Celtic Manor Resort scooped one of the big prizes for the second successive
year at the annual 59club golf service awards – regarded by many as the
‘Oscars’ of the golf service industry.
Celtic Manor was awarded the title of the ‘Ultimate Golf Resort’ following a
series of outstanding assessments in 59club’s regular mystery shopper visits
and its status as the top-performing club of all the Gold Flag winners.
resort held off competition from fellow Gold Flag winners including Gleneagles
Hotel, The Grove and The Belfry to land the ultimate resort prize at a ceremony
compered by TalkSport presenter Georgie Bingham and held at the Forest of Arden
Marriott Hotel & Country Club.
the award on behalf of Celtic Manor, Will Hewitt, director of golf, spa and
We are delighted to receive this fantastic award as the Ultimate Golf
Resort from the golf service industry’s Oscars and to retain our coveted Gold
Flag status for the fourth year running. Seeing
the name of the resort up there, among the calibre of competitors you’re up
against, makes us very proud. It’s the start of the golfing season, we’re
already thinking about the ways we can do things differently to make our
visitor experience even better.
Wordsworth, chief executive at 59club and a fellow of the PGA, said:
“Congratulations to all of the winners who have, during 2015, displayed an
unerring desire to provide only the very best in service and professionalism
across all spectra. These
outstanding performances highlight just how lucky we are in the golf industry
to possess consummate professionals across all different size and manner of
award came hot on the heels of Celtic Manor regaining the title Best UK Hotel
at the Meetings and Incentive Travel Awards. It was also named Europe’s Best
Golf Hotel at the World Golf Awards at the end of 2015.
more information on what makes Celtic Manor the Ultimate Golf Resort or to book your next visit, click here.