Cape Town Best Golf Courses


Best golf courses in and around Cape Town

Your Cape Town itinerary may include visits to museums, botanical gardens and parks, but make sure to also look up the top quality golf courses located near Cape Town.

Whether you’re on a business trip or a short week-end break combining city life with a round of golf is the icing on the cake. 
Review our list of best golf courses, resorts and clubs below to plan your time efficiently and enhance your travel experience in Cape Town. Each golf course is unique and benefits for players of every skill level.    

Where2Golf Minimap    To make the most out of your golf trip, look up the location of the courses near Cape Town on the map. It will help you with your planning to play the best courses on your holiday.

Where2Golf has applied a rating to each golf course visited. The rating scale, 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest), attempts to provide an indication of the golfing experience you can expect at each rated course.
click on the green arrow in the toolbar OF the table below to sortStay & Play Golf Resort.Private course – for members and their invited guests only.Unrated course – not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.2-star: reasonable standard. Good value, especially if better courses not available.3-star: a good course with many fine features.3+ (3-gold): a good course with many fine features. One of our top-rated 3’s.4-star: a must play course - excellent standard.4+ (4-gold): a must play course - excellent standard. One of our top-rated 4’s !5-star: simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.5+ (5-gold): simply the best - golf courses don’t get better than this. One of our top-rated 5’s!
Arabella, RSA 5a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Atlantic Beach, RSA 3b.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Muller, Mark
Clovelly 3b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Murray, Dr. Charles
De Zalze 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Erinvale 4b.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Player, Gary
Hermanus 3b.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
King David Mowbray 3a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Hotchkin, Colonel S.V.
Milnerton 3a.gifVisitors welcomeSeaside links.Muller, Mark
Paarl GC, RSA 3b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Frost, David
Pearl Valley 4b.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Nicklaus, Jack
Rondebosch 0.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Royal Cape 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Murray, Dr. Charles
Steenberg 4a.gifOn applicationOpen parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Stellenbosch 3b.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Elkin, Ken
Westlake 3a.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Murray, Dr. Charles

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Tiburón GC: featuring two Greg Norman-designed courses, this top-level Florida Stay&Play venue hosts the PGA and LPGA Tours this autumn.
Leopard Creeklocated on the edge of the Kruger National Park, this stunning Gary Player design plays host to the Arthur Dunhill Championship (Dec 13-16).

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Lee Westwoodback in the winner’s circle after victory in the Nedbank Golf Challenge, “Westy” recorded his first European Tour win for four years.
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