Venue gallery

    1 in 8 Play Free
    Travel 01 Nov 2015 to 31 Oct 2016

Prices are based on twin occupancy of rooms, unless otherwise stated. The 'Group Size' drop down will not change the price advertised.

Palmares Golf Course Details

Palmares Golf Course introduction

Palmares Golf Course opened in 1975 and is a wonderful varied course which has five of its 18 holes winding through the dunes along the Atlantic coast and with the remaining thirteen laid out over gently undulating fairways. Rated 26th in the Top 100 Golf Courses in Europe, Palmares Golf Club is a definite must play.

Palmares Golf Course information

18 holes, 72 par, 6945 yards. Parkland / Links.

Rated 26th in the Top 100 Golf Courses in Europe, Palmares Golf Club is known as the Jewel in the Crown. The three nine hole loops – “Alvor”, “Lagos” and “Praia” - each have their own special characteristics. With stunning river views and links style golf near the beach, Palmares Golf course offers a unique golfing experience set in a spectacular setting, with views of rare beauty. Palmares is a mixture of links and inland and is situated in a stunning location close to the historic town of Lagos. Golfers are set a challenge from the get go with a par 4, dogleg start leading to the links part of the course. Following the 6th hole, the course provides a different type of challenge as it turns back inland and towards the clubhouse featuring undulating valleys bordered by pine trees. Palmares is a fantastic option for those who are looking to play quality golf which combines a great blend of links and inland golf.

Palmares Golf Course Location

Palmares Golf Course is located 45 minutes west of Faro Airport.

  • Golf Buggies
  • Driving Range
  • Putting Greens

Palmares Golf Course reviews verified by reevooReevoo

(8.4 out of 10)
Condition of golf course
Acceptable pace of play
Service at the course
Overall rating
Scores 8.4 out of 10 based on 48 reviews
Reviews and scores from the last 6 months.
(7 out of 10)


Ok found the coastal course nit as good as other local courses . Would like to return and play the first nine which I believe are very good
Confirmed purchase: 30 June 2017
Published on: 09 July 2017
(7 out of 10)


Becley Traveled around world golfing
Good course, prefer Alvor and Lagos 9's but the new 9 is nice but tight in places with blind shots to the greens
Confirmed purchase: 21 June 2017
Published on: 29 June 2017
(8 out of 10)


Birmingham Male 18 handicap golfer
The course was in good condition.The buggies were part of the package.
Staff were helpful and friendly.
Confirmed purchase: 18 June 2017
Published on: 27 June 2017

Palmares Golf Course FAQs

Do I need a handicap certificate?


Will I get paired up if the course is busy?

Yes althoughthe course will always try to avoid this if at all possible

Can I hire clubs onsite?


How much does a buggy cost? (The use of buggies will be weather permitting)

€40 (correct as of Oct' 2013)

Can I hire an electric trolley?


Can I hire a pull trolley?


Estrada da Meia Praia, , Meia Praia, Lagos, Portugal, 8601-901