Edinburgh Festival and Tattoo + Coaching Week 2017

with Eric Grandison PGA Professional

 6 - 13   August 2017    Holyrood Hotel****

13 - 20   August 2017    Roxburghe Hotel****

20 - 27   August 2017    Roxburghe Hotel****

£ 1399  per person   incl. Golf Instruction with PGA Professional Eric Grandison

Single room supplement £385   (min/max. 8 participants )

Please enquire for groups of more or less than 8 persons.

  *If you would prefer your VIP Tour without golf instruction please   

contact us for quotation info@scottish-golftours.com

 

PGA Professional Eric Grandison will be your host for the whole duration of your golf tour. Eric will look after all arrangements with true Scottish hospitality so that you can relax an enjoy a great memorable holiday in Scotland.

"Golf in Scotland - an experience that stays with you"

Your trip includes

  • 7 nights accommodation, double occupancy at the Roxburghe  Hotel ****/ Holyrood Hotel**** , Edinburgh
  • Full Scottish breakfast/continental breakfast every morning
  • All transfers to hotel, golf course, whisky distillery and airport
  • Welcome cocktail in "The Dome" on first evening
  • 2 hours Golf instruction per day over 5 days with                    Eric Grandison PGA Professional
  • State of the art video swing analysis daily with take home personal DVD
  • SAM Puttlab 3D ultrasonic putt measurement training
  • 5 rounds of championship golf
    2 x Craigielaw Golf Club, Gullane No2, The Glen, North Berwick West
  • Unlimited use of practice facilities and range balls
  • Unlimited use of trolleys
  • Guided tour of the famous Glenkinchie Distillery with whisky-tasting
  • Entry to the world famous Edinburgh Tattoo (seats and tickets reserved)
  • Tournament on last day with prizes
  • All local taxes
  • Welcome pack
  • Personal attention from Eric Grandison PGA Professional

The Edinburgh Festival

Welcome to the Edinburgh Festival - a sizzling three weeks of the best theatre, opera, music and dance. The Festival runs from 04 August - 26 August. If you wish to take in a show or event Eric Grandison will help you with your booking. On arrival in Edinburgh you will receive a welcome pack which includes details of shows, events etc. Even if you don't take part in a show there is plenty of street entertainment on offer where actors and artists from all over the world will be performing.

The Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is a great gathering of an international clan. More than 11 million people from over 30 countries have experienced the Tattoo live at Edinburgh castle, and more than 40,000 performers from over 30 countries have taken part. The Edinburgh Military Tattoo, timeless but ever-changing, is one of the great spectacles on the world stage today. Look forward to spending an evening in the audience at this unforgettable experience.

Edinburgh by night

Day 1
Upon your arrival in Edinburgh you will be personally met by Eric Grandison your PGA Professional. You will be escorted to the awaiting Eric Grandison Golf School coach and transferred to the Hotel. At 19.00 hrs there will be a welcome cocktail in the "The Dome", the grandest restaurant/bar in the capital's city centre - the ideal starting point for your Scottish experience.
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel****in Edinburgh.

Craigielaw Golf Club

Day 2
Full Scottish/continental breakfast at hotel.
The day will start with two hours of golf instruction which will include video swing analysis. You will have a break for lunch and will commence with 18 holes over the beautiful and challenging championship links of Craigielaw Golf Club.
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel**** in Edinburgh.

The Glen

Day 3
Full Scottish/continental breakfast at hotel.
The day will start with two hours of golf instruction which will include video swing analysis. You will have a break for lunch and will commence with 18 holes at the Glen Golf Club.
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel**** in Edinburgh.

Gullane Links

Day 4
Full Scottish/continental breakfast at hotel.
The day will start with two hours of golf instruction which will include video swing analysis. You will have a lunch break and afterwards drive 2 minutes round the corner to play 18 holes at Gullane No 2 , which has 300 years of history. Afterwards we are off to the world famous Glenkinchie Whisky Distillery where you will enjoy a guided tour and will be invited to a whisky-tasting which promises to be fun! Don't worry, I am driving!
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel****in Edinburgh.

North Berwick West

Day 5
Full Scottish/continental breakfast at hotel.
This two hour session will take place on the challenging and tricky beautifully-maintained 6 hole South Links. This is the ideal place for fine-tuning your short game where you will receive on-course instruction. You will have a break for lunch and will commence with 18 holes at North Berwick West.

Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel**** in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle

Day 6
Full Scottish/continental breakfast at hotel.
This is the final day of your tour so having a "wee" tournament is the apt way to finish off an enjoyable week. We will start with a one hour pre-tournament warm up session and then play 18 holes at Craigielaw Golf Club. The prize-giving will take place in the clubhouse. To finalise this great week you will experience the world famous Edinburgh "Military Tattoo" which is truly an unforgettable experience.
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel**** in Edinburgh.

Day 7

Edinburgh CastleDay off.
Enjoy a relaxing day in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Edinburgh. A beautiful historic city with stunning views and architecture dating back to the 12th century. A vibrant cosmopolitan city that has it all! A visit to Edinburgh castle is a must and a stroll through the Old Town and the Royal Mile is an experience not to be missed, especially during the festival. Edinburgh has an abundance of great cafes, bars and restaurants to suit all tastes and has a great nightlife entertainment.
Edinburgh, a great place, great people, once visited you’re sure to return.
Overnight at the Holyrood Hotel****/Roxburghe Hotel**** in Edinburgh.


Day 8
Transfer to airport - Return Home.

Roxburghe Hotel

The Roxburghe Hotel is one of Edinburgh's finest and most elegant hotels. Re-opened in 2000 after a £12 million development, the hotel now offers a high level of comfort at one of the most fashionable addresses in Edinburgh. Charlotte Square was part of the original "New Town" Georgian development dating from the late 18th century, designed by architect Robert Adam, with the Roxburghe Hotel demonstrating the beauty of the original design.

As well as having one of the most prestigious and most convenient locations in Edinburgh, the Roxburghe Hotel offers the very best in comfort. Guests can enjoy spacious bedrooms with excellent facilities, public areas that include a new leisure centre - the perfect place to clear the mind and energise the spirit. The standard of cuisine in the hotel restaurant is very high, based on the very best the Scottish larder has to offer.


Roxburghe Hotel bedroomOverlooking Charlotte Square, the classic rooms retain fine period detail, such as intricate cornicing, inlaid marble fireplaces and rich swathes of dark wood. Move seamlessly into the modern wing and you'll find contemporary rooms with an open aspect across the handsome boulevard that is George Street or, from the south-facing rooms on the top floor, startling views across the rooftops to Edinburgh Castle. Each room comes equipped with a good sized working area and modern communication facilities, including a second phone point and personal voice mail. And, with sumptuous soft furnishings, chrome fittings in the bathrooms, satellite TV and 24 hour room service, this is a room which you may have difficulty leaving behind.

The Melrose Restaurant (AA Rosette) is open for lunch and dinner. The award-winning chefs offer dish after dish of tempting fare, with:

a classically Scottish style of cooking
Scottish specialities prepared from the best of national produce
wide choice of international cuisine
wines handpicked from the vineyards of both the old and the new world
provision for special dietary needs

Vital Health, Fitness & Beauty Club at the Roxburghe Hotel
Roxburghe Vital Beauty is the place to restore the balance in your life. Don't you deserve to be pampered? Then let us look after you.

Facilities include: 12 metre indoor swimming pool / sauna / steam room / solarium / high-tech fitness club / regular aerobic and step classes. For pure self-indulgence, the extensive range of beauty treatments may be just the tonic you're looking for.

 

Holyrood Hotel

Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh

The four star Macdonald Holyrood Hotel is in the heart of the Old Town city centre situated between Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holyrood House. Positioned adjacent to the Scottish Parliament and overlooking Arthur's Seat, giving the hotel it's unique location assuring you of a good nights sleep. Step outside and enjoy Edinburgh on your doorstep, with Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Princes Street, and much, much more - all within a few minutes walk. There are 156 delightfully appointed bedrooms in the Holyrood Hotel. There is a choice of rooms ranging from a Club Suite on the exclusive 6th floor with private lounge and butler service to our Junior Suites overlooking Arthur's Seat. All bedrooms are fully ensuite and equipped to a high standard with fluffy bathrobes, slippers, toiletries and mini bars. Complimentary water is offered.

Dining & Entertainment

• Flints Restaurant
• Piano Bar and Lounge

Holyrood Hotel, bedroom


Room Facilities
• Cable Television
• Mini Bar
• Modem Access
• Air Conditioning
• En-suite Bathroom
• Iron and Ironing Board
• Coffee/Tea Making Facilities
• 24 Hour Room Service
• Morning Calls and Newspaper Delivery Service Available

Hotel Facilities
• Concierge Desk
• Currency Exchange
• 24 Hour Front Desk
• Laundry/Valet Services

Sports & Leisure
• Swimming Pool
• Gym
• Sauna
• Steam Room
• Spa & Beauty Treatments

 

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