A new project on the Silver Coast

The Royal Obidos Golf Course is located on the Portuguese Silver Coast, near the medieval town of Obidos, 1h driver North of Lisbon. The project offers spectacular views to the Ocean and the Obidos lagoon.

Golf Legend Severiano Ballesteros has designed an extraordinary golf course. The Royal Obidos golf course, near Lisbon, Portugal, is characterized by the amplitude, exigency and variety.

Main characteristics

The Royal Obidos golf course drawn up by Seve Ballesteros is really versatile, from the Championship tees it measures 6,765 meters, from the professional tees 6,692m. and from the yellow tees 5.968m. This means that the golf course it adapts perfectly to all handicaps, for men, as for ladies.

Several holes have lakes and streams, which in addition to being important hazards, it ads spectacularity and beauty to Royal Obidos golf course.

Some amazing holes

The first hole of Royal Obidos golf course, close to Lisbon, a difficult right handed dogleg, heads north, setting up a spectacular combination of holes overlooking the lagoon of Obidos, Portugal. The feature hole of the front nine is the 5th, an exciting 520m par 5, with a final approach into a large undulating green surrounded on three sides by water.

The second nine holes of Royal Obidos golf course lie in the central and southern section of the development. Six of the holes meander between an intricate ecosystem of lakes interconnected by cascading streams. The highlight of the back nine is the 12th, a 420m par 4, where the golfer has to negotiate both the drive and the second shot between and over two lakes and the curving stream.

Clubhouse of Royal Obidos

The clubhouse overlooks no fewer than 9 of the 18 holes. Sitting out on the generous terrace, visitors to Royal Obidos golf course, near Lisbon, will enjoy spectacular views of the golf course and the cascading lakes and streams, with the Atlantic Ocean "and some truly wonderful sunsets" in the background.

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Par

72 - 18 holes

Length

  • Championship 6692m
  • White 6416m
  • Yellow 5968m
  • Blue 5450m
  • Red 5024m

Difficulty Medium

Terrain

slightly hilly

Architect

Severiano Ballesteros

Year

2012

Max. Handicap

36 for both ladies and men
Royal Obidos Golf Resort
Cabeço da Serra - Vau
2510-662 Obidos, Portugal
GPS Coordinates
N 39º 24'20'' / W 9º 14'22''
Nearest Airport
Lisbon

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