However, some of the very best golf courses in Portugal are found in Lisbon which is ideal for your next golf holiday.
Golf lovers from all round the world have Portugal on their bucket list, and on this topic we will concentrate on the very best golf courses in Lisbon for you to consider.
The number two course ranked throughout the whole of Portugal behind Monte Rei is Oitavos Dunes, the golf courses is simply stunning and is built on a nature reserve designed by Arthur Hills. There are few golf thrills like teeing up for the first time on Oitavos Dunes. Whether you are skirting the scenic sand dunes, threading the umbrella pines, or challenging the wind, a golf trip to Oitavos Dunes is full of memorable thrills.
Quinta Da Marina
The Quinta da Marinha Golf Course, in Cascais, has 18 holes with 5.870 meters of pure nature and big challenges. This par 71, designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones, offers fantastic views over the Atlantic Ocean and the Sintra Mountains.
In this course you can really see the style of Robert Trent Jones in the elevated Greens & Tees, many bunkers in play and, as expected, some water hazards.
Every hole is different, you will have to use all the clubs in the bag and play with strategy to get a good score.
Praia D'El Rey
Praia D’El Rey is rated amongst the top golf courses in Europe by Golf World Magazine and is one of Portugal’s major golfing destinations for both private and sponsored events.
The course is a mixture of seaside links and parkland holes with a par of 73, offering the golfer a unique experience. Players are required to have a valid golf handicap certificate. The minimum handicap required for both men and ladies is 36.