Algarve Scoops Top Golf AwardBy Lina Rodrigues • Feb 5th, 2013 • Category: Company News
UK golfing magazine Today’s Golfer has again named the Algarve number one value-for-money European golfing destination.
Ahead of Turkey and Murcia, the Algarve came out victorious for the second year running after gaining 43% of the votes, revealed the golf publication. The Algarve was also the region in Portugal receiving the most distinctions – six in total.
Readers of the magazine, which reaches more than 200,000 British golfers each month, and clients of the major golf travel tour operator, Your Golf Travel – totaling more than 7,000 people – voted for the winners of the awards.
|| Today’s Golfer Travel Awards
Best value destination (Mainland Europe)
1. Algarve 43%
2. Turkey 13%
3. Murcia 12%
Best Course in Portugal
1. Oceânico Old Course, Vilamoura 30%
2. Onyria Palmares Golf, Meia Praia – Lagos 11%
3. San Lorenzo Golf Course, Quinta do Lago 11%
Best Hotel/Resort in Portugal
1. Vale do Lobo 15%
2. Dona Filipa Hotel & San Lorenzo Golf Resort, Vale do Lobo 14%
3. Quinta da Marinha, Cascais 11%
Source: Algarve Resident 1st February 2013