Praia-del-Rey is located about 1 hours drive from Lisbon Airport between the towns of Obidos and Peniche. It has the benefit of a 5* Marriot Hotel on the complex as well as superb golf and tennis facilities.
The area has a number of great beaches, beautiful forests, picturesque fishing villages and medieval walled towns.
Other Activities: wine tasting
Golf: A stunning 18 hole championship golf course with a mix of links and forest holes.
Peugeot Guide 2003 rates it as Portugal’s no 1 and Golf World rate it 13th in Europe.
Very well equipped clubhouse with excellent practice facilities including a short game practice area.
Very good English professionals-Mark and Malcolm
Buggies, trolleys and clubs are all available to rent.
Golden Eagle about 45 minutes away is also worth a visit.Very different in style (a bit easier !)and in the mountains is a nice change.You might even see one of the pairs of Golden Eagles which give the course its name.
The new course at Campo Real at Torres Vedras is due to open in October 2004 and will be about 30 minutes away.
The go;f courses around Cascais and Sintra eg Penha Longa (very good), Oitavos (recommended) and Quinta Da Marinha are just over an hour away.