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Porto Santo Golfe

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Address: Porto Santo | Sitio das Marinhas, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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Beautiful Course - a must!

I went with my husband and my son. We are not experienced golfers so decided to play on the 9 hole par 3 course. It was excellent. First we went on the driving range which was... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
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166 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I went with my husband and my son. We are not experienced golfers so decided to play on the 9 hole par 3 course. It was excellent. First we went on the driving range which was fun and warmed us up nicely. We hired clubs, purchased balls and t's and spent a lovely morning at the club. We thought the... More 

Thank donfambhx
York, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Reception staff miserable, golf course such a let down. Potential is fantastic but execution poor and like a park pitch and putt! Tees are terrible, fairways patchy and in places down to bare rock. Greens would be OK if they could be bothered to cut them now and again. The water lakes are either empty or draining away and look... More 

1 Thank rmutty
Chester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

The title of my review says it all.. extremely disappointing. Ever since booking our holiday I was looking forward to playing a round of golf on a seve designed course and after reading the reviews and seeing the layout I couldn't wait to get there. I play off 9 so I am a fairly decent golfer and have played all... More 

Thank Graeme M
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47 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

New course designed by Sevi Ballesteros. The course is really well designed and shows a commitment by the government to actively invest in regeneration. Site is just waiting for investment to continue building homes and hotel adjacent to the course.

Thank holidayaddict5862
Madeira, Portugal
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29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Apart from Porto Santo's having both an eight and an eighteen hole golf course situated with a 360 gradient view of the island another unique attraction apart from golf is the migration of birds that accumulate around the pools of the golf course.

Thank WhereisMadeira
Lisbon, Portugal
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35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Sponsored by Ballesteros and conceived also by him, this wonderful golf course is worth a visit. With the wonderful weather You can do it all over the year!

Thank JoaodeLima
Helsinki, Finland
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367 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

The course is beautifully set. Front nine towards the town and south shore. Back nine climbs up the hill with running water up to the edge. You have a great view over the north coast A par 3 and a par 4 dogleg right track the edge. Don't slice!!!

Thank Finn_on_the_go
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I played the course 3 times and found new ways to get round without losing too many balls. The views are spectacular and it is sometimes hard to concentrate. Sure sometimes you needed prefered lies on the fairway but the greens were pure. The reception and particularly Luciano in the restaurant made us feel very welcome.The food was very good... More 

1 Thank alan b
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

It's a lovely course, pretty much perfect holiday golf! The front is nice but the back nine is something else. Absolutely stunning. 10 is a great par 5 with water that in play on the right and then on you left for the second shot it lines the fairway on your left and after a tight tee shot it really... More 

1 Thank martyn_dudley
Chorley, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Great course with plenty of challenges. Greens are superb. The views over the Atlantic on the back nine are brilliant. Bring a spare old ball, puff your chest out and try driving over the cliffs on hole 14. You won't make it, but you'll have tried.

Thank Mark S

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