Florida Golf Calendar

    Florida has more golf courses than any state in the nation, all of them bathed in sunshine. Here are just some of the deals and events to get you swinging.

     

    NAPLES BEACH HOTEL & GOLF CLUB – This course has been the talk of the town since its recent and dramatic renovation by globally acclaimed course designer Jack Nicklaus in collaboration with architect John Sanford. Book the Solo package and see for yourself what all the hype is about.

    When: through April 30
    Where: Naples
    Web: naplesbeachhotel.com


    OMNI HOTEL AND RESORT –
    The Here for the Holidays Package will put a grin on every child’s face. Enjoy numerous kid friendly activities as well as some relaxing grown up fun. Receive a $100 resort credit to spend to on the Championship golf course on the property.
    When: through Jan. 8
    Where: Davenport
    Web: omni.com


    REUNION RESORT –
    Make your New Year’s resolution a reality with the Just Golf Package. Partake in unlimited golf on two challenging courses designed by legends Palmer, Nicklaus and Watson. Enjoy a spacious villa and start your day with a delicious breakfast buffet.

    When: through Jan. 31
    Where: Kissimmee
    Web: reunion.com


    DON VELLER SEMINOLE COURSE -
    Each person taking lessons receives instruction in a relaxed learning environment from highly trained instructors. Professionals will provide reliable technique the student will find comfortable and that will help them to meet their goals. Rates start at $30.

    When: through 2017
    Where: Tallahassee
    Web: seminolegolf.com


    SEMINOLE LAKE
    - Enjoy 18 holes of championship golf set among native Florida landscaping and scenic views of Long Bayou, making you feel as if you’re back in old Florida. Join the Eagle Club and receive free golf in the month of your birthday.

    When: through 2017
    Where: Largo
    Web: seminolelake.com


    LAKEWOOD RANCH –
    Dust off those clubs and head over to golf school with Class-A PGA Instructor Jon Bullas. Half-Day School is designed by you to improve your playing abilities or take the three-day course to play like pro. Rates start at $250.

    When: through 2017
    Where: Lakewood Ranch
    Web: lakewoodranch.com   


    THE VINOY
    - Grab those clubs, and bring your best game and the kids for 18 holes. Kids under 15 years play free with paying adult. Use PROMO code 93B to receive a daily $50 credit to spend on your game.

    When: limited time
    Where: St. Petersburg
    Web: vinroy.com

     

    At the Naples Beach Hotel nature has always played an important role. Each evening, the hotel becomes a sunset spectacle for hundreds of locals and tourists.

    At the Naples Beach Hotel nature has always played an important role. Each evening, the hotel becomes a sunset spectacle for hundreds of locals and tourists.

    - Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

    Enjoy the all of the ups and downs Innisbrook has to offer, with up to 70 feet of elevation change. With terrain more reminiscent of the Carolina sand hills and Georgia foothills, this course is special to the area.

    Enjoy the all of the ups and downs Innisbrook has to offer, with up to 70 feet of elevation change. With terrain more reminiscent of the Carolina sand hills and Georgia foothills, this course is special to the area.

    - VISIT FLORIDA

     

    INNISBROOK – The new Innisbrook Package includes luxury accommodations, rounds of golf on the Island Course, North Course and South Course, advanced tee time availability, unlimited range use, a $10 rental credit in pro-shop and access to the fitness facility. Rates start at $189.
    When: through Jan.31
    Where: Palm Harbor
    Web: innisbrook.com


    WALDORF ASTORIA – The Waldorf Astoria Golf Experience offers a $150 golf credit to use at your leisure. Mindful of natural elements and the environment, Rees Jones enhanced the land's existing contours in styling the Orlando golf course. Hundreds of pine and cypress trees line the fairways in this setting.
    When: through Jan.31
    Where: Boca Raton
    Web: waldorfastoria.com


    HILTON SANDESTIN –
    While Jack Frost is visiting the rest of the country, sunny Florida remains a golfer’s paradise. The Golf package with breakfast includes accommodations, 18 holes of cart golf per day and a tasty buffet breakfast each morning. Rates start at $389.

    When: through 2017
    Where: Miramar Beach
    Web: hiltonsandestin.com  

     

    Have a golf deal or event you’d like to be considered for inclusion in this monthly feature? Please forward information at least 30 days in advance to our correspondent:

    Carmen Bandea
    visitflgolf@gmail.com


     

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