Golf News for Monday, February 3, 2014 | Travel

Williamsburg, Virginia offers Golf & Spa: Stay & Play Free Package

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Colonial Williamsburg beats the winter blues with its indulgent Golf & Spa: Stay & Play Free Package that includes spa services at the Spa of Colonial Williamsburg, golf at the award-winning Golden Horseshoe Golf Club and accommodations at the Williamsburg Lodge or Williamsburg Woodlands Hotel & Suites.

Guests may play golf, enjoy the Spa - or try both! Gentle on both mind and body, the package also is easy on the wallet with rates starting at $79 per person, per night through April 10.

For each night of stay at either the Williamsburg Lodge or Williamsburg Woodlands Hotel & Suites, guests may choose one complimentary round of golf with unlimited range balls or one select spa service (gratuity not included), per person, per night. The package has a three-day, two-night minimum stay. The Spa service options include a 30-minute massage, 30-minute facial, Apothecary pedicure or shampoo and style with nourishing scalp massage.

Listed on the list of GOLF Magazine's "top 100 courses you can play" the Golden Horseshoe's Gold Course, designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr., is celebrating its 50th anniversary year. The adjacent Green Course, created in 1998 by his son Rees Jones, has hosted numerous national championships. The nine-hole Spotswood Course rounds out Colonial Williamsburg's historic links offerings.

Revenue from Spa services and golf play on the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club's three courses supports The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, keeping this vital piece of American history alive and thriving.

For more information or to book the package, call (855) 296-6627 or visit

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation preserves, restores and operates Virginia's 18th-century capital of Williamsburg, Va., as a 21st-century center for history and citizenship. Innovative and interactive experiences, such as the street theatre Revolutionary City® and the RevQuest: Save the Revolution! series of technology-assisted alternate reality games, highlight the relevance of the American Revolution to contemporary life and the importance of an informed, active citizenry. The Colonial Williamsburg experience includes more than 400 restored or reconstructed original buildings, renowned museums of decorative arts and folk art, extensive educational outreach programs for students and teachers, lodging, culinary options from historic taverns to casual or elegant dining, the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club featuring 45 holes designed by Robert Trent Jones and his son Rees Jones, a full-service spa and fitness center, pools, retail stores and gardens. Philanthropic support and revenue from admissions, products and hospitality operations sustain Colonial Williamsburg's educational programs and preservation initiatives.

Media Contacts:
Barbara Brown, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
(757) 220-7280 or

Karen Moraghan, Hunter Public Relations
(908) 876-5100 or