Do you love playing golf in beautiful, scenic surroundings? If so, the Vilamoura golf courses in the Algarve are your dream golfing destination.
6 Vilamoura Golf Courses for a memorable golfing experience
With a range of world-class golf courses set amidst stunning natural beauty, Vilamoura has established itself as a top golfing location in Europe.
We’ll take you through all Vilamoura golf courses and let you what makes them unique and popular among golf enthusiasts. We’ll also provide you with helpful tips to plan your Algarve Golf trip.
Vilamoura is a popular tourist destination located in the Algarve. Home to six golf courses,
- The Dom Pedro Victoria
- Dom Pedro Old Course
- Dom Pedro Pinhal
- Dom Pedro Millennium
- Dom Pedro Laguna
- Vilasol Vilamoura course.
Each offers a different level of difficulty and each has its own unique features.
Vilamoura’s golf courses are designed by some of the world’s top golf course architects, including Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, and Robert Trent Jones
Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course
The Dom Pedro Victoria golf course was designed by the legend Arnold Palmer in 2004.
This golf course is known as being one of the most challenging courses in Vilamoura and Europe. In 2005 it hosted the World Cup Championship. Since October 2007 is home to the Portugal Masters.
The course is designed in a way that requires golfers to think strategically and plan their shots carefully.
Golfers are presented with numerous teeing options on every hole, sometimes up to six.
The challenge is made more interesting by strategically placed bunkers and lakes that consistently intimidate golfers.
GPS Coordinates: 37° 6′ 1.09″ N 8° 8′ 13.2″ W
Course layout: 18 holes, 72 Par. Consists of four par-5s, ten par-4s, and four par-3s.
Length: 6651 meters
Facities: The Driving Range & Putting Green is approximately 2500 m2, Golf Shop, Restaurant & Bar
Club hire: You can rent golf cubs
Buggies: You can also rent a buggy with onboard GPS.
Dom Pedro Old Golf Course