5 April 2019 – Europa Sur
The Russian company Golf Estate has acquired the golf course and clubhouse at The San Roque Club, located in the urbanisation of Sotogrande, in the province of Cadiz.
The company plans to make significant investments in the course, including reforming one of the two courses (the Old Course) and converting the iconic Tony Jacklin clubhouse into a boutique hotel.
Golf Estate is a golf development and marketing company and is the largest intermediary of golf operations and management in Russia.
The news of the purchase has been welcomed by the mayor of San Roque, Juan Carlos Ruiz Boix (pictured above) as it means that the jobs of the golf course’s 52 employees will be guaranteed.
Original story: Europa Sur (by Alberto Rodríguez)
Translation/Summary: Carmel Drake