Golf News for Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Resorts

PGA National Resort & Spa announces 72-hour 'flash' sale

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- PGA National Resort & Spa - home of the PGA TOUR Honda Classic and fresh from a $100 million revitalization - announces a 72-hour "flash" sale with 25 percent off rates for stays Sept. 12 - Jan. 17, 2013.

All available room categories can be booked by calling (855) 692.8771 from Wednesday, Sept. 12 (7 a.m.) to Friday, Sept. 14 (5 p.m.).

"Our three-day flash sale is a perfect opportunity to book a dream vacation and enjoy the stunning reveal of our multi-million dollar renovation," says Joel Paige, vice president and managing director. "The exciting changes we've made position PGA National ahead of the pack and create one of the world's truly exceptional resort experiences."

Resort-wide enhancements are comprehensive and include 379 rooms, clubhouse, spa, health and racquet club, and conference and meeting space. Among the contemporary additions is a stunning zero-entry pool, sophisticated iBAR and signature restaurant - Ironwood Steak and Seafood - using the highest quality ingredients, steaks and fresh Florida fish. PGA National's highly-anticipated "Fazio Course" opens on Nov. 1.

Ideal for health, wellness and complete rejuvenation, guests can choose from more than 50 fitness classes at the 33,000-square-foot Health & Racquet Club, or savor one of the 100-plus treatments offered by The Spa. The outdoor pool is a tropical oasis easily-accessible from guest rooms and the main lobby. Seven on-site restaurants and lounges cater to every culinary taste and need.

Conveniently located 15 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), PGA National offers proximity to vibrant South Florida nightlife, world-class shopping, and magnificent Atlantic beaches.

This offer is based on availability and not valid for groups. It cannot be combined with packages or other offers, and is valid for new room reservations only. One night nonrefundable deposit is required. Sale only good on dates and times listed.

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About PGA National Resort & Spa
PGA National Resort & Spa is a premier golf, vacation and meeting destination. The South Florida locale offers 90 holes of championship golf on five courses, including the famed Champion course, home to the PGA TOUR Honda Classic and past host of the Ryder Cup, PGA Championship and a litany of other prized professional golf tournaments.

Other distinguishing features include a world-class 33,000 square-foot health-and-racquet club with 19 Har Tru tennis courts, 40,000 square feet of self-contained conference space and nine on-site restaurants and lounges.

PGA National Resort & Spa's myriad accolades include:
• AAA--Four Diamond Resort (2011)
• Golfweek -- Best You Can Play State by State (No. 5, 2012)
• Golfweek -- Best Tour Courses You Can Play (No. 28, 2011)
• Golfing Magazine - "World's Top 5 Multi-Course Venues" (2011)
• -- "No. 1 Golf Resort in Florida" (2011)
• GOLF Magazine -- Top 100 Premier Resorts -- Silver Award Winner (2011)
• GOLF Magazine -- Premier Resorts Green Award Winner (2011)
• Golf World -- Top 50 Resorts (2010)
• Successful Meetings -- Pinnacle Award Winner (2011)
• The Knot -- Best of Weddings (2012)

Conveniently located within easy driving distances of major Florida population centers, the AAA Four Diamond resort is a 15-minute drive from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), one hour from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and 90 minutes from Miami International Airport (MIA).

Shane Sharp
Buffalo Communications

David Wood
Buffalo Communications
703.635.0577 (cell)