Looking for a lavish golf break? Whether you want to get away for a relaxing weekend with a loved one or travel somewhere further afield with the whole family, a luxury golfing getaway is sure to tick all the boxes.
There is so much to consider when choosing your ideal destination so the experts at Golf Travel Centre have selected the best 5 luxury golf holidays so all you need to do is pack your clubs!
Verdura Golf Resort is situated in southern Sicily by the spectacular azure waters, nestled among fruitful olive groves in the peaceful Sicilian countryside. Enjoy a luxury room with a private courtyard and terrace overlooking the Mediterranean, or spend some time at the resort’s secluded private beach where you can relish deeper in the breathtakingly blue sea views.
Best of all, Verdura is home to three world-class golf courses, all of which were designed by Kyle Phillips and make use of the natural contours of the land. If you’re looking to relax after a good game of golf, take a dip in the hotel’s fifty-yard infinity pool, sink into one of the four thalassotherapy pools or unwind with a calming beauty-treatment or massage at the on-site spa.
Escape to sun, sea and pure relaxation with a stay at the premium, all-inclusive resort that is Crystal Cove. Located on the west coast of Barbados, the hotel is nestled on the beachfront and offers spectacular views out to sea.
Set among acres of tropical gardens, there’s a distinct, peaceful feel while also being just a 10 minute drive from the vibrant city of Bridgetown. The hotel offers a multi-tiered lagoon and swim up bar as well as complimentary water sports for the whole family to enjoy.
Golfers will have access to the Apes Hill course which is undoubtedly the most beautiful course on the island as well as the option to play a round at Barbados Golf Club, Old Nine course or Country Club course.
Stretching out majestically over 213 hectares of tropical gardens, Anahita Golf & Spa Resort is located on one of the most beautiful natural sites on the East coast of Mauritius. With the Indian Ocean’s crystalline waters of the lagoon at its feet, the Resort combines luxury, peace and enchantment.
At Anahita Golf & Spa Resort, enjoy a vast range of the most sought-after activities: two exceptional 18-hole championship golf courses designed by Ernie Els and Bernhard Langer, exclusive beach experience on its two beaches, boutiques, water sports and fitness and wellbeing centres. Experience the supreme and unparalleled luxury of this authentically Mauritian lifestyle resort with a loved one or the whole family.
Casa de Campo Resort and Villas is renowned as the most exclusive resort destination in the Caribbean, in La Romana on the south-eastern coast of the Dominican Republic. Boasting over 7,000 acres worth of resort, guests also have a choice of several secluded Caribbean beaches, each with their own personality.
Guests of the Casa have access to their own 4-passenger cart for touring the resort and there is a vast selection of activities available to enjoy. Elite sports clubs dot the property including three famous Pete Dye golf courses, an equestrian centre and a yacht club.
Located on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Island, the 5-star Atlantis offers stunning views of the Arabian Gulf and boasts a beautiful, private sandy beach. The resort plays host to an aquarium, the opportunity to swim with dolphins and access to Aquaventure, the Middle East’s number one waterpark.
Atlantis boasts a number of award-winning, world-class restaurants so all appetites can be catered for. Indulge in some retail therapy at the resort’s collection of luxury boutiques or treat yourself to some pampering at the spa. Enjoy a round of golf at Arabian Ranches Golf Club, The Els Club Dubai and the Emirates Golf Club, all of which will provide an unforgettable experience.