Prestige Golfshire of Prestige Group has won the ‘India’s Best Golf Course’ Award at the World Golf Awards 2020. Prestige Golfshire emerged winner amidst tough competition from reputed golf courses including; DLF Golf Delhi, Royal Calcutta Club, Calcutta, Karnataka Golf Association Bangalore and Delhi Golf Club, Delhi.
Winners include Georgia’s legendary Augusta National Golf Club, crowned ‘World’s Best Golf Course’. Ryder Cup winning captain José María Olazábal was named ‘Golf Course Designer of the Year’, following in the steps of previous winners Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Sir Nick Faldo. The beauty of Australia’s golf courses, which range from coastal links to wild greens, was acknowledged with the title of ‘World’s Best Golf Destination’. On the opposite side of the globe, England’s The Belfry, also emerged as one of the big winners with the accolade for ‘World’s Best Golf Hotel’.
Set in the background of the picturesque Nandi Hills, a 10-minute drive away from the Bangalore International Airport, Prestige Golfshire is spread across 275 sprawling acres. The 18-hole championship golf course is developed by renowned British architect, Bob Hunt and the PGA Design Consulting Group and has been attracting golfers from across the country – both professionals and amateurs.
There are numerous lakes and streams that meander their way through the golf course providing a calm and serene atmosphere that is abundant in bird life and local fauna. The Club has added attractions such as a Wellness Zone, Swimming Pool, Squash Court.
“We are happy to receive this recognition and will ensure that we only make the property more and more memorable with time,” said FaizRezwan – Executive Director – Contracts & Purchase, Prestige Group, commenting on the award.
Launched in 2014, World Golf Awards aims to drive up standards within the golf tourism industry by rewarding the organizations that are leaders in their field. Votes are cast by professionals working within the golf industry and by the public (golf tourism consumers). World Golf Awards is the sister organization of World Travel Awards, currently celebrating its 27th anniversary.