Baltic's and Northern Europe Golf Courses
Baltic's and Northern Europe Courses
Regent Seven Seas Cruises in conjunction with our local tour operators has established contacts with the listed golf courses. Our goal is to offer you the most assistance and flexibility in planning your golf rounds. In addition to a brief description of the golf course, we have listed the distance from the port, approximate taxi fare, yardage, Par, green fees and cart rental or pull trolley fees and contact information.
We recommend that you contact the courses you desire to play prior to leaving home to book your tee times or check course availability for the date you will be in that port. If pre-booking tee times, please remember to allow at least 1 hour if in addition to the transfer time to reach the course, allowing for ship’s clearance and debark procedures. If the ship is at anchor, additional time may be required. Please advise the Tour Staff as early as possible about your pre-arranged golf excursions in order that they may assist you in securing transfers to the course. RSSC does not hold tee times at any courses, but the Tour Staff can assist in booking tee times for you once on board subject to availability. Payments are made directly to the course. Please be aware that you may need local currency and encounter language difficulties if venturing independently. Be sure to allow sufficient time to return prior to ship’s sailing time.
Golf Clubs and Handicaps
You should advise the Tour Staff at the time of making a golf reservation whether you would need to rent clubs or not. These are subject to availability. For guests bringing their own golf clubs, they may be stored by the vessel on request and will be delivered to the gangway in ports where you register to play golf. Golf courses may require handicap certificates and it is suggested that you bring yours along with you. RSSC cannot accept any liability should a course impose handicap restrictions. Please note that prices are subject to change. Individual rates may be quoted in US dollar or local currency.
Bordeaux, France Le Medoc Golf Club
This championship golf course is considered one of the finest in Europe. The course is fairly flat with many water holes, gorse roughs and extremely contoured greens. With a mixture of tree lined and open fairways it makes this course very enjoyable for viewing and playing. This ‘Chateau Course’ founded in 1989, is usually compared to a Scottish links. It was ranked 23rd out of the top 50 courses in continental Europe. Large, fast greens, with long par 4’s, make it a very challenging.
Distance: 13 miles / 45 min
Length: 6,842 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 71
Cherbourg France Omaha Beach Golf
The three nine-hole courses can be played in any combination. But " l’Etang" a barren an hilly layout, does not have the character of "Le Bocage" ( in typically Norman countryside) or "La Mer". The latter two form the most consistent combination in terms of golfing and visual unity. "La Mer" unwinds over rolling landscape, includes a few holes on a plateau overlooking one of the D-Day beaches and providing magnificent views over the coastline and English Channel.
Distance: 56 miles / 60 min
Yardage: 6,229 yards Holes/Par: 27/72 (18 hole)
Dover, England Broome Park, Barham
The course was designed by Donald Steel and is built in the parkland surrounding the Mansion house. It is 6,610 yards long from the medal tees and is both Par 72 and SSS 72. The 1st and the 10th start from the club in a conventional design. Broome Park is built around a rolling valley and has superb views from all parts of the course
Distance: 12 miles / 30 min
Yardage: 6,172 yards Holes/Par: 18/72
Dublin, Ireland Royal Dublin Golf Course
Situated at North Bull Island in County Dublin City, this lovely course was founded in 1885 and is known for its fine conditioning and design subtleties. The course plays to 6,573 yards, par 72 ands is well known for challenging finishing holes
Distance: 5 miles / 15 min
Yardage: 6,573 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72
Dublin, Ireland St. Margaret’s Golf & Country Club
An excellent parkland course designed by Ruddy and Craddock. The Irish Women's Open was held at this venue in 1994 and 1995. Laura Davies commented "a great course, I wouldn't change anything about it". This course is known for one of the strongest and most exciting finishing holes in the world. The design makes wide use of water hazards to challenge the most experienced golfer
Distance: 8 miles / 40 min Taxi Fare: €25 - 28 Green Fee: €65-80 Club Rental: €20
Yardage: 7,000 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: €40 / €3.50 Web: www.stmargaretsgolf.com
Tel: 353 (1) 864-0400 Fax: 353 (1) 864-0408 Email: email@example.com
Dublin, Ireland Portmarnock Links
Portmarnock Golf Links is considered one of Ireland's most prestigious and challenging courses. Designed by Bernhard Langer, the course is laid out on the classic link's landscape, which once formed part of the old Jameson Estate. From the 1st hole, a short par 4 framed on the right by an ancient graveyard and a fairway traversed by water, to the magnificent 18th a golfing masterpiece, each distinctive hole provides a unique and exciting challenge
Distance: 10 miles / 40 min Taxi Fare: €25 - 30 Green Fee: €110-130 Club Rental: €30
Yardage: 6,255 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 71 Cart /Trolley: €40 / €5.00 Web: www.portmarnok.com
Tel: 353 (1) 846-0611 Fax: 353 (1) 846-2442 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Edinburgh, Scotland St. Andrews
St Andrews is a must play destination for every avid golfer. Owing to its fame and popularity, booking the Old Course has become extremely difficult. It is already fully booked for this year. However a variety of other courses are open for bookings that must be made in writing at least 30 days prior to the date of intended play. Guests wishing to play St Andrews are encouraged to make direct contact with the course using the details below.
Distance: 60 miles / 75 min Taxi Fare: 80/100 Green Fee: variable Club Rental:
Yardage: 6,566 yards Holes/Par: 72 Cart /Trolley:
Fowey, England Carlyon Bay
This is a cliff top Cornish Golf course with fine views overlooking the Fowey Estuary and Falmouth Bay area.
Distance: 5 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 8 o/w Green Fee: 29 Club Rental: limited
Yardage: 6,004 yards Holes/Par: 18/72 Cart /Trolley: 20/2
Tel: 44 (01726) 814-228 Fax: 44 (01726) 814-250 Email: n/a
Located in the quiet village of Postołowo, about 26 kilometers from busy Gdansk. This is a 24-hole championship course designed by golf architect Mr. Jeremy Turner. He provides a summary of the course – “The course itself will be quite spectacular with the magnificent lake offering breathtaking possibilities for dramatic golf holes. What I have tried to do with this beautiful tract of land was to create a golf course that is really challenge to the good player. At the same time I wanted to do it very enjoyable for the higher handicapper." The course is built according to the strict USGA standards.
Distance: 44 miles / 60 min Taxi Fare: $50 Green Fee: $51 Club Rental: $30
Yardage: 7,529 yards (back tee) Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: $5
Greenock, Scotland Greenock Golf Course
This is an inland Moorland course designed by Braid. No visitors on Saturdays. Taxi transport is required
Distance: 1 mile / 10 min Taxi Fare: 5 o/w Green Fee: 25/30 Club Rental: 10
Yardage: 5,888 yards Holes/Par: 18/69 Cart /Trolley: n/a Trolley 3
Tel: 44 (01775) 720-793 Fax: 44 (01775) 791-912 Email: n/a
Guernsey, Channel Islands Royal Guernsey
This links type course is well maintained and offers several spectacular holes with lively views. The course was re-designed by notable architect Mackenzie Ross after World War II. Taxi transport is required.
Distance: 2 miles / 10 min Taxi Fare: 5 o/w Green Fee: 36 Club Rental: 7.50
Yardage: 6,215 yards Holes/Par: 18/70 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44 (01481) 245-070 Fax: 44 (01481) 42670 Email: Royalgolf@guernsey.net
Helsinki Finland Helsinki Golf Club
handicap certificate is required to play this course. The course stands ready for you for an enjoyable golf round in Helsinki that is on the same latitude as Anchorage in Alaska! Due to the limited time the ship spends in Helsinki, golf may not be possible, or would be restricted to a 9 hole round.
Distance: 5 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 26 Euro o/w Green Fee: 77 Euro Club Rental: 47 Euro
Yardage: 6,447 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 71 Cart /Trolley: n/a / Pull Trolley included in Green Fee
Tel: 358 (9) 22 52 37 10 Fax: 358 (9) 22 52 37 37 Email: email@example.com
Holyhead, Wales, UK Holyhead Golf course
wild Parkland course located in attractive Treaddur Bay only a short distance from the port of Holyhead, with views over the bay and out to sea. Taxi transport is required.
Distance: 2 miles 10 min Taxi Fare: 5 o/w Green Fee: 20(25w/e) Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 5,237 yards Holes/Par: 18/67 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44 (1407) 762-022 Fax: as telephone Email: n/a
Honfleur , France Golf of Deauville st Gatean
In the heart of the "Pays d’Auge " between Deauville and Honfleur, the St Gatean Golf Courses provide everything from a superb coastline, magnificent countryside and elegant shopping at Deauville. The Golf Course is surrounded by forest and includes a valley that presents a challenge to the most enthusiastic golfer as there is plenty of sand and strategic water.
Distance: 5 miles / 15 min Taxi Fare: 23 € o/w Green Fee: €30/€41 Club Rental: €10
Yardage: 7,313 yards Holes/Par: 27/72 (18 holes)Cart /Trolley: €30/ €4
Tel: 33 (2) 31 65 19 89 Fax: 33 (2) 31 65 11 24 Email: n/a
Invergordon, Scotland, Invergordon Golf Course
The course is a lush parkland layout with some good testing par 4's and some picturesque short par 3's, especially the 8th with its natural pond and a green surrounded by the rhododendron bushes. A new clubhouse was built in the 1980's and the course was extended to 18 holes in 1997. Seven of the previous nine holes were retained and the new layout redesigned so that the old mixes with the new.
Distance: 2 miles / 10 min Taxi Fare: 5 o/w Green Fee: 15 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 6,030 yards Holes/Par: 18/69 Cart /Trolley: trolley 2
Tel: 44 (1349) 852-715 Fax: 44 (134) 985-2715 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kirkwall, Orkney Islands Kirkwall Golf Course
Parkland course located one wile west of Kirkwall.
Distance: 1 mile / 10 min Taxi Fare: 5 o/w Green Fee: 15 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 5,411 yards Holes/Par: 18/67 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44(01856) 872-457 Fax: 44 (01856) 874-165 Email: n/a
La Corua/Vigo, Spain Club de Golf La Corua
This private members course plays to 6,672 yards and a par of 72. Set on a hillside, the course has panoramic views from most of the holes. The fairways are lined with various water hazards, palm trees and bunkers to force the golfer to use conservative course management to gain a good score. The course is always in excellent condition making this golf venue a special day. Lunch and soft drinks are included at the club at the completion of the round
Distance: 4 miles/ 15 min Taxi Fare: $8.00 o/w Green Fee: $60 / $98 Club Rental: $36
Yardage: 6,672 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: $50 / $17
Tel: 34 (981) 285 200 Fax: 34 (981) 280 332 Email: n/a
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, UK Shetland Golf Course
Moorland course 4 miles north of Lerwick
Distance: 4 miles / 15 min Taxi Fare: 7 o/w Green Fee: 15 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 5,776 yards Holes/Par: 18/68 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44(1595) 840-369 Fax: 44 (1595) 840-369 Email: n/a
London, England Wentworth Virginia Waters
This renowned championship course is located in Surrey Heathland just 25 miles from central London. With three courses, green fees range accordingly. Booking is allowed up to 30 days prior to arrival
Distance: 25 miles / 50 min Taxi Fare: 55 o/w Green Fee: 100/190 Club Rental: 30
Yardage: 6,421 yards Holes/Par: 18/73 Cart /Trolley: 35/3.50
Tel: 44 (1344) 842-201 Fax: 44 (1344) 842-804 Email: n/a
Portree, Isle of Skye Skeabost Golf Course
A rugged 9 hole Links belonging to the Skeabost House hotel in the heart of this tranquil Isle, with minimal formalities.
Distance: 6 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 10 o/w Green Fee: 10 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 3,224 yards Holes/Par: 9/59 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44 (1470) 532-202 Fax: 44(1470) 532-454 Email: n/a
Rouen, France Golf de Mont St. Aignan
Golf de Rouen, also known as Golf de Mont St Aignan, is a beautiful 18-hole Association course on the outskirts of Rouen. Tee times may be booked only on weekdays. English is not widely spoken at this club!
Distance: 8 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 25 € Green Fee Club Rental: as available
Yardage: 5,600 meters Holes/Par: 18/ 69 Cart /Trolley: €25 / €8
Tel: 33 (2) 35 76 38 65 Fax: 33 (2) 35 75 13 86 Email: n/a
Southampton, England Botley Park
Parkland Course central in Southampton
Distance: 6 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 10 o/w Green Fee: 30 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 5,562 yards Holes/Par: 18/70 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2Tel: 44 (01489) 789-771 Fax: 44 (01489) 789-771 Email: n/a
St Malo , France Golf des Ormes
Near the castle 16th century, in the heart of a 370-acre estate, Les Ormes golf course is a superb place for relaxation. The course is set in wooded parkland, amongst age-old trees and natural lakes. This is a challenging course , but it nevertheless suitable for all players whatever their handicap thanks to its staggered tees. The clubhouse is located in the castle’s 18th century outbuildings
Distance: 12 miles / 25 min Taxi Fare: €45.00 Green Fee: €46 Club Rental: €17
Yardage: 6,500 yards Holes/Par: 18/72 Cart /Trolley: €30 / €7
Tel: 33 (2) 99 58 96 69 Fax: n/a Email/Web: n/a
St. Malo, France Le Tronchet
Golf De St. Malo was designed on a grand scale as a championship course and is regarded as one of the best in Brittany. Set in rolling parkland, with wide undulating fairways and vast greens, its bunkers and strategically placed water will test the most skilled golfer. Without a doubt one of the finest new generation courses in France. The clubhouse, an old 17th century Priory, offers excellent views of the course
Distance: 18 miles / 30 min Taxi Fare: 40€ o/w Green Fee: €23/ €45 Club Rental: on request
Yardage: 6,615 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: €30 / €6
Tel: 33 (2) 99 58 96 69 Fax: 33 (2) 99 58 96 69 Email: n/a
Stockholm, Sweden Drottningholm Golf Course
Drottningholm Golf Course is a park course surrounded by woodland is situated near the residence of His Royal Highness the King of Sweden at Drottningholm Castle.
Distance: 10 miles / 20 min Taxi Fare: 350 o/w SEK Green Fee: 450 SEK Club Rental: upon request
Yardage: 6,373 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: 50 SEK Trolley only
Tel: 46 (08) 759-0085 Fax: 46 (08) 759-0851 Email: email@example.com
Stockholm, Sweden Saltsjbadens Golf Club
Saltsjbadens Golf Course is a narrow, undulating course set in a forest environment. There are excellent training opportunities with driving range, putting green, chip-and pitch green and sand bunker.
Distance: 12 miles / 40 min Taxi Fare: approx 400 SEK Green Fee: 420/280 SEK Club Rental: upon request
Yardage: 6,098 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: Trolley only
Handicap: 36 M / 36 W Tel: 46 (08) 717-0125 Fax: 46 (08) 556 167 39 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stornoway, UK Stornoway Golf Course
A well-designed and professionally maintained course with panoramic views of Stornoway Harbor and the Minch. At only 5,252 yards it may appear short by modern standards but there are plenty of hazards for wayward shots including mature trees, heather and gorse.
Distance: 1 mile / 5 min Taxi Fare: 3 o/w Green Fee: 20 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 5,252 yards Holes/Par: 18/67 Cart /Trolley: Trolley 2
Tel: 44 (01851) 702-240 Fax: n/a Email: n/a
Tallinn, Estonia Niitvalja Golf Course
This relatively new course has been designed to encompass and utilize the natural surroundings in an enjoyable way. Rolling fairways start out this course strategically between lakes and marshlands, reminiscent of Florida courses. The course winds its way into a forest of white birch up to 50 feet high! Each hole is different and leaves you with a memorable experience of golf in Estonia
Distance: 20 miles / 45 min Taxi Fare: $35.00 o/w Green Fee: $35.00 Club Rental: $14.00-34/set
Yardage: 6,195 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: Cart: $25.00 / Trolley: $3.00
Tel: 372 641-2107 Fax: 372 641-1069 Email: email@example.com
Tobermory, Mull, Scotland Tobermory Golf Course
This nine-hole golf course, founded in 1896, is one of the most beautifully situated golf courses in the world. The present "heath and heather" course, was designed by David Adams and built in 1935 on a superb site overlooking Tobermory Bay and the Sound of Mull, and is acknowledged as one of the most scenic courses in the whole of Scotland. Although hilly the course is suitable for trolleys
Distance: 1 mile / 5 min Tax
Distance: 1 mile / 5 min Taxi Fare: 3 o/w Green Fee: 13 Club Rental: 5
Yardage: 4,921 yards Holes/Par: 9/64 Cart /Trolley: Trolley Only 2
Tel: 44 (1688) 302-013 Fax: 44 (1688) 302-140 Email: n/a
Visby, Sweden Visby Golf Course
Distance: 16 miles / 20 min
Zeebrugge, Belgium Damme Golf & Country Club
Located between the historic cities of Brugge and Damme, surrounded by grasslands, ditches and poplars, lies the Damme Golf & Country Club. The 18-hole golf course offers many natural obstacles and is a fascinating challenge for every golf player. Beginners will find their way to the 9 holes compact course
Distance: 19 miles / 30 min Taxi Fare: €50 o/w Green Fee: €48-€60 Club Rental: €40
Yardage: 6,614 yards Holes/Par: 18 / 72 Cart /Trolley: Cart: €40 / Trolley: Cart /Trolley: Cart: €40 / Trolley: €4
Tel: 32 (50) 35 35 72 Fax: 32 (50) 35 89 25 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org