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Keswick Hall offers Full Cry Golf Package

Play the Acclaimed 18 in Virginia’s Scenic Hunt Country, Enjoy Five-Star Accommodations

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) Keswick Hall & Golf Club – the Forbes Five-Star, 600-acre luxury resort set in Virginia’s scenic Hunt Country – announces the “Full Cry Golf Package” highlighted by play on its acclaimed Pete Dye-designed Full Cry at Keswick Golf Club course.

Since opening in late fall of 2014, the thrilling-to-play layout has received accolade after accolade including being ranked No. 3 in Golfweek’s 2016 list of “Best Courses You Can Play” in Virginia as well as ranked No. 45 in Golfweek’s prestigious “Best Resort Courses” in the U.S. Full Cry was also honored in Golf Digest’s coveted “2015 Best New Courses.”

The exceptional Full Cry Golf Package starts at $399 (per room). It includes a one-night stay in Keswick Hall’s elegant luxury hotel, one round on Full Cry (with cart), welcome drinks for two in Villa Crawford, and an “All American Breakfast” for two. Guests also receive unlimited access to the resort’s premier practice facility and driving range. Perfect for a couple’s getaway, a second golfer may be added for $80. 

“Our ‘Full Cry Golf Package’ is a wonderful way to enjoy the many comforts of our world-class resort and tee it up on our Pete Dye masterpiece,” says John Trevenen, General Manager. “Few resorts anywhere equal our scenic beauty and tranquility for guests seeking to savor a relaxing luxury getaway to be long remembered.” 

With the exception of one hole, the greens on Full Cry have open fronts and are approachable by low “links-style” run-up shots or through the air allowing for multiple shot maker options. Players of all abilities will savor the “Old School Pete Dye” experience. Visitors to Keswick Hall & Golf Club will also discover elegant renovations to its 48 guestrooms, gourmet dining with a regionally inspired cuisine, and immaculate customer service.

The region is also home to Jefferson’s Monticello, the University of Virginia and numerous outdoor pursuits, drawing history buffs, wine lovers, sports enthusiasts and nature seekers year-round. Keswick Hall and Golf Club additionally features an array of relaxing spa services, fine dining at Fossett’s, and myriad amenities. Highly decorated, it has attained Condé Nast Traveler “gold” status, and is one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 “World’s Best Hotels.”  

Tee-times and accommodations are based on availability. Taxes / additional fees are not included.

For more information on Keswick Hall & Golf Club visit www.keswick.com or call 434.979.3440. 

About Keswick Hall & Golf Club

Set in the historic hunt and wine country of central Virginia in Charlottesville, Keswick Hall & Golf Club is a 600-acre boutique resort featuring 48 private guest rooms. The northern wing of the luxury resort hotel contains historic Villa Crawford, once the Italianesque private estate of the Robert Crawford family built in 1912. The resort has received the Forbes Five-Star Award for its exceptional level of luxury and service every year since 2015.

A full complement of amenities and activities are available to guests, including: golf, tennis, three swimming pools, croquet, nature trails, on-site vineyard, garden / historic tours, spa and fine dining. Off-site excursions include wine tasting, Presidential home visits, University of Virginia tours, clay shooting and more. 

The property is home to the historic Keswick Club, a members club introduced in 1948 when renowned architect Fred Findlay added its first nine holes of golf. The course expanded to 18 holes in the mid-‘50s and was renovated in 1992 by Arnold Palmer. World Golf Hall of Fame architect Pete Dye was commissioned to create its dramatic new Full Cry layout which is ranked at No. 45 in Golfweek’s “Best Resort Courses” in the U.S. 

The acclaimed resort is the sister property of The Hermitage Hotel in Nashville. 

Keswick Hall & Golf Club – centrally located -- is an easy two-hour drive from the Washington D.C. metro area and just over three hours from Baltimore and 3.5 hours from Raleigh, N.C. Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is 30 minutes away. Richmond International Airport (RIC) is an easy 60-minute drive. 

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