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Golf in the Drakensberg

The Drakensberg mountains boast a number of world class Golf Courses. Some of these top golf courses date back to 1973. Since then, the Drakensberg has been building its reputaion as a golfing destination with over 20 popular golf clubs. These courses are situated in the northern, southern and central drakenberg as well as the midlands meander.
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Golf:

The Drakensberg mountains boast a number of world class Golf Courses. Some of these top golf courses date back to 1887. Since then, the Drakensberg has been building its reputaion as a golfing destination with over 20 popular golf clubs. These courses are situated in the northern, southern and central drakenberg as well as the midlands meander.

There are 19 hole golf courses, 18 hole golf courses and 9 hole golf courses with alternative tees. Some of the golf courses are highly ranked and well recognised, including the Champagne Sports Resort Golf Course (Rated in the top 5 19th’s holes in SA). The golf courses are well manicured and have beatuiful scenery hence why some of the golf courses are rated as SA's most beautiful.

Hotels that offer Golf On Site | Hotels that offer Golf Nearby | Hotels that offer mini golf

Drakensberg Country Clubs

Boschhoek

Designed by Bob Grimsdell and opened in 1963, this 5852m golf course has 9 holes which takes around 2 and a half hours to play. The Club hires out clubs and has a bar that serves Breakfast and Lunch daily.

Gowrie Farm and Golf Estate

Gowrie Farm and Golf Estate offers a 18 hole golf course with besutiful scenery. The golf course is a walking course and no golf carts are permitted.

Mooi River Country Club

Enjoy a game of Golf on one of the most beautiful courses in the Midlands. The 11 hole, 18 tee par 72, rating 71 golf course will provide a challenge to the most discerning golfer. The club is a member of the Nedbank handicapping network. Social Competitions are played on Thursdays and Saturdays and visitors are welcome.

The Harrysmith Country Club

The Harrysmith 18 hole Golf Course was designed and created in 1887, making it the 3rd oldest golf course in South Africa. The Club has a bar, a halfway house, a baord room, function facilities and golf cart.



Hotels that offer Golf On Site:

Cathedral Peak Hotel Golf CourseCathedral Peak Hotel

The immaculate 9-hole golf course situated on the hotel property offers alternate tees for an 18-hole game. The club house boasts rest rooms, a lounge area, pub (Philip's Pholy) and a terrace with panoramic Drakensberg mountain views - the perfect 19th hole. The length of the course is 5542m and the course is graded a par 70.


Champagne Sports Resort Golf CourseChampagne Sports Resort

Nestled within this spectacular leisure, conference and time-share resort is the magnificent clubhouse, which overlooks a hidden golfing masterpiece. The top 30 ranked championship golf course has been rated as SA’s most beautiful golf course in recent years with the clubhouse rated in the top 5 19th’s holes in SA.


Drakensberg Gardens Resort Golf CourseDrakensberg Gardens Resort

Enjoy a game of golf at The Glengarry Country Club, which is the only 18-hole golf course in Southern Berg and overlooks the picturesque Lake KwaNyoni and the famous Rhino Horn peak as a backdrop. The first and the eighteenth holes are flanked by our trout dam, which is always well stocked!


Hotels that offer Golf Nearby:

Boschhoek, Champagne Sports Resort and Mooi River Golf in the DrakensbergAntbear Guesthouse - Nearby

Boschhoek, Champagne Sports Resort and Mooi River



Boschhoek and Gowrie Farm Golf Clubs in the DrakensbergGranny Mouse Country House and Spa - Nearby

Boschhoek and Gowrie Farm



Hartford House Golf in the DrakensbergHartford House - Nearby





Golf in the Drakensberg at Harry smith country clubLittle Switzerland - Nearby

Harry smith country club

 


Sandford Park Resort GolfSandford Park Resort - Nearby

Hlalanathi, Champange Sports Resort, and Cathedral Peak Hotel

 


Three Tree Hills Lodge features Golfing in the DrakensbergThree Tree Hills Lodge - Nearby

Cathedral Peak

 


Woodridge Country Hotel and Spa with Golf CoursesWoodridge Country Hotel & Spa - Nearby

6 Courses within 50 Km

 



Hotels that offer mini golf:

Alpine Heath - on site

This northern Drakensberg resort, famous for it's "Alpine Village" style has 100 self catering chalets dotted around the mountain side. It is ideally suited for both family holidays where there is plenty to do for kids or for confencing where the facilites are able to cater for large groups with ease.


Drakensberg Gardens Resort - on site

Peace and tranquillity is always enjoyed when one visits the Drakensberg Gardens Golf and Leisure Resort. The resort is situated on a picturesque 860 acre estate in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg.


Orion Mont-Aux-Sources - On site

Orion Mont-Aux-Sources is named after Mont-Aux-Sources, the highest peak in the world-famous Amphitheatre in the northern Drakensberg. Measuring 3282 metres high, it was discovered in 1836 by French missionaries and christened Mont-Aux-Sources, or "mountain of springs". The mighty Tugela has its source here and plummets 2000 metres over the Mont-Aux-Sources plateau making it the second highest waterfall in the world.


Little Switzerland - On site

Savour the breathtaking views, explore the lush fern-filled forests and seek out the exciting bird life and delights in this ancient wilderness. The flowered decked foothills, bubbling streams and cascading waterfalls are where old mysteries remain of the San, who left their priceless legacy of rock art.




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