The Country Club of The Golden Nuggett


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   The Country Club of The Golden Nuggett Est. 2015

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The Country Club of The Golden Nuggett, home to a well-rated open parkland layout, is located on a peninsula of land that juts out into Bayou Contraband. Complementing the course is onsite accommodation in the Golden Nuggett Hotel & Casino, and right alongside is the 18-hole Contraband Bayou golf course, complete with its own hotel and casino. Course description, images and other details to follow soon.

Stay & Play at Golden Nuggett: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Making Contact

The Country Club of The Golden Nuggett
2550 Golden Nugget Blvd,
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
USA
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Office   +1 (844) 777 4653 (toll free)
Pro Shop   +1 (337) 508 4653
Fax

 

Email   reservations@gnlcm.com
Website   www.goldennugget.com
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Golf Pro
 
John Hurt (Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Relatively flat terrain.
 
Surroundings: Wetland, resort setting and several holes alongside the Bayou Contraband waterway.
 
Designer: Todd Eckenrode
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6909 6105 5312
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.4 70.8 70.6
 
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How2Get There?

5 mi SW of Lake Charles.
From New Orleans: take I-10 west towards Lake Charles. Merge onto the I-210 Loop W via exit 34. Take exit 3 for Golden Nugget Blvd.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 visitor fee, 18-holes: $159 (non-resort guest); $129 (resort guest). [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


Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

Lake Charles is the fifth largest city in Louisiana, behind New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport and Lafayette. Located on Lake Charles, Prien Lake and the Calcasieu River, it is a significant regional centre for the oil and gas industry, as well as being Louisiana's biggest gaming market ... courtesy of the L'Auberge du Lac and Golden Nuggett casinos.

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Published Ranking
2017-18 Golf Digest rating: 10th best course in Louisiana.
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Location

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Latitude: (30.203784)
Longitude: (-93.267006)
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Golden Nuggett Casino Hotel 4-star
2550 Golden Nugget Blvd, Lake Charles, LA 70601.
+1 (844) 4 NUGGET
www.goldennugget.com

The Golden Nuggett Hotel & Casino resort offers an 18-hole championship golf course, 740 guest rooms, several onsite dining options, Vegas-style casino, Spa, swimming pools, private beach front, marina and shops.

Golf at this hotel Golden Nuggett.
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Golf within 5 miles Contraband Bayou (next door).
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Golf within 20 miles Gray Plantation (6 mi).
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