Inside Golf Travel : IG Travel October 2015
13 October 2015 | INSIDE GOLF TRAVEL the convenience of automated tee-up systems, and a putting and chipping green to help you get the best results Additional facilities include three practice greens, chipping area, retail and pro shop, tennis courts and a well- equipped gym. The Bunker Cafe & Bar at Pegasus Golf & Sports Club is the perfect place to relax for an after match drink, catch up with friends or simply enjoy the casual dining atmosphere with contemporary New Zealand cuisine. Pegasus Golf & Sports Club’s coaching staff have a friendly and courteous teaching philosophy, ensuring optimal results, whilst maintaining a comfortable learning environment. All levels of golf coaching are catered for. From initial swing assessment and analysis, through to improvement packages and even full 18-hole playing lessons, the coaching staff at Pegasus will help you improve your game for maximum enjoyment. More information: (+64) 3 920 3300, www.pegasus-golfclub.co.nz, email@example.com terraCe downs resort The next time you’re planning a golf trip to New Zealand, be sure to consider Canterbury as a region to explore. With over 55 courses to choose from in the region, there’s plenty to whet the appetite of the travelling golfer. One such course is Terrace Downs Resort, which is located just one hour’s drive from Christchurch International Airport and offers the ideal starting or finishing course to play on your trip. This jewel under the mountain offers an 18-hole 6,406m, par-72 course. The front nine offers a beautiful example of a parkland resort course, while the links- style back nine provide exceptional views of Mt Hutt and the Rakaia River. With 10 lakes and over 60 bunkers, there are some great challenges, and it’s clear why this course is rated as one of the best in the region. Whether you can swing a club like a pro or are playing for the first time, the course at Terrace Downs will captivate and enchant you. On Friday 22nd November, Terrace Downs is hosting its last tournament of this calendar year, The Terrace Downs Open, and entry is open to all NZ and AUS affiliated players. The Terrace Downs Open attracts a wide range of top amateurs and social competitors from across Canterbury and further afield, you can contact the pro shop for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org. Terrace Downs also offers two luxury accommodation options ranging from 1-3 bedroom villas to the 4-7 bedroom chalets; all units are self-contained to enhance your stay, whether it be from a one night stay to a week. Delicious meals are served in a rustically luxurious clubhouse with the Café open during the day for breakfast, lunch and bar snacks and the Hunters restaurant in the evening offers a fine selection of cuisine. The Resort also has many exciting activities nearby ranging from horseback trekking to Jet Boating. One activity on the resort that proves to be popular with its guests is the archery and clay shooting run by Neil Gubby of Newzengland ltd, who just won a certificate of excellence from Trip Advisor and is ranked #1 in Christchurch for fun and games. After all the action of being on the course, the Spa can take all the aches and pains away before you can relax back in your room with a glass of wine. Terrace Downs has so much to offer, and there’s something for everyone! Contact the resort to plan your escape. More information: Phone: (+64) 3 318 6943, www.terracedowns.co.nz, email@example.com Terrace Downs Resort PHONE +64 3 318 6943 || firstname.lastname@example.org .nz || www.terracedowns.co.nz Mountain Magic at Terrace Downs Resort Make your next escape one you’ll never forget! Enjoy luxury accommodation with spectacular views, a round of golf on one of New Zealand’s top courses, and a delicious meal in a rustically luxurious clubhouse. Enhance your stay with exciting activities ranging from horseback riding to sky diving, and pamper yourself in the indulgent day spa.
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