Keswick Hall and Golf Club Announces ‘Pete Dye Golf Package’
Play the Celebrated 18 in Virginia’s Picturesque Hunt Country, Enjoy Five-Star Accommodations
Keswick Hall and Golf Club – the Forbes Five-Star, 600-acre luxury resort set in Virginia’s scenic Hunt Country – announces the “Pete Dye Golf Package” highlighted by play on its new Dye-designed Full Cry at Keswick Golf Club course.
Full Cry opened last fall to rave reviews including being named to Golf Digest’s prestigious “2014 Best New Courses” list. Dye, a World Golf Hall of Fame member widely-considered one of the greatest course architects of all-time, says about Full Cry, “It is as good as any layout I’ve done.”
With the exception of one hole, the greens on Full Cry have open fronts and are approachable by low “links-style” run-up shots or through the air allowing for multiple shot maker options. Players of all abilities will savor the “Old School Pete Dye” experience.
Ideal to enjoy golf surrounded by autumn’s splendor in the area Thomas Jefferson once described as the “Eden of the U.S.,” the Pete Dye Golf Package starts at $319 (Monday – Thurs.). It includes a one-night stay in Keswick Hall’s elegant boutique hotel, one round on Full Cry (plus complimentary replay), and “Grab and Go” breakfast. Perfect for a couple’s getaway, a second golfer may be added for $75.
Visitors to Keswick Hall and Golf Club will discover elegant renovations to its 48 guestrooms, gourmet dining with regionally inspired selections, and impeccable customer care. Scenically framed by the backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the bucolic resort recently received the prestigious Forbes Five-Star Award in recognition of its exceptional level of luxury and service.
“Fall is a great time of year to enjoy the many comforts of our world-class resort and tee it up on our Dye masterpiece 18,” says Greg Sligh, President and Managing Director of Keswick Hall & Golf Club. “Few resorts equal our scenic beauty and tranquility as we invite guests to get away from the hustle and bustle and treasure a true luxury experience.”
The region is also home to Jefferson’s Monticello, the University of Virginia and numerous outdoor pursuits, drawing history buffs, wine lovers, sports enthusiasts and nature seekers year-round. Keswick Hall and Golf Club additionally features an array of relaxing spa services, fine dining at Fossett’s, and myriad amenities. Highly decorated, it has attained Condé Nast Traveler “gold” status, and is one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 “World’s Best Hotels.”
Tee-times and accommodations are based on availability. The above package may not be combined with any other specials / offers. Taxes / additional fees are not included.
For more information on Keswick Hall visit www.keswick.com or call 434.979.3440.
About Keswick Hall and Golf Club
Set in the historic hunt and wine country of central Virginia, Keswick Hall is a 600-acre boutique resort featuring 48 private guest rooms in Charlottesville. The northern wing of the luxury resort hotel contains historic Villa Crawford, once the Italianesque private estate of the Robert Crawford family built in 1912.
A full complement of amenities and activities are available to guests, including: golf, tennis, three swimming pools, croquet, nature trails, on-site vineyard, garden / historic tours, spa and fine dining. Off-site excursions include wine tasting, Presidential home visits, University of Virginia tours, clay shooting and more.
The property is home to the historic Keswick Club, a members club introduced in 1948 when renowned architect Fred Findlay added its first nine holes of golf. The course expanded to18 holes in the mid-‘50s and was renovated in 1992 by Arnold Palmer. In 2013, World Golf Hall of Fame architect Pete Dye was commissioned to create its new Full Cry layout, named in Golf Digest’s prestigious “2014 Best New Courses” list.
The country estate is a property of Richmond, Va.-based Riverstone Group under its Historic Hotels of Albemarle division. The company also owns and manages The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Resort (S.C.), The Sea Pines Resort (S.C.), The Jefferson Hotel (Va.) and The Hermitage Hotel (Tenn.).
Keswick Hall – centrally located — is an easy two-hour drive from the Washington D.C. metro area and just over three hours from Baltimore. Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is 30 minutes away. Richmond International Airport (RIC) is a 60-minute drive.