Praia D'El Rey Golf & Beach Resort
Praia D'El Rey is a 600 acre Golf & Beach Resort situated on the West coast of Portugal, widely known as the 'Silver Coast.' The resort opened in 1996 when the golf course was completed. There is an exciting mix of pine tree and undulating sand dune holes. It soon become a worldwide holiday destination, as people flocked to the prestigious golf courses and luxurious beaches. Praia D’el Rey is surrounded by the 18 hole championship golf course and the 3 km sandy beach of the Silver Coast. The properties in Praia Del Rey, are just as fabulous as you would expect of such a desirable location, making the perfect homes for a golf rentals or second home.
Praia D’el Rey is situated only a 40 minute drive from Lisbon airport and only a few hours from the Porto or Faro airports. Praia D'El Rey has become one of Portugal's finest holiday resorts. Facilities include luxury holiday rental properties, Marriott hotel, a Tennis centre, golf course with practice facilities and a professional football pitch which is regularly used by the Benefica football team as well as the Portuguese national squad. Just a few kms away are the new resorts of Bom Sucesso, Perola Da Lagoa and the soon to be Oceanico resort. In the next few years there will be around 5 championship golf courses along with the Praia D'El Rey course thus making the Silver Coast Portugal's main golfing destination. Currently(2012) there are 3 open - PDR, Bom Successo and the latest of Royal Obidos,
On Praia D’el Rey’s doorstep is the famous historic medeival town of Obidos, the large Obidos lagoon (which offers many different watersports) and local towns such as the fishing port of Peniche, the surfing beach at Baleal and the excellent wine region of Bombarral.
Praia D'El Rey is a must if you wish to experience the 'Real Portugal' and the local rustic atmosphere but in luxurious surroundings. What better way to experience it than a holiday rental with Albatross Villas.
Praia D'El Rey Resort Awards:
Portugal's Leading Resort 2007, awarded by the World Travel Awards
Leading International Developer by International Homes Magazine 2007
Homes Overseas Award 2006 - Best Apartment
Best Portugal Development 2005
Golf Resort of the Year Europe 2007
Rated 80th in Golf World Top 100 golf courses 2005
Golf World Ranked 13th in Continental Europe 2002/2003
Rated 13th in Golf World Top 100 European golf courses 2002/2003