GOLF IN THE ESTORIL COAST AND THE COSTA AZUL

The Estoril Coast is without doubt one of the most popular destinations in Europe for playing Golf. There is a choice of daily scheduled flights to Lisbon, all the courses in Estoril are within easy reach of each other and there are some incredible restaurants to be sampled in the nearby coastal town of Cascais, or in Lisbon.

Around 45 minutes on the south bank of Lisbon is the beautiful and unspoilt coast of Costa Azul. the fishing town of Sesimbra is an excellent base to stay, play Golf and sample some of the delicious local dishes.

Certainly one of the best kept secrets are those undiscovered Golf courses around the Estoril coast and Costa Azul areas.

So, with a choice of excellent Golf courses, good variety of accommodation..... Why don’t you call us and discover the undiscovered.

1 wpe29.jpg (4441 bytes) Lisbon Sports Club 18 Holes - Par 69 - 5278 metres

Established in 1880 with spectacular woodland scenery not far from Lisbon.

Recommended accommodation: Lisbon &  Estoril Coast

2 wpe2A.jpg (3333 bytes) Penha Longa 18 Holes - Par 72 - 5492 metres

This is arguably one of the finest Golfing developments in the country. This championship course hosted the 1994 and 1995 Portuguese Open.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

3 wpe2B.jpg (4111 bytes) Estoril Sol 9 Holes - Par 31 - 1805 metres

Is a beautiful nine hole course offering Golfers a challenge that is both pleasurable and varied. Facilities also include extensive practice range.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

4 wpe37.jpg (5964 bytes) Quinta Da Beloura 18 Holes - Par 72 - 5878 metres

This is the newest Golf course built on the Estoril Coast (1995). The course itself is enjoyable, pity about the industrial environs.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

5 wpe38.jpg (3652 bytes) Estoril Golf Course 18 Holes - Par 69 - 5238 metres,  9 Holes - Par 34 - 2350 metres

One of the oldest and best-known Golf courses in Portugal. The subtle strengths of it’s design will test the most accomplished.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

6 wpe39.jpg (4140 bytes) Quinta Da Marinha 18 Holes - Par 71 - 6100 metres

Set amongst beautiful pine trees this course has many large water hazards, undulating greens, with the most spectacular 13th hole, sloping down towards the sea, is a picture postcard of Portuguese Golf.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

7 wpe3A.jpg (4225 bytes) Aroeira 18 Holes - Par 72 - 6122 metres

Situated on the south bank of Lisbon in the Costa Azul you will find this reclusive gem of genuine class - the Wentworth of Portugal.

It will host the Portuguese Open 1996, 1997 and for 1998.

Recommended accommodation: Costa Azul (Sesimbra) & Lisbon

8 wpe3B.jpg (4976 bytes) Quinta Do Peru 18 Holes - Par 72 - 6308 metres

This highly recommended course has a reputation for excellent greens and playing conditions. This course is a welcomed addition to the Costa Azul.

Recommended accommodation: Costa Azul (Sesimbra) & Lisbon

9 wpe3C.jpg (9400 bytes) Montado 18 Holes - Par 72 - 6060 metres

There cannot be too many courses in the world where you can negotiate fairways flanking mature vineyards, and old cork trees. Then order a bottle of the latest vintage at the Clubhouse Bar!

Recommended accommodation: Costa Azul (Sesimbra) & Lisbon

10 wpe3D.jpg (5144 bytes) Troia 18 Holes - Par 72 - 6337 metres

Designed by Robert Trent Jones, laid out across a Peninsular close to the sea with the majestic backdrop of the Árrabida Mountain Range and surrounded by beaches. This superb links course is considered to be the most difficult course in Portugal.

Recommended accommodation: Costa Azul (Sesimbra) & Lisbon

11 wpe3E.jpg (5320 bytes) Belas 18 Holes - Par 72 - 6128 metres

Is designed by William (Rocky) Roquemore. This new course should be ready by Spring 1997.

Recommended accommodation: Estoril Coast

 Journey times to Golf Courses

The information provided below is a guide to the travelling time in minutes.

Please note that times can vary depending on the local traffic conditions.

Location: Golf Course Ref No’s
Minutes from: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Cascais 40 20 15 15 15 10 60 60 90 100 30
Estoril 40 15 15 15 10 15 60 60 85 100 30
Lisbon 40 35 35 35 35 40 35 45 50 60 45
Sesimbra 75 80 80 80 80 90 30 30 50 45 80

Estoril Coast - Golf Passport

To take advantage of this popular passport package any guest staying at a hotel featured in our website will be entitled to the following;

5 rounds of Golf over 7 days at a choice of the following courses on the Estoril Coast only

Players must have a handicap (ladies 36, men 28)

Valid on any day including public holidays and subject to availability

Advisable to book early (including starting times)