Travel & Tourism Awards 2020

Page 22 LUX Travel and Tourism Awards 2020 Nestled between the hills of South East Spain, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club is the ideal one-stop golf and leisure destination. Only a 40 minute drive from both Alicante and Murcia International airports, this unique award- winning Spanish resort boasts a stunning par 71 18-hole golf course designed by renowned golf course architect Cabell B. Robinson. The challenging course runs seamlessly between the hills and adapts to the unusual lie of the land, with perfectly manicured fairways, pristine putting surfaces and breath-taking views of the Mediterranean. As well as the championship golf course, there exists a golf academy, Short Game Facility (designed by Miguel Ángel Jiménez), clubhouse, golf pro shop, three quality restaurants (international, Italian and Sushi), supermarket, sports and health club, gymnasium, multi-sports courts, padel-tennis courts, swimming pool, beach club with cafe & infinity swimming pool, 2/3 bedroom apartments and villas for rent, plus additional plots of land, and apartments and villas, to buy. A person-centred approach to wellbeing focuses on the individual’s personal needs at Las Colinas and the team constantly aim to deliver a distinctive experience that takes customers ‘a world apart’. In fact, the happiness of its staff is of utmost importance at the Golf & Country Club. Every three years, an internal insight survey is conducted to measure the levels of staff satisfaction, and the working climate, in order to improve the internal conditions and competitiveness of the service delivered to clients, identify areas for improvement relating to work activities and to address the development of the organisation and set up strategies and specific action plans. Exclusive Golf & Country Club, Las Colinas, is not only exquisite for its picture-perfect countryside location, it also boasts luxurious features and services which are guaranteed to delight guests and uphold its title of Best Iberian Golf Resort 2020. Las Colinas Golf & Country Club Best Iberian Golf Resort 2020 There is also a dedicated skills assessment system which includes a ‘people review’ platform, to facilitate management and employees have an annual feedback meeting, where the skills they have developed over the year on different projects are analysed. In this respect, training is a key aspect of talent management. Every year Las Colinas Golf & Country Club draws up a training plan with the aim of delivering value to the Company through professional development of staff members. The training plan aims to enhance employee skills, optimise efficiency and leverage knowledge acquired at the conferences and courses programmed. It is programmes and training schemes such as this which ensures that staff at Las Colinas are constantly progressing, growing and developing their skills, which in turn leads to a happier client base.