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The Pinta Course is one of the best-designed courses in Europe. It is a Championship course with an exceptional layout designed by the famous American golf course architect, Ronald Fream, and inaugurated in 1992. It has earned a deserved reputation for the outstanding level of maintenance.

The fairways are Bermuda grass, while strategically positioned sand bunkers protect the greens, clad in Pen Cross Bent, and two ornamental lakes influence play at four different holes around the course.

Pinta is more of a serious golfer's course than a holiday course. You will need keep your concentration to get a good score on this course.

The rolling terrain is dotted with carob, fig, almond and olive trees, some of which are more than 600 years old, and a very special feature of this course is one olive tree that dates back more than 1200 years. with several doglegs, challenging bunkering, testing greens and limited water. You should choose tee colour appropiate to your game to get the best out of this course.

The dogleg trajectory for all the par 4 and 5 holes emphasises the need for skilful driving. The size of the greens is specifically matched to the length of the approach shot.

The course is 6,115 metres in length and is a par 71. It is certain to be appreciated by experienced golfers, for whom a round on this course will provide genuine excitement and a memorable and enjoyable days play.

Driving Instructions:

Turn off the EN125 at Lagoa towards Carvoeiro. Take the right fork after 300 metres and follow the signs to Carvoeiro Golfe. Clubhouse is about 5 Kms from the fork.

       Course Information
       18 holes - Par 72
       Markers Length
       White 5679 m
       Yellow 5237 m
       Red 4860 m
       Minimum Handicap
       Male -   27 Female -   35
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