The Evian Resort – Hotel Royal 5* & Hotel Ermitage 4*
Evian Resort - a top golf resort with two hotels overlooking Lake Geneva and a spectacular Alpine backdrop
By air - 3 Nights & 2 rounds of golf - inc B&B and car hire - from £719pp
The Golf Course
The Evian Resort is just 50km from Geneva airport, therefore very easy to get to. It was voted “Europe’s leading luxury golf resort” in 2015 at the World Luxury Hotel Awards.
The championship golf course has amazing views overlooking Lake Geneva with the Alpine mountain peaks as its backdrop. It is set in 148 acres of carefully maintained parkland that calls for a strategic approach to every hole. The course is one of the oldest in Europe and hosts the only regular ladies Major tournament on the continent.
Advanced courses, exercises and tools that use the latest technology and used by the game’s leading professionals have been installed to provide top-quality tuition. These are available at the David Leadbetter Golf Academy with its own practice areas for lessons.
There are several packages available to help you perfect, analyse and improve your swing ranging from private tuition sessions, group half-day and full day lessons, fitness and performance programme and mental conditioning. Please ask us for details.
The Hotel Royal 5*
Hotel Royal 5* is set in 19 acres of wooded parkland. It overlooks the charming little town of Evian-les-Bains on the shores of Lake Geneva. Built in 1900 and recently renovated it combines the charming architecture of the Belle Epoque with modern décor. The furnishings are contemporary with modern facilities. Its 150 bedrooms include 32 suites offering views either over the lake or the mountains.
There are 24 treatment rooms. A relaxation room, 2 heated swimming pools (indoor and outdoor), an outdoor hydro-circuit, jacuzzis, sauna, steam room and cold pool. Fitness areas include an aquagym pool, weights and cardio-training equipment room. The outdoor hydro-circuit, whirlpools, currents, water jets is the perfect way to revitalise your body after your round of golf.
The Restaurants & Bars
Les Fresques Restaurant has been awarded a 1-star Michelin in 2018. Located in the heart of the hotel with views over the lake, it offers a fine dining experience and booking in advance is advisable.
La Veranda Restaurant has beautiful views of the lake and the surrounding pine forest and mountains. It offers fresh delicious international dishes in a comfortable and relaxed setting.
With its wood panel walls, Le Bar is typical of the hotel’s Belle Epoque. A great place for an afternoon tea, meet before dinner and spend the night away.
In the summer months, l’Oliveraie pool side bar and offers a delicious buffet of Mediterranean specialities in a relaxed atmosphere.
The Hotel Ermitage 4*
This imposing hotel was built in 1908 and was recently completely renovated. Its 80 rooms are located on 4 floors with various configurations. The suites are a really good size and have a large balcony. They all offer amazing views overlooking the surrounding park, pines forests, mountains, and lake. It has a relaxed and informal feel therefore making it appealing for families.
Quatre Terres spa has 9 treatment rooms, gym, sauna, steam room, an indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools. Its treatments are inspired by the natural purification and minerals of the renown Evian water.
The Restaurants & Bars:
La Table Restaurant’s menu includes local, fresh products all served in a contemporary setting. There is a large terrace area overlooking the lake that opens during the summer months.
Restaurant La Bibliotheque (The Library) is a smaller and informal eatery. You can choose a selection of menu choices, snacks and drinks, available all day.
Le Birdie is a warm and relaxed bar area. Enjoy and relax with a large selection of cocktails and drinks served daily from 10am until midnight.
The Chaise Longue pool side bar, open from June to September, offers a good selection of drinks, smoothies and snacks.
The Course Map
|Evian Resort Golf Club – score card (meters)|
Our holidays are bespoke to suit you and can include:
- Travel with your preferred choice of transport
- Accommodation with your choice of board
- Transfers on arrival & departure or/and
- Car hire
- A useful guide of the region with maps and great sights to visit
- Score card & course guide when available
- 100% financial protection from insolvency, guaranteeing your travel investment
- Booking with an ATOL flight inclusive licenced tour operator
- TTA member, strict code of conduct and trading standards
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
- Local accommodation tax - payable on departure
- Equipment hire
- The carriage of golf clubs/oversized luggage costs
- Drinks & meals unless pre-booked
- Porterage, tips and gratuities
- Car parking charges and tolls
- Personal travel insurance
Booking your Golf Holiday to Evian Resort with French Leave Holidays
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Travelling by Car
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Eurotunnel Le Shuttle
Taking your own car on the Eurotunnel Le Shuttle is one of the most convenient ways of travelling to France. Crossings only take 35 minutes from Folkestone to Calais, the fastest way to get to the continent by car. The service operates round the clock, 365 days a year.
It has its own motorway junction (11a M20), access to the Passenger Terminal could not be simpler. Before boarding, you drive through both UK and French frontier controls. On arrival you simply drive off the shuttle and onto the European motorway network.
Ferry crossings to France with DFDS
With three different ferry routes from the UK to France, DFDS gives you the choice and flexibility to suit your travel plans. Crossings from Dover to Calais and Dover to Dunkirk, as well as from Newhave to Dieppe, all with comfortable onboard facilities.
Travelling with your car on one of our regular ferry crossings to France means you don’t have to worry about luggage limits, and you can travel around Europe at your own pace.
Travelling by Air
Most of the UK airports have at least one flight to France’s 170 arrival points. There are good value fares and short flight times. So, if you forget your golf shoes at home (although not advisable), it might be possible to pop back to get them without breaking the bank and still make your tee time.
Our French Leave Holidays flight-inclusive packages are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. Please refer to our booking conditions or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL certificate visit www.atol.org.uk/ATOLCertificate
Travelling by Train
French National Railways (SNCF) has an extensive rail network with direct Eurostar and great onward connecting services. Some courses are a short taxi ride from the nearest train station. Like all public transport, there are fewer luggage restrictions so taking your own equipment is easy if you are prepared to transit with your bags between platforms and trains.
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