Oceânico Old Course

Oceânico Old Course, Faro is 18 holes Par 73 (6254m yards) designed by Frank Pennink

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The Old Course, Oceânico Golf, Apartado 970, Faro, 8126-912 Vilamoura Portugal

Tel: +351 289 310 341 | Fax: +351 289 310 321

Website: http://www.oceanicogolf.com/our_facilities/portugal_the_algarve/old_course/index.html

Golf Pro: Joaquim Sequeira

Contact/Secretary: Paulo Ferreira

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Facilities & Visitor Information

Course Information: 18 holes | Par 73 | 6254m yards |

Facilities: Driving range, Golf clubs for hire, Golf buggies for hire, Golf pro shop, Changing rooms, Golf clubhouse, Bar, Food available, golf course.

Visitors: Recommended maximum handicap: Men - 28, Ladies - 36 Only softspikes are allowed

Location: From Faro: - Leaving Faro on the N 125 towards Albufeira. - Turn left at the sign for Vilamoura. - Turn right twice and continue until you find a turn to the left indicating the club.

Designed by: Frank Pennink

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Course Tee Par SSS Yds
old courseWhite7373 [138.000]6840
old courseYellow7306467
old courseyellow7371 [134.000]6466
old courseBlue7377 [135.000]6253
old courseRed7372 [127.000]5562

Oceânico Old Course Reviews & Information

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  5

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 133
Breakdown Averages

4.61 ... Overall Rating
4.76 ... The Course
4.49 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.15 ... VFM
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133 ratings from Golfshake members - Ranked 3 out of 1928.

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What the club says: Designed by English architect Frank Pennink, Vilamoura Old Course was opened in 1969 and was completely refurbished in 1996, when several improvements were introduced and a new clubhouse built. The oldest of the Vilamoura courses, its tree lined fairways and exemplary greens make this layout one of the best in the area. The course is renowned for the way the designer has skilfully utilised the natural contours of the land, whilst maintaining the native vegetation, consisting mainly of pine trees. Vilamoura Old is a track that will definitely linger long in the memory of visiting golfers.


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Dave B rated 4 out of 5 - Nov 6 2017

Lovely Course
As usual a good course with some testing holes. Hope you enjoy!, we will be back next year

(Round played: Nov 2017 - Score: 117 Handicap: 25.4)
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Scott F rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 30 2017

best course playing in Portugal, clubhouse and the staff were superb. course is immaculate.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 98 Handicap: 23.4)
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M J Dowling rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 28 2017

Wow, what a golf course!
Played Old Course Vilamoura 28/9/17
I we have played many of the best courses in Europe and have never played a course with a better layout and in better conditions! The fairways were like carpet, a ball-strikers dream!
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Mattman/Basingstoke rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 28 2017

Best course ever played!
Played Old Course Vilamoura 28/9/17
We r golfers with handicaps of: 9, 9, 12 & 18. We we have played many courses around the world and none have come close to this courses layout and conditions!
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Kenny H rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 24 2017

Fantastic course
What a beautiful Course, as good as it has been every time we visit. Great setting and Course in excellent condition as usual.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 84 Handicap: 11.7)
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Tony B rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 20 2017

classic tree line feel
Class course in very good condition. Tree line formation made the fairways very tough to hit. The greens in great condition, 1 downfall was the amount of divots on the fairway, no one seemed to be replacing the divots! Regardless of that would love to play it again.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 96 Handicap: 13.1)
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Dave U rated 4 out of 5 - Jun 26 2017

Excellent course although played in tricky conditions
Greens were true and fast

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 98 Handicap: 12.8)

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Chris B rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 14 2017

Great course but tough
Second time playing the Old Course, as good as first time but still a tough course to play. Friendly clubhouse. Course in great condition, many treelined holes, need to be straight and plot you way round to score well. Greens fast and true. A must play if staying in Vilamoura as one of the better Oceanico courses.

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 83 Handicap: 5.5)
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Greg S rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 13 2017

The best in Portugal?
For me this is the best course in the Faro area and perhaps the best in Portugal. To me this is what all Portuguese courses should be like, tree lined, beautiful fairways, with lovely greens and a real sense of history. Some of our group thought that around the course (paths and tracks) was a bit shabby, but to be honest I didn't notice, I was having too much fun!

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 98 Handicap: 17.8)
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Antonio P. A rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 1 2017

A must in the south. Excelent
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