Golf News for Wednesday, May 22, 2013 | Travel

South Carolina's Mystical Golf announces summer vacation getaway

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Mystical Golf - owner and operator of the acclaimed The Witch, Man-O-War and The Wizard golf courses - announces its value-packed, affordable stay-and-play summer vacation getaway from June 1 - Aug. 31.

Proclaimed the "Best Value" in the Grand Strand by GOLF Magazine, Mystical Golf's trio of diverse Dan Maples-designed 18s are all rated from 4 to 4-1/2 stars by Golf Digest. At $89 per person, per night (taxes included), this extraordinary offer includes (www.mysticalgolf.com):

• Three rounds with cart on The Witch, The Wizard and Man-O-War
• Three nights' lodging in well-appointed, three-bedroom golf villas (four beds)
• Complimentary iHOP breakfast daily
• Free steak dinner at Logan's Roadhouse (includes non-alcoholic beverages, taxes)
• Lunch, range balls and two beers free at the course each day
• $15 gift card toward a golf shirt
• Instant replay round for cart fee only

After a long, tough winter and spring in much of North America, visitors will cherish the Grand Strand's warmth and sunshine from June through August. Post-golf fun features a bounty of attractions including The Alabama Theatre, The House of Blues, Brookgreen Gardens, The Bowery, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, and the seafood hotspot of Murrells Inlet, For baseball fans, the Pelicans - a Class A advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers - play at one of the best minor league stadiums in the game (TicketReturn.Com Field).

"Summer provides the best value for getaways here at Mystical Golf," says Claude Pardue, President and CEO. "We like to make it as easy as pie to play our three heralded courses and enjoy comfortable lodging ideal for recharging after a full day of fun in the sun."

The Witch sits on 500 acres of tranquil cypress groves and wetlands teeming with flora and fauna. Tactical play is rewarded on the par-71, 6,702-yard layout. With 4,000 feet of bridges wending through swamps (front nine) and rolling hills (back nine), golfers may spy cranes, bald eagles, alligators and black bears.

Man-O-War is revered for its back-to-back island greens and water features touching every hole. With a commanding 141 slope rating, the par-72, 6,967-yard layout is offset by straight-forward shots and excellent, bent-grass greens.

Reminiscent of classic, wind-swept links courses in Scotland and Ireland, The Wizard presents deep bunkers, mound-framed fairways and dramatic elevation changes. Trademark stone bridges and an Old-World, castle-style clubhouse add character to the par-72, 6,721-yard shot-maker's course.

For Mystical Golf information: www.mysticalgolf.com, 843.282.2977.

Getting There
The Witch, Man-O-War and The Wizard are in the heart of Myrtle Beach and within 15 minutes of Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR), beaches, accommodations, restaurants and other attractions. A short distance from I-95 and other major thoroughfares, Mystical Golf courses are easily accessible. More than two dozen cities - including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, New York and Washington - offer direct flights.

MEDIA CONTACT:
David Wood
Buffalo Communications
703.635.0577 (cell)
dwood@buffalocommunications.com