The acclaimed Faldo Golf Institute at Marriott's Grande Vista Resort is designed to be a place dedicated to helping golfers improve their skills, while offering a unique and outstanding golf learning experience. In fact, the Institute has hosted thousands of golf students, from beginners to elite players, and today stands as one of Central Florida's premier golf schools.
Located within the confines of a first-class resort destination, Marriott's Grande Vista Resort is located just minutes from Orlando's popular theme parks and within driving distance to some of Florida's most beautiful beaches._Ê One of Marriott Vacation Club's most luxurious resorts, Grande Vista offers more than 160 acres of lush greenery, resort-style swimming pools and spas, tennis courts, dining, and health/exercise and massage facilities. The resort features one, two, and three-bedroom villas with spacious living and dining areas, a full kitchen, and a master suite with an oversized soaking tub, plus access to the Faldo Golf Institute.
As part of the Faldo Golf Institute experience, Grande Vista features a nine-hole, par-32, 2,300-yard golf course on property that is designed to challenge golfers of all ages and abilities._Ê Complementing this course is the award-winning Grande Pines Golf Club; this 18-hole championship golf course is located adjacent to the Grande Vista Resort._Ê Nestled among lakes, tall pines, oaks and palms, the course peacefully coexists with the native flora and wetlands, and is a working example of Marriott's commitment to environmental stewardship through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program.
Book a 2 or 3-Day Golf School now at Faldo Golf Institute at Marriott's Grande Vista Resort and take advantage of the new _ÂClass Is In_¨ package, offering complimentary lodging in a one-bedroom, fully equipped luxury villa, along with Faldo Golf Institute's acclaimed golf instruction._Ê 2-day packages start at $635._Ê For more information or to book, call 888-GO-FALDO (463-2536). For detailed program information, visit www.GoFaldo.com.
Palm Desert, California
Marriott's Shadow Ridge Resort blends the majesty of the Santa Rosa Mountains with an exquisite Nick Faldo-designed 18-hole championship golf course, along with best-in-class practice facilities that provide an energizing golf challenge and a great golf learning experience. Students of Faldo Golf Institute at Shadow Ridge will test their game while being treated to top level golf instruction.
Set amongst mountains and the unspoiled beauty of the desert, Shadow Ridge boasts 312 acres, artfully designed to create a relaxing, entertaining vacation experience. Resort-style swimming pools, a poolside bar and grill, a children's activities center, tennis courts, a fitness center and a clubhouse restaurant help to ensure a memorable, family-friendly vacation.
Palm Desert is an international destination for golf enthusiasts, hosting world-renowned tournaments such as The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic, The Skins Game and The Nabisco Championship. The city not only offers style and sophistication in its many world-class restaurants, elegant shopping plazas and diverse nightlife, but also an array of natural attractions. Marriott's Shadow Ridge Resort is a scenic two-hour drive from Southern California's major metropolitan area and only 90 minutes from Disneyland and SeaWorld.
Book a 2 or 3-Day Golf School now at Faldo Golf Institute at Marriott's Shadow Ridge Resort and take advantage of the new "Class Is In" package, offering complimentary lodging in a one-bedroom, fully equipped luxury villa, along with Faldo Golf Institute's acclaimed golf instruction. 2-day packages start at $635. For more information or to book, call 888-GO-FALDO (463-2536). For detailed program information, visit www.GoFaldo.com.