Golf and luxury in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur

Domaine de Manville golf course

Domaine de Manville seen from the sky.

The Ecocert-branded Domaine de Manville golf course is nestled among olive groves, stone walls, and the neighboring Alpilles, and offers you a true picnic in the natural environment. To combine fun with play and relaxation, nothing is better than this place overlooked by the Princes of Les Baux watching you from their castle.

Domaine de Manville also knows how to welcome its guests with sincerity, kindness and high standards. 30 rooms decorated in a unique style, soothing with tranquility and bathed in the light of Provencal plus 9 homes to feel at home are waiting for you. A detour to the spa is almost mandatory before it ends in style with a meal at one of the available tables, including L’Aupiho, which has been featured in the Michelin Guide for four years. A complete journey in one step, an unmissable event that takes place in the Domaine de Manville.

Ribiera . domain

Ideally located between Luberon and Verdon, the Domaine Ribiera is articulated within a small Provençal village camouflaged alongside olive trees, cypresses, pines, oaks, lavenders, and aromatic gardens. In a decor with the scent of Provence, you’ll enjoy relaxing poolside and staying in a five-star hotel renovated in 2021.

Regarding the golf part, it is a 9-hole course and a throwing course, a modern driving range and a teaching box that will be at your disposal. It is enough to find a stadium worthy of your passion. Finally, how not to mention the gourmet cuisine of Chef Lilian Hirigoyen Montreuil and his team. Elegance, sobriety, respect and product promotion are the common threads of this table that relies on a network of local and organic producers.

Golf Barbaro

Created in the purest tradition of American golf by architects Pete Dye and PB Dye, every space, every body of water, is a true ode to creativity. The design of this place makes it a very popular golf course on the Cote d’Azur. Strategy comes into play here: knowing how to pick the right angle on diagonal lanes, ensuring your approach to the technical, frantic and very fast greens. These are the keys to success.

Coming to Barbaroux also means enjoying all the amenities on site. In the heart of the Mediterranean forest, the Mercure du golf Hotel welcomes you with its 52 luxurious rooms. Ideal for a golf holiday in Provence, Barbaro is not to be outdone in terms of catering to its diverse and regional offerings. There is also a spa relaxation area where a unique sensory experience is offered all year round.

Frigate Golf Club (Frigate Golf Club)

Golf de Frégate and sea view.

Undoubtedly, Ronald Frame signed in Frigate Provence one of his best achievements. Golf lovers in Provence will appreciate the wild beauty of this 18-hole golf course with 15 views of the Mediterranean. In the heart of vineyards and pines, Frégate Stadium, Par 72, has a balanced and diverse design.

On the heights of Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer and Bandol vineyards, Le Frégate Provence will allow you to continue the experience. In a protected environment and in the heart of one of France’s most beautiful resorts, this hotel in the heart of the Bandol vineyard invites you to live a multi-faceted experience where mind, body and heart are inspired. Between spa, food and relaxation, it all comes together to enjoy a great moment.

white earth

Terre Blanche has just been ranked 10th in the world’s top 100 best golf resorts by GOLF WORLD (UK), along with other popular resorts. Suffice it to say that this place is nothing more than a golf paradise with two great courses and practice areas unique in France.

As an extension of the quality of its roads, luxury is also on Terre Blanche’s agenda. With an area of ​​no less than 60 square metres, suites and villas are scattered in independent bastions, on a hillside facing medieval villages. Among the lush vegetation and panoramic views, a stay in a 5-star hotel in Terre Blanche is a true promise of relaxation, ideal for a weekend getaway or a vacation. The adventure doesn’t stop there as Terre Blanche also offers a spa with a great indoor pool. Massages, treatments and finally the possibility to discover new sports practices such as yoga, water sports, water bikes, body sculpting or even Pilates. All overlooking the terraces and the lush garden, an opportunity to exercise while enjoying the surrounding nature.

Roquebrune golf

The 5-star Roquebrune Resort golf course is located in the heart of the Var, ideally located just 10 minutes from Saint-Raphaël and Sainte-Maxime. This will make you live a different story every day, whether in the context of golf, restaurants, hotels or the spa Cinq mondes where you will discover the rituals of China, Japan, East and India, made with natural products that will plunge your body and mind into a timeless bubble.

You will evolve between land and sea, discovering an impenetrable panorama over the Gulf of Saint-Raphal and the Massif des Maures. Unique decor for a unique experience that perfectly combines the addiction of golf and the pursuit of luxury.

Saint-Endréol . areas

Domaines de Saint-Endréol spans over 150 hectares in the heart of a privileged natural environment. It features 50-room residence with an outdoor pool as well as luxury rental accommodation, categorized as 4-star tourist accommodation. You’ll practice your swing on the famous 18-hole course, escape for a relaxing spa break, de-stress while playing tennis, or simply enjoy the serenity of the setting. The view of the resort is more than complete.

Nestled between Provence and the Côte d’Azur, the Domaines de Saint-Endréol Trail, dominated by the majestic Rocher de Roquebrune, is a mountain path that can be physical. However, it does not present any great difficulty and will meet the expectations of all golf enthusiasts.

Château de Taolan golf course

Have fun and relax in Var, this is in a few words the program to be planned at Château de Taulane. In the heart of nature with an area of ​​340 hectares, the place guarantees you a peaceful stay under the sign of pleasures. Between the spa and the theater of relaxing moments, its track signed with Gary Player and its restaurants Marquise de Lisle and Trattoria da Mario with views of the golf course, mountains and pine forests, everything is done to please gourmets of all kinds..

The opulent setting of the Domaine de Taulane is displayed as luxury arches like no other. The icing on the cake, Gorges du Verdon is not far away and will offer you a moment of relaxation or sport in such a special and majestic setting.

Pont-Royal International Golf Course

Overview of the Pont Royal International Golf Course.

Designed by Spanish golf legend, Severiano Ballesteros, the Pont Royal course, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, is a tourist and sporting gateway to Provence. It presents a real sporting challenge to players of all levels thanks to its wide, multiplayer departures and variety of shots to be played.

But coming to Pont Royal also means a complete immersion in the culture of the region. Because there are many possible activities nearby. First visit several nearby sites classified as World Heritage by UNESCO. Then stroll into the heart of the villages and castles of Luberon through the ocher landscapes of the Colorado Provençal. With all this said, sample in the area’s vineyards and cellars so you don’t miss a thing and detour to the nearby Moulin de Vernègues, which offers La Bergerie by Sothys spa. The majestic stone cellars of this place will make you travel through time and take advantage of the extraordinary abandon. In short, Pont Royal is the perfect alliance between the requirements of a little white ball, relaxation and the spirit of Provence.

Golf Valescure

Established in 1895 by British aristocrats, Golf de Valescure, surrounded by pine trees, is the oldest course in Var and fifth in France. Measuring 5,019 meters against 68, it was designed by architect Harry Chapland Colt with the specifics of providing many relatively short perforations. This does not make it easy, quite the contrary. Narrow lanes, challenging violence, many water hazards, and small vegetables are all elements that require wisdom when getting started.

After a small leap into history, make way for modernity and relaxation. Golf Hôtel de Valescure & Spa NUXE invites you to a quiet setting facing the golf course. Enjoy a view of the gardens or the pool from the balcony of your room. Sample the cuisine at Les Pins Parasols and Club House brasserie, visit the historic center of Fréjus about ten minutes away and end the day with a moment in the wellness area of ​​NUXE where a hammam, sauna and hammam await. What can be said more than this. Go for it!

And if you take advantage of the Provence-Côte d’Azur golf card to discover these courses?

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