Laid out over 80 years ago, the course at Divonne-Les-Bains is a fantastic example of mountain golf, carved into the monumental pine trees that cover the slopes.
Measuring 6,343 yards, this is by no means the longest course you will encounter, but there are many holes that have tricky dog-legs and subtle slopes, which make position from the tee absolutely crucial to success at Divonne-Les-Bains.
It is often prudent to play conservatively from the tee, but even if your golf game goes to pieces, the spectacular mountain views are guaranteed. Famous visitors include Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson and Johnny Miller, so why not follow in their footsteps by booking your next golf holiday at Domaine du Divonne?
The traditional clubhouse offers warm respite and is the perfect place to meet for a drink to digest the day's golf.
Domaine du Divonne is a member of the Leading Hotels Of The World group, and is an exclusive resort of the highest standard. Situated a short drive North of Geneva, visitors to the stunning destination will enjoy views of the Jura Mountains and Mont Blanc, continental Europe's loftiest peak.
The service is impeccable in the hotel at Domaine du Divonne, which boasts 133 elegant and spacious bedrooms and suites. Decorated in either a contemporary bourgeois or art deco style, the guest rooms are equipped with all the modern conveniences, and are complete with private balconies that look out upon the lakes or mountains.
The stunning Alpine destination presents the opportunity to experience a fantastic range of activities and pursuits, and with luxury exuding from every aspect of the resort, it is clear why Domaine du Divonne is firmly entrenched among the elite of golf holiday venues in France.
Guests at Domaine du Divonne can use the lovely outdoor swimming pool and its sun terrace, while those in need of pampering should head for the health and beauty salon, whose specialities include massages, facials and relaxations treatments. Given the resort's Alpine surroundings, you can try your hand at a fantastic range of winter pursuits, or alternatively horse riding, mountain-biking, hiking, fishing and tennis are all possibilities.
The comprehensive Domaine Du Divonne has 5 different restaurants; choose from La Terrasse, Le Pavillon, The Four Seasons, Le Léman and Le Magic.
The hotel has excellent bars, including the grandiose Presidents Bar.
The Casino de Divonne is one of France's finest; it holds the record for a European jackpot, and has 355 slot machines, as well as black jack, roulette and poker tables.