A Complete Review of the Palmela Village Golf Resort
The traditional touch of this town will catch your attention
Palmela Village Golf Resort is situated in the natural habitat of Portugal. Though the town is far-stretched, you will not find heavy population around the place. This beautiful place got its name from its Roman statesman founder, Cornelius Palma. Palmela is located in the center of the urban town, Arrábida. Palmela Village Golf Resort is the heart of golf here.
This golf resort offers a beautiful golf experience to its guests. Located in the natural surroundings, the designer of Palmela Village Golf Resort has made the undulating course an ultimate golf destination for the visitors of Arrábida and Palmela. The resort is situated between Azeitao and Palmela. It is surrounded by the breathtaking beaches of Arrábida Natural Park.
The four-star resort offers a relaxing golf weekend in the lap of nature. Being very close to Lisbon, the visitors do not miss the luxuries of an urban town, while enjoying the ethnicity of a semi-rural place. The resort is designed in contemporary architecture. The guests can enjoy the leisure and sports facilities. The traditional atmosphere of the place lets the guests get into the mood of excitement and fun.
Golf in Palmela
The golf course of this resort was designed by Jorge Santana da Silva. It is an 18-hole course, marked by the undulating small dunes. You can play the whole course in par-61. Although you can cover the entire course quickly, still it offers many challenges to the golfers. Stretched over 3700 meters, this course is environed by pine trees. The Arrábida Mountains lie in the backdrop of this beautiful course.
The Palmela Village Golf Resort offers the luxury of an outdoor pool along with a sundeck. The children’s playground is an added feature of the place.
The Palmela town
Castelo de Palmela, the castle in the city gives a unique view of the whole area of Setúbal Peninsula in Lisbon as well as the Atlantic Coast. The castle had a strategic place for past many centuries. Even today, it is an important junction for the road and rail networks of Portugal. Many multi-national plants of various industries such as Coca-Cola and Volkswagen are located here. Many foreign families reside in the vicinity of Palmera.
The traditional product of this town is wine. This fine product has won many international awards in the festivals of the Queijo de Azeitão (means Azeitão's cheese)and Bordeaux's. Several festivals of Palmera are dedicated to wine such as Pão e Vinho (Festival of Cheese, Bread and Wine), the Festival do Queijo and the Festa das Vindimas (Vines' Festival).