PGA Tour Golf Course
Elevate your golfing experience with a stay in our resort and access to Mayakoba's El Camaleon golf course, the first PGA Tour course in Latin America. Set next to downtown Playa Del Carmen, a vibrant Mexican town on the stretch of the Riviera Maya coastline, the 18-hole golf course is surrounded by lush mangroves, water canals, and an ocean view.
Find out more about El Camaleon and the facilities available to golfers both new and experienced, and our award-winning resort for your stay. Special golf packages are also available for resort guests.
About El Camaleon
Tee off on a course designed by the professional golfer Greg Norman, whose designs bear a signature of premier layouts that win prestigious design awards. The course arches and falls amid lush greeneries, across freshwater canals surrounded by mangrove and limestone walls, and on the seaside, offering a mix of challenging landscapes and Playa Del Carmen’s stunning surroundings.
Every year, the course hosts PGA professional golf tournaments like The Mayakoba Golf Classic, which offers the largest prize amount among any golf tournament in Latin America.
Size 7,024 yards
Green Paspalum grass
-First tee time: 7:00 AM
-Last tee time: 4:00PM
-Kids are allowed on the golf course as a rider or player
El Camaleon Rates & Packages
Enjoy special green fee rates (tax-inclusive) when you stay in our resort:
This green fee package includes:
- Golf cart with GPS tracker and USB charger
- Access to Practice Area with unlimited range balls
- 18-hole golf round
Additional benefits when you stay with us:
-We can look after the kids at our kids club and offer babysitting services with certified sitters.
-Our complimentary golf carts can take you on a 5-minute ride on and off the golf course, available upon request from our resort host or bellboy.
Book your stay in advance if you are planning to come during tournament season. To check out the blackout dates click here.
Contact us for more information at email@example.com or +1 855 421 1507 (US) / 800 9530565 (MX).
Jim Mclean’s Golf School
While vacationing in our resort, perfect your swings and learn professional golfer’s techniques in the Jim Mclean Golf School. The school’s methodology leverages on technology and hands-on practice to help you to adjust your swing based on your body fit, body motion, and club action.
Learn from professional players’ techniques using motion analysis software that can capture and compare your swing to PGA Tour Players. The tracking technology tracks your ball angle, spin rate, and curvature from launch to landing, getting you up and ready to swerve your way across El Camaleon's challenging landscapes.
You can also get personal assistance in finding the perfect club set that matches your swing and movement in Mexico’s only PXG Club Fitting Center.
Programs & Packages
Jim Mclean's Golf School offers programs for kids to adults whether you are a beginner or an experienced player. Programs offered include:
• Private Instruction
• Get to Know Golf
• Playing Lesson
• Lesson, Lunch, & Golf
• 2-Day Golf School
• 3-Day Golf School
Registration & Inquiry:
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or +52 (984) 206 4653. If you are a guest at Banyan Tree Mayakoba, contact our concierge and we can help make the arrangements directly.
Golf Practice Range
Practice your swing in a two-sided tee driving range that spans for 450 yards long. Before heading to the golf course, test your chipping and bunker shot in a short game area, or get a feel of the shape and speed of the greens in a large putting area.
You can get an all-day pass that gives you an unlimited usage of range balls.
Golf Club: Koba Club House
Take a break in the Koba Club House as you reach the finishing hole. Dine a fine selection of locally picked fresh ingredients with a menu that covers traditional Mexican dish like ceviche and tacos, to homemade burgers, and gourmet international delicacies crafted by Master Chef Eva Millan.
The El Camaleon also has a spacious lounge area, locker room, and shower area to get you feeling refreshed for the rest of your day.
Visit the Pro Shop where you can find a variety of golf accessories and Mayakoba Golf Classic merchandise.
About Our Award-Winning Golf Resort
Only minutes away from the golf course is Banyan Tree Mayakoba, a luxury beach resort awarded as Travel & Leisure’s 2018 “Best of the Best” in Mexico. Reside in a private gated integrated resort area, with private pool villas surrounded by the untouched nature of the Riviera Maya.
Complement your golf getaway with utmost relaxation and comfort as you indulge in spa and massage treatments and facilities that World Travel Awards named Mexico’s Leading Spa Resort.
Book your next getaway with Banyan Tree Mayakoba.