Join Gary at the 5* Pestana Vila Sol Hotel in Vilamoura and enjoy an Escorted Golf Coaching Holiday package of a resort hotel + golf + coaching. Plus, play 2 rounds at Vale do Lobo.
You will experience a 5* hotel furnished to a high standard. The resort has 27 holes of golf designed by Donald Steel and good practice facilities.
You play Vale do Lobo twice, with it's iconic cliff to cliff top 16th hole on the Royal Course. Vale do Lobo is 25 mins away. Here Gary will offer putting and chipping practice.
The journey to Vila Sol from Faro airport is 25 minutes.
The 5* Vila Sol facilities include - restaurants and bars in the hotel and golf club, large adult pool and separate children's pool, a gym, access to Vila Sol Spa (1km away) - surrounded by gardens and the golf course.
What a tonic to leave the UK winter for winter sunshine and to spend time with your excellent and highly experienced host Gary Pike.
The 5 nights Half Board are in the Green Pines restaurant, which offers international cuisine and traditional Portuguese dishes. On the other 2 nights we have options for you such as on the return from Vale do Lobo.
You will stay in Double Classic rooms. Upgrades to Superior and Suite rooms are available.
In the hotel you are close to the 27 holes of golf and there is a large driving range and short game facilities on site. You will play 3 rounds at Vila Sol and 2 rounds at the magnificent Vale do Lobo.
Your 3 Vila Sol playing days will have range time with Gary
Vale do Lobo - Ocean and Royal
Vilamoura Marina - some evenings after dinner you may want to wander around the marina.
Your host and Advanced PGA coach is Gary Pike. Gary will work with you on the range and hold short game schools - so all aspects of the game are covered. You will all have individual time and play with Gary, plus he is available each day for remedial advice.
You will have 7 nights and 5 days of Golf, with friendly competitions.
Arrive 19th March 2022 - Depart 26th March 2022 - 7 nights and 5 rounds, with 5 nights Half Board, £1028pp based on 2 sharing includes:
The cost excludes:
Based on a minimum group size of 7. Max of 11 + Gary.
This event is a mixed event. Solo golfers, groups and couples are welcomed.
Only £100pp deposit to secure a space - call us soon! This is a fabulous opportunity for a 5* escorted golf coaching holiday in winter sun with the highly regarded host Gary Pike. Below is a taste of Gary's experience.
Gary has played golf since the age of 8 and turned professional at 16. He has been personal coach to over 85 professional golfers on all the main tours.
In 2005 Gary was elected as an Advanced Member of the British Professional Golfers Association for his achievements in coaching.
For many years, Gary was Head Coach for the Essex County golf squads and presided over their success in winning the County Championships.
Gary has published over 250 articles on the golf swing and in 2000, Todays’ Golfer magazine recognised Gary as one of the UK’s top 40 coaches.
He is never short of a word of encouragement and loves to play golf with golfers of all levels. His friendly, relaxed coaching style immediately puts pupils at ease so they can enjoy the learning experience.
Gary’s vast experience and credentials also include: