Golf News for Tuesday, September 13, 2011 | Travel

Lake of Isles in North Stonington, Connecticut offers Fall golf packages

NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. -- Looking for a fall getaway that offers championship golf, spectacular views of the fall foliage and outstanding choices of restaurants, entertainment and lodging? Then head to southeastern Connecticut's Foxwoods Resort Casino. Golfers can choose between two popular packages - golf or a golf and spa package.

The golf package offers golf on the award-winning North Course, accommodations at one of Foxwoods Resort Casino's award-winning hotels -- MGM Grand, Grand Pequot Tower or Great Cedar Hotel starting at $239. The golf and spa package offers golf on the North Course, lodging at Grand Pequot Tower and a Swedish massage starting at $330.

Lake of Isles offers one of the most challenging courses in the Northeast. The Rees Jones-designed North Course has been ranked No. 1 in Connecticut by Golfweek for the past five years. GOLF Magazine recently ranked it No. 85 on its list of America's Top 100 Courses You Can Play. The 7,300 yard layout features rolling terrain, island greens and tees, and extraordinary views of the lake on every hole.

Foxwoods Golf Packages includes:
One night lodging at Foxwoods Resort Casino hotel of choice
18 holes of golf on Lake of Isles North Course
Unlimited use the Lake of Isles practice facility
Golf Gift Package; one sleeve of Callaway golf balls, divot repair tool and souvenir cup
$15 Foxwoods food & beverage voucher
$25 Match Play voucher
Complimentary drink at Shrine or Scorpion Bar

Foxwoods Golf and Spa Package includes:
One night lodging at Foxwoods Resort Casino hotel of choice
18 holes of golf on Lake of Isles North Course
Unlimited use the Lake of Isles practice facility
Golf Gift Package; one sleeve of Callaway golf balls, divot repair tool and souvenir cup
1 - 50 minute Swedish Message
$15 Foxwoods food & beverage voucher
$25 Match Play voucher
Complimentary drink at Shrine or Scorpion Bar

To make the most of your fall golf getaway to Foxwoods Resort Casino, visit www.foxwoods.com to view the selection of restaurants, shops and upcoming entertainment.

The Foxwoods Golf Package starts at $239 per person, per night, based on double occupancy and the Foxwoods Golf and Spa package is available Monday through Thursday, starting at $330 per person, based on double occupancy. All packages run through October 31, 2011. Reservations can be made 90 days in advance by calling 888.475.3746. For information on Foxwoods Golf and Golf and Spa packages visit www.lakeofisles.com.

About Lake of Isles Lake of Isles, a 36-hole Rees Jones-designed golf club located in North Stonington, Connecticut, opened in May 2005. Owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and located across the street from Foxwoods Resort Casino, the two courses wind their way through 900 acres of wooded Connecticut countryside and around a 90-acre lake. Managed by Troon Golf, the worldwide leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing, Lake of Isles offers the ultimate golf experience. In addition to superior service and impeccable course conditions, amenities include a 50,000 sq. ft. clubhouse, a state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor practice facility. For information on Lake of Isles call 888.475.3746 or visit www.lakeofisles.com.