Golf in Vilamoura
A golf holiday in Portugal in Vilamoura on the Algarve is probably on the “to-do” list for most keen travelling golfers and it is not difficult to understand why Vilamoura is such a popular destination for a golf holiday!
Very close to Faro Airport and with so many different hotels, villa and apartment options varying in price and quality, plus the fantastic golf courses in Vilamoura (now owned and operated by the Dom Pedro group) it is such a simple and easy golf resort destination to book to visit as everything is right on your doorstep and easy to access.
Here at The Golf Travel People we have visited and stayed and played at all the Vilamoura golf resorts, hotels, apartments and Vilamoura golf courses we offer, so give us a quick call to discuss your requirements and to request your quotation for your golf holiday in Vilamoura and we will be pleased to assist.
Due to the wide range of accommodation options available, a golf break in Vilamoura can range from extremely cost-effective to high end luxury, so feel free to request whatever options you prefer and we will be more than happy to advise on the best options for your golf break in the Algarve.
Most popular golf hotels in Vilamoura
Top Golf Courses in Vilamoura
Vilamoura Travel Guide
Although many golfers may be quite familiar with Vilamoura and its environs already, it is still worth checking out our bespoke travel guide to Vilamoura to find out more about the resort itself, typical Vilamoura weather conditions, the recommendations of a local expert about what to see and do in Vilamoura and much more…
Check out our comprehensive Vilamoura travel guide for more information.
Golf travel tips for Vilamoura
“Vilamoura really is one of the most convenient golf holiday destinations in Europe with hotels, bars, restaurants, shops, nightlife, wonderful beaches, the casino – and most importantly some world class golf courses – all clustered around the marina and within a short walk or drive of all points within Vilamoura and the surrounding areas.
Staying in the beating heart of the resort around the marina means that you don’t need to use any taxis to enjoy the nightlife, and combined with the free resort golf shuttles that are available from the Dom Pedro Vilamoura, Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo golf courses there is no real need to spend your holiday budget on any transfers at all!
Even the resorts and hotels on the periphery of Vilamoura allow for a gentle stroll along the well-established footpaths and running trails that criss-cross the resort, giving access to the marina within about 20 minutes walking time…!
So, enjoy the convenience of a high-quality golf break in Vilamoura at excellent prices without the logistical hassles that can be found elsewhere, meaning that Vilamoura really is a golf resort for everyone, but especially for golf groups” – Dan Thomson, Golf Travel Consultant.
FAQs about Golf in Vilamoura
There are 6 golf courses in Vilamoura - the 5 Dom Pedro Vilamoura golf courses which include Dom Pedro Victoria Golf and the famous Dom Pedro Vilamoura Old Course - plus the Pestana Vila Sol golf course.
The cost of a round of golf in Vilamoura varies depending on the season, but with special multi-round and seasonal offers available throughout the year there is always a way to make your golf in Vilamoura suit your particular budget!
Golf in Vilamoura is great at any time of the year - and even the hotter summer months offer excellent playing conditions - but generally the most popular times of the year are the Spring and Autumn seasons from March to May and September to November.
If you are looking for a 5 star golf hotel in Vilamoura, you will be spoilt for choice with many 5 star hotels that offer golf breaks both in the Vilamoura Marina area and on-site at the golf courses. For example the Tivoli Marina Vilamoura and Crowne Plaza Vilamoura are both excellent 5 star hotels in the vicinity of Vilamoura Marina, whilst the Anantara Vilamoura Resort is located overlooking the fairways of the Dom Pedro Victoria golf course.
All the Vilamoura golf hotels are located within about 15 - 20 minutes drive of Faro Airport, but one of the closest is the 4 star Laguna Resort Vilamoura which is adjacent to the Dom Pedro Laguna golf course.