Nondela Golf Estate


Unrated course. Not yet visited by the Where2Golf Team.
   Nondela Golf Estate Est. 2008

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The centrepiece of the Nondela Golf Estate was due to be an Ernie Els designed golf course, scheduled to open for play in 2008. That plan did not come to fruition. The course was built, but as of 2013 has not become operational. One imagines the course is steadily disappearing as the grass grows ever taller. The latest vision for the Estate may well have lurched towards a "housing-only with no golf" solution for this project.

The original Nondela masterplan envisioned a golf course that would reflect the northern Drakensberg's open, rolling, scenic countryside, with stretches of paper-bark forest also in the mix. The real estate would have looked down over the course, as opposed to having houses scattered among and alongside the holes. The valley-floor layout was intended to have several water bodies, such as wetlands, lakes and ponds, fed by the Sandspruit River, which runs through the Estate. The development’s namesake, the Nondela Peak, is visible from every point on the site.

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Nondela Drakensberg Mountain Estate
Oliviershoek, off R74 (Bergville - Harrismith road),
Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal 
South Africa
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Office   +27 (0)860 666 3352
Pro Shop  
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Website   www.nondela.com
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Ernie Els in association with course architect Greg Letsche.
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How2Get There?

260 km NW of Durban / 25 km NW of Bergville
Driving time to Nondela is 2 - 2.5 hours from both Johannesburg and Durban. It is located just off the R74, south of Oliviershoek and Little Switzerland, between Harrismith and Bergville.

Essential information

Green Fees:
To be advised if and when this course opens. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends (if and when the course opens).  Contact in advance to determine status of the course.
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Did you know?

Located in the northern Drakensburg region, Nondela will be equally accessible and almost equidistant between Johannesburg and Durban. Aside from golf, the Estate will also offer a range of other activities for the whole family including hiking, bike riding, rock climbing, water sports (both motorised and non-motorised), horse riding, game and bird watching. There will also be a variety of wildlife on the estate. Residents and guests will also be able to make use of the wellness centre as well as other facilities the estate has to offer.

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Location

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Latitude: (-28.594526)
Longitude: (29.199643)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Nondela Boutique Hotel 
Nondela Drakensberg Mountain Estate, Oliviershoek, off R74 (Bergville - Harrismith road), KwaZulu-Natal

www.nondela.com

Nondela's future development plans include an onsite boutique hotel, which will provide an excellent standard of accommodation in this exciting residential estate and resort.

Golf at this hotel Nondela
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Little Switzerland Resort 
Oliviershoek Pass, Bergville District, KwaZulu-Natal
+27 (0)36 438 6220
www.lsh.co.za

Situated on the slopes of the Drakensberg Mountains amongst bubbling streams, glittering waterfalls and cool forests, Little Switzerland Hotel is an unforgettable experience enhanced by the peace and tranquility of the majestic Drakensberg mountains.

Golf at this hotel No
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