Golf News for Friday, September 13, 2013 | Travel

New Jersey's Crystal Springs Resort offers 'Hofbrau Golftoberfest' Golf & Stay package

HAMBURG, N.J. -- Crystal Springs Resort - home to seven distinct golf courses just one hour from New York City - announces its "Hofbrau Golftoberfest" golf and stay package.

Available Monday through Thursday this September and October, it includes:

• Unlimited golf at the resort's Great Gorge, Cascades and Minerals courses (includes shared cart)
• Comfortably-appointed overnight accommodations at Minerals Resort (deluxe guest room with two queen beds)
• Voucher for souvenir beer stein with serving of Hofbrau beer and German pretzel
• Complimentary access to Minerals Sports Club, including indoor / outdoor heated pools, hot tub, steam room, sauna, 80-plus weekly fitness / yoga classes and more

The package starts at $99 per person (based on double occupancy).

"Golftoberfest is a fun and convenient opportunity to tee-it-up this fall with buddies or a significant other," says Art Walton, Vice President of Golf Operations at Crystal Springs Resort. "Slip out of the office to play as many holes as you like in the crisp, clean air of Sussex County, before returning to Minerals to sample our myriad onsite amenities."

To book,, or call 973.827.5996 x 2 and mention the "Hofbrau Golftoberfest" package.

Another option for beer lovers - the 28th annual New Jersey Oktoberfest - will take place September 21-22 at Crystal Springs.

Two stages with live music and a full schedule of adult and kid-friendly activities complement an enticing selection of Germany's best beers and signature dishes. For more information and to purchase tickets:

About Crystal Springs Resort
Located in Vernon and Hamburg, N.J., Crystal Springs Resort is the only four-season resort of its kind in the Tri-State Area. Comprised of four luxury hotels - Grand Cascades Lodge, Minerals, the Appalachian and Black Creek Sanctuary; seven renowned public golf courses; 15 acclaimed restaurants highlighted by the four-star Restaurant Latour and its Wine Spectator Grand Award-winning (since 2006) 135,000-bottle wine cellar; two full-service spas ranked #24 in Spas of America's Top 100 Spas; the state-of-the-art Minerals Sports Club; multiple indoor and outdoor pools, including the distinctive Biosphere Pool Complex with an underground aquarium, tropical foliage and free form nature pools; Mountain Creek with 167 skiable acres on four mountain peaks, 100% night skiing, Drop Zone Snow Tubing, and the Waterpark and Bike Park during summer months. Crystal Springs Resort hosts hundreds of weddings, special events, corporate outings and thousands of transient hotel guests each year.

For more information:, 973.827.5996.

Stephen Reynolds
Buffalo Communications

Chelsea Vander Groef
Crystal Springs Resort
973.271.7587 (cell)