The golf travel business, like any other tourism-driven industry, has its peak and off-peak times. Nestled in between the two, however, is a sweet spot known as the “shoulder season” that can yield big-time value and even better playing conditions. From the southeast to the southwest, the options are surprisingly robust.
For the golf purist, to play a course where the pro hails from Scotland has a certain mystical quality to it. After meeting the Ocean Reef Club's Director of Golf and learning he is from the sport's birthplace, the mystical factor begins to skyrocket.
PGA National Resort & Spa -- home of the PGA TOUR Honda Classic, five resort and championship golf courses and world-class amenities – announces a collection of seasonal vacation packages perfect for warm weather escapes.
Phoenix-based travel company, Exclusively Dubai, is offering sophisticated travelers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy a luxury golf tour of Dubai, as well as VIP access to the European Tour's season-ending 2013 DP World Tour Championship.
Pound Ridge Golf Club – the Pete Dye-designed daily fee course 40 miles north of New York City – and the luxurious Delamar Greenwich Harbor, just minutes from the course, announce the return of their popular autumn Stay-and-Play Package.