Golf de Saint Germain


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Golf de Saint Germain Est. 1924

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Golf de Saint Germain is home to a Harry Colt designed gem that oozes quality and old world charm at every turn. Many regard it as one of Colt's finest continental designs. Taking a relatively flat area of woodland with a railway running through it, the great man set to work and skilfully crafted a wonderful variety of excellent golf holes.

Apart from the need for care as you cross the railway line (four times), this is a course to relax on, swing easy and soak up the beautiful woodland atmosphere. Like most Colt courses, St Germain is blessed with an outstanding collection of par-3s. At these and several other holes the greens are elevated, with large stylish bunkers defending them. At the short par-4 10th for example, attempts to drive the green will most likely fail. If you do get close, a wall of bunkers in front of the green will invariably mean a sandy second shot.

The clubhouse, beautiful in its resplendent dark green and white livery, offers food and wines of the highest quality. Don't miss out on lunch if you do visit; it's one of the best in any of the golf clubs around Paris.

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Making Contact

Golf de Saint Germain
Route de Poissy,
Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Ile-de-France F-78100
France
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Office   +33 (0)1 39 10 30 30
Pro Shop   +33 (0)1 39 73 87 48
Fax

  +33 (0)1 39 10 30 31

Email   info@golfsaintgermain.org
Website   www.golfstg.org
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Golf Pro
 
Olivier Saint-Hilaire
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Harry Colt
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6122 5810 5224
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 72 71 72
 
At the Same Location:
9-hole par-33 Genets course (2,030 metres); also designed in 1922 by Harry Colt.
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How2Get There?

25 km NW of centre of Paris.
From St Germain-en-Laye follow the D190 direction Poissy for approx 3.2 km. Golf is well sign-posted on your left.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: €90 (weekdays only). [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. Closed Mondays.  Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: men 24; women 28.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Saint Germain has hosted several French Open championships, the last of which was won by Seve Ballesteros in 1985 (for full details see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Saint Germain).

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Published Ranking
2016 Golf World rating: 38th best course in continental Europe.
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Location

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Latitude: (48.918876)
Longitude: (2.058520)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Pavillon Henri IV 4-star
21 rue Thiers, 78100 Saint-Germain-en-Laye
+33 (0)1 39 10 15 15
www.pavillon-henri-4.com

Once the residence of Louis XIV - the 'Sun King' - the Pavillon Henri IV offers an exceptional panoramic view of the Seine Valley all the way to Paris. The hotel, which opened in 1850, has the feeling of an ancient manor, with 42 rooms, a restaurant and reception rooms.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km St Germain; Bethemont.
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Golf within 30 km Golf National; La Boulie; Feucherolles; St Nom-la-Bretesche (private); Joyenval (private).
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