Tale of the Whale - Pacifico golf course by Jack Nicklaus - Four Seasosn / St. Regis, Punta Mita Resort, Riviera Nayarit, Pacific Mexico

A hole by hole tour: Two Jack Nicklaus golf courses at the Punta Mita Resort


The legendary Jack Nicklaus has designer two spectacular Jack Nicklaus Signature courses at Punta Mita that offer extraordinary ocean views and world-class play.

The Pacífico, with eight holes directly facing or playing alongside the Pacific Ocean, features the “Tail of the Whale”, an optional par-three hole with the largest natural island green in the world. The Bahía, Nicklaus’ second championship course in Punta Mita, has six ocean holes and opened in late 2008. Both courses provide tee times reserved exclusively for members and their guests.


The pri­vate Punta Mita Golf Club is open only to Punta Mita prop­erty own­ers and their guests, and guests of Four Sea­sons and St. Regis Resorts.

Mem­bers enjoy access to the com­fort­ably appointed club­house, which offers din­ing, bag stor­age and other ameni­ties. This is the place to meet your friends—and play.

For lessons call 329.291.6065

Pacifico Course


Highly praised by golfers and golf­ing mag­a­zines, this unique cham­pi­onship course inspired Conde Nast Trav­eler read­ers in 2006 and 2008 to select the Four Sea­sons Punta Mita as the world’s #1 golf resort. Its “Tail of the Whale,” an optional, par-three 19th hole mea­sur­ing 199 yards, fea­tures the only nat­ural island green in the world. The course plays between 5,037 and 7,014 yards.

For tee times call 329.291.6065

Hole by Hole Gallery of the Pacifico course

Bahia Course

The newest addi­tion to Punta Mita’s golf­ing achieve­ment, this sec­ond Jack Nick­laus Sig­na­ture Golf Course opened in late 2008 and is as stun­ning as its sis­ter course. Fea­tur­ing six ocean holes and play­ing between 5,180 and 7,030 yards, this cham­pi­onship course rolls through the prop­erty of the St. Regis Resort, and among the com­mu­ni­ties of El Encanto, Porta For­tuna, and La Punta Estates. The chal­leng­ing and undu­lat­ing fair­way and green com­plexes offer a won­der­ful coun­ter­part toPaci­fico for golf afficionados.

For tee times call 329.291.6065

Hole by Hole Gallery of the Bahia Course