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Timbers Resorts chooses Doonbeg for Private Residence Club

8.23am 19th August 2009 - Course Development

Timbers Resorts has announced its partnership with Kiawah Development Partners (KDP), the South Carolina company behind the five star luxury Doonbeg resort in West Clare.

Timbers Resorts has launched a new private residence club at Doonbeg. The club which will be called The Links Cottages at Doonbeg will allow residential interest ownership in one of Europe’s most desired golf and lodging destinations.

Established in 1999 Timbers Resorts is the world’s leading developer of small private luxury resort properties including private residence clubs, boutique hotels and club communities. Timbers currently have properties in the US, Mexico, Italy and the US Virgin Islands. The Timbers collection provides reciprocity between its various properties.

The Links Cottages at Doonbeg are situated on the Greg Norman designed links golf course which was named the world’s “Best New International Course” by Golf Digest in 2002.  Membership of the new residence club at Doonbeg will afford members use of the golf course, the spa and all of the dining facilities. It will also ensure that members can access all of the members’ only areas in the golf club.

“The partnership between KDP and Timbers Resorts allows two of the most successful luxury lifestyle brands to extend their offerings to a new and larger audience both in the US and in Europe,” says Charles P. "Buddy" Darby, III, CEO of Kiawah Development Partners.  “With The Links Cottages now a Timbers Resorts Residence Club, Owners may enjoy residential interest ownership at Doonbeg while also having access to the idyllic locations that the Timbers Collection offers.”

“Timbers Resorts is delighted to partner with KDP at Doonbeg and at several other planned locations in the future,” said David A. Burden, CEO & Founder of Timbers Resorts. “We admire the casual sophistication and quality nature of their resorts, as well as their attention to detail in the key areas of comfort and enjoyment that their impeccable operations teams deliver. Timbers Resorts strives to deliver the best experience anyone could envision at each of our locations and with KDP at Doonbeg, this will be surely the case.”

The Links Cottages

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