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World Golf Village touts spring package


St. Augustine, Fla. (April 24, 2018) – The World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida recently introduced a new Spring Buddy Package. The Spring Buddy Package is targeted for groups of 12 to 20 players and includes three rounds of golf on the World Golf Village’s award-winning golf courses, plus merchandise discounts and practice facility use.  

“Our new Spring Buddy Package is a perfect for small groups looking to getaway and enjoy some sun and fun,” said Nick Dennis, group sales manager, World Golf Village. “The package includes rounds on King & Bear and the Slammer & Squire - the only resort golf courses in the world designed as a collaboration between Hall of Famers Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen.”

The World Golf Village Buddy Package includes:

  • 1 Round of golf on the King & Bear Golf Course
  • 2 Rounds of golf on the Slammer & Squire Golf Course
  • Complimentary use of practice facilities including range balls prior to each round and cart
  • 10% off merchandise in both golf shops

The World Golf Village Spring Buddy Package is priced at $328 plus tax per person, which is a $100 per person savings. The Buddy Package is valid for groups of 12 to 20 players only. For more information, or to book the Spring Buddy Package, visit or contact Group Sales Manager Nick Dennis at 904-940-6151.

Honours Golf, a division of Troon, professionally manages the golf and club operations at the World Golf Village. 

About the Slammer & Squire and King & Bear 

The Slammer & Squire and King & Bear are the official golf courses of the World Golf Hall of Fame and a part of the World Golf Village located in St. Augustine, Florida. Both courses have been designed by the legends that have shaped the game of golf today. Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus teamed up to design their only 18-hole collaboration in the world, the King & Bear, while Bobby Weed, with design consultants Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen, designed the Slammer & Squire. Since opening in the spring of 1998, Slammer & Squire has hosted six nationally televised events, including the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf, a Champions Tour event. With its Honours Golf service-oriented standards, beautiful landscape and spectacular location, the Slammer & Squire at the World Golf Village continuously draws visitors from around the globe.  For more information on the World Golf Village, Slammer & Squire course or the King & Bear course, visit

About Honours Golf

Headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., Honours Golf was founded on a vision to provide award-winning golf courses with unparalleled course conditions, hire dedicated team members who share a passion for golf, and deliver impeccable personalized service. As a result, Honours Golf has grown to become the Southeast's leading golf course development and management company. In 2014, Honours was acquired by Troon and operates as a subsidiary of the global brand. Honours currently operates 25 award-winning daily fee, resort and private club facilities including the King & Bear at World Golf Village Resort in St. Augustine, Fla.; Reunion Golf & Country Club in Madison, Miss., Craft Farms Golf Resort and Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club in Gulf Shores, Ala. The company has plans to grow the Honours Golf brand through third-party management. 

About Troon 

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company, with more than 270 golf courses in its portfolio. Troon also specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages more than 150 restaurants located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities around the world. The company oversees operations at Troon Golf, Honours Golf, Troon Privé (the private club operating division of Troon) and Troon International with properties located in 35 states and 33 countries. Additionally, there are 57 Troon affiliated properties featuring 79 courses that have been recipients of a “Top 100” ranking by national and international publications. Troon properties include Lake of Isles Golf Club in North Stonington, Connecticut; Kapalua on Maui, Hawaii; The Centurion Club in London, England; Tiburón Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples in Florida; Els Club Desaru Coast in Malaysia; and Palmilla Golf Club in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico. For additional news and information, visit

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