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Address: Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-534, Portugal
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+351 967 979 576

Welcome to Lesters Golf The Lesters Golf School is based in Vilamoura, with...

Welcome to Lesters Golf The Lesters Golf School is based in Vilamoura, with our year round sunshine, our excellent facilities and head teaching PGA Professional Peter Lester's simple winning method, we have become much sought after by golfers from all parts of the world. We offer coaching services to all levels of golfers from the young children through to winning tour professionals. If you are serious about golf then VISIT THE MOST EXPERIENCED PGA PROFESSIONAL in Vilamoura. YOU WILL SOON ASK YOURSELF WHY YOU DID NOT VISIT US EARLIER! With more than 30 years experience in the Algarve, we have built a first class reputation in the golf travel business with many leading companies, golf groups and individuals using our service to get the very best deals on their golf activities.Contact us for the best professional service available

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A real confidence builder...

My wife, son and I went back again for another week with Peter Lester. The sun was shining and Peter was on good form. Over six days we alternated between the range and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Andrew H
Hale, Cheshire, UK
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Hale, Cheshire, UK
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife, son and I went back again for another week with Peter Lester. The sun was shining and Peter was on good form. Over six days we alternated between the range and the course. For my wife and son it was their first ever time on a proper golf course. The progression was evident and their confidence increased from... More 

Thank Andrew H
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not having ever really been behind a golf club, we decided to take a golf lesson whilst holidaying in Portugal. Peter was just fabulous. A true professional , but had a brilliant way of teaching and coaching us. Within minutes we were driving the balls down the range with some level of competency. We went back a day later to... More 

Thank Liz C
Richmond, Yorkshire
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

I have used Peter and Clare before and feel they go the extra to help with bookings of accommodation and golf, also answering any and all questions. hence why I will continue to use their help when booking. Peter is a great teacher and puts thing in a understandable way, not just telling you what you should do but to... More 

Thank Pedrogolf987
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

At the last minute I booked a three day golf lesson package with Peter. His style of coaching is very intuitive, developing your existing swing rather than totally rebuilding from scratch. He has lots of good ideas and tips, which he articulates in an easy to understand style. He was also able to arrange accommodation and transport with the local... More 

Thank Michael W
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I travel regularly to the Algarve and have lessons with Peter each visit. He has a very engaging and easy to understand style of coaching and has tremendously helped me improve my swing and lower my handicap (7). I would definitely recommend Peter to golfers of all levels as the go-to golf coach in Vilamoura. Tony

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academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Thanks Tony, It is always interesting to work with you and to discuss together ways in which we can improve your game. Regards Peter More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visited Vilamoura last year and returned there again a few weeks ago. On both occasions myself and my son had the pleasure of receiving golf lessons from Peter Lester. Peter organised both trips including hotel, airport transfers, green fees and lessons. Everything ran as smooth as clockwork. Peter's coaching style is fantastic - he simplifies everything and explains the fundamentals... More 

Thank PAUL A
academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Hi Paul, Great to see you both again. Dont forget i am always on line to answer any questions you have regarding the work we did. Look forward to your next visit. Hope City finish the season well. Regards Peter More 

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

My wife and I booked a beginners golf school week with Peter Lester in October. The service that Peter and his wife Claire provided from start to finish was absolutely fantastic. During our 5 half days of golf school we covered all aspects of golf, from grip, set up, swing of the various irons, drivers, bunker shots and putting. There... More 

Thank Paul D
academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Paul, Thank you for your feedback. I look forward to working with you both on stage 2 next spring. I am pleased to hear that the specs i gave you for buying your first sets of clubs were spot on. As we discussed it is a jungle trying to decide on the correct equipment. Have a good winter. Peter More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I would highly recommend Peter Lester. I have only been playing since February and have had a few lessons with various teachers in the uk and abroad but this was by far the best! He worked with me last week in Vilamloura and took me back to the foundations of golf. He improved my stance, fine tuned my grip with... More 

Thank Carla R
academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. I also enjoyed working with you. I know that you now have a better understanding of what you are trying to do. Keep it simple and trust it! See you soon Peter More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Since coming on an organised weekend to learn how to play golf (including a very positive lesson with Peter - see previous review) I have been playing in the UK. I have tried 4 or 5 difference coaches and none ever quite lived up to Peter's standards...my golfing bad habits have had time to build up over 12 months so... More 

Thank Hansiger
academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Hans, It was great to catch up and work on your game again. I hope that you now have a better understanding of your own swing and as i always say at the start, my goal is to make you into your own coach with simple drills and learning from the flight of the golf ball. See you soon Regards... More 

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

After taking a long break from dabbling in golf, I got three lessons from Peter. Everything was very well organised and the lessons have given me a new insight into the fundamentals of the golf swing. I now have an understanding of what a good golf shot looks like and more importantly what causes the bad shots. Peters tuition has... More 

Thank Declan B
academy_13, Owner at Lesters Golf, responded to this review

Hi Declan, They were 3 very productive sessions. We were able to quickly identify the issues and to agree the small tweaks that were required. I was very impressed with your ball striking and with the new direct trajectory and less side spin, I am sure you will find the game a lot more fun. Keep me updated on your... More 

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