If you love to play golf and want to spend your vacationsin a place where you can play and enjoy the company of your friends or family members, then Arizona is the best spot. Every year, thousands of tourists visit Arizona to make memories with their loved ones. One of the main reasons why Arizona is such a famous spot is because it hosts various golf events every year. The place has beautiful deserts and landscapes that depict the true colors of nature.
Another reason why Arizona is famous among the tourists is its warm sunny winters for almost 350 days a year. So many people visit the city just to enjoy the warm weather in winters. It is undoubtedly a heaven on earth for those who do not like the cold weather.
Famous Golf Spots
The city has some of the well-known golf spots in the U.S., including Troon North, Grayhawk, and We-Ko-Pa golf club. Each of these clubs has been famous for one thing or another. For example, the golf courses of Troon North were ranked 24 (Pinnacle) and 54 (Monument) in the Golf Magazine’s Top 100 courses, whereas, in 2010, 2012, and 2013, Pinnacle was at number 1 position and the Monument was in 4th position. On the other hand, We-Ko-Pa was also placed among the Top 10 golf courses in different publications and secured a 16th position in 2009 Golfweek Magazine.
Host of Professional Events
The city is known for holding professional golf events throughout the year. PGA Tour tournament and Frys.com Open are hosted by the Grayhawk golf club, whereas, PGA Tour’s fan favorite Waste Management Phoenix Open is hosted by the TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course.The TPC Scottsdale golf course has also captured some of the greatest golf moments in history since it started operating in 1986; it is also open for fans to spend their vacations with friends or family when no events are taking place.
Resorts and Spas
There is no better way to spoil yourself on vacations than to book your stay in the resorts with spa facilities. Following is the list of some of the hotels and resorts with spa:
- The Scott Resort and Spa
- Royal Palm Resort and Spa
- JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
- Westin Kierland Resort and Spa
- Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa
- JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort and Spa
You can enjoy different services offered by these hotels and resorts, for example, there is a treatment room for massages, a fully equipped salon to pamper yourself, sauna and steam room, fitness studio, a juice bar, and a lot of other facilities. You can book your stay in any of these places to make your stay memorable.
Restaurants and State Parks
In addition to golf courses and hotels with spas, you can also spend quality time with your friends or children at state parks and restaurants. The city has some of the finest restaurants in town and adventurous state parks. Some of the well-known parks include Colossal Cave Mountain Park, Saguaro National Park, Tucson Raceway Park, and Out-of-Africa Wildlife Park.
There are a number of other attractions for you to make your stay count, including Barrett Jackson Collector Car events, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson Botanical gardens, and Arizona Sonora Desert Museum.To have a fun-filled time with your family or friends, you can also go to McDowell Casino or Casino Arizona.
Outdoor Fun Activities
You can also enjoy outdoor activities with your children while on Arizona golf vacations with your family. You can go for sight-seeing, hiking, and can even go for biking. These are some of the best activities to embrace the beauty of nature first hand and explore the national treasures. Arizona is full of mesmerizing scenery and has a sunny blue sky for over 10 months. This is an ideal place for golf lovers and players if they are looking for a quality time with their loved ones.