Information

The Club
Royal Waterloo is an inviting family club that offers a warm welcome to all golfers from Belgium and further afield who are looking to enjoy their leasure time, while observing the etiquette of the game (request information) .
The Club is located in the stunning Walloon Brabant region, a stone’s throw from the site of the famous battle of Waterloo (access map, contact details and tourist information).

The courses
There are three outstanding courses for visitors to enjoy : La Marache, Le Lion and Le Bois-Héros, designed by Fred Hawtree and upgrated by his son Martin, both celebrated golf course architects. Our courses are maintained by a team of more than 20 greenkeepers, who have made Royal Waterloo the finest 45-hole golf club in Belgium, one that is ranked among the 1,000 most beautiful clubs in the world.

A haven of peace and tranquillity deep in the Belgian countryside, it is enjoyed by golfers of all levels (see our rules regarding access to the courses), both those seeking pure golfing pleasure and those looking to become members (see fees below).

Played by the greats
In hosting international tournaments over the years, Royal Waterloo Golf Club has welcomed world reknowned players such as Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Nick Faldo, Curtis Strange, Ian Woosnam, Severiano Ballesteros, Jose-Maria Olazabal and Colin Montgomerie. Our club has been a venue for European Tour events in the 1980s and currently hosts a Challenge Tour competition and a number of other international junior and senior tournaments.
Belgian golfer Nicolas Colsaerts is an honorary member of the Club.
Watch « A tradition of excellence ».

Teaching, practice and facilities
Henry Cotton, Flory Van Donck, Donald Swaelens and George Will are just some of the famous names who have taught at the club in the past. We now have a team of four teaching pros, as well as a range of practice facilities and a gym for the most promising golfers (see Teaching).
Royal Waterloo Golf Club offers members and their guests a range of facilities and services, including changing rooms, a golf shop, bridge room, nursery, games room, a bar and restaurant which are open seven days a week and which boast a terrace affording beautifull views of five holes of La Marache course.

Welcome to everyone and have a good game !

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Our facilities are open every day.
Fees and rentals for 18 holes (euros)

Prices hereunder include practice balls and manual trolley.

 

 Marache / LionBois-Héros
Fridays, week-ends and bank holidays 130 80
Weekdays (Monday to Thursday) 110 70
9 holes and twilight fees (*) 65 40
Juniors (under 19 y.o.) and/or member's guests                   - 50 %
(*): During May to August from 18h00 / during the other months from 17h00.

 

Rental and miscellaneous

Electric trolley (18 holes) 20
Buggy (18 holes) 40
Bridge member's guest and person accompanying a member on the course (maximum 5 times a year) 5
Practice member's guest (maximum 5 times a year)

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Our values

Le Royal Waterloo is an inviting family club that offers a warm welcome to all golfers who are looking to enjoy their leisure time, all committed to the values and the spirit of the game of golf.

To ensure optimal enjoyment, you are kindly requested to respect the following rules:

Mobile phones, smoking and pets
- The use of mobile phones is not permitted in the clubhouse or on the courses.
- The clubhouse is a non-smoking area.
- Players who smoke are asked not to leave cigarettes and butts on the courses.
- Pets are allowed only in the car park, not in the clubhouse.

Access to the courses
- All visiting players must present themselves first of all at the secretary’s office (accompanied by the member inviting them), where they are required to show their federation card and pay their green fee.
- They will then be given their tee-off time or have it confirmed. Visitors will also be given a green fee tag, which they must attach to their bag in such a way that it is visible.
- Only players with a handicap of 28 or less can play La Marache. Players with a higher handicap (up to 36) can play Le Lion and Le Bois-Héros.

The Rules of Golf
The Rules of Golf, as drawn up by the R&A, apply at Le Royal Waterloo Golf Club. They are complemented by the club’s own local rules.

Reminders
On the course players are required to:
- Respect other players, green keeping staff and caddie masters.
- Repair their pitch marks on the greens.
- Replace divots.
- Rake the bunkers.
- Avoid slow play.

Any infringement of these rules may lead to players being asked to leave the course.


Dress Code

General rules
- Proper dress is required both on the grounds and in the Clubhouse encloser.
- Only golf shoes equipped with "soft spikes" are allowed.
- Trousers must be worn with belt at the waist.
- Caps must be worn visor in front
- During prize-giving, winners (including random draws) are asked, regardless of their age, to dress in smart casual outfit (personal jacket for men over 18) and, in general, a correct outfit (closed shoes, no jeans or bermudas) is requested from the attendees.

Are not authorized :
- Outfits with camouflage patterns
- Faded garments, frayed or torn

Special rules for ladies
Are allowed :
- Pants, capri pants, bermudas, skirts, dresses, skirts with integrated shorts or skirts but with 2/3 thigh coverage for ladies over 18 and 1/3 thigh coverage for the under 18 years.
Are not allowed in the course :
- Leggings (tights, underpants).
- Bustiers and bib tops
- Polos and shirts without a collar.

Special rules for gentlemen
Are not authorized:
- All shoes not closed
- Sports sweatsuits ("trainings")
- Polos and shirts without collar
- "baggy" or "three quarter" pants and shorts (prefer Bermuda shorts).
- Visual straps.
- Wearing a hat or cap inside the clubhouse.

Shirts or polos must be tucked into the pants.

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Situated at 1380 Lasne (Ohain), Vieux Chemin de Wavre, 50, Royal Waterloo Golf Club lies just 25 minutes from the centre of Brussels, Brussels Airport and Brussels South Charleroi Airport, and less than three hours from Paris, Amsterdam, London and Luxembourg.

Contact details :
Reception & secretary's office:
Tel : +32.2.633.18.50
Fax : +32.2.633.28.66 
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GPS coordinates :
Longitude: 4° 26' 48'' Est
Latitude: 50° 41' 34'' Nord
See map 

Hôtels :
loger chateaulac Below are listed some local hotels renowned for the level of comfort they offer and the quality of the food they serve.
Please ask for their special golf packages:
Hôtels Martins - Dolce - Ibis - Côté Vert.
Tourisme :
loger buttelion The course is adjacent to the famous Battlefield of Waterloo, in the beautiful wooded and hilly region of Brabant Wallon.Visit the battlefield and its region.
www.waterloo1815.be - www.brabantwallon.be
Loger Maison du Tourisme Waterloo Waterloo tourist office 
Chaussée de Bruxelles, 218
B-1410 Waterloo
Tél.:+32 (0)2 352 09 10
Fax:+32 (0)2 354 22 23
www.waterloo-tourisme.be
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« La Terrasse du Waterloo » welcomes members and their guests seven days a week.
Its superb terrace offers wonderful views of five holes of La Marache course.
Telephone : +322 653 56 60 ou +322 633 18 50 - extension 7
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Bernard Cuvelier looks forward to welcoming you with a smile at the golf shop.
A focal point of the club, the golf shop stocks the latest golfwear and all the latest innovations from the game’s leading equipment manufacturers. You can also pick up a RWGC-branded item as a souvenir.
Bernard can also adjust and repair your clubs and equipment in his workshop.
Telephone: + 32 2 633 43 16
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(closed Mondays)

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How to become a member at Royal Waterloo Golf Club :

If you wish to join the Club, you are required to have your application proposed by two full members (members for five years or more). They will explain the application procedure to you in detail and will express their support for it in a letter addressed to the Club President. 

Once you have completed the application form and your two proposers have countersigned it, you should forward it with their supporting letters to the Club Secretary. You can support your application by adding the contact details of three additional referees (external to the Club) to your form.

After your application papers have been accepted, you will be invited to meet a committee made up of members of the Club’s board. The Club’s members will then be notified of your application via the Club notice board for a period of 15 days with a view to it being tacitly accepted.
Your application will then be put before the board and you will subsequently informed of its decision.

Should your application be accepted, and once you have paid your subscription and admission fee, you will become an associate member on the agreed date and enjoy access to all Royal Waterloo Golf Club’s facilities and services.
Your proposers will assist you in settling in.

Additional information :

Time frame: it can take up to two months for the board to reach a decision once an application has been made, depending on the time of year it is presented to the Club.
Restrictions: applications are approved subject to availability, depending on the membership quota approved at the Club’s annual general meeting.

Entry fees and annual fees availables for 2018 (FULL TIME PLAYERS)

CategoryAgeAnnual fee
(Euro)
Entry fee
(Euro)
Child 6 to 11 350 -
Youngster 12 to 18 450 -
Student 19 to 24 650 1.000
Young Player 25 to 29 950 2.000
Player 30 to 34 1.450 3.900
Player 35 to 39 1.992 5.900
Player 40 and + 2.232 8.000
Temporary Foreigner
Player
- 4.860 -

For other rates, please contact the secretary's office.

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