NEW YORK CITY-Travel Agent attended an event in Manhattan hosted by Preferred Hotel Group, which announced the launch of the Preferred Golf Club, which, for an annual membership fee of $595, affords its members one complimentary round of golf per year at each of its participating resorts. The list of properties spans both sides of the Atlantic and features 37 members worldwide, including Ireland's K Club Golf and Spa Resort, The Lodge at Sea Island, The Broadmoor, Mauna Lani Bay Resort, The Coeur d'Alene Resort, Ginn Reunion Resort, Sandy Lane Resort and the Grand Del Mar.
In addition to a free round of golf annually at each of the Preferred Golf Club Resorts, based on a two-night minimum stay, Preferred Golf Club members receive such benefits as a Club Concierge service to arrange tee times and assist with hotel reservations; special members-only events, including exclusive access to golf tournaments; and offers from travel and golf partners, including travel packages, spa treatments, car rental, golf equipment and other luxury items. Visit [www.perferredhotelgroup.com]. (DB)