Portugal

Top 100 Golf Courses - Portugal

Bom Sucesso

41st Portugal Ranking

Set within a substantial residential development that lies close to Portugal’s Silver Coast, many of the elements of the Bom Sucesso design were fashioned with a nod towards the old classic layouts...

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Oporto

42nd Portugal Ranking

The eldest club in Portugal (and fifth oldest in Continental Europe after Pau, Dinard, Biarritz and Royal Antwerp) was renamed Oporto Golf Club in 1901 and it remained an exclusive British preserve for the next three decades.

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Ribagolfe (2)

43rd Portugal Ranking

The No.2 course at Ribagolfe opened for play in 2004 and was designed by the European Golf Design Company in collaboration with former Walker and Ryder Cup player Michael King.

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Amarante

44th Portugal Ranking

First opened for play in 1997, the 18-hole layout at Amarante Golf Club is a short mountain golf course located within the Quinta da Deveza Estate...

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Vilamoura (Pinhal)

45th Portugal Ranking

The Pinhal is one of the older courses at the sprawling Vilamoura golf complex, opening as a Frank Pennink-designed layout in the mid-1970s.

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Estoril

46th Portugal Ranking

One of the most historically important golf clubs in the country, Estoril was instrumental (along with Oporto, Miramar and Lisbon Sports Club) in forming the Portuguese Golf Federation in 1949.

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Pinheiros Altos (Pines & Corks)

47th Portugal Ranking

The original layout at the Pinheiros Altos Golf Resort consisted of the Pines and Olives nines but the addition of the 9-hole Corks circuit in 2007 ousted the Pines from fashioning half the leading eighteen holes at this 27-hole facility.

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Quinta do Vale

48th Portugal Ranking

The course at Quinta do Vale Golf Resort is a Seve Ballesteros design and it’s configured with six par threes, six par fours and six par fives, with the same par never repeated at consecutive holes.

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Ponte de Lima

49th Portugal Ranking

Situated in the hills overlooking the old Roman town of Ponte de Lima, the golf course of the same name is operated by the Axis hotel group.

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Benamor

50th Portugal Ranking

In 1986, the owners of the Quinta de Benamor property, engaged Henry Cotton to layout the first golf course in the eastern part of the Algarve, twenty years after he established his pioneering course at Penina...

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Portugal Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Rui Afonso Courses Played 50
= Mikael Erdtman Courses Played 50
3 Aulis Ranua Courses Played 49
4 Antonio Moura Portugal Courses Played 46
= Tom Courses Played 46
6 Rui Peres Courses Played 42
7 Manuel Heitor Courses Played 38
8 Joao Almeida Courses Played 34
9 Helmut Baeck Courses Played 31
10 Borje Laurinsson Courses Played 30