This is the first award received since Details – Hospitality, Sports, Leisure took over the management of Dom Pedro Golf in Vilamoura and recognises “the work that the hospitality, sports and leisure management company has developed across the entire Golf and Dom Pedro Hotels in Vilamoura since its acquisition by Arrow Global Group last year”.

“A total of 660 golf tour operators around the world voted for the best golf courses, resorts, and destinations that offer an exceptional service to their customers, with the Algarve resort standing out on the international scene”, says Dom Pedro Golf Vilamoura in a statement.

The hotel unit explains that “significant developments are underway across the entire Dom Pedro portfolio in Vilamoura, seeking to confirm this destination's position as one of the best golf resorts in Europe. Designed by Frank Pennink, the Old Course, which is the second oldest in Portugal, is currently undergoing significant changes in an attempt to attract golfers to this unique golf destination.”

Peter Walton, CEO of the International Association of Golf Travel Operators, said: “Dom Pedro Golf Vilamoura has always been a standout resort in a privileged region with countless stunning locations. There are ambitious plans underway, but we recognize that the resort is already at the forefront when it comes to sophisticated facilities and 360-degree hospitality.”

Nuno Sepulveda, Co-CEO at DETAILS – Hospitality, Sports, Leisure said he was “very proud of our team’s dedication and commitment, which culminated in our recent achievement of the prestigious IAGTO award for Best Golf Resort of the Year 2024 – Portugal.”

“This award highlights our quest for excellence in delivering unparalleled experiences to our visitors. We want to elevate this destination and solidify our position as a leader in the world of golf and hospitality,” he adds.