Golf

The Algarve has some of the best golf courses in the world. Listed below are the major courses available for your enjoyment. We are also pleased to be able to offer our visitors Discounted Green Fees – click here for more information.

Vale Do Lobo

Situated – 15km west of Faro Airport.
Courses – There are three nine-hole courses which all have excellent views of sea and country.
Facilities – Pro Shop, equipment hire, restaurant, buggies and trolleys, driving range and practice green.
Telephone:289–393–939

Quinta Do Lago

Situated – 15km west of Faro Airport on the Quinta do Lago development.
Courses – This 36 hole course is one of Europe’s finest, with outstanding greens. A Handicap certificate is required.
Facilities – Pro shop, equipment hire, buggies and trolleys, restaurant, driving range, putting green, caddies and golf lessons available.
Telephone:289–394–529 and 289–934–782

Vilamoura 1

Situated – 30km west of Faro Airport.
Courses – This 18 hole golf course has been laid out along the lines of the classic English courses.
Facilities – Pro shop, equipment hire, restaurant, driving range, practice green, pro lessons and buggies and trolleys.
Telephone:289–321–652

Vilamoura 2

Situated – 30km west of Faro Airport.
Courses – This 18 hole golf course takes you through open land with magnificent sea views and then back through umbrella pines towards the clubhouse. The greens are comparatively small.
Facilities – Pro shop, equipment hire, driving range, buggies and trolleys, putting green and golf lessons.
Telephone:289–315–562

Vilamoura 3

Situated – 30km west of Faro Airport.
Courses – 18 hole park land course opened in 1990. Water hazards on 8 holes with heavy bunkering around the greens.
Facilities – Pro shop, equipment hire, driving range, buggies and trolleys, putting green and golf lessons.
Telephone:289–380–724

Vale Do Milho – Carvoeiro

Situated – Within the Jorge de Lagos Country Club, near Carvoeiro.
Courses – This 9 hole golf course, although rather small, provides many characteristics of a full size course, such as green side bunkers, water hazards and graduated rough.
Facilities – Club and trolley hire, practice putting green and bar.
Telephone:282–358–502

Carvoeiro Clube Golf – Carvoeiro

Situated – A few minutes drive from the Carvoeiro Club development.
Courses – Vale de Pinta is a challenging 18 hole championship course for the more experienced golfer.
Facilities – Driving range, practice putting green, professional teaching club hire, buggies and trolleys.
Telephone:282–340–900

Penina

Situated – A few km west of Portimão adjoining the Penina Hotel.
Courses – Penina consists of an 18 hole championship course and two 9 hole courses. They provide a challenging course spread over beautifully landscaped and wooded holes with waterways and lakes being a predominant feature.
Facilities – Bars, restaurants, Pro shop, tennis court, swimming pool, putting green, driving range, equipment hire, buggies and trolleys.
Telephone:282–415–415

Palmares

Situated –Approx 10 minutes from Penina near to the town of Lagos.
Courses – An 18 hole course where there are five link holes strategically constructed on the first nine and after these the course takes you up high hills and deep valleys.
Facilities – Clubhouse, Pro shop, equipment hire, driving range, buggies and trolleys, putting green and golf lessons
Telephone:282–762–961 or 282–762–953