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Golf de Chiberta

104 blvd des Plages,

Anglet, nr Biarritz, Aquitaine F-64600

  • Office

    +33 (0)5 59 52 51 10
  • Pro shop

    +33 (0)5 59 52 51 10
  • Fax

    +33 (0)5 59 52 51 11
  • Golf pro

    Jean Lamaison

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Seaside links. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Coastal duneland.

  • Designer:

    Tom Simpson

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
5647
5261
4648
Par
70
70
70
SSS or slope
71
68.8
70.3

At the same location:

9-hole par-29 Imperatrice course (1404 m from mens' tees).

Location

Latitude:

43.513117

Longitude:

-1.524450

How to get there:

5 km N of Biarritz

Leave the A63 motorway at exit (Bayonne-Sud) and take the D932 direction Anglet-Centre/Biarritz. Follow Anglet and Anglet Plages signs on the N263 and D5. After a few kilometres follow signs to Chiberta Plages. Look out for golf holes and entrance to Chiberta Golf Club and Hotel on your left.

Golf de Chiberta

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1927

Golf de Chiberta: There is an abundance of "old world" linksy charm to much of the course at Chiberta. Together with several oceanside holes, Tom Simpson's design also includes some real touches of masterly craftsmanship.

Two-thirds of the 18-hole course is played in a genuine links setting, complete with sea views, open landscape and (if you are lucky) a modest sea-breeze. The remainder of the course occupies a more tree-lined environment, where the holes are no less inspired. That said, the short par-4 17th is a bit eccentric, with a small pine forest growing up in front of the tee boxes - women may need a pitching wedge to clear the trees.

The slick greens look relatively flat but often contain an array of deceptive slopes and borrows. As long as you keep your ball off the beach and out of the villas dotted around the course, you’ll be in for a real seaside golfing treat at Chiberta.

List of courses: France - Aquitaine
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): €88 (all days).

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

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Back in the 1920s the Duke of Windsor was a visitor at this course, where architect Tom Simpson was instructed to build one of the world's finest courses.

Where2Stay

  • Hotel de Chiberta4-star

    104 boulevard des Plages, 64600 Anglet.

    +33 (0)5 59 58 48 48

    Visit website

    At the heart of the Chiberta golf course is the 4-star Hotel de Chiberta. Charming 1920s architecture combines with trendy yet elegant rooms, fashionable dining, large panoramic terraces, a spa and indoor pool.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Chiberta

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Biarritz - Le Phare

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Hossegor; Seignosse

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