Silves is a serene spot, but the golf course is anything but the proverbial walk in the park; it is the “archetype” of man-sized parkland golf.
Pestana Silves course is for players – low handicaps will find it a serious challenge to come in under par. But high handicaps (when focused) will be able to enjoy their round. The severity of the bunkering is enough defence against the onslaught of the games big guns.
A heroic and straight shot will reward the player with an easy uphill approach. The excellent condition, all year round, is ideal for low scoring, even for high handicap players. Silves Golf Course has been designed to test the golfer’s quality in hitting a well-directed and precise ball using the correct choice of club.
As for two-shot holes, Silves Golf Course, has a great variety, ranging from the short, arrow-straight but formidable opening hole, to the long and spectacularly curving 13th that blends harmoniously into its immediate surroundings.
Most holes offer spectacular mountain views overlooking palm trees and olive groves, the surrounding cork and citrus farms generate a true feeling of authentic Portuguese golf. Book golf at Pestana Silves today now…