the nicklaus design golf course

Nicklaus Design Course by Vidanta Riviera Maya

Enjoy idyllic surroundings while playing a round of golf on one of the region’s most exciting courses, Nicklaus Design Course in Vidanta Riviera Maya.

the nicklaus design course

On The Nicklaus Design Course golf course, white sand traps await. Naturally occurring rocky outcroppings share the space with wide-open stretches of water, like oases in the desert. The unique characteristics of this golf course in the Riviera Maya make it a wonder to behold, where golf fans can enjoy golfing in a very special setting.

If you love this sport, don’t miss this stunningly designed course, a treat you really must try. The course is gorgeous but also challenging, as play runs against the wind, creating another hurdle that makes the well-known game even tougher and more exciting.

the nicklaus design course

Designed by legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus, this is one of the most beautiful short courses in the world. The Riviera Maya’s stunning natural scenery is further adorned by this exclusive golf course delighting players.

This is considered one of the most fascinating and one of the 20 best golf courses in the world, a jewel in the rainforest that will keep you out on the greens!

Nicklaus Design Course Facts

  • Designed by Jack Nicklaus, a former golfer considered one of the best players in history
  • 18 holes, par 54
  • 1.6 miles
  • An executive course
  • The greens are Tifdwarf grass
  • The fairways are Bermuda 419 grass
  • 28 bunkers
  • 2 lakes

Course Details and Amenities

  • Green Break Restaurant & Bar
  • Shop
  • Shoe and club rental
  • Driving range
  • Short game zone
  • Putting Green
  • Bag storage

The golf course is part of Vidanta Rivera Maya’s more than 400 hectares and is encompassed by a lovely beach. This resort boasts large pools, more than 15 world-class bars and restaurants, luxury spa services, and the best entertainment, such as the resident Cirque du Soleil show in the Riviera Maya: JOYA, as well as the fantastic water park Jungala Aqua Experience.


Nicklaus Design Golf Course at Vidanta Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, Q.R., México

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