August 6, 2020

The Best Golf Hotels in the Algarve

The Algarve is Portugal's southern region, known for its long Mediterranean beaches and numerous GolfHotels & Resorts. Many of the whitewashed fishing villages situated above sandy coves on low cliffs have made room for the expansion of a top gulf region in the 1960s. Today, villas, hotels, bars, and restaurants alternate along the central stretch of the coast between Lagos and Faro. The Atlantic coast in the west and the rugged interior are less developed due to the numerous nature reserves.

Penina Hotel & Golf Resort

Penina stands out among the golf resorts of the Algarve as a truly epic destination, being one of the best resorts in not just Portugal, but all of Europe. The place is a rare meeting of unparalleled 5-star accommodation and world-class championship golf. Although there is wonderful 9-hole Resort & Academy courses on-site, the headline course at Penina is the Championship Course. Host to the Portuguese Open 9 times, it holds a place as one of the most historic golf courses in Portugal and is commonly ranked among the country’s top tracks.

Monte Rei Villas

The Monte Rei Villas are a stunning selection of self-catering accommodation available for families, small groups and couples looking to enjoy the world-class facilities that the resort possesses. The resort was inspired by traditional Portuguese architecture and provides guests with an unbeatable combination of relaxed village living. The villas have been designed with the utmost care and detail. There is a mix of twin villas and linked villas, so whatever the group size, everyone will be catered for. The twin villas all have four bedrooms with fully equipped kitchens, extensive garden and terraces and each has its own outdoor swimming pool and BBQ area.

Conrad Algarve

Conrad Algarve is undoubtedly the sleekest and most luxurious of the Algarve hotels, offering sophisticated, contemporary style to all guests. Situated in the ever-popular and impressive resort of Quinta do Lago, famed and loved for the excellent golf courses. The well-appointed guest rooms and suites are modern and spacious, ensuring the perfect setting meaning the hotel is perfect for couples, families, or individuals who want comfort and opulence.

Pine Cliffs Resort

Pine Cliffs, a Luxury Collection Resort one of the leading and award-winning Luxury and Family Resorts in Europe, is truly an exquisite hidden jewel enjoying a spectacular, prime seafront location on the amazing coastline of the Algarve, in Southern Portugal. Pine Cliffs Resort is an all integrated resort, managed by Marriott International, through its The Luxury Collection brand, with different options of accommodation, investment opportunities, and a luxurious lifestyle for the whole family. Also available is the Pine Cliffs Resort's premium selection of the finest luxury Real Estate with return on investment properties: the new seafront apartments Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, Pine Cliffs Residence, Pine Cliffs Terraces, Pine Cliffs Deluxe Villas, Pine Cliffs Townhouses and holiday ownership options at Pine Cliffs Vacation Club.

Palmares Ocean Living & Golf

Palmares Ocean Living and Golf resort was launched by Kronos Homes on 26th Sept. Villas, apartments and two 5 star hotels to complement the 27 hole golf course with stunning views of Alvor bay and the Lagos coastline.

Without doubt, Palmares golf offers some of the most spectacular views imaginable. The 27 hole course, made up of 3 loops of nine holes has stunning vistas of Alvor bay, of the long golden expanse of Meia Praia beach and across the town of Lagos to the amazing cliff and ocean scenery of Ponta da Piedade. Kronos Homes has launched a €250 million investment to create Palmares - Ocean Living and Golf Resort.

Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort

Anantara’s first foray in Europe sets the bar high. It’s in a prime spot, on the quiet outskirts of Vilamoura overlooking the landscaped Arnold Palmer-designed Victoria Golf Course which annually hosts the Portugal Masters. It’s still just a 15-minute drive from the beautiful red cliffs of Praia da Falésia and restaurants, bars and shops at Vilamoura Marina – the largest in Portugal. Kids can enjoy activities ranging from dance to football, leaving grown-ups to escape to shady poolside cabanas, lined with palm trees and with Sunshine Butlers on hand to serve refreshing drinks. Take the free daily shuttle to Tivoli Marina Vilamoura Hotel for the newly renovated Purobeach Vilamoura – an Algarve beach club hot spot where you’ll have free use of sun loungers.