Las Vegas, Nevada (Updated January 1, 2014)–Hundreds of thousands of visitors are descending upon Las Vegas to celebrate New Year's Eve, and some of them will be playing golf. And starting January 1 and running through February 28, 2014, special Las Vegas golf stay and play packages are available at the PGA TOUR's TPC Las Vegas and the JW Marriott resort. The golf vacation package includes a round of golf and one night at the resort, transportation to and from the course, a $25 resort credit, a spa entry pass, and 15% off TPC Las Vegas pro shop merchandise. And if you reserve soon, you can earn a free replay of TPC Las Vegas on your initial day of play. Click now to reserve this special Las Vegas golf deal via the official website of TPC Las Vegas. Packages start at $169. –By Brian Hurlburt.
TPC Las Vegas–formerly TPC The Canyons–is owned and operated by the PGA TOUR and is the home of professional golf in Las Vegas. The course is a former host course for events on the PGA TOUR and Champions TOUR, and is also the place where many Tour pros who live in Las Vegas play and practice. You never really know who you will run into at the course.
JW Marriott is an award-winning resort and spa located just minutes away from TPC Las Vegas. The resort features deluxe rooms, restaurants, shopping, a golf concierge, and the Spa Aquae. The Spa Aquae was founded on ancient therapeutic wisdom and the healing power of water. Fitness, facials, and a varying list of massages are offerred at the resort including couples massage sessions. Massages available include swedish, sports, pre-natal, desert stone therapy and more. Check out more from Spa Aquae.
TPC Las Vegas is defined as "desert elegance" and was crafted by PGA TOUR Design Services Lead Architect Bobby Weed with consultation by World Golf Hall of Famer Raymond Floyd. Holes experienced at TPC Las Vegas play over and through desert canyons and waste areas, and are carved out to accent the views of the Las Vegas valley in addition to the nearby Red Rock mountain area.
Player service, course conditions, and the overall experience heads the list of goals for TPC Las Vegas staff. To that end, each cart now features the state-of-the-art Visage GPS system. The system helps golfers navigate course yardages and much more during the round.
Check out the TPC Las Vegas Facebook page and website for continual updates and news. Professionals who have won events at TPC Las Vegas include Hale Irwin, Stuart Appleby, and Jim Furyk among others. Professionals who play and practice at the resort include PGA TOUR Champions Charley Hoffman, Bill Lunde, and Ryan Moore, among others.