10 Hot Golf Resort Destinations
Anyone who really loves the game of golf knows just how important it is to plan his vacation around hotels and resorts that feature stunning golf courses. We’ve scoured the earth for 10 of the hottest golf resort destinations. Make sure you add one or two to your forming travel itinerary.
10. Five Lakes Resort (Maldon, United Kingdom)
The Five Lakes resort sits prominently on over 320 acres of some of the most beautiful countryside in all of Essex. The resort supplies every amenity you can imagine, making it virtually unnecessary for you to leave the grounds throughout the duration of your stay. You’ll enjoy making use of the putting greens, a driving range, and two 18-hole golf courses – one of which lives up to the standards of a championship green!
9. Hesperia Alicante Golf Spa Hotel (Alicante, Spain)
The Hesperia Alicante Golf Spa Hotel may not be a beachfront destination but what it lacks in sand and sea is certainly made up for in amenities and luxury. You’ll feel like a king (or queen) between rounds on the resort’s stunning greens as you relax in the spa, take a dip in the hotel pool, dine in the hotel restaurant, or merely relax in your state-of-the-art room.
8. Hotel Esplanade Spa & Golf Resort Marienbad (Marienbad, Czech Republic)
The five-star Hotel Esplanade was built in 1911 and has a reputation for being one of the finest hotels in the entire Czech Republic.Â Golf lovers will enjoy the greens while others will love spending time on the tennis courts, relaxing in the sauna, or simply lounging away the afternoon in the spa.
7. The Houstonian Club & Spa Houston (Houston, Texas)
The incredible 18-acre plot of ground that makes up the Houstonian Club & Spa Houston, surrounded by woods and park lands, certainly seems far removed from the bustling city that surrounds it. In between rounds on the golf course you’ll be greeted by friendly faces, enjoy classic American fare in the Olivette Restaurant, or enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the full-service spa!
6. The Landings St. Lucia (Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia)
The Landings St. Lucia isn’t your average hotel resort – it’s a community of its own. Your room comes complete with a private balcony and terrace, each only complementing the fine amenities you’ll find inside.Â Relaxing in your room here after a sunny day on the golf course will seem like a vacation in itself. Enjoy your evening meal in the resort restaurant or, if you choose, have it served in your room!
5. Reunion Resort (Reunion, Florida)
Not far from Orlando, the stunning Reunion Resort is the perfect place for any golf lover to enjoy a game or two while the rest of the family explores the nearby theme parks. With three courses to choose from, you’ll never run out of greens to choose from. Your villa will include a view of either the golf course or the gardens and is equipped with kitchen amenities, internet access, and more.
4. Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel (Big Island, Hawaii)
Along the Kohala Coast of the Big Island in Hawaii you’ll find the incredible Hapuna Beach Prince Hawaii Hotel. With over 32 acres of land, you’ll find yourself situated within an incredibly elegant resort where you’ll be tantalized by an variety of ethnic dishes, enamored by the beauty of the ocean coast, or simply pampered in the hotel spa – all between rounds on the resort’s famous greens.
3. Finca Cortesin Hotel Golf and Spa (Casares, Spain)
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Located only a mile and a half away from some of Spain’s finest beaches, the Finca Cortesin Hotel Golf and Spa is a 5-star destination you won’t want to miss. The champion style golf course offers hours of amusement while the spa promises nothing short of a luxury pampering experience. Time your visit correctly and you may even catch a glimpse of the Volvo World Match Play Championship.
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2. Gold Canyon Golf Resort (Gold Canyon, United States)
At the Gold Canyon Golf Resort you’ll have the opportunity to relax in quiet style. Each of the resort’s 85 individual “casitas” has its own set of amenities, including private patios, wood burning fire places, and indoor/outdoor spas. Nestled near the Superstition Mountains, the two distinct golf courses offer players 36 holes of pure enjoyment as they change elevations and explore the foothills while they play.
1. Green Links Golf Resort Naples (Naples, Florida)
The Green Links Golf Resort in Naples, Florida is more than a simple golf resort. On the resort grounds you’ll find yourself surrounded by pure luxury with modern amenities, classic yet comfortable room furnishings, and delicious local fare that will make you wish the Flamingo Island Restaurant was located near your own home. Prepare yourself for an incredibly relaxing experience.
Each of these resorts is guaranteed to deliver a relaxing game of golf, and a spectacular afternoon in the spa, and some of the finest dining you’ve ever experienced. Book your stay soon and start packing your bags. You won’t regret your choices!