AWARDED BEST EUROPEAN DESTINATION AND HAS ALL THE INGREDIENTS FOR THE PERFECT GOLF BREAK
Porto is the second largest city in Portugal located in the northwest of the country. The weather is generally mild and is cooler than Lisbon and the Algarve, however, in the dry summer months temperatures can easily reach 30 degrees. Split in two by the Douro River, downtown Porto has a faded sophistication, while the seaside suburbs have witnessed a renaissance in recent years. Porto has been awarded best European destination on numerous occasions. It is famous for its Port Wine and Sao Joao (one of the largest street parties in Europe). In terms of golf, the courses are of excellent standard and ideal for both beginners and veterans. Oporto Golf Club is the oldest in Portugal and another great destination to visit is Vidago Palace. This coastal city really does have all the ingredients for the perfect golf break.
The Axis Ponte de Lima Golf Resort Hotel is located 7 kilometres from Ponte de Lima, in a magnificent setting surrounded by nature and tranquility. The resort features Ponte de Lima Golf Course, which makes it the perfect place to stay for your next golf holiday. The hotel has 40 modern and comfortable rooms equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, minibar and bathroom. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms.
The Vidago Palace is a luxury hotel housed in a centuries-old palace, surrounded by mountains and forest. It began by being known for its thermal baths, due to the excellence of its waters. Today it is a 5-star hotel that is part of the Leading Hotels of the World network and offers its guests an excellent service, a modern Spa and a unique golf course. It is located in Vidago, one of the most romantic and emblematic tourist destinations in the northern region of Portugal.
The Hotel Solverde Spa & Wellness Center is a reference of Greater Porto, the only 5-star hotel in the north of the country, located in front of the beach. It is only two minutes from Espinho and just 15 minutes from Porto, this hotel offers the ideal conditions for both leisure tourism and business. It is set in a 2-hectare complex with direct access to the beach. The hotel provides a pleasant atmosphere of relaxation spiced with the scent of sea air and magnificent views of the sea and the surrounding landscape.
In the historical centre of the romantic city of Amarante, we can find Casa da Calcada, a luxurious hotel of charm, with all the demanding requirements Relais & Chateaux. With the River Tamega at your feet, this 16th-century Palace provides a real experience in modern times. The timeless rooms, the sophisticated service, the ample gardens that welcome the guests, the vineyards that dazzle and a unique restaurant, make of this space a hidden refuge, between the Port and the Douro Valley. Everything reminds us that we are in a unique space of rare beauty. Everything is unmistakably familiar, within the reach of a dream, at the same time ethereal and earthly.