Los Cabos, Mexico
Los Cabos is a golfer’s paradise, with eight championship golf courses located along the 20 mile corridor between the cities of San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas. The expertly designed courses have earned Los Cabos the reputation as one of the best golf destinations in the world. A proliferation of world-class resorts and housing developments line the beaches and crawl up the mountains.
To achieve this world-class destination, the great ones were called in—Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Robert Trent Jones, II, Tom Weiskopf and The Dye Corporation. The newest course is Querencia, designed by architect Tom Fazio. The Cabo del Sol Ocean Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus is rated in the “Top 100 courses in the world” by Golf Magazine.
The eight courses lining the “Tourist Corridor” of Los Cabos include:
- San Jose del Cabo
- La Querencia
- El Dorado
- Cabo Real
- Cabo del Sol—Ocean Course
- Cabo del Sol—Desert Course
- Cabo San Lucas
The weather here is also consistently sunny, with between 300–350 sunny days per year. Annual rainfall of less than 10 inches occurs primarily between August and October.
Ideal golfing weather is from October to April, when the temperature is between 78°F and 82°F during the day and between 57°F and 62°F at night. The rest of the year temperatures may go up to 100°F + during the day and between 70°F and 85°F at night.