Golf News for Monday, June 25, 2012 | Resorts

Sea Pines Resort in Hilton Head, South Carolina offers 'Summer Escape Package'

HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- New for 2012, The Sea Pines Resort's popular "Summer Escape Package" will include unlimited replays and complimentary golf for juniors during week-long stays through Sept. 7, 2012.

This family-friendly package at Hilton Head's most celebrated retreat starts at $1200 for a two-bedroom villa ( Loaded with value, it offers a total savings of more than $800 (a 40% discount) and includes:

• Up to 15 percent off a weekly home or villa rental
• Children under 12 play golf for free on Heron Point by Pete Dye and the Ocean Course
• Unlimited play with complimentary same day replay rounds
• Free warm-up bag of range balls
• 10% pro shop discount on retail merchandise
• $100 resort credit for golf, food / beverage and activities
• 10% off food and non-alcoholic beverages at resort restaurants
• Children under 12 eat free dinner at the Harbour Town Grill and Surfside Outdoor Restaurant & Bar

"Now more than ever, families are in search of real value when selecting a resort destination," says John Munro, director of hospitality, sales and marketing. "Sea Pines understands the challenges and is meeting them head on with complimentary golf, kids' meals, resort credits and family programs aimed to provide vacations as memorable as they are fun."

Additionally, the package features a complimentary beach family photo session; children under 12 cruising free on a dolphin ocean excursion; choice of a gratis Eco-Adventure, two-person Sea Pines activity or visit to Coastal Discovery Museum at historic Honey Horn; complimentary access for two guests to the Harbour Town Lighthouse; unlimited use of fitness center equipment; two hours complimentary tennis per day at The Sea Pines Racquet Club; and free wireless internet access in all accommodations.

When booking the Escape Vacation package online or by calling (866.561.8802), enter or mention the promotion code: ESCAPE.

About The Sea Pines Resort
One of the true crown jewels of American golf, The Sea Pines Resort is home to legendary Harbour Town Golf Links (home of the PGA TOUR's RBC Heritage) designed by Pete Dye and Jack Nicklaus, Heron Point by Pete Dye, and the Ocean Course. The resort's best-in-class collection of golf courses, amenities, meeting facilities and accommodations makes Sea Pines one of the most sought-after leisure and group destinations in America.

In addition to 54 holes of pure Lowcountry golf, Sea Pines features 23 clay tennis courts, Eco-Adventure, water sports, fine and casual dining, 14 miles of bike and walking trails, horseback riding and five miles of unspoiled beaches. Guests choose from an array of accommodations, including 300 villas, 100 rental homes and the luxurious 60-room Inn at Harbour Town, a Forbes Four-Star boutique hotel and Preferred Hotel Group member.

Buffalo Communications
Shane Sharp, 704.519.8381

David Wood, 703.635.0577