Golf Holidays to Azores
The mild climate and idyllic setting are quickly making this one of the up and coming, least exploited golf holiday destinations in the Europe and the world, particularly the islands of Sao Miguel and Terceira. Sao Miguel boasts two golf courses; Campo de Golfe de Batalha and the Furnas Golf Course, both of which are of very high quality and year on year are gaining in popularity. The island of Terceira only has the one course, the Terceira Golf Club which dates back to 1954 although has recently underwent extensive refurbishments and course updates, it is now certified and recognised on an international scale. Click info tab for more.
Marina AtlanticoThis hotel is located on the harbour promenade of Ponta Delgada, directly beside Praia do Pópulo Beach. The hotel offers views out over the marina and the mountain peaks. The city centre of Ponta Delgada is some 3 minutes away on foot. Vila Franca do Campo is some 20 kms from the hotel, Lagoa do Fogo is 28 kms away, and Lagoa das Furnas is at a 46 kms distance. Opened in 2004, this hotel features a glass façade and offers panoramic views of the surrounding area and the sea. The hotel comprises a total of 184 rooms, of which 2 are wheelchair-accessible. It is magnificently decorated with a nautical theme, and it is fully air-conditioned. Guests on leisure trips will appreciate the hotel's facilities – the indoor swimming pools and especially the sauna and Jacuzzi. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy aerobics or work out in the gym. An activity programme is organised to keep guests entertained.MORE INFO
An archipelago comprising of 9 volcanic islands situated in the Atlantic Ocean roughly 900 miles off the west coast of Portugal. The Azores has a year round mild climate thanks to the Gulf Stream, with temperatures averaging 24-26°C during the summer month and in the winter months a mild average of around 15°C.