Greatest golf resorts in the world
To all the golf lovers out there, these are 5 magnificent courses that you have to visit!
1. Gleneagles Golf Resort, Perthshire, Scotland
Home to the 2014 Ryder Cup, this resort features various brilliant courses including the famous Jack Nickalus designed PGA centenary course. Within the grounds lies the PGA National Golf Academy, complete with indoor and outdoor training facilities; designed for those who have a passion for the sport. If you get tired of the golf, unwind in the stunning five star hotel within the complex.
2. One & Only Ocean Club, Bahamas
This spectacular golf course designed by Tom Weiskopt has been described as being ideal for a relaxed game of golf. The extremely accommodating 106-room Ocean Club Hotel caters to all your needs with a fine-dining restaurant, full service spa and spacious suites.
3. Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, UAE
Host to the PGA European Tour and the Dubai Ladies Masters, since 1988 this resort has achieved notoriety for being the first all grass championship golf course to open in the Middle East. If you feel like dining in style, then the clubhouse offers both award-winning French cuisine as well as a relaxed atmosphere at the three bars: The Conservatory, The Sports Bar and The Spike Bar.
4. Pebble Beach Resorts, California, USA
Endorsed by the famous Jack Nickalus and ranked the no. 1 golf resort in America by Golf Digest Magazine, this resort is widely known for comprising both the most exciting and the toughest hole on the PGA Tour. Pebble Beach consists of five golf courses such as the Del Monte Golf Course and the Peter Hay Golf Course. Within the picturesque grounds lie three hotels, complete with hot tubs and tennis courts. Come and relax here!
5. Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort, Limerick, Ireland
Adare has been described as being an old-school golf resort. It is famous for being one of the last creations of the iconic Robert Trent Jones Sr, whose golf course designs have won international acclaim. Adare also contains a castle style hotel with banquet-inspired restaurants, a relaxing spa and suites containing four-poster beds.