Great Golf Destinations for Every Enthusiast
Whether you're an avid amateur, a professional putter, or simply looking for the ultimate networking opportunity for your next business trip, we've scoured the globe for the most noteworthy and unique golf destinations to suit even the most discerning enthusiast.
You can follow in the footsteps of royalty at the St. Andrews Golf Course in the idyllic Scottish countryside or relax in the sunny city of Palm Desert with its chic country clubs and poolside cabanas. You can even perfect your swing at a picturesque golf course at the foot of a mountain. No matter where you're golfing passion takes you, we've got the perfect course—and stay—that's just right for you.
Where to stay: If you’re looking for an ace of a stay then look no further than the prestigious Old Course Hotel and get the celebrity treatment with world-class service. With an impressive seven courses to choose from, the St. Andrews Golf Course is suited to both beginners and experts. To truly look the part, treat yourself to the official merchandise and lessons that are available upon request. After a day on the green, take in the beautiful scenery of West Sands Beach, relax at the luxurious spa and dine at the award-winning restaurant. Make sure you visit the Road Hole Restaurant for fine-dining and a selection of over two-hundred whiskies.
Where to stay: Golf enthusiasts will love a stay at the Westin Desert Willow Villas which are ideally situated within a five minute drive from three golf courses; the Desert Willow Golf Resort, Santa Rosa Country Club and the Palm Desert Greens Country Club. On days off the green, take in the surrounding beauty with a tranquil horseback ride or an exhilarating hike, go for a dip in the outdoor pool or tuck into tasty grilled food at the onsite restaurant.
Where to stay: Book a stay in Hanafubuki for a relaxing getaway and unwind in one of the hotel’s seven private hot-spring baths, perfect after a day of pitching and putting. Take a short drive to the Kawana Golf Course, comprising of the beautiful Fuji and Oshima courses and celebrate their beauty, challenges and seaside settings. Indulge your taste buds in traditional Japanese cuisine, meditate in the hotel’s private garden or choose from a selection of massage treatments after those challenging bunker swings.
Where to stay: The Villafound Jade is located in the picturesque village of Yuhu, surrounded by luscious green valleys and the impressive Yulong Snow Mountain. Guests staying at the Villafound Jade can reach the unique Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club in a twenty minute drive, set at the bottom of the famous mountain. This is the second highest golf course in the world and thanks to the elevation the golf ball flies 20 percent further than normal! Other attractions include the Ancient Tea Horse Road Museum, the Square Street Shuhe Ancient Town and the Nine-Tripod Dragon Pond.
Where to stay: Stay at the distinctive Diamante MHotel for artistic and modern rooms, an unrivalled location in the heart of the city and a popular onsite restaurant. Golf enthusiasts can take a short trip to the renowned Royal Park Roveri Golf Course, a world heritage site home to the Trent Jones course, the Pramerica course, a driving range and putting green. After fun on the fairway dine at the Clubhouse in comfort and style with an extensive selection of wines.
Where to stay: Boasting a free spa, private golf facilities and four onsite restaurants, the luxurious Steigenberger Hotel Treudelberg Hamburg is perfect for the whole family. Offering spacious and elegant rooms, an impressive 27-hole championship golf course, an exclusive Country Club and delicious international cuisine served in the restaurant or out on the expansive summer terrace, there is something for everyone.