Golf getaways abound at Omni Hotels & Resorts

  Fall is the perfect time for a golf getaway. And Omni Hotels & Resorts has long been a foursomes’ favorite with its coast-to-coast “Guys Golf Getaway” packages that offer access to some of the finest layouts in the country, plus a variety of scenic views. Available now through Nov. 21 (or sooner if weather […]

Experience Caribbean golf at Royal St. Kitts Golf Club

Here’s a good example of how life is beginning to return to normal in the Caribbean following the recent hurricanes. The St. Kitts Golf Experience, located at the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club showcases a links-style course with 18 holes spread over 125 acres. http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/skbrb-st-kitts-marriott-resort-and-the-royal-beach-casino/  The St. Kitts Golf Experience package includes: Breakfast buffet daily […]

Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate completes multi-year expansion project

The Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate has completed its multi-year, extensive $40 million expansion project, including an additional 100,000 square feet of expanded conference space and event lawn; a Grand Salon built specifically as an ideal weddings locale; the addition of the Sunset Lodge and Suites building with an all-new multi-room type product; 23,000 square feet of additional pool deck and recreational space and installation […]

Ray Allen Loews Miami Beach Hotel Celebrity Golf Tournament set for Oct. 20

After raising $75,000 in 2016 directly benefiting Miami-Dade County education, Loews Miami Beach Hotel once again is partnering with NBA Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist Ray Allen for the Ray Allen Loews Miami Beach Hotel Celebrity Golf Tournament.  Now in its seventh year, the tournament will take place Oct. 20 at the Miami Beach Golf Club. The exclusive charity event benefits DonorsChoose.org, […]

LPGA International’s Jones Course re-opens after greens renovations

 LPGA International’s Jones Course in Daytona Beach, Fla., has re-opened following a summer greens renovation project.  LPGA International installed TifEagle Bermuda, one of the newer strains of Ultradwarf grass that it says will ensure golfers enjoy a “premium’’ putting surface throughout the year. The greens were also restored to their original sizes. “The renovation went perfectly, and […]

Hanse-designed Streamsong Black debuts at Streamsong Resort in Central Florida

The wait is finally over at Streamsong Resort in Central Florida. One of the more anticipated course openings in recent years took place as Streamsong Resort debuted its third course,Streamsong Black, designed by Gil Hanse, architect of the 2016 Olympic Golf Course. Streamsong Black will open to the public on Sept. 29, making the resort the only […]

Fairmont golf resorts make great Fall destinations

Summer 2017 has officially come and gone, but there are still plenty of opportunities for warm-weather golf. Here are some of my favorite Fairmont resorts with amazing golf courses and experiences: Fairmont Scottsdale Princess   The resort recently refreshed its 69 Fairmont Gold Junior Suites with new Southwest chic furnishings that give the rooms a […]