Have you always wanted to learn how to play golf? Perhaps, you’ve discovered that other people in your profession enjoy golf outings and so you would like to take advantage of this excellent networking opportunities. Or maybe you just wanted to find a new pastime, where you can enjoy a little exercise in the great outdoors. Whatever your reason for wanting to play golf, there is a course close to New York City where you can learn the necessary skills to hit the links. It’s Honor’s Haven’s Fallsview Golf Course, which offers all of the amenities you’ll need for a great beginner’s golf getaway weekend and is just a short drive from the Big Apple.
Fallsview Golf Course is a championship par 35, nine-hole course that was designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. and is one of the best golf courses outside NYC. This golf course has recently made improvements to their grounds, including to its teeing green area, the fairway and the rough.
In addition, Fallsview offers a slew of amenities making it one of the best golf courses in upstate NY. For example, it offers amazing unlimited golf packages. One of these unlimited packages includes two buffet meals, room, unlimited golfing, as well as a golf cart rental. Having the ability to play unlimited rounds of golf is definitely a plus for a beginner. And while this course is also easily walkable, Fallsview also now has brand new golf carts for rent.
In addition, Fallsview Golf Course has onsite golf pros who can teach the game to you. Will you be visiting Fallsview with others, perhaps someone who already knows how to play golf? Then they might want to also take a few lessons so that they can brush up on their own skills. These private lessons start at $95 an hour, which is very competitive with other golf courses in upstate NY.
Fallsview is located approximately two hours outside of New York City, making it an easy driving weekend getaway. It is also located close to two other golf courses outside NYC, Grossinger Country Club and Concord Monster. Although those two courses are currently closed, they are due to reopen in the very near future.
Honor’s Haven also has a host of amenities that you are certain to appreciate when you’re not on the links. The resort boasts indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and its dining room features beautiful views of the course, a lake and the Shawangunk Mountains. Honor’s Haven also boasts a spa and sauna where you can get a massage after a long day on the course. Or if you’re feeling like you need a little more exercise, you can head out onto one of the resort’s forest hiking trails.
Fallsview Golf Course– which was recognized as one of the Metropolitan Area’s Hidden Gems” by Met Golfer Magazine — offers you a fun, yet upscale setting for a getaway weekend. It can also be the perfect way to de-stress from a long week at work in New York City.