Quinta do Lago Golf (South Course)


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Quinta do Lago Golf (South Course) Est. 1974

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Quinta do Lago Golf (South Course): This is one of the best courses on the Algarve - a course of big dimensions, encouraging big-hitters on the good sized fairways. Over a gently undulating terrain, perhaps a bit more than gentle on the back-nine, there are several elevated greens that will require a club or two more on approach shots. From the 14th to the 17th there is a picturesque loop of holes bringing you down to the water's edge of the Ria Formosa. The course is maintained in excellent condition from the opening downhill par-4 to an equally challenging par-4 finish. An Algarve "must play" course.

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Making Contact

Quinta do Lago Golf
Quinta do Lago,
Almancil, Algarve 8135
Portugal
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Office   +351 289 390 705
Pro Shop   +351 289 390 706
Fax

  +351 289 394 013

Email   golf@quintadolago.com
Website   www.quintadolago.com
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Golf Pro
 
José Ferreira (PGA, Academy Mgr & Head Professional).
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Academy
 
Paul McGinley Golf Academy
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and residential.
 
Designer: William Mitchell
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6488 5870 5192
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 74.6 71.7 73
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the South course. Also at Quinta do Lago is the 18-hole North course (par-72, 6205 metres); located 6 km NE of the main clubhouse is the club's Laranjal course.
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How2Get There?

15 km W of Faro
From the A22 (Faro-Portimao motorway) take exit 12 (Loule/Quarteira) and follow the N396 direction Quarteira. After o.6 km turn left at T-junction, still on the N396 direction Quarteira. After 2.3 km at traffic lights turn left onto the N125 direction Almancil. After 1.3 km turn right direction Almancil. After 1.9 km in Almancil turn right direction Quinta do Lago. After o.3 km turn left direction Quinta do Lago. After 2.5 km at "multi-colour Q" roundabout take the third exit direction Quinta do Lago (& Hotel). After 2.1 km at roundabout No.4 turn right. After 100 metres golf is on your right.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (March, May and mid-Sept thru' Oct): €122. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 28, women 36. Proof of handicap required.
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Other Information
Walking permitted. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Excellent (incl a double-ended driving range).
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Did you know?

Quinta do Lago's South courses has hosted many top level competitions including eight Portuguese Opens. For more details see: Top Golf Tournaments at Quinta do Lago.

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Published Ranking
2016 Golf World rating: 58th best course in continental Europe.
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Location

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Latitude: (37.045604)
Longitude: (-8.016994)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Hotel Quinta do Lago 5-star
Quinta do Lago, 8135-024 Almancil, Algarve
+351 289 350 350
www.hotelquintadolago.com

The Hotel Quinta do Lago, is situated in the resort of Quinta do Lago in the Algarve, next to the Formosa Estuary (Ria Formosa) and the sea. It is at the heart of the Ria Formosa Nature Park. A member of the “Leading Hotels of the World” collection since 1988, the hotel is considered one of the most prestigious five-star luxury hotels in the Algarve.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Quinta do Lago (North, South & Laranjal courses); San Lorenzo; Pinheiros Altos; Vale do Lobo (Royal & Ocean courses).
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Golf within 30 km Vila Sol; Vilamoura courses (Oceanico - Old, Pinhal, Millennium, Laguna, Victoria).
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Dona Filipa Hotel 5-star
Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135, Algarve
+351 289 357 200
www.donafilipahotel.com

The Dona Filipa Hotel in Vale do Lobo is one of the Algarve's most famous luxury hotels, which welcomes guests with a touch of glamour and the essence of true quality. The hotel offers stunning views, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Vale do Lobo (Royal & Ocean courses); Quinta do Lago (North, South & Laranjal courses); Pinheiro Altos; San Lorenzo; Vila Sol.
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Golf within 30 km Vilamoura courses (Oceanico - Old, Pinhal, Millennium, Laguna, Victoria).
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