Set in the heart of a magnificent 200-acre estate, the Hotel and Spa at Le Domaine de la Bretesche is without doubt one of the most grandiose destinations for a golf holiday in France.
The golf course at Domaine de la Bretesche is carved through a 100-year-old forest, and is regarded as one of the most beautiful in France.
Designed by Sir Henry Cotton in the mid 1960s, the championship course reaches 6,649 yards from the back tees, and is always maintained in immaculate condition. The course is laid out around the chateau and surrounding lake, and is a technical challenge that is the perfect holiday golf course.
The stunning surroundings will make up for any disappointments on the course, which is the perfect complement to La Bretesche's fairytale chateau hotel.
Bordered by ancient towering trees and banks of immaculate rhododendrons, the hotel is a tasteful conversion of a 15th century chateau, perched on the banks of a lovely lake.
There are 36 rooms and junior suites housed inside, producing an intimate and exclusive atmosphere at what is a venue for the discerning golfer, not forgetting its 5 Villas and 17 Cottages. With unrivalled natural beauty enveloping the entire estate, there are few more impressive destinations for a golf holiday than Domaine de la Bretesche.
The luxurious spa offers specialist treatments that include aromatherapy, reflexology and relaxing massages, while the leisure complex also features a jacuzzi and indoor and outdoor swimming pools. There are outstanding beauty treatments on offer, while the estate offers tennis, mountain biking, hiking, horse riding, hunting and more.
Gastronomy is an important facet of any trip to La Bretesche; from the resident sommelier to the exquisite terrace, the a la carte experience is special from the first minute to the last; Le Montaigu has been awarded a star by the Michelin Guide.