Madeira Islands Golf Open 1 EVENTS Madeira Island News Madeira News 

Madeira Islands Golf Open

Event start: May, 8th to 11th The 2013 edition of the Madeira Islands Golf Open, which is part of the main PGA European Tour, was held at Santo da Serra Golfe. This year’s prize money is EUR 675.000. Madeira Islands Golf Open Santo da Serra Golf Clubis is rated as one of the most spectacular golf courses in Europe, with staggering views from the mountains to the sea below. The course was built in 1937 and was redesigned by Robert Trent Jones in 1991. It is located in Santo da…

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Porto Santo Golf Course is on the “TOP 100” | Golf Madeira 2 Madeira Island News Madeira News PORTO SANTO 

Porto Santo Golf Course is on the “TOP 100” | Golf Madeira

The Porto Santo Golf Course has been, once again, awarded with the distinction that certifies the quality of the course designed by Severiano Ballesteros, one of the greatest icons of this sport. Opened in October 2004, this golf course has been gaining notoriety and this distinction puts it back on the top 100 golf courses in Europe, the ranking list established by the reputable “Top 100 Golf Courses of Europe” website. The classification of the European golf courses is given according to a thorough evaluation carried out by several golf…

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Porto Santo Golf Course - The green of golden island 3 Excursions LOCALS PORTO SANTO TRAVEL 

Porto Santo Golf Course – The green of golden island

The new golf course of Porto Santo, designed by champion Severiano Ballesteros, crosses the island from the dunes to the dramatic basalt cliffs. Offers a perfect combination – natural beauty and a challenging game. Porto Santo Golf Course The plan was made so that the field will blend with the landscape, and with great care to minimize the impact to the environment. The field has a full 18 holes, spread over 6.434 meters, a Par 72. It is characterized by two distinct areas – the southern route, traditionally American, dotted…

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Golf in Madeira - Three excellent golf courses 4 Excursions LOCALS Madeira Island News Madeira News PORTO SANTO TRAVEL 

Golf in Madeira – Three excellent golf courses

Madeira is a popular destination for avid golfers, offering great weather and three excellent golf courses that provide a challenging game , two in Madeira and one in Porto Santo . Golf in Madeira Each of the three clubs have different characteristics , offering two very different fields that will surely please everyone from amateurs to professional players . Golf in Madeira The two golf courses in Madeira : Palheiro Golf About 10 km away from Funchal , this beautiful golf course is situated on one side of the slope…

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Porto Santo Golfe rises to 75th place in the ranking of the best golf courses in Europe 5 TRAVEL 

Porto Santo Golfe rises to 75th place in the ranking of the best golf courses in Europe

Porto Santo Golfe , was recently honored with his presence in the ” Top 100 ” ranking of European golf courses , according to the magazine world renowned specialty ” Golf World ” . According to the latest edition of British magazine , Porto Santo Golfe ranks 75 . Place among the top hundred courses in Europe , a classification made on the advice of many experts and voting of the magazine , and especially by journalists golf . The first time that the field of Porto Santo appeared in…

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Palheiro Golf: Madeira Islands Premiere Golf Course with an excellent view into Funchal

The Haystack Golf is situated on Madeira Island , about 10 km east of Funchal . Boasting extraordinary views of the city and the bay , the field is set on a farm with more than 200 years, the Fifth haystack . This field par 72 , 18 hole course was designed by Cabell Robinson and opened in 1993 . The layout of the field Haystack Golf was changed in 2003 . Two holes were replaced , creating a mini – course of 6 holes , from which was born…

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Santo da Serra Golf LOCALS Madeira Island News 

Santo da Serra Golf – Madeira Island Golf – Championship course

Was in Santo da Serra who played the first game of golf. Since 1933 you play golf on the grounds of the Hotel Pousada da Serra . It started as 9 hole par 3 , but in 1935 was built the golf course Favellas Santo da Serra , whose nine holes were opened on 25 February 1937. The modern Golf Club Santo da Serra was created March 11, 1967 and from then on a larger field and better built . The exploration of new golf course occurred in 1988 and…

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