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“Loved the course”

Penha Longa Golf Course
Ranked #1 of 1 things to do in Linho
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Designed by Robert Trent Jones II, this 18-hole course features gently rolling hills, stately groves of oaks and pines and magnificent views of the Sintra Mountains.
Level 6 Contributor
382 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
“Loved the course”
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Played this four times over the course of the week we were there. The clubhouse is a bar/ restaurant called Arola and if very classy. They don't need to charge an additional amount for the driving range, bit naughty make it free with the fund guys! The course itself is in great nick and is a real challenge. Just over 6100 yds off the yellows, never played it off the whites as the yellows was difficult enough. I play off 8 and played just over handicap each day. Alot of hills and semi blind shots up to elevated greens but it really is a great test. The 6th is the signature hole and is gorgeous, although to me the best hole on the course is the 18th. Eagled both by the way! The 9 hole Monastrie course is ok as well but they don't take as much care over that as the 18. Busy but never crowded, and rangers out making sure that play flows- great course, lovely setting, play it.

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82 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Outstanding Course with Classy Facilities”
Reviewed May 29, 2012

8 of us on a golf trip agreed this was one of the finest courses we have played. The condition of the course was excellent, with fabulous views on every hole. Each hole was self contained. THe staff were polite and professional. We will definitely return

Visited May 2012
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Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“One of the best golf courses I have ever played”
Reviewed May 21, 2012

This Course is outstanding, fast true greens and breathtakingly beautiful, I went around taking pictures on nearly every hole. I have just come back from a trip with a group of 15 guys from Kingswood Golf course where every one of us thought it was fantastic. In contrast we thought Oitavos (one of the top 100 in the world, you cannot be serious) was scruffy and nowhere near as good.
Im booking to go back and play Pena Longa later in the year.

Visited May 2012
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Barcelona, Spain
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“18 hole golf course”
Reviewed May 14, 2012

Although I don't have a clue about golf, the people from our group who do play all commended the quality, size and variety of this course during our conference.

Visited June 2011
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Lisbon, Portugal
Level 6 Contributor
271 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
“Beautiful location for a golf course”
Reviewed April 29, 2012

It' s situated at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Sintra.The location is extremely beautiful,with Sintra mountain as background and an old chapel nearby,belonging to the hotel. The prices are moderate and the service very good. It's also extremely well mantained.It's quite a pleasure to play golf there!

Visited April 2012
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