Luxury Travel Guide names Penha Longa as Best Luxury Golf Resort in Europe

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Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. Penha Longa Resort is recognized as the No. 1 Luxury Golf Resort in the 2017 Luxury Travel Guide Awards.

i golg travel news-penha longa golf resortThe Penha Longa Resort is pleased to announce it has been successful in winning the Luxury Golf Resort Award 2017. The Luxury Travel Guide Awards represent the pinnacle of travel and tourism achievement, championing the best in their respective fields.

All winners of the Luxury Travel Guide Awards are subject to the same rigorous assessment criteria, carried out by specialists in the luxury travel and tourism industry.

David Martinez, General Manager at Penha Longa Resort said: “At Penha Longa Resort, we are committed to understanding the desires of our luxury travelers and creating a unique, comfortable and inviting environment where our guests wish to return again and again. It is such an honor to receive this award on behalf of all our Ladies & Gentlemen, whose constant hard work and dedication have made this possible”

Hugo Pinheiro, the resort’s Golf Director continued, “Our golfers come from all over the world to play Penha Longa, and we hope this award will let even more people know what first class courses we have here in Sintra.”

Surrounded by 545 acres of national park and operated by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Penha Longa Resort is a historic sanctuary of European natural inspiration.

Once a retreat of the Portuguese Royal Family and home to an ancient monastery this elegant European estate and luxury hotel encompasses a 16th-century palace, 400-year- old gardens, 27 holes of golf and a spectacular spa — all just 30 minutes from Portugal’s capital of Lisbon.