Founded in 1988, the exclusive Estela Golf Club is a true links and one of the most beautiful and great golf challenges in Europe. Located in a magnificent area along 3 km of beaches facing the Atlantic Ocean, just 20 minutes north of Porto, it has the honor of being host of the Portuguese Open as well as many International Amateur Championships. Elected for two times Club of the year, it has first class commodities and a climate cooled by the Atlantic breeze in summer and warmed by the Gulf stream in winter. Notwithstanding its magnificent beauty and unique ocean views, playing in Estela Golf Club can, however, be more than just a simple round of golf; its fairways are surrounded by untouched and virgin dunes which contribute to the constant presence of the Nature. The 19th hole gives a warm welcome to the players with its outstanding ocean view from the bar and restaurant.