Golf de la Boulie (La Vallée course)


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Golf de la Boulie (La Vallée course) Est. 1901

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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.

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Making Contact

Golf de la Boulie, Racing Club de France
Rue Pont Colbert,
Versailles, Ile-de-France F-78000
France
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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

Email   golfdelaboulie@rcf.asso.fr
Website   www.racingclubdefrance.net/racing/golf
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Willie Park Jr.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
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.
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How2Get 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.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season: weekdays €75. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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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.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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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.

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Location

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Latitude: (48.785442)
Longitude: (2.149758)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Chateau de Versailles Hotel 4-star
2 bis, avenue de Paris, 78004 Versailles
+33 (0)1 39 07 46 46
www.accorhotels.com

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
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Golf within 10 km La Boulie; Golf National; St Cloud.
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Golf within 30 km St Germain; Courson.
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Hotel Novotel Château de Versailles 3-star
4 Blvd St Antoine, 78152 Le Chesnay
+33 (0)1 39 54 96 96
www.accorhotels.com

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
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Golf within 10 km No
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Golf within 30 km St Nom-la-Breteche; La Boulie; Golf National; St Cloud; Feucherolles; Joyenval; Bethemont; St Germain
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