You’re on a golf vacation. You’ve just
holed out on No. 18. So what are you going to do next?
If it’s a golf vacation at Walt Disney World Resort, the answer
to that question can come from the most astounding list of
possibilities of any golf resort on the planet. With 81 more holes
of Disney golf to be tested, the answer might be a marathon of golf
challenges by architects such as Pete Dye, Tom Fazio and Joe
With an eye on exercises and practice
techniques that will prepare golfers for special challenges such as
those encountered on the five Walt Disney World championship
courses, Disney head professional Kevin Weickel offers a series of
tips that golfers can use before they head to the links.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Elevated greens and tees and an abundance of water await golfers at the 7,015-yard Palm course. Like "sister courses" Magnolia and Lake Buena Vista, Palm requires careful club selection. More than the other Joe Lee-designed courses at Walt Disney World Resort, however, Palm uses water hazards as a penalty to …
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Golfers who test their skills on Disney’s Osprey Ridge course try to add some “artful strokes” with their golf clubs on a “masterpiece” course from the “palette” of renowned course architect Tom Fazio. In fact, Osprey Ridge was a picturesque, challenging layout in Fazio’s eyes long before golfers began reviewing …
Long. Very long! When a golfer is asked to describe the Magnolia course at Walt
Disney World Resort, this is normally the answer for this layout
that is 7,516 yards from the tips (pro tees).
Walt Disney World Resort Hotels Make Getting to Courses the Easiest Drive of the Day LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Golfers can choose any of the Walt Disney World owned-and-operated hotels as their golf resort – from Disney’s All-Star Resorts for value-minded golfers to the grandeur of Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. Whatever …
Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.,
offers 99 holes of challenging golf on five 18-hole championship
courses and a 9-hole family-play course as part of a complete
destination resort covering 47 square miles in Central Florida,
approximately 20 miles southwest of Orlando off of Interstate 4.
The resort is open 365 days a year.
It’s Not a Small World, After All . . . Covering nearly 39 square miles, Walt Disney World Resort is about the size of San Francisco or two Manhattan islands. Of the nearly 25,000 acres, a third is designated as a wilderness preserve. A Cast of Thousands . . . more than 58,000 to be more precise. That’s how …
Traditionally recognized as a top-ranked wedding and honeymoon destination, Walt Disney World Resort currently hosts more than 1,000 couples tying the knot each year. Beyond Disney’s Wedding Pavilion, nuptials at Walt Disney World Resort also take place in outdoor garden settings, gazebos and courtyards, as well as indoor resort locations. Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings & …
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 14, 2007 – A property tax reform plan was approved by the Florida Legislature today, which will result in a reduction of up to $31.6 billion in property taxes over five years. Approximately 66% of the savings resulting from the plan will benefit homestead residential property. Projections show commercial property only receiving 8% …