• BBC News: Scotland named world's best golf destination

    The home of golf has had to wait nearly 500 years - but Scotland has finally been named the sport's best destination in the world. The country credited with inventing the game in the 16th Century won the accolade at the World Golf Awards in Abu Dhabi.

    Sun 20 November 2022

  • Golf Business News: World Golf Awards announces 2022 winners

    World Golf Awards – the annual awards that recognises and rewards excellence in golf tourism – has revealed this year’s best golf organisations at its 9th annual Gala Ceremony in Abu Dhabi.Scotland, the home of golf and of many of the world’s finest courses, was voted ‘World’s Best Golf Destination’, whilst the historic Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, host of the 2026 US Open, was recognised as ‘World’s Best Golf Course’. Scotland’s Paul Lawrie received the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ in acknowledgment of his outstanding contribution to golf.

    Sat 19 November 2022

  • European Golf Design: Celebrating Gold at the 2022 World Golf Awards

    2022 World Golf Awards – the leading authority that recognises and rewards excellence in golf tourism – has revealed this year’s best golf courses at its 9th annual Gala Ceremony in Abu Dhabi.

    Thu 17 November 2022

  • Tennis World: World Golf Awards list of clients nominated

    IMG has seen a long list of its clients nominated for the 2022 World Golf Awards. The globally recognized World Golf Awards serve to recognize, celebrate and reward excellence in golf courses and golf destinations around the world.

    Mon 15 August 2022

  • City AM: Dates announced for Aegean Messinia Pro-Am at Costa Navarino

    The dates have been announced for what promises to be Europe’s most luxurious golf tournament later this year. The Aegean Messinia Pro-Am 2022 will take place from 14-17 September at Greece’s incredible Costa Navarino, which was named the World’s Best New Golf Development at the 2020 World Golf Awards.

    Mon 13 June 2022

  • Golf Business News: Antognolla Golf shortlisted as Italy’s Best Golf Course at World Golf Awards

    Antognolla Golf continues to feature in the World Golf Awards and has once again been nominated as ‘Italy’s Best Golf Course’ after collecting this accolade in 2020 and being runner up in 2021.

    Mon 09 May 2022

  • Golf Course Industry: Golf tourism ticking back up in Vietnam

    In recent years, Vietnam has forged a reputation as Asia’s ultimate bucket-list golf destination. Big-name architects including Sir Nick Faldo (the designer of Laguna Golf Lang Co), Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman and Robert Trent Jones Jr. have made their mark with a string of incredible layouts the length and breadth of the Southeast Asian country. Global accolades for the nation, meanwhile, including the coveted title of World’s Best Golf Destination at the 2021 World Golf Awards, fueled pent-up demand for travel during a period when Vietnam’s borders remained largely closed.

    Tue 26 April 2022

  • BW Hotelier: Vietnam looking at revival of golf travel

    Vietnam has succeeded in placing itself as a key bucket-list golf destination, with Nick Faldo, Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, and Robert Trent Jones Jr having laid out vast golf courses in the country. Another thing that is working for Vietnam is the fact that the country has received many global accolades, including the title of World’s Best Golf Destination at the 2021 World Golf Awards.

    Tue 26 April 2022

  • The Portugal News: Best golf course in Portugal announced

    Quinta do Lago South golf course, a luxury resort in the Algarve, has been declared the Best Golf Course in Portugal by the World Golf Awards 2021.

    Tue 19 April 2022

  • Breaking Travel News: Modry Las Golf Resort unveils upgrades following World Golf Awards win

    Modry Las Golf Resort is forging ahead with a series of developments across the property in readiness for the upcoming golfing season. The exciting developments at the only signature-designed golf resort in Poland follow a remarkable sixth win at the World Golf Awards and a nomination for this 2022 event.

    Wed 09 March 2022

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