Cabo del Sol Ocean Course

Often seen as Jack Nicklaus most impressive design, the Cabo del Sol Ocean golf course is one of the top courses in the world. 

Opening in May of 1994, the Cabo del Sol Ocean golf course is a par 72, with seven of the holes along the ocean. 

The Ocean Course at Cabo del Sol was designed by Jack Nicklaus and is frequented by golf professionals from across the globe. The course is bordered by over a mile of coastline and has gaping views of the Sea of Cortez.

Ocean Course Overview

  • Designer: Jack Nicklaus
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 72
  • Slope: 147
  • Rating: 74.5
  • Yards: 7,103
  • Front nine: 3,597 yards 
  • Back nine: 3,440 yards

Ocean Course Layout

The front nine of the ocean course are marked in RED. The back nine of the Ocean Course are marked in BLUE. 

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Ocean Course Signature Hole

17th Hole

The final three holes of the Ocean Course are considered the as "the finest three finishing holes all in of golf" by legendary Jack Nicklaus. The 17th hole is is right along the water with a forced carry.

Cabo del Sol Ocean Course Scorecard

Front Nine Ocean Course

HOLE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT
BLACK 414 196 512 329 214 403 329 441 502 3340
GOLD 399 188 501 313 197 378 245 414 495 3130
BLUE 355 172 484 294 181 345 229 390 455 2905
WHITE 335 147 451 244 123 270 213 366 372 2521
RED 310 125 428 191 96 213 177 316 369 2216
HANDICAP 3 13 5 17 9 11 15 7 1
PAR 4 3 5 4 3 4 4 4 5 36

Back Nine Ocean Course

HOLE 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN OUT
BLACK 436 352 515 213 366 530 429 178 430 3449 3285
GOLD 404 344 500 193 351 515 409 150 419 3285 6777
BLUE 353 328 473 171 331 497 324 137 385 2999 6286
WHITE 341 314 446 131 317 480 301 112 358 2800 5755
RED 307 233 309 114 179 410 211 102 275 2140 4695
HANDICAP 4 18 8 12 10 14 2 16 6    
PAR 4 4 5 3 4 5 4 3 4 36 72

*Current as of 2011

Ocean Course Awards

#1 in "Best Courses In México" - Golf Digest

#1 in "Best Courses In México" -  GOLF Magazine 

#23 "Best 100 Courses Outside The United States" -Golf Digest

#95 in "Top 100 Courses in the World" -  GOLF Magazine

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