Golf Course Porto
Play Golf in Porto
Portugal’s wonderful weather combined with its uniquely arid yet coastal landscape provides an interesting backdrop for golf, which is popular among tourists and locals alike. There are a number of Porto golf courses to choose from, offering the savvy golfer a chance to take in the scenery.
Amarante Golf Course
Qta Deveza, Fregim, 4600 Amarante; +351 255 446 593
Situated about 60 km inland from Porto, this hilly golf course rises to an altitude of more than 500 meters, which is its unique selling point as a northern Portuguese golf course. The 18-hole course is steep, and at par 68, is demanding of even experienced golfers. Facilities here include a driving range, as well as regular clubhouse offerings.
Miramar Golf Course
Av. Sacadura Cabral, Miramar, 4405 Valadares; +351 227 622 067
If you are looking for a golf course with a sea view, make for this traditional 9-hole course located just south of Porto in the beach town of Miramar. Designed by Frank Gordon, this very traditional course is one of the oldest in Portugal and offers a scenic short round of golf with amazing vistas of the Atlantic Ocean.
Oporto Golf Club - Golf course
Lugar do Sisto; +351 227 342 008; www.oportogolfclub.com
This 18-hole, par 71 course is located about 17 km south of Porto near the popular Espinho beach resort. This links course is one of the oldest golf courses in Continental Europe, established in 1890. Although narrow and challenging, this Porto golf course is enjoyable for its highly traditional atmosphere.
Estela Golf Club - Golf course
Lugar Rio Alto, 4570-242 Povoa Varzim; +351 252 601 814; www.estelagolf.pt
A seaside links course, Estela Golf Club is about 40 km north of Porto city center. This gently rolling course has two scenic lakes and the open fairways offer fantastic views of the sea. In addition to a driving range and putting green, the clubhouse is home to a restaurant, bar and sauna.