England Golf Tour

England Golf Tour

FULLY ESCORTED GOLF TOUR • 03 – 16 JULY 2020 • 14 DAYS • 6 ROUNDS OF GOLF

Feel the prestige of The Open venues while you tee off on some of the most picturesque links in the world.

England Golf Tour

London, United Kingdom – August 20, 2016: Westminster palace and Big Ben and traffic on Westminster bridge in foreground

Have you ever dreamed of playing all the “Crown Jewels” of revered English golf?  This is your invitation!

This tour will have you experience bucket list courses one after the other.  You will feel the history in the landscapes of the great links of England and all its iconic tournament venues. The British golf line-up features the “Royal” clubs of Liverpool (Hoylake), Birkdale, Lytham and St Annes. Add to that Sunningdale Golf Club and you have a program you’ve been dreaming all your life as a golfer.  You will also visit all the highlights of England’s most vibrant cities, such as Liverpool and London!

For this tour, we are partnering with Go Golfing, Australia’s most awarded golf travel company, to offer you the experience of a lifetime.  Throughout your trip, you will be accompanied by an experienced Go Golfing host and toured by knowledgeable and friendly local guides.

On this memorable tour, we follow the illustrious golfing hotspots and make our way from Southport to Liverpool through England’s Golf Coast, then travel from the home of the Beatles to Oxford, a medieval university town with modern charm.  We end our trip with the vibrant city of London, discovering the tower of London, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben (to name only a few!).

Taste the finest British ales in a centuries-old pub, take a cruise down river in Oxford and meet celebrities at the famous Madam Tussaud’s. Non-golfers will be happy too with plenty of fun activities to keep them busy.

INCLUSIONS

  • 13 nights Accommodation
  • 6 rounds of golf (walking courses, trolleys included)
    *Caddies available: Additional cost applies.
  • All breakfasts and 2 dinners (Welcome Dinner and Farewell Dinner)
  • All Sightseeing and Experiences (as mentioned in itinerary)
  • Non-golfer inclusions:
    • Houghton Tower visit
    • Blackpool sightseeing
    • Southport Marine Lake and Model Railway Village
    • Liverpool sightseeing with Hop On Hop Off Bus
    • Runnymede District and Denbies Wine Estate visit

Other Inclusions

  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Return airport transfers
  • Individual and team competitions with prizes
  • Fully escorted: Go Golfing’s experienced host & local guides
Tour Package Price

Early Bird Reward: Save EUR 400pp when you book before 25 November 2019

Early Bird Price

Golfer Twin Share – EUR 6,488 pp
Non-Golfer Twin Share – EUR 4,764 pp
Golfer Single – EUR 8,988 pp

Full Retail Price

Golfer Twin Share – EUR 6,888 pp
Non-Golfer Twin Share – EUR 5,164 pp
Golfer Single – EUR 9,388 pp

DAY 1 |  Friday 3 July | SOUTHPORT

You will be met at Manchester Airport and transferred to The Vincent Hotel, where we stay for 5 nights while golfing the days away.

Hotel: The Vincent Hotel, Southport

DAY 2 | Saturday 4 July | SOUTHPORT

After enjoying your first proper English breakfast, we will spend our day discovering Manchester and its love for football.  After touring the Old Trafford Stadium, we will test our knowledge at the National Football Museum. The beautiful Manchester Town Hall is also a sight not to be missed.

Tonight, we come together for a welcome dinner and drinks in our hotel’s gorgeous restaurant.

(B, D with drinks) Hotel: The Vincent Hotel, Southport

DAY 3 | Sunday 5 July | SOUTHPORT

This morning, the wait is over as we head for our first round of golf at Hillside Golf Club.

Nestled amongst the best stretch of links in the British Isles, Hillside delivers a splendid round. Many compare its back nine to that special feeling when playing Ballybunion, with beautifully-crafted fairways and deep bunkers.

Non-golfers will tour the Hoghton Tower, a well-preserved centuries-old fortified manor.

Evening will be at leisure.

(B) Hotel: The Vincent Hotel, Southport

DAY 4 | Monday 6 July | SOUTHPORT

Today on our program is England’s #5 course and host to 11 Open Championships and the Ryder Cup: the Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club.   With excitement, we will tee off at the course where Ernie Els won his second Champion Golfer of the Year after Adam Scott’s demise of missing out on his first major title.  Challenging to say the least (with its 200 bunkers!), you are in for a spectacular round!

Non-golfers will enjoy the day in Blackpool, exploring the Blackpool Tower and Penny Farm.

Evening at your leisure.

(B) Hotel: The Vincent Hotel, Southport

DAY 5 | Tuesday 7 July | SOUTHPORT

This morning, we will cruise on peaceful Lake Windermere before touring the fascinating Lakeland Motor Museum.  In the afternoon, we will hop aboard an authentic steam train at Haverthwaite Railway for a scenic voyage.

Evening is at leisure.

(B) Hotel: The Vincent Hotel, Southport

DAY 6 | Wednesday 8 July | LIVERPOOL

Ready for your third round?  This time at England’s #3 course, where you will witness the famous blackberry bush and its plaque commemorating Arnold Palmer’s iconic winning shot at the 1961 Open.

Host to two Ryder Cups, the Walker and Curtis Cup, the Women’s British Open, and the Open Championship 10 times, Royal Birkdale is a legendary course. Ranked 15th in Golf Digest’s “World’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2018”, this course is arguably amongst the best of the best.

Non-golfers will explore the beautiful Southport Marine Lake and Model Railway Village.

After golf, we travel to Liverpool and check into The Malmaison Hotel.  The hotel is a short drive from Penny Lane, made famous by The Beatles, and the McCartney’s childhood home.

Evening at leisure.
(B) Hotel: The Malmaison Hotel, Liverpool

DAY 7 | Thursday 9 July | LIVERPOOL

This morning we embark on a fascinating day of sightseeing.  We will experience an immersive journey into the most famous band of all times, with The Beatles Story.  With absolute fun, you can walk through key locations and monuments, such as the yellow submarine and Abbey Road Studios.  They also display a huge collection of authentic memorabilia.  To end the day beautifully, we will cruise along the Liverpool waterfront on a River Explorer Cruise aboard the iconic Mersey Ferry.

Evening at leisure.

(B) Hotel: The Malmaison Hotel, Liverpool

DAY 8 | Friday 10 July | LIVERPOOL

After a hearty breakfast, golfers will get ready to tee off at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club.

Made famous for the place where Tiger Woods cried when he won the Open just two months after his father passed away. He even accomplished this incredible feat by only using his driver once.   As iconic as it gets, this course has hosted 12 Opens and even the first contest between Great Britain and the U.S. in 1921, which would later become the Walker Cup.

Non-golfers will jump on a Hop On Hop Off bus and explore at leisure the attractions of Liverpool.

Evening at leisure.

(B) Hotel: The Malmaison Hotel, Liverpool

DAY 9 | Saturday 11 July | SURREY

After checking out, we make our way to Surrey via Oxford.  We will stop to enjoy Oxford punting, a favourite pastime for locals and a must-try for visitors.

In Surrey, we check in to the 5-star Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa.  This will be your luxurious home for the next three nights and only a short distance from our last two courses of the trip.

(B) Hotel: Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey

DAY 10 | Sunday 12 July | SURREY

Today will be a refreshing and most enjoyable day at the forested and manicured Berkshire’s Red course. Its six short holes are known for being the best collection of holes in the country, especially the 6th which was selected amongst the “The 500 World’s Greatest Golf Holes”.

Non-golfers have a day at leisure to relax at the hotel. Evening at leisure.

(B) Hotel: Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey

DAY 11 | Wednesday 13 July | SURREY

Our final course awaits this morning – certainly the best for last!  England #2 course, Sunningdale Old Course will delight you.  It will be a moment to remember, when walking through the gates of this course ranked 12th in Golf Digest’s “World’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2018”.  It is everything an English course would want to be, being often compared to Augusta National. Lined with soaring pine, birch and oak trees, this is a unique day on a unique and perfect course.  This is a day to write home about!

Non-golfers will explore the Runnymede District and Denbies Wine Estate where they will indulge in a tasting.

(B) Hotel: Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey

DAY 12 | Tuesday 14 July | LONDON

After breakfast, we head out to the big and vibrant capital of London City!  We will enjoy the beauty of famous Hyde Park and admire the handiwork of celebrities wax figures at Madame Tussauds. For lunch, we will tour the Lord’s Cricket Ground.

We will be staying at the Ampersand Hotel, a charming traditional building with all the modern comforts.  Evening is at your leisure – maybe visiting the famous Abbey Road, which is just a few minutes drive away?

(B,L) Hotel: Ampersand Hotel, London

DAY 13 | Wednesday 15 July | LONDON

Today we will be ticking of all that is remaining on your England Bucket List, with Big Ben and the London Eye.  The views from the London Eye are spectacular, with all the London landmarks in one sight, even Buckingham Palace.

For our last night together, we meet for an elegant 3-course farewell dinner with wine at the invitation-only Royal Automobile Club Pall Mall.

(B,D with wine) Hotel: Ampersand Hotel, London

DAY 14 | Thursday 16 July | LONDON

This is our last morning to enjoy a delicious English breakfast and we are on our way home with transfers to the airport. (B)

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