Photo of Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)

Golf de Chantilly

Allée de la Ménagerie,

Chantilly, Picardie F-60500

  • Office

    +33 (0)3 44 57 04 43
  • Pro shop

    +33 (0)3 44 58 26 72
  • Fax

    +33 (0)3 44 57 26 54
  • Golf pro

    Jean-Pierre Cixous (Head Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland (Forêt de Chantilly).

  • Designer:

    Current layout designed by Tom Simpson in 1920.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6396
5628
4888
Par
71
71
71
SSS or slope
74.4
70
71.4

At the same location:

Above distances are for the Vineuil course. Also at Golf de Chantilly is the 18-hole Longeres course (par-73; 6391 m from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

49.205317

Longitude:

2.479584

How to get there:

45 km N of centre of Paris.

Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.

Est. 1909

Golf de Chantilly's Vineuil course is a true “aristocrat” of French golf, widely regarded as one of the country's finest layouts. Located just over a kilometre from the sumptuous Château de Chantilly, the mix of open parkland and tree-lined holes are laid out on gently undulating terrain, surrounded by the Forêt de Chantilly.

At this prestigious club, the course benefits from excellent greenkeeping, which produces some of the best putting surfaces to be found anywhere around Paris. The layout demands good tee-to-green course management if you want to avoid the plentiful array of bunkering. Water hazards however do not play any part in proceedings.

Here at Chantilly you can enjoy the special atmosphere of a wonderfully quiet woodland environment, on a revered golf course that blends many open as well as tree-lined stretches. Immediately to the east is the Dolce Chantilly resort and golf course, but you'll not be aware of its presence on the other side of a thick band of trees and bushes.

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  • Photo of Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)
  • Photo of Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)
  • Photo of Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)
  • Photo of Golf de Chantilly (Vineuil course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays; no visitors on weekends.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes on the Vineuil course in high season: €120.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Chantilly's Vineuil course has hosted many top level tournaments, including several French Open Championships. For more details see: Top Golf Tournaments at Golf de Chantilly.

Published ranking

Vineuil course:
France: 4th best course in France (Golf Digest, 2020).
Europe: 7th best course in Europe (excl Britain & Ireland) (Golf World, 2021).

Where2Stay

  • Dolce Chantilly4-star

    Avenue de Verdun, Vineuil St Firmin, Chantilly F-60500.

    +33 (0)3 44 58 47 77

    Visit website

    The 4-star Dolce Chantilly Hotel has 200 rooms and suites and 23 meeting rooms, as well as restaurants and bars. It is also home to an 18-hole golf course (Dolce Chantilly, 18-holes, par-72, 6209 m) with fourteen holes skirting the edge of a forest, and four played directly behind the elegant hotel in a garden like setting. The prestigious Golf du Chantilly and its renowned Vineuil course is just over a kilometre away.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Chantilly (1.5 km)

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Apremont; Club du Lys.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      L'Isle Adam; Raray; Morfontaine (private).

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