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Carr Golf to help Florida club on trips abroad

(DUBLIN, Ireland) Carr Golf  – Ireland and Scotland’s premier provider of unforgettable golf vacations –has been named as “Official Travel Provider” for Quail Valley Golf Club in Vero Beach, Florida.  

With Carr Golf’s years of experience and flawless reputation, the full-service tour company specializes in unrivaled customer care and premier “one-of-a-kind” itineraries featuring luxury accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, fine dining, caddies and anything else needed for stress-free, unforgettable golf vacations.

Named an “Authorized Provider” of coveted tee times for 2018 play on The Old Course in St. Andrews, Carr Golf also works closely with world-class layouts in Scotland and Ireland including Muirfield Golf Club, Turnberry, Royal County Down, Royal Portrush, Portmarnock Golf Club, Old Head Golf Links, Portstewart Golf Club, Ballybunion Golf Club, Tralee Golf Club, Waterville Golf Links and Lahinch Golf Club. 

Quail Valley members will enjoy exclusive access to Carr Golf’s expert knowledge and many connections in the game. A Florida-based travel concierge, Paul Schmidt, new to the Carr Golf team, will also be at hand to assist Quail Valley members planning international golf trips. Schmidt provides a wealth of experience in the golf travel industry. His expertise allows members “around-the-clock” personal service for tailored golf tour itineraries to Ireland, UK, Spain and Portugal for individuals and groups of any size.

Renowned for its world-class events, Carr Golf will host the inaugural “Donald Ross Invitational Tournament” at Scotland’s Royal Dornoch Golf Club on Oct. 8 – 12 as well as the second annual “World Links Invitational Pro-Am” in Southwest Ireland. Quail Valley members will earn priority listing for these prestigious events. 

Additional benefits, over and above the incredible attention to detail the Carr Golf team provides, includes unrivalled access to tee times on championship links layouts, personalized gifts, a dedicated Quail Valley travel representative from the initial inquiry until back home in the U.S; and private dinners hosted by the Carr family in the “Joe Carr Room,” fittingly named after Ireland’s greatest ever amateur golfer in Dublin’s historic Sutton Golf Club.

“Our ongoing partnership with Carr Golf for nearly 15 years allows our members to play many of the iconic links courses in the Emerald Isle and U.K. while creating memories and stories to last a lifetime,” says Kevin Given, Quail Valley’s co-owner and general manager. “Our membership truly enjoys the professional and personal attention extended by our friend Marty Carr and his team and it’s reassuring to know we’re personally met and greeted at each place we stay, dine and play by this incredible golf travel company.” 

"Having known Kevin and Steve for over 15 years, I am delighted to formalize this partnership with likeminded friends,” says Marty Carr, executive chairman of Carr Golf. “Carr Golf has been creating unique local experiences and memories for life in Scotland & Ireland for 30 years and we share Quail Valley's values and their unwavering commitment to excellent service and experiences"

For more information on Carr Golf:, 1.855.617.5701 (U.S. toll free) or +353.1.822 6662. 

About Carr Golf Travel

 For nearly three decades, Ireland-based Carr Golf Travel has built its impeccable reputation on creating the ultimate golf escapes to exceptional courses in Ireland and Scotland like Ballybunion, Royal County Down, Royal Portrush, Waterville, The Old Course at St. Andrews, and Turnberry. Deeply passionate about the game’s history and traditions, the family-owned company creates, plans and implements customized and unique itineraries that include tee times, luxury accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, fine dining, caddies and anything else needed for stress-free, unforgettable golf vacations and memories.

About Quail Valley Golf Club 

 Quail Valley Golf Club offers a golfing experience unlike any other in Florida highlighted by its spectacular, 280-acre, 18-hole course designed by Tommy Fazio and Nick Price. The layout is perfect to challenge all levels of play. Its 14,000-square-foot Shinnecock-styled clubhouse overlooks lush rolling fairways and more than 60 acres of waterways. The world-class Learning Center features the finest professional and technical guidance using the best camera and computer equipment on the market. Quail Valley possesses every design detail, service and amenity to reflect a commitment to the highest of quality for its members. 


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