Fore! Whether a golf vacation is on your bucket list, or you are just committed to chipping away at your handicap on some of the most stunning courses around the world, fall is the perfect time for a golf vacation. The cooler weather in some of the best golf destinations makes your 18-holes a little more enjoyable and you can also save money with off-season prices. Here are some top picks for a fall golf vacation.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Hilton Head offers a master-planned vacation community in South Carolina that is perfect for golf enthusiasts. Warm weather year -round makes South Carolina ideal in fall and winter, especially for golf enthusiasts who can’t get their game in at home. Hilton Head Island boasts 40 golf courses on the island and nearby. YAs kids head back to school and beach weather cools, the prices on golf courses drop for those who want to take advantage of off-season pricing.
George, South Africa
Fancourt golf and resort is one of South Africa’s leading golf experiences. Featuring three top-rated courses, Fancourt is thought of as the ultimate destination for dedicated golfers. After a day on the greens you can relax at the spa, making this a well-rounded vacation with plenty to do off the fairway too. Winter spa day specials are available now.
Jackson’s Point, Ontario
Stay at The Briar’s on the shores of Lake Simcoe in Ontario and be amazed by the beauty of fall in this Canadian province. Green isn’t the only colour that will amaze: coppers, golden yellows, reds and more as the leaves change and the temperatures cool. Golf packages in fall allow you to save money and the other amenities at this popular resort will give you a relaxing vacation experience (including a world-class spa).
Barbados, West Indies
Stay at Sandy Lane Resort in Barbados for world-class golf on each of three courses: The Old Nine, The Country Club and the world-renowned Green Monkey exclusively available to Sandy Lane Resort Guests. Spend time off the course enjoying the sun, water and sand and relaxing at the spa. A golf and spa package puts the best of both worlds together for an affordable vacation.
Love the greens? Take it on the road. For the novice or well-seasoned player, there is a course out there this fall (and a deal to match) that’s perfect for you.