Kuwait’s leading real estate development company, announced today its win for ‘Africa’s Best Golf Course 2016’ and ‘Morocco’s Best Golf Course 2016’ at the 3rd annual World Golf Awards for its development in Morocco, Assoufid Golf Course.
Supported by an award-winning portfolio as ‘Africa’s Best New Course 2014’, ‘Morocco’s Best Course 2015’ and ‘TripAdvisor 2016 Certificate of Excellence’, Assoufid Golf Club’s 18-hole golf course was recognized at the annual World Golf Awards, which took place at the Conrad Hotel, Portugal.
Set against the backdrop of North Africa’s snow-capped Atlas Mountains, Assoufid Golf Club is situated 20 minutes from the old town (Medina) – a UNESCO World Heritage site. The natural desert-style, 18-hole golf course, designed by Scottish PGA professional and former European Tour professional, Niall Cameron won the prestigious awards through a voting system cast by professionals working within the golf travel and tourism industry – senior executives, travel buyers, tour operators, public (golf tourism consumers) agents and media professionals.
Drawing in international golfers from UK, France, Germany and Scandinavia, Assoufid Golf Club is equipped with several elevated tees made for spectacular play, and is a classic make-up of 10 par 4s, four par 3s and four par 5s spread equally between the two nines with only 45% of the course’s acreage planted to minimize water consumption.