Golf in South Africa

South Africa has long been a popular destination for its wine and safaris, but it is rapidly gaining recognition as a real golf destination. South Africa has some of the world's finest golf resorts and golf courses. South-African golf hero Gary Player has designed many famous golf courses like The Links at Fancourt. Golf and Wine and Golf and Safari holidays are very popular with golfers nowadays.

Best golf courses in South Africa

Promoted golf courses in South Africa


Golf in South AfricaBobby Locke got South African golf on the world map by winning 13 tournaments, (incuding the British Open four times and he won the South African Open at the age of 17). For golf enthusiast, South Africa is great destination. The country is blessed with an ideal climate for a round of golf. And, the variety and number of golf courses is huge. You can play numerous South African golf courses along the Garden Route, but also near Johannesburg and the Kruger Park.


Best reviews of golf courses in South Africa
Played on: 11 January 2018 Review date: 17 January 2018Handicap: 14
Gary Player Country Club
When in the area of Sun City it is a must for all golfers to play at least one round on the Gary Player country club course when visiting south Africa. The course is home to an important tournament for the European tour, The Nedbank challenge. This year with a south African winner " Brendon Grace". It measures a 8000 yard par 72 but of course you can play other tee boxes …
Review date: 11 October 2018Handicap: 12.8
Leopard Creek Country Club
Einer der der To 3 Plätze in Südafrika. Leicht coupiertes Gelände. Direkt am Krokodile River gelegen, wo man gerne die "Big Five's" der Tierwelt sehen kann. Nilpferd "Charlie" im Wasserhindernis am Loch 16 als besonders Highlight. Top Pflegzustand eines Privat Golf Clubs der keine Wünsche offen lässt. Geeignet für alle Spielstärken. Das Clubhaus ist ein esthetischer Traum…
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Played on: 10 February 2018 Review date: 26 February 2018Handicap: 7.9
Milnerton Golf Club
Nice golf course located in Cape Town city. Links layout on Blaubergstrand beach with some very nice holes by the sea and with nice views of the Table Mountain. I guess we were quite lucky with the weather and slight breeze so the course was not as challenging as I imagine it should be in "normal" wind conditions. The greens were good and the course was in decent shape de…
Played on: 16 February 2018 Review date: 16 February 2018Handicap: 12
Gary Player Country Club
This is a breath-taking golf Course and experience in the North West of South Africa and is the jewel in the crown of the famous Sun City leisure resort. The course is well manicured, the greens are fast, true and in immaculate condition and the experience of playing here is awe-inspiring. The holes are varied, but give all golfers a chance particularly as the par threes…
FAQ's about golf in South Africa
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What is the best golf course in South Africa?
Fancourt - The Links is the best golf course in South Africa. Out of 282 golf courses in South Africa, the rating 9.4 of Fancourt - The Links is the highest. Click here to view the 10 best golf courses in South Africa
Is South Africa good for golf?
A 7.8 rating indicates South Africa is good as a golf destination. This rating is based on several elements, like the average rating of golf clubs within this destination and the density of above-average golf clubs.
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