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Think green - about playing golf in the region

Think green - about playing golf in the region

With seemingly endless wide-open spaces and an agreeable climate, it’s hardly surprising that the Poitou-Charentes region and surrounding area are home to a thriving golf community. Join us as we find out more... 

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Château style - enjoy golf at Petit Chêne

Château style - enjoy golf at Petit Chêne

The Golf du Petit Chêne enjoys an enviable, secluded setting among lakes and woods – the beautifully-landscaped parkland of a gracious château which can trace its history back to the 13th Century. Just 3km from the village of Mazières-en-Gatine, between Parthenay and Niort, it’s conveniently located for golfers in Deux-Sèvres... 

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Riding high at Domaine des Forges Golf Club

Riding high at Domaine des Forges Golf Club

The Domaine des Forges Golf Resort is among the best-known courses in western France, and its readily accessible location between Poitiers, Niort and Parthenay puts it squarely in the sights of golfing aficionados from Belgium, Holland and across the Channel. But for the most part it’s the region’s own golfers who get to benefit from the Domaine’s comprehensive range of facilities... 

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Atlantic effect - La Palmyre Golf Club

Atlantic effect - La Palmyre Golf Club

Even a non-golfer would consider this something of a dream location – and if you happen to be a golfer, then it’s obviously a very nice place indeed to be able to refer to as your club. Which makes it all the more surprising that it first opened its doors as recently as 2009... 

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On (and in) the green at St Junien Golf Club

On (and in) the green at St Junien Golf Club

You might be forgiven for regarding today’s golfing world as something of an industry, but for a classic example of a more purist, down-to-earth approach look no further than the Golf de Saint Junien, a delightful 18-hole course between Chabanais and Limoges, beside the verdant vastness of the Parc Naturel Régional Limousin-Périgord...

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