7 Pointers to Help you Prepare for the Boavista Golf Course

A complete package for a family golf vacation

Built in 2002, Boavista golf course has established itself with the repertoire of being one of the best golf courses of Algarve.

  1. The design of the golf course
  2. Designed by golf course architect from UK, Howard Swan, Boavista is a sophisticated yet calm place. He designed it according to his philosophy that the golf course should appear “as if it has always been always there.” It is a par 71 course, spread in more than 6720 yards.

  3. Layout of Boavista
  4. The golf course is split into 2 sections, each of which offers a very interesting mix of golf holes.

  5. The first section
  6. The first section is Resort section, which consists of 1st-3rd holes and 13th-18th holes. The unique arrangement of holes and some beautiful water features, from the natural irrigation system, are a point of attraction for the local wildlife.

  7. The country section
  8. Next is the country section, which comprises 4th-12th holes. The main attraction of this section is the 6th hole, which requires the golfers to take the tee shot, which should pass over a ravine.

  9. Location of Boavista
  10. This golf course is located in North Lagos in Western Algarve. It is 83 kilometers far from Faro airport. It is situated near the Atlantic Ocean and gives some of the amazing views from the golf range. You can relax at the Praia da Luz beach. The ocean is visible for miles and the unparalleled sweeping panoramic Monchique hills compliment the view.

  11. What is there for the golfers?
  12. There are many par 3s, which test the skills of golfers of all calibers. The most beautiful 7th hole, par 4 offers the best views on the course. The club and the golf course are always maintained in the first class condition. The first hole welcomes the golfers with par 4 meandering downhill. It is lined by sub-tropical landscapes and leads to the harmoniously designed estates.

  13. Boavista Golf and Spa Resort
  14. Apart from the 18-hole golf course, there are wonderful beaches just a short drive away. You can also enjoy world class facilities of health clubs and Spa. Tennis courts are also there in the resort if you want a break from golf. Kids can enjoy football and other games in the play area. The restaurant is also children-friendly. If you want to experience the local ethnicity, you can easily go to Lagos, which is a beautifully vibrant town in Western Algarve. It is an old but extremely attractive town with a beautiful coastline. You can enjoy some beautiful scenery and eat at the local eateries, which offer amazing food. If you come to Boavista, you can have a wholesome vacation, full of entertainment.

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