Portugal Golf – The Portugal Masters is returning to Vilamoura

The Portugal Masters is returning to Vilamoura. Vilamoura Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course

The Portugal Masters is returning to Vilamoura

The most prestigious tournament of golf in Portugal returns to the Dom Pedro Victoria golf course. The dates for the Portugal Masters 2022 have been set for October 27th-30th, with the Pro-Am taking place on the 26th and a prize money of 1.75 million euros.

This is the 16th year in a row that the popular golf holiday destination Vilamoura will host its major golf tournament, the only one in Portugal to be part of the so-called “first division” of European professional golf.

Since its establishment in 2007, it has been held annually at the Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course, which was designed by the great Arnold Palmer.

The Portugal Masters is a testament to the high calibre of Portugal’s golf courses and tourist infrastructures, allowing it to attract golf’s most accomplished players. Due to the Portugal Masters’ prominence on the DP Tour’s European Circuit since 2007, the Algarve has been widely recognized as one of the world’s top golfing locations.

Around 40.000 people are expected to attend the Portugal Masters 2022. The tournament will receive extensive coverage from the international press.

With a score of 19 under par, Belgian golfer Thomas Pieters won the Portugal Masters in 2021, giving him his fifth title on the DP World Tour. In the end, Pieters had a two-stroke advantage over the runners-up, the Frenchman Matthieu Pavon, Lucas Bjerregaard of Denmark, and the 2017 champion, Nicolai Hojgaard, also from Denmark.

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Portugal Golf Holidays – The Algarve wins big at the World Travel Awards

The Algarve wins big at the World Travel Awards

The Algarve wins big at the World Travel Awards

The World Travel Awards, also known as the “Oscars” of tourism, had their European gala this year, and the Algarve once again stood out by taking home the title of Best Beach Destination in Europe for the ninth time. It should be noted that on this occasion, seven hotels and resorts in the Algarve received prestigious awards, namely:

The Pestana Alvor Praia, in Portimão, was distinguished as “Best Beach Hotel in Europe 2022”;

Pine Cliffs, in Albufeira, as “Best Leisure Resort in Europe 2022”;

Conrad Algarve, in Quinta do Lago (Loulé), was declared “Best Lifestyle Resort in Europe 2022”;

Monte Santo Resort, in Lagoa, is the “Most Romantic Resort in Europe 2022”;

Cascade Wellness Resort, in Lagos, was elected “Best Sports Resort in Europe 2022”;

The Dunas Douradas Beach Club, in Almancil, as “Best Villa Resort in Europe 2022”;

And Domes Lake Resort, in Vilamoura, is the “Best New Resort in Europe 2022”.

We salute the winners that have stood out and brought so much prestige to our region.

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Seductive Costa del Sol

Think about golf holidays and Costa del Sol will come to mind!
 Costa del Sol is world-famous golf destination with more than 70 amazing golf courses spread along the coast offering a great variety to all golfers.
  Sun, Fun and Paella.

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