July

  • Marriott Launches Half-Price Corporate Golf

    Written by TG Courses Editor on Monday, 27 July 2009

    Renowned for its championship golf courses and high standards of service, Marriott has reduced its Corporate Day package by an amazing 50 % to offer businesses an ideal opportunity to indulge their most valued clients without breaking the bank. This special no-compromise offer is available at 9 of Marriott’s Hotel and Country Clubs, which are conveniently located around the UK. Ranging...

  • Arcos Gardens Invitational & Club Championship 2009

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Thursday, 23 July 2009

    Saturday 3rd October From 9:30H “The Arcos Gardens Invitational” Format: 4bbb stableford Tees Men- white Ladies- blue Prizes: will be awarded to the first 3 teams and the winners will be honoured with the annual trophy Size of field approx 80 players (Maximum 3 guests per member) 19:30H Drink Reception. 20:00H Special Gala Dinner & Prize Giving Competition: 20€ per team...

  • Free La Manga visit on offer

    Monday, 20 July 2009

    Summer visitors at the prestigious La Manga Club complex will be offered the opportunity to win their 2010 holiday free of charge, thanks to the launch of an exciting new initiative from the award-winning resort. Guests staying between July 15 and August 31, 2009 at either the five-star Hotel La Manga Club Príncipe Felipe or at the serviced apartments and townhouses at...

  • Play top Sussex course for a tenner

    Written by TG Courses editor on Monday, 20 July 2009

    The Park Course at Goodwood is introducing it’s first ever “Open Week” giving golfers the opportunity to play this established 18 hole course for just £10 from Monday 7th to Sunday 13th September. This charming 6,650 yard “pay and play” course is situated next to The Goodwood Hotel and is surrounded by eighteenth century cedars giving the impression of a course...

  • Hidden gems of Ayrshire

    Written by TG Courses editor on Saturday, 18 July 2009

    Few golf fans visiting the Open at Turnberry realise that there are many courses just down the coast in Dumfries & Galloway offering fantastic golf at great value in stunning surroundings. That’s where Hidden Gems Golf Tours comes in. The company, run by keen golfer Jamie McCubbin, enables golfers to explore courses such as the spectacular clifftop course at Portpatrick with...

  • Buy 2-FORE!-1 Vouchers

    Written by 2-FORE!-1 Golf on Friday, 17 July 2009

    Top up your vouchers now and save up 50% on green fees in the UK and Ireland. Normal green fees at the participating courses range from £10 to £135, so the savings are instant with 2-FORE!-1 Golf vouchers. Each 2-FORE!-1 Golf voucher entitles two golfers to play together for the price of one at a participating course and they are...

  • A Hole Lotta Golf For A Hole Lot Less

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Thursday, 16 July 2009

    Great value is par for the course when you play golf at Marriott’s 11 Hotel & Country Clubs in the UK and Ireland. Beautifully maintained in stunning surroundings, experience the ultimate range of championship courses and lavish off-course facilities at unbelievable prices. Group Golf days from £44 per person Test your skills and catch up with your golfing buddies over lunch or...

  • toplinksin2fore1golf

    Written by 2-FORE!-1 Golf on Friday, 10 July 2009

    The Open Championship gets underway at Turnberry next week which means that links golf will be well to the fore in the coming days and weeks... So if you fancy a round of quality links golf, pretending to be battling it out for the Claret Jug, there are some fantastic links layouts on offer in 2-FORE!-1 Golf. And among them is Royal...

  • topcoursejoins2fore1golf

    Written by 2-FORE!-1 Golf on Thursday, 9 July 2009

    Another cracking course has just signed up for 2-FORE!-1 Golf. 2-FORE!-1 Golf will now be on offer at the superb Park Course at historic Goodwood, West Sussex, with immediate effect. From now on, half-price golf will be available at this top venue - provided you've got a 2-FORE!-1 Golf voucher of course - after 1pm seven days a week until August 31st. The Park was...

  • giveuscoursereviews

    Written by TG Courses editor on Tuesday, 7 July 2009

    If you do you could well be duly and rightly rewarded with a whole bunch of 2-FORE!-1 vouchers up for grabs every week starting from this week... That's right golfers, every week we will be offering a grand total of TEN 2-FORE!-1 vouchers and all you have to do to get among the 2-FORE!-1 vouchers is to say what you really...

  • socceracewingsinsongual

    Written by TG Courses editor on Tuesday, 7 July 2009

    Liverpool’s flying Spanish winger, Albert Riera, is the latest celebrity golfer to enjoy a round at prestigious Majorcan course Son Gual. For the £8m, 13-times-capped former Mallorca man it was a trip home, as he was born in the nearby town of Manacor, 28 years ago. Riera’s Liverpool team-mates returned to training on Monday while the winger, whose season had been...

  • starsturnoutattopscottishcourse

    Written by TG Courses editor on Monday, 6 July 2009

    De Vere’s stunning Carrick on Loch Lomond golf course welcomed its touring professional, 1999 Open Champion, Paul Lawrie and 19 European Tour stars as the Paul Lawrie Foundation hosted a special fund raising event on the eve of the Barclay’s Scottish Open. To open proceedings local school children were invited to the picturesque resort to enjoy a short game clinic...

  • topstandrewscoursesetopen

    Written by TG Courses editor on Monday, 6 July 2009

    The Fairmont St Andrews, a 5-star cliff-top resort just outside the Hoem of Golf, has announced it will open the exciting new Torrance Course for play on 13th July. The new improvements on The Torrance Course were conducted under the direction of golf course architect Gary Stephenson.  With 8 holes re-designed, new tee boxes and revetted bunkers throughout, the course is set...

  • top2fore1parklandcourses

    Written by 2-FORE!-1 Golf on Friday, 3 July 2009

    Parkland courses are far and away the most common type of golf course in the UK....and there are some fantastic ones on offer for half the normal green fee in 2-FORE!-1 Golf. In fact some of the country's very best parkland layouts happen to belong to 2-FORE!-1 Golf, so with a 2-FORE!-1 Golf voucher in hand you can secure a memorable round of...

  • top2fore1heathlandcourses

    Written by 2-FORE!-1 Golf on Thursday, 2 July 2009

    Heathland courses are a big hit with golfers everywhere...and there's loads of them in 2-FORE!-1 Golf. There's something extra special about playing a heathland course. For starters, with the heather and gorse in full bloom they're very pleasing on the eye. Secondly, they're usually based on sand so boast firm, crisp fairways and greens which are playable throughout the year. As we say,...

  • topirishcourseopenforplay

    Written by TG Courses editor on Thursday, 2 July 2009

    The spectacular new Nick Faldo course at Lough Erne opened this week. And golfers eager to be the first to play Ireland’s newest golfing masterpiece in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, can now book on-line. Simply go to www.loughernegolfresort.com click on book a tee time on the home page and select the preferred date and time to play this stunning new championship course...

  • bigchangesattopkentvenue

    Written by TG Courses editor on Wednesday, 1 July 2009

    Sundridge Park Golf Club’s two 18-hole courses will begin a phased renovation this autumn under the auspices of Swan Golf Designs. Swan GD has recently completed the blueprints for the management of the landscape and bunker strategy on both the East and West courses at the Kent venue, following a detailed appraisal of both layouts, and is being retained by the...

  • greatopensundaypackagesonoffer

    Written by TG Courses editor on Wednesday, 1 July 2009

    Golf fanatics who can’t make it to Turnberry can still enjoy the 138th Open Championship in style thanks to Your Golf Travel.com. Europe’s fastest-growing golf travel company has put together a range of Open Sunday packages at more than 20 golf venues across the UK, giving golfers the perfect way to experience the climax of the country’s biggest golf event. Arriving on...

  • Turnberry Course Guide By Harrington

    Written by Padraig Harrington on Wednesday, 1 July 2009

    1st hole The first hole is a nice pleasant opening hole, although it depends on how the wind is blowing as to how it will play.  Generally it will be a lay up off the tee with a hybrid or maybe even less; depending on how firm conditions are it maybe even a four or five iron off the tee...