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Planning Your Perfect Golf School Vacation


It’s time to continue the conversation about planning your perfect golf school vacation at one of Bird Gold Academy’s exceptional sites, which combine picturesque settings, excellent accommodations, incredible golf courses, and top notch instruction in one. The previous article surveyed Bird Golf Academy’s golf schools in Arizona and California. This article will cover the Sunshine State: Florida.  And the real takeaway from this series is that you can plan your amazing learning experience in myriad locations in the United States at any time of the year with Bird Golf.


Florida is one of the foremost golf destinations in the world. Indeed, it has more golf courses than any other state in the United States. Bird Golf Academy has built a number of outstanding partnerships in the Sunshine State that make its five Florida golf schools the best of the best.

South Florida at Turnberry Isle Miami

Bird Golf’s newest location is already waiting for you at our South Florida school. It is located at the Turnberry Isle Miami, one of the World’s Best Resorts as recognized by Travel & Leisure Magazine. There, your accommodations include a Forbes Four Diamond Spa and Fitness Center, the largest lagoon pool in South Florida (along with a lazy river and water slide), and three incredible restaurants to enjoy. And the golf: two 18-hole Championship courses and superb practice facilities are designed by 4-time Major winner, Raymond Floyd..

Orlando at Mission Inn Golf & Tennis Resort

Nestled in the beautiful rolling countryside north of Orlando sits the storied Mission Inn Golf Resort. Indeed, this oasis is all about the golf. Some of its awards include: Golf Magazine’s Silver Medal award, Golf Digest’s Four Star award, the Gold Tee award from Meeting & Conventions, and one of America’s Top Golf Courses by Zagat in 2003. Here you’ll find 36 holes of championship golf, coupled with the resort’s Spanish themed accommodations, all of which are only a quick jaunt away from Disney World and all Orlando has to offer.

South Florida at The Club at Boca Pointe

Another exceptional destination at which you will find your perfect golf school vacation is the Club at Boca Pointe–a fantastic combination of a luxury hotel and private country club. The golf course was designed by none other than Jack Nicklaus. It is a course designed for every level of golfer, with challenging black tee boxes with a course rating of 73.4 (part-72 course) but also other tee boxes designed to give a look for all golfers. And after a full day of instruction and play on the golf course, participants can retire to the stunning Boca Raton Resort. There guests will be favored by the Spa Palazzo, restaurants included the Lucca, the Morimoto Sushi Bar, and the AAA 4 Diamond Cielo.

Southwest Florida at Old Corkscrew Golf Club

Bird Golf Academy’s Ft. Myers area golf school is located at Old Corkscrew Golf Club, another fantastic and brilliantly designed Jack Nicklaus signature golf course. The course flows through the stunning oak, pine and cypress trees surrounding the facility, blending seamlessly with the natural landscape. Old Corkscrew has received numerous awards from the golfing community and will keep the interest of every golfer. This destination vacation package is paired with accommodations at the nearby Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa. Its onsite amenities include the Stillwater Spa, the AAA 4 Diamond Tanglewood’s restaurant, and the surrounding natural beauty of the Estero Bay Aquatic Preserve.

The Shores Resort and Spa in Daytona

The last of Bird Golf Academy’s golf schools in Florida is at host hotel, the Shores Resort and Spa which is the only AAA 4 Diamond hotel in Daytona., right on the famous Beach, Bird Golf students can indulge in sun, fine dining, and world class spa treatments. And the golf–equally exceptional. Club at Pelican Bay is a 36-hole Championship golf course that also includes multiple practice greens and chipping areas for students. The courses were designed by BIll Amick, and allow students to safely enjoy Florida’s wildlife in a very picturesque setting. Like all of Bird Golf’s golf school vacations in Florida, it’s perfect!

No matter where in Florida one would like to stay as he or she plans the ideal venue to improve, Bird Golf Academy has it covered.