Why Vilamoura for my next Golf Break?
- Short travel time, Vilamoura is only a 20-minute drive from Faro Airport and the famous Quinta do Lago golf resort
- Ideally situated for Algarve Golf Holidays
- Vilamoura has six good quality golf courses to play.
- The marina is the central point featuring over 50 bars and restaurants, casinos, and nightclubs; so it’s great for a group golfing break.
- Excellent atmosphere in the marina catering for all tastes
- Scenic beaches either side of the marina
- Over 45 Years of combined experience selling Vilamoura Golf Breaks
Top Vilamoura Golf Hotels and Resorts
One of the reasons it is so popular is the wide selection of quality all-inclusive 4 and 5-star golf hotels in Vilamoura and resorts within walking distance of the marina.
Hotels in Vilamoura:
Vila Gale Marina
Ideal for a break in Vilamoura, A 4-star hotel located just 200 yards from the marina, with a great bar and pool, therefore the hotel is very popular with golf groups. Guests have the facility of free transfers to and from the five Dom Pedro golf courses.
Vila Gale Ampalius
Located adjacent to the casino, overlooking the beach and only a two-minute walk from the marina in Vilamoura. The hotel has a very popular golfers bar, aside from excellent rooms, facilities on-site include a health club, spa with indoor and outdoor pools. This is a popular choice for groups, families, and couples. Again the transfers to golf courses are a benefit of staying here.
Pestana Vila Sol Golf
If you are looking for Vilamoura golf packages, this 5-star golf resort overlooks its own lake and 27-hole golf course. Facilities include a popular spa, great bar, and restaurant. Guests staying at the Pestana Vila Sol are allowed priority golf tee-times as well as the transfer facility for those golfers wishing to play the other golf courses around Vilamoura in Algarve.
Hilton As Cascatas Hotel
Seeking 5 star Vilamoura Resorts? This is a modern Hilton hotel with a wide selection of facilities and sits adjacent to the Pinhal Golf Course. The hotel which is sometimes referred to as the Hilton Vilamoura has a fantastic 7 Seven Spa with indoor and outdoor pools. Guests can also enjoy the three on-site restaurants and bars.
Dom Pedro Vilamoura
The original and in some opinions the best for golfers, our customers return to this luxury hotel year-after-year to experience its fantastic rooms, food, and service. Located next to the casino and only a two-minute walk into the marina. Access to all the usual Vilamoura golf courses via the transfer service is a welcome facility. Don’t forget its namesake Dom Pedro Millennium golf course! With bars, restaurants, swimming pools and so much more, it is the ideal destination if you want a relaxing golf holiday combined with quality golfing on some of the best courses in the local area.
We have covered only a few hotels here, others include the Tivoli Marina, Dom Pedro Portobelo Crowne Plaza, Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort, lake Spa Resort, and the Vilamoura Garden Hotel.
The Best Golf in Vilamoura
San Lorenzo Golf Course
A favourite for those on golf tours. This course borders a seaside lagoon, natural beauty and one of the best in the region, currently ranked 5th in Portugal. Set in the Ria Formosa Natural Park the course has some amazing scenery and wildlife. It really will test all aspects of your game; requiring strategic drives and course management. The driving range, putting green and clubhouse are excellent facilities and the helpful staff are there to assist and make your visit a relaxing one. Overall this is a fantastic golf course in Vilamoura and we recommend a visit here to a lot of clients who find San Lorenzo a pleasure to visit. If you visit independently, you will also green fees are also reasonable.
Laguna Golf Course
A heathland and lake lined golf course require a careful strategy to play. There are plenty of hazards on each hole including sand traps and water with aces the course interesting. To finish with the is a lovely Moorish inspired clubhouse, which is very impressive where you can take in a post-round meal or drink.
The Old Course
The customer favourite golf destination which provides a natural challenge to all levels of golfer in Vilamoura. The course is lined with umbrella pines and the greens are generally in excellent condition, some of the best in the region. Again this is a course that requires strategy and thinking to score well, which will appeal to the better players who like to use all their golf clubs. A lovely relaxing and rustic clubhouse with very helpful staff to finish with.
Vila Sol Golf Course
Undulating and tree-lined with plenty of water features. This is a pleasant resort course that will require accuracy from the tees from the start. The condition of the course is generally good for a championship standard course. There is a nice terrace and bar to take in the golf resort surroundings after an enjoyable 18 holes.
Victoria Golf Course
This golf course is located within the grounds of the Anantara Vilamoura Algarve 5 star golf resort. This is the current host of the European Tour Portuguese Masters golf tournament and you can see why. It’s a long course and challenging with lots of shots played near or over water, so not for the faint-hearted! However there are some lovely holes with spectacular views, this is a well-designed course which we would recommend clients to use a buggy to enjoy it fully. The facilities on-site are very good, with a fully equipped driving range and the clubhouse bar and restaurant are very accommodating.
If you are planning a fantastic Portugal golf break to Vilamoura, then you’ll want to make sure you choose a suitable hotel for your group. Interested? Follow in the footsteps of our loyal customers and view our selection of Vilamoura Algarve golf packages which include popular top golf resorts and golf courses in addition to special offers below or contact us today for further information. Vilamoura is one of the most popular destinations for a luxury golf holiday.
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