Vilamoura is one of the most luxurious destinations in Portugal where you can stroll along the pristine beaches, enjoy a grand meal or get grooving at the lively nightclubs. It also has some of the best golf courses where any golf lover can tee off in style and hone their golf skills. Some of these fantastic 18-hole golf courses in and around Vilamoura are:
Designed by A Palmer in 2004, this par 72 course is one of the best courses to test your golf skills on. You will have to wind your way through water hazards all around the course as well as open terrains to score a hole-in-one. It is worth checking out this masterpiece that is part of the Vilamoura golf resort.
Even though this was the first course to be built in Vilamoura in 1969, the Oceanico- Vilamoura Old course has all the modern facilities to provide you one of the best golfing experiences. F. Pennink designed this course which has umbrella pines that line the fairways and a water hazard. Good luck trying to score a hole-in-one on this testing course!
If you are looking for a golf course that will not only make you fall in love with golf but also test you to the core, you should take a swing of the golf club on the Laguna golf course. This par 72 course was designed by Joseph Lee and has a clubhouse as well. You will have to drive your ball around several lakes and bunkers along the course to hit that perfect shot. You many also have to battle strong winds on this course which can throw off your swing completely.
Voted as the ‘Best Golf Course’ at the Portuguese Travel Awards in 2011, the Laranjal golf course is one of the most beautiful golf courses to play a game of golf on in Portugal. Santana da Silva designed this par 72 course in 2009 and it is replete with scenic fairways and spectacular and well-maintained greens.
You will have to hit your shots accurately on this course as the five lakes and abundant orange , cork and pine trees can be quite a challenge.
There are numerous more golf courses in and around Vilamoura where you can go golf crazy and hone your golf skills to the core.
© 2015 Golf912. All Rights Reserved . Spend a perfectly planned vacation.