FOR ALL AT LEEDS CASTLE
a swing at winter blues and play a round or two of golf and enjoy
lunch at “the loveliest castle in the world”, Leeds Castle, near
enthusiasts can make the most of the nine-hole mature parkland course
and historic castle with its special winter 2000 golfing package.
challenging round of golf, a two-course lunch in the 17th
century Fairfax Restaurant and a visit to the castle’s picturesque
grounds and formal gardens can be savoured. The cost is £17 and
will be available until 28 December.
buyers seeking something a little different for the golf lover
should visit the Leeds Castle Golf Centre to add that touch
of exclusivity and style.
Christmas present package of three 30-minute golf lessons
plus a one hour playing lesson is available with the castle’s
own PGA Qualified Professional, Steve Purves, who can give
advice from improving the golfing swing to putting.
can also be chosen from the extensive selection of Leeds Castle
branded golfing equipment from golf balls to fleeces and bag towels
as well as a wide range of top brands including Cutter & Buck,
Titelist, Sun Mountain and Wilson.
back by popular demand, the Christmas Three Club Competition tees
off on Thursday 28 December.
of three will compete for a variety of prizes specially selected
from the golf shop. To add to the entertainment, each team member
will have a designated golf club (an iron, wood or putter) and play
Three Club Competition fee includes light refreshments as well as
wine and mince pies. Entry forms and further details are available
from the Leeds Castle Golf Centre tel: (01622) 880467.
in 500 acres of picturesque countryside, the golf course gives unique
views of Leeds Castle and was originally built in 1924 for Lady
Baillie, the last private owner of the castle.
33-par course, it was re-designed in 1997 by Senior PGA golf professional,
Neil Coles MBE, and is available for the enjoyment of everyone as
handicap certificates are not required.
Castle is easily reached by car from all areas of the South East
and lies seven miles east of Maidstone. The castle is clearly signposted
from junction 8 of the M20.
further information, please contact:
Leeds Castle tel: 01622 765400