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Address: Vale de Janelas, Obidos, Portugal
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+351 262 905 005
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Praia D'El Rey is arguably one of the most stunning golf courses in Europe....

Praia D'El Rey is arguably one of the most stunning golf courses in Europe. It's set among extensive pine forests and undulating dunes, with spectacular views over the Atlantic and the Berlengas Islands beyond.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.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.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.Enjoy your game!

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A must do golf course!

This golf course offers so many great experiences. Not only is the ocean view spectacular but also the layout offers challenges and made our day one of those you just remember... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomas D
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This golf course offers so many great experiences. Not only is the ocean view spectacular but also the layout offers challenges and made our day one of those you just remember. The supporting services are very good and we enjoyed the day very much.

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Porto
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83 reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

very challenging golf course with breathtaking views. Hope they maintain the green forest surrounding the golf field. Thats also waht makes it special to feel the nature and the ocean.

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Stoney Creek
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Breathtaking views. Great rooms. Food and drinks little pricey. Great golf course for both men and women

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6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome views from the Golf course. Good course layout and fabulous weather. Our group utterly and totally enjoyed ourselves at this course.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Course was in good condition, some challenging holes but a couple of basic ones. Very nice mix of tree lined front nine and beach/links back nine. 4 hours 40 for a normal round. Clubhouse more expensive than others in the area but very good views over the 10th hole.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Played Playa Del Rey, wonderful course well designed in great condition and what views over the Atlantic, next stop America

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a course that is well worth making an effort to play. The holes switch between woodland tree lined fairways and spectacular, links style holes, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. I'd recommend buggies, unless you're feeling particularly energetic! The tee areas are quite small and well used; the greens have plenty of unrepaired pitchmarks; and you need to allow for... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Incredible, views, vista, from start to finish. Party of 16 , well travelled golfers and we all thought this place was excellent. Reservations at first as they didn't have enough buggies at the start, but this got resolved as the groups tee'd off. A number of the holes, that have the Atlantic with the waves crashing onto the shoreline are... More 

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Thank Mark S
Lisbon, Portugal
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

A wondeful place to relax, enjoy the beach. No crowds and confusion. Near Caldas da Rainha, a small town but very friendly. In an area of excellent restaurants and mild climate

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Have played twice in the last 3 days and plan to play again on Thursday. Looking forward to it very much. Breeze from the sea makes the holes on the coast interesting and the few holes in the pine trees makes the course varied and interesting. Not a walk in the park and need to position some tee shots -... More 

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