Christmas and New Year in the Algarve at Penina Hotel & Golf Resort
15 November 2016
Where festivities ignite, the culinary fiesta never ceases and golf rules
Synonymous with sophistication and epitomised by Portuguese charm, the festive season at Penina Hotel & Golf Resort has long been defined by an array of lavish experiences. From exclusive golf tournaments to a range of decadent dinners demonstrating the Algarve’s stunning culinary heritage and a fabulous kid’s programme, our team go that extra mile to help set your Christmas spirit alight.
Christmas Golfing Events at Penina
Get in a round on one of the greatest courses in Europe, the Sir Henry Cotton Championship Course. Renowned as the first ever 18-hole Championship course in the Algarve, our ten time host of the Portugal Open will leave you astounded. Designed by golfing legend Sir Henry Cotton, the Par 73 course surrenders to the natural beauty of the Algarve, as the main holes challenge your game with a litany of bunkers, water hazards and precarious ditches.
23rd December at 11.00am - Driving Range Golf Pro Clinic
Complimentary to all guests
24th December from 9.04am - Individual Christmas Stableford Competition
€15 + green fees for guests
€55 for visitors
28th December at 11.00am - Driving Range Golf Pro Clinic
Complimentary to all guests
31st December - 2 Ball Better Ball Competition. Including: Prize giving, finger buffet and beverages
€35 + green fees for guests
€65 for visitors
Festive Dining at Penina
Eat, drink and be merry is the essence of Penina Resort’s six fine-dining destinations, with a variety of festive dinners, lunches and brunches featuring the best of local and international recipes. Whether a buffet at the hotel’s main restaurant Sagres, the finest crème brûlée and truffles at Le Grill or rock star chefs conjuring up a succulent roast, our gourmet connoisseurs ensure that Christmas in the Algarve is unsurpassed. Dining alfresco at the Sir Henry Cotton Club you get the best seat in the house, with the backdrop of the championship course to frame winter evenings.
Christmas & Boxing Day Dining at Penina
Begin the merry-making with a Christmas Eve culinary fiesta at Le Grill where you will be welcomed with festive décor, twinkling candlelight and signature drinks, including Algarve wines produced in the Algarve just fifteen minutes from Penina. A bespoke set menu will stir the soul with the appearance of many of the festive favourites as well as serving up a scrumptious Christmas lunch, while those who want to continue celebrating come evening time can head over to Sagres Restaurant for a Portuguese-inspired buffet dinner.
24th December at 7.30pm - Christmas Eve Dining in Le Grill
€84 per person for set menu and beverages
25th December at 12.00pm - Christmas Lunch in Le Grill
€81 per person for set menu and beverages
25th December at 7.30pm - Christmas Dining Buffet in Sagres Restauarnt
€69 per person for buffet menu and beverages
26th December at 12.00pm - Boxing Day Dining in Le Grill
€70 per person for buffet menu and beverages
New Year’s Fine-Dining and Parties
Step into a world of Portuguese flavours with an exciting evening of mesmerising delights. Indulge in delicious cocktails at the Blue Lounge, followed by sumptuous buffets at Sagres or set menus at the Sir Henry Cotton Club and Le Grill. After dinner, mix and mingle at the Blue Lounge and dance the night away to live music. Brunch on the 1st January will start the year with a hearty selection of meats, fresh seafood, beverages and desserts.
31st December at 7.00pm - New Year's Eve Cocktail in the Blue Lounge
31st December at 8.00pm - New Year's Eve Dining in Le Grill
€167 per person for set menu and beverages. Includes entertainment and access to the exclusive after party and dancing in the Blue Lounge
31st December at 8.00pm - New Year's Eve Dining in Sagres Restaurant
€132 per person for set menu and beverages. Includes entertainment and access to the exclusive after party and dancing in the Blue Lounge
31st December at 8.00pm - New Year's Eve Dining in The Sir Henry Cotton Club
€101 per person for set menu and beverages. Includes entertainment and access to the exclusive after party and dancing in the Blue Lounge
31st December Midnight until 3.00am - New Year's Eve Party in the Blue Lounge
1st January at 11.00am - New Year's Brunch at Sagres Restaurant
€25 per person for buffet menu and beverages
Family Events at Penina Hotel & Golf Course
When spending the festive season with the família, chances are that the holiday dreams of your little ones may be very different to your own. The joy of Penina is not only its superb range of golf and relaxation, but its fantastic mix of tailor-made fun. Younger guests can opt for our Kangaroo Club, which is - of course - open for Christmas. Our fully trained staff can’t wait to make your children’s Christmas stay as special as possible.
For more information or to book, call us on +351 282 420 200
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