Monte Rei Golf 


18 holes

Sesmarias, Vila Nova de cacela 8901-907, Portugal.

GPS; LAT; 37º 12' 16.75" N.  LONG: 7º 33' 4.31" W.


Monte Rei Golf


Based in Vila Nova de Cacela, Algarve, Portugal.

The Monte Rei Resort is set in the picturesque foothills of the Eastern Algarve, with sweeping views of the Serra do Caldeirao mountains to the North and the Atlantic Ocean to the South.

It has a unique design and is a treat to play. Water comes into play on 11 of the 18 holes. There are an enjoyable eight par 4s, five par 3s and five par 5s in a challenging and distinctive layout.

The golf course’s presentation is highly individual, each hole a design gem blending effortlessly into this natural canvas, from its ingeniously shaped and sculptured bunkers, to the impressive presentation and attention to detail making every hole as remarkable as the next. Fairways and greens are bordered by several lakes, indigenous plants, native grasses and trees adding drama to the landscape and providing golfers with unforgettable moments in this unique and tranquil golf environment.


The Monte Rei Golf course opened in June 2007 and was designed by Jack Nicklaus.


18 holes, Par 72


White; 6567 m, Slope 146

Yellow; 6030 m, Slope 142

Blue; 5713 m, Slope 138/147 (Men/ladies)

Red; 4845 m, Slope 132


The total length is 6567 m

Handicap; Men; 24 Ladies; 32


Facilities; Clubhouse, Bag drop and valet parking, Pro shop, ‘Academy Cafe’ situated next to the practice greens, between holes 1 and 10, driving range, putting greens, bunkers and short game areas, golf academy, indoor and outdoor swing analysis studios, Titleist fitting studio, rental clubs, trolleys and buggies.

The impressive clubhouse at Monte Rei Golf is set in beautiful landscaped gardens and courtyards. It’s stunning interior, designed by some of the world’s leading architects and interior designers, offers a welcoming haven after a day’s golf. Along with the celebrated and award-winning chef Albano Lourenco, the Clubhouse offers ‘Vistas’ a fine dining restaurant and ‘Monte Rei Grill’ for breakfast, lunch or light snacks.


Monte Rei Golf & Country Club address; Sesmarias, Vila Nova de Cacela 8901-907, Portugal.

Monte Rei Golf & Country Club GPS; LAT; 37º 12' 16.75" N.  LONG: 7º 33' 4.31" W.