Golden Golf Destinations 2023: Luxurious Links Well Worth the Trip

Looking to explore bold, new golf frontiers this summer? Take a gander at these simply magnificent golf courses to up your game, all while delivering a compelling travel experience in spades. At Jetset, we revel in our golf obsession—from the latest and greatest graphite-shafted irons, to rewatching classic Masters moments, to the best craft brews on tap at the clubhouse. For us, and over 50 million golfers around the world, it’s a thrilling prospect to discover a new gem hidden in the distinguished global landscape of this game.

Keswick Hall

Golf insiders rejoiced when Keswick Hall recently reopened after a four-year closure and thrilling top-to-bottom renovation. With the reopening, Keswick Hall invites guests to experience the refreshed, award-winning golf course, brand-new spa, sparkling infinity pool, 80 sumptuous guestrooms and suites, and a culinary program overseen by Jean-Georges, including Marigold by Jean-Georges. Full Cry Golf Course, one of the last courses that the brilliant Pete Dye created, is consistently rated as one of the best in the nation. The 18-hole, award-winning layout combines the undulating geography of central Virginia with contemporary golf course architecture. The nearby Blue Ridge Mountains provide a picturesque background for the tough course, strategically created for golfers of all skill levels to enjoy themselves.

Les Bordes Estate

In the ultimate live on the links fantasy, Les Bordes Estate announces launch of sales at Cour du Baron, a collection of luxury residences in France’s famed Loire Valley. Imagine home ownership near a UNESCO World Heritage Site, access to Six Senses Loire Valley resort amenities, all only steps from elite championship golf courses.

Cabot Saint Lucia

Cabot, renowned developer of master-planned golf resort communities, has a compelling release of new real estate at Cabot Saint Lucia on the horizon. Situated along 1.5 miles of breathtaking coastline, the development will include a residential community with world-class amenities and luxury accommodations for guests anchored by a stunning Coore & Crenshaw-designed golf course. Families seeking multi-generational homes in easy-to-access locales have fueled sales at Cabot Saint Lucia with buyers coming predominantly from the U.S. and Canada. Tours have taken place both virtually and on property in Saint Lucia. Many people have bought site unseen, a testament to the excitement for the development.

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Golf Course

For good reason, the Four Seasons Hualalai is frequently regarded as Hawaii’s best resort, and the golf course, one of the finest in the nation. This seriously exclusive course on the Kona-Kohala coast should be at the top of every golfer’s travel bucket list. Renovations to the island’s first Jack Nicklaus Signature course included reshaping of the greens and bunkers, as well as a modern new Platinum Paspalum turf.

Reynolds Lake Oconee

Tucked into the charms of Georgia’s lake country, thrives a golf community of consummate grace. Located between Atlanta and Augusta and founded on 12,000 acres of scenic lakefront, Reynolds Lake Oconee features six meticulously crafted golf courses, and all the leisure and culinary amenities befitting a world-class private club. In light of what is going on in the world, a stay here is more than just a holiday, it’s an escape to a world of gracious living in a secure, private enclave. Members and residents alike enjoy social highlights and curated recreational experiences, every day.

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