Golf Chateau de Fontenailles

3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Golf Chateau de Fontenailles Est. 1991

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[Original Where2Golf description]: A mixture of woodland and open spaces provides the backdrop for this thoroughly enjoyable golf course in the far south-eastern outskirts of Paris. Three challenging nines, laid out on predominantly flattish terrain, make up the 27-holes at Fontenailles.

The White and Yellow nines combine to form the championship course, with plenty of water to negotiate on the White-nine, less on the Yellow-nine, although some substantive bunkering will keep you on your toes. The good-width fairways will be enjoyed by big-hitters, while the usually excellent greens will ensure your putting game is thoroughly tested. The Blue-nine is the shortest of the three, but also provides an enjoyable challenge in this quiet and nicely wooded setting.

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Golf Chateau de Fontenailles
Domaine de Bois Boudran,
Fontenailles, nr Nangis, Ile-de-France F-77370
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Office   +33 (0)1 64 60 51 52
Pro Shop   +33 (0)1 64 60 51 00

  +33 (0)1 60 67 52 12

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About the course

The course: 27 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Woodland.
Designer: Michel Gayon
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6293 5895 4950
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.6 71.8 72.3
At the Same Location:
Above distances/ratings are for the Jaune and Blanc nines. The Bleu-nine, at 2940 metres, is slightly shorter than the other two nines.
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How2Get There?

65 km SE of centre of Paris.
Leave the A5 motorway (Paris - Troyes) at exit 16, just east of Melun, and take the D408 direction Nangis / Provins. After approx 11 km turn left onto the D67, and follow signs for Fontenailles.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Course is permanently closed.
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Who can play and When?
Course is permanently closed. 
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

Fontenailles was the home of the French PGA and a member of the French-based Golfy Group of golf courses.

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Latitude: (48.562579)
Longitude: (2.949142)
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Chateau de Fontenailles 4-star
Domaine de Bois Boutran, Fontenailles
+33 (0)1 64 60 51 00

THE HOTEL ALSO CLOSED when the golf closed. [Original Where2Golf description]: Just 50 minutes drive south of Paris situated in the Seine et Marne district, the 18th century Chateau de Fontenailles is an ideal base to explore the region. Within close proximity are numerous historical sites, national monuments, medieval towns and ancient cities, and not too far away, the leisure attractions of Disneyland Paris.

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