Best golf courses: Nairobi

Nairobi: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in and around this city. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key below for the rating definitions.
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Fjastad, Thomas

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Nairobi

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Thomas "Tommy" Fjastad
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Martin, Jean Remi

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Nairobi

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Jean Remi Martin
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Matkovich, Peter

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Nairobi

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Original course extensively reworked by Zimbabwean designer Peter Matkovich (2004).
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Unknown

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Nairobi

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Location of the current course and clubhouse dates from 1922. From that date the course appears to have been tweaked and nurtured by the Club's members.
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Berkley-Mathews & Simpson

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nairobi

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Original 9-hole design by Mr Berkley-Matthews with later revisions by English architect Tom Simpson. Extended to 18 holes in the late 1960s.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Nairobi
Macauley, Tom

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nairobi

Designer

Tom Macauley from Northern Ireland.

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