Upcoming 1st Annual European Cup Highlights an Exceptional Roster of Tournaments
LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic – Casa de Campo Resort & Villas – home to the Caribbean’s premier, luxury golf experiences, including its iconic Teeth of the Dog ranked No. 20 in Golf Digest’s “Top 100 Courses in the World” – is showcasing an exceptional array of golf events ideal to enjoy its world-class courses, accommodations and amenities.
The legendary seaside resort is home to a trio of acclaimed Pete Dye-designed layouts: Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and The Links. Since opening in 1971, Teeth of the Dog is widely recognized as the No. 1 course in the Caribbean. Golf course architecture aficionados call Dye Fore “the most underrated course in the Caribbean.” The Links showcases Dye’s genius for creating thrilling green complexes.
The 4th Annual Couple’s Golf & Spa Retreat will be held Oct. 19 – 23. Guests will enjoy playing golf on Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and The Links in the mornings with an opportunity to relax and enjoy the resort’s spa and its additional world-class amenities in the afternoons. The all-inclusive four-night stay includes luxury accommodations and starts at $2,145 (per person, based on double occupancy).
This Nov. 28 – Dec. 4, Casa de Campo invites all golfers to participate in its 17th Annual Casa de Campo Twosome Championship. Featuring six nights of superior casita, elite or villa accommodations and numerous additional fun activities, the event will be played on the property’s three outstanding golf courses with two rounds on Dye Fore, one round on The Links, and two rounds on Teeth of the Dog. Ideal to also enjoy all the unbeatable amenities, prices start at $2,724 (per person, double occupancy).
Debuting this year is the 1st Annual Casa de Campo European Cup taking place from Dec. 2 – 9. Players from all continents may participate and experience all three legendary onsite golf courses. In addition, each participant will have access to one round of skeet shooting, unlimited horseback riding, use of the fitness center, Tennis Center and non-motorized leisure at Minitas Beach. Rates begin at $2,982 (per person, double occupancy).
The 2nd Annual Casa de Campo Spanish Cup is organized exclusively for Spanish golfers and will take place Dec. 3 – 10. With elite lodging for seven nights, the event includes rounds on all three of the resort’s Pete Dye-designed layouts including Teeth of the Dog with additional unlimited play on Dye Fore and The Links during the stay. Prices start at $2,982 (per person, double occupancy).
The Casa de Campo Women’s Getaway with Suzy Whaley is a four-day / three-night event from Dec. 5 – 8. Whaley – recent President of the PGA of America, renowned PGA Professional and one of the game’s top instructors – will host the intimate Caribbean get-together. The stay-and-play is all-inclusive and starts at $2,039 (per person, double occupancy). The many highlights include unlimited green fees on all three courses and personal instruction by Whaley at the resort’s state-of-the-art Golf Learning Center.
For each of the above events, Casa de Campo additionally offers an array of fully appointed villas perfect for golf groups and families. The villa options range from three to 11 bedrooms with stylish living areas, a private pool as well as endless creature comforts. From secluded Garden Villas highlighting the area’s abundant flora 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 of villa stays. Non-golfer packages are also available for each event.
“Our array of tournaments and events at Casa de Campo is truly unrivaled among the world’s premier golf destinations,” says Gilles Gagnon, Casa de Campo’s senior golf sales director and director of golf emeritus. “We not only provide one of the best golf experiences on the planet, but our outstanding accommodations, luxurious amenities and endless onsite activities all provide moments to savor while spending time in paradise.”
About Casa de Campo Resort & Villas
The 7,000-acre Casa de Campo attracts affluent travelers with 63 holes of exceptional golf. Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and The Links courses – Conde Nast Traveler, Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine and Golfweek award winners – are designed by the legendary architect Pete Dye. They are complemented by spacious hotel rooms, suites and luxury villas. Expertly prepared cuisine from around the world, a 370-slip Marina & Yacht Club, Polo & Equestrian Club, the La Terraza Tennis Center, 245-acre Shooting Club and Altos de Chavon – an artisan’s village modeled after a 16th century Mediterranean city – are other on-property highlights.
Getting There: La Romana International Airport (LRM) is five minutes from Casa de Campo and caters to private jet service from around the globe. A short drive from the resort, Santo Domingo (SDQ) and Punta Cana (PUJ) operate daily direct flights from all major North American airports.