Golf News for Monday, March 10, 2014 | Travel

Michigan's Forest Dunes Golf Club announces 2014 package offerings

ROSCOMMON, Mich. -- Forest Dunes Golf Club, the nationally acclaimed Tom Weiskopf-designed course in northern Michigan, has experienced exciting growth and recognition in two seasons under new ownership.

The 2014 golf season is sure to bring another year of success for the premier golf facility, especially with the addition of the Lake AuSable Lodge creating demand for an array of exciting golf packages. The property also features six beautifully furnished homes that are perfect for golf groups.

Check out the following Forest Dunes 2014 package offerings, which are now available for booking:

Lake AuSable Lodge - Standard Room Packages
A one-night stay-and-play package in the Lake AuSable Lodge starts at $119 for off-season rates and $239 during the prime summer season. The package includes 18 holes of golf, lodging in a standard room and breakfast. The 36-hole one-night package ranges from $169 to $329.

A two-night stay-and-play package in the Lake AuSable Lodge starts at $219 during the off-season and $409 during the prime season. The package includes 36-holes, lodging in a standard room and breakfast. The 54-hole two-night package ranges from $279 to $549 depending on the season, and the 72-hole package ranges from $329 to $639.

Lake AuSable Lodge Suites and Golf Cottages Packages
A one-night stay-and-play package in the Lake AuSable Lodge suite or golf cottage starts out at $129 for off-season rates and $249 during the prime summer season. The package includes 18-holes, lodging in a two-bedroom suite or three-bedroom golf cottage and breakfast. The 36-hole one-night package ranges from $179 to $339.

A two-night stay-and-play package in the Lake AuSable Lodge suite or golf cottage starts out at $239 during the off-season and $429 during the prime summer season. The package includes 36-holes, lodging in a two-bedroom suite or three-bedroom golf cottage and breakfast. The two-night 54-hole package ranges from $309 to $569, and the 72-hole package ranges from $359 to $659.

Couples Stay and Play Package
One of the most popular golf packages in 2013 is returning in 2014. The Forest Dunes Couples Golf Package is $429 per couple Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday and $459 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday. The package includes one-night of lodging in the Lake AuSable Lodge, 18-holes, dinner with a bottle of wine and breakfast.

About Forest Dunes
Forest Dunes is consistently ranked among the top courses in the country by the leading golf publications. GOLF selected it among the "Top 10 You Can Play" in 2003, as well as placing Forest Dunes at No. 45 on their list of the nation's Top 100 Public Courses and No. 72 on the Top 100. Golf Digest selected the course as the "Best New Upscale Public Course in America" in 2003. Forest Dunes is also ranked No. 23 among "America's 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses," as well as at No. 4 (*No. 2 public) in the state of Michigan. Its sister publication, Golf World, also selected Forest Dunes the No. 1 public course in America through its reader survey in 2009. GolfWeek has also included the facility among the magazine's Top 100 Modern Courses.

For more information about Forest Dunes Golf Club and the new Lake AuSable Lodge, please visit www.forestdunesgolf.com.

Contact:
Forest Dunes Golf Club
Todd Campbell - GM
(989) 275-0700
tcampbell@forestdunesgolf.com

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