Golf in Vilamoura
Old course (Golf in Vilamoura) - 18 hole, Par 73, 6,254m
The Old Course, as the name suggests is one of the oldest in the region and renowned all over the golfing world. This excellent, traditional Algarve course is always in demand. Its rolling fairways and minor steep slopes meander throughout impressive pine trees, possibly its main hazard. The handicap for this course is < 24 for Gents and < 36 for Ladies. Originally designed by Architect, Frank Pennink and founded in 1969, the course was redesigned by Martin Hawtree in 1996, raising the course to new heights of quality.
Pinhal (Vilamoura) - 18 hole, Par 72, 6300m
Being the second golf course to be built in Vilamoura, Pinhal golf offers a traditional, good value course. With the typical rolling terrain dotted with pine trees, ponds and a stream, this course could prove a big challenge to the less experienced golfer. The handicap is <28 for Gents and <36 for Ladies. Originally designed by Architect, Frank Pennink and founded in 1976, Several refinements were incorporated as it was redesigned by Robert Trent Jones Jr. in 1985, the course then went on to co-host the Johnnie Walker Euro Classic in 1994.
Laguna (Golf in Vilamoura) - 18 hole, Par 72, 6133m
Laguna Golf Course (part of the former 27-hole Vilamoura III course) is a challenging course with several lakes which influence play on a total of 11 holes. Apart from the lakes there are an impressive total of 79 bunkers, and the wind that frequently blows over this somewhat exposed location creates another hazard. The handicap on this course is <28 for Gents and <36 for Ladies. Founded in 1991 this course was designed by Architect, Joseph Lee and Hosted the European Boys Team Championship 1994 as well as the Johnnie Walker Euro Classic 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997 and 1998
Millenium (Golf in Vilamoura) - 18 hole, Par 72, 6,200m
The Millennium Golf Course with its excellent position and landscaping must be one of the most beautiful golf courses in Portugal. The quality and diversity of this reasonable flat course with water hazards on 5 holes offers golfers a good scoring course which is a real pleasure to play. Handicaps are <28 for Gents and <36 for Ladies. The course was founded in 2000 and designed by Architect, Martin Hawtree.
Victoria (Golf in Vilamoura) - 18 hole, Par 72, 6,200m
Victoria Golf Course, designed by Architect, Arnold Palmer and founded in 2004 was the most ambitious golf project in Portugal, and was aimed at being one of the best golf complexes in Europe. The Victoria Clube de Golfe is Vilamouras 5th and most exclusive course, and has become the Algarve's and Portugal's major venue for top international tournaments. Several man-made lakes positioned through the rolling fairways provide hazards for the players and also serve as water reservoirs for irrigation. Another hazard to overcome on this course is the wind conditions. The handicap for Gents is <28 and Ladies is <36
Spacious eight bedroom villa, sleeping up to 16 people. Air conditioned throughout. Large garden with private pool (pool heating available, supplement required)
Built by an award winning architect this stunning, contemporary six bedroom villa is located in a peaceful gated residential area in Vilamoura. Sleeps up to 12 people. Air conditioning in all bedrooms and under floor heating throughout. Private pool and childrens pool with heating available at a supplement.