Vilamoura Golf Holidays
When planning a European golfing holiday, Vilamoura is a destination that crops up more than most. The Las Vegas of the fairways, it’s proximity to Faro Airport makes it a popular choice with holidaymakers, and with all-year-round Mediterranean sunshine, a lively town centre, and beaches to die for, you’ll never fall out of love with this place.
The town lies in the very heart and is packed full of history, culture, and of course some of the finest courses in Europe.
Where to Spend a Golf Break in Vilamoura
When you’re blessed with so many golf resorts in such a small area, it can be difficult to decide just where to spend your Vilamoura golf holiday.
Close to the heart of the town is the marina, a good place to base yourself if you plan on taking in the town post-round. There’s a number of fantastic resorts around this area accompanied by a host of bars, restaurants, and one of the best atmospheres in Portugal.
Step away from the centre though and there are a number of locations to just relax and take the weight off your feet. To the north, you’ll find some of the most relaxing resorts in the region while heading a little further east will also provide you with top-class golfing and a laid back stay.
Vilamoura Golf Courses
The great thing about Vilamoura golf holidays is that no matter where you stay within the town, you’re only ever a stone’s throw from at least a handful of courses meaing there are some great golf deals to be had. The Oceanico Old Course is one of the best in the region and has been throwing down the gauntlet to golfers since 1969. Its layout is revered around the country with towering pine trees being the main hazard to overcome.
A matter of minutes away is Pestana Vila Sol resort, one of the more challenging courses in the region. With 27 holes there’s plenty of golf to enjoy just a short distance from town, making villas a great choice as well.
Here is a list of the best resorts & golf courses to play golf in Vilamoura:
- Dom Pedro Golf Laguna
- Dom Pedro Golf Millennium
- Dom Pedro Golf Old Course
- Dom Pedro Golf Pinhal
- Dom Pedro Golf Victoria
- Pestana Vila Sol Golf
What Else To Do in Vilamoura
Vilamoura is generally known for two things: its golf and its bars, but there are also plenty of other things to do in the town and the surrounding area. On-site in most resorts you’ll find facilities for various other sports, while the beach will give you plenty of opportunities to enjoy the waves.
If you’re wanting something a little more flash, the Vilamoura casino will give you that in abundance, while culturally the Roman ruins and museum will offer an insight into the town’s rich history.
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Vilamoura is one of the premier homes of golf in Europe and the ideal spot for a golf holiday no matter what your budget. Shop some of the very best Vilamoura golf deals with Glencor Golf today!
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