Golf courses near the Atlantic Ocean
In the Basque Country, the golf clubs closest to the sea are Biarritz Le Phare, the Golf de Chiberta in Anglet, the Centre International d’Entraînement Golf d’Ilbarritz, Bidart, in the Landes, and the Golf de Moliets.
Biarritz, on the Basque Coast, is one of the most renowned resorts on the Atlantic coast and is Europe's historical surfing capital. It is home to one of the continent’s oldest golf courses, the Golf Biarritz le Phare, located in the heart of the town and close to the sea shore.
In Bidart, next to Biarritz and Saint-Jean-de-Luz, you’ll find the Centre d’Entraînement du Golf d’Ilbarritz, a huge driving range in 7 hectares of greenery overlooking the sea, a unique venue in Europe. This is where high-level golfers come to practice, but it is also ideal for beginners. 9 holes overlooking the sea, par 32, 2,176 metres long.
The Golf de Chiberta is located in Anglet, a seaside resort with eleven beaches, popular for its coastline walkway. The Golf de Chiberta combines links and inland between the seashore and the pine forest. The seashore holes are an unforgettable experience. Chiberta in Anglet is a classic must-do for golfers visiting the Basque Coast.
At the Golf de Moliets, an 18-hole course in the Landes between Biarritz and Bordeaux, play in pine forests and seaside links holes.