A golf destination under the umbrella pines!
There are many golf courses in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region, with no less than 60 courses listed. In the Var, the courses are particularly appreciated for their magnificent views of the sea, and the climate which allows you to play all year under the sun. Between the Esterel and Maures mountains, 6 courses are waiting for you in the green hills and shaded pine forests of umbrella pines. From the amateur course to the most technical, you will inevitably find the golf course that suits you best to practice your swing!
Golf de Cap Estérel
Place : Saint-Raphaël
Course : 9-hole golf course
The Cap Esterel golf course is a hilly golf course with breathtaking views of the Esterel and Agay Bay. Whether you are a beginner or confirmed, the technical difficulties of the field allow you an effective initiation or improvementwith qualified teachers.
Dedicated to initiation and training, this 9-hole course is a compact 1580-meter course, with no impassable difficulties. A few narrow fairways, bordered by out of bounds, add spice to an ideal course for beginners, or for golfers looking for a fast game. A beautiful driving range of 55 positions, 35 of which are covered, completes this golf course.
Also enjoy the different infrastructures of Cap Esterel: many restaurants nearby and the various facilities of the site for your leisure (tennis, swimming pool, mountain biking, archery, hotel and residence, aquatic area, children's club, multimedia, theatre, circus training, pony...)
Golf de Terre Blanche
Course: 2 x 18-hole golf course
Terre Blanche is one of the most prestigious places in the world for golf enthusiasts. This space has been designed to create a whole universe around sport. Friendly game or competition, but also high-level training, golf school for children, international events... Terre Blanche is a paradise for green lovers.
Terre Blanche has been chosen to host each year on the "Riou" course an Open of the Ladies European Tour Access Series and on the "Château" course, the only event in France of the European Senior Tour.
Designed by Dave Thomas, a renowned professional player and golf course architect, Terre Blanche courses are composed of four loops of nine holes each. Inspired by the surrounding nature, he created two 18-hole courses, "Le Château" and "Le Riou", which blend into the landscape, like the valleys, with waterfalls and ravines...
Golf de Valescure
Course: 18-hole golf course
The golf course of Valescure, created in 1895 by Lord Ashcomb, is the oldest course in the Var! Its structure is close to the British golf course, except that it is surrounded by the famous umbrella pines, unique to the Var.
On this course, you can work on your technique on relatively short holes. The beginners will also find their happiness with group and private lessons, given all year round by Patrick Cotton, French No. 1 in 1978, as well as by Marc Semo who organizes complete courses.
Golf Bluegreen l'Estérel
Course: 18-hole golf course
Sculpted in the middle of the umbrella pines and located at the foot of the Esterel massif, this course designed by Robert Trent Jones Senior offers a quality of course and a comfort of play all year round that will leave no golfer indifferent.
With 2 training areas (putting green, chipping green), this golf course includes technical elements (doglegs, placed bunkers, water pieces...), compensated by a rather relative length.
Golf de Roquebrune Resort
Course: 9 and 18-hole golf course
A 5-star golf course, the jewel of the French Riviera, the Roquebrune Resort golf course enjoys an ideal location between Cannes and Saint-Tropez, only 10 minutes from Saint-Raphaël and Sainte-Maxime.
Every day, this one brings you a different story, whether it be in the context of golf, restaurants, the***** hotel or the spa "Cinq monde".
A haven of peace, you will evolve between Land & Sea, discovering an impregnable panorama on the bay of Saint-Raphaël and the Maures massif.