Portugal’s capital city and surrounding areas have grown in popularity throughout Europe as one of the top destinations for golfers. Between the forested Atlantic Championship Course in Penha Longa, Sintra, and the sweeping greens of Oitavos Dunes Course in Cascais, there is a place for every golfer looking for a unique holiday and adventure.
Choosing a place to stay is integral to your enjoyment throughout your visit, and thus we have (can you even say this) compiled a list of hotels that guarantee a rich, cultural, and golf-filled experience. Ranging from 5-star golf resorts to local boutique hotels, these ten hotels encompass everything you may want or need on your next trip to the scenic country of Portugal.
The Best Hotels in Lisbon, Portugal for Golfers
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Lisbon Hotels – Our suggested hotels in Lisbon and in the Lisboa Region
This selection of elegant hotels across Lisbon covers everything from downtown Lisbon, staying in Bairro Alto city centre to five-star hotels offering a cocktail lounge; some have a rooftop bar or a rooftop pool. Others have elegant restaurants, outdoor dining and offer lx boutique hotels.
Onyria Marinha Boutique Hotel is a luxurious five-star hotel in Cascais, Portugal, located only minutes from the scenic Quinta Da Marinha Golf Course. Only a 30-minute drive from the Humberto Delgado airport, this hotel features stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The rooms are spacious and elegantly decorated, and the hotel also offers a range of amenities such as a spa, fitness centre, and an outdoor pool making it the perfect destination to relax after an afternoon playing the course. The hotel’s restaurant, the Onyria Gourmet, serves delicious cuisine made from fresh, local ingredients, further allowing you to relax amongst the forests of Cascais.
Located only a short drive from the beach and the centre of Cascais, this hotel mixes nature and bustling Portuguese culture. Furthermore, several other golf courses, such as the acclaimed Oitavos Dunes designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr, can be found nearby. These unique characteristics make this one of the best luxury hotels to stay in the region.
Found in the bustling city centre of Cascais, a short drive away from Lisbon, this hotel offers a relaxing and luxurious stay. Though not located directly beside a golf course, several courses are only a short drive away, including highly regarded ones such as the Oitavos Dunes and the Atlantic Championship course in Penha Longa, Sintra.
This five-star hotel offers direct access to the town centre of one of the most famous towns in the country. Cascais offers a variety of places to explore, whether cultural monuments or unique, modern dining experiences. With the sun shining almost all year round, several beaches can also be found only meters away from the hotel providing every person who stays here the ability to find time to relax.
Overall, with its prime access to the centre of Cascais and a variety of acclaimed golf courses, this hotel is a brilliant destination to include in your next trip.
Penha Longa Golf Resort is a luxurious destination in Portugal’s stunning Sintra Mountains. The elegant resort boasts two championship golf courses, including the highly acclaimed Atlantico Golf Course, designed by the renowned Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Guests can also enjoy a variety of other amenities, including a spa, fitness center, and indoor and outdoor pools. The resort has several dining options, including the Michelin-starred LAB restaurant, which offers a unique and innovative dining experience.
In addition to golf and spa amenities, Penha Longa Golf Resort also offers a variety of outdoor activities, such as horseback riding, hiking, and mountain biking. The resort is situated in a beautiful natural setting, surrounded by lush forests and stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean, and only a short drive from both the cultural rich center of Sintra, and the beach town of Cascais.
With its luxurious accommodations and unparalleled amenities, Penha Longa Golf Resort is the perfect destination for a relaxing and indulgent getaway.
The Oitavos is a luxury hotel in Cascais, Portugal, and a paradise for golf enthusiasts. The hotel is nestled amidst the stunning natural scenery of the Sintra Mountains and overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. The Oitavos boasts an award-winning golf course, Oitavos Dunes Golf Course, designed by the renowned golf architect Arthur Hills. The course is considered one of the best in Europe and offers a unique golfing experience with its challenging layout and breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.
In addition to golf, the hotel features luxurious accommodations, a world-class spa, and several dining options, including a Michelin-starred restaurant. This 5-star golf resort is also found only a short drive away from Cascais, a culturally rich and touristic beach town, allowing you to explore the stunning Portuguese culture. With its spectacular natural setting, top-notch amenities, and award-winning golf course, The Oitavos is the perfect destination for a golf getaway.
The Villa Cascais Boutique Hotel is a luxury hotel in the beautiful coastal town of Cascais, Portugal. This charming hotel boasts 11 elegant and spacious rooms, each uniquely decorated with a blend of traditional Portuguese and contemporary design elements. Guests can enjoy various amenities, including a rooftop terrace with stunning ocean views, a cosy lounge area with a fireplace, and a charming courtyard garden.
In addition to its luxurious accommodations, the Villa Cascais Boutique Hotel is also a great destination for golf enthusiasts. The hotel is just minutes from some of the best golf courses in the region, including the renowned Oitavos Dunes and Quinta da Marinha courses. Guests can easily arrange tee times and transportation through the hotel, making it the perfect base for a golfing holiday in Portugal.
The Ferraria Hotel Lisbon is a luxurious hotel in the heart of Lisbon’s city center, Portugal’s capital city. This elegant and stylish hotel features 16 beautifully designed rooms with modern amenities and comfortable furnishings. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s on-site restaurant, which offers a delicious selection of traditional Portuguese cuisine, while also profiting from the wide variety of food found on Lisbon’s streets
In addition to its luxurious accommodations, the Ferraria Hotel Lisbon also offers easy access to some of the area’s top golf courses. Golf enthusiasts can enjoy a round of golf at the nearby Belas Clube de Campo, one of Portugal’s most prestigious golf courses, or take a short drive to either Sintra, where the iconic Atlantic Championship golf course can be found, or to Cascais to explore the dunes of the Oitavos Dunes Golf Course. With it’s prime location in Portugal’s cultural epicentre, this hotel allows golfers to not only enjoy the splendour of sun-bathed Portuguese golf but also its rich, cultural lifestyle
These villas are located directly next to the well-known and acclaimed Quinta Da Marinha Golf Course, making it the perfect place to stay. Perfect for larger groups, these villas offer luxury as they overlook the course itself. Found in the splendid nature of Cascais, only a short drive from the Humberto Delgado airport, these villas will transport you into the tranquillity of Portuguese nature.
These villas also provide easy access to a variety of other golf courses that include the Oitavos Dunes Golf Course in Cascais, the Montessori Course in Sintra, and the Aroeira Golf Course in Setubal. Aside from this, Cascais town centre also offers a variety of incredible food options, shopping, and places to explore. Ultimately, these villas provide a unique experience for any golfer as they sit in the epicentre of the Portuguese golf scene.
Though found further out from some golf courses, these apartments are perfect for larger groups not only in Portugal to enjoy its incredibly golf scene, but also for those who wish to immerse themselves in Portuguese culture. Located in the centre of Lisbon, these apartments allow for all the city’s diverse historical and cultural aspects as they are found only a short walk away from museums, shops, landmarks and many restaurants.
These apartments also provide a relaxing and luxurious stay with modern furnishings and finish promoting a delightful stay.
While in the centre of Portugal’s capital city, these apartments also provide access to some of Portugal’s best golf courses. Only a short drive away are golf course found in Cascais and Sintra, which includes the Oitavos Dunes Golf Course, and the globally acclaimed Atlantic Championship Course in Penha Longa designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. Slightly further away, other courses such as West Cliffs Golf Course and Aroeira Golf Course can be explored.
Overall, these apartments allow for anyone to enjoy a comfortable and relaxing stay in Portugal’s capital, Lisbon, while also providing easy access to some of Portugal’s very best courses
Located in Cascais, one of Portugal’s main tourist and cultural centres, these luxurious apartment-style rooms overlook the Cascais Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Several cultural and historical sites can easily be explored directly beside, and a short walk from the hotel. Restaurants can be found everywhere in the streets of Cascais, and sprawling beaches can be found only a 5-minute walk away. This 4-star hotel offers a relaxing and luxurious stay while providing a simple shuttle from Lisbon’s main airport.
Furthermore, this hotel has a prime position for golfers visiting Portugal. Located only a couple minute drive from some of Portugal’s best, including the Oitavos Dunes Golf Course, Quinta Da Marinha Golf Course, or the Atlantic Championship Course, it makes the hotel a perfect destination for those wishing to explore Portugal’s impeccable golf scene. Ultimately, for those wishing to explore the best of what Portugal has to offer, whether culturally or related to golf, staying at this hotel, with its prime location, is one step closer to being able to do so.
Other City Center Hotels in Lisbon include:
For a local experience, the newly-opened Cais do Sodré, once the red-light district and now filled with hip bars and clubs, is ideally situated to stay surrounded by Lisbons vibrant atmosphere. The 18th-century white powder-blue buildings feature five themed floors showing different aspects of the capital: guitar covers the walls of the Fado Floor, books fill a bookcase named after Fernando Pessoa, etc. It’s functional, but fun, and includes iPod ports, a clothes rail (no cupboards), and a shower (but no toilet).
Pousada Lisboa provides an impressive conversion to a huge old building at Praça Comérco. Baixa is ideally located near many tourist sites and right near the river Tagus, and its rooms are close enough to view spectacular views. The hotel features simple décor and a classical restaurant. This is a reliable hotel that will take you into Lisbons heart. Price: Doubles in the range of £460. Address: Pousadas de Lisboa, Praça do Coméra 31-34 1100-148 Lisbon.
Those who love the feeling of having arrived upon arrival at their hotel can use the Palacio Principe Real. The 19th century palace retains original characteristics including marble flooring, stucco plastering, and anallejo stone, but its design is not an adaptation to its own past. The hotel features bright and colorful decor throughout, a stocked fridge with free snacks, and a private bathroom. In a peaceful environment, you can relax on a beautiful terrace, enjoy the delicious wine in our bar, or take part in the swimming pool. Spa
Santiago de Alfama is a romantic spot on an old road where Christopher Columbus got married and is surrounded by charming streets and enchanting romantics. Guests enjoy breathtaking views of Lisbon towards the river and the original walls are restored with restored tiles on floors highlighting their architectural heritage. The family-run boutique has only five rooms. Price: Doubles : £189. Addresses: Santiago 12, 1111-494 Lisbon, Portugal.
In the spirit the ‘frivolous’ it’s just right you can enjoy Lisbon’s love for beauty – which The Vintage perfectly achieves by featuring one-off artwork dotted throughout its premises. This unique boutique hotel consists of 56 rooms and 3 suites all with vintage bars, from which guests can create their own free gin and tonic and most with views over the city. Lisbon is well renowned for its rooftop bars and the V Rooftop bar stands out from the competition with its elevated garden and the lone-star vibe of LA. Abigail Malbon Pricing: Doubles from £22.