WWG News & Events

2015 FORMULA ONE USGP - AUSTIN, TX

Attend the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on October 25, 2015 with VIP Hospitality tickets, hotels or private home rentals, private club golf and events like an all star concert at Austin City Limits or Unoiversity of Texas football tickets. We can make it happen! We have hotel rooms downtown within walking distance to all the Austin nightlife, and ticket options from general admission, to reserved seating, to luxury Paddock VIP Hospitality passes. This is an incredible event and a great weekend in Austin! more...

PGA MEMBER GROUPS "PRO GOES FREE"

We have partnered with many USA resorts (Bandon Dunes, Streamsong, Pebble Beach, Erin Hills, Kohler, Pinehurst etc) and International Destinations (much of Scotland and Ireland) to offer PGA Professional complimentary places, airfare, spending money and 4% Golf Retirement Plus. Benefits and inclusions vary by destination. Check out our Portugal Pro Am for May 2015! PGA Golf Professionals call PG at 770-291-4106 for more information on a group trip!

2014 UK & IRELAND COURSES BOOKING FAST

Contact us soon for information on a 2015 overseas trip because the courses are already getting very busy. August is already heavily booked, and The (British) Open Championship at St Andrews will make Scotland very busy all summer, so we suggest April, May and June as the best time to travel to Scotland, Ireland or England in 2015.

PORTUGAL PGA PRO AM & MORE

Attend our Portugal Pro-Am in Maui this May 2015 - 6 nights, 4 rounds of great golf including Oitavos Dunes, parties and more (Pro Goes Free). These events are very popular and always great fun. Non-golfing spouses welcome too. Call for details ... Packages are still available for the 2015 Open Champuionship at St Andrews! more...

2014 British Open Championship

Royal Liverpool GC, England - July 17-20, 2014 - SPACE STILL AVAILABLE

Royal Liverpool GC, Hoylake, England

Phil Mickelson 2013 Open Champion at Muirfield

2014 British Open

Championship Packages

5 night packages with tickets!

Wednesday 16 July to Mon 21 July, 2014

The British Open once again returns to Hoylake for the 143nd Open Championship July 17-20, 2013. Royal Liverpool GC (also called "Hoylake" for the village where it's located) last hosted this great event in 2005, when Tiger Woods won an emotional victory soon after his Fathers passing. 

Last years dramatic victory by Phil Mickelson at Muirfield was stuff of legends.  Will the 2014 Open Championship measure up?

Contact us for your custom golf package with tickets - we highly recommend our choice hotel: The Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa!  5 night minimums apply for all hotels within 50 miles!

Many are adding on rounds of golf nearby at Formby Hall, Royal Birkdale, Royal Lytham & St Annes, Hillside, Formby GC, Southport & Ainsdale, and others.  

Consider an extension to Wales after or before The Open? Great golf, stunning scenery, and the best value travel in The UK!

Our Favorite: The Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Formby Hall is a great combination of a boutique hotel with a 4-star luxury spa hotel and golf resort on England’s Golf Coast, between Southport and Liverpool. Following a recent $15 million refurbishment, the grand colonial-style clubhouse and an existing 18-hole championship golf course have been complimented by a 62-room hotel and, most recently, a lavish spa and health club. Besides the championship course onsite, the hotel also offers a superb 9-hole par-3 course, with a new driving range and a unique residential PGA academy. The superbly equipped health club and quality restaurant and bars make Formby Hall the ideal destination for The Open Championship or other vacations along England’s Golf Coast!

Formby Hall

 

 

ROYAL LIVERPOOL GC (Hoylake)

Royal Liverpool and The Claret Jug

ROYAL LIVERPOOL GCHoylake

(7,110 yards – par 72) This historic course is located in the western Liverpool suburb of Hoylake, in the heart of a truly great golfing region. In 1930 Bobby Jones won the British Open here, the second leg of his Grand Slam, and Tiger Woods won in 2006.  The 2014 Open will be played here too. Although relatively flat, the lay of the land is vulnerable to the strong prevailing winds which are likely to blow here. It is best advised to play here with a caddy your first time out as many tactical shots are required and many hidden hazards await including several in course out-of-bounds. Royal Liverpool also features perhaps England’s most elegant and welcoming clubhouse and locker rooms, recently refurbished to the highest standards. Ranked #69 in the world by Golf Magazine in 2013.  WWG Grade: A

 

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