A delight for the golfer

The 18 Hole Championship Boavista golf course has been designed by Howard Swan, with the intention of creating a golf course as if it has always been there - preserving, integrating and harmonizing with the area's natural terrain.

Complimenting this, Boavista Golf, located in the beautiful town of Lagos, offers spectacular views from the impressive hills of Monchique and the Algarve coastline.

The most interesting holes of Boavista

With two distinctive sections - the Resort Section (the 1st to the 3rd and the 13th to the 18th) and the Country Section (the 4th to the 12th), the Boavista Golf Course offers a variety of attractive and interesting holes commencing with the welcoming first hole, a meandering downhill par-4.

A number of holes at Boavista golf are already classics - for example, the exciting 6th par 3 requires a tee shot over a natural ravine, while lake holes 14, 15 and 17 provide an intriguing array of water features. The golfers will face with a faithful reproduction of famous Swilken Bridge found at the 18th hole of St. Andrews.

Do not miss the Hole No. 7

The signature hole of Boavista Golf course, on the outward nine, is the stunning par-4, 7th hole set against a glorious backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean with exhilarating panoramic views extending.

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71 - 18 holes


  • Championship 6145m
  • White 5737m
  • Yellow 5251m
  • Blue 4718m

Difficulty Medium


slightly hilly


Howard Swan



Max. Handicap

-27 for men / -34 for ladies
Boavista Golf
Quinta da Boavista SA
Apartado 62
8601-901 Lagos
Algarve, Portugal
GPS Coordinates
N 37º 5'44'' / W 8º 42'11''
Nearest Airport
Golf Course
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