The coastal region around Portugal's capital city is teeming with fantastic courses and luxurious hotels, making a Lisbon golf holiday one of the best there is. Consider staying onsite at Quinta da Marinha or Penha Longa… both are hugely popular with Golfbreaks.com customers. Towns such as Estoril & Cascais offer a wide selection of restaurants and nightlife, and with the capital close by there are plenty of cultural activities on offer as well.
The popular Aroeira Golf Resort is just a short drive from the beautiful city of Lisbon. With two championship golf courses onsite, of which Aroeira 1 is considered one of the Top 100 golf courses in Continental Europe, this is a superb location for a short golf break. There is a selection of self-catering apartments and villas onsite, and with unlimited golf packages playing other local courses Quinta do Peru, Riba and Santo Estevao, this is a firm customer favourite.
Golf in Lisbon needs no introduction, with big-name designers having produced some of the best golf in Portugal. Former Portuguese Open host Penha Longa and the ever-popular Quinta da Marinha are both picturesque Robert Trent Jones layouts, or if you want something a little more rugged and linksy, Oitavos Dunes and Praia d'El Rey will certainly not disappoint. Both are in Europe’s Top 100 and should be on any Lisbon golf itinerary.
Whether you’re looking to stay in the coastal towns of Cascais & Estoril or a little closer to the Portuguese capital’s town centre, Lisbon golf courses are one of a kind. There is such a grand variety of different courses to suit every golfers need and taste. From the woodland and parkland layouts at Riba Golfe and Campo Real to the more rugged coastal courses at Praia del Rey, Aroeira and Oitavos, golf in Lisbon is a must visit destination.