Thanks to its warm, sunny climate and few rainy days, Antibes and the French Riviera is the perfect spot for a round of golf. Enthusiasts and visitors have plenty golf courses at their disposal to practise this sport, most of which welcome tourists and other non-members
Royal Mougins Golf Course
Founded in 1993, the Royal Mougins Golf Club is a course of exceptional quality. Designed by world-famous American architect, the late Robert von Hagge, the par 71, 18-hole course extends for 6,004 m through a lush, wooded vale.Located just a 10 minute drive from Cannes, the club is situated in the peaceful village of Mougins as part of the Royal Mougins Resort & Hotel.
Opio Valbonne Golf Course, Opio
Set between Cannes, Nice and Grasse, the Golf Club of Opio Valbonne is one of the jewels in the crown of the Riviera.It is an 18 hole course, set amidst the sea and the mountains, at the heart of a magnificent domain. Protected by 220 hectares of undulating landscape in the shade of century-old trees, you will even find a Gallo Roman aqueduct!Just a few minutes from some of the most beautiful coastlines of the Côte d’Azur, this site, sheltered from the wind, benefits from a sunny climate and an ideal geographical position.At the golf course, the Château de la Bégude offers you the opportunity to return to traditional values, which has contributed to the success of the region.
Saint Donat Golf Course, Mouans-Sartoux
The 18 hole course is a beautiful par 71 and is 6031 metres long. Enjoy its fabulous green and wooded landscapes.The 9 hole par 3 pitch & putt allows the beginning golfers to take their first steps in the game of golf, and the experienced players to improve their short game. This 695-metre long course will offer you the same playing conditions and is exceptionally maintained from the greens to the fairways.The golf course also offers a bar, restaurant and pro shop with lessons available for those who want to improve their technique.
Le Provencal Golf Course, Biot
Located in the heart of Sophia Antipolis, Provençal Golf and its 9-hole course (Par 35, 2800 m) offers a breathtaking panorama of the Alps and the hinterland of Nice.The route goes up and down hills through pines and cork oaks, shrubs and flowers, with large undulating greens and meets the expectations of any golfer.
The Cannes-Mougins Golf Club provides all features you are expecting from a modern golf within an historical environment. The Cannes Country Club was founded in 1923 by a group of illustrious gentlemen such as Aga Khan, Prince Pierre of Monaco and Baron Edouard de Rothschild.
Cannes-Mougins Golf Course, Mougins
Famous for the quality of its course and infrastructures, Cannes-Mougins Golf & Country Club has become the ultimate location on the French Riviera for golfers of Europe and the rest of the world.This 18 hole, 6906 yards course is nestled in the heart of the Valmasque forest in a protected environment which is unique on the French Riviera. In the Valmasque forest, the course is crossed by a river, the Bouillide River. Indeed, a great course in a great environment.
Valescure Golf Course, Saint Raphael
The oldest golf course in the Var department, created in 1895, the Valescure Golf Club is surrounded by Pines. With a length of 5005 meters for a Par 68, this course offers several relatively short holes, which at first may make it look easy to negotiate. The impression is misleading because, in fact, the narrow fairways, difficult roughs, many water hazards and rather small greens are all elements that require continuous reflection and wisdom in the choice of clubs.
Old Golf Course, Cannes-Mandelieu
The Cannes-Mandelieu Old Race golf course was made in 1891. There are two courses here, the course Le Grand Duc which is the original nine hole course, and the Old Course which is a par 71, 18 hole course.A surprising feature of the course is the ferry that takes you across the Siagne river from the 2nd to 3rd and 12th to 13th holes!
Gold Course de la Grande Bastide, Opio
Situated between Nice and Cannes, the Grande Bastide golf course is in one of the beautiful parts of the Côte d’Azur. In the heart of the perfume-producing region of Grasse, the course offers magnificent views of the Niçoise hinterland and beautiful Provencal scenery.The 18 hole course is characterised by wide-open fairways and greens protected by numerous bunkers and water obstacles.