Exploring Pinheiros Altos
Are you ready to discover Pinheiros Altos, a true gem in the Algarve’s Golden Triangle? Nestled amidst the Pine Trees of the Ria Formosa, it is considered one of the premier golf resorts in Europe.
The area has much to offer to guests who are seeking a getaway filled with luxury, fun and sunshine. While it’s great for golf, it is located near the beach and plenty of the Algarve’s hotspots.
Many of the SandyBlue villas and apartments are based here, so you can call Pinheiros Altos home for the duration of your stay. Allow us to give you a tour and discover much more!
Pinheiros Altos Beaches
Praia da Quinta do Lago is a mere five minutes drive away and it is a truly fabulous beach. It offers 3.5 kilometers of soft, white sand and is a great beach to relax. It is located in front of the Ria Formosa and the famous bridge leading to the beach crosses the Ria Formosa, providing a glorious walk to and from the beach.
Restaurants in Pinheiros Altos
Feeling hungry? While our villas and apartments have fully equipped kitchens to help you cook up a storm, a holiday just wouldn’t be a holiday without exploring the local cuisine. These restaurants are guaranteed to leave your mouth watering.
- Amara - A fantastic restaurant that aims to redefine Portuguese cuisine. It is in a great setting, perfect for casual conversations over good food and wine.
- Casa Velha - Located in an old farmhouse building, this restaurant has one of the prettiest terraces in the area. You can expect immaculate food when you visit!
Things to do in Pinheiros Altos
You will be in an ideal location in Pinheiros Altos, with plenty to do in and around the area. No matter what type of holiday you’re looking for, be it active or relaxing, you will have everything you need!
Pinheiros Altos is one of the most prestigious and successful golfing centres in Europe, and features a 27-hole championship course that offers exciting challenges and varying degrees of difficulty. The course boasts three 9-hole groupings, each a par 36, with numerous ways of playing 18 sublime holes, depending on your level of experience.
Based within the heart of Ria Formosa, and a stone’s throw away from the beach, you will not find a more scenic round of golf. You will also be close by to Quinta do Lago’s golf club should you wish to try a few courses out during your stay.
Fantastic Tennis Courts
The Jim Stewart Tennis Academy is close by and is perfect for tennis fans of all ages. The academy has over ten courts which feature different surfaces to play on, including hard courts, astro-turf and clay.
Unbeatable Hiking and Cycling Routes
As the area is deep in the heart of the Ria Formosa, you will be able to set out for a walk or a run in a truly beautiful setting. There is so much to discover here, with guided walks available or you can explore on your own.
Many of the Algarve’s walking trails can be joined near Pinheiros Altos, so you are spoilt for choice on which direction to go. Head to the lake or past the sand dunes towards Faro Island for a beautiful stroll in the sunshine.
Book your trip to Pinheiros Altos with SandyBlue
What are you waiting for? There really is so much to see here - our guide is only a taste of what to expect in Pinheiros Altos. Explore our wonderful villas and apartments and reserve your ideal dates.