Merignies Golf Club introduction
One of the newest golf courses in France, Merignies Golf Club is still a work in progress. There are currently 18 completed holes onsite with another 18 currently being constructed. The current 18 holes, called La Valutte, was completed early 2010 and is an inland links. Despite an easy first hole, from the 2nd onwards, you realise the difficulties which lie ahead, with strategically placed bunkers and ominous water features.
Merignies Golf Club information
18 holes, 72 par, 6350 yards. Links-style Parkland.
The first 9 hole golf course (Val de Marque) was completed in April 2008 and the second 9 hole golf course (La Valutte) in April 2010. Currently under construction are two more 9 hole golf courses which should by mid 2013, allow Merignies Golf Club to be a reputable 36 hole golf resort.
The golf club is located just a short 35 minute drive from the popular town of Arras. There are 3 good hotels to choose from, all of 3* quality but very different from one another catering for all types of needs and clients. If you are looking to be located on a golf course, choose the Hotel du Golf d’Arras, just 10 minutes drive from the town centre. The Hotel L’Univers is in the town centre and has bags of character, with a cosy bar, a classy restaurant and allows clients to enjoy wine tastings in their cellar. The Hotel Express by Holiday Inn is also in the town centre and caters perfectly for larger groups looking for good value.
With a great golf course, new facilities, a friendly clubhouse and good practise facilities to enjoy, we are sure Merignies Golf Club will be a popular Golfbreaks.com venue in the years to come.
Merignies Golf Club Location
Merignies Golf Club is situated in Merignies, 35 minutes from Arras and 1 hour 30 minutes drive from Calais.