Golf is an ideal activity to unwind during an incentive trip. according to our expert DMCs it is also one of the most demanded activities during the spring time. Mix this healthy outdoors sport with a relaxing evening at a spa and you’ll have found heaven! Both activities combined can make one of the best travel incentives to ever experience.
Portugal, France and Spain are considered to be the best countries to practice golf due to their natural spaces and weather conditions.
The Chateaux des Virgiers is an internationally renowned Luxury Hotel, Golf and Spa situated in the Dordogne Périgord region in France. One of the most interesting features of the hotel is its 27-hole golf course, opened in 1992 and designed by Donald Steel, who is considered one of the very best “natural” golf course architects. The golf course also includes a 6-hole academy course, a covered driving range, practice greens and bunkers, making the Chateau des Vigiers an ideal place to become a great golf player.
World-famous 5 Star Luxury Hotel in Scotland, it is home to three championship golf courses. The first course, The King’s Course, dates back to 1919 and provides stunning views of the region. The Queen’s Course takes in high ridges, water hazards, woodland and ditches, showing off the natural beauty of the area. Finally, the PGA Centenary, renovated further 2011, in anticipation of the Ryder Cup coming to Gleneagles, ensuring a spectacular course for years to come.
Marbella is one of the preferred destinations for golf tourists because of its many golf courses. The Meliá La Quinta Hotel is situated close to Puerto Banús, in the heart of the Golf Valley and surrounded by the elegant villas of La Quinta, so this location makes it a perfect place for relaxation in a luxurious yet discreet atmosphere.
La Quinta has a 27-hole golf course, split among 3 nine holes courses, which are completely integrated into a splendid natural landscape of exceptional beauty. It also has a Golf Academy offering private lessons with one of their instructors.
Penha Longa Resort is a nineteenth century palace originally founded as a monastery in the fourteenth century, located within a 545-acre national Park on the southern Sintra. The resort includes a spectacular 27-hole golf course, designed by the world-renowned Robert Trent jones and ranked in the top 30 Courses in Continental Europe. Other interesting feature is the Golf Club which hosts almost 100 golf members, tayloring activities such as, competitions with other golf clubs and several social events.
Terre Blanche is a peaceful heaven at the heart of the most beautiful region of France. This resort is the perfect destination from which to explore the South of France. It has several magnificent facilities available for guests, as well as two 18-hole championship golf courses which perfectly blend into the landscape. This paradise for golfers combines performance and pleasure of the game in a stunning environment. In addition, guests will have time to relax at the Club House, a place where they can find restaurants or shops.
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