CASA de CAMPO, Dominican Republic – Casa de Campo Resort & Villas in the Dominican Republic is home to the Caribbean’s premier luxury golf experiences, including the iconic Pete Dye Signature design, Teeth of the Dog. The Resort offers a range of three to eleven bedroom villas ideal for golf group winter getaways at the world-class destination.
Starting at $249(per person, per night, double occupancy), all villa options offer a private pool, stylish living areas and unique touches. From secluded Garden Villas showcasing the area’s abundant flora and fauna to the tranquil splendor of the Caribbean coast in an Oceanfront Villa, each style offers contemporary designs. Daily breakfast, private maid service and full-access to a wide range of on-site activities are additional highlights.
The Dominican Republic was recently named the 2019 Golf Destination of the Year for Latin America and the Caribbean by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators(IAGTO). Trips are highlighted by the opportunity to play the widely recognized No.1 course in the Caribbean, Teeth of the Dog, as well as the resort’s two additional Pete Dye gems: Dye Fore(27holes) and The Links(18).
When escaping the cold weather this winter, villa stays at Casa de Campo are perfect for golf buddy trips to paradise. They include use of four-passenger golf carts for easy travel throughout the 7,500-acre resort, complimentary Wi-Fi and unlimited use of the resort’s fitness center.
“To fully enjoy one of the world’s best golf destinations, a stay in one of our villas is the logical choice,” says Jason Kycek, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “When considering the three Pete Dye designed courses, new state-of-the-art Golf Learning Center and a vast array of amenities, Casa de Campo offers something for every golfer.”
Since opening in 1974, Teeth of the Dog has been a “Bucket List” layout for those seeking to play one of the top 50 golf courses in the world. Pete Dye’s design hallmarks are all present; railroad ties, vast waste areas, peninsula greens and tees, hand sculpted putting surfaces and a unique assortment of pot bunkers, “The Heaven 7” oceanfront holes are astoundingly beautiful, causing Pete to famously quip “I created 11 holes and God created seven.”
Casa de Campo Resort recently opened its new world-class Golf Learning Center. Highlighted by Trackman and BODITRACK technology, it features two indoor hitting bays for rapid game improvement, year-round training, individual and group golf lessons and schools, and expert club-fitting and repair. Residing on 21 acres of ‘pure grass,’ the PGA Tour-quality facility also showcases practice greens for honing your putting, chipping and pitching games. Guests have unlimited use of the pristine outdoor range for full shots. On-course instruction is also available.
Casa de Campo is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. Conde Nast Traveler, Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine and Golfweek all have awarded the Pete Dye trio of courses as world class. The Resort boasts expertly prepared cuisine from around the world, a 370-slip Marina & Yacht Club, Polo & Equestrian Club, the La Terraza Tennis Center, a 245-acre Shooting Club and Altos de Chavon-an artisan’s village modeled after a 16th century Mediterranean city.
Since it opened almost 50 years ago as the first resort in the Dominican Republic, Casa de Campo Resort & Villas has been a favorite luxury destination for discerning travelers and celebrities the world over. Golf pundits, travel writers, couples and buddy trips seem to agree that this destination is the most exclusive Resort in the Caribbean.
Hope this article helps you decide if a golf trip to the Dominican Republic might soon be on your radar.
For more information on Casa de Campo Resort & Villas visit www.CasadeCampo.com.do