Western Cape Golf Courses

Strand Golf Club

This Golf Course was designed by Golf Data in 1994.  A course with contrasting 9’s and excellent greens.  It is a friendly ‘open’ golf course which can change dramatically when the wind blows.  Morning Golf is often easier than afternoon rounds.

Plett Country Club

Plettenberg Bay Country Club has an 18 hole golf course set in a private nature reserve. The highly rated course is a very popular tourist destination. The course is easy to walk, and the 2 main inclines can be observed from the veranda. This is no ‘little seaside golf course’, all greens and bunkers are to USGA specifications.

Goose Valley Golf Club

The Goose Valley Golf Club is situated in pristine surroundings, only 4km from Plettenberg Bay, bordering on the Keurbooms Lagoon, access to the Club is from the N2. This magnificent golf estate offers a splendid Gary Player designed 72 par, 18-hole signature golf course in the heart of the Garden Route.

Mowbray Golf Club

The club is recognized as being one of the best in the country with all major amateur championships having been played there. Mowbray has hosted the SA Open seven times and the Bells Cup three times.

Milnerton Golf Club

In 2013 Worldgolf.com rated the Milnerton Golf Course on Design, Condition, Service and Facilities and awarded 5 stars for each quality! Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Rietvlei River, this lush links-type course is fairly flat with few trees. With the sea and the lagoon bordering most holes, and the seven beautiful water holes waiting to claim the wayward shot, it offers a truly unique golfing experience!

George Golf Club

This undulating, densely wooded course is an established favourite with the local market because of it’s scenic setting and memorable layout. A definite play when visiting the Garden Route.

Westlake Golf Club

Westlake is situated at the foot of the Silvermine Mountains overlooking the Indian Ocean and False Bay. They have built a reputation for being the most popular course in Cape Town and is one of the must-play golf courses when you visit the Mother City.

Stellenbosch Golf Club

Stellenbosch Golf Club has a championship layout which hosted many professional golf tournaments. Amongst others, the South African Open, South African Masters and recently the World Amateur Team Championship Tournament for both men and ladies.

Rondebosch Golf Club

This beautufull parklands golf course with greens in superb condition is attracting visitors from far and wide, including 7consecutive Sunshine Tour events. Only 10 minutes from Cape Town, it is rated a must-play when visiting the mother city.

Royal Cape Golf Club

Royal Cape is a classic parklands course that provides a fine test of golf as well as a wonderful playing experience. The course is in superb year round condition with well grassed fairways, smooth greens and challenging bunkers.

Pinnacle Point Golf Course

Designed by Matkovich and Clarke, Pinnacle Point is a championship course situated in the Garden Route. It is one of the most scenic and challenging courses in the area and an absolute must play!

Pearl Valley Golf Estate

Pearl Valley has two signature holes, 4th and 13th, both offering majestic views of the surrounding mountains and lakes. The 4th hole is as challenging, with limited margin for error as you need to cross the creek three times en route to a tricky green. This par 5 is regularly listed as one of the best par 5’s in South Africa, epitomising the ideals of ‘risk and reward’. The 13th hole is a daunting par 3. As the water cuts from the right and a greenside bunker waits, one is mesmerised by the cautious tee shot. This hole tests both your ball striking and your nerve.

Paarl Golf Club

The Paarl Golf Club is situated on the Boschenmeer Country Estate and is the first David Frost signature golf course in South Africa.

Pezula Golf Club

Pezula Golf Club is a breathtaking 18 hole championship golf course designed by David Dale and Ronald Fream of GolfPlan USA. It offers visitors an unsurpassed golf experience with exquisite views over rolling greens and the ocean. Covering 254 hectares on the Knysna cliff-tops, the Pezula Championship Course has views of both the Knysna Lagoon and the Indian Ocean. It is designed to include a full range of shots making it a challenging, rewarding and complete golf experience for players of all levels. The signature holes have been earmarked as the 13th and 14th.

Oubaai Golf Club

Oubaai is proud to be the first Ernie Els signature golf course in SA and his team took full advantage of the spectacular landscape.

Metropolitan Golf Club

The Metropolitan Golf Club has remained the jewel of Cape Town since its creation in 1895. Recognised as one of the finest 9 hole courses on the continent, it is better known as The Met by members.

Mossel Bay Golf Club

Famed for having a view of the Indian Ocean from every tee this 18 hole links course with its large undulating greens, makes for an idyllic yet challenging round of golf.

Knysna Golf Club

Nestled on the shores of the Knysna Lagoon, the Knysna Golf Club’s 18-hole course meanders through tidal pools and between magnificent indigenous trees. A testing links/parkland layout which has been enhanced over the past years, it has some of the best greens in the Southern Cape. Although flat and easy to walk, the course still provides players of all levels with a good challenge and is an affordable golfing experience not to be missed!

Kingswood Golf Estate

From its perfect blend of design and scenery to its temperate weather, you’re certain to find Kingswood’s Championship Golf Course a unique challenge; one you’ll want to take up again and again.

Hermanus Golf Club

Hermanus Golf Club lies on a beautiful stretch of coast, often referred to as the Whale Coast, only 1 hour from Cape Town. With the new Golf Estate, Hermanus is one of the must visit courses when you travel to the Overberg.

Outeniqua Golf Course at Fancourt

Outeniqua, named after the mountain range that overlooks the area has a different look than the Montagu, so they complement each other perfectly as varying playing experiences.

Montagu Golf Course at Fancourt

The Montagu Course was originally designed by Gary Player and is a much celebrated parklands course that has previously been ranked as #1 in South Africa, and currently ranks #6 (2014).

Erinvale Golf Club

Erinvale is one of South Africa’s greatest golf challenges. Designed by Gary Player it hosted the 1996 World Cup of Golf, the SAA open in both 2003 and 2004 and most recently hosted the South African Disabled Open.

Devonvale Golf & Wine Estate

Devonvale has hosted quite a few tournaments including the SA Ladies Open, Sunshine Tour, Provincial Opens, Interprovincial tournaments, Ernie Els foundations, SA Open Qualifying rounds, Interschools and Senior Opens.

Clovelly Country Club

Tucked away in the Clovelly Valley and surrounded by dunes, Clovelly Country Club is one of the Cape Peninsula’s hidden treasures. It is challenging, aesthetically pleasing and always kept in immaculately condition.

Atlantic Beach Golf Estate

Atlantic Beach Golf Club has a stunning 18 hole Links course with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, historic Robben Island and iconic Table Mountain. The course was designed and still kept in impeccable shape by course architects Golf Data.

Simola Golf & Country Estate

Simola occupies one of the most beautiful tracts of countryside in the Garden Route with the most beautiful views over the Knysna Lagoon. It offers challenging and rewarding golf amidst spectacular scenery. Set below the high ridges, it’s free from the wind that so often plagues coastal courses. Fairways flow with the natural undulating contours of the terrain and the unusual configuration of five par 5’s and five par 3’s adds a new dimension to the game.

De Zalze Golf Club

What more could you ask for than a championship golf course, excellent wine and beautiful mountain and vinyard scenery, all in one location.

Steenberg Golf Estate

Situated in the Constantia Valley, this is truly one of South Africa’s hidden gems. This extremely picturesque Peter Matkovich parklands course has the longest par 5 in the country at 564m.

Arabella Golf Club

The Arabella Country Estate is home to one of the top ranked golf courses in South Africa, with pristine grass, tricky sand traps and challenging water hazards and the best 18th hole in SA!

The Links at Fancourt

The Links at Fancourt is without a doubt the most impressive piece of golf design and construction ever in South Africa. Fancourt owner, Dr Hasso Plattner, took a very hands-on approach in the creation thereof. Player’s design team spent months studying the links courses of Scotland and Ireland and armed with this knowledge they created The Links.