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HILTON HEAD, SOUTH CAROLINA

Tees and Greens: Intermediate Golf At Hilton Head

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Program #15380RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Elevation Note
Hilton Head is just above sea level.

Equipment Requirements
Golf clubs, golf balls, golf tees and any comfort items such as hats, bug spray, sunscreen, etc. you consider necessary.

Itinerary for Jan 26 — Jan 31, 2014

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Type: Resort

Description: As part of the prestigious Palmetto Dunes Resort community, the luxury Hilton Head beach hotel offers a 11-mile lagoon system ideal for kayaking and canoeing, bike trails, 25 tennis courts and three championship Hilton Head golf courses featuring 54 holes of golf. The resort also showcases a beautiful courtyard poolscape with tropical foliage, two pools, two beachside hot tubs and private cabanas.

Contact info:
23 Ocean Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 USA
phone: 843-842-8000
Room amenities: Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe

Facility amenities: For your comfort and convenience Automated Teller (ATM) ,Baggage Storage, Clothing Store, Coin Laundry, Concierge Desk, Gift Shop, Guest Activity/Recreation Desk, Lounge, News Stand, On-Site Convenience Store, Bike Rental, Fitness room and pool.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approximately $129.00
Please call the Resort to make pre or post housing reservations.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, January 26 - Arrival
Afternoon: Arrive at Hilton Oceanfront Resort for registration and room assignment between the hours of 4:00 and 5:00 pm. Program packets will be issued at this time. Further instructions will be given during program registration.

Dinner: Dinner will be served at 6:00 PM followed by orientation.

Lodging: Omni Oceanfront Resort

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: As part of the prestigious Palmetto Dunes Resort community, the luxury Hilton Head beach hotel offers a 11-mile lagoon system ideal for kayaking and canoeing, bike trails, 25 tennis courts and three championship Hilton Head golf courses featuring 54 holes of golf. The resort also showcases a beautiful courtyard poolscape with tropical foliage, two pools, two beachside hot tubs and private cabanas.

Contact info:
23 Ocean Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 USA
phone: 843-842-8000
Room amenities: Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe

Facility amenities: For your comfort and convenience Automated Teller (ATM) ,Baggage Storage, Clothing Store, Coin Laundry, Concierge Desk, Gift Shop, Guest Activity/Recreation Desk, Lounge, News Stand, On-Site Convenience Store, Bike Rental, Fitness room and pool.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approximately $129.00
Please call the Resort to make pre or post housing reservations.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, January 27 - Golf Instruction/18-Holes of Golf/Overview of Hil...
Breakfast: Enjoy the Full-American Breakfast Buffet at the resorts HH Prine restaurant which includes: Assorted Cereals, Assorted Low-fat, Yogurts, Granola, Assorted Dried Fruits- Raisins, Apricot, Pineapple, Fresh Sliced fruit- Honeydew, Pineapple, Cantaloupe, Berries- Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Creamy Grits, Steel Cut Oatmeal, Breakfast Potatoes, Apple wood Smoked Bacon, Blueberry Sausage, Special Blend Sausage, Blend Sausage Links Fluffy Pancakes or Waffles or French Toast, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Assorted Bagels, muffins, breads, pastries, Gluten Free English muffins and breads, Sunflower Honeynut Bread, Made-to-order Omelet Station, and Orange Juice & Coffee.

Morning: Group will meet at Palmetto Dunes Golf Course for group instruction with opportunities for individual instruction. Putting Chipping, Pitching, Fullswing. These fundamentals are important to players of all skill levels. The Instructors have over 50 years of PGA Certified experience of teaching groups with mixed skill levels and all students will improve. Receive the ultimate golf experience when you tee off at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort. Exceptional golf results from taking a beautiful natural setting on a coastal sea island, engaging three legendary golf architects to create challenging masterpieces, and infusing the entire golf program with a lasting commitment to quality and customer service.

Lunch: Lunch will be served at the golf center.

Afternoon: Group will play 18 holes of golf as part of the program. Golf cart will be provided.

Dinner: A plated dinner will be served in the resorts banquet rooms.

Evening: Learn about Hilton Head Island through a timeline overview of the area. Hilton Head Island’s history can be traced back to Native American occupation 4,000 years ago. Learn about the island’s past including the Plantation Era, Civil War and the modern development into a world-class resort destination and home to 30,000 full time residents.

Lodging: Omni Oceanfront Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: As part of the prestigious Palmetto Dunes Resort community, the luxury Hilton Head beach hotel offers a 11-mile lagoon system ideal for kayaking and canoeing, bike trails, 25 tennis courts and three championship Hilton Head golf courses featuring 54 holes of golf. The resort also showcases a beautiful courtyard poolscape with tropical foliage, two pools, two beachside hot tubs and private cabanas.

Contact info:
23 Ocean Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 USA
phone: 843-842-8000
Room amenities: Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe

Facility amenities: For your comfort and convenience Automated Teller (ATM) ,Baggage Storage, Clothing Store, Coin Laundry, Concierge Desk, Gift Shop, Guest Activity/Recreation Desk, Lounge, News Stand, On-Site Convenience Store, Bike Rental, Fitness room and pool.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approximately $129.00
Please call the Resort to make pre or post housing reservations.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, January 28 - Golf Instruction/18-Holes of Golf
Breakfast: Enjoy the Full-American Breakfast Buffet at the resorts HH Prine restaurant which includes: Assorted Cereals, Assorted Low-fat, Yogurts, Granola, Assorted Dried Fruits- Raisins, Apricot, Pineapple, Fresh Sliced fruit- Honeydew, Pineapple, Cantaloupe, Berries- Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Creamy Grits, Steel Cut Oatmeal, Breakfast Potatoes, Apple wood Smoked Bacon, Blueberry Sausage, Special Blend Sausage, Blend Sausage Links Fluffy Pancakes or Waffles or French Toast, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Assorted Bagels, muffins, breads, pastries, Gluten Free English muffins and breads, Sunflower Honeynut Bread, Made-to-order Omelet Station, and Orange Juice & Coffee.

Morning: Group will meet at Palmetto Dunes Golf Course for more group instruction on putting, chipping, pitching, sand and fullswing. The instructor will build on the progress of the individual student. Some students will progress faster than others. This is ok and normal. The teacher will keep pace with the unique needs of the individual.

Lunch: Lunch will be served at the golf center.

Afternoon: Group will play 18 holes of golf as part of the program. Golf cart will be provided.

Dinner: A plated dinner will be served in the resorts banquet rooms.

Evening: The Loggerhead Sea Turtle uses Hilton Head Island’s beaches each summer for nesting. Come hear more about this threatened species and the ways that Hilton Head Island – and you – can help them survive. Presented by the Coastal Discovery Museum, manager of the Town of Hilton Head Island Sea Turtle Protection Project.

Lodging: Omni Oceanfront Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Resort

Description: As part of the prestigious Palmetto Dunes Resort community, the luxury Hilton Head beach hotel offers a 11-mile lagoon system ideal for kayaking and canoeing, bike trails, 25 tennis courts and three championship Hilton Head golf courses featuring 54 holes of golf. The resort also showcases a beautiful courtyard poolscape with tropical foliage, two pools, two beachside hot tubs and private cabanas.

Contact info:
23 Ocean Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 USA
phone: 843-842-8000
Room amenities: Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe

Facility amenities: For your comfort and convenience Automated Teller (ATM) ,Baggage Storage, Clothing Store, Coin Laundry, Concierge Desk, Gift Shop, Guest Activity/Recreation Desk, Lounge, News Stand, On-Site Convenience Store, Bike Rental, Fitness room and pool.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approximately $129.00
Please call the Resort to make pre or post housing reservations.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, January 29 - Golf Instruction/Free afternoon
Breakfast: Enjoy the Full-American Breakfast Buffet at the resorts HH Prine restaurant which includes: Assorted Cereals, Assorted Low-fat, Yogurts, Granola, Assorted Dried Fruits- Raisins, Apricot, Pineapple, Fresh Sliced fruit- Honeydew, Pineapple, Cantaloupe, Berries- Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Creamy Grits, Steel Cut Oatmeal, Breakfast Potatoes, Apple wood Smoked Bacon, Blueberry Sausage, Special Blend Sausage, Blend Sausage Links Fluffy Pancakes or Waffles or French Toast, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Assorted Bagels, muffins, breads, pastries, Gluten Free English muffins and breads, Sunflower Honeynut Bread, Made-to-order Omelet Station, and Orange Juice & Coffee.

Morning: Stretching, exercises and the mental part of the game will be covered. Review and build on putting, chipping, pitching, fullswing Trouble Shots- side hill lies, trajectory control, out of the bushes, long sand shots, off hard pan and cart paths, over the water. How to use a yardage book.

Lunch: Lunch will be served at the golf center.

Afternoon: This is the ideal time to discover Hilton Head Island.

Dinner: Dinner on your own.

Evening: The evening will be free to enjoy the entertainment possibilities Hilton Head has to offer.

Lodging: Omni Oceanfront Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Resort

Description: As part of the prestigious Palmetto Dunes Resort community, the luxury Hilton Head beach hotel offers a 11-mile lagoon system ideal for kayaking and canoeing, bike trails, 25 tennis courts and three championship Hilton Head golf courses featuring 54 holes of golf. The resort also showcases a beautiful courtyard poolscape with tropical foliage, two pools, two beachside hot tubs and private cabanas.

Contact info:
23 Ocean Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 USA
phone: 843-842-8000
Room amenities: Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe

Facility amenities: For your comfort and convenience Automated Teller (ATM) ,Baggage Storage, Clothing Store, Coin Laundry, Concierge Desk, Gift Shop, Guest Activity/Recreation Desk, Lounge, News Stand, On-Site Convenience Store, Bike Rental, Fitness room and pool.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approximately $129.00
Please call the Resort to make pre or post housing reservations.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, January 30 - Golf Instruction/18-Holes of Golf/Loggerhead Sea ...
Breakfast: Enjoy the Full-American Breakfast Buffet at the resorts HH Prine restaurant which includes: Assorted Cereals, Assorted Low-fat, Yogurts, Granola, Assorted Dried Fruits- Raisins, Apricot, Pineapple, Fresh Sliced fruit- Honeydew, Pineapple, Cantaloupe, Berries- Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Creamy Grits, Steel Cut Oatmeal, Breakfast Potatoes, Apple wood Smoked Bacon, Blueberry Sausage, Special Blend Sausage, Blend Sausage Links Fluffy Pancakes or Waffles or French Toast, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Assorted Bagels, muffins, breads, pastries, Gluten Free English muffins and breads, Sunflower Honeynut Bread, Made-to-order Omelet Station, and Orange Juice & Coffee.

Morning: Stretching, exercises and the mental part of the game will be covered. Review and build on putting, chipping, pitching, full swing Trouble Shots- side hill lies, trajectory control, out of the bushes, long sand shots, off hard pan and cart paths, over the water. How to use a yardage book. .

Lunch: Lunch will be served at the golf center.

Afternoon: Group will play 18 holes of golf as part of the program. Golf cart will be included.

Dinner: A plated dinner will be served in the resorts banquet rooms.

Evening: Enjoy an entertaining evening.

Lodging: Omni Oceanfront Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, January 31 - Program Wrap Up
Breakfast: Enjoy the Full-American Breakfast Buffet at the resorts HH Prine restaurant which includes: Assorted Cereals, Assorted Low-fat, Yogurts, Granola, Assorted Dried Fruits- Raisins, Apricot, Pineapple, Fresh Sliced fruit- Honeydew, Pineapple, Cantaloupe, Berries- Blackberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Creamy Grits, Steel Cut Oatmeal, Breakfast Potatoes, Apple wood Smoked Bacon, Blueberry Sausage, Special Blend Sausage, Blend Sausage Links Fluffy Pancakes or Waffles or French Toast, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Assorted Bagels, muffins, breads, pastries, Gluten Free English muffins and breads, Sunflower Honeynut Bread, Made-to-order Omelet Station, and Orange Juice & Coffee.

Morning: Wrap up. Golf questions and answers time. Say good bye to your new friends.

Morning: Individual departures.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
7 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

5
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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