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Faldo Golf Course

Price: 42%* Discount, Faldo Tee Times & Green Fees from €65
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Amendoeira Golf
Course: 18 holes, Par 72
Facilities: Driving Range, Putting Green, Chipping Green & Bunker Area, Pro-Shop, Restaurant & Bar, Lawn Bowling
Buggies: Included
Clubs: €25 per set
Architect: Nick Faldo (2008)
Company: Amendoeira
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Faldo Description

The 18 hole Nick Faldo Golf Course is located close to the village of Amendoeira and it is impressive to play and has the challenges to be a real talking point in the Algarve. With so many courses in the region this it is no mean feat. In a modern twist of a traditional recipe, cacti and wild herbs replace the role of heather, attractive oaks and ancient olive trees take the place of a lush woodland, and desert scrub bunkers of crushed limestone replace the Berkshire sandy tracts in a golf course that revels in the classic principles of strategic play.

With strategic play in mind, the course asks for careful positioning to score well. Rocky areas, meandering watercourses, good views to the distant mountains of Monchique, orange groves, all of these give the course its own character.

The course first hole is a testing uphill, Par 4, offering a number of risk and reward opportunities. The downhill, Par 5, hole 4, encounters a meandering watercourse, which comes into play on three of the front 9 holes and two of the inward play. The inward 9 holes include several which will become the talking point of the 19th hole cognoscenti. Mastering the massive Par 5 hole 13th which has a descending fairway, which when the wind is behind the player, will demand consistent shot making all the way to the hole. The holes 14 and 15 continue to challenge the golfer, sometimes playing amongst rocky outcrops. After leaving the high ground to the west, the 18th brings the game to a close with a magnificent Par 5.

Faldo Statistics

  • 62 golfers have posted Faldo Reviews
  • Average course experience 8.4 / 10
  • 31 golfers rated Faldo
  • 19 golfers rated Faldo
  • 8 golfers rated Faldo
  • 3 golfers rated Faldo
  • 1 golfers rated Faldo
  • Faldo is the most booked course in the Amendoeira area
  • Faldo has the most repeat bookings in the Amendoeira area
  • Faldo is the busiest in April and quietest in December
  • 57% of Faldo golfers play Old Course, Vilamoura
  • 56% of Faldo golfers play Victoria, Vilamoura
  • 47% of Faldo golfers play Millennium, Vilamoura
  • 38% of Faldo golfers play Pinhal, Vilamoura
  • 35% of Faldo golfers play Laguna, Vilamoura
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Faldo Photos

Faldo Forecast

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Temp (c/f): 28°/82° 28°/82°
Rain (mm):
Wind (m/s): 6.1 6
Sun (%): 100% 100%

Faldo Location

Faldo's statistics are generated from Algarve Golf's databases.
(*) Discount based on Faldo's 18 hole green fee rack rate.

Reviews

on Fri, 28th May 2021
Fredrik from Germany
Good varied course requiring good drives. Green conditions very good. Only fault was that the paths needed some repair in places and no water.
Challenging but great course to play
on Fri, 30th Apr 2021
Josephine from Portugal
Our 2nd time playing the Faldo course. A challenging course compared to the O’ Connor course. Needs a good long drive for most of the holes to cross the landscaped bunker and bushes. Course condition is well maintained surrounded by an arid natural landscape. Highly recommended!
Faldo
on Sun, 6th Dec 2020
Aad from Netherlands
Great but very demanding golf course. Suited for better players. When you are not as good as you think you are maybe better to play the O Connor course. Not that it is a push over, but it leaves more room for error.
You should try it
on Thu, 1st Oct 2020
Olivier Richard from France
Splendid Rather difficult Warm welcome Only drawback rather expensive

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Scores

MARCO
from Italy
0
Barnaby
from United States
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