The awards ceremony will take place in Abu Dhabi at the end of October
This 2019 Abama Golf has obtained the first position in the classification of the Leading Courses platform, in regards to the Canarian Archipelago fields, and has been highlighted by the Golf Digest publication as the best golf resort in Spain
Abama Golf, the field located in Guía de Isora and one of the flagship resort of the Canary Islands, has been nominated for the World Golf Awards in the category of ‘Best Golf Course in Spain’, an award that is awarded annually and that values the field design, lawn quality and care that is dedicated to the environment in its management.
This emblematic course, designer by Dave Thomas, has been host to numerous professional and amateur high-profile tournaments since its inauguration in 2005, always remaining at the forefront of European golf. These tournaments include the Abama Open of the Canary Islands in the European Tour of 2005, the Tenerife Ladies Open of the Ladies European Tour of 2006, the IV Memorial Pro Am María García Estrada in 2012 or the final of the International Open Golf Team Championship in the year 2013
Abama Golf is made up of more than 25,000 palm trees, white sand bunkers and 22 lakes, and during their tour participants can enjoy incomparable views of the Atlantic Ocean and its amazing panoramic view of the island of La Gomera.
Considered by the magazine Golf Digest as the best golf resort in Spain of 2019 and by the Leading Courses platform as the best course in the Canary Islands, Abama Golf is located in a paradisiacal environment that has the reputation of being one of the best sports and leisure destinations in the world.
Brendan Breen, manager of Abama Golf and Abama Tennis Academy, comments: «Having already obtained these two mentions for Abama Golf this year is a great honor and a testament to the high standards of customer service that we strive to offer at all times In the complex». And he adds: «With the nomination for the World Golf Awards, which become the Oscars for golf professionals, we realize that Abama Golf occupies a special place in the hearts of golfers around the world, and being a finalist shows the high esteem they have for us, especially because we have dedicated ourselves not only to creating a high standing product for the world of golf, but an ideal environment for them to enjoy their stay in Tenerife. »
In addition to this extraordinary golf course, Abama Resort has developed Abama Tennis Academy, which is being renovated to make it a high performance center for professionals. Both complexes are jointly coordinated by Tropical Canarian Tourism. In addition, it has two luxury hotels such as The Ritz-Carlton, Abama, managed by the Marriot group, and Las Terrazas de Abama, managed by My Way Meaningful Hotels. This has helped the destination to become a top enclave for those looking to spend a holiday enjoying the sport they like the most or for those looking for a second residence that allows them to practice golf without taking seasonality into account.
Abama is an enclave that has the good fortune of having a privileged climate 365 days a year. There are currently around 250 families with properties in the resort, which has become an emerging area that offers in its 162 hectares not only a wide range of sports, but gastronomic (14 restaurants, including two with Michelin stars: the MB ** and the Kabuki *) and leisure. 90% of the transactions that are registered are made with foreign nationality owners, mostly from the United Kingdom, Belgium and Germany who choose Tenerife and Abama to spend long periods.
The VI Annual World Golf Awards Gala will be held at the St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort in Abu Dhabi on the night of Tuesday, October 29, 2019. It will be the climax of an exclusive three-day itinerary that will include a golf circuit at the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, one of the most captivating golf projects in the world.