Escape Differently…

This week’s blog is about three brilliant resorts that will offer you an amazing but different golf escape. With the English weather being as beautiful as it is at the moment, you may want to start thinking about making sure that you can get some more sunshine when this weather inevitably finishes and there is no better way to do so than with a great golf break somewhere beautiful…

Situated in the centre of the beautiful city of Murcia is the lovely, four-star TRYP Murcia Rincon de Pepe. This is a brilliant, modern hotel which offers everything that you could possibly want or need in order to have a brilliant golf holiday to Spain. The hotel boasts such a fantastic location as you are in a prime location to explore the city but you are also nearby to some brilliant golf courses which include Golf Altorreal, Lorca Golf Course and Hacienda del Alamo. Each of the guestrooms is decorated with modern décor and boasts all of the necessities including a flat-screen satellite TV, a minibar and a stylish ensuite bathroom. During the day, you can spend time exploring the historic Spanish city of Murcia, enjoy some of the world-class golf courses nearby, venture into the Gran Casino Murcia or workout in the hotel’s fitness centre. Although you are situated in the centre of the city where there is an abundance of brilliant bars and restaurants, you can also stay in the hotel and try one of its two restaurants. The Rincon de Pepe Restaurant boasts a classic style whilst the La Barra del Rincon Restaurant is more informal and serves lovely Spanish tapas which you can enjoy outside on the terrace. With brilliant golf, a superb location within a beautiful city and so many great things to do and see, it is no surprise that we highly recommend the TRYP Murcia Rincon de Pepe if you are looking for a brilliant but alternative golf escape…

The four-star Acaya Golf Resort and Spa boasts an idyllic location nestled in the heart of the stunning Italian countryside where you feel like you are isolated from the hustle and bustle of the world but in reality, you are just 20 minutes’ drive from the historical centre of Lecce and just five minutes’ drive from the stunning coastline of Southern Italy.  The superb Acaya Golf Club boasts 18 brilliant holes of golf and is situated onsite of the resort which means that great golf truly is at your fingertips here. After a round of golf, you can enjoy relaxing around one of the two outdoor swimming pools or enjoy the extensive spa facilities within the resort. Each of the guest rooms is beautifully decorated and all of the rooms boast lovely views of either the golf course, the gardens of the Puglia countryside. Within the rooms, you can find all of the modern essentials including a satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities and a well-stocked minibar! In the town of Lecce, you can find an array of authentic bars and restaurants to enjoy and as the town is just 20 minutes’ drive away, we highly recommend that you take the time to explore! Although, if you stay within the resort for your meals, you certainly won’t be disappointed as the hotel boasts the fantastic Gian Giacomo Restaurant which boasts a wide range of fine cuisine which is created using the region’s fresh and local ingredients. With excellent golf on-site, the beach within a five-minute drive, two outdoor pools, extensive spa facilities and a stunning historic town just 20 minutes’ drive away, you can’t really beat this beautiful resort for your next golf holiday to Italy.

Last, but certainly not least, is the five-star Fairplay Golf and Spa Resort which is located in the centre of Cadiz in Southern Andalusia where you can find some of the best beaches on the Atlantic coast. The resort is designed as a small white Andalusian town with narrow streets and squares which makes this a perfect and tranquil resort for you to enjoy your next golf break within. You can enjoy everything that the resort has to offer including outdoor swimming pools, extensive spa facilities, a fitness centre, tennis courts and most importantly, a spectacular golf course on site. Within the resort, there are three different a la carte restaurant. La Atalaya serves delicious Mediterranean food, Los Acebuches offers a lovely buffet and Mar de Campo boasts local products and modern cuisine for you to enjoy. Alternatively, you can enjoy light bites at the poolside brasserie and Club House snack bar. There are four different bars available for guests within the resort. If you are looking for a lovely resort with all of the facilities and amenities that you could possibly want or need to enjoy a five-star golf break, then look no further than the Fairplay Golf and Spa Resort in Cadiz…

We hope that you have enjoyed this week’s blog and that when you are considering booking your next golf escape, take a look at these three excellent options for a lovely golf break…