Best Golf Courses of the French Riviera

French Riviera with its unique weather offers beautiful golf courses, play between sea and hillside with its fantastic surrounding all year long. Find a list, and information about those best Golf Courses of the French Riviera, in the below article.


  • Cannes-Mougins Golf Country Club
  • Royal Mougins Golf Club
  • Victoria Golf Club
  • Chateau de la Begude, Opio Valbonne Golf Club
  • Golf de Saint Donat
  • Golf Claux Amic
  • Golf de la Grande Bastide
  • Golf de Villeneuve Loubet
  • Golf de Biot
  • Provencal Golf
  • Cannes-Mandelieu Old Golf Course
  • Golf de Barbossi
  • Terre Blanche Golf Courses
  • Golf Bluegreen l’Estérel
  • Château de Taulane Golf Resort

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Golf Courses near Mougins and Valbonne

Cannes-Mougins Golf Country Club

Surely, there are golfs with a soul. Well known for the quality of its maintenance and ranked among the 10 best golf courses in France, the course of 6200 meters is nestled in the heart of the forest of Valmasque in a wooded and protected environment, which gives it its unique character on the Coast d’Azur. The course is superbly hilly and crossed by a river and many water hazards. The greens, particularly well protected, are known for their complexity and speed.

Cannes Mougins Golf Country Club

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Royal Mougins Golf Club

Royal Mougins Golf Club is a reference on the French Riviera, the Alpes-Maritimes and in Europe, for the quality of the championship 18-hole golf course of 6004-meter par 71 and for its technical nature, but also for its preserved natural environment and all the top-of-the-range services making it a unique place on the French Riviera.

Royal Golf Club Mougins French Riviera

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Victoria Golf Club

Victoria golf club Valbonne

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Chateau de la Begude, Opio Valbonne Golf Club

Le Château de la Bégude lies at the heart of Opio Valbonne golf course, one of the region’s oldest cogi41din4urses. Designed in 1966 by the renowned English course architect, Donald Harradine, the course straddles the two communes of Opio and Valbonne. It is one of the most popular courses among local players and foreign visitors alike. The front nine demands excellent approach shots and iron play, while the back nine tests players’ skill with their drivers and woods.

Chateau de la Begude Opio Valbonne Golf Club

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Golf courses near Opio and Grasse

Golf de Saint Donat

This magnificent Par 71 of 6031 meters will delight you by the diversity of its layout and its raised landscapes born of the pen of Robert Trent Jones Junior.

Golf Club Saint Donat Chateauneuf Grasse

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Golf Claux Amic

On the hillside between Cabris and Grasse. This splendid 18 holes by 72, 5874 meters length, offers a compromise between length and precision. Throughout the course, the sights are stunning, side Sea and side Mountain. You stop a few moments on the hole n°3: the Islands of Lerins are with your feet! Undulating and rather technical, the players will have to inform of tactic and precision rather than of the power of drives.

Golf Club Claux Amic French Riviera

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Golf de la Grande Bastide

The Grande Bastide golf course is one of the Côte d’Azur’s most famous. It is situated at the heart of the region of perfumes, at the foot of the hills of the Niçoise hinterland. Blending perfectly with its environment, it offers magnificent views of Grasse, Opio, and Châteauneuf de Grasse. Designed by Cabell Robinson, once a partner of Robert Trent Jones Senior, the course is essentially contemporary. It offers the golfer wide-open fairways and greens protected by numerous bunkers and water obstacles.

golf grande bastide Grasse

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French Riviera golf courses near Biot

Golf de Villeneuve Loubet / La Vanade

Golf Villeneuve Loubet La Vanade


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 Golf de Biot

Golf de Biot Bastide du Roy

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Provencal Golf

It is in the heart of Sophia Antipolis that the golf course of Le Provencal Golf lays its fairways bordered by various trees. The Provencal Golf and its nine holes golf courses (2800 meters) boasts a spectacular view of the alps and Nice countryside.

Provencal Golf Sophia Antipolis Antibes

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Golf courses near Cannes and Mandelieu

Cannes-Mandelieu Old Golf Course

One of the oldest golf courses on the French Riviera, located between the mountain and sea.

Golf Old Course Cannes Mandelieu

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Golf de Barbossi

Riviera Golf de Barbossi Mandelieu la Napoule

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Terre Blanche Golf Courses

Terre Blanche was voted for the second time “Best Golf Resort in France 2019 by Golf World (UK). And in France, the website gave Terre Blanche top ranking as the Best Golf Resort in France with 36-holes.

Le Château 18-hole Course

This demanding 6,616-metre 18-hole course offers an exciting challenge for ambitious golfers. The bunkers, greens, and flag positions give a true taste of the game at a Championship Course. It rewards the precision and length of stroke of the best players. There are many spectacular water hazards. In 2017, Le Château was ranked 14th by Golf World Magazine UK’s Best Courses in Continental Europe.

Le Riou 18-hole Course

Set on a hillside overlooking the hilltop villages of the Pays de Fayence, Le Riou is a technical 18-hole, 6,005-meter long golf course which rewards strategy and precision. This course is exclusively open to Club Members, their guests, and hotel guests. Every year it hosts the 1st stage of the Ladies European Tour Access Series (LETAS): Terre Blanche Ladies Open.


Terre Blanche Spa Golf club

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Golf Bluegreen l’Estérel

Golf Blue Green Esterel Frejus

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Château de Taulane Golf Resort

Discover The golf of Chateau de Taulanecreated and designed by Golf Champion Gary Player: for his first realization in France, he chose this amazing place, at 1000 meters high, at the foot of the mountains and in the heart of Provençal nature, 40 minutes from Grasse and 1 hour from Nice and Cannes. Absolute calm, over 120 hectares, and nearly 6300 meters, with seven lakes, in the heart of an amazing nature of Gorges du Verdon. Diversity of the holes and the many tees of departure will seduce amateur and professional golfers, who will oscillate between sustained rhythms and calm of the place.

Golf Chateau de Taulane Marte

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