Golf Tourism

KGU Keen On Promoting Golf Tourism, Says Muhoro

Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club

Stakeholders in the hospitality industry have been urged to take full advantage of sports tourism in a bid to market Kenya as a tourism destination. Kenya Golf Union (KGU) executive committee member, Anthony Muhoro, said KGU are very focused on golf tourism. “Our partnership with Hotoso will go a long way in fostering this initiative of golf tourism and we are working with people in […]

Garden Route named top golf spot

Oubaai Golf Course

The Garden Route in South Africa’s Western Cape province has been named the 2014 Golf Destination of the Year for Africa and the Gulf States by the global trade association of the golf tourism industry, IAGTO.  Nils Flaatten, the CEO of Western Cape tourism and investment promotion agency Wesgro, collected the award at the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) in Spain last week. “The Garden Route […]

Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita Launches New Golf and Spa Package for Couples

Four Seasons Golf Club Mauritius

Press Release Couples sharing the same leisure activity often value this as precious time together to connect and unwind, while for those with opposite interests, prioritizing time together can be more challenging. To provide a solution, Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita has launched its new Golf and Spa package, with flexible options to share in […]

Golf Courses Offer Luxurious Comfort

Las Vegas Golf Course (Photo: tee-links.com)

By Simone Layne Las Vegas, NV -There has always been the perfect destination for golf vacations. With a stunning playing experience, the city provides a wide variety of golf courses that would challenge the ability of every player. Amid some of the most spectacular homes and valleys, players can choose from targets, desert, traditional styles, or links. […]

New Golf & Safari Travel Brochure Launched At Tourism Indaba in South Africa

Leopard Creek, one of South Africa's top golf courses (Photo: http://giltedgegolf.com/)

Press Release Giltedge Golf & Safari, South Africa’s leading luxury golf tour operator, unveiled a new accommodation and golf travel brochure at a launch event at the Tourism Indaba in Durban last week. The comprehensive high quality, glossy publication showcases all the very best accommodation and top quality golf courses available to international travellers coming to South Africa and […]

The Anguilla Open – A “First Class” Golf Event

CuisinArt Golf Club

Press Release Annual Anguilla Open is a Championship Golf Tournament that will draw up to one hundred golfers from Anguilla, St. Martin, Antigua, Guadeloupe, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, The Bahamas, Puerto Rico and The United States. Participants will enjoy 3 rounds of Golf on the stunning Greg Norman Signature Golf Course. The Anguilla Open – […]

Thailand Poised to Become Top Golf Tourism Destination

Banyan Golf Club

Press Release Bangkok, February 26 — Thailand will become the world’s leading golf tourism destination within three years if current growth trends continue. Thai golf tourism is riding on the back of a tourism explosion to the kingdom, with total foreign arrivals doubling in the past seven years to more than 22 million in 2012. Mark Siegel, […]

April is Miami Golf Month

Miami Golf Month (Photo courtesy of MiamiGolfMonth.com)

Golfers can hit the links in Greater Miami and the Beaches for less this spring as The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) announces its second annual Miami Golf Month. From April 1 – 30, amateurs and pros can set their tee times on a number of the destinations’ most breathtaking, challenging and exhilarating […]