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7th - 18th September 2021

2021 Canadian Luxury Golf Tour

A golf tour to Canada has been on my bucket list for a number of years. The photos of the golf courses and scenery always gets me excited. We have spent a lot of time working on the itinerary so that you get to experience the best courses possible without too many long coach journeys. We have planned it so if you have time at the end of the tour you can return to Vancouver on the Rocky Mountaineer Train.

TOUR INCLUSIONS:

12 Nights Luxury Accommodation

  • Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in Vancouver, 2 nights
  • Westin Whistler Resort in Whistler, 3 nights
  • Predator Ridge Resort in Vernon, 3 nights
  • Fairmont Banff Springs resort in Banff, 4 nights

9 Rounds of Golf with Carts:

  • Round of golf at Westwood Plateau
  • Round of golf at Fairmont Château Whistler Golf Club
  • Round of golf at Big Sky Golf & Country Club
  • Round of golf at Tobiano Golf Course
  • Round of golf at Predator Ridge – Predator Course
  • Round of golf at Predator Ridge – Ridge Course
  • Round of golf at Silvertip Resort
  • Round of golf at Kananaskis Golf Club – Kidd Course
  • Round of golf at Fairmont Banff Springs

Other Inclusions

  • All Transfers will be in a luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Daily buffet breakfast at all hotels
  • Welcome and farewell dinners including drinks
  • Daily and overall golf prizes
  • Tour gifts
  • Fully escorted by Teed Up’s co-founder Bede Hendren

Non-golfers Tour Inclusions

    • Half Day Sightseeing city tour of Vancouver
    • Peak to Peak Gondola ride in Whistler
    • 2 hr Spa Treatments at Scandinavian Spa in Whistler
    • Half day Winery Tour in Vernon
    • Half day Banff Wildlife tours

Itinerary

Tuesday
7th September

DAY 1: ARRIVE IN VANCOUVER & CHECK IN HOTEL COAST HARBOUR

Check-in to the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel by APA. Vancouver has a whole lot to offer, soak it all in this new Urban Style Hotel concept to the city. The hotel is situated right near the water, a stone’s throw from the beautiful Stanley Park as well as the bustling Gastown district and the renowned shopping on Robson Street and within easy access to an incredible array of arts and entertainment. Rooms come with complimentary wireless Internet and a range of modern amenities. You’ll also have access to a top-notch fitness center, pool and hot tub not to mention signature Preston’s Restaurant & Lounge, the perfect spot to drink, dine and dish about your Vancouver experience.

If you arrive early spend the day exploring Vancouver and discovering all that this beautiful Cosmopolitan city has to offer. Possible activities include taking a sightseeing tour, shopping, visiting the museums, visiting Vancouver Aquarium, walking through Stanley Park, visiting Granville Island Public Market where many musicians and local artists can be seen doing their work, dining in one of the many fantastic restaurants, biking the sea-wall around the western end of the city, and much more.

Wednesday
8th September

DAY 2: PLAY WEST WOOD PLATEAU GC

Ranked top fifty in Canada Westwood Plateau is a definite ‘must-play’ for any trip to Vancouver. A willingness to be patient within your game and the occasional creative shot making is essential to shoot well at this superb track. Be sure to take time after your round to grab a bite to eat on the deck at Westwood Plateau. The food and the views of Snow-capped Mt. Baker are simply superb!

Non golfers: Enjoy a sightseeing city tour of Vancouver
Make the most of your time in beautiful Vancouver on a half-day tour of the city’s highlights. Your driver escorts your group to popular attractions such as Stanley Park, Granville Island, Chinatown, and Gastown. See totem poles, wander through food stalls and craft galleries, and get great city views from lookouts like Prospect Point. As you ride, listen to fascinating stories about the city, from the First Nation’s People to contemporary culture.

Thursday
9th September

DAY 3: TRANSFER TO WHISTLER & PLAY CHATEAU WHISTLER GC

Transfer from Vancouver to Whistler and check in to your One-Bedroom Suite at the Westin Resort & Spa Whistler: All of the suites feature a welcoming fireplace, flat panel television, inviting soaker tub, quality-appointed kitchen – and windows that open to
fresh mountain air. The Hotel is located just steps from both mountain gondolas, the excitement of the pedestrian friendly Village of Whistler and literally a chip shot from the Whistler Golf Club driving range.

The Westin offers numerous restaurants, shops, a full
service spa, concierge service, valet parking, pool, hot tub exercise room and much more

Play Chateau Whistler Golf Club. Ranked in the top twenty in Canada this mountainous course is simply what all other mountain courses aspire to be. The incredible service, immaculate fairways, and phenomenal views make this a course to remember! It is just one of the reasons Whistler has been named as one of the top-ten golfing destinations in the world. Be sure to bring your camera and plenty of balls to this mountain gem!

Friday
10th September

DAY 4: PLAY BIG SKY GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB

Ranked in the top fifty in Canada this Robert Cupp designed course uses water as its main weapon so accuracy off the tee is a must. The incredible views of Mt. Currie and the surrounding hills make for a spectacular background to this superb course. The scenery and beauty can be distracting but take the time to enjoy the surroundings at Big Sky Golf Big Sky Golf and Country Club.

Saturday
11th September

DAY 5: TRANSFER TO VERNON & GOLF AT TOBIANO GC

Transfer from Whistler to Vernon. On the way stop and play Tobiano GC. Set upon the rolling bluffs and ravine-cut canyons overlooking spectacular Kamloops Lake, Tobiano captures the essence of BC’s scenic Thompson-Okanagan golf region. The enticing front nine, complete with the arid clay bank dunes and bench lands, blends perfectly with the bluffs and sentinel hoodoos on the back nine. Play it just once and you will understand why both Golf Digest and Score Golf named it the best new course in Canada.

Continue east after your round to Vernon. Check into your OneBedroom Suite at the Predator Ridge Lodge & Spa: These spectacular units offer panoramic views of the Predator Ridge golf course and hillsides. Hotel facilities include garden cabanas, three outdoor swimming pools, hot tubs, tennis/basketball court, and fitness centre with indoor pool. These suites feature a full kitchen, living area with fireplace and a large balcony.

Sunday
12th September

DAY 6: GOLF AT PREDATOR RIDGE—PREDATOR COURSE

Balancing length and design strategy, The Predator 18 features elevated green complexes and links-style bunkering. The Predator’s second half is a stunning links design with grassy dunes rolling to the horizon. As challenging as it is beautiful, it is known for its classic bunkering framed by golden windswept fescue grasses.

Monday
13th September

DAY 7: PREDATOR RIDGE GOLF CLUB—RIDGE COURSE

Named 2010 Best New Course in Canada by Score Golf Magazine and Top-Ten Public Course in Canada in 2017 by Score Golf Magazine , The Ridge Course is an incredible 18-hole championship layout.

Taking advantage of the natural topography of the site, the course is defined by long, scenic fairways and beautiful granite rock outcroppings.

7pm. Tonight we have included a group dinner on the deck of the resort overlooking the golf courses. (Drinks at own cost)

Tuesday
14th September

DAY 8: TRANSFER TO BANFF

Transfer from Vernon to Banff. On the way stop for a picnic lunch at the storied Rogers Pass – the route the Canadian Pacific Railway found through the Rocky Mountains that enabled the nation to be connected from coast to coast.

Arrive in Banff and check in to the The Rimrock Resort Hotel. The Rimrock is a Four Diamond Hotel located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies and Banff National Park. The hotel offers exceptional views of the Canadian Rockies, fine dining, and a luxury spa.

Wednesday
15th September

DAY 9: PLAY SILVER TIP GOLF CLUB

While other courses may offer a memorable hole or two, Silver Tip boasts one spectacular view after another. The course offers just the right combination of exhilaration and tranquility, with a world-class course uniquely designed as an integrated part of the surrounding landscape. The vistas are an incomparable panorama of landmark mountains, intoxicating valleys and the majesty of the spectacular, pristine Rockies.

Non-golfers, spend the time exploring the beautiful Bow Valley. Take a nature tour, join a highlights tour that includes the incredible Columbia ice fields in Glacier National Park and the picturesque Lake Louise. The turquoise water and snow-capped mountains make for an incredible sight.

If you prefer, take a scenic helicopter flight, spoil yourself in a spa, take the gondola up Mt. Rundle for incredible views of the valley, spend the day in the Banff Hot Springs or even go fishing or white water rafting in Banff National Park. If you can think of it, there is a very good chance you can do it in Banff.

Thursday
16th September

DAY 10: PLAY KANANASKIS GOLF – MT KIDD

Ranked amongst the top fifty of all golf courses in Canada, Mt Kidd is a great blend of thinking golf and “grip-it-and-rip-it” holes set in what Robert Trent Jones called “The greatest natural setting he ever had to work with.” You will love this Canadian golfing gem!

Friday
17th September

DAY 11: PLAY BANFF SPRINGS GOLF COURSE

Set in a landscape that seems to have come straight out of a dream, the Banff Springs Golf Course is simply what every other mountain course aspires to be. Built in the shadows of the towering Rocky Mountains, the Banff Springs course weaves through dense, evergreen forest, and beside two glacial rivers. With distractions like the incredible scenery, clean mountain air and roaming elk, this superbly maintained course will test both your concentration and your game.

Tonight there will be a farewell dinner and drinks.

Saturday
18th September

DAY 12: TRANSFER TO AIRPORT & TOUR OVER

9am. Group transfer to Calgary International Airport.

Allow 2 hours so please book onward flights that depart after 1pm.

Alternatively book a tour back to Vancouver on the Rocky Mountaineer

https://www.rockymountaineer.com/

TOUR ENDS