Golf News for Tuesday, August 28, 2012 | Instruction

Academy of Golf at Villas of Grand Cypress Golf Resort special offer

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Now through the end of October, when a golf school is purchased at the Academy of Golf at Villas of Grand Cypress Golf Resort in Orlando, a second school is offered for free, a savings of up to $2,800 that adds up to the perfect opportunity to bring along a friend.

The Grand Cypress "Buy One Golf School - Get One Free" is a flexible 2-for-1 offer for golfers of all skill levels and applies to their choice of the selection of one-, two- and three-day schools for men and women. The extremely inviting price is designed to encourage friends and couples to learn together at one of the Top 25 Golf Schools in America. But it also is available to a single golfer to double the individual experience by attending a second golf school.

Rated among the nation's elite golf schools every year since 1999, the Academy of Golf is the ideal destination for anyone looking to improve their game. Grand Cypress Academy of Golf is home to five of the Top 40 Instructors in Florida, whose schedules are flexible to fit each student's needs. The teaching programs at the Academy of Golf serve every skill level, from beginner to tour pro, and are designed to produce results, while making the process fun.

The 21-acre campus at the Academy of Golf is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technologies, including SwingModel video analysis, the wearable K-Vest wireless data recording system, Signature Club Fitting, a SAM Puttlab and the exclusive TaylorMade Performance Lab.

The special "Buy One/Get One" offer runs through Oct. 31, 2012, and applies to commuter rates and single occupancy rates.

Reservations are now being accepted by calling (407) 239-1975.

Villas of Grand Cypress is an award-winning resort centrally located in Orlando and adjacent to Walt Disney World®. It provides a secluded, natural environment on 1,500 manicured acres that are perfect for peace, quiet and pure relaxation.

The resort's spacious accommodations are ideally positioned along the fairways and waterways of its 45 holes of championship golf, and range from Club Suites to Luxury Guest Villas, with one to four bedrooms. Each provides spectacular views of the waterways, or fairways of the North Course, with private terraces, high-speed Internet access, flat-screen televisions, large baths, attentive housekeeping services and much more.

The property is managed by Benchmark Hospitality International, a leader in the management and marketing of resorts, conference centers, hotels, and Personal Luxury Hotels™. The independent company, launched in 1980, is a founding member of the International Association of Conference Centers. Benchmark Hospitality is a worldwide organization operating properties in major metropolitan and resort destinations. Benchmark's international headquarters is located in The Woodlands, Texas, near Houston. The company's northeast regional office is in New Jersey, with international offices in Tokyo, Japan, and Santiago, Chile. For the location of Benchmark's properties and additional information, visit

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