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Algarve Scoops Top Golf Award

By • 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

- Office Manager - Lina was born in Madeira but spent her formative years in England. In 1981 her family relocated to the Algarve because of its high quality of living and mild climate.
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