Recognized as one of the six Celtic Nations, Brittany has long been a popular destination in France with it’s wild coastal landscapes and unspoiled environment and nature. On top of this is the rich culture of delicious cuisine with bountiful seafood dishes and regional wines, giving this region in the extreme north-western tip of France a very distinct identity. It is for these reasons that Brittany has become a world renowned site for golf, offering a very different experience for UK players wishing to explore further afield.
With it’s close proximity to the UK Brittany is the perfect choice for Golfers who hate the fuss of tedious travel options. Daily flights to Nantes and Brest, taking just an hour and a half, mean you can hit the course the same morning you leave on your holiday. What’s more, regular ferry routes mean you can take your car straight to Brittany, allowing you to carry as much golf equipment as you need.
Golfy makes playing in Brittany even more easy and reasonably priced, with their club card giving 30% off green fees on 13 different courses in the region as well as great savings on local hotels.
Take a look at a few of our top picks:
Carantec – Northern Brittany
With stunning views overlooking the Morlaix Bay in Northern Brittany, Carantec offers a challenge for players at all levels.
Cornouaille – Southern Brittany
Exceptional views of the bay, combined with some really interesting water hazards make for a fantastic game of golf. The 18th century clubhouse is the perfect spot for a post-putt drink.
Saint-Cast – North-east Brittany
Sweeping views of the Emerald Coast, and only 40 minutes drive from the historic walled city of Saint-Malo. 18 holes with a high standard of technical difficulty.
The Golfy E-Card is the must have accessory for all Golf lovers wanting to sample the greens of France. With savings of up to 30% on green fees and 20% off hotel accommodation for you and a guest (with the platine card), the Golfy card enables you to reach your A-game without breaking the bank.
What’s more, the Golfy E-card is available to residents outside of France at a massively cut price of €49 as opposed to €110.
Savings on Hotels
The Golfy E-Card offers discounts 15 different hotels nearby golf courses in Brittany, as well as 130 hotels over France. So if you are the kind of person who likes to wake up early and tee off just as the sun has hit the green, you’ll no undoubtedly be looking for accommodation as close to the course as possible. The Golfy E-Card App provides a map of nearby hotels, and grants you 15% off the price. If you opt for the Platine card, you and a guest will receive a 20% discount!
The Golfy Indigo E-Card is €49 for residents outside of France