With its wide choice of theme parks – including Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World – Orlando, Florida is well known as a popular family holiday destination. But if you're a golf fan, you'll also find the city offers attractions, not least The Villas of Grand Cypress resort with its luxury accommodation and world-class golf course.
Just 20 minutes from the airport and close to the theme parks, the resort offers two courses designed by Jack Nicklaus and totalling 45 holes, plus a golf school for whatever level or type of instruction you may need. The Grand Cypress Golf Club is open to resort guests, tournaments, memberships, and limited public play and the resort also offers many other activities for guests, including horse-riding on the extensive grounds, tennis, keep fit, fishing in the well-stocked lake, or simply relaxing at the luxurious spa.
Surrounded by lush palms and well-manicured gardens, the spacious accommodation offers all the latest in comfort. The elegantly decorated suites and villas boast private terraces, high-speed internet connection, flat-screen TV, and spectacular views over the North Course. At 60 square metres, the Club Suite is the star attraction. There are one-, two- and three-bedroomed villas, each with sitting-room, fully equipped kitchen and dining-room.
The resort offers a wide range of fine dining, with seven full-service restaurants plus lounges and snack bars, ensuring that, whatever atmosphere and gastronomic experience you're looking for, you'll find it at any time of day. The latest addition to the list of restaurants is the 'Nine18', open only for evening meals and featuring luxury continental cuisine in a contemporary setting.
Villas of Grand Cypress