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The Old Course - Golf Club

Volta do Medronho, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-548, Portugal
+351 289 310 341
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Money stolen from buggy while on course golfing

BEWARE: All money (300+ euro) was stolen from our buggy while putting out on par 3 in middle of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Atlanta, Georgia

Great Golf Course in great condition. It's one of the best near to Vilamoura. Friendly and helpful... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Stephan H
Schwerte, Germany
via mobile
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In the heart of Vilamoura lies the Grande Dame of Algarve courses, The Old Course. As one of the first-established layouts in the region, the Frank Pennink-design is well regarded throughout the golfing world. No.Holes: 18 | PAR: 72 | Length: 6254 m | Slope Rating: 138 | Architect: Frank Pennink | Location: Vilamoura, Algarve The Facilities: Clubhouse | Golf Shop | Driving Range | Putting Green| Bar/Restaurant | Buggy Bar | Valet Service | Free WiFi
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Volta do Medronho, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-548, Portugal
+351 289 310 341

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BEWARE: All money (300+ euro) was stolen from our buggy while putting out on par 3 in middle of our round. We saw the man walking away from our buggies. Reported incident to club manager, but he basically stated that this has not happened before....More

4  Thank Higgiejo
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great Golf Course in great condition. It's one of the best near to Vilamoura. Friendly and helpful people on and off the course.

1  Thank Stephan H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This course was the best of the 3 oceanic courses (now Dom Pedro). I scored rubbish but that was me not the course. It is tight lined with trees with great greens. The round was slow just over 5 and a half hours and we...More

1  Thank DorsetLarry
Reviewed 19 June 2017

What a gem! A superb course which I can't recommend highly enough. Yes it is one of the more expensive courses but if you can treat yourself to a quality course then this is one of the top two courses I have played in the...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Super championship course in outstanding condition and a must do for any golfers visiting Portugal, we shall be returning .

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

fantastic golf course in beautiful condition and a delight to play on. I would go back tomorrow. will be back next year though.

Thank seatongolfer
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The Old course is what it is. It has tight fairways, fast greens and requires a lot of course management especial off the tee. It is kept in fantastic condition and pace of play was great. Can't wait to come back here and give it...More

Thank swinn17
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Played as part of a group of 8 on 11th May 2017. The Old Course is simply a must play for any serious golfer. Stunning scenery and great club house. Course very well kept, greens not too fast but you need to be good off...More

Thank splattty
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A fantastic golf course. In great condition with many marvellous views. Played it twice last week and loved it.One of the best I have ever played. Well worth the money.

Thank 1405Richard
Reviewed 1 May 2017

great golf course, great fairways, greens in good condition, pace of play was fine, unlike Vila sol where you can find that life is at a snails pace. Definitely a must play course if in Portugal

Thank David William B
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23 February 2017|
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Response from csagent | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty of buggies, but I would recommend reserving in advance. 40 Euros a buggie.
22 May 2016|
Response from Gary P | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, I think your money is more important than your atire over there. I wore shorts and ankle socks and nothing was said, handicaps are the same, max 24/28 but you see players who can barely hit a ball and if one... More