If you’re planning a golf holiday in Vilamoura, our guide will help you in selecting the best golf hotels and courses for your golf break.
We’ve carefully selected a variety of hotels and golf packages to cater to golfers of all budgets. Whether you’re seeking opulent all-inclusive resorts, affordable golf retreats, or a relaxing golf and spa break, we’ll guide you towards the best golf packages in Vilamoura that meet your requirements.
Once you’ve selected your accommodation, take a look at our recommended golf courses in Vilamoura. We suggest courses suitable for novice golfers, experienced golfers, large groups, and golf societies. Furthermore, we’ll provide you with a list of golf courses offering the most affordable green fees, ideal for those on a tight budget.
Vilamoura is one of the leading golf destinations in the Algarve, just 30 minutes from Faro Airport, which is well-serviced by budget and international airlines. The town has six excellent golf courses. Just a short drive east, you'll find the luxury golf resorts of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo. Travel West and discover Albufeira, home to 3 further golf courses, all within easy reach.
The nearest airport to Vilamoura is Faro, 26km away. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there when travelling by car.
Car Hire in Vilamoura for your golf holiday is easy. Collect and return from Faro Airport.
Compare the cheapest airport transfers from Faro to Vilamoura.
If you're planning a golf holiday in Vilamoura, the best time to book is between April to May and September to October. During these months, the weather is relatively cooler, but there's still an abundance of sunshine and enough daylight hours to play golf well into the afternoon.
You can save on hotel prices too, as you'll be avoiding the peak school holiday season. However, green fees may be higher during this period.
For those looking for the best value, late February is a great option. The weather is beginning to improve, and golfers can enjoy the cheapest green fees, hotel rates, and flights during this period.
All Vilamoura golf courses enforce a dress code which requires standard golfing attire. This consists of tailored shorts or trousers, polo shirts, golf shoes, and socks. Soft spiked shoes must be worn; football shirts, tracksuits, and swimming apparel are prohibited.
All golf courses in Vilamoura require an official handicap to play.
If you don't have a certificate, contact the club before booking to confirm thaty they will let you play.
Club hire is available at all Vilamoura golf courses for an additional fee. The price for club hire ranges from €20-€50 per round.
Buggy hire is available at all golf courses in Vilamoura. To ensure your reservation, make sure that you book early and request a buggy when reserving your tee time.
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