Birmingham, AL, June 13, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Fairways Golf Vacations and Golfthere.com today announced the launch of the Irish Luxe Golf Trail in conjunction with the Irish Tourist Board and three of the top golf resorts in Ireland. The Irish Luxe Golf Trail is comprised of three 5 - star Irish golf resorts. The resorts that are part of the trail include: Doonbeg Golf Club, Lough Erne Resort, and Druids Glen Golf Resort. These golf resorts have been hand selected by Fairways Golf Vacations and provide the ultimate in luxury, outstanding golf, unparalleled scenery and the finest service in the world. Located in three distinct regions of Ireland, golf travelers will be able to experience these three premium golf resorts while sampling the beautiful country of Ireland.
About the Resorts
Doonbeg Golf Club, the European Golf Resort of the Year for 2010, is located in the Southern part of Ireland, near Shannon, and boasts dramatic views of the Atlantic coast. The Greg Norman designed course at Doonbeg gives golfers a true, rugged taste of the Irish landscape, with 14 of the greens having simply ‘been mowed’. Located in Northern Ireland, Lough Erne Resort provides a traditional Irish feel with its classic whisky bar and a traditional tea room. The Faldo Course has 14 holes nestled along the Lough and it’s par-3 #18 has been named the best in Ireland & UK and the courses was named one of the best new courses in Europe. Druids Glen Golf Resort is located near Dublin and is known for its incredible floral scenery and views of the Irish Sea. Often referred to as the “Augusta of Europe” Druids glen has been a two-time host to the Irish Open and has previously been named European Golf Resort of the Year.
Each resort is noted for its exceptional guest experience as well as world-class amenities. For those less interested in golf, each of resort is home to first class spas, award-winning restaurants and many other activities to complete a day off the golf course. “With three world-class resorts, outstanding golf and the amazing hospitality of the Irish people, The Irish Luxe Golf Trail provides something for everyone,” stated Alan Hale, CEO of Fairways Golf Vacations.
Fairways Golf Vacations has created two unique itineraries for the traveling golfer to experience the best of Ireland. The first offer called Maximum Golf, is a 5-day 4-round golf package that allows the traveler to experience each of these resorts and courses. Pricing for Maximum Golf packages start at $1,799 per person. The second offering, called Maximum Experience, is an 8 day package that includes 7-rounds of golf, 3 spa treatments and additional time for sightseeing. Pricing for Maximum Experience packages start at $2,999 per person. Both package prices include all golf, a caddie or a golf cart, full Irish breakfast daily, rental car and comprehensive travel insurance. “While Ireland is a noted golf destination, these packages have been created with couples in mind,” stated Hale. “Any of the rounds of golf can be substituted for a spa service, allowing all travelers to get a true Irish experience.”
Customers wishing to book an Irish golf vacation or learn more about the Irish Luxe Golf Trail, can logon to www.GolfThere.com/IrishLuxeGolfTrail or call 800.876.6405
About Fairways Golf Vacations: Founded in 1990, Fairways Golf Vacations has grown to be one of the largest golf tour operators in the world. With headquarters operations in Birmingham, Alabama, Fairways has more than a half million current and past customers. Fairways Golf is the longest tenured wholesaler for the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail and is the official golf vacation provider for the Natural State Golf Trail of Arkansas and the Audubon Golf Trail of Louisiana. More information can be found at: www.FairwaysGolfVacations.com or www.GolfThere.com
Contacts: David Kunze, Sr. VP, Fairways Golf & GolfThere.com
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Alan B. Hale, President and CEO, Fairways Golf & GolfThere.com
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