For the fourth year in a row Portugal has been chosen as both Europe and the World’s best golf destination at the 2017 World Golf Awards.
The Algarve has also receiving the additional accolade of Portugal's best golf course which goes to the stunning Quinta do Lago-Sul.
“It's with great satisfaction that we see Portugal named both the World and Europe’s Best Golf Destination" said Algarve tourism's Desidério Silvaand.
The Algarve’s 40 golf courses and unparalleled quality golf villa accommodation make it the ideal choice for golfers from all over the world, with a record 1.3 million rounds of golf being played in 2016.
The World Golf Awards aim to “celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism” and for the Algarve to be singled out in this way highlights the regions dedication to the sport and the many people who enjoy it.
A full list of World Golf Awards winners can be found at www.worldgolfawards.com/winners/2017