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The 146th Open Championship in 2017 will be the 10th hosted by Royal Birkdale. Ireland’s Padraig Harrington won the last time the Championship was played there in 2008. Mark O’ Meara was victorious in 1998 and Ian Baker-Finch enjoyed a two-shot victory over his fellow Australian Mike Harwood in 1991. Another Australian, Peter Thomson, won The Open when it was first staged at Royal Birkdale in 1954, and again in 1965, and he was joined by Arnold Palmer (1961), Lee Trevino (1971) and Johnny Miller (1976) as winners in the North West.
The stunning coastal resort of Southport is the home of Royal Birkdale, for many golfers, the best of all the great golf courses to have staged The Open Championship. England’s Golf Coast is home to 17 of the finest golf courses in Britain. With 7 courses in the ‘Top 100 Courses of the UK & Ireland’ and 11 listed in the ‘Top 100 Courses in England. It has 3 Open Championship venues Royal Birkdale, Royal Liverpool and Royal Lytham & St. Annes all have hosted The Open an impressive 32 times.
|Wed 19-Jul||Arrive at Manchester/Liverpool Airport.
Met by AGS representative who will assist you with the car hire and exit from the airport. Stay 5 nights at Hilton Liverpool City Centre, situated in the central retail and leisure complex. The location provides easy access to transport links and cultural attractions. Guests enjoy contemporary accommodation and can get the most out of their Liverpool experience. This City Centre hotel has a curved design that represents the meandering River Mersey.
|Thu 20-Jul||Play Royal Lytham & St Annes G.C. This course celebrated is 100th birthday in 1986. It has staged 10 Open Championships with the last being in 2012. There have been many historic moments including 1979 and 1988 when the world watched Seve Ballasteros storm home in cavalier style. 18 holes, 6685 yards, par 72.|
|Fri 21-Jul||Play Royal Liverpool G.C
Royal Liverpool at Hoylake G.C. This is the second oldest links in England being founded in 1869. It has hosted 10 Open Championships. Famous winners have been J.H. Taylor, Bobby Jones in the second leg of his Grand Slam in 1930, Peter Thompson with his third successive victory in 1956 and Roberto de Vincenzo in 1967. 18 holes, 6821 yards, par 74.
|Sat 22-Jul||Attend The Open Championship.|
|Sun 23-Jul||Attend The Open Championship.|
|Mon 24-Jul||Depart from Manchester/Liverpool Airport.|
Price per Golfer (Double)
Price per Golfer (Single)
|Golf||Package includes 2 rounds of golf, two-day ticket to The Open|
|Accommodation||Double / single accommodation as per itinerary|
|Meals||Full breakfast each day|
|Car Rental||A self-drive automatic 9 seater minivan with insurance, GPS included. Extra insurance, fuel costs and additional drivers are paid on the day|
|Taxes||VAT and local taxes.|
|Hospitality||Information pack. Dining recommendations and reservations. We vet the local restaurants and pubs continually|
|Services||Airport meet and greet.|
|Support||Support from our UK office. 24 Hour Total Satisfaction Assurance. To make certain all goes smoothly during your expedition, one of our senior travel counsellors is available to our travellers all day, every day|
|Extras||We are also pleased as part of our service to request caddies and book carts, suggest and arrange sightseeing tours and other non-golf activities.|
|NOT INCLUDED:||All flights, Caddies or Golf buggie, All gratuities|