Vale de Milho is a beautiful golf resort just outside Carvoeiro on the Atlantic coast of the Algarve, Portugal. Being located on the Algarve coast, Vale de Milho is more than just a small, peaceful golf resort. It is an ideal place for family holidays due the combination of golf and sandy beaches which it entails, meaning those members of the family who are not happy with a golf club in hand are spoilt for choice of activity too.
The 9 hole, par 3 course in the centre of Vale de Milho is highly landscaped, providing a testing round for any golfer. Beginners are made very welcome, making family golf holidays a great option. There are resident coaches, a pro shop, a driving range, pitching areas, putting greens and a clubhouse in which to relax after your round, making Vale de Milho a complete golf resort in the sun. People who play the course for the first time are often very surprised by the number of challenges the course throws up.
The beaches surrounding a villa in Vale de Milho are ideal for lazy summer days, with soft, powdery sand, clear waters and magnificent scenery. The beaches in the area have been the focus for tourism for many years, and as a result, they are fully equip with all the facilities, refreshments and sports opportunities you could hope for.
The countryside of the Algarve is accessible just a few miles from Vale de Milho, where you can walk and cycle through delightfully untouched landscapes, getting frequent glimpses of the dramatic coastline.
Culture is never far away on the Algarve, and the surrounding towns are filled with magnificent local restaurants and some delightful beachside cafes. Family holidays are also well catered for in Vale de Milho, with mini golf courses, swimming pools, petting zoos, riding stables, theme parks and Europe’s largest water park all within a few miles of a villa in Vale de Milho.
If you take a self catering Vale de Milho holiday rental, you will probably do much of your shopping in the town of Carvoeiro. The town is a beautiful beach resort, offering excellent beaches, fine restaurants and a huge amount of entertainment. Boat trips along the coast are great fun, especially if you take a fishing rod or scuba tank.
The excellent climate of the Algarve is well documented, with an average of almost 300 days of sunshine every year. In July and August, average temperatures reach over 30˚C, whilst in winter, the course at Vale de Milho is blessed with temperatures of over 15˚C.
Within half an hour of leaving Faro Airport (FAO), you can be settling into your luxury villa in Vale de Milho. There are a huge number of daily flights to Faro, direct from the UK, often with special offers supplied by the ‘no frills’ airlines.