Scottsdale, Ariz. – Troon,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development, and marketing is pleased to partner with The Boulders Resort in Carefree, Ariz.

Featuring two championship-level, Jay Morrish-designed golf courses, The Boulders is known for its breathtaking surroundings, rugged beauty and considered to be among the most demanding in the Southwest. Both the North and South Courses stretch across an enchanting Sonoran Desert landscape and have won some of the industry’s highest accolades including Golf Magazine’s “Platinum Medal” award as one of the “Top 10 US Courses” and Golfweek’s “Best Courses, State-by-State” rankings. Ancient boulder formations and sun-splashed terrain offer an ideal backdrop for those looking for a unique desert golf experience.

“We are pleased to be involved with the golf operations at The Boulders Resort,” stated John Easterbrook, executive vice president of operations, Troon Golf. “The property is well known for its two impressive golf courses 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.”

The North Course at The Boulders presents 18 scenic holes and the natural landscape of the desert foothills and stunning views of Black Mountain. The South Course boasts the signature fifth hole and its unmistakable icon – a green shaded by a towering and dramatic rock outcropping. The Boulders is also repeatedly ranked among the country’s finest golf schools. The Boulders Golf Academy features talented PGA and LGPA instructors, including Donald Crawley, named among Golf Magazine’s “Top 100 Teachers in America.”

“I am confident that Troon’s added sales & marketing expertise will attract more avid golfers to The Boulders,” said Tom McCahan, director of golf operations.

The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, offers golfers a myriad of amenities and superior service consistent with Hilton’s Waldorf Astoria worldwide luxury brand of landmark hotels. In addition to championship-style golf, the luxurious retreat features, award-winning accommodations, a world-renowned Golden Door Spa, innovative cuisine, stunning natural beauty and setting, The Boulders is an unparalleled getaway.

Guests looking to enjoy both golf and spa, can benefit from the “Your Choice Golf or Spa” package that includes casita accommodations, daily choice of unlimited golf or $150 credit for spa services (per adult) and a $25/person food & beverage credit. For reservations please call 480-488-9009 or reserve online at

About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts

WALDORF ASTORIA is Hilton Worldwide’s luxury brand of landmark hotels, with each one as singular and timeless as the brand’s namesake, The Waldorf=Astoria Hotel in New York. From classic elegance to modern grandeur, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts each represent worldly sophistication and unparalleled guest service. From sumptuous spas and culinary excellence to world-class golf, each hotel & resort offers the exquisite accommodations and signature accoutrements that define refinement.

About Troon Golf

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. The company oversees operations at Troon Golf® (daily-fee & resort) and Troon Privé (private) properties located in 29 states and 26 countries. Additionally, 48 Troon facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon properties include The Grove, London, England; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, El Jadida, Morocco.