Stoke Park, the luxury 5 AA Red Star Country Club, Spa and Hotel, is delighted to have been awarded the ‘The Ultimate Members Club 2015’ award at the annual 59Club Awards, beating Wentworth Club, Emirates Golf Club and Dubai Creek to win this prestigious award. In total over 130 golf clubs are assessed for the awards.
The 59Club Service Excellence Awards were held at the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club on Monday, February 23. Considered the ‘Oscars’ of the golf industry, these awards reward the top golf venues across all business elements – sales, service, operations, retail and management. The awards also saw 59Club’s industry benchmark, the Gold and Silver Flag Awards which recognise the finest membership clubs and commercial venues, also presented with Stoke Park regaining its Gold Flag Award.
The evening was compered by award-winning BBC sports presenter Dan Walker, and the event celebrated the achievements of the very best individuals, teams and venues within the golf industry.
‘We are absolutely delighted to win the ‘Ultimate Members Club ‘award. This wonderful recognition from 59Club is something both us and our members are enormously proud of. These awards are brilliant as every aspect of the venues are assessed through mystery inspections, from customer service to facilities and it is always our aim at Stoke Park to exceed our guests expectations. ’ commented Stuart Collier, Director of Golf, Stoke Park.
‘We have had a fantastic 12 months at the Club, recently winning the ‘Best Hospitality Experience’ Award at the Eventia Awards and also winning some great accolades which include ‘ Top 5 Best Golf Courses in the UK’ by Men’s Health and ‘ Top 12 Luxury Hotels in the UK’ by The Independent, and this 59Club award is an incredible recognition for us.’
For more information about Stoke Park, please visit www.stokepark.com
Stoke Park, Europe’s leading five red star Hotel, Spa and Country Club, is set among 300 acres of glorious parkland, lakes, historic gardens and monuments created over the past one thousand years.
Stoke Park is the perfect place to enjoy life in a friendly atmosphere. It provides a unique combination of the traditions of an exclusive members’ club and the best of today’s sporting, leisure, entertaining and hotel facilities, in one of the most convenient locations in Britain: only 35 minutes from London and 7 miles from London Heathrow.
• 5 AA Red Star Hotel with 49 Luxury Bedrooms and Suites, all with Superb Marble Bathrooms
• 3 Restaurants, Bars and Lounges (Humphry's, 3 AA Rosettes)
• 27 hole Championship Golf Course, designed by Harry Colt in 1908
• State-of-the-art 4,000 sq. ft. Gymnasium, Fitness and Spinning Studios
• Health & Beauty Spa and Salon with 11 Treatment Rooms
• Indoor Swimming Pool with Hydro-Seats
• 13 Tennis Courts (six grass, three indoor and four artificial clay)
• Crèche, Games Room and Outdoor Playground
• 10 Private Rooms for Entertaining and Conferences
• 14 Acres of Private Gardens