Algarve Hotels
Penina Hotel and Golf Resort   

Located only 45 minutes away from Faro International Airport, in western Algarve, Portugal, Penina Hotel & Golf Resort is set within a magnificent 360 acre estate of never ending natural landscape field. Crowned as one of most leisure filled resorts in the Algarve, particularly for golf enthusiasts, Penina Hotel & Golf Resort offers an array of leisure options making it the ideal choice for a families or individuals alike. A pioneer amongst golf resorts in the Algarve, Penina Hotel & Golf Resort is the only resort in Portugal with three onsite golf courses within its 360 acres (145 hectares) grounds where guests can experience and explore: The Sir Henry Cotton Championship 18 hole course, and two 9 hole - The Academy Course and the Resort Course. Our clients can also improve their swing at our recently renovated driving range. With a capacity for 70 golfers and 12 covered bays, plus a putting & chipping practice area, it is already considered the best and largest Portugal's practice area.

Within our 3 property golf courses, the Sir Henry Cotton Championship Course was the first 18 holes resort golf course to be built in Portugal and therefore is unquestionably where golf started in this southern corner of the Algarve.

The 188 recently refurbished rooms and suites are equipped to the standard of a five star hotel; including air conditioning, satellite TV, TV LCD, mini-bar, safe, bathrobes, hairdryer, coffee & tee making facilities and High Speed Internet. Standard rooms (balcony on request) have views over the Resort Course or the Monchique Mountains; Superior rooms have private balcony and views over the pool and championship golf course and Studio rooms comprise a split-level bedroom / sitting room with pool view. There are also a number of junior and grand suites with separate sitting rooms and the new room category Family Room ideal for families. Penina Hotel & Golf Resort is considered the ideal sporting leisure facility, offering its guests a wide selection of sport and leisure activities. The resort offers to its clients 5 hard tennis courts, jogging track, a gym, sauna, massage, beauty center, an outdoor Olympic size swimming pool and a FIFA-sized football field which has been used by teams such as Chelsea from the UK and Borussia Dortmund from Germany for their winter training. The football pitch may be pre booked in advance for specific sporting events or simply used by hotel guests for a friendly game.

The hotel offers a traditional Portuguese charm, complemented by a high standard of decor, service, and exceptional cuisine, offering 5 restaurants (2 seasonal) and 3 bars where dining opportunities include casual snacks, formal grills, Mediterranean specialties and themed evenings. A courtesy shuttle bus to the hotel's beach club with own restaurant at Alvor beach is at client's disposal from June to September.