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Casa de Campo to host junior camps

May 28, 2019

Casa de Campo Announces Summer PGA Junior Golf Camps

Highlighted by World-Class Instruction; ‘Complete Camp Experience’ Offer with Free Stay for Kids

(LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic) – Casa de Campo Resort & Villas – home to the Caribbean’s premier, luxury golf experiences, including the iconic Teeth of the Dog course – announces it will host full- and half-day PGA Junior Golf Camps, July 22 26.

Led by Robert Birtel and Eric Lillibridge, Casa de Campo’s outstanding PGA Professional instructors, the camps are available for young golfers of all abilities to learn the fundamentals of the game in a fun, engaging environment. The week-long programs emphasize skill development by incorporating both on-course play and off-course games.

The 8th hole at Casa de Campo's Teeth of the Dog course hugs the Caribbean coast in La Romana, Dominican Republic.

The 8th hole at Casa de Campo's Teeth of the Dog course hugs the Caribbean coast in La Romana, Dominican Republic.

The full-day camp, designed for ages 9 – 16, is priced at $300 (USD) and runs from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Mon. – Fri). Suited for newer golfers ages 7 – 13, the half-day camp is conducted from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and is priced at $150 (USD). Both options include daily lunch. More information may be found at

For overnight junior golfers and accompanying adults, Casa de Campo is also offering a “complete camp experience” starting at $1,299 (per adult, based on double occupancy) from July 21 – 27. The package includes nightly accommodations, week-long instruction program, daily meals and drinks, unlimited horseback riding and tennis, use of the fitness center, complimentary four-passenger golf cart, Wi-Fi and more. Kids 17-years-old and under stay free.

“There’s no better place than Casa de Campo for junior players of any and all abilities to learn the proper way to play the wonderful game of golf,” says Jason Kycek, senior vice-president of sales and marketing. “We invite families to take full advantage of our ‘complete camp experience’ offer to visit us here in paradise for an exceptional summer vacation at one of the world’s premier golf destinations.”

The PGA Junior Golf Camps will use the resort’s new state-of-the-art Golf Learning Center. Residing on 21 acres of “pure grass,” the PGA Tour-quality facility is highlighted by Trackman and BODITRAK technology. It features two indoor hitting bays for year-round game improvements as well as practice greens for honing putting, chipping and pitching games as well as a pristine outdoor range for full shots.

For more information on Casa de Campo Resort & Villas please call 800.877.3643, email or visit:,,

About Casa de Campo Resort & Villas
A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, 7,000-acre Casa de Campo attracts affluent travelers with 63 holes of exceptional golf. The Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and The Links courses – Conde Nast Traveler, Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine and Golfweek award winners – are designed by the legendary architect Pete Dye. They are complemented by spacious hotel rooms, suites and luxury villas. Expertly prepared cuisine from around the world, a 370-slip Marina & Yacht Club, Polo & Equestrian Club, the La Terraza Tennis Center, 245-acre Shooting Club and Altos de Chavon – an artisan’s village modeled after a 16th century Mediterranean city – are other on-property highlights.

Getting There: La Romana International Airport (LRM) is five minutes from Casa de Campo and serviced by JetBlue (direct flights from New York – JFK three times weekly) and seasonally by American Airlines (non-stop service from Miami). A short drive from the resort, Santo Domingo (SDQ) and Punta Cana (PUJ) operate daily direct flights from all major North American airports.

David Wood

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