(PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.) – PGA National Resort & Spa – South Florida’s world-class golf, vacation and spa destination – announces its annual “12 Days of PGA” holiday celebration from Dec. 21 through New Year’s Day.
The festivities kick off Thursday, Dec. 21 with 12 continuous days of indulgent dining, lively entertainment and family-oriented activities. Seasonal celebrations and special events include breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus (Dec. 24 and 25), holiday preview shopping events, beauty demonstrations, holiday-themed spa treatments, children’s activities, tennis round robins, golf clinics and more.
Special holiday rates apply for the “12 Days of PGA” (call 855.233.1444 for details). The full roster of activities is available at www.pgaresort.com/holiday-calendar. The public is welcome for all holiday dining and spa events.
Resort guests can now take full advantage of the newly transformed Palmer Course, originally designed by legendary Arnold Palmer, which reopened in Nov. after undergoing a comprehensive renovation. To experience the Palmer, check out the Fall Escape & Play Package.
To celebrate Christmas Day, a buffet is offered at Ironwood Steak & Seafood from 1 – 8:30 p.m. featuring delicious entrees including Alaskan King Crab Legs, Hickory Smoked Leg of Lamb, Butter Basted Tom Turkey and Herb Roasted Prime Rib. An array of seasonal appetizers and sides complement the meal, finished off with a decadent dessert station. Price per guest is $85 for adults and $30 for children (ages 6 – 12).
Ring in the New Year with a lavish meal highlighted by a seasonal four-course dinner at Ironwood Steak & Seafood. Mouthwatering entrees include Champagne Braised Veal Shank, Prime Filet of Beef, Porcini Dusted Black Cod and Apricot Glazed Berkshire Pork Chop. Price per person is $110 from 5 – 7 p.m. and $135 per person for seating from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
On New Year’s Eve, the resort is hosting a fun-packed celebration to ring in 2018 in the sophisticated lobby iBAR featuring DJ entertainment and a midnight balloon drop (8 p.m. – 2 a.m.).
For pure holiday bliss, the world-class and newly renovated Spa at PGA National will be offering seasonal treatment specials highlighted by a “Honey Chai Steeped Milk Massage,” “Perky Pumpkin Radiance Boosting & Firming Facial,” “Savor the Season Holiday Pedicure” and “Hot Whiskey Scour Bourbon Body Treatment.”
PGA National also features a Gift Card program for its many amenities including golf, tennis, dining and retail outlets. Purchases of $350 or more in Spa and Salon gift cards receive bonus rewards. When you purchase $600 in Spa gift cards, you receive a complimentary two-night stay in a suite.
More information: www.pgaresort.com, 855.233.1444.
About PGA National Resort & Spa
In Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. And fresh off a comprehensive multimillion-dollar revitalization, PGA National Resort & Spa is a world-class vacation and meetings destination. It presents 90 holes of championship golf on five courses, including the famed Champion Course, home to the popular PGA TOUR Honda Classic and legendary “Bear Trap” three-hole stretch.
PGA National recently opened its new 33,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Sports & Racquet Club. It features the latest exercise equipment, indoor racquet ball court, three aerobics studios with new sound systems, five-lane saltwater lap pool, spin room with video road mapping, indoor volleyball court, two Pickleball / POP and 19 Har-Tru tennis courts (11 lit for night play). The new Johan Kriek Tennis Academy is managed by the two-time Australian Open champion and caters to elite juniors with focus on stroke production, point construction, match play, video analyses, fitness, gym and mental training.
Luxury overnight suites are ideal for weddings, leisure and business golf, frequent spa treatments. The resort’s versatility includes a lakeside wedding and event setting with stunning vistas; the 3,000 square-foot iDeck terrace for indoor / outdoor dining and entertaining; “Bar 91” the popular 19th hole grill; 40,000 square feet of self-contained conference and event space; and eight on-site restaurants and lounges, including the acclaimed Ironwood Steak & Seafood.
The Spa at PGA National is a 40,000-square-foot oasis of tranquility with 32 treatment rooms and relaxation lounges, 100 diverse pampering options, the exclusive “Waters of the World” outdoor mineral pools and full-service salon.
Convenient to major Florida population centers, the AAA Four Diamond resort is 15 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport, one hour from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and 90 minutes from Miami International Airport.