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1 of the top golf courses

One of the best golf courses and very challenging. Each hole is different and you never get bored... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Rina G
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London, United Kingdom
Lovely Golf Course with a couple of stunning signature holes on the coast

San Lorenzo is a great test of golf and has a couple of stunning signature holes. The only reason... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
carlm729
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Worminghall, United Kingdom
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Voted Continental Europe's second best golf course by the Golf World magazine, this impeccably maintained course, with its eighteen widely ranging holes running past lakes, pine trees and Atlantic beaches, make it an attractive challenge for all...more
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Rua Quinta do Lago, Quinta do Lago 8135-162, Portugal
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

We loved it here. Worried about previous reviews about state of course but we found it in good condition, with treacherous greens. The fairways were in keeping with a links style course. Beautiful views and lots of wildlife to enjoy. Lucky to have great weather...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

One of the best golf courses and very challenging. Each hole is different and you never get bored however its gone downhill. The course is over played and in desperate need of some investment. It’s looking extremely battered. Real shame as it’s one of favourite...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rina G
Reviewed December 1, 2018

I don't normally write rfeviews on golf courses but in this case I thought ot was necessary. This is the 3rd year in a row we have palyed here as we really like the course. However it gets worse every year & the course was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

You get a great welcome at the pro-shop by 2 very helpful lads, and it goes down from there. Changing room is worn out, and only 3 m square!!!! No course maps for yardages, met by the" mozzie" sprayers trying to control the residents. Got...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Very disappointing small club house but with great views Pro shop good but no course yardage books or even maps on the cards hard to find your way round the course, staff very helpful, reasonable priced drinks and food, BUT the course oh dear. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

This is my second visit to SL in the past 3 years, the last time the course was in appalling condition but this time it was better - but not great. Tees continue to be a bit scruffy, fairways not too bad and greens patchy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I’d never played San Lorenzo before and was a little concerned, having read the mixed reviews, but what a place! Fabulous course, some amazing holes and a true pleasure to visit this club. 12 of us played on Sunday at 12pm and it took 5...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Having played San Lorenzo probably 100 times in the last 20 years, this is the first time I have ever offered a review and it is inspired by the sheer lethargy and lack of effort shown by the manager at the golf course. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

San Lorenzo is a great test of golf and has a couple of stunning signature holes. The only reason for not rating it higher is that it is in need of a little care and attention as already noted and play is very slow as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Golf was good albeit slow at 4.5hrs. Annoyed that no drinks cart came around and ran out of water in sweltering 32deg!

Date of experience: September 2018
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mk26122017
October 24, 2017|
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Response from peterr220 | Reviewed this property |
You can book through. Yourgolf. Or Golfbreaks You should play. Royal. And ocean. Courses. Quinta south and north and Monterei. These courses are stunning as I play them 4 times a year and have just returned. Do not... More
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Linda M
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It's included if you stay at the Dona Filipe but circa 140 Euros if you just pitch up to the golf course.
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I played San Lorenzo in September this year (2016). The place is a mess. Everything about the club is tatty. Tee boxes, greens, fairways, club house, buggies, etc. the place is a total rip off. They wanted to charge 48... More
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