The QE2, The Open, GOLFmagic.

GOLFmagic members can enjoy the luxury accommodation of the QE2, during this years Open at St.Andrews.

Thu, 1 Jun 2000
The QE2, The Open, GOLFmagic.

Scotia Travel, a Glasgow-based travel agency, has chartered the QE2 to provide stylish accommodation for GOLFmagic members (amongst others) wishing to attend The Millennium Open Golf Championship at St. Andrews, in July. Mention that you're a GOLFmagic member when you book, and you'll receive the cracking 10% discount that we've negotiated for you all !!

The QE2 has recently undergone a £20 million refit and offers every facility and service you would expect of a five star hotel.

She will be moored off the coast of Anstruther for the duration of the championships acting as a luxury, floating hotel.Guests will be joined onboard by world famous British golfer, Tony Jacklin who will be present to talk you through the tournament during this unique and memorable cruise.

The newly refurbished and much celebrated QE2 will sail from Southampton late on Tuesday, 18th July and cruise north towards Scotland.

On arrival at lunch time the following day, she will be moored off the beautiful coast of Anstruther in perfect time to enjoy the past champions' competition. The magnificent liner will act as a luxury floating hotel for the duration of the championships until it returns to Southampton, early on the morning of Monday, 24th July.

In order to make the event as desirable as possible, Scotia Travel are offering a variety of exclusive programmes including three, four, five and seven night packages in single cabins, double cabins or suites. Prices start at £100 per person per night. Prices include full board, evening entertainment, 24-hour room service and the use of all facilities on board. Admission to The Open is complimentary for all 7-night cruises and for all passengers staying in C,P and Q grade cabins.

The QE2 now boasts a brand new health spa with gymnasium, running track and indoor and outdoor swimming pools. There is also a casino, cinema and theatre.

Cabins are air-conditioned and serviced on a daily basis. Complimentary unlimited transfers to and from the course are naturally included and it is approximately 30 minutes berth to tee. There will be live TV coverage of The Open on board the ship.

It is worth noting that The QE2 has excellent conference facilities for those wishing to combine business with pleasure. With this in mind, Scotia Golf 2000 have also put together exciting programmes for the corporate market. For example they can entertain clients on the QE2 on 18th July to sail overnight to St. Andrews where they will attend The Open for three days before flying back to the London airport of their choice, and all P and Q grade passengers have on-course hospitality.

Bookings can be made directly on 0141 305 5050.
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