Palmares Golf Course

Price: Palmares Tee Times & Green Fees from €84
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Lagos Golf
Course: 27 holes, Par 72
Facilities: Driving Range, Putting Green, Pro Shop, Restaurant & Bar
Buggies: €50 per buggy
Clubs: €30 per set
Architect: Robert Trent Jones Jr. (1976)
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Palmares Description

The 27 hole Palmares Golf Course is located near Lagos in the Algarve. This course has been totally transformed by the American course designer Robert Trent Jones Jr. He has created a mixture of parkland with authentic Links style. The 27 holes are laid out on the side of a south-facing hill overlooking the Bay of Lagos. It is questionably the most attractive location of all the golf courses in the Algarve. The views as you play your round are often quite breathtaking.

On the Palmares Course there are three 9 hole circuits the Alvor Course, the Lagos Course, and the Praia Course. The first nine holes run through woodland and the down to the beach with lovely views of the Alvor Estuary and the ocean. The Lagos nine take the player down to the beach and again with superb view. The last nine holes are mainly located on the actual beach among the sand dunes with a par 5 of 550 metres creating a good challenge.

Palmares Statistics

  • 220 golfers have posted Palmares Reviews
  • Average course experience 8 / 10
  • 84 golfers rated Palmares
  • 87 golfers rated Palmares
  • 29 golfers rated Palmares
  • 13 golfers rated Palmares
  • 7 golfers rated Palmares
  • 28% of visiting golfers play Palmares more than once
  • Palmares is the busiest in October and quietest in November
  • 44% of Palmares golfers play Boavista, Lagos
  • 20% of Palmares golfers play Penina Championship, Portimao
  • 18% of Palmares golfers play Morgado, Portimao
  • 17% of Palmares golfers play Gramacho, Carvoeiro
  • 15% of Palmares golfers play Espiche Golf, Lagos
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Palmares Forecast

Temp (c/f): 23°/73° 24°/75°
Rain (mm):
Wind (m/s): 4.72 5.14
Sun (%): 96% 1%

Palmares Location

Palmares's statistics are generated from Algarve Golf's databases.


Golf in Algarve? Make it Palmares!
on Fri, 21st Apr 2023
jordan from Portugal
Absolutely stunning, magnificent, greatest golf course in the world. Played the Lagos & Praia courses - shot a beautiful 96 with an 18 handicap because I saw a gigantic bunny rabbit and was mesmerized by the sound of the waves and train rolling through the foggy morning. I recommend getting out as early as possible (with sunglasses).
on Wed, 19th Apr 2023
charles graham from United Kingdom
Great courses again and good value however overpriced due to the obvious lack of water but tees and greens were excellent and our group enjoyed experience
It was just 'Okay' and we left disappo
on Mon, 17th Apr 2023
Colin from Canada
We booked this round on line from Canada and also reserved two sets of rental clubs. At $30 EUR per set I would have expected a sleeve of golf balls would have been included. We have golfed all over and when ever we've rented clubs at a premium golf course, a sleeve of balls have been included Also, for the price we paid, the practice range was closed for maintenance. We know it's still early in the season but the course was very dry and really wasn't in great condition...definitely not for the price charged. Great club house and great views but more attention is needed on the golf course condition and customer service. Overall, it was just 'okay' and we left disappointed. Thanks, Colin Porter
on Tue, 11th Apr 2023
Norman from Portugal
We had an absolutely fantastic day at the Palmares course the greens were fabulous and the course layout was amazing the views were breathtaking the staff were welcoming and helpful thank you Palmares we will return .

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from Portugal
Beautiful course

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