Do it For Dad

Do it For Dad

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The par-5 11th hole at Sawgrass, a trophy course that makes the ultimate stocking stuffer.
Evan Schiller

PLAY

Torrey Pines South
• The South Course has hosted the
PGA Tour since 1968, but gains major
kudos in 2008 by staging the U.S. Open.

STAY
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
• The Signature Package includes one
night’s Signature accommodations
and one round of golf on Torrey Pines
with cart, plus complimentary hotel
parking. Rates start at $599 per night.
848-453-4420, lodgetorreypines.com

PLAY
Pinehurst No. 2
• Donald Ross’ masterpiece has hosted
two U.S. Opens, a PGA Championship
and a Ryder Cup.

STAY
The Carolina Hotel at Pinehurst Resort
• The Donald Ross Package includes
one round of golf per day on any of
eight courses (upgrade to No. 2 for
$150), a sleeve of balls, resort
accommodations, breakfasts and
dinners. Rates start at $341 per person,
per night, based on double occupancy
and a two-night minimum stay.
800-487-4653, pinehurst.com

PLAY
THE PLAYERS Stadium Course-TPC Sawgrass
• Pete Dye’s original stadium-style
layout is in its best shape ever, playing as
firm and fast as the architect intended.
Dad will relish the infamous par-3 17th.

STAY
Sawgrass Marriott Resort
• THE PLAYERS Stadium Course Stay &
Play Package consists of one night’s
lodging and one round on the Stadium
Course or the Valley Course, breakfast,
forecaddie, and a commemorative gift.
Rates start at $290 per person, per night.
904-285-7777, sawgrassmarriott.com

PLAY
Pebble Beach Golf Links
• If you need us to tell you about Pebble
Beach, then you and your dad need
to talk more. This is the course he needs
to play at least once.

Stay
The Lodge at Pebble Beach
• The Ultimate Stay & Play Package
provides for three nights at the Lodge at
Pebble Beach and one round each at
Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill and Spanish
Bay. Rates start at $3,210 per person. 800-
654-9300, pebblebeach.com