Golf Holiday in Estoril

Practice your golf skills on this 4 day golf trip on 3 stunning courses with challenges and excitement at every turn.

Your stay will be in the 4 star hotel The Vila Galé in Estoril (or similar).

From: £ 959

DatesPrices £*Single room surcharge £
13-17 March 2018£959 *£89
DatesPrices £*Single room surcharge £
15-19 May 2018£1259 *£89
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10-14 July 2018£1309 *£89
DatesPrices £*Single room surcharge £
25-29 Sept.2018£1259 *£89

For tailor made tours we are happy to send you a competitive quote as well!

Flights from London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and Edinburgh are included

☼ Excellent 4-star hotel.

☼ Welcome dinner, breakfast every day and 3 lunches (half-board).

☼ Golf on 3 different courses with stunning views and surroundings.

☼ All green fees and transfers to the courses included.

☼ Handpicked suggestions for additional activities and trips.

With its beach and lifestyle, Estoril is a famous seaside resort, only a 25 minute drive away from Lisbon.

Play amongst eucalyptus, pine and mimosa trees with a unique colourful touch and great views of the ocean.

Under “Optionals” you can see some of our handpicked suggestions for additional trips and activities which we will be happy to reserve for you.

The Vila Galé Estoril Hotel, renovated in 2013, is located over the Tamariz beach, only 200 meters away from the biggest casino in Europe and famous for being the location of several movies.

This hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool overlooking the beach and the Cascais bay, and the restaurants ‘Divino’ and ‘Massa Fina’ invite you with their menu to taste the various delicacies. Featuring free Wi-Fi in all areas, there is also a bar and a spa with a gym.

Day 1 – Arrival:

You will be transferred from Lisbon airport to Estoril takes approximately 30 minutes by road. With its Beach and lifestyle, Estoril is a famous seaside resort, only 25 minutes’ drive from Lisbon.You will check in at The Hotel Vila Gale for your stay for next 4 nights and have dinner at the hotel.

Depending on the arrival time, you can have a golf session on the Estoril Championship Course, which started in 1929 and was redesigned in 1936 by Mackenzie Ross. It is known as one of the oldest and most emblematic clubs in Portugal. Overlooking Estoril and the sea, the 5313 meters long course is set amongst eucalyptus, pine and mimosa trees, giving it a uniquely colourful touch. The architect and the successive green keepers have made excellent use of these various trees which, together with the uneven terrain, make the Estoril Golf Course challenging in terms of accuracy rather than distance.

The visually stunning par 3 holes, although they vary in length, all pose particular challenges. The hole 16 of Estoril Golf Course is internationally well known, a Par 3 of 185 meters.

Optional: Spa treatment at Banyan Tree Spa Estoril.

Day 2 – Golf at Penha Longa Golf Courses:

After Breakfast you will be transferred to the Penha Longa Golf course. Ranked in the top 30 Courses in Continental Europe, Penha Longa Resort with 27 holes was designed by the famous Robert Trent Jones Jr.

With its bold drives, courageous approaches and artful greens, it is both an adrenalin rush and a soothing journey through one of Portugal’s most inspiring landscapes. Exciting at every turn, this championship challenge and host to the Portuguese Open, is a master of variety and thrills.

After your morning Golf session you will be transferred to the hotel for lunch.

Optional: Sunset sailing trip on the Lisbon coast with meal and drinks.

Day 3 – The Quinta da Marinha Golf Course:

After breakfast you will be transferred to The Quinta da Marinha Golf Course in Cascais which has 18 holes with 5.870 meters of pure nature and big challenges. This par 71, designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones, offers fantastic views over the Atlantic Ocean and the Sintra Mountains.

In this course you can really see the style of Robert Trent Jones in the elevated Greens & Tees, many bunkers in play and, as expected, some water hazards. Every hole is different, you will have to use all the clubs in the bag and play with strategy to make a good score.

After your morning Golf session you will be transferred to the hotel for lunch.

Optional: Guided tour or Tuk Tuk trip through Lisbon with sunset drink and dinner.

Day 4 – Oitavos Golf Course:

The Oitavos Dunes Golf Course lies within the Sintra and Cascais Natural Park. It is set among pine woods and reforested dunes, in an area of great natural beauty. Being a seaside golf course, the ocean view is present all the time, although some of the more fantastic scenery comes from the Sintra mountains and Cabo da Roca, Europe’s most western point, seen from the 9, 10, 11 and 14 holes.

The layout of the Oitavos Dunes Golf Course, has been carefully crafted by one of the greatest golf architects of our times, the ex-president of the American Society of Golf, Arthur Hills. And it is already set as one of the best golf courses in Europe. The goal of the owner of Oitavos was to create one of the finest golf experiences in Europe, all within the elegant natural and historical framework inherent to the Quinta.

After your morning Golf session you will be transferred to the hotel for lunch.

Optional: Trip to Sintra, a historic village with many castles and palaces and a horse ride up to the Pena Palace.

Day 5 – Departure:

After breakfast you will be transferred to the Lisbon Airport for your flight back home.

✓ 4 nights at the 4* Vila Galé Estoril Hotel half-board sharing twin/double room, or equivalent

✓ Buffet dinner (drinks not included)

✓ 3 lunches (drinks not included)

✓ Transfers: airport and daily green

✓ Green fees for the 3 days

We are happy to offer our assistance in booking your flights.

Day 1 – Sanctuary for the Senses:

Banyan Tree Spa Estoril takes a holistic approach to physical and spiritual well-being, providing a sanctuary for the senses, offering Asian traditions that date back centuries.

Under the intuitive touch of the therapists, simple sensory pleasures are reawakened, completing the experience that defines Banyan Tree Spa Estoril.

Price starting at €69. No min number of persons.

Afternoon Spa facilities + Refreshments & Relaxation.

Day 2 – Sunset Sailing:

Framed by the magnificent light of the sunset in an afternoon of fun, relaxation and amazing scenery between the hills, the simple layout of the city, monuments and paradisiacal places.

Lisbon seen from the Tejo River is simply magnificent.

1 sailboat, skipper and 4 passengers, an unforgettable ride along the fascinating coast of Lisbon.

Price starting at €99, min. 4 persons.

Departure at Belém or Cascais. Stroll along the coast of Lisbon. Meal and drinks on board.

Day 3 – Visiting Lisbon:

Guided Walk at the “Baixa” of Lisboa, the downtown. Feel the city, its people, ambiance, smell, colours, light… During the afternoon, our guide will take you on a journey through time and the history of Lisbon but also today’s life. You will visit all the most important and beautiful old and typical neighbourhoods with excellent views of the city (great spots to take pictures to remember later).

Electric Tuk-Tuk trip to S. Jorge Castle with a sunset drink to enjoy the most beautiful view of the city.

Dinner at the Castle restaurant “Casa do Leão” facing the city and the river. Return to the hotel.

Price starting at €89, min. 4 persons.

Day 4 – Discovering the Legendary Sintra:

Sintra is known for its many 19th-century Romantic architectural monuments, which has resulted in its classification as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Although its heritage in buildings and nature is the most visible face of the historic individuality of Sintra, a whole literary heritage has made the area a legendary reference in Portuguese culture.

Depending on your preference you will drive either in a coach or in a Classic Convertible Car from Estoril to Sintra along the coast to Cascais, Guincho (world famous surf  spot), the Cabo da Roca Lighthouse (continental Europe’s most western point) and Colares and see the palaces of Monserrate and Seteais and Quinta da Regaleira. You will visit the the village of Sintra and after, horsing up to Pena Palace.

Price starting at 99€, min. 3 persons.

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