty of safe routes.
Holidaymakers looking to brush up on their golf skills will find lessons and advanced tuition on offer at the resort.
Classes can be booked for individuals or groups of up to six people. However, those who want to take things a step further can reserve a place on one of La Torre's intensive programmes, which last between four and five days.
Beginners can take part in the Initiation Programme, which is designed for people looking to master basic golf technques.
Meanwhile, keen golfers can improve their existing skills by booking a place on the Advanced Programme, which is geared towards those with previous experience and aimed at sharpening existing tactics and techniques.
The resort's Clubhouse is home to a number of bars, a restaurant, pro shop and changing facilities.
Players will find a wide range of clothing and accessories on offer in the store, including goods by Chervo, Glenmuir, Daily, Hugo Boss and Cutter Buck, as well as shoes by Foot Joy and Ecco.
Towels, balls, tees and gloves can also be purchased, with golf trolleys and buggies available to rent.
For a refreshing post-game drink, guests can head to the Wood House Bar, which offers spectacular views across the golf course, putting green and practice area. A range of snacks are also available here throughout the day and evening.
La Encina Buffet Restaurant offers a wide range of fine cuisine, making it the perfect spot for those who have worked up an appetite on the golf course.
The eatery features a show kitchen, where guests can watch food being prepared and also boasts an outside terrace, which offers views over the lake and ninth green.
Meanwhile, players looking to enjoy a relaxing drink after their round of golf can visit the elegant Pinos Bar, which is a great meeting place with a large capacity.
Guests can enjoy a game of darts or pool, with live music and entertainment also available during the evening.
La Torre Resort is located in the Spanish region of Murcia and basks in sunshine for more than 300 days a year.
It is easily accessible for golfers travelling from the UK, with Alicante Airport and Murcia Airport both within easy reach of the complex.
As well as playing gold, holidaymakers visiting La Torre can enjoy some of the many spectacular natural and cultural attractions that are located nearby.
These include the Roman amphitheatre and Castillo de la Concepcion in Cartagena and the Mar Menor - Europe's largest saltwater lagoon.
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Try water sports activities at La Torre Resort
Brits holidaying at La Torre Resort this summer will no doubt be keen to head to the beach and try some of the water sports activities on offer.
Guests will find a wide range of options available along the Costa Calida, including jet-skiing, canoeing, dinghy sailing and windsurfing..
Enjoy delicious cuisine at La Torre Resort
Guests holidaying at La Torre will find no shortage of fantastic restaurants to visit during their stay.
The complex is home to a number of impressive establishments, including La Encina, which is a buffet style venue with indoor and outdoor seating..
Soak up the sun on the Costa Calida
Holidaymakers staying at La Torre Resort in Spain will be spoiled for choice when it comes to beaches.
Located in Murcia, the complex basks in sunshine for more than 300 days a year and is within easy reach of the Costa Calida, which is home to some of the country's most beautiful coves and stretches of coastline..
Stay in a townhouse at La Torre
If you're hoping to enjoy a family break in Spain this year, then why not consider holidaying at La Torre Resort in Murcia?
The complex is home to a number of swimming pools and fantastic restaurants, as well as a golf course and tennis facilities, making it an ideal choice for sports enthusiasts.
A great option for families and groups is to book a self-catering townhouse..
Book a relaxing treatment at La Torre
La Torre's luxurious Thai Room Spa is the perfect place to visit after a long day on the golf course or tennis court.
There are a range of treatments on offer, including massages and body scrubs..
Take a quad bike excursion in Murcia
Families holidaying at La Torre Resort in Murcia will no doubt be keen to get out and explore the stunning Spanish countryside.
A great way to see the surrounding area is to go off the beaten track and take a quad bike excursion..
Enjoy delicious food at La Encina
One of the best things about going on holiday is having the chance to relax and let someone else do the cooking.
Guests staying at La Torre Resort will be spoilt for choice when it comes to restaurants, with dozens located within the complex and in the town nearby..
Rent a villa with a pool at La Torre
A great option for families planning to take a holiday in Spain this year is to book a villa at La Torre Resort.
There are a wide range of properties available, with something to suit everyone's requirements..
Restaurants near La Torre
Guests holidaying at La Torre Resort in Murcia will find a number of top quality restaurants to visit.
As well as several venues located within the complex, there are a wide selection of eateries nearby..
Holiday in luxury at La Torre Resort
Brits hoping to take a luxury holiday in Spain this year may wish to take a break at La Torre Resort.
Located in Murcia, the complex is home to dozens of self-catering apartments and villas, as well as a five-star Intercontinental Hotel..