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Le Touquet Golf Resort joins the European Tour Destinations

Laurent Boissonnas and Ian Knox – © Golf du Touquet

After a transformation of several million euros in recent years, Le Touquet Golf Resort and its three courses inaugurate a new golden age of European golf, with contemporary comfort and a charming hotel.

A century after Le Touquet was Europe’s hottest resort in the Roaring Twenties, France’s chic hospitality and sandy beaches are once again poised to be the envy of golfers the world over.

Le Touquet Golf Resort joins the European Tour Destinations

© Golf of Le Touquet

“We are a well-known and established golf resort in the north of France, particularly with British and Belgian golfers”, said Charles Debruyne, director of the Touquet Golf Resort golf club. “Our ambition is to build on this base and attract an increasingly international clientele. »

Laurent Boissonnas, Managing Director of Resonance Golf Collection, said: “European Tour Destinations is a quality label for tournaments and we believe that being part of the network will help create a step change in our business, allowing us to tap into industry best practices, the wealth and breadth of expert knowledge, as well as the opportunity to learn from like-minded people.”

“This is an exciting time for golf tourism and the industry as a whole”added Ian Knox, Head of European Tourist Destinations. “It is only fitting that a site of the caliber of Le Touquet Golf Resort is ready to take advantage of the rebound in the global travel industry, and we look forward to working closely with them to attract a more international clientele. »

Just an hour’s drive from the Calais terminus of the Eurotunnel along the A16, Le Touquet Golf Resort is an easily accessible destination for golfers from the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands, as well as visitors international airports arriving in Paris via Charles de Gaulle airport, a two-hour drive away.

The critically acclaimed La Mer course has received industry praise for its recent restoration – which includes the recovery of four original Harry Colt and Charles “Hugh” Alison holes lost in the dunes during World War II, which which earned it 22nd place in the influential Golf World Top 100 Golf Courses in Continental Europe in 2021 – Le Touquet Golf Resort offers 45 exceptional golf courses surrounded by a natural landscape of sand dunes, pine forests and great skies.

Its transformation also included the construction of a stunning contemporary clubhouse, designed taking inspiration from the vast beaches and dunes that characterize the northeast coast of France, and the complete renovation of the Manoir Hôtel into a modern boutique property. of 41 rooms. , suites and individually styled bungalows.

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