Golf News for Tuesday, June 4, 2013 | Business

Troon to manage La Reserva Golf Club at Sotogrande Resort in Spain

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Troon, the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage La Reserva Golf Club, located at the Sotogrande Resort in Spain.

Designed by world-renowned golf course architect Cabell B. Robinson and situated on the exclusive Sotogrande estate, La Reserva has gained the reputation as one of Europe's most sought-after golf destinations. With the appointment of Troon, the ownership is demonstrating its intent to further enhance the appeal of La Reserva to both current and future members and the domestic and international golf community.

"Sotogrande is a name that resonates with golfers across Europe," said Bruce Glasco, managing director, Troon international operations. "This appointment is an indication of the ownership group's intent to elevate the property's already impressive member and visitor experience."

Consistently ranked among the best courses in Continental Europe, La Reserva is a championship golf course with stunning vistas of the surrounding area. Located between two valleys and measuring more than 7,400 yards, its generous fairways and variety of tee options make it playable for golfers of all abilities.

The property's ownership group, NH Hotels, is one of the top 25 hotel chains in the world and operates almost 400 hotels and 60,000 rooms in 26 countries across Europe, America and Africa.

"Troon managing our golf property leaves us safe in the knowledge that our highly respected development will continue to strive for the highest possible quality and consistently deliver a memorable experience to our members and all who visit," said Ramon Luengo Martinez, director general of Sotogrande S.A, the NH Hotels Company responsible for La Reserva. "We are committed to forging a strong working partnership with the experts at Troon to continue as the premier member's course in the area and maintain the club on a sound financial footing."

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world's largest golf management company also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. The company oversees operations at Troon Golf (daily-fee & resort) and Troon Privé (private) properties located in 30 states and 29 countries. Additionally, 48 Troon facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon properties include The Grove, London, England; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, El Jadida, Morocco.

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