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Naxhelet Golf Club

Rue Naxhelet,

Wanze, Liège Province 4520

  • Office

    +32 (0)85 826 408
  • Pro shop

    +32 (0)85 826 408

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes.

  • Designer:

    English architect Martin Hawtree.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6344
5749
5018
Par
73
73
73
SSS or slope
73.9
70.3
71.8

At the same location:

Above distances are for the championship course. Also at Naxhelet is a nine-hole Pitch&Putt course, and a three-hole academy course.

Location

Latitude:

50.548369

Longitude:

5.201201

How to get there:

2 km NW of Wanze / 28 km E of Namur.

Naxhelet Golf Club

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 2014

Naxhelet Golf Club: Located on a plateau overlooking the "Meuse" and "Mehaigne" valleys, Naxhelet features an absorbing Martin Hawtree designed layout, as well as excellent practice facilities, a large award-winning clubhouse and onsite accommodation.

Laid out in two contrasting nine-hole loops on either side of the impressive clubhouse, the Naxhelet championship course contains a variety of good, bad and downright ugly golf holes. The front-nine offers the most undulation, some lovely views, and a relatively open linksy feel to the golf. There's plenty of threatening bunkering and a rolling character to the good-width fairways.

The flatter back-nine provides a less scenically interesting assortment of holes, and arguably a tougher test than the "outward" half. Water puts in two or three telling appearances, not least alongside the long par-4 11th (the stroke index 1 hole for good reason). The same ponds come back into play at the par-5 12th. After skirting beside a food processing plant at the short par-5 14th, and then into a separate field for back-to-back short par-4s, the layout serves up an excellent par-4 to close out the round a short distance from the clubhouse.

Stay & Play at Naxhelet: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: 35.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays €55; weekends €75.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Soft spikes only. Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

In addition to the new hotel and restaurant extensions, Naxhelet's clubhouse is based on a solid three-storey 17th century château. From the front-nine of the golf course you look down onto the impressive buildings of a private boarding school, Le Val Notre Dame.

Where2Stay

  • Naxhelet Hotel4-star

    Rue Naxhelet, 4520 Wanze, Liège Province.

    +32 (0)85 826 408

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    Simplicity and authenticity, history and design shape the 28 rooms and 5 suites at the Naxhelet Hotel, which includes two located in the old 17th century chapel of the castle. The focus is on locally surced materials, such as Hainaut marble and Ardennes oak, the warm fabrics and comfortable contemporary furniture.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Naxhelet

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      No

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