Golf News for Friday, November 16, 2012 | Travel

Alabama's FarmLinks at Pursell Farms offers 'Christmas Party at The Farm' package

SYLACAUGA, Ala. -- FarmLinks at Pursell Farms -- the renowned boutique resort located on 3,500 pristine acres less than one hour from Birmingham -- has unveiled a new "Christmas Party at the Farm" package designed for eight or more people.

The holiday package provides a unique venue for a group dinner and one-night weekend accommodations through Dec. 24 in the resort's luxury cottages for just $199 per person (double occupancy). The rate - which is $249 per person for single occupancy - includes hors d'oeuvres, dinner and two drinks per person.

"FarmLinks at Pursell Farms is a quaint, peaceful setting for holiday gatherings," said CEO David Pursell. "Our vibrant scenery, scrumptious food, and upscale accommodations and award-winning customer service will ensure a deeply satisfying experience."

Guests can add an additional night for $177 per person (double occupancy) or $227 (single occupancy) with the option of taking advantage of on-property amenities such as the award-winning FarmLinks Golf Club at Pursell Farms, target shooting or a half-day quail hunt.

For reservations or more information, contact Joy Donehoo at 256-208-2057 or email

Seasonal Golf Rates Begin
FarmLinks Golf Club, which has been ranked the No. 1 public-access course in Alabama, is now offering special winter rates. Green fees are $75 for 18 holes, cart and use of the practice facility, with a $35 replay fee. A rate of $135 is also available and includes unlimited golf, cart, a Southern-style lunch, all-you-can-eat-and-drink snacks and non-alcoholic beverages, and use of the practice facility.

In addition to serving as the world's only research and demonstration golf course, FarmLinks at Pursell Farms alsofeatures world-class fishing, hunting, clay shooting, well-appointed cabins and cottages, beautiful venues for weddings and events, and high-tech corporate meeting space.

To learn more about FarmLinks, visit,, or call 877.292.FARM (3276).

About FarmLinks at Pursell Farms
Established in 2003 by the Pursell Family and located at Pursell Farms in Sylacauga, Ala., FarmLinks at Pursell Farms includes a one-of-a-kind research and demonstration facility, an 18-hole, 7,444-yard championship golf course that is open to the public, and The Experience at FarmLinks, a unique, customer-focused marketing strategy in partnership with top names and innovators in the industry. The company's cutting-edge environment also offers high-tech meeting spaces, deluxe lodging options and first-rate fishing and wildlife habitat with 5-stand clay shooting range and unique hunting adventures.

To learn more about FarmLinks, visit

Dan Shepherd,
Buffalo Communications

Beth Alcazar