Palheiro Golf

Can you imagine the views from this outstanding course located 500meters above sea level and overlooking the Madieran capital of Funchal and the magnificent Atlantic?


Designed by the outstanding golf architecht Cabbel B Robinson in 1993, this is another must play course. As in most places on this island, you’ll feel like you are in paradise here. This is a 200 year old estate converted to golf course and full of natural beauty and natural obstacles.

The valleys and ridges of Madieras rugged terrain add to the excitement of the course. From the tee off to the very end, you need to be focused. You must be precise if you want to win the round here. Along with the hazards, you have the fragrances of the beautiful exotic flowers and the happily chirping birds that tug at your concentration all the way around.

The clubhouse and the spectacular views are just where you want to be after your game. You´ll feel you could sit on the terrace sipping your drink for an eternity. Don´t stop there however. Order a divine meal at the restaurant. Fresh traditional delicious Madieran cuisine is what is waiting for you here. If there´s anything else you need, the experts at the clubs pro shop will be more than happy to give you some professional friendly advice.


Holes: 18

Type: Parkland course

Par: 72

Suitable for novice players: yes

Length: 5859 metre

Handicap m/f: 28/36

Design: Cabell B. Robinson - 1993



Rua do Balancal nº 29
9060-414 Funchal


Bar and snacks

Buggy hire

Snack bar

Changing rooms

Club hire

Club repair service


Driving range

Fitness centre

Trolley hire (manual and automatic)


Pitching and putting greens

Practice bunker

Pro shop

Putting green



Would you like to book this golf course? Perhaps with some other golf courses in this region?


Due to the many years of relationship that we have built up with the golf courses, we can often offer the green fees at a reduced price. We are usually ahead of the curve when it comes to allocating better tee times and booking buggies. Convenience serves people, doesn't it!


Would you like us to take that off your hands and take advantage of a pleasant price for your green fee package? Call or Mail for the best green fee price or fill in the application form and you will receive a quotation without obligation.


United Kingdom: 020 3318 9461
Netherlands: 030 8200353
Belgium: 03 8082 251
Spain: +34 966265073