Les Châteaux Course at Golf du Medoc introduction
Golf du Medoc Hotel & Spa offers 2 superb 18 hole courses. “Les Châteaux”, voted the best course in France at the 2014 World Golf Awards, has large fairways but challenging rough. The second Médoc course, “Les Vignes” is more tree lined and considered just as good as its famous brother.
Golf du Medoc Resort is the only resort in France where it’s 2 courses feature in Golf World’s top 100 courses in Continental Europe. The resorts’ flagship course, Les Chateaux is ranked 15th, whilst Les Vignes holds a very respectable 52nd place.
Les Châteaux Course at Golf du Medoc information
18 holes, 71 par, 6907 yards. Heathland.
The “Chateaux Course” was drawn in 1989 by the famous American architect Bill Coore. The wide fairways lined with heathers, the quality of greens, and the influence of winds coming from the Ocean make "The Chateaux" a fantastic golf challenge. It is necessary to play with a lot of intelligence and strategic sense, every shot is different. Considered one of the top courses in Europe, it is listed as the 12th best course in France and hosted the French Open in 1999.
Les Châteaux Course at Golf du Medoc Location
Le Pian Médoc, Aquitaine (20 mins north of Bordeaux)