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We hope this email finds you well and having enjoyed some Holiday time with family and friends..!

 

This is a reminder email for the 2015 Tour trip to Myrtle Beach. Please let Matt and TJ at Golf Away Tours (contact@golfawaytours.com) know by January 8, 2015 if there is a chance that you are able to join us...!

 

This year's March 2015 Tour trip to Myrtle Beach is brought to you by Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday and Golf Away Tours. This will be the first official event of the 2015 Tour season. Players will be eligible for full points and prizing along with what we are sure will be a wonderful and memorable golfing experience. You will have a BLAST!!

 

We will be playing and staying at the Barefoot Resort which features four award-winning courses - Fazio, Love, Norman and Dye. Matt Ginella, from Golf Channel, recently proclaimed Barefoot as the best golf resort in Myrtle Beach. As a matter of fact, Big Break Myrtle Beach is being aired right now..! The Resort provides the total golf experience, with a premium 30-acre practice facility that includes a grass range, putting green and short game area with chipping green and sand bunkers. The villas are located a short 500 meter walk (or shuttle) from the main clubhouse. Villa amenities include: living room, washer and dryer, dishwasher, fridge with ice maker, fully equipped kitchen and balcony. There are restaurants within 1.4km (just across the intercoastal bridge). 

 

There are two packages. The first is a 7 night/6 rounds of golf package and the second is a 3 night/4 round package. 

 

INCLUDED IN THE 7-NIGHT PACKAGE: Arrive- Monday, March 23, 2015/Depart- Monday, March 30, 2015

BREAKDOWN:

  • Total: $1549 CDN

    6 rounds of golf with one optional (Monday - extra cost to be paid day of) 7 nights' accommodation (6 people sharing a 4 bedroom villa or 5 people sharing a 3 bedroom villa) * prices do not change from a 4 bedroom vs. a 3 bedroom

    Resort shuttle service from villas to clubhouse (during hours of operation)

    Daily (buffet) breakfast

    36 hole GTA AM Tour event

    Unlimited use of practice facility (during hours of operation)

     

    INCLUDED IN THE 3-NIGHT PACKAGE: Arrive- Friday, March 27, 2015/Depart- Monday, March 30, 2015

    BREAKDOWN:

  • Total: $949 CDN

    4 rounds of golf with one optional (Monday - extra cost to be paid day of) 3 nights' accommodation (6 people sharing a 4 bedroom villa or 5 people sharing a 3 bedroom villa) * prices do not change from a 4 bedroom vs. a 3 bedroom

    Resort shuttle service from villas to clubhouse (during hours of operation)

    Daily (buffet) breakfast

    36 hole GTA AM Tour event

    Unlimited use of practice facility (during hours of operation)

     

    All Barefoot Golf Vacations Golf Packages Include:

  • Departure Clean and Tax

  • Daily Breakfast served in the Resort Clubhouse

  • Golfers Specials on Massage and Spa Treatment

  • Up to $20 in Barefoot Bucks towards purchases in Resort or Dye Club Pro Shops

  • Gift Card worth 15% off the purchase of food and non-alcoholic beverages at Greg Normans Australian Grille at Barefoot Landing

  • Discount Card offering 10% off an entree at Castano's Italian Steakhouse at Barefoot Landing

  • NEW! Discount voucher offering $10 off a purchase of $50 or more at any Golfsmith location (Manufacturer exclusions apply)

  • NEW! FREE custom club fitting at the Golfsmith Performance Center (Formally the Callaway Performance Center) located at the 30 acre lighted Barefoot Resort Driving Range (Limited number of fittings per day; First come first serve basis)

  • Discount Card offering 15% off Lunch or Dinner at Putter's Pub located at the Barefoot Resort Driving Range Sports Bar. Excludes Alcohol and Daily Specials

  • Discount Card offering 10% off Dinner at 21 Main Prime Steak House at North Beach Plantation

  • Discount Card offering 20% off Pre-Booked Golf Lessons at the Dyer Golf Academy

     

    Additional details of The Tour's 2015 Myrtle Beach golf vacation: 

    7 or 3 nights' accommodation at The Yacht Club Villas at Barefoot Resort

    Tuesday morning - 18 fun round on the Norman course

    Wednesday morning - 18 hole practice round on the Love course (Double Tee)

    Thursday morning - 18 hole fun round on The Fazio course

    Friday morning - 18 hole practice round on The Dye course

    Saturday morning - 18 hole practice round on the Love course

    Saturday afternoon - 1st round of Tour Event on The Dye course

    Sunday morning -18 hole fun round on the Norman course

    Sunday afternoon - 2nd round of Tour Event on the Love course

    Monday morning- 18 hole fun round on Norman and Fazio

     

    ACCOMMODATIONS:

    Four bedroom Yacht Club Villas, (2 bedrooms have two queen size beds and 2 bedrooms have a king size bed) 2 bathroom villas. Three bedroom Yacht Club Villas, (2 bedrooms have two queen size beds and 1 bedroom has a king size bed). The pricing is based on 6 people per 4 bedroom villa or 5 people in a 3 bedroom villa. There is a free high speed wireless internet connection in each villa and a TV in every room. The Yacht Club Villas are located 1.4kms from the nearest off-site restaurants. Also centrally located to the clubhouse is Putter's pub, complete with 22 TVs and Dirty Don's Oyster Bar located adjacent to the villas (walking distance). Proximate to the Villas are a swimming pool and hot tub.

     

     Replay rate:

  • Any other day: 18 hole- $55/ 9 hole- $30

  • Monday, March 30 Optional Round Rate: $95

     

    FLIGHTS:

    Spirit Airlines flies out of Niagara Falls New York (NOT Buffalo!). The airport is only 10 minutes over the Queenston Lewiston Bridge. Spirit Airlines has provided us with a $20-off promo code (GTAAM) to be used when booking your flight just for this trip.

     

    Porter Airlines flies out of Billy Bishop Airport in downtown Toronto.  

    Porter is a more reliable airline in terms of departure times, however it is more expensive than Spirit. The Porter flight arrives at 1:20pm and departs at 2:10pm. The Spirit flight is currently scheduled to arrive in Myrtle Beach at 6:10pm and depart at 3:30pm. 

     

    CAR/VAN RENTAL:

    Please contact Sixt at 1-800-441-3741 as they have offered you preferential rates that include 10% off cars and 20% off SUVs and mini vans. Please contact Kelly Hall at kellyhallrealtor@gmail.com or 1-843-536-1235. Fixed rate taxi cab fares to various popular Myrtle Beach destinations are also available upon request.

     

    As part of the 2014 Myrtle Beach Gross Order of Merit, 7 night trips to Myrtle Beach were provided as prizing to the top three players in each of the four Flights. CONGRATULATIONS to the 2014 Tour winners:

    Champ Flight - John Harrington, Peter Willis and Stephen Wright

    A Flight - Darryl Scott, Shavi Kahlon and Matt Ward

    B Flight - Mark Armatage, Brett Parry and Bob Chapman

    C Flight - Bob Sikorski, Krish Nair and Jay White

     

    Congratulations also to the Myrtle Beach Net Order of Merit winners:

    Mark Matusiak and Robert Perri

     

    Booking:

    To reserve your spot on the trip, a $500 deposit is required by January 8, 2015. The balance must be paid by no later than January 28, 2015. Please book early as availability at the quoted golf/accommodation is limited. PLEASE EMAIL MATTHEW MACKAY OR TJ RULE AT CONTACT@GOLFAWAYTOURS.COM OR CALL THEM AT 905-943-9623 TO BOOK YOUR SPOT OR ASK ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE.

     

    Friends and family are welcome to join us. Please note, to be eligible for the Tour's 2015 Myrtle Beach Order of Merit points and event prizing, players must be registered for the 2015 Tour.

     

    The GTA AM Tour, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday and Golf Away Tours look forward to hosting you and your friends and family in Myrtle Beach for the first event of the 2015 Tour Season..! 


ABOUT THE GTA AM TOUR:  The GTA AM Tour is owned and operated by Canadian Golf Tours Inc. and is sponsored by: BMO World Elite MasterCardTaylorMade Golf Canada, Mazda Canada, Mill Street BreweryUltra 94Nature Valley, Myrtle Beach Golf HolidayECCO Shoes, P.J. Dermody Insurance Brokers, Joshua Kingsmill, Prodigy Headwear, LG Electronics Canada Inc., Cellworks, Sundog Eyewear, Golf Away Tours, Paradym Tech  Privileged PlayApexx Global, The Golf Lab, Pixelcarve, Pacific Links, Bright Blue Wave, Dyma, Honsberger Physiotherapy and Biomechanics Clinic, Capture Scratch and Fame International Salon and Spa. Tournament rules officials are organized through the Royal Canadian Golf Association.

 

 

  

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