Our number one destination for UK golfers, easily reached from most UK airports.
The courses of The Algarve offer something for every golfer – from classic Portuguese layouts steeped in history and offering spectacular views to modern layouts with European Tour venues. The resorts and hotels here are equally diverse and cater for golfers of all kinds, including a number of five-star resorts.
When it comes to famous courses, the eastern portion of The Algarve is one of Europe’s top destinations. Monte Rei Golf & Country Club dominates the area, and is ranked as Potugal’s top golf resort as well as being regularly selected in the world’s top 100 resorts. This part of The Algarve is perfectly suited to golfers who want high quality golf courses and to sample local cuisine.
In the central part of The Algarve, the famous golf resort of Vilamoura is the main attraction. Golfers here have a choice of three, four and five-star hotels, all in the resort centre, and complimentary transport is available to all the courses.
The western portion of The Algarve stretches from Portimao to Lagos and includes the beach resort and traditional fishing village of Alvor. There are some fantastic courses and hotels in this area, noted for their high quality and good value year-round. Palmares Golf Course is widely regarded as one of the best in Portugal, and many say the views from the course are the best you will find anywhere on The Algarve.