TROON ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN GOLF CLUB AT POINTE HILTON TAPATIO CLIFFS RESORT
Posted on December 9, 2011
Scottsdale, Ariz. – Troon,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development, and marketing, is pleased to partner with Lookout Mountain Golf Club at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, Ariz.
Weaving through the rugged Sonoran Desert, the pristine 18-hole layout borders the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and combines challenging play with spectacular views of nearby Lookout Mountain and Piestewa Peak. Its lush fairways and diverse terrain have long been a favorite of local golfers as well as guests staying at the Pointe Hilton Resorts.
“We are pleased to be involved with Lookout Mountain Golf Club at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort,” stated John Easterbrook, executive vice president of operations, Troon Golf. “The property is well known for its impressive championship golf course and we are excited to offer our popular Troon programs, which will contribute positively to the overall value and experience for local golfers and resort guests.”
Lookout Mountain Golf Club has received the Golf Digest four-star award for nine consecutive years and has been rated by the Zagat Survey as one of “Americas Top Golf Courses.” The club serves as the flagship location for the Hilton Golf Academy, designed for those looking to improve their golf games and enjoy a memorable experience. The academy features a dedicated instruction area with practice bunkers, pitching and chipping areas, as well as a full size putting green.
“We are delighted to welcome Troon’s expertise to Lookout Mountain Golf Club,” said Ron Simon, general manager, Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort. “Lookout Mountain has long enjoyed a great reputation in Phoenix and the collaboration between Troon and our talented team will allow us to further expand our golf programs and services and offer a truly world-class experience to our guests.”
Golfers staying onsite at the resort enjoy a myriad of amenities and superior service consistent with Hilton Hotels & Resorts around the world. In addition to award-winning golf, the 584 all-suite, Spanish-Mediterranean-designed resort is ideal for either business or rest and relaxation with a variety of dining options, acres of swimming pools, extensive conference space and countless activities.
Guests looking to enjoy Lookout Mountain will also benefit from the resort’s Stay and Play Package. The package includes a one-night stay in the resort’s comfortable standard suite, Hilton signature breakfast for two and one round of golf at Lookout Mountain. Rates vary seasonally and start as low as $89 a night per person. For reservations please call 888-463-4931 or reserve online at www.TapatioCliffsHilton.com.
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