Skukuza Golf Course


Unrated course. Not yet visited by the Where2Golf Team.
   Skukuza Golf Course Est. 1972

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Skukuza Golf Course: Not yet visited by Where2Golf, we are indebted to Skukuza Golf Club for the following description : The Skukuza Golf Course is a very natural 9-hole (18-tee) course situated within the world-renowned Kruger National Park on the outskirts of the Skukuza restcamp. The rich wildlife sanctuary surrounding the golf course is home a huge variety of birds and countless animals, which provides the visitor with a close-to-nature golfing experience - about as close as you can get. Since the course is not fenced, uninvited spectators are a common sight, hippo, impala, warthog and baboons to mention but a few. The course offers the combined pleasures of challenge and adventure. For example the par-3 2nd, has water protecting the left and back of the green. The signature par-3 9th requires a 150 metre shot across Lake Panic. This natural bush-style course in the Kruger Park has no bunkers, although "aerial hazards" abound, with many trees found on the course.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Skukuza Golf Course
Skukuza,
Kruger National Park, Mpumalanga 
South Africa
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Office   +27 (0)13 735 5543
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +27 (0)13 735 5543

Email   skukuzagolf@sanparks.org
Website   www.sanparks.org/parks/kruger
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About the course

The course: 9 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and Kruger National Park
 
Designer: Club members
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Metres 2975 2530
Par 36 36
SSS or Slope
 
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How2Get There?

110 km NE of Nelspruit
From Nelspruit follow the R40 north to White River, and then Hazyview. From Hazyview take the R536 direction Kruger National Park, and enter the Park via the Paul Kruger Gate. After approx 8 km turn left onto the gravel road, direction golf club. Follow road and signposts for another 4 km to golf.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 9-holes ZAR 160; 18-holes ZAR 220. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and Sundays. Saturdays generally reserved for club members.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Golf carts available for hire.
Caddies available on weekends.
Practice facilities
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Did you know?

If you are visiting Skukuza, accommodation is available in a variety of units in the Skukuza restcamp. Protection against malaria is essential for anyone visiting the Kruger National Park (consult your doctor or chemist before visiting). Firearms must be declared and will be sealed at the Park's entrance gates; the seal will be broken at the gate on departure. No pets are permitted in South Africa's national parks. >> The golf course was built in 1972 as a recreational facility for the Skukuza restcamp personnel, and is now available to all visitors to the Kruger National Park.

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Location

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Latitude: (-24.984439)
Longitude: (31.577185)
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Skukuza Accommodation 
Skukuza, Kruger National Park

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There are many accommodation options in Skukuza, including campsites, safari tents, bungalows, luxury bungalows, cottages and guest houses. These options can be checked on the South Africa National Parks website : www.sanparks.org/parks/kruger/camps/skukuza/tourism/accommodation

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Skukuza
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Golf within 30 km No
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Sabi River Sun Resort 4-star
Main Sabie Road, Hazyview, Mpumalanga 1242
+27 (0)13 737 7311
www.southernsun.com

Sabi River Sun Resort is situated on the banks of the tranquil Sabie River, surrounded by the scenic splendour of the Lowveld.

Golf at this hotel Sabi River
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Golf within 10 km No
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Golf within 30 km White River (35 km); Skukuza (55 km)
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