Golf de la Boulie, Racing Club de France

Rue Pont Colbert,

Versailles, Ile-de-France F-78000

  • Office

    +33 (0)1 39 50 59 41
  • Pro shop

    +33 (0)1 39 49 92 77
  • Fax

    +33 (0)1 39 49 04 16
  • Golf pro

    Several
  • Academy

    L'Ecole de Golf du RCF

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Willie Park Jr.
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
5995
5698
5062
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
72.8
71.2
73.4

At the same location:

18-hole par-72 La Forêt course (6,247 metres); 9-hole Le Coteau course.

Location

Latitude:

48.785442

Longitude:

2.149758

How to get there:

20 km SW of centre of Paris.

Just south of Versailles, leave the N2 motorway at exit 2, direction Jouy en Josas. From the south side of the roundabout (just off motorway) take Rue du Pont Colbert to golf. Entrance to golf is just off motorway.

Golf de la Boulie (La Vallée course)

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 1901

Golf de la Boulie (La Vallée course): Golf de la Boulie is part of the Racing Club de France (RCF), one of the biggest sporting clubs in France. No surprise therefore that it enjoys all the trappings of a top-class golf venue. The clubhouse and general facilities are excellent, and the two 18-hole courses (plus a nine-holer) are really worth a visit.


Both La Boulie's tree-lined courses are routed over pleasantly undulating terrain. There are a few climbs to make, but nothing too strenuous. Located close to Versailles in the suburbs of Paris, if you want a break from all that exhaustive sightseeing, then there's no better solution than a day at La Boulie - a round on each course and an excellent lunch in between.
List of courses: Around Paris

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays; no visitors on weekends.

Must book in advance with the secretariat. Proof of handicap is required and must be shown.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season: weekdays €75.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Between 1906 and 1986 La Boulie was a frequent host to the French Open Championship. Most recent winners were Seve Ballesteros in 1986, and Nick Faldo in 1983. Previous French Open winners at La Boulie have included Arnaud Massy, J.H.Taylor, James Braid, Bobby Locke, Byron Nelson, Peter Oosterhuis and Brian Barnes.

Where2Stay

  • Chateau de Versailles Hotel4-star

    2 bis, avenue de Paris, 78004 Versailles

    +33 (0)1 39 07 46 46

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    Located just a stone's throw from the Palace of Versailles, this luxury 4-star hotel occupies a prestigious historic site. The modern Pullman Château de Versailles hotel includes a fitness room, free WIFI throughout the hotel and spacious meeting rooms.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      La Boulie; Golf National; St Cloud.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      St Germain; Courson.

  • Hotel Novotel Château de Versailles3-star

    4 Blvd St Antoine, 78152 Le Chesnay

    +33 (0)1 39 54 96 96

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    Novotel Château de Versailles is located just 5 minutes from the centre of Versailles and the world renowned Palace of Versailles. With 105 air-conditioned rooms, restaurant, bar and conference facilities, the hotel is ideal for either a business trip or a family vacation or romantic visit to Versailles.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      St Nom-la-Breteche; La Boulie; Golf National; St Cloud; Feucherolles; Joyenval; Bethemont; St Germain

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