Rosewood Mayakoba Hosts Exclusive Golf School Taught by World Famous Jim McLean

February 21, 2014

An Ideal Package for the Advanced Golfer Looking to Improve On-Course Performance

Riviera Maya, MEXICO – Golf enthusiasts will flock to the stunning Rosewood Mayakoba, home to the only Jim McLean Golf School in Mexico, May 21 – 24, 2014, to receive personalized sessions from the legendary pro himself during an exclusive, three-day golf tutorial. Participants will experience time on the golf course perfecting their skills with Jim McLean, ranked as one of the top three golf teachers for over two decades by Golf Digest. Coaching will take place on Mayakoba’s El Camaleón (The Chameleon), the Greg Norman designed, 7,000-yard, 18-hole championship golf course. Home to the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, the only PGA Tour event held in Mexico, El Camaleón is aptly named for the diverse terrain and environments it presents to players while meandering throughout the 1,600-acre Mayakoba enclave.

The three-night package that begins on Wednesday, May 21 has been thoughtfully crafted to provide an exclusive golf experience with the comfort of exquisite cuisine, lavish accommodations and extraordinary amenities. Guests will reside in a Lagoon Studio Suite that offers a spacious, open floor plan with luxurious fixtures, such as a soaking tub, outdoor rain shower and private plunge pool. Events begin with a “Meet & Greet” cocktail hour with McLean and the school’s dedicated coaching staff. The three-day package is a comprehensive golf retreat that entails 24 hours of instruction with a 2-to-1 student to instructor ratio. Golfers will be accompanied on two rounds of golf for on-course coaching, video swing and TrackMan® analysis, a personalized instruction video, and will receive a workbook and gift bag. The trip culminates on Saturday, May 24 with a private dinner at Rosewood Mayakoba hosted by McLean. Breakfast and lunch at El Camaleón Restaurant, and transportation to and from the airport and hotel are provided. Rates start at USD7,499.95 based on double occupancy; availability is limited.

About Rosewood Mayakoba Rosewood Mayakoba sits in the heart of a 1600-acre resort enclave in the Riviera Maya. Built along winding lagoons and a mile-long arc of pristine beach, this oasis of indulgence offers 130 suites with private plunge pools, rooftop sundecks, garden showers, individual docks and the finest in-room design and details. Resort amenities include a signature Greg Norman championship golf course, fine dining at Casa del Lago and Punta Bonita, Rose Buds® for children, and Sense, A Rosewood Spa®, which is designed around a cenote, one of the sacred water wells of the ancient Mayans, and sits on a private island. The resort is built to abide by the highest of eco-standards, offering indulgence with awareness, and has recently been awarded the Rainforest Alliance Certification.

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