Palheiro Golf, Funchal

3.9
#4 of 54 in Golf in Portugal
Swing, drive, and putt your way through a varied course at Palheiro Golf. Test your skills on a full run of 18 holes, featuring difficult sections while maintaining relatively high levels of accessibility for golfers of all skill levels. You'll find that each hole often tries to take advantage of the natural hilliness of the area, utilizing bumps and rises within the sand traps and tricky greens. Throughout your game, you'll have views over Funchal Bay, the city, and the coastline. Later, swing by the clubhouse for a similar view, and grab a drink or snack. Golf lessons are available. Put Palheiro Golf at the forefront of your travel plans using our Funchal visit planner.
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  • Golfing ranked a not very simple, many slopes and steep ascents. Service very well, you will be picked up at the hotel (Pestana cr7) and brought back. Equipment rental is reception OK very friendly. If we one day get caught where not too many golfers are not as often happens you could better enjoy the fantastic view. All in all very nice.
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  • I have played this course a few years ago and the difference huge. Trees trimmed, bunkers removed and great views. Some bunkers do not have enough sand and the driving range is poor but it is still th...  more »
  • Already the transport to the golf course is an adventure numerous hairpin bends and inclines make in the height of the "normal" flat country suspected hardly a golf course. The ambience is stunning and the fairways have recovered quite a bit. Spectacular holes, magnificent views and additional Greens make the course a terrifyingly beautiful experience - even if you can play not his handicap. You must be very good walking when it dispenses with a buggy. Empfehlung-TeeTime booking leave from the hotel
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  • Beautiful place very relaxing could live there all year round staff are fantastic very helpful and smartly dressed.
  • Difficult course, staff excellent and helpfull,bunkers need better sand and attention. Overall played the course twice and enjoyed both rounds.
  • Wow! Palheiro Golf has astonishing views over Funchal, the ocean and the surrounding area. At about 500 metres above sea level the golf course is very challenging and we finished our round with a lovely snack in the clubhouse - also with amazing views over the city.
  • Nice place..difficult course..A car is nessecary. Nice restaurant. God food and service.stunning wiev over Funchal
  • Quiet place with an awesome view of Funchal. Totally recommend it.

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