Muthaiga Golf Club

Kiambu Rd,

Nairobi, Nairobi County

  • Office

    +254 (0)20 236 8440/1
  • Pro shop

    +254 (0)20 236 8440/1
  • Golf pro

    Nelson Mudanyi

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original course extensively reworked by Zimbabwean designer Peter Matkovich (2004).
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7169
6801
5783
Par
71
71
71
SSS or slope
72.0
71.0
73.0

Location

Latitude:

-1.257060

Longitude:

36.842611

How to get there:

5 km NE of central Nairobi.

Muthaiga GC is located 10km north of Nairobi city centre, just off the new Thika Superhighway. Opposite the Muthaiga Police Station.

Muthaiga Golf Club

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1913

Muthaiga Golf Club, home to a well-rated tree-lined parkland layout, is located a few kilometres north of central Nairobi. Known as the ‘Home of Golf in Kenya' by its membership, Muthaiga has hosted the Kenyan Open on several occasions. Course description, images and other details about this club to follow soon.
List of courses: Kenya

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays Ksh 5,000; weekends Ksh 6,000.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Caddies available.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Muthaiga Golf Club has regularly hosted the Kenya Open, an event included in the Africa leg of the European Challenge Tour.

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 3rd best course in Kenya.

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