Press Release – March 31, 2014
SEMIAHMOO GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB AND LOOMIS TRAIL GOLF CLUB AWARDED AMONG GOLFWEEK’S 2014 BEST COURSES YOU CAN PLAY
BLAINE, Wash. (March 31, 2014) – Golfweek recently awarded Semiahmoo Resort’s two golf courses, Loomis Trail Golf Club (ranked #5), and Semiahmoo Golf and Country Club (ranked #8), as Golfweek’s 2014 “Best Courses You Can Play” in Washington state.
Loomis Trails Golf Club, designed by Graham Cooke, offers consistent, smooth, fast, and true greens with a canal and lake system bringing water into play on all 18 holes. The course is open to the public on even numbered days of the month. Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club, designed by Arnold Palmer, is a tree-lined, 7,005 yard course with challenging terrain and strategically placed ponds and bunkers. The course is open to the public on odd numbered days of the month. Both courses offer practice facilities including a driving range, putting and chipping greens and practice bunkers.
“This special recognition reinforces the play quality of our courses and it is an honor to be recognized by Golfweek for the third consecutive year,” said David Sullivan, general manager at Semiahmoo Resort. “We are excited for the upcoming spring and summer months, so that guests and members can experience the courses at their very best.”
Both courses are located adjacent to Semiahmoo Resort, which is currently undergoing a multimillion dollar rejuvenation to restore the resort to its iconic destination. Located on the shores of Semiahmoo Bay and Drayton Harbor, Semiahmoo Resort offers a wide variety of recreational activities including, tennis courts, racquetball, volleyball, an outdoor pool, a hot tub, a fitness center/indoor track, and nature trails.
About Semiahmoo Resort
Washington State’s iconic Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, and Spa is located on the pristine shores of Semiahmoo Bay and Drayton Harbor, where tide pools and estuaries provide a sanctuary for Pacific Northwest wildlife. Just 45 minutes south of Vancouver, B.C. and 90 minutes north of Seattle, Semiahmoo is undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation inspired by its seaside location to restore its 212 luxury guest rooms, the spa, fitness center, public areas, 35,000 sq. ft. of versatile meeting and event space, as well as the renowned Packers Oyster Bar. Semiahmoo’s two golf courses- The Semiahmoo Golf and Country Club, designed by Arnold Palmer, and Loomis Trail Golf Club, designed by Graham Cooke- were ranked among the top courses in 2014 by Golfweek. Semiahmoo Resort is located on the beautiful Semiahmoo Spit at 9565 Semiahmoo Parkway in Blaine, Wash. For reservations call 855-917-3767 or visit www.semiahmoo.com.
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