Johannesburg Best Golf Courses


Best golf courses in and around Johannesburg

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

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 Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg 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!
Blair Atholl, RSA p.gifPrivate clubTree-lined & open parkland.Player, Gary
Blue Valley 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Player, Gary
Bryanston 4b.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Alison, Charles Hugh
CC Jo'burg (Rocklands) 3b.gifWkends restrictdOpen parkland.Hawtree
CC Jo'burg (Woodmead) 4b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Hawtree
Centurion CC, RSA 3b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Copperleaf 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Els, Ernie
Dainfern 4a.gifTues thru' FriTree-lined & open parkland.Player, Gary
Ebotse Links 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen links-style.Matkovich, Peter
Elements PGR, S Africa 4a.gifRsrt guests onlyTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Glendower 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Alison, Charles Hugh
Houghton 4a.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Nicklaus, Jack
Killarney, RSA 3b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Jones Sr, Robert Trent
Kyalami 4b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Tomsett, Arthur
Legend, RSA 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Immelman, Goosen et al.
Maccauvlei 3b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Peck, Hotckin & Matkovich.
Modderfontein 3a.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Tomsett, Arthur
Parkview, RSA 4a.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Pecanwood 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Nicklaus, Jack
Pretoria CC 4a.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Randpark (Bushwillow) 3b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Randpark (Firethorn) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Brews, Sid
River Club, RSA 4b.gifPrivate clubTree-lined & open parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Roodepoort 4a.gifWkends restrictdOpen parkland.Player & Kirby
Royal Jbrg & K (East) 4b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Royal Jbrg & K (West) 4a.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Waters, Laurie
Serengeti 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Nicklaus, Jack
Silver Lakes, RSA 3b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Sishen 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Sun City (Gary Player CC) 5b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Player, Gary
Sun City (Lost City CC) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Player, Gary
Wanderers 4a.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Grimsdell, Robert
Wingate Park 3a.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Alison, Charles Hugh
Woodhill 4a.gifNot SaturdaysTree-lined & open parkland.Matkovich, Peter
Zwartkop 0.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined parkland.Grimsdell, Robert

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