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Golf tourism grows - and boosts golf property sales in Spain

Golf tourism grows - and boosts golf property sales in Spain

18 October 2013

Published 24 September 2013 by A Place in the Sun

Golf homes are popular for many reasons but it seems they have remained especially resilient during the downturn.
According to IAGTO's 2013 Golf Tourism Report, recently published, global golf holiday sales grew by an average of 9.3 per cent compared to the previous year.

As stated by the National Golf Federation a whopping 56 million people worldwide play golf and Spain remains Europe's most popular golf destination (source: KPMG Golf Insights 2013).

Whether a primary motivation for a holiday or simply a secondary activity, golf in the Spanish sunshine attracts millions of holiday makers worldwide creating demand for accommodation.
Up to 10 per cent of the 56 million people who play golf worldwide travel overseas each year for the main purpose of playing this hugely popular sport, hence sales of quality, affordable accommodation close to or on courses are increasing year on year.

There are many golf courses on the Costa Blanca. Spain enjoys over 300 days of sunshine a year, this sport is a golfer’s delight where one can play all year round. 

Read here for just a few of the golf courses on the Costa Blanca.

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