Golfweek’s Best Deals: Golf getaways


Monday, April 26, 2010

Here are three variously priced deals at courses rated among Golfweek’s Best in their respective states.

HAMBURG, N.J. – Groups of 12 to 24 golfers might want to check out the Ultimate Golf & Wine Group Getaway at Crystal Springs Resort. This two-day package includes:

• a round on Ballyowen, ranked No. 2 in New Jersey

• dinner at the Wine Cellar

• a second round at Wild Turkey, ranked No. 13 in the state

• rates start at $486 per night at Minerals Resort & Spa, and $511 per night at Grand Cascades Lodge (per person, based on double occupancy)


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GALENA, Ill.: Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa, located about 170 miles west of Chicago, has 63 holes,

most notably The General, ranked No. 2 in Illinois. The Eagle Package, available Sundays through Thursdays, includes:

• one night of accommodations

• two rounds of golf

• one breakfast at Woodlands


• Inn rates start at $119, rising to $139 May 2 and $179 May 30 (per person, based on two people per room)

• $30 surcharge for each round on The General


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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C.: Harbour Town is where the pros come to unwind after a stressful week at the Masters. With one of Sea Pines Resort’s Pete Dye packages, you can do the same. The Harbour Town/Heron Point package includes:

• two nights at the Inn at Harbour Town

• one round for two players on Harbour Town Golf Links, ranked No. 2 in the state

• one round for two players on Heron Point

• rates start at $279, falling to $269

May 17 (per person, per night based on two golfers in a room)

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