Directions From Faro
From the Airport
As you come out of the airport, follow the main road for 0.5km, and then take a slight right onto the N125-10. Follow this all the way to N2 Santa Bras/IP1 junction.
You come to a t-junction. Turn right onto the N2 which is a normal road. Follow the N2 for 6.1km until you come to the slip road for the motorway, the A22, which goes to Spain. At night, the signs for the A22 motorway are difficult to see, because they do not reflect light. Take a right onto the A22.
Take the motorway A22 for 48kilometres
Follow the A22 for 48km and come off at Junction 18 for Vila Real de Santo Antonio/Castro Marim.
At the motorway slip road take a left turn towards Junqueira (ie away from Castro Marim/ Vila Real de Santo Antonio).
Go past the first junction signposted right for Nature Reserve and left for Monte Francisco.
Take the next turning, signposted Junqueira, and come off the slip road.
At the roundabout, take the first left for Monte Francisco. At the next roundabout, take the second turn signposted “Golfe”. You have now arrived at the road that leads to the Castro Marim Golfe and Country Club.
Castro Marim Golfe and Country Club
Follow the road and watch out after about ˝ km. for a series of 3 sleeping policemen, where there are crossings for golf carts.
At the mini roundabout, turn left towards the Clubhouse. At the next mini roundabout, take the third turning up a short steep hill, past one small turn into the old clubhouse and take a right turn, just as the road starts to drop sharply. You will see a row of villas with a series of large palm trees in front of them, which run along the spine of the ridge. Follow the road and the villa you want is number 20-31. There are parking spaces directly in front of the villa.
Welcome to Castro Marim!