CORAL GABLES: The Biltmore
THE DEAL Golf Package: junior suite
accommodations; daily breakfast; $200 credit at Palme d’Or restaurant for a six-course chef’s dinner; $300 golf credit applicable toward greens fees, cart, lessons and pro shop purchases.
THE GOLF The Biltmore Golf Course, beside the grand hotel, is a classic and walkable Donald Ross design. It also offers a state-of-the-art practice facility and the John Pallot Golf School, where instructors go as far as to advise students on their diets.
THE PRICE From $265 per person; minimum two-night stay.
CONTACT www.biltmorehotel.com, 800-727-1926
DESTIN: Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
THE DEAL Family Golf Package: lodging at the resort’s Bayside Inn; one round of golf; one child’s round when
accompanied by an adult, plus a free children’s rental set with purchase of an adult round.
THE GOLF Sandestin boasts four championship eighteens, including Baytowne Golf Club, certified by U.S. Kids Golf as a "family-friendly" course and home to the top-rated-for-families Hank Johnson School of Golf.
THE PRICE From $186 per night through November 12, then $166 through February 16.
CONTACT www.sandestin.com, 800-470-7389
NAPLES: Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
THE DEAL Fall Value Package: standard
accommodations; two reserved beach chairs; free admission for kids ages five to twelve at the Beach Klub 4 Kids; access to fitness center.
THE GOLF The resort’s championship course was built in the late 1920s and is the oldest in the Naples community. The compact layout has been redesigned a number of times, most recently by Ron Garl in 1998.
THE PRICE From $229 per night. Available through December 21..
CONTACT www.naplesbeachhotel.com, 800-237-7600
ORLANDO: Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
THE DEAL Create Your Own Paradise Package: luxury
accommodations; $50 food and beverage credit; breakfast buffet for two adults; choice of one round of golf or a fifty-minute spa treatment.
THE GOLF Grand Cypress sports four Jack Nicklaus Signature courses, one of them modeled after the Old Course, as well as a golf academy. Camp Hyatt ensures that children will stay busy and entertained.
THE PRICE From $429 per night. Available through December 31.
CONTACT grandcypress. www.hyatt.com, 800-554-9288