With the presence of President Luis Abinader, the exclusive Vistas Golf & Country Club project of the Malespín Group was inaugurated, a course that aims to be the center of sporting life in Santo Domingo for local and foreign visitors looking for places of recreation of the complementary tourist offer of the city, reported Arecoa.
Marcos Malespín said “today we are inaugurating this dream as a symbol of our confidence in the country, in the climate that our government has fostered for investment and the development of initiatives in the best interests of our society, to generate well-being, work and security for all Dominicans”.
He also stressed that with the complementary offer of tourism, they feel very proud as a company to generate, during the work, more than 2500 direct and indirect jobs, and for having prioritized the provision of national products, over imported ones.
“It fills us with satisfaction that we filled a gap that existed with tourists from the capital, who had to travel many kilometers to the east of the country to play a high quality golf course, and now thanks to this project that is just minutes from the center of the city, they have the opportunity to enjoy a golf course with PGA standards. Now all the hotels in the capital can expand the range of services offered to include our golf course,” he added.
Vistas Golf will also provide great contributions to the Dominican economy through the creation of jobs and the generation of foreign exchange, since it is part of the complementary tourism offer of Santo Domingo and thanks to it, it is expected that both business visitors and golf travelers will be delighted by this wonderful course.
Vistas Golf seeks, in addition to increasing the number of days of lodging in Santo Domingo, is focused on developing a community and a lifestyle for nature lovers, the practice of more than four disciplines, such as golf, tennis, soccer and swimming, and for the enjoyment of good food and promote health and wellness.
For this purpose, a harmonious space has been created with first class facilities, which also include an exclusive 18-hole golf course designed for golf lovers, as well as recreational areas such as: waterpark, playgrounds for children, an Eco Park, and a beautiful garden perfect for activities such as picnics and yoga, making it an attractive tourist area for both local and international visitors.
The course has been designed by the famous Australian champion Greg Norman, and has exclusive features and USGA certified materials, which makes it suitable to receive PGA tournaments. It is covered with Bermuda Latitude 36 grass (fairways); Bermuda Tiff Eagle (greens). The Learning Center has a Putting Lab unique in the country, a Driving Range and a Short Game Practice Area.
Likewise, the sports areas have been designed with all the technical specifications that, together with the professional support of the team of instructors, allow for the promotion of sports training and recreational development.
The luxurious project, created by the real estate project management company Interra, which is part of the project development division of the Alyon business platform, is a creation of architect Marcos Malespín-Estévez, inspired by the architecture of Luis Barragan. Each space interacts creatively with natural elements such as light, breezes and beautiful mountain views.