1 Route de Trêves,
Senningerberg, nr Luxembourg, L-2633
18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb
Original design by Major J.C. Symonds inspired at the time by the work of Tom Simpson.
6-hole par-18 Short Course
8 km NE of Luxembourg
From the A1 to the east of Luxembourg city, take exit 9 and head south on Rte 1 (Route de Treves), direction Airport. After o.6 km turn right into Golf.
Golf Club Grand Ducal de Luxembourg: In addition to designing some of Belgium's best "Royal" courses, Tom Simpson also crossed the border into Luxembourg and created what many regard as the Grand Duchy's finest golf course.
Like its Belgian cousins, the Grand Ducal is a wonderfully laid out, tree-lined course that will test your shot-making every step of the way - even if it does lack the length of modern-day championship layouts. Your short game around the fiendishly sloping and well-bunker defended greens will need to be in good order to score well here. Your driving will also need to be straight and true to stay out of the ever-present trees.
The two nine-hole loops weave their way through this splendidly mature woodland, although the peace and quiet enjoyed by golfers in days of old is a little more disturbed nowadays. Luxembourg's airport is situated just to the south of the course and the main east-west motorway through Luxembourg just to the north.
Visitors welcome on weekdays; no visitors on weekends.
Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: 36.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Players generally walk this course.
Like its "Royal" golf course neighbours in Belgium, the Golf Club Grand Ducal de Luxembourg also started out with strong connections to the reigning Royal Family of the time. Both Her Royal Highness the Grand Duchess Charlotte and His Royal Highness the Prince Felix of Luxembourg were instrumental in getting the club started in the mid-1930s. Prince Felix was appointed to the club's first Board of Directors.
No.1 course in Luxembourg (Golf Digest, 2020).
Route de Treves, L-1019 Luxembourg
+352 340 571Visit website
The NH Luxembourg is an ideal hotel for business and leisure travellers located in an important business district, across the road from the Golf Club Grand Ducal, adjacent to Luxembourg Airport, and only 10 minutes from downtown Luxembourg.
12 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg
+352 24 16 161Visit website
Luxembourg's only 5-star hotel, the hotel "Le Royal" has 210 spacious, elegant and fully air-conditioned rooms and suites. Located in the city centre, The Royal is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World group.
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