NEW! Golf Breaks with UNLIMITED GOLF
This award winning resort offers two bedroom modern apartments with two bathrooms, fully fitted kitchen and spacious lounge. For groups who require more space, two bedroom apartments with mezzanine are available which include a sofa bed and ensuite with shower.
When a couple wishes to stay at the Amendoeira Golf Resort, we are able to offer a reduction on the holiday price by offering a two bedroom apartment with the use of one bedroom only. Bigger groups can easily be accommodated in three, four, four superior and five bedroom villas.
All accommodation offers exceptional interior design, excellent facilities and a fully equipped kitchen including microwave, dishwasher and washing machine.
A complimentary on-site shuttle bus is available and during July and August a shuttle is offered to the local beach at Armação de Pêra.
The apartments are complemented by communal swimming pools and children’s pools, and all villas have their own private swimming pools.
Amendoeira Golf Resort is only a 35 minute drive from Faro airport. It is ideal for golfing and family holidays and being located in the central Algarve provides an excellent base for exploring the surrounding countryside and nearby leisure activities.
The resort is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty within extensive landscaped gardens. The Monchique mountains form a stunning backdrop and the resort is close to historic Silves and Armação de Pêra with a sandy beach, restaurants and bars.
Amendoeira Golf Resort boasts two of the best 18 hole golf courses in the Algarve: the Oceanico Faldo Course designed by Sir Nick Faldo and the Oceanico O'Connor Jnr. course designed by Christy O’Connor Jnr.
These Algarve golf courses are served by the magnificent Amendoeira Clubhouse which has luxury changing rooms with showers and lockers, a restaurant & bar, and a pro shop selling a wide range of golfing equipment and clothing.
Other Golf Facilities
These include the Oceanico Academy, 9 hole, par 3 floodlit course which is ideally suited to beginners and those wanting to improve their game, and the Amendoeira Golf Academy & Fitting Suite with a driving range, putting green and long and short game practice areas.
Amendoeira Golf Resort has produced a variety of unbeatable value golf breaks combining bed and breakfast with rounds of golf or bed and breakfast with golf tuition.
Alternatively we can tailor-make your Portugal golfing holiday to suit you, such as:
- Algarve golf breaks for large groups
- Golf Training programmes for men, women and juniors including Golf Lessons, Golf Player Development Programmes, Ladies Performance Schools and Corporate Clinics
- Golf rounds on the renowned Oceanico golf courses in nearby Vilamoura: Oceanico Victoria, Oceanico Old Course, Oceanico Pinhal, Oceanico Millennium and Oceanico Laguna
Participation in one of Oceanico’s golf tournaments in the Algarve throughout the year such as Oceanico Kids’ World Golf.
For full details of Golf tournaments in 2013 please click here
NEW! Golf Breaks with UNLIMITED GOLF
From 1st September 2013 – 31st October 2014
These fantastically priced packages include 3, 5 or 7 nights’ accommodation and unlimited golf on the Oceanico Faldo Course, the Oceanico O’Connor Jnr. course and the Oceanico 9 hole par 3 Academy course.
All packages also include:
- Accommodation in a two bedroom apartment
- Buffet breakfast at the Amendoeira Clubhouse
- Buggies on the Oceanico Amendoeira courses
- Free use of the Amendoeira Sports Club facilities (tennis, 5-a-side football and gymnasium)
- 50% discount off golf shoe rental
- Free welcome dinner for direct bookings*
* includes soup of the day, main dish, dessert, soft drinks and coffee. Excludes alcoholic drinks.
One free upgrade to Oceanico Pinhal, Oceanico Millennium or Oceanico Laguna subject to availability.
- One golf round at Oceanico Victoria or Oceanico Old Course - €35 per person.
- Vilamoura golf courses: Buggy hire - €40 per person.
- Golf shuttle - €12.50 per person (return), subject to confirmation.
- Half board upgrade - €24 per person, per day
PRICES PER PERSON PER PACKAGE (sharing a 2 bedroom apartment)
Nov & Dec 13
Jan & Feb 14
Sept & Oct 13
Extra night supplement
Under Occupancy Supplements
Per person, per day
PRICES FOR 2 PEOPLE SHARING A 2 BEDROOM APARTMENT (with the use of 1 bedroom ONLY) ARE ALSO AVAILABLE
All prices include VAT. Standard Resort and Package Terms & Conditions apply (see below). Prices are subject to alteration without prior notice.
Package Terms & Conditions
Pre-booked rounds on Oceanico Amendoeira courses: Oceanico Faldo Course (18 holes), Oceanico O'Connor Jnr. course (18 holes), Oceanico Academy course (9 holes)
The following number of tee times can be booked in advance of arrival:
18 Hole Courses
9 Hole Par 3 Course
3 Night package
5 Night package
7 Night package
Booking additional rounds on Oceanico Amendoeira courses and Oceanico Vilamoura courses
1. On days when golf has not been pre-booked, guests can book additional tee times on the Oceanico Faldo Course, the Oceanico O´Connor Jnr. course and the Oceanico Academy course, a maximum of 48 hours in advance.
2. “Replay” on Oceanico Faldo Course and Oceanico O'Connor Jnr. can only be reserved on the day of play.
3. Each package includes one optional free upgrade per person on either Oceanico Pinhal, Oceanico Millennium or Oceanico Laguna. Tee times can only be reserved 24 hours in advance.
4. Each package includes one optional supplemented round at Oceanico Victoria or Oceanico Old Course, at a cost of €35 per person. Tee times can only be reserved 24 hours in advance.
5. For all additional tee time reservations please contact or visit Amendoeira Clubhouse Reception.
All tee time reservations and the hire of equipment are subject to availability.
Long Term Winter Stays
We offer Winter Long Stay Packages with up to 20 rounds of golf included per month. Contact us for more information on these excellent value breaks
Golf School Package (2 day school / 3 nights)
This Golf School combines the best of individual instruction with advanced training aspects for your game plus club fitting evaluation and a detailed plan for ongoing improvement on a take-home CD/DVD. This Golf School is booked for a minimum of two and a maximum of five students in the same session.
Golf School Package (3 day school / 4 nights)
The three day Golf School is an extension of the two day school with an extra day’s tuition designed to give you help in all aspects of your game. This Golf School is booked for a minimum of two and a maximum of four students in the same session.
Golf School Package (5 day school / 7 nights)
This Golf School is the ultimate in game improvement. The five day school consists of ten hours of comprehensive full swing and short game instruction, combined with fitness and the mental aspects of the game. This Golf School is booked for a minimum of two and a maximum of four students in the same session.
Golf School Details
All golf school packages offer two hour sessions per day and will cover the following areas:
- Review of the current state of your golf game with the instructor
- Player equipment check to make sure you have the proper equipment for your swing and club fitting evaluation
- Filming of your swing to identify the strengths and weaknesses
- Computer analysis of your swing using state of the art V1 analysis technology that makes it easy to spot where improvements can be made
- Once faults have been identified, the Instructor will work with you and prescribe corrective drills to help you develop the right feel
- As your lesson progresses and your swing improves, the Instructor will re-film your swing to help highlight your progress by showing your “before” and “after” swings on the V1 analysis software
- Short game (putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play)
- Each aspect begins with the Instructor giving a detailed presentation of how to effectively hit the shot
- Instructor will take the fundamentals learned with an iron and apply them to your driver and fairway woods
- Final CD/DVD with a customized improvement plan is provide for the student to take home
- 9 Hole competition at the Amendoeira Academy Pitch & Putt Course
Additionally the 5 day Golf School includes preparation for playing on the course, including development of a proper pre-shot routine, mental thoughts and images plus other game improving techniques.
Golf Schools Include
All Golf School packages include:
- The number of nights’ accommodation as stated, in a two bedroom luxury apartment at the Amendoeira Golf Resort
- Golf school as stated for a minimum of 2 people and maximum of either 4 or 5 people
- Junior golfers up to the age of 17 years old can benefit from a discount
- Daily buffet breakfast in the Amendoeira Clubhouse
- Complimentary use of the 9 hole, par 3 Oceanico Academy course
- Complimentary use of the Amendoeira Golf Academy & Fitting Suite practice facilities: driving range, practice putting greens and long & short game practice areas
- Complimentary use of the recreational facilities at the Amendoeira Sports Club (tennis, 5-a-side football and gymnasium)
Upgrades are available to a two bedroom apartment with mezzanine (extra sofa bed) subject to availability for groups who do not wish to share the double bedroom.
Amendoeira Golf Resort accommodation is all self-catering but we have a number of food and meal options.
Welcome Food Packs
We can supply a welcome food pack to be placed in your accommodation before you arrive so you are sure of having all the essentials in place. We offer a Starter Food Pack and a Special Food Pack – just talk to our reservations team to define what suits your needs.
We can even arrange for champagne and flowers to be placed in the apartment for a special occasion.
Restaurants and Bars
The Amendoeira Clubhouse is in the centre of the resort and has a large restaurant & bar and inviting lounge area with large TV. The restaurant serves all-day breakfast, lunch and dinner. Buffet breakfast, half and full board options are available to pre-book.
Post-golf drinks can be enjoyed on the spacious terrace which has stunning views over the golf courses or at the greenside spike bar on the lower terrace.
Guests can also purchase drinks and snacks at the Amendoeira Sports Club. There are three 42” plasma TVs showing the main sports channels so you don’t need to miss out on any sports events, or you can enjoy your well deserved drink on the outdoor terrace area.
Golfers can purchase drinks and snacks from the golf buggy bar which goes around the golf courses regularly.
The clubhouse pro-shop stocks a number of convenience items, such as water, milk, alcoholic beverages, nappies, suncream and other toiletries.
The Amendoeira Clubhouse is also the perfect venue for a private event such a wedding reception or party when our professional team will personalise a package to meet your needs. The Sports Bar at the Amendoeira Sports Club is also ideal for informal meetings such as for corporate groups, for up to 40 delegates.
AGR Clubhouse menu (PDF)
The Amendoeira Sports Club has a wide range of sporting facilities which are free of charge for guests staying at the Amendoeira Golf Resort:
- Two Astroturf five-a-side football pitches (made to FIFA standards) of 26m x 48m
- Six Savannah tennis courts
- Fully equipped Technogym gymnasium
- Children’s playground
- 1km jogging path
- Male and Female changing rooms
Amendoeira Sports Club
The Amendoeira Sports Club also houses reception, the games room, and Sports Bar with three large TVs, and ffers drinks and snacks throughout the day.
- Equipment can be hired from Reception at nominal rates: tennis rackets, tennis balls and footballs.
- Tennis lessons* can be arranged
- Personal training* is available in the gymnasium
- A physiotherapist* can be arranged if you require specific sports massage.
*A charge applies for all of these
Note: There is a full size football pitch but this is reserved for professional team training only. When professional teams are on site, access to the gymnasium may be at restricted hours.
Amendoeira Golf Resort is delighted to offer its guests preferential rates at VITAL Spa at the nearby resort of Vila Vita Parc in Porches.
To enjoy a whole day of pampering and relaxation, guests pay only €25 to make use of the luxury facilities: sauna, steam bath, aroma bath, tepidarium, ice room and relaxation room. If guests wish to book a spa treatment or massage, the daily fee is waived and furthermore they receive a 10% discount off the spa treatment price list.
Exclusive Spa Packages are also available at Vila Vita Parc for guests at Amendoeira Golf Resort:
Fit For Golf
Designed to ease tension and increase your mobility for your next game! As a finishing touch, enjoy a relaxing foot treatment to revitalise tired feet. (Approx. 2hr, €115)
- 1 Golfers Massage
- 1 Pedicure
This deeply moisturizing treatment boosts cell vitality and will be adapted for specific skin types. Refresh your hands with our pampering hand treatment afterwards. (Approx. 2hr, €120)
- 1 Facial Kanebo “Sensai”
- 1 Manicure
Touch of Orient
Starting with a Full Body Exfoliation to remove dead skin cells, followed by a Rose, Geranium & Shea Butter hydrating Body Mask and a warm Oriental Aroma Oil Back Massage, this treatment sends you on a wonderful journey. (Approx. 1.5hr, €115)
- 1 “La Sultane de Saba” Body Peeling
- 1 Body Mask
- 1 Back Massage
The Oriental Relaxation
The traditional “King Salomon” Facial for Men is a powerful deep cleansing and hydrating skin care to clean the pores and purify the skin. The warm Oil Back Massage eases tension and nourishes the skin. (Approx. 1.5hr, €105)
- 1 Facial “King Salomon” for Men
- 1 Back Massage
Bookings must be made via Amendoeira Golf Resort reception to benefit from these preferential rates. If a cancellation is made at least 4 hours before the booking, there is no charge. After that time or in the case of a no-show, 50% of the price will be charged.
In addition to the outdoor swimming pools, the Amendoeira Sports Club offers a variety of facilities for sporty families and younger children.
During July and August, extra activities are available to keep everyone entertained:
- Kidz Club (from 22nd July to 31st August 2013) for kids aged 4 to 12 years old
- Weekly evening BBQ
A complimentary on-site shuttle bus will run during the day and evening to help you move around the resort.
In July and August there will be a daytime complimentary off-site shuttle bus to local beach and town.
The Amendoeira Golf Resort is located in the central Algarve making it a perfect base for exploring leisure activities in the area. We can book your day out to water amusement parks such as Slide ‘n’ Splash and AquaShow, Zoomarine, horse riding and boat trips to view the amazing grottos.
If you wish to eat at the main Clubhouse restaurant or on the spacious terrace with stunning views over the golf courses, buffet breakfasts, half board and full board options can be pre-booked. Children between 3-12 years receive 50% discount and children under 3 years of age go free of charge.
High chairs and travel costs are available to pre-hire for small children. There are various sleeping options in all of the accommodation types, which all have a sofa bed in addition to standard beds.
The FREE* club is based at the Amendoeira Sports Club and is open for children between the ages of 4 and 12 years old. The kids will enjoy team sports, games and arts & crafts. CLICK HERE to see a sample programme.
The club is run by our enthusiastic experienced team who will keep your kids happy. Children can stay for the whole day (from 10am to 5pm) or for just a half day, with or without lunch. Water and plain biscuits are provided during the day.
* children just pay for lunch - €5 per day
The club runs from 22nd July to 31st August Monday to Friday
Parents who wish to enroll their children in the Kidz Club must complete the application and consent form.
Terms & Conditions (1.11.13 - 31.10.14)
1) Price Information
Prices are in Euros per apartment | villa per night and are subject to alteration without prior notice.
Taxes and services are included.
Prices include maid service and towel change twice a week with bed linen changed weekly.
2) Resort information
Minimum stay is for 2 nights.
Check-in from 4pm and check-out by 10am.
At check-in, guests will be requested to leave a security deposit of €250 per property to cover any damage to the property during their stay. This can be taken on credit card.
Pets are not allowed at the resort.
Sofa beds: two bedroom apartments and two bedroom apartments with mezzanine have a sofa bed in the lounge which can be prepared on request (supplement applies). Additionally the mezzanine bedrooms have a sofa bed, the use of which is included in the rental price. Sofa beds are suitable for 1 adult or 2 children.
When professional sports teams are training at the Amendoeira Sports Club, the gymnasium may not be available to other guests at certain times during the day.
|Buffet breakfast (restaurant)
€10,50 per adult; €5,25 per child* per day
€12,50 per adult; €6,25 per child* per day
|Half board option Prebooked||€37 per adult; €18,50 per child* per day|
|Pool heating (villas)||€25 per day to be paid directly at reception. Pre-booking at least 3 days prior to arrival is required and payment will be taken from this date.|
|Sofa bed (for 1 adult or 2 children)||€20 per night (Nov 2013-Feb 2014); €30 per night (Mar - Jun & Sep - Oct 2014); €40 per night (Jul-Aug 2014).|
|Cot (with bedding) | High chair||€6.50 per night.|
|New Year’s Eve supplement||Price of season B is applicable from 27th December 2013 to 2nd January 2014.|
|* Children between 3-12 years old. Under 3’s eat free of charge.|
Accommodation type will be confirmed upon reservation. Units featured are for illustrative purposes only. We do not guarantee the unit booked will be as in the brochure | website.
Amendoeira Golf Resort cannot be held responsible for circumstances beyond their control, including so-called force majeure such as failure of water, electricity or gas, adverse climatic events, fire, earthquake, neither for other political or social activities such as war, strikes, riots, epidemics, quarantines, or any other unforeseen activities.
In the case of overbooking, Amendoeira Golf Resort assumes the responsibility of providing similar accommodation in another resort if unable to accommodate guests according to the booking confirmation.
Complaints should be addressed to reception which will take appropriate measures to solve the problem. No liability will be accepted after check-out.
7) Payment Policy
Standard Bookings - A booking deposit of 20% of the total cost is required to confirm the booking. The booking deposit is fully refundable up until 7 days prior to arrival.
The balance of 80% can be paid before arrival or at check-in. If balance payment at check-in is preferred, we advise clients to notify their banks that they require their card for international use. Some banks have been known to apply an automatic daily limit (eg; €250) when a credit card is used abroad.
Any booking cancelled less than 7 days before the arrival date, or a no show, will incur the loss of the booking deposit.
Groups (4 or more properties) & Package Bookings - A booking deposit of 20% of the total cost is required to confirm the booking. The booking deposit is fully refundable up until 30 days prior to arrival. The balance of 80% must be paid at least 14 days prior to arrival.
Any Group or Package booking cancelled between 29 and 14 days prior to arrival date, will incur loss of the booking deposit. A booking cancelled less than 14 days prior to arrival date, or a no show, Amendoeira Golf Resort will charge the full cost of the booking.
Any third party services booked on your behalf will be subject to pre-payment unless otherwise stated.
Once the deposit has been taken and the booking is confirmed there will be no alteration to price, except if additional services are requested by the client, including but not limited to: additional transfers, golf rounds, spa treatments etc.
8) Accepted Methods of payment
Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard), bank transfer, cash or Portuguese cheque. All bank transfer costs must be supported by the client.
No refund will be made to clients vacating the property prior to the expiry of the reservation period.
Amendoeira Golf Resort is operated by by Morgado da Lameira S.A.