Selected by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, Troon will take over management of the championship-style course, which is scheduled to open in 2013, at Casino Del Sol Resort near Tucson, Ariz. The course will resemble a desert oasis, with impressive water features incorporated into the landscape.
The Pascua Yaqui Tribe has selected Troon Golf to manage Sewailo Golf Club at Casino Del Sol Resort near Tucson, Ariz.
The championship-style golf course, whose name means “flower world,” is scheduled to open in 2013, designed by Ty Butler and Notah Begay III. It will resemble a desert oasis, with impressive water features incorporated into the surrounding landscape.
“Sewailo Golf Club is a wonderful addition to our portfolio,” said John Easterbrook, Troon’s Executive Vice President of Operations. “We are pleased to have been selected by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and are confident that our experience operating resort and casino courses will contribute positively to the overall facility’s success.”
Sewailo will become one of seven Troon Golf properties owned by a Native American tribe.
“Our tribe welcomes Troon to the Sewailo Golf Club project as a valued partner,” said Peter S. Yucupicio, Chairman of the Pascua Yaqui Tribal Council. “Championship-style golf combined with the spectacular amenities at Casino Del Sol Resort brings us closer to realizing our vision of creating a world-class destination in southern Arizona, and Troon will ensure this venture is a success.”
Other amenities at Casino Del Sol include rejuvenating services at Hiapsi Spa and Fitness Center, dining at PY Steakhouse and An Del Sol Asian Sushi Bar, a pool area featuring the Oasis Pool Bar, a brand new High Limit Lounge and more than 65,000 sq. ft. of indoor/outdoor function space ideal for weddings, receptions and special events.