Golf Resort News

Hilton Vilamoura launches classic golf tournament

13th Dec 2010 Focus

Hot on the back of winning “Portugal’s Leading Golf Resort” at the 2010 World Travel Awards, Hilton Vilamoura is boosting its Sport Tourism credentials yet further with the announcment that it will host the inaugural Hilton Vilamoura Golf Classic. The tournament takes place 14-17 January 2011 and includes two days of golf in two of the finest golf courses in the Algarve.

Could Trump be trumped over £1bn golf development?

Could Trump be trumped over £1bn golf development?

26th May 2010 Tourism News

US billionaire Donald Trump has flown to Scotland to finalise plans to build the “world’s greatest golf course”. However a group of local protestors has bought a parcel of land that they argue will thwart the £1 billion seaside development.

Fourth European Golf Design Course in Belek, Turkey

Fourth European Golf Design Course in Belek, Turkey

24th Feb 2010 Press Release Hotel News

European Golf Design are to design an 18 hole high quality resort golf course in Belek, Turkey.  Appointed by Belek Emlak ve Ticaret AS, a well established developer with extensive experience in Turkey and Asia, the site is located on the Mediterranean coast close to Antalya.

The Peak Of Indulgence In The Tyrolean Alps

The Peak Of Indulgence In The Tyrolean Alps

10th Feb 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Kitzbühel is proud to welcome a new star in Alpine tourism – namely Grand Tirolia Golf and Ski Resort in Kitzbühel where a refined ambience and warm, down-to-earth hospitality meet the rich sporting tradition of the Austrian town.

Fancourt Unveils Newly Refashioned Garen Suites

Fancourt Unveils Newly Refashioned Garen Suites

5th Feb 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Fancourt has kicked off 2010 with flair, by the unveiling of twenty-eight refashioned luxury Garden Suites. The timing is perfect, as Africa’s Leading Resort has an action-packed year ahead, hosting three prestigious golf events in the next three months, as well as the Japanese football team during the 2010 Football World Cup.

Kohler Acquires Former Hotel At St. Andrews, Scotland

Kohler Acquires Former Hotel At St. Andrews, Scotland

16th Dec 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Herb Kohler, Chairman and CEO of Kohler Co., today announced that the company, through its subsidiary, The Old Course Limited, has purchased Hamilton Hall of St Andrews, Scotland, one of the most photographed buildings in the world of golf.  Kohler Co. emerged as the accepted party from a competitive bidding process for the property conducted by Jones Lang La Salle and the Bank of Scotland.  The Old Course Limited now owns and operates the 5 AA Red Star Old Course Hotel, the Kohler Waters Spa and The Duke’s golf course, all of which will play a role in the future of Hamilton Hall.