Costa Ballena Ocean Golf Club
Crta. Chipiona
Pto. de Sta. María Km. 5
11520 Rota
España (Cádiz)
Tel: + 34 956 84 70 70
Fax: + 34 956 84 70 50



Nearest Airport:
Jerez (30mins)
Seville (90mins)
Gibraltar (90mins)
      Mike Stewart
European Tour
Wentworth Drive
GU25 4LX
Tel: 01344 840400


Type of grass - Penncross
Height of cut - 3.5mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 10'

Type of grass - Bermuda / Poa Annua
Height of cut - 11mm
General width and contouring - generous

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Bermuda
Height of cut - 11mm

Type of grass - Bermuda
Height of cut - semi 35mm, intermediate 55mm throughout (due to the growth habit of the Bermuda grass)

Weather in advance - dry and sunny with the exception of one day last week where very heavy rain was experienced
Forecast for tournament - mainly dry and sunny with possible showers Friday and windy Sunday

Opened - 1997
Course designer - Jose Maria Olazabal
Special features - Seaside golf course
General playability - comfortable for all levels
Undulating / flat - flat
Tree lined / exposed - exposed
Many / few water hazards - many
Changes to the course - None

Other features
The greens will offer a good variety of pin positions due to a number of plateaux on them. WInd is usually a key factor in the scoring.

Card Of Course

Costa Ballena Ocean Club

HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14382349 105513469
23231211 114383350
34405370 125529484
44414379 134427390
55556508 143214196
63163149 154398364
74454415 163156143
85527482 174334305
94372340 184435398
Out3635043203 In3633893099

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