Top Destinations For A Winter Golf Holiday

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Top Destinations For A Winter Golf Holiday

With temperatures set to freeze and the joys of the Christmas break a distant memory, why not book a golf holiday to escape the winter blues and practice your game. Just a short flight away, exchange cold and grey days for scenic views and relaxation with Golf Travel Centre’s pick of destinations for a winter getaway.

Alicante

The vibrant city of Alicante, located on Spain’s Mediterranean coast, provides stunning views out to sea from its famous seafront promenade. Boasting a fantastic climate all year round, conditions are generally near perfect for a round of golf while the excellent choice of nightlife offers visitors plenty to do after a day on the fairways. Alicante is the ideal destination for those looking for a winter sun golf holiday and to top on vitamin D.

Melia Villaitana Resort

Located between two Nicklaus designed golf courses, this resort has fantastic views of the Gran Bahia Bay. Its 25 individual buildings and unique architectural style reproduce the region’s picturesque squares and historical streets, offering guests a truly Mediterranean experience.

Hotel La Finca

An ideal escape for golf lovers, this resort is located in a natural area of outstanding beauty. Guests of the modern hotel can enjoy panoramic views of the golf course, gardens and swimming pool. The onsite La Finca golf course boasts generous fairways and spectacular greens designed specifically for tournament play.

Dublin

A small capital with a rich heritage, Dublin’s wild and illustrious past will not disappoint. Just an hour from Southampton airport, you’ll be on holiday before you know it. Boasting some of Ireland’s finest links courses, a Dublin getaway offers a fantastic mix of golf, culture and nightlife.

 

The K Club

Steeped in history, The K Club combines old world elegance with indulgent luxury. Nestled within 550 acres of rural countryside, the courses on offer are suitable for all levels of golfer making this property a great venue for a golf break.

 

Portmarnock Hotel

Perched on Dublin’s expansive five-mile velvet strand, Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links is unlike any other hotel in the capital. Its beachside location is breathtaking and provides a wonderful backdrop to the award-winning Bernhard Langer designed golf course.

Edinburgh

Although you may need to wrap up warm, Edinburgh is the perfect destination for breathtaking scenery and some of the finest championship courses and spas. Escape to the ‘home of golf’ to experience some of the world’s most iconic courses whilst also taking in everything Scotland’s historic capital has to offer.

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club

Just seven miles from Edinburgh’s city centre, the Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club is situated in 1,000 acres of stunning parkland. With spectacular views to Edinburgh castle, it’s a celebration of Scottish heritage.

 

Macdonald Cardrona Hotel

Situated in beautiful countryside, this hotel offers luxurious, contemporary accommodation set in timeless natural surroundings. A relaxing haven in close proximity to Edinburgh, guests can enjoy the onsite championship course and make the most of hotel’s spa after a day of golf.