The Ocean Course at Val do Lobo
Vilamoura is a mecca for Golfers. There are 6 courses within Vilamoura itself, and dozens more just a short drive away. The courses in Vilamoura are: the Victoria (Championship course & home to Portugese Masters European Tour event), The Old Course (Voted the best course in Portugal by Today’s Golfer magazine in 2016), Millenium, Pinhal & Laguna – all managed by Oceanico Golf
Vilamoura has two beautiful beaches, Praia da Marina to the east of the marina and Praia da Falésia to the west. If you enjoy walking, Praia da Falésia runs all the way to Olhos d’ Àgua or stroll along Praia da Marina into Quarteira
Trips & Tours
There are a huge range of trips and tours available from numerous locations in the Old Village and on the marina. This includes boat trips, waterparks, zoos, shopping trips, cultural tours, paddleboarding, surfing, segway tours and more.
Vilamoura marina at night
Nightlife & the Marina
Nightlife & dining in Vilamoura centres around the marina. It can accomodate around 1000 boats and is surrounded on three sides by bars, restaurants, shops & nightclubs. This is the main centre of activity in Vilamoura, with other shops & restaurants filling up the surrounding streets. Just about every type of cuisine you could imagine is available, and the nightlife lasts until long into the small hours.
Vilamoura Marina won International Marina of the Year in 2015 and 2016
Vilamoura also has a large, well known casino, with all the usual gaming options and a wide range of evening entertainment/cabaret.