Welcome to our guide to the best golf courses in Portugal – with such depth it's small wonder that it continues to be among the most popular golfing destinations
NCG TOP 100s
Perhaps Troia's greatest strength is in not having a weak hole. You never seem to play a hole you feel lowers the quality of what is Portugal's best track.
Continental Europe and Portugal
The strength of the Jack Nicklaus designed Monte Rei is its combination of pleasing aesthetics, world-class conditioning and stringent challenge.
One of the continent's finest modern courses, with a spellbinding setting and strategic holes.
The birth of Oitavos Dunes goes back to 1908, when the grandfather of current owner Miguel Champalimaud discovered this seaside terrain on...
This is a very familiar name to British golfers who have flocked to the Algarve for five decades since nearby Penina began the area's love...
When Praia d'El Rey was first opened and today's residential development had yet to take hold, it was a truly spectacular sight.
Now part of the Dom Pedro collection of courses, the Grand Old Lady of the Algarve remains in our view one of the top 50 in Continental...
You know by the time you've walked from the car park to the clubhouse and caught a glimpse of the landscape that you're going to enjoy...
“Joe Lee has never built a bad course,” Jack Nicklaus once said.
But unless you are a serious golf course architecture buff, Joe Lee...
Penha Longa engaged Robert Trent Jones Jnr to design the course – but it was actually a young Kyle Phillips who carried out much of the work on this undulating site