~ Phoenix Golf School ~

Phoenix Golf School The Ocotillo Golf ResortThe Ocotillo Golf Resort has everything that will make your Phoenix golf school and golf vacation a memorable and rewarding learning experience. At our Phoenix Golf School location we specialize in personal “1 to 1 “and “2 to 1” instruction. Our Director of Instruction and his staff of experienced PGA instructors will work with you to develop a golf program to suit your individual needs. When you experience a personal golf school with our staff you know you have experienced something special and you want to tell all your friends about it. Their unique talent is to see what others don’t see and be able to communicate that to our students. we repair old golf swings or will build you a new golf swing. What we do best is “get results”.

Lee Bonse

Teacher and Coach

Lee Bonse

Lee Bonse is one of those golf instructors that when you have finished a session with him, you know you have experienced something special and you want to tell all your friends about it. His unique talent is to see what others don’t see and be able to communicate that to his students. Lee repairs old golf swings or will build you a new golf swing. What he does best is “he gets results”.

When working with your PGA  teaching professional, you will have their undivided attention for the five hours of your golf school each day, that also includes lunch at the excellent Bernard’s Restaurant at the clubhouse. Phoenix Golf School length can range from two days for our Bronze Package to our Platinum five-day Package. Each golf school will be tailored to your desires and needs. All elements of the game will be covered and specific attention directed to your most pressing needs to improve your swing and golf game. A 9 hole playing lesson is available during our 3 day program , where you test your new swing and work on your pre-shot routine, trouble shots, and course strategy.


Ken Zimet

Soon after handily passing the PGA player ability test, Ken began teaching in La Quinta, Ca. for the famed John Jacobs Golf School. In 2001, Ken was hired as Lead Instructor at Ken Venturi Golf Academies in Las Vegas. Progress as a Venturi Certified Instructor came steady, eventually becoming a Senior Instructor followed by Director of Instruction for the summer golf schools in Hollister, CA.

From 2007 -2012, Ken was Director of Instruction at La Purisima Golf Course, a U.S Open qualifier on the central coast of California. Other notable positions include Director of Instruction at New Albany C.C. in Columbus, OH and Charlotte Golf Links, North Carolina respectively.

 Currently, Ken spends the summer months residing in Vermont teaching golf at the renowned Stratton Golf School, Stratton, Vermont.


Wild Horse Pass Resort


VIP’s Phoenix Golf School has two housing options that will meet your tastes and convince. The elegant Wild Horse Pass Resort will pamper you and provide first class comforts for your Arizona vacation and golf school.  We also suggest Holiday Inn Ocotillo which offers our VIP Golf Academy guests a FREE shuttle service to area restaurants and Breakfast each day as part of your room package.

This newly built Holiday Inn is an upscale version and our Phoenix golf school clients have given us very positive feedback as to amenities, service, and rooms. Most say they didn’t believe they were in a Holiday Inn. At our VIP Golf School we also offer a commuter option. Many people stay with friends or maybe have a favorite vacation spot in Phoenix or Scottsdale, so we offer a discounted rate for those who have other accommodations.

Lee_and_studentVIP Golf Academy is the leader in individual “one to one” golf instruction and we strive to make your Phoenix Golf School a memorable rewarding experience. Treat yourself to the best, you will not be disappointed. Call (772) 408-0808 for information and reservations.

VIP Golf Academy Luxury Golf School Locations

Facility – Ocotillo Golf Resort

Ocotillo Golf ResortOcotillo Golf Resort’s immaculately maintained twenty-seven hole golf course designed by Ted Robinson is one of the state’s most highly rated courses. Unlike courses with one or two signature holes, at Ocotillo (Oko tee’ yo”) you will find the entire course to be a great test of golf as well as a photographer’s delight. The award winning Bernard’s Restaurant at the clubhouse will be your lunch destination each day. VIP Golf Academy teaches privately at the opposite end of the golf range, so you and your instructor will not be distracted in your quest to better your golf skills. Putting greens, chipping area and sand bunker are available for a full rounded approach in your golf improvement. Phoenix offer everything for your golf vacation and leisure time. You will be treated royally, while enjoying splendid accommodations and first class golf.

Phoenix Golf School Accommodations
Wild Horse Pass Resort

Arizona grand hotel viewThe Wild Horse Pass Resort is a premier Native American owned luxury hotel. This AAA Four Diamond resort was designed to represent the heritage of the Gila River Indian Community with emphasis on culture, architecture, art, and legend. With four swimming pools, cascading waterfalls, a 111 foot waterslide, two 18-hole golf courses, tennis courts, walking trails, spa & shopping boutiques, this resort is appreciated by everyone in the family.  Enjoy fine dining at the Kai Restaurant, comfort food at the Ko’Sin Restaurant, casual dining at the Sivlik Grill, and more.  with 8 dining options to choose from, you can have a different venue every day.

Holiday Inn Ocotillo

Holiday Inn Chandler Resort HotelThe exquisite Holiday Inn Chandler Resort Hotel is nestled along the edge of the beautiful Ocotillo Golf Course in Chandler, Arizona. This is not the standard Holiday Inn that you see along highways and in centers of cities. This Holiday Inn is a Resort hotel with upgraded facilities, rooms, amenities and services. You will feel that you are not at a Holiday Inn. The hotel features a full-service restaurant, the Ponte Vecchio Café and Bar, plentiful meeting space for corporate or private gatherings, and deluxe guest accommodations. Being right beside the Ocotillo Golf Course makes for easy access to your golf school, but you are a short drive from fine restaurants and the center of Phoenix.