Makila Golf Club


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Makila Golf Club Est. 1992

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Makila Golf Club: With the folding hills of the French Basque country all around and the more distant Pyrenees mountains in the background, you can be sure of wonderful views from the Makila course. The hilly terrain also creates some relatively stiff and long climbs between the holes. The layout, designed by American Rocky Roquemore, is a good one with many stylish looking holes.

Initially you could well find Makila a challenging and technical layout. The surrounding woodland (predominantly oak) and many "in-range" Basque-style holiday houses demand straight-hitting from the tee on several holes. There is space to be found on the fairways, although much of it only apparent after you've played the course a few times.

The front-nine contains some of the layout's best holes, with the most scenic views coming on the back-nine. Seven holes on the back-nine loop are played on the other side of a busy local road, although any traffic noise is not too bothersome on the course. The greens here are excellent and bunkering more than adequate, though general maintenance standards can fluctuate.

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Making Contact

Makila Golf Club
Route de Cambo,
Bassussarry, nr Biarritz, Aquitaine F-64200
France
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Office   +33 (0)5 59 58 42 42
Pro Shop   +33 (0)5 59 58 42 42
Fax

  +33 (0)5 59 58 42 48

Email   contact@makilagolfclub.com
Website   www.makilagolfclub.com
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb / hilly
 
Surroundings: Residential, woodland and rural countryside.
 
Designer: Rocky Roquemore
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6107 5646 4988
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 72.9 70.6 72,2
 
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How2Get There?

6 km SE of Biarrtiz
From the A63 motorway (Biarritz - Bordeaux) take exit 5 (Bayonne Sud). At roundabout after toll follow the D932 direction Ustaritz. After 2.6 km at roundabout turn right into "Domaine Makila".

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-July thru' Aug): €68. Mid-season (April thru' mid-July & Sept/Oct) €59. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Makila's full name is in fact Makila Golf Club Bayonne Bassussary Pays Basque. The club operates a discount green fee scheme (Golf Pass Biarritz) involving the following clubs in the Biarritz area: Arcangues, Bayonne (Makila), Biarritz, Ilbarritz, Moliets, Seignosse.

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Location

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Latitude: (43.4412272421)
Longitude: (-1.4890766144)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Residence Makila Royal Club 3-star
Golf du Makila, Route de Cambo, 64200 Bassussarry
+33 (0)5 59 31 34 64
www.makilagolfclub.com



Golf at this hotel Makila
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Golf within 10 km Arcangues
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Golf within 30 km Chiberta; Hossegor (35 km); Seignosse (40 km)
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Hotel Residence Mer & Golf Anglet 3&4-star
47 boulevard de la Mer, 64600 Anglet, Biarritz
+33 (0)5 59 52 70 00
www.meretgolf.fr

Located 1 km from the heart of Biarritz.

Golf at this hotel Golf de Biarritz le Phare (not featured in Where2Golf.com)
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Golf within 10 km Chiberta; Arcangues; Makila.
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Golf within 30 km Hossegor; Seignosse
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