Golf in Albufeira
Here are some of the golf courses that are in Albufeira.
The real test and challenge that a golf course can offer the golfer is to submit its ability to control the distance and direction of your stroke under pressure. In this sense, the field values Balaia enough this demand and offers a field with 9 holes and par 27, with an ideal route for those who start their practice. Designed by South Golf, wavy fairways combined with the conditions of the greens, are an attraction for any level of playing handicap.
Near the town of Albufeira, Gale beach and nature reserve, the Salgados Golf Course offers a unique setting for golfers, offering you a distinct experience with a field that houses a variety of species of birds, some in the process of extinction. A course designed by Pedro Vasconcellos. This course offers 18 holes, par 72, with 14 obstacles, this ground of low humidity requires a precise and decisive blow to succeed. You can still find the services Putting and chipping greens, golf academy, trolleys, buggies and pro shop.
This golf course is considered one of the most unique courses, having been built in a pine forest above the cliffs and can provide stunning views of the white sand beach and the blue Atlantic Ocean, something that the architect Martin Hawtree wanted to maintain without wanting to change the landscape surroundings of this area. Starting with two most accessible holes which provide the challenge for the third, with a par 4 where the golfer has to develop his technique uphill with a dogleg to the left, through narrow distances and pines. Following to the fifth hole, a par 5, the golfer enjoys the ex-libris of the Devils Parlour, with a Par 3 where the starting point is just a challenge, rising over a ravine that requires a single shot from 198m to along the beach, so that the ball can reach the opposite side, that is the green.