Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Kaua‘i Award-Winning Golf Courses Offer New Summer Specials
(KAUA‘I, Hawaii) – The Kaua‘i golf destination – a cooperative of five world-class courses and three award-winning resorts – is offering several summer golf specials including the Kaua‘i Golf Challenge package.
Packages can be purchased at any of the participating courses and there are no restrictions on the day or time of rounds played. Rounds are non-transferable and must be used within 30 days of purchase.
For more information about the Kaua‘i Golf Challenge, call any of the courses:
* Poipu Bay Golf Course, 800.858.6300
* Prince Course at Princeville Golf Club, 800.826.1105
* Kaua‘i Lagoons Golf Club, 800.634.6400
* Makai Golf Club, 808.826.1912
* Puakea Golf Course, 866.773.5554
Summer Kama‘aina Special at Poipu Bay Golf Course
Poipu Bay Golf Course – located adjacent to the Grand Hyatt Kaua‘i Resort & Spa on the south shore of Kaua‘i – is offering a summer kama‘aina rate of $55. Valid from July 1 through Sept. 30, this is a savings over the usual rate of $75 for Hawaii residents and $68 for Kauai residents.
A valid Hawaii driver’s license is required to qualify for the rate and there are no restrictions on day or time of play. Tee times can be confirmed up to seven days in advance.
To book tee times, call the Poipu Bay Golf Shop toll free at 1-800-858-6300 or (808) 742-8711. For more information on Poipu Bay, visit www.poipubaygolf.com.
Unlimited Golf Package at Makai Golf Club & Family Fore-Some Special at Kaua‘i Lagoons
Makai Golf Club at The St. Regis Princeville Resort has introduced a new Three-Day Unlimited Golf Package and has expanded its popular “Nine, Wine & Dine” program, both available now through the end of the year.
The Unlimited Golf Package offers players three days of golf – as many holes as they can play – at the 18-hole Makai and 9-hole Woods courses for $435. The three days do not have to be consecutive but must be used within a seven-day period.
The “Nine, Wine & Dine” package at Makai Golf Club is now offering play at any time of day. The package includes nine holes on the course, a $50 gift certificate for use at any of The St. Regis Princeville Resort’s restaurants, lounges, or Halele'a Spa for a price of $110.
Kaua‘i Lagoons Golf Club, recently ranked one of golf-rich Hawaii’s best course by Golfweek magazine, is now offering a family golf special. For $99, a family of four can golf nine holes on the inland Kiele Waikahe course. Price includes green fees, cart fees and rental clubs for up to four players. This special is good from now until Dec. 25.
Stay at The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas and play Prince Course at Princeville Golf Club. The two-night minimum package includes one 18-hole round of golf per person, per night and a complimentary 9-hole round on either arrival or departure day. Complimentary Titleist rental clubs are available for all package rounds. Visit www.westinprinceville.com or call 866-716-8140 and ask for rate plan LXPKG1 to book your package.
New East Coast Airline Routes to Hawaii
Hawaii is welcoming two new non-stop flights from the East Coast to Honolulu. Hawaiian Airlines’ launched daily service from New York’s Kennedy Airport and United Airlines’ launched a daily flight from Washington Dulles Airport at the beginning of June.
With the addition of these new routes, Hawaii is projected to receive a surge of tourism from the East Coast. Hawaii has been recovering air seats since 2009 thanks in large part to domestic carriers like Alaska Airlines. There has also been an increase in international flights to Hawaii from places like Japan and South Korea.