In the Azores there are currently three golf courses, one in Terceira and two in S.Miguel, one of which is under construction on Pico Island and in the design phase of Ilha do Faial.
The most recent is located in the Batalha area, S.Miguel Island, on the North Coast, ten minutes from the city of Ponta Delgada. It has 27 holes, with long fairways and excellent greens. Its location allows you to enjoy a magnificent landscape of the entire North Coast of the island, with the blue of the Atlantic contrasting with the green of the pastures. Throughout the 27 holes, you can admire different angles of landscape. The last 9 holes, completed in 2003, have made it one of the largest golf courses in Portugal. There is a Clubhouse with covered area of 3,000 square meters with Bar, Private Restaurant, Public Bar, Luxury Public Restaurant, Meeting Room for 300 people, Pro-Shop and TV / Video Room.
The Furnas Golf Course is the apple of Azorean golfers’ eyes and of all those who admire the immense green landscape, surrounded by beautiful cryptomes, and where you breathe the most soothing air on the face of the earth. The Furnas Golf Course started with 9 holes, later it was enlarged to 18, the first designed by Mackenzie Ross and the rest by the company Cameron and Powell. There is also a Club-house with bar, Restaurant, Pro-Shop with TV / Video room, 2 Putting Greens and Practice Tee and Chipping Area.
The Golf Club of Terceira Island has good infrastructures namely Tennis, Club House and Storage. It also has Bar and Restaurant and a much sought after Golf shop with varied products, imported from the United States.