Review of The Innisbrook Golf Resort
The Westin Innisbrook Resort experience is truly greater than the sum of its individual parts. Their dedication to excellence in every single aspect of their operation is designed with a single purpose in mind: to provide their valued guests, with the ultimate resort experience.
If there is a golfing heaven, this might be it. 72 holes of exhilarating golf on five championship courses. Golf Digest has rated the Copperhead course as one of “America’s Greatest.” It’s also home to the Tampa Bay Classic. The Island is ranked in Golf Digest’s “Top Fifty Resort Courses,” offering one of the most diverse tests of your golf skills. On the new and equally challenging Eagle’s Watch and Hawk’s Run courses, you’re likely to use every club in your bag and wish for more. for the golfer, there are few places in the world that compare to Innisbrook!
For tennis, the Resort features 11 HarTru courts with seven lighted for night play. For beginners and advanced players alike, the superb professional staff offers great instruction, too. The tennis center includes a pro shop, indoor racquetball courts and complete fitness facilities.
Both adults and children will find plenty to do here: swim in one of six sparkling pools (heated when the weather demands it), biking, strolling on the nature walk, or visiting the nearby Gulf beaches. The Westin Kids Club® program, Camp Innisbrook, is a daily funfest and available year-round.
Just minutes away is Tarpon Springs, a Greek-American fishing village, with wonderful eateries and specialty shops that keep the traditions of the old country very much alive. Other area attractions are greyhound racing from January through June, horse racing, sailboat racing and boat cruises.
Nearby activities include deep sea fishing, Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa where the whole family will enjoy visiting the Myombe Reserve, the Great Ape Domain, the Serengeti Plainsm, the natural setting home for numerous animals from the African Delta; plus a host of shows, games, rides and other attractions.
While in Tampa, visit The Florida Aquarium, featuring over 4,300 fascinating native Florida aquatic animals and plants. Take a one-of-a-kind glimpse into the 500,000 gallon Coral Reefs Gallery, a simulated 60-foot dive off the Florida Keys with its vibrant mixture of spectacular live coral and numerous colorful reef fish.
Saint Petersburg is home to the Salvador Dali Museum, with its fascinating collection of the works of one of the 20th Century’s greatest artists. The museum features special exhibitions to complement the works by Salvador Dali as well as works by other artists. Downtown St. Petersburg has four other museums, dozens of bistros and sidewalk cafes, art galleries, and major league baseball! St. Petersburg is home to one of baseball’s newest teams, the Tampa Bay Devil Rays!
And, Walt Disney World, EPCOT, Sea World, Universal Studios and Disney-MGM Studios are among a number of attractions just under two hours away by car.
At The Westin Innisbrook Resort the guest is king. Your dining experience begins with a staff that is attentive to your every need. In the three clubhouse restaurants, for instance, you’ll savor culinary delights and experience a level of service that is distinctly Innisbrook’s. Innisbrook’s food and beverages are also available to guests,
in suite, from 6 AM to midnight, through the Guest Suite Dining service.
Innisbrook’s accommodations are more than just rooms – they’re luxurious suites. From club suites to a deluxe three-bedroom layout, each features a fully-equipped kitchen and private patio or balcony. Suites are in low-profile villas linked to dining, recreation, and conference facilities by climate controlled shuttles. And here, you’ll discover a staff dedicated to pampering each and every guest with a graciousness that is Innisbrook’s alone.