Praia D’El Rey is rated amongst the top golf courses in Europe by Golf World Magazine and is one of Portugal’s major golfing destinations for both private and sponsored events. It is arguably one of the most stunning golf courses in Europe. Set among extensive pine forests and undulating dunes, with spectacular views over the Atlantic and the Berlengas Islands beyond.

The course is a mixture of seaside links and parkland holes with a par of 73, offering the golfer a unique experience. Players are required to have a valid golf handicap certificate. Minimum handicap requirements are men 36, ladies 36.

The 18-hole golf course was designed by the renowned American golf architect Cabell B.Robinson and was inaugurated on 14th June 1997. Deep bunkers, sloping greens and sandy dunes contrast sharply with the lush fairways, making it the complete golfing challenge.


  • Number of Holes: 18
  • Par: 73
  • Opening Year: 1997
  • Field Length: 6,434
  • Architect: Cabell Robinson
  • Grass Greens: Agrostis & poa annua
  • Handicap cert. men: 36
  • Handicap cert. women: 36


  • Dressing rooms & showers
  • Driving range
  • Equipment rental
  • Putting green