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Holiday Activities to enjoy in Sotogrande

The beauty of the Cadiz coastline is steeped in luxury in Sotogrande. This strategic enclave facing the African continent, bathed by the Mediterranean and just a short distance from the Rock of Gibraltar, is one of the most exclusive destinations in the south of the peninsula. A place where the most attractive plans for the year can arise when you least expect them.

Glamour plans 365 days a year

Luxury and distinction are the hallmarks of Sotogrande. Attracted by the numerous leisure and wellness options on offer in the area, many travellers head for this pearl of the Cadiz coastline with the aim of enjoying a unique experience full of holiday entertainment.

Exclusive clubs, imposing marinas, art galleries and establishments of internationally renowned brands form part of the routine of this town. A small Mediterranean treasure full of depth so that you can delve a little deeper into what this luxury destination has to offer tourists. Discover that there is always something interesting on the agenda on Sotogrande holidays.

Many of these plans are characterized by a remarkable passion for sport. The wonderful natural conditions of the area make Sotogrande a sensational destination at any time of the year to enjoy the best of outdoor holidays. Relaxing activities such as golf, walking and horse riding are counterpointed by thrilling experiences such as kite surfing and sailing regattas. Here, you will definitely find holiday activities to keep you entertained! In this authentic corner near the Costa del Sol, even the wind has its own identity.

National and international championships

Golf and water sports lovers come to Sotogrande from all corners of the world. It’s no surprise that Sotogrande has hosted the Spanish Sailing Cup at cruising level on a dozen occasions and has one of the most elegant harbours in the Mediterranean. Apart from its almost 1,500 berths all year round, it is common to find, among its dozens of canals, luxury boats that reflect the relaxed, high-class lifestyle of its residents. 

This environment is a celebrated haven for the world's elite, ideal for enjoying the other sporting activities that are so popular in the area too. As a world reference for the most select sports, we could not forget about golf. The best golf courses in Spain make Sotogrande the perfect base from which to enjoy a unique golfing experience, and the SO/ Sotogrande hotel is ideally located to access them all. 
holiday activities in sotogrande golfing at la reserva club

Located within a radius of just 5 km are some of the most prestigious courses in Spain. Among them is the Real Club de Valderrama, considered one of the best in Europe and the first to host a Ryder Cup on the old continent. Love golf? Then your next summer holiday has to be a Sotogrande holiday!

Finally, and as far as classy sports are concerned, it should not be forgotten that some important polo titles are played here throughout the year. The Club de Santa María, next to the Sotogrande marina, is one of the most well-known establishments in the country, and its International Tournament is the most eagerly awaited of the European season.
holiday activities sotogrande polo match at la reserva

All in all, the sporting championships are just another excuse to visit a destination that welcomes the traveler with great possibilities for leisure and holiday entertainment in any season. Sotogrande's potential as a holiday destination is inexhaustible every month of the calendar. 

The family side of Sotogrande

In this atmosphere of luxury and exclusivity there is also room for family holiday activities. Sotogrande is a timeless, peaceful and safe holiday destination, with ample possibilities for entertainment and fun so that even the youngest members of the family can have a great time.  

Nautical tourism is one of the most popular activities and boat rental without a licence is the order of the day. It is a great alternative to escape from mass tourism and enjoy the Mediterranean coastline with the family and with greater freedom. 

holiday activities sotogrande biking trails

On the other hand, the beaches of the region surrounded by the Costa de la Luz are an extraordinary setting for learning sports such as surfing, kite surfing or paddle surfing. These water activities are compatible with fishing charters, kayak excursions or scuba diving and snorkeling. There are plans suitable for all levels of experience and adapted to the weather conditions of each season.

Holidays to get fit and socialize

The natural environment of Sotogrande, in the Natural Park of the estuary of the Guadiaro River, is an ideal place for outdoor sports. From riding lessons and horse riding through pine and cork oak forests, tennis, paddle tennis, and even hiking and cycling routes through areas of great natural wealth. 

Moreover, discovering Andalusia is a pleasure at any time of the year: from visiting the Great Mosque of Cordoba to the museums and the Picasso Foundation in Malaga, the cathedral of Seville, a wine tasting in Jerez, the Alhambra in Granada... Andalusia offers a wide range of cultural possibilities.

There are also plenty of facilities and sports clubs for paddle tennis and tennis, both indoors and outdoors. Apart from being a great way to keep fit, these games are a great way to socialize. Most of Sotogrande's sporting highlights are accompanied by concerts, tastings and other types of celebrations which are the perfect excuse to keep the Sotogrande holiday buzz going. 

All these activities can be enjoyed within walking distance of the Hotel SO/ Sotogrande, the new resort of reference on the Costa de la Luz. A revolutionary Andalusian farmhouse that offers a unique experience of gastronomy, golf and wellness, all in a luxurious setting on the coast of Cadiz.

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