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TorreMirona Girona » TorreMirona Set in the heart of the picturesque Empordá region and not far from the magnificent Pyrenees mountains, which are often snow- capped in the winter month lies Torremirona Golf & Spa Resort. The resort includes a residential feel similar to large Spanish resorts like La Manga: a sports club with swimming pool, tennis courts, a fitness centre and a magnificent 18-hole golf course laid out across a sweeping valley and on the sides of surrounding hills. The golf course has plenty of water holes and is heavily bunkered; overall it is gently undulating and suitable for all categories of golfer. Torremirona was elected by the European Tour PGA for the prequalifying school in October 2003 and this is a great venue for golf tuition at its onsite driving range and golf school. Girona » Platja de Pals Platja de Pals Golf Club Golf Club; founded in 1966 and designed by FW Hawtree is situated in the heart of the Costa Brava. It runs parallel with the beautiful white sands of Pals beach and is surrounded by dense green pine forests. With its close proximity to Serres de Pals club and Emporda Golf club, Pals is an ideal location in which to base any golf holiday. Platja de Pals Golf course has a four star hotel located between the course itself and the sea and apartments are also available. Girona » D’Aro Club de Golf d’Aro or Mas Nou Golf Club is built high above the resort of ‘Platja d’Aro’ at the southern end of the Costa Brava in a spectacular setting with panoramic views of the surrounding coast and landscape. It is an undulating course with water hazards and stategically placed bunkers making it challenging but interesting, an opportunity to use every club in your bag. It would be advisable to bring the camera as the views are worth preserving. The Club Golf D’Aro - Mas Nou was designed by architect Ramón Espinosa. It features a par 72, 18-hole championship course and a 9-hole (Pitch & Putt) course, both of them in the heart of nature and with spectacular views of the Costa Brava, Les Gavarres, Montseny and the Valle de La Selv. It is an undulating course with water hazards and stategically placed bunkers making it challenging but interesting. 73