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Porto Santo Golfe

Sitio das Marinhas,

Porto Santo, Madeira 9400-162

  • Office

    +351 291 983 778
  • Pro shop

    +351 291 983 777
  • Fax

    +351 291 983 508
  • Golf pro

    Andrew Oliveira

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Open parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Open countryside and clifftop (overlooking the Atlantic Ocean).

  • Designer:

    Seve Ballesteros
SSS or slope

At the same location:

9-hole par-27 Short course (999 metres from men's tees).






How to get there:

3.5 km W of Porto Santo.

Porto Santo Golfe

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.

Est. 2004

Porto Santo Golfe: located on the second largest island in the Maderia Islands archipelago, this relatively recent Seve Ballesteros design, is set against a rugged backdrop of dramatic basalt cliffs, towering craggy hills, and the mighty Atlantic Ocean. The layout was designed to blend in with its natural landscape, with care to minimize the impact on the environment.

The course comprises 18 holes that can stretch to 6,434 metres from the tips. The layout embraces two distinct zones – a South course in the American tradition, dotted with lakes and demanding a long, precise game. The North course is played along spectacular cliff tops. This open parkland layout, with its dramatic backdrop of hills, cliffs and the ocean, provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy.
List of courses: Portugal - Madeira
  • Photo of Porto Santo Golfe
  • Photo of Porto Santo Golfe
  • Photo of Porto Santo Golfe
  • Photo of Porto Santo Golfe


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 28; women 36.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: €71.
Credit cards accepted. Reduced 9-hole and junior rates. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Soft spikes only. Walking permitted. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

The island of Porto Santo lies 27 mi northeast of Madeira Island, the main island in this Atlantic archipelago. Unlike the more mountainous main island, which attracts its fair share of rainfall, Porto Santo is less mountainous and has a considerably drier climate.

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 9th best course in Portugal.

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