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Golfing holidays have become popular in recent years, the huge increase in the popularity of golf has ensured a large increase in its followers. Once seen as the preserve of the few, there are now many people from all walks of life interested in the game and indeed passionate about their favourite sport. Combining a holiday with playing golf can be the perfect scenario for golfing enthusiasts, the UK has plenty to offer.
For beginners the James Andrews School of Golf in East Sussex offers courses for beginners and a short stay with a couple of days tuition could be what you need to get you on the road to enjoying one of the fastest growing sports in the UK.
For those wanting some pampering the Ramada Gloucester, in Gloucestershire offers a great hotel to stay in. You can enjoy the facilities in their beauty salon and the wide range of treatments they offer for both men and women. The popular golfers massage is also on offer, it will leave you feeling relaxed and ready for a great round of golf.
Scotland is home to some of the best courses in the world and is synonymous with gold the world over. There are various golf breaks available in Scotland, these include a trip to the Highlands in Scotland and Aberdeenshire that offer offers some of the best courses in the UK. A spectacular place to visit during the summer months, you can play past 10pm on courses such as Nairn and Royal Aberdeen. The east coast of Scotland is home to some of the most famous sought after courses in the world, where aficionados of the game love to play. St Andrews and Gleneagles are located in this region and hotels in the area offer a high standard of accommodation.
A break in the North of England offers a wide range of courses such as De Vere Slaley Hall and Marriott Hollins Hall. Many of the golf courses are close to major cities like Liverpool, Manchester, and Leeds. The famous courses in the area include Royal Birkdale and Royal Liverpool, to name just a few. The Carden Park in Cheshire offers great courses and a high standard of accommodation in the hotel with plenty of facilities including beauty treatments and international cuisine in the restaurant.
In the East Midlands, Northamptonshire has the Delapre Golf Course with accommodation at the Marriott. This great break offers a wonderful course with the relaxing and comfortable stay at the Marriott including a sauna, pool and health and beauty salon.
Bournemouth in South West England offers a wide range of golf courses including Broadstone, Meyrick Park, Barton on Sea and Canford Magna. Staying at the Cumberland you can enjoy 2 nights stay and 2 days of golf at the Canford Magna course, perfect for a quick break.
Golfing holidays are now offered with a wide range of options, going when not in peak season you can get some great deals. There are great locations all over the UK to enjoy golf breaks, they are an excellent way to enjoy the game of golf and relax at the same time.