Vidago Palace Golf Course

Parque de Vidago,

Vidago, Vila Real 5425-307

  • Office

    +351 276 990 900
  • Pro shop

    +351 276 990 980
  • Golf pro

    Paulo Ferreira (Golf Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined and open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Wooded hills and limited residential.

  • Designer:

    Original nine-hole course designed by Philip Mackenzie Ross (1936); extended to 18-holes by Bob Cameron & Chris Powell, of Cameron Powell & Assocs (2010).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6308
5903
4797
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
74.0
71.9
71.3

Location

Latitude:

41.630945

Longitude:

-7.575433

How to get there:

2 km S of Vidago / 140 km NE of Porto.

Vidago Palace Golf Course

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1936

Vidago Palace Golf Course is a well-rated and pleasantly testing layout. This tree-lined and open parkland course should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge and usually good upkeep contribute to the appeal of this well-crafted design. One to include on your play list if you are in the area. At this Stay&Play venue, the on-site accommodations are located close to the golf facilities.

List of courses: Portugal

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: €58 (all days).

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Walking permitted. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Where2Stay

  • Vidago Palace Hotel5-star

    Parque de Vidago, Vidago, Portugal 5425-307.

    +351 276 990 900

    Visit website

    Built in 1910 at the end of the Edwardian era, inside a wooded property of several hectares, the Vidago Palace Hotel was much patronised by the Portuguese elite of the time. Set among 250 acres of woodland, this century-old palace hotel has recently been rejuvenated to its full splendor, and offers 70 guest rooms and suites. A member of the Leading Hotels of the World collection.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Vidago Palace

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      No

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