mark kelley PINEHURST, Pine nEedles, AND Tobacco Road Golf Trip Proposal
MAY 30, 2023 - JUNE 3, 2023 | 4 NIGHTS | 4+ ROUNDS | 2 GOLFERS | $4,125.00 USD pp
February 2, 2023
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Epic Golf Travel was founded over 25 years ago and our company partners are PGA Professionals who have over 75 years of golf industry and travel experience. We are members of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO), the leading international golf tourism organization, as well as the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA). Our commitment is to deliver an exceptional golf travel experience... every client, every trip, every time.
At Epic Golf Travel, our motto, “The Best Golf Vacations on the Planet”, is our sincere promise to deliver an exceptional golf travel experience... every trip you take and every time you travel with us.
To this end, we spend more hours planning and executing your trip than any other golf tour company in the industry. For those who seek the absolute best golfing experience, we believe you’ll appreciate our commitment to you and your golf travel plans.
The attached schedule is based on 2 golfers traveling and includes 4 nights deluxe single room accommodations, 4 full rounds of golf, 1 round on The Cradle par-3, breakfast during your stay at Pinehurst Resort and numerous other inclusions listed below.
Your suggested lodging has you staying 2 nights at The Carolina in single guest rooms and 2 nights at the Mid Pines Inn in a 2-Bedroom Suite.
Your suggested golf has you playing 4 rounds of golf; Pinehurst #2, #4, Pine Needles, and Tobacco Road. Also included is a round on The Cradle par-3 at Pinehurst. More information on your lodging and golf courses may be found below.
Our prices INCLUDE ALL TAXES AND ANY RESORT OR LODGING FEES, there are no hidden costs of any kind.
Your monies are 100% protected from any Coronavirus related issues. Your trip may be rescheduled with no penalty should there be any governmental closures, delays or travel bans specific to COVID-19.
This trip itinerary is a quotation only and therefore remains subject to availability.
When we've reached the point where you're ready to book, you can simply click on the "Ready to Book" button contained herein and it will walk you through the process of making your deposit and other payments.
I look forward to your thoughts and please reach out with your questions or comments.
|YOUR TRIP SUMMARY|
|DATES:||May 30, 2023 - June 3, 2023|
|# GOLFERS:||2 Golfers|
|5 Days / 4 Nights / 4 Plus Rounds|
|GOLF:||4 rounds of golf on Pinehurst #2, #4, Pine Needles, and Tobacco Road. 1 round on The Cradle par-3 at Pinehurst.|
|LODGING:||2 nights single room lodging at The Carolina at Pinehurst and 2 nights single room lodging in a Two-Bedroom Suite at Mid Pines Inn|
|TRANSPORT:||Airport transfers & transport to/from Tobacco Road can be arranged at additional cost|
|FOOD & BEVERAGE:||Breakfast each morning as guests of The Carolina at Pinehurst Resort|
|PRICE:||$4,125.00 USD per person|
|DEPOSIT:||$1,050.00 USD per person|
|TERMS:||Your monies are 100% protected from any Coronavirus related issues. Your trip can be rescheduled with no penalty should there be any governmental closures, delays or travel bans specific to COVID-19|
This itinerary is subject to availability and is subject to change at any time. In order to secure all aspects of your golf trip a reflected above is required, with the balance due 60 days prior to travel. Nothing can be held or confirmed until a deposit is received.
Each golf may make their trip payments individually.
WHY EPIC GOLF TRAVEL?
WE'VE BEEN THERE
We have real-world experience with every location and golf course we offer. We use our personal journeys to help create your custom trip.
THE EPIC TEAM
PGA Professionals, travel industry veterans and golf travel experts at our locations add up to a perfect blend of local knowledge and expertise.
THE TRIP PUZZLE
Fitting the pieces of your golf trip puzzle together is sometimes hard work. We make it easy by doing it for you so you just enjoy the ride.
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Ranked #25 in Top 100 Golf Courses in the World
A three-time U.S. Open Site. A three-time winner of Travel + Leisure Golf Magazine’s Best Golf Resort in America award. The home of the famed No. 2 golf course. Pinehurst Resort seems to have it all when it comes to great golf destinations.
Around the world, Pinehurst is where the American golf story is rooted, and where it continues to flourish. Most know of its modern history – with stories like the Payne Stewart putt that won the 1999 U.S. Open. But locked with its archives are thousands of moments that define each generation for the past 100 years. Pinehurst is America’s first golf resort, and continues to be one of its' best.
Pinehurst No. 4 had previously been ranked as one of North Carolina's top-five courses in the 1990s, but it slipped to No. 16 in the most recent Best in State ranking. The course, which was designed by Donald Ross in 1919, had previously been remodeled by Tom Fazio—who called the No. 4 restoration one of his proudest remodels to date.
Now, Hanse and his team have put their own signature on it, giving an ode to some of the Ross elements and creating larger natural “sandscapes” with native vegetation, including wiregrass and broom sedge plants, which matches the look of the restored No. 2, while being perhaps slightly more playable than No. 2.
A true work of modern art, Hanse has created a very strong second reason to visit the famed Pinehurst Resort.
TOBACCO ROAD GOLF CLUB
Ranked #50 in Top 100 Golf Courses in the World by Golf Course Architecture
Established in 1998, Tobacco Road is younger than many of the courses it has surpassed in its accumulation of accolades. Architect Mike Strantz was a student of the Golden Age Architects whose turn of the century designs set the standards while contributing to the development of the principles of golf course architecture and design.
Strantz allowed the rolling terrain to evolve into one of golf’s most uncompromising designs. Beyond the panoramic views and stunning vistas lies a course that tests all of a player’s faculties. Five sets of tees allow a player to undertake the course at a level worthy of their skill; however, one should always keep in mind – it was Strantz’s goal to test “a player’s eye, determination, and wits.”
PINE NEEDLES GOLF CLUB
Ranked #11 in Top 100 Golf Courses in North Carolina
Pine Needles’ award-winning golf course is the first in the nation to be awarded four U.S. Women’s Open Championships. Named the #4 golf course in the state by Golfweek, the course was designed by the legendary Donald Ross in 1927, and meticulously restored by Kyle Franz in 2017.
Donald Ross provided generous fairways and challenging green sites. There are strong elevation changes throughout the course yet is very walkable. The course has been lengthened from its original routing but still provides an intimate routing with short distances between tees and greens. Wayward shots will likely find a bed of pine needles to rest on; much like the backyards of virtually every home found on the course.
THE CRADLE PAR THREE COURSE
Nearly 120 years after golf arrived at Pinehurst, The Cradle is born, a nine-hole short course that even the newest to the game can enjoy.
Designed by golf architect Gil Hanse, the Golf Channel calls The Cradle, “the most fun 10 acres in all of golf.” Mere steps from the Resort Clubhouse, it is the same area where, in 1898, Dr. Leroy Culver carved our first nine holes out of the sand. Over the next century, Pinehurst came to be referred to as the Cradle of American Golf.
THE CAROLINA HOTEL
The Carolina Hotel, a century-old, AAA Four Diamond gem dubbed “the Queen of the South", has hosted kings, queens, presidents and the best golfers in the world since it opened its doors in 1902.
This elegant hideaway is part of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning Pinehurst Resort, a mega-historic golfing retreat in the North Carolina Sandhills.
Traditional accommodations at The Carolina Hotel are exactly what you’d expect from a century-old, AAA Four Diamond winner: elegant and sophisticated, with classic details like a wood-and-wrought-iron headboard and calming neutral hues. Don’t worry, there are plenty of modern touches, as well, from the LCD flat-screen TV to the complimentary Wi-Fi.
Afternoon tea, parking and shuttle service around the resort are free. Other amenities include an elegant restaurant, a casual lounge and bar, and a coffee shop, plus tennis courts and bike rentals. There's also a fitness center and a luxe spa.
COMMITTED TO THE PERFECT TRIP
A COMPANY OF GOLFERS
We've traveled the world playing golf. We think just like you do, making us the perfect golf planning partner.
BESPOKE GOLF EXPERIENCES
We offer the finest resorts and golf courses in the world and customize each and every trip.
OUR SERVICE PROMISE
Our partners have been providing the highest level of service to their golf clientele for decades.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
You deserve a trip that is planned and executed perfectly, providing you with memories that last a lifetime.
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