Located in the Quinta do Lago estate enjoys a reputation for the condition of its course and its attractive views around the lake formed by Ria Formosa. It has been ranked in the past as the second best course in Europe. The outward first five holes are through the pine tree forest. Water and good hole layouts provides the hazards that play a big part in players having to select clubs and hit with care. The eighteenth is a tricky par-4 mainly involving a lake that is waiting for the inaccurate shot.
- One of the very best
Pinheiros Altos is established as one of the most prestigious and successful premier golf and leisure resorts in Europe.
The original 18 holes were designed by the respected American architect Ronald Fream and the additional 9 holes, created by the highly regarded Portuguese golf architect George Santana da Silva, opened in 2007.
The now 27 hole Championship Pinheiros Altos Golf is presented in three contrasting nine hole formats. Each nine holes is a PAR 36 and named: The Pines, The Corks and The Olivee.All nine holes have their starting and finishing points in close proximity to the beautiful Pinheiros Altos Clubhouse.
The firm, fast and testing greens, sown with Pentcross Bent and combined with the Bermuda fairway grass, provide resilient and excellent surfaces on which to play golf and make Pinheiros Altos a must play course when visiting the Algarve.
- Fast and testing greens
Pinheiros Altos course
- Golf on site
- Kids club
Located on the exclusive Vale do Lobo estate, just 100 metres from the beach, Le Meridien Dona Filipa offers excellent service and amenities.
The hotel is tastefully furnished in traditional Portuguese style. With a selection of fine restaurants and a wide range of leisure and sports facilities - including floodlit tennis courts , heated outdoor pool and the seasonal Penguin Village children's club - and one of the best golf courses in continental Europe, the renowned San Lorenzo Golf Course just a short drive away, Le Meridien Dona Filipa is the ideal choice for an Algarve break.
Standard - all rooms have air conditioning, satellite television, minibar, safe, hairdryer and balcony with views overlooking the grounds of the hotel garden
24-hour room service
Bath and showers
International direct dial telephone
Safety deposit box/In-room safe
Wake up call