Ideas for Dad: Getaway Golf Vacation by:Evvie Meier
As Father's Day quickly approaches, golf courses are preparing for an influx of groups taking dad out to the greens to celebrate the day. Children looking to pull out all the stops for dad this father's day, or anyone interesting in planning a golf vacation, should consider the following resorts for the perfect golf weekend. These golf courses are famous, historic, challenging, and beautiful. Best of all, they set a gorgeous backdrop to the perfect golf vacation this summer and fall.
The American Club, Kohler, Wisconsin
This gorgeous resort is home to four separate top notch golf courses, two each at Blackwolf Run and Whistling Straits. The American Club is the pride of the Midwest golfing scene, winning numerous awards and attracting golf lovers from across the country. The American Club's surrounding golf courses offer challenging courses and breathtaking scenery - the perfect setting for a golf vacation.
Pinehurst Resort, North Carolina
The quiet beauty of this Southern resort sets a peaceful tone for some of the most impressive courses in the country. Pinehurst is nationally renowned for hosting many of the world's most prestigious golf tournaments, including multiple U.S. Opens. While Pinehurst is home to 8 courses, the famed number 2 course consistently pulls in the most visitors.
The Boulders, Carefree, Arizona
Built in the desert north of Scottsdale, The Boulders is a uniquely-designed resort that channels the tranquility of the surrounding Sonoran desert. Guests can stay within traditional yet luxurious plaster pueblos. To get the most of a golf vacation at The Boulders, catch a round of golf at sunset to experience the desert hues like you've never seen before.
The Cloister, Sea Island, Georgia
Designed for the world's top leaders of the 2004 G8 Summit, The Cloister at Sea Island is sure to impress any group of travelers during a luxurious golf vacation. Located on an Sea Island off the coast of Georgia, The Cloister provides great golfing, but the clear attraction is the gorgeous, luxury hotel.
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Evvie Meier is the Marketing Manager at Trax.com, a leading travel meta-search engine. Trax performs comprehensive and unbiased searches of airfare, hotels, and cars, from more than 200 travel company suppliers. Find the cheapest and most extensive travel options available at www.Trax.com.