If you fancy testing yourself against this tough layout including the devilish island green 17th, then there is only one way to do it, stay and play at the Marriott Sawgrass Golf Resort & Spa.
Resort facilities and amenities include 2 TPC championship golf courses, 18-Hole miniature golf course, 4 outdoor pools and 3 whirlpools, complimentary shuttle to beach and golf courses, fitness centre and Sawgrass Spa.
The resort underwent significant multi million dollar renovations in 2014 including the villas, hotel lobby, Vernon’s Restaurant, Alice & Pete’s Pub, Cabana Beach Club, 619 Oceanview restaurant and Cascades Deck. New to the resort as part of the renovations is the TPC Golf Cart Connection Path which now allows guests to travel by golf cart between the resort and the TPC Stadium Course.
Upon entering the resort, guests are welcomed to an open-air porte-cochère that will transform the welcome experience with elements of wood and stone surrounded by landscaped gardens. Throughout the lobby area, guests will see panoramic views of the 63-acre resort through floor-to-ceiling windows revealing the waterfall, lagoon, deck, swimming pools, Floating Hole and the nearby TPC Sawgrass course.
The lower lobby welcomes guests to a convivial space where they can gather, relax, read, dine and drink. New oversized furnishings and warmer hues set the tone for an inviting atmosphere that resembles that of a private residence.
Local attractions include Jacksonville Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, Historic St. Augustine and the World Golf Village, home of the World Golf Hall of Fame.
There are several dining options on the resort itself. Vernon’s is the signature restaurant at the Marriott featuring fresh seafood, hand cut chops and more along with a comprehensive wine list. Vine’s is the new wine bar which has a happy hour daily from 5-7pm.
Alice & Pete’s Pub is a casual dining venue with inside and outside seating serving a range of appetisers, entrees and desserts along with craft beers and specialty drinks. Hours are 11am to 2am and it serves food until midnight.
If ocean front dining is your thing then 619 Ocean View offers fresh Florida cuisine including seafood, steaks and nightly specials. Dishes include Filet Mignon, Roasted Grouper and Mushroom ravioli or you can enjoy the catch of the day. Hours Wednesday thru Sunday 5:30pm to 9:30pm, valet parking available Friday and Saturday nights.
There are also a number of casual dining options. Starbucks Coffee Shop situated in the upper lobby, The Pool Bar serving salads, burgers, hot dogs and frozen concoctions, Sharkey’s Snack Bar at the Cabana Beach Club, open Saturday-Sunday 11am to 4pm, Sea Porch Bar & Grill also located at the Cabana Beach Club, opens Monday to Thursday 11:30am to 9pm, Friday to Saturday 11:30am to 10pm and Sunday 10am to 9pm. Finally, Soothies Café at the Sawgrass Spa serves energizing drinks and spa cuisine, open Saturday to Sunday 10am to 6pm.
If you want to go further afield then there are numerous restaurants, bars and cafés in the Ponte Vedra Beach area.
The Sawgrass Spa is an oasis situated in 63 acres of lagoons, moss-draped oaks, twisted palms and giant magnolias. It offers all the services and treatments that you would expect including massage therapy, hydrotherapy, reflexology, body treatments wraps, and skincare.
The Spa features 19 private treatment rooms, including hydrotherapy and couples' massage rooms. Men's and women's locker rooms with steams, saunas, whirlpools, and relaxation lounges. A Nail studio, with deluxe manicure and pedicure stations and a retails store for purchasing spa products.
There is also an outdoor heated pool, whirlpool and a relaxation area. Stop at Soothies at the Spa for energizing drinks and spa cuisine which is open every Saturday & Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm.
Spa hours: Daily 8am to 8pm
In the spa workout facility with a range of cardiovascular and Cybex strength training equipment. There are a number of specialist classes and fitness programs including basic training, golf fitness, golf stretch, spin class and yoga.
There are two courses on-site at the Sawgrass Resort and our package rates also provide access to several other local courses including two courses at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine. To play the TPC Stadium Course you have to stay on-site at the resort so see our Sawgrass golf page for more details.
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