Home LuxuryTravel Luxury Vacations Pebble Beach's Cypress Point Golf Club

Pebble Beach's Cypress Point Golf Club

Posted: Apr. 29th, 2009  |  By JustLuxe Team
Luxury Golf: Designed by Alister Mackenzie in 1928, Cypress Point Golf Club in Pebble Beach California remains a long standing favorite course for good reason.

The18-hole course at the Cypress Point Club facility features 6,536 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 on blue grass.

Built in the day of hickory golf, Cypress Point is built on a stunning piece of land that utilizes the natural location overlooking the Pacific Ocean as part of the course's challenges. The natural lay of the land lends an easy progression to the course, leading to the unequalled cliff top holes at the end of the round. On the way, to the top, you have the privilege of taking a shot at hole 16, considered one of the greatest holes in the world.

Cypress Point is consistently rated amongst the best courses and holes in the world according to golf bible, Golf Digest.

Although Cypress Point isn't hosting any tournaments in the future, it has a long list of illustrious tournaments and players in its past.

In 1918 and 1990 golf champion Mark O'Meara won Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Originally begun in 1937 by Bing Crosby, the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am has changed its name, but tournaments have been held on the Monterey Peninsula since 1947.

Prior to that, Steve Jones, Johnny Miller and legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus have all played and won on the breathtaking course.

Currently under the management of Allan Morrison, Cypress Point is said to be a magical once in a lifetime course for golfers.

For LxM Carly Zinderman
You might like :
Related Topics : Luxury Travel
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure?
Read More
Featured Contributor
Robert PainterRobert Painter
Maybe you have never heard of Sitka. It is a beautiful village in southeastern Alaska located on...
Read More | View Profile
Related Articles

The World's Best Luxury Hotels
Find a Luxury Hotel

Search Hotels

Travel Options

Guests

Rooms

Search Hotels
expand
The JustLuxe Collection presents Featured Luxury Hotels
Current News & Features
Live the Rockstar Life at Eden Rock St Barths' 16,000-Square-Foot Villa
Conrad Centennial Singapore: A Classic & Elegant Hotel for Business Travelers
DVF Teams Up With Hotel Amigo Brussels on Christmas Display & Exclusive Package
6 Cruise Itineraries Across Asia That You Should Embark On in 2015
The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge: Charlotte's Award-winning Southern Hospitality
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is Looking for their Next Iconic Dish from Rising JBF Chefs
Belmond Grand Hotel Europe Unveils 3,770-Square-Foot Presidential Suite
Bring the Family to this Luxury Villa in Indonesia Mere Miles From an Active Volcano
From Alligator Sausage to Late Night Jazz: A Quick Guide to Doing NOLA On Foot
Ski the French Alps at the Private Chalet Princesse in Megeve, France
See the complete list
Play Video Play Video Play Video
L'Auberge
Del Mar
Berlin
City Guide
Vancouver, Canada
THINGS WE LIKE