The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village
The Renaissance at World Golf Village is a beautiful and contemporary hotel, situated in St Augustine, Florida.
The hotel sits perfectly situated in the heart of a gated, private community and has the excellent Slammer & Squire golf course and the “World Golf Hall of Fame” just steps away from the lobby. The fun doesn’t stop there for golf enthusiasts with the world-class The King & Bear golf course a short shuttle from the hotel.
The World Golf Village plays home to two outstanding championship golf courses. Just steps away from the hotel entrance you will find The Slammer & Squire Course; measuring 6,939 yards it takes its name from world-famous designers Sam "The Slammer" Snead and Gene "The Squire" Sarazen. The King & Bear Course take similar inspiration in its name and lays claim to being the only course in the world co-designed by golfing legends Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus.
The 15th hole on The King & Bear recently made it into Mr Palmer’s dream 18! In typical Floridian style, you will find plenty of water surrounding the immaculate greens and fairways. Bring your 'A' Game, and plenty of balls when tackling these two Championship courses – they are up there with the best, and most beautiful, golf courses in Florida.
The Renaissance at World Golf Village has recently renovated their lobby as well as all rooms and suites which provides a more contemporary and luxurious theme throughout the resort
Spa & Leisure
Located within the World Golf Village, behind the gates of the King & Bear private neighborhood, you will find the secluded and luxurious Spa at World Golf Village. With 11 treatment rooms, Jacuzzi, Steam Room and unique Circular Relaxation Lounge with Soothing Rain Shower, the spa offers over 70 treatments and services and combines the traditional practices with golf-focused treatments. Hotel guests will receive a complimentary shuttle service.
Located in St Augustine, on the North East coast of Florida, the resort is only 45 minutes from Jacksonville.
On Site Activities
It is easy to take your mind off the golf, with a stop at the award-winning Spa whilst in the King & Bear neighborhood or a stroll to the IMAX Movie Theatre before heading to one of the three on-site restaurants.
On-site you will find plenty to keep you entertained with the World Golf Hall of Fame, an IMAX Movie Theatre and Bill Murray’s famous ‘Caddyshack’ bar and restaurant, as well as two of the finest championship golf courses in Florida.
If you want to explore a bit further, the resort now offers a complimentary shuttle for guests to and from the beautiful and historic Downtown St Augustine – America’s oldest city.
Golf courses at The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village
King & Bear Course
King & Bear Golf Course is located at the World Golf Village outside of Jacksonville in North Florida. Playing 7279 yards from the stone tees with five tee boxes available, this beautiful parkland course is equal parts playable and challenging. Wide and forgiving fairways are lined with native pine and oak trees, and water hazards come into play throughout the round. The only course co-designed by Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer, the King & Bear is a fabulous choice for your next golf trip.
Slammer & Squire Course
Slammer & Squire Golf Course is located at the World Golf Village just south of Jacksonville, Florida. This stunning par-72 course plays 6939 yards from the tips and offers five sets of tee boxes. A relatively open layout, players will drive into generous fairways before hitting approach shots into large, undulating greens. The Slammer & Squire is well-manicured and is set amongst pristine wooded and wetland areas that provide golfers with scenic views throughout their round.
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The World Golf Village is one for the golfing purists, with excellent golf onsite as well as great leisure facilities, including the famous World Golf Hall of Fame.