Golf in Lagos
In Lagos, we highlight the following golf courses.
Espiche Campo de Golf
This golf course is an ecological reserve, which provides an excellent golfing experience in an environment with a rich natural heritage. This course was designed by Peter Sauerman which integrated it so harmoniously into the surrounding natural landscape. The practitioners of this sport appreciative and value diversity, the charm, the challenge that this field of play provide both the satisfaction and the subtlety of course PAR 72, which requires the golfer to use a variety of techniques to make an intelligent game. A golf course where the fairways are designed to use the natural slopes and undulating depressions and the greens are sculpted and require great technical approach to the players. The Espiche Golf has a greater responsibility in the way they do their maintenance, has a history of environmental research and is committed to the ongoing process of sustainability.
Boavista Golf – Quinta da Boavista
Boavista Golf was designed by Howard Swan, the former President of the European Golf Courses Architects designed a striking and impressive field of 18 hole and par 71, with a view of the beautiful city of Lagos, surrounded by the Atlantic Coast and the Serra de Monchique.
In this course designed Frank Pennick, consists of 5 of the 18 holes are in the dunes along the long sandy Meia Praia, while the remaining 13 holes are located in the rolling hills. The hole five pair # 5 is 550 meters unquestionably one of the most popular links at European level. Much of the other holes have a panoramic view of the bay of Lagos and the distant mountains of Monchique. This course is par 71, which includes eleven par 4, par three 5:04 par 3.