Gorgeous golf awaits in the French capital
A location that needs no introduction, Paris is one of the world’s most famed and historic capital cities with millions flocking here every year to take in the city’s huge array of historic, cultural and iconic tourist sites. However, the city is also a certified top-notch golf destination, it has a range of fantastic courses in its suburbs and surrounding towns, giving golfers a great choice of both on and off-course activities while on a golf holiday in Paris.
A growing golf power
Although Paris is definitely more well-known for its array of stunning historical and tourist sites, the golfers among us are not going to go home disappointed from a golf break to Paris. The city and surrounding area are home to some of Europe’s best courses, the only surprising thing from a golf standpoint is that Paris isn’t visited by more golfers.
Le Golf National is possibly the most iconic golf course in Paris. Host of the 2018 Ryder Cup which saw Team Europe comprehensively beat Team USA, the course is held in high esteem by golfers across Europe. Not only does Le Golf National bring back great memories for golfers, but its two signature courses L’Albatros and L’Aigle are also supreme championship quality courses which are kept in great condition year-round, immaculate fairways, tough greens and lots of water are characteristics of Le Golf National.
Another notable golf course in Paris is the Golf de Chantilly Le Vineuil one of the area’s most prestigious and exclusive golf clubs. Steeped in tradition and etiquette, golfers will find an old-school British feel to this course and its design, with much more emphasis put on short game and fairway placement over who can hit it the furthest.
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Why choose a Paris golf holiday?
As well as, being blessed with some of the country’s most prestigious championship courses, the city of light is the perfect destination for a golf holiday. As one of Europe’s leading centres of culture, history, art and gastronomy, golfers can explore a myriad of landscapes and attractions off the course.
The glamorous upmarket Chantilly town is a fantastic golfing destination. Perfect for families, we offer amazing all-encompassing resorts that are particularly appealing to groups and families. What’s more, the port of Calais is within three hour’s drive from Paris. Whether you’re perfecting your swing on the fairways of some of Europe’s best golf courses, or exploring the city and its many attractions, a golf holiday here is truly unforgettable.
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Stay & play in luxury French chateaux
When it comes to accommodation, Paris has it all. From affordable city-centre hotels to luxury chateaux on the beautiful outskirts, there Is something for everyone. If you’re after a luxury Chateau, we recommend Le Louis Versailles Château, Mgallery by Sofitel 4* and Domaine et Golf de Vaugouard 4*. This historic chateau dates back to the end of the 18th Century and is situated in the heart of a nature reserve, surrounded by ancient trees and wonderful botanic features. It has everything you need including excellent dining facilities, an on site 18-hole golf course and a luxury spa.
Those looking for a perfect place to relax and play some championship golf, we highly recommend Waldorf Astoria Versailles, Novotel Saint Quentin en Yvelines 4* or Mercure Chantilly Resort & Conventions 4*. Located in the forested Chantilly area and designed to reflect the beauty of the region, this wonderful 4* offers superb cuisine, bar options and extensive leisure facilities next to some of the best courses in Paris.