Las Colinas Golf & Country Club Awarded

Tee Times Spain Golf - Las Colinas Golf & Country Club

Tee Times Spain Golf – Las Colinas Golf & Country Club

Tee Times Spain Golf – Las Colinas Golf & Country Club Awarded by World Travel Awards

Las Colinas Golf & Country Club has been awarded the Spain`s Leading Villa Resort at the gala of the 22 edition of the World Travel Awards held on the Saturday 5th September 2015 in Sardinia, Italy.

This is an especially important award because the World Travel Awards are widely recognized internationally as the hallmark of quality that rewards excellence in the tourism sector.

The winners are chosen by online voting open to the public and category “Leading resort villas” rewards those developments that not only stand out for the quality of its facilities, but also offer services and attractive spreads and housing that stand out for their architectural design and modern design.

To Silvia Llanes, Director Commercial, Marketing and Quality of GMP, the Spanish real estate owned Las Colinas: “We are very pleased to have won such a prestigious award. The World Travel Awards are undoubtedly one of those who have greater recognition in the tourism sector and the fact that Las Colinas Golf & Country Club has been recognized as the No. 1 resort villas in Spain we are proud and we motivated to continue striving for excellence in our products and services. Quality and innovation are strategic values ​​to GMP and this award reaffirms our them. I do wish to thank the owners of the houses of the Golf & Country Club for their continued support. And the team of Las Colinas, for their contribution to make our customers feel that enjoy a world apart whenever we visit. ”

Tee Times Spain Golf - Las Colinas Golf & Country Club

Tee Times Spain Golf – Las Colinas Golf & Country Club

Cristobal Guerrero, Director of Las Colinas, believes the differential offer experiences and facilities and the quality of housing the Golf & Country Club has been the key to achieving this award: “I think we’ve been recognized as the resort villas leader of Spain by a combination of factors: the magnificent range of accommodation, together with the wide range of sports facilities, entertainment and dining as well as our proposal unique and memorable experiences.

The development villas have been designed by one of the most prestigious architectural studios in Europe, Woods Bagot. The golf course is managed by Troon Golf world leader and one of the top 100 in Continental Europe, we offer activities for the whole family, from tennis and paddle up a single falconry experience in Spain. Our Beach Club on the beach is another attraction differential, for sure, also, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club chooses another major prize in this 2015 to be nominated for the World Golf Awards, considered as one of the highest awards prestige within the industry in world golf, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club is a finalist in the category ‘Spain‘s Best Golf Course’ (best golf Spain). The winner will be announced at a gala to be held in November this year. ”

Since its opening in summer 2010, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club has been consolidated as an international reference in the tourist industry, thanks to the quality and uniqueness of their proposed course and residential. In fact, it is included in the ranking of the top 100 golf courses in continental Europe and in 2014 was the winner of the International Hotel & Property Awards in the category “Golf Resort”.

Las Colinas Golf & Country Club is located south of Alicante, on the Mediterranean coast, in a valley of great natural beauty between hills, near the sea.

In addition to its golf course, an 18 hole par 71 course designed by Cabell B. Robinson, the residential complex also houses the International School of Falconry Las Colinas, with a unique offering in Spain, luxury homes, exclusive beach club , designer restaurants and a wide range of facilities for sports.

It also offers a variety of experiences ranging from sailing to ballooning, through baptism in diving, sightseeing, cultural and wine.


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20th International Jazz Festival Loulé

Tee Times Portugal Holidays - 20th International Jazz Festival - Loulé, Algarve, Portugal

Tee Times Algarve Holidays – 20th International Jazz Festival – Loulé, Algarve, Portugal

Tee Times Algarve Holidays – 20th International Jazz Festival – Loulé, Algarve, Portugal – 1st – 3rd August 2014 – From 9:30pm, 1st August 2014

This international Jazz Festival, staged in the magnificent surrounds of the Alcaidaria Castle, offers lovers of Jazz holidaying on the Algarve the chance to soak up 3 nights of music. The eclectic line-up of international artists will be between them playing a fusion of classic Jazz, new-age Jazz, Funk and the Blues. This line-up includes Drummer Sonia ‘Little B’ Cabrita, Electronic Bassist Lee Cicero and Singer Genevieve Sparks with Guitarist John Cane. Summer-nights of live jazz, in a magical setting on the Algarve, would be a perfect addition to a holiday in Portugal. For information and tickets: (+351) 289 415 860 or (+351) 936 988 766.

For golfers on the Algarve, Chez Carlos Golf Society offers the chance to meet up with golfing-friends several times a month, for friendly and competitive games, along with the opportunity for discounted green-fees for society members. This very friendly golf-society also meet up regularly at the Chez Carlos bar and Restaurant, in Vilamoura.

For further information:
Tee Times Golf Agency Golf Agency offers support and recommendations for golfers playing in Portugal and Spain. Golf courses on the Algarve recommended include Oceanico’s, Vale do Lobo’s, Quinta do Lago’s and more.

For those attending the International Jazz festival Loulé that will be wishing for the nights to go on, there will also be a post main-event party. This party will be held in the Poeta Caffé & Lounge Bar, on both Friday and Saturday of this festival, with DJ Yacobian keeping the night of Jazz going.

For the booking of holiday accommodation, in both Portugal and Spain, Tee Times Tour Agency offers both advice and recommendations. For holiday accommodation on the Algarve, these recommendations include Dom Pedro Marina VilamouraTivoli Marina VilamouraDona Filipa HotelHotel Conrad AlgarveEncosta do lago and many more.

By Richard FM Conlon

Tee Times Portugal Holidays: Family-friendly Vilamoura

Vilamoura Marina

Tee Times Portugal Holidays – Marina – Vilamoura, Algarve – Portugal

Tee Times Portugal Holidays: Family-friendly Vilamoura – Activities, Sightseeing and Sports – Vilamoura, AlgarvePortugal

Vilamoura offers for many, at only 30 minutes from Faro airport, everything that is required for a fulfilling family holiday in Portugal.

There are 2 beaches, Praia de Vilamoura is east of the Marina and Praia da Rocha Baixinha is to the west of the Marina. Both beaches offer facilities for a relaxing time.

Tee Times Portugal Holidays - Vilamoura Beach - Vilamoura, Algarve - Portugal

Tee Times Portugal Holidays – Vilamoura Beach – Vilamoura, Algarve – Portugal

The Fun-Train, regularly following a set route of Vilamoura, is a great way for the whole family to get around and see the area. Amongst other sites, the train stops at the Family Golf Park – Super Mini-Golf. This exciting facility offers 2 fun-packed 18-hole mini golf courses, a café with a children’s menu and a children’s games room. Plus, lockers for private belongings.

If there is the desire to go further afield, the following might be of interest: Aquashow & Park Hotel, Quarteira (near Vilamoura); Slide and Splash – water slide park, Lagoa; Zoo Marine, Albufeira; ‘FollowMe! Tours’ – offering many coach trips, all over the Algarve and beyond. Boat-trips with ‘Algarve Seafaris’ – Grotto tours, Glass-bottom boats, Fishing and Cruises.

Tickets for all the above listed visitor attractions, and many more things to do, can be bought from either of the Tee Times T. O. offices in Vilamoura. For contact details & a map to both of the offices, please see

The choice of golf courses in the area is excellent. These include Oceanico group, Vila Sol, Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo.
Other facilities in Vilamoura include: A bike-hire scheme, which is operated by ‘Inframoura’. A lot of hotels offer access to this service, or similar.

The Vilamoura Tennis Club and Academy, offers multiple sports’ facilities for both adults and children, and a restaurant.

Cerro da Vila archaeological site (Roman ruins), near the north-end of the Marina. This open-air site displays remains of several types of Roman buildings. Along with artefacts from over 8 centuries, on display in the visitor centre.

For those wishing to stay in or around Vilamoura, Tee Times T. O. recommends Dom Pedro Marina Hotel, Crowne Plaza and Tivoli Marina Hotel and many more.

By Richard FM Conlon