Golf In Vale Do Lobo
Ocean (Golf In Vale Do Lobo) - 2 x 18 hole, Par 72, 5495m
The Ocean Golf Course at Vale do Lobo resort, as the name suggest is set alongside the Atlantic Ocean, and golfers playing this medium level course will experience some spectacular views when playing holes 11 and 12 , both Par 4's and the 15th hole a Par 3. Designed by Architect, Sir Henry Cotton who originally developed two 9-hole golf courses, founded in 1968 and 1972, and had plans to merge the courses would be satisfied that in 1995 this became reality. The course has been improved by adding holes on the front 9. The handicap for Gents is <28 and Ladies <36. The course has hosted Amateur Week and Foursomes Week for 18 years and 29 years respectively.
Royal (Golf In Vale Do Lobo) - 2 x 18 hole, Par 72, 5,649m
The Royal Golf Course at Vale do Lobo resort, and its famous 16th hole with cliff-top carryover is one of the most celebrated golfing images in the world becoming the veritable symbol of golf in the Algarve. The course designed by Architect Rocky Roquemore, based on original drawings made by Sir Henry Cotton was founded 1997. Described as one of the best courses in the Algarve the rolling fairways are set amidst pine trees and beautiful lakes surrounded by wild flowers. Another of its features is the almost island green of the 9th. Handicap for Gents is <27 and Ladies is <35. This course along with the Ocean course has hosted Amateur Week and Foursomes Week for 18 years and 29 years respectively.