Published on : Saturday, November 18, 2017
West Cliffs Golf Links has taken the golfing world by storm since opening this summer, and golfers can discover Europe’s newest golfing star for themselves by heading to the Portuguese resort this winter.
As well as already being tipped to become the new number one course in Portugal, the layout was a new entry at no.25 in a recent list of Continental Europe’s top 100 courses, and players can enjoy exceptional golf at an outstanding price over the coming months – with packages starting from just €237 per person for a three-night, two-round break.
Available from November 17 to February 15, 2018, breaks are bookable on a three and seven-night basis and include golf at West Cliffs and the neighbouring 18-hole championship course at Praia D’El Rey Marriott Golf & Beach Resort– also ranked among Europe’s top 30 courses.
Prices, which are based on two people sharing, also feature bed-and-breakfast accommodation in a garden or golf-view room in Praia D’El Rey’s five-star Marriott hotel, with seven-night breaks including five rounds of golf bookable for only €550 per person.
Located an hour north of Lisbon on Portugal’s magnificent Silver Coast, West Cliffs is designer Cynthia Dye’s first golf course in Portugal. Sitting amongst 200 hectares of natural landscape, rolling sand dunes and coastal vegetation, the spectacular par-72 clifftop links offers sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean from each hole.
Complementing it is the championship course at Praia D’El Rey, which was designed by Cabell Robinson and is set amidst a combination of extensive pine forests and undulating dunes, and also features spectacular views over the Atlantic and the Berlengas Islands beyond.
As well as golf, Praia D’El Rey boasts an extensive array of world-class sports, leisure and accommodation facilities including a Marriott hotel, a wide selection of villas, a tennis academy, a luxury spa and health club and numerous watersports and restaurants.
Guests have a choice of five restaurants to choose from, all serving fresh and authentic produce that Portugal is famous for, while the comprehensive range of therapies and treatments on offer at the Kalyan Spa promise to restore energy and balance to the body after a day on the fairways.