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The Golf Travel Group Introduces
The Ford Plantation, Richmond Hill, Georgia

The Golf Travel Group is excited to announce an exclusive arrangement for our customers to experience The Ford Plantation, one of the most private and spectacular clubs in the United States. This travel opportunity is not just about golf...it is designed to give our travelers a one of kind exclusive travel experience you will not find anywhere else.

The Ford Plantation is an exclusive, private sporting club combined with elegant homes, incredible natural beauty, and extraordinary amenities located minutes from historic Savannah, Georgia. Set on 1,800 sprawling acres along the Ogeechee River, The Ford Plantation is home to a championship golf course designed by world-renowned architect Pete Dye who called this his “Finest Southern Links.” The Ford Plantation is also recognized as a Platinum Club of America, one of only 150 clubs nationwide.

The Main House, listed with the National Register of Historic Places, the Equestrian Center, Spa, deep water Marina and antebellum Clubhouse will ensure a unique experience once you’re off the golf course. As a guest, you will come to understand how the talented staff can help you tailor a remarkable visit. Chose to play golf each day or go fishing, shoot sporting clays, visit the equestrian center for a trail ride or lesson, visit the Spa, or just lounge around the pool—it’s all up to you.

To start planning your very own exclusive experience to The Ford Plantation through The Golf Travel Group or to receive additional information please contact us at (800) 459 4220 or complete our online tour request form and one of our golf travel consultants will prepare a specific itinerary for your group. We look forward to hearing from you and helping to create a most memorable visit to The Ford Plantation!

Accommodation:

  • The Main House. Henry and Clara Ford built what has become known affectionately as The Main House. The Greek revival style mansion is constructed with Savannah gray bricks recycled from the circa 1820 Hermitage Plantation. The Main House is listed with the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Guest Cottages. As an alternate to the Main House, guests have the option of enjoying additional privacy and staying on property in either 1, 2, 3 or 4 bedroom cottages.

Golf:

  • The Ford Plantation course has five separate tees and plays 5,002 yards from the ladies tee and stretches out to 7,409 from the championship tee. The course lies in a spectacular Lowcountry setting along the Ogeechee River, marshland, freshwater lakes, and rice fields. Wildlife is everywhere you look. Golfweek named The Ford Plantation among its Top 100 Best Residential Courses and Golf Digest and Golf Magazine included it among its “Best New Golf Courses in America.”

Dining:

  • Breakfast (Dye Grill) / Lunch (Clubhouse) / Dinner (Clubhouse).

At The Ford Plantation, they take food seriously, and you’ll find that their commitment to exciting cuisine doesn’t stop at the kitchen door. From Lowcountry boils made fresh off the back of shrimp boats to progressive suppers, dining occasions at The Ford Plantation are really only limited by one’s imagination...and their imaginations are quite active.

In the spring and summer, regular dining options include breakfast and lunch at Lake Dye Grill and dinner at the Clubhouse. In the fall and winter, breakfast is served at Lake Dye Grill, while lunch and dinner are at the Clubhouse. In addition, there are always a variety of items available for take-out at the Ford Plantation Market, located on the first floor of the Clubhouse.

Sample Package Price:

  • $3,495 per person, double occupancy (October — March high season).

Sample Package Includes:

  • Luxurious accommodations for three nights at The Main House (the Ford’s winter mansion).
  • Welcome basket.
  • Three rounds of golf on our Pete Dye designed course.
  • Scenic Ogeechee River cruise featuring views of the Ford Island Bird Sanctuary.
  • Three breakfasts and two lunches (gratuities included).
  • Two gourmet dinners (gratuities included).
  • Pre-dinner cocktails each evening in the Main House.
  • Dinner drinks, alcohol & non-alcoholic, included with your gourmet meals.
  • Unlimited use of a golf cart.
  • Private driver to and from Savannah one evening for dinner or shopping.
  • Unlimited access to fitness center and pools.
  • Private driver to and from Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport.
  • Children under 15 are complimentary.

Options:

$500 supplemental fee per child over the age of 15.

To truly tailor your experience to meet your desires, guests may substitute a round of golf for one of the following:

  • One-hour golf lesson with a PGA professional, including TrackMan analysis.
  • Guided equestrian trail ride or equestrian lesson.
  • Dorchester Shooting Preserve shoot.
  • Spa treatment.
  • Naturalist tour and canoe trip.
  • Personal training session.
  • Fishing excursion with licensed captain.

THURSDAY

Arrive Savannah Hilton Head International Airport. After arrival you will be met at the airport by your private driver who will transfer you to The Ford Plantation to begin your amazing stay.

After settling into your accommodations, prepare for your first round of golf this afternoon. After golf you are free to explore and enjoy the property.

Prior to dinner, enjoy cocktails this evening at the Main House. Following drinks, depart the Main House and transfer over to the beautiful setting of the Clubhouse for your evening dinner & drinks.

ACCOMMODATION: THE MAIN HOUSE @ THE FORD PLANTATION

FRIDAY

Enjoy a wonderful breakfast this morning to start your day.

After breakfast get ready to play another spectacular round of golf at The Ford Plantation.

Following golf, enjoy lunch before traveling back to the Main House to relax or enjoy one of the amazing amenities that can be arranged during your stay.

Prior to dinner arrangements, enjoy cocktails this evening at the Main House. Afterwards, your private driver will pick you up and transfer you to the historic town of Savannah for dinner (return transfer after dinner).

ACCOMMODATION: THE MAIN HOUSE @ THE FORD PLANTATION

SATURDAY

Start your morning again with a great breakfast and enjoy the beautiful sights of The Ford Plantation.

Head back to the first tee when you are ready and enjoy another round of golf.

After golf enjoy lunch before transferring back to The Main House to relax. Later this afternoon enjoy a scenic Ogeechee River cruise featuring views of the Ford Island Bird Sanctuary. Following the cruise transfer back to the Main House.

Prior to dinner, enjoy cocktails this evening at the Main House. Following drinks, depart the Main House and transfer over to the beautiful setting of the Clubhouse for your evening dinner & drinks.

ACCOMMODATION: THE MAIN HOUSE @ THE FORD PLANTATION

SUNDAY

Enjoy breakfast this morning before departing The Ford Plantation. Private transfer back to Savannah Hilton Head International Airport.

Necessary for Booking

When confirming a reservation the following information is needed:

  • Full names of everyone in the party and a rooming list.
  • Flight information (arrival & departure). 

Reservation Procedures

  • Simply call, email or fax us with your inquiry.
  • 25% of tour value due at the time of reservation.
  • Final payment of tour value due 60 days prior to arrival.
  • All tour elements are confirmed in advance.

Method of Payment

U.S. currency in the form of agency or personal checks, ACH or wire transfer, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.

Cancellations

Cancellations after deposit/payment should be made in writing. Cancellation penalties:

  • Time reservation made — 75 days prior to travel: full deposit forfeited.
  • 74 — 30 days prior to travel: 75% of total package price forfeited.
  • 29 days or fewer: 100% payment forfeited.

Refunds

REFUNDS WILL NOT BE GIVEN FOR UNUSED PORTIONS OF ANY TOUR.