Golf News for Wednesday, May 22, 2013 | Travel

Connecticut's Lake of Isles and Foxwoods Resort Casino offer summer getaway

NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. -- Lake of Isles and Foxwoods Resort Casino are pleased to offer golfers a wonderful summer getaway with award-wining golf on the Rees Jones designed North Course and world-class accommodations at the MGM Grand at Foxwoods. The exclusive golf package starts at $199 per person and includes golf, lodging, a Lake of Isles gift package and food and beverage vouchers at Foxwoods.

Foxwoods Golf Packages includes:
One night lodging at MGM Grand at Foxwoods Hotel
18 holes of golf on Lake of Isles North Course
Unlimited use of the Lake of Isles practice facility
Golf Gift Package; one Lake of Isles casino chip, signature cap and yardage card
$15 food and beverage voucher for Juniors in MGM Grand at Foxwoods Hotel
$25 Match Play voucher
Complimentary drink at Shrine

Lake of Isle, voted No. 1 in Connecticut by Golfweek as Best Courses You Can Play, offers one of the most challenging courses in the Northeast. The Rees Jones designed North Courses is managed by Troon Golf and gives golfers the ultimate golf experience with exceptional course conditions, first-class amenities and superior service. The course layout features rolling terrain, island greens and tees, and extraordinary views of the lake on every hole.

The Foxwoods Golf package is available through October 31 and can be booked 120 days in advance by calling 888.474.3746. For information on golf packages visit www.lakeofisles.com. To make the most of a golf getaway to Foxwoods Resort Casino, visit www.foxwoods.com to view the selection of restaurants, shops and upcoming entertainment.

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.

About Foxwoods ® Resort Casino
Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, awarding-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event. Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.

For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.