Following an extensive renovation process, the newly designed Trump Turnberry Resort reopened on the 1st June 2016 and is looking better than ever. Situated on the west coast of Scotland the Trump Turnberry Resort was the first golf resort designed worldwide. The renovation process has seen a renovation of the entire resort, including both Championship golf courses and the changes have made this resort even more spectacular. The bedrooms are now extremely comfortable, keeping a Scottish influence throughout however also offering a very grand appearance. When choosing your bedroom here at Turnberry, your choices are very simple, you choose from a Deluxe resort view room, which overlook the back of the resort or you choose a Deluxe ocean view room, which overlook the Ailsa Golf course out towards the ocean and the infamous Ailsa Craig Rock in the background our recommendation would always be to stay in the ocean view category. If you are looking for something extra special, the suite categories here are superb with their own lounge each of the suites are named after the 4 Open Championship winners at Turnberry.
Turnberry is situated on the West Coast of Scotland, approximately 1 hours’ drive from Glasgow Airport. The West Coast of Scotland has an abundance of championship Scottish links golf courses, easily accessible from the Trump Turnberry Resort. Elegant Golf Resorts are delighted to offer private airport transfers if you so wish.
The newly refurbished multimillion pound clubhouse was opened in June 2015 by Donald Trump. The redesigned professionals shop is now the largest of its kind in Europe, offering all the latest and finest golfing equipment. The clubhouse offers the fantastic Duel in the Sun restaurant with views across the infamous Ailsa golf course reaching out to the ocean, featuring a Steak and Lobster theme, this restaurant surely is a must experience whilst staying in the resort.
The exciting new changes to the Trump Turnberry Hotel will see each room decorated to the same high standard throughout the hotel based upon the resorts rich history including fantastically decorated marble bathrooms. Overlooking the stunning Ailsa Craig and out to the sea, there truly is no better view than this in the united Kingdom. With the choice of Deluxe Resort view rooms, Deluxe Ocean view rooms or some superb suites. We must say, the ocean view rooms truly are stunning offering beautiful views across the golf course, with the Ailsa Craig nestled in the ocean – a great view to watch the epic sunsets which unravel on this coast of Scotland.
An exciting and unique addition to this elegant golf resort are the plans which are currently underway to introduce a two bedroom suite within the world renowned Turnberry Lighthouse, which will include balconies facing the golf course and the sea and also offering a butler service, a superb idea and something which can certainly not be experienced anywhere else in the world.
During the renovation of the Trump Turnberry Resort, the 1906 restaurant will be moving in order to make way for the brand new ‘Donald J Trump Ballroom’, perfect for events and private celebrations. The 1906 Restaurant will boast beautiful views across the Ocean, offering stunning cuisine, the perfect place to enjoy your evening meal, whilst overlooking the stunning Ailsa & Kintyre courses. There is a separate room within this restaurant, which will boast the Chef’s Table, hosting up to 10 guests, a private dining room where you can see your food being cooked, a real unique experience, perfect for a special occasion.
The newly designed Il Tramonto at 1906 brings a taste of Italy to the West coast of Scotland. Prepared by the hands of the finest Italian chefs, Il Tramonto at 1906 features a melody of locally sourced fresh fish, meat and vegetables with the perfect complement of authentic Italian ingredients, oils and seasonings.
The Grand Tea Lounge is the perfect spot to enjoy some pre-dinner drinks, afternoon tea or perhaps a relaxed bite to eat amongst the central area of the hotel. This area of the hotel offers a superb view out towards the golf course, ocean and Ailsa Craig in the distance an excellent area to watch the beautiful West Coast sunsets.
The Ailsa Course has undergone some dramatic alterations throughout the winter of 2015/16 and it is looking better than ever. The course now creates even more of an impressive and challenging test for all golfers visiting the acclaimed Trump Turnberry Resort. The newly lengthened par 5 tenth hole plays around Castle Port Bay, where players must drive over the ocean eventually onto a raised green, commanding the most demanding of challenges straight after you make the turn. Finally the 18th hole now becomes a legendary finish, as you step onto the tee you see the whole Turnberry Hotel in the distance (a stunning sight), a superb way to finish what is without doubt competing to be the finest links golf course in Scotland.
Whilst much of the attention has been focussed on the infamous Ailsa course, it's sister course the Kintyre Course also provides an extremely enjoyable test of golf for the discerning golfer and is set to become even greater in 2016 with some exciting changes under the Trump redesign. Holes 8, 9 and 10 will run alongside the Ocean, providing stunning views yet an enthralling test of golf through this section of the course. Making the Kintyre Course an enhanced partner golf course to the Ailsa course. The design of the Kintyre course includes more gorse and heather than the Ailsa course and also plays a little longer, however there are less elevation changes, making it a very comfortable walking golf course, the way traditional links golf courses were always designed. The Kintyre Course will be reopened to the World at the beginning of September.
Approximate flight timesLondon to Dest. 1.5 Hours
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