Vale do Lobo Golf Club
Vale do Lobo (Almancil),
Designed by Sir Henry Cotton,
Vale do Lobo Golf Club is very scenic with lovely clifftop views of the Atlantic
Ocean and its beaches, as well as the Algarve countryside.
Vale do Lobo Royal: Views of the course
The Royal Golf Course has rolling fairways set amidst pine trees and beautiful lakes surrounded by wild flowers.Its features include the almost island green of the 9th and the famous 16th, with cliff-top carryover – one of the most celebrated golfing images in the world, which has become the veritable symbol of golf in the Algarve. It is here that drives must carry two ravines to reach
a green 210 metres away. The fairways are undulating and almost without
exception, they are quite narrow, lined with mature umbrella pines. The
well-protected greens also pose a challenge to golfers.
Vale do Lobo Ocean: Views of the course
The Ocean Golf Course features undulating fairways which run alongside nature reserve, before leading gently down to the shores of the Atlantic. The front nine holes are located on a slightly hilly land which characterises Vale do Lobo, surrounded by pine trees with sea view from several holes. The back nine, in particular, are characterised by spectacular ocean views, with some holes almost stretching down to the beach. On reaching the brow of the hill on the 11th, players come suddenly upon a sight fit to take the most concentrated golfer’s breath away. The fairway runs directly down towards the beach and, for the next few holes, outstanding views and Atlantic breezes are guaranteed to make a player’s round exhilarating, even if his game is below expectations.
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We offer our clients guaranteed tee times with discount green fees on Vale do Lobo Royal and Ocean golf courses
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Facts & Figures
Vale do Lobo Royal
18 holes, Par 72
White 6050 metres
Yellow 5650 metres
Red 4925 metres
Handicap: Men 27, Ladies 35; golf shoes
Vale do Lobo Ocean Course
18 holes, Par 71
White 5424 metres
Yellow 5134 metres
Red 4526 metres
Handicap: Men 28, Ladies 36; golf shoes
Pro Shop, fully equipped Fitness Centre, Changing Facilities, Restaurant, Snack
Bar and Bar; Driving range, putting and chipping green, lessons; Club
Rental, trolleys, buggies available.
The Golf Academy has two distinct areas. A netted area for instruction of beginner golfers which is used as warming area for golfers. The second area is a sort game practice grassed area with bunkers which is used by golfers to warm up are before the game and as instruction area used by the Vale do Lobo Golf Professionals.
Shuttle to/from Vilamoura:
Vale do Lobo has a courtesy shuttle bus from central Vilamoura to Vale do Lobo golf course
Get a price quote for an Algarve golf holiday including golf on Vale do Lobo Golf Club