Escape the UK Weather for Winter Golf & Sun
Wherever you are in the UK & Ireland, Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis will have affected you to some degree, particularly with regards to our courses, many of which have become waterlogged under the pressures of these extreme conditions. Consequently, for those of us who have been starved of sunshine and golf these past few months, the idea of venturing further afield for a touch of respite has grown in appeal. Luckily for you, there are many great destinations for Winter Sun & Golf.
Our travel partner Golfbreaks.com have a rich series of packages and offers available for a last minute break, providing a great availability of hotels and venues for an exceptional value for money price. It's a perfect time of year to take advantage of these deals.
Recently showcased on the European Tour, discover the joys of Abu Dhabi and Dubai, including establishments like the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort, the Jumeirah Golf Estates & Emirates Golf Club.
This tropical island is a magical haven for golfers, best experienced through resorts like Constance Belle Mare Plage on the east coast, Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort on the south coast, and Tamarina Golf & Spa Boutique Hotel, located on the west coast, this is an unforgettable destination.
If you have been watching the PGA Tour, you'll have seen many of the most popular regions on TV, including Florida, South Carolina and Arizona, where you can play the likes of TPC Sawgrass and Kiawah Island.
Renowned for its stunning coastlines and memorable safaris, visiting South Africa is more than just golf, but that's not bad either, including venues as esteemed as Fancourt and Sun City.
For something truly special, the Caribbean offers sun and warmth throughout the year, with recommended destinations including the five-star Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort and Club or the Westin Puntacana Resort and Club.
Ranging from the bustling nature of Bangkok to the relative tranquility of Phuket, there is something in Thailand for everyone, with the most popular venues including Black Mountain Golf Club & Resort in Hua Hin, Amari Ocean Pattaya – located on the beachfront, and Katathani Phuket Beach Resort, just 20km away from Red Mountain Golf Course.
This is the place for the all-inclusive break, Turkey is home to many exceptional resorts and courses, including Sueno Golf, Sirene Belek Hotel and the iconic Regnum Carya Resort, where you can play Montgomerie Maxx Royal Golf Course or Carya Golf Club.
Only four hours away from the UK, the Canary Islands is a stunning destination for golfers, including scenic regions such as Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote.
Becoming more prominent in the golf world and just a short journey from the British Isles, Morocco is known for its attractions that include the buzzing heartbeat of Marrakech, the 18th-century seafront town of Essaouira, or the southern Atlantic coast in Agadir.
Great weather and luxury is available in Cyprus, best sampled through the Olympic Lagoon Resort 5*, Almyra Hotel 5* and the Columbia Beach Resort 5*. And why not play Elea Golf Club, Secret Valley Golf Club, Minthis Golf Club and the stunning PGA National at Aphrodite Hills.
There is a reason why Spain is such a popular destination for British golfers in winter, so why not join them by visiting the likes of La Cala, Las Colinas, Valle del Este, La Finca, where great savings are to be had at this time of year.
The Algarve is the ultimate European golf destination, one that golfers flock to from all over in winter. Here, you can play some of the finest courses on the continent, including the Faldo Course, Gramacho and Pinhal.
So, where are you catching some much needed Winter Sun & Golf?
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