01494 875 164

Penha Longa Architect : Robert Trent Jones Junior - Distance : 6879 yds
Number of holes : 27 - Par : 72
Portugal - Lisbon

Penha Longa Penha Longa Golf Course Penha Longa Golf Course

Overview Penha Longa

Quinta da Penha Longa is a relevant historical site because the first convent of the Order of St. Jerome was built there in 1355 under the responsibility of Father Vasco Martins. King Manuel I ordered a retirement house to be built there, where he went into mourning for the late Queen Mary, the daughter of Ferdinand and Isabel of Spain. King Henrique and King Sebastian spent a long time in the two houses that face the pond of Adens. When the Religious Orders were extinguished, the convent was sold and its second owner was the Count of Penha Longa, Sebastião Pinto Leite, also Viscount of Gandarinha.

Over the past 600 years Penha Longa has undergone several changes and many buildings have been constructed there, such as the Palace, the Church, the Fountain of Tears, the Fountain of St. Gonçalo and the Palace of the Marquis of Angeja.

The famous golf architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. was chosen to design the course.
The course which is 6,290 metres long off the championship tees is somewhat hilly and a certain degree of fitness is required to walk it. But this detail is of little importance when one considers the beauty of the landscape to be enjoyed.

The par-5 6th is benign and seems easy. But beware of being short of the two-levelled and very fast green beyond the lake and before the ruins. On the back nine, like in almost every great golf course, the three last holes are excellent. The 16th, a long par 4 invites players to drive over a valley, this being followed by a rather hard shot, to an elevated green protected by a bunker at the front. The 17th is a 187-metre par 3 that requires great accuracy. Finally, the 18th is a par 5 with a birdie chance depending on the wind strength and direction.

This finish makes every player cudgel his brains.

Hotels nearby

Description Distance

Penha Longa Resort

  • 194 rooms
0.04 miles
2.09 miles
3.50 miles
4.30 miles

Hotel Baia Cascais

  • 113 rooms
4.05 miles

Vila Gale Cascais

  • 233 rooms
4.49 miles
5.03 miles
17.37 miles

Sana Sesimbra

  • 100 rooms
27.25 miles

Troia Design Hotel

  • 205 rooms
32.59 miles
34.80 miles
Let us put together your perfect Golf Holiday

+ Advanced search

Advanced search

Hotel Star Rating

  • Luxe
  • 5 Etoiles
  • 4 Etoiles
  • 3 Etoiles
  • 2 Etoiles
golf on site
swimming pool
Request a call back
with one of our expert advisors
  • Practice range
  • Putting green
  • Pitching green
  • Club house
  • Proshop
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Customer reviews
Exceptional golf course

Couse is very good inded, woth some fanatastic views of the f1 track - and the sea.


Penha Longa
Estrada da Lagoa Azul - Linho
2714-511 Sintra

Title * :
First Name * :
Surname * :
Email address * :
Please re-enter your Email address * :
Postcode * :
Country * :
Birthdate mm/dd/yyyy :
Mobile phone :
I wish to receive the newsletter
and special offers from A Golfing Experience * :
I wish to receive offers from
partners of A Golfing Experience * :
Golf handicap * :
Language :
Fields indicated with a * are mandatory.

:: Comète :: Agence de communication Lyon