Sunday, 28th May, 2017

Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Gleneagles voted ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’

The iconic Scottish five-star hotel has been voted ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’ for an unprecedented sixth successive year by readers of ‘Ultratravel’, the Telegraph’s luxury travel magazine, and visitors to the website

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Canary Wharf showcase for London Golf Club

Kent-based European Tour Destination, London Golf Club, took the opportunity to showcase its services within London’s business district at an innovative showcase in Canary Wharf

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Value Drives Algarve Towards Another Record Golf Year

The surge has continued into 2017 and the sights are now set on another new record after nearly 328,000 rounds were played in the first quarter of the year – another six per cent rise on last year’s figures

Showcasing a Tradition Founded In 1965

A brand-new corporate video showcases the very essence of Rio Real Golf & Hotel. Not only does the latest short allow viewers to experience one of the leading boutique resorts in Marbella first hand; it also provides a unique insight into a tradition founded in 1965

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Golfy further enhances presence in Spain with four new partner destinations  

Golfy also adds five new partner venues in France and the Golfy network now features 162 courses across four countries

OB Sports to Manage Royal Blue Golf Club at Baha Mar

Players already raving about jaw-dropping golf course on New Providence Island, Bahamas, the first Jack Nicklaus Signature Design in Nassau

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

New-Look Westerwood Receiving Positive Feedback 

Members at the Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, near Glasgow, are set to reap the rewards of continued investment by owner QHotels as the golf season gets kicks into action

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

6th Asia Golf Tourism Convention tees up Vietnam for record growth

Plans are already well advanced for the 7th AGTC, which will take place for the first time in the Philippines with the main convention being staged in Manila from 22-25 April, 2018

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Gastro Golf Launches Tour Programme

Gastro Golf unveils ‘Tasty’ Tour Programme to Europe’s Top Golfing and Epicurean Destinations

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Stoke Park Hailed as World’s Top Gourmet Golf Resort

Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, has been hailed as the world’s top gourmet golf resort by Great Golf magazine, in its 100 Greatest Golf Resorts 2017 edition

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Clubs to Hire enter the golf leasing business

Clubs to Hire are in discussions with several top resorts to fulfill their rental needs, allowing the resorts to lease the clubs for 12 months with no capital outlay and then hand the sets back and get them replaced

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Promoting Play Golf Bali at Asia Golf Tourism Convention

Branded ‘AGTC on the Beach’, this week’s gathering is being billed as Asia’s largest-ever golf tourism event

Dubai Launches New Website to Boost Golf Tourism aims to increase awareness of the city as a world-leading, premium golf destination

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Padraig Harrington Partners with

The three-time Major champion supports Best Value Golf Packages from Golf Voyager, the Limerick-based booking engine that allows golfers to custom-build their own golf package in minutes

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Major Revamp of The Belfry Unveiled

The plans include proposals for a new 500-seated conference facility – which can hold up to 700 guests for banqueting and ballroom functions – and an additional 112 hotel bedrooms

Top 30 ranking for Loch Lomond and Dundonald Links

Sister courses Loch Lomond and Dundonald Links have achieved a notable double with both being listed in Scotland’s top 30 golf courses in a new ranking by ‘Golf World’

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Woll Golf Course gets a visit from the Vikings and the Reivers

The Woll Golf Course at New Woll Estate hosts the first Trans-National Golf Competition in the Scottish Borders – a Ryder Cup style competition played between Sweden and Scotland

Costa Brava takes new golf approach with Azalea

The region’s leading golf courses have appointed leading marcomms specialist, the Azalea Group, to enhance its reputation in the UK and Europe

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

DAMAC to build 2,000-room hotel overlooking Akoya Oxygen golf course

Golfotel will feature over 2,000 well-appointed contemporary rooms across five towers with golf views of the Trump World Golf Club Dubai

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

OpenTravel Alliance Selects Mike Tinkey as New CEO

With an extensive background in the travel and leisure industry, Tinkey was one of the founding members of the OpenTravel Alliance

Friday, April 28th, 2017

The Tee Time Market connects Monte Rei G&CC as its first course in Portugal

The Tee Time Market headed up by Jo Maes in cooperation with iMastergolfbooking based in Spain, provides the golf travel trade with live and real time tee time inventory access on selected golf clubs in Europe

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Trade Travel Club Has Exclusive Open Championship Accommodation for Golf Trade

The ‘Go-To Provider of Golf Travel Solutions for The Golf Industry’ offers exceptional accommodation deals for this year’s Open Championship at Royal Birkdale

Five-Star Boutique Hotel Opens at Multi-Award-Winning Golf Course

The much anticipated five-star boutique hotel at the Algarve’s multi-award-winning Onyria Palmares Beach & Golf Resort has opened, with rates from just €150 per night

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Scotland’s best golf holes revealed

St Andrews, Royal Troon and Cruden Bay make the cut in poll of Scotland’s Best Golf Holes with the 18th hole on the Old Course at St Andrews voted best golf hole in Scotland

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Mission Hills Celebrates Global Golf Tourism Growth with Launch of 2017 Golfathon

The 14th edition of the Golfathon is a unique test of golf which offers enthusiasts the opportunity to play 10 courses at the world’s largest golf club in southern China