Hyatt offers golf weekend getaways
Dubai, June 21, 2011
Hyatt properties in Egypt and UAE are offering golfing enthusiasts weekend getaways with the benefits of playing in world-class and award-winning courses, said a top official of the hotel.
“Golf is a hugely popular sport in the Mena region and enthusiasts often look for courses close to home - perfect for weekend breaks,” said Kapil Aggarwal, director of Sales & Marketing Hyatt International - South West Asia.
“Combining sporting activities and luxurious travel destinations make for an ideal get-away.”
Voted one of the world’s ‘Top Golf Courses,’ is Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, is located on the shores of the creek and offers a nine-hole Par 3 course. The luxury property also features 225 luxury rooms and suites, as well as a Spa.
Taba Heights Resort in Egypt is set among 368 hectares of landscaped gardens and lagoons spread out along five kilometres of coastline.
With a backdrop of Sinai Mountains, Taba Heights’ championship 18-hole golf course was designed by John Sanford, a member of the American Society of Golf Course Architects and overlooks Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the azure waters of the Red Sea.
Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas, scheduled to open in the third quarter of 2011, offers nine kilometres of environmentally protected coastline, as well as views of the waterfront from most of its rooms.
Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi also neighbours the championship 18-hole Gary Player-designed Saadiyat Beach Golf Club. – TradeArabia News Service
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