Barceló Montecastillo Golf & Sport Resort *****, the main reference of healthy & wellness in the province, is the perfect place to enjoy sport and nature in a unique setting. This espectacular hotel has an 18- hole course designed by Jack Nicklaus.
The Barceló Montecastillo Golf & Sport Resort ***** is a modern and elegant hotel that guarantees stays of luxury, exclusivity and sports in Jerez de la Frontera.
BARCELÓ MONTECASTILLO GOLF
This hotel is located on the outskirts of Jerez, next to the racetrack, surrounded by a fantastic natural environment and a 19th-century castle. The resort has a good location, as it is just 10 minutes away from Jerez Airport and 30 minutes away from the region’s main beaches.
Jerez de la Frontera, a city known worldwide for the quality and variety of its wines, is just 8 minutes away by car. We can also mention the proximity to historic and symbolic cities such as Seville and Cadiz. These can be reached in fifteen or thirty minutes. The Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park and the Route of the White Villages is also a great option for nature lovers, as they are only an hour away from the hotel.
If you prefer to rest and relax in the hotel, Montecastillo offers its guests a wide range of facilities. These include swimming pools, spa and sports such as golf.
It is an 18 hole, par 72 golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus. It was the venue for the Volvo Masters 5 consecutive years and for 3 years of the Peugeot Tour. The golf course is located within a 160 hectares area, surrounded by native flora and fauna. If you stay in Barceló Montecastillo Golf 5 *, you will receive special conditions when booking green fees.
The handicap is medium high, much appreciated for experienced players and, at the same time, a challenge for beginners. There are interesting courses and greens at different heights, with different obstacles to overcome.
This golf course has a large practise area: driving range, putting green and chipping green, as well as an exclusive golf academy offering classes for groups and individuals. In this area, which is available since autumn 2018, an extension of 5,000 m² is planned.
The new golf shop will delight all golf lovers, as you can find a wide range of products here. They offer top brands, complements and accessories as well as the purchase and rental of rackets and strollers.
The hotel or resort has two football fields of international standard size. The construction of these fields was carried out with the intention to host football teams of the higher leagues during rest or preparation phases.
These fields were designed under the advice of Manchester United and the English Football Association. Both fields have the approval of FIFA.
OTHER SPORTS ACTIVITIES
In addition to football and golf courses, Hotel Barceló Montecastillo also offers a tennis court, a rugby field and a gym. Since the hotel is located in a beautiful environment, it is also suitable for hiking. Its strategic location allows water sports activities both on the beaches of the coast and in the nearby lakes.
CUISINE IN BARCELÓ MONTECASTILLO
Montecastillo is characterised by the attention to detail, something that is also reflected in its cuisine. At El Lagar Restaurant you can enjoy a varied buffet and carefully select dishes on the menu, where Jerez wine is an undeniable main star. As a member of the Jerez wine and brandy tour, Montecastillo prepares dishes in a very special way.
For breakfast, Montecastillo is one of the pioneers. It has the services of a registered nutritionist who prepares smoothies with fruits, vegetables and superfoods. It is available several days a week.