York Golf School
Our New York location is hosted by the Holiday Valley Golf Club,
located on Route 219, 50 miles south of Buffalo, NY and 2 hrs from
You can stay on-site on a golf school package,
or attend as a "commuter" student.
Our golf school programs are half days (3.5 hours) of instruction.
You can take one program or several, depending upon your goals.
Morning sessions run 9am to 12:30pm and feature full swing work
with the woods, irons and driver. Afternoon sessions take place
1:30pm to 5pm and are devoted to the short
game. You'll learn about chipping and putting Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday
afternoons, and pitching and bunkers on Wednesday/Friday/Sunday.
Maximum class size is 4 students per instructor.
- Every morning, 9am to 12:30pm, we cover the full swing (woods
afternoon, from 1:30pm to 5pm, is dedicated to the short game.
Short game program:
- Afternoon A: Tues, Thur and Sat afternoons, chipping & putting.
B: Wed, Fri and Sun afternoons, pitching & bunkers.
Add a 1-hour Lesson with your Pro for $80, plus reduced green
and cart fees, subject to availability.
In addition to golf, visitors can enjoy the beautiful pool complex,
fine dining, mountain biking and hiking. The small town flavor of
nearby Ellicottville is carefully preserved in its historic homes
and buildings, unique restaurants and shops.
Golf Instructor: Patrick Hofmann
A distinguished Class A PGA Teaching Professional, Pat has 30
years of combined golf experience as a playing professional and
instructor of the game. He brings a vast knowledge of teaching
and playing expertise to the Mel Sole Golf School. His
simple, fundamental techniques have helped thousands of golfers
at all levels. Several junior, collegiate and club champions
are listed among those students who have had great success working
Valley Golf Course
Located 50 miles south of Buffalo, NY in the foothills of the Alleghany
Mountains, the Holiday Valley Golf Course presents a continual flow
of elevation changes and beautiful scenery. The 18 hole, par 72
layout measures 6294 yards with a slope rating of 125 and a course
rating of 71.3. The front 9 provides a stern test of golf with a
pleasing blend of play. Meticulously groomed greens reward short
game specialists, while plush fairways, water hazards and challenging
approach shots are a part of each hole. The back 9 is tight and
tree-lined. Challenging dog legs, large ravines and narrow fairways
require straight and strategic play.
Golf School Rates
Deposit: 100% of total is required upon booking reservation.
Cancellation policy: Deposit less $50 per
person administration fee is refundable up to 30
days prior to start of school starting date. 14
to 30 days prior to school - loss of deposit. Less
than 14 days - loss of full amount - unless school
can be filled before commencement. The Mel Sole Golf School reserves the right to cancel or reschedule
programs as required by unusual circumstances and
is not responsible for any loss or inconvenience
incurred as a result. On such occasions, fees
are refundable or transferable to another date and/or
school location of your choice subject to availability.
All instruction booked subject to availability—rates
subject to change without notice.
To make a reservation call us at 1-800-544-8727 .
Call Us Toll Free: 1-800-544-8727
at Mel Sole Golf School