Best golf courses: Kruger Park, S Africa

Kruger Park, S Africa: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. 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 for the rating definitions.
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Lodge guests only
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Player, Gary

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Lodge guests only

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Gary Player

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
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Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Golf Data

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Mbombela (Nelspruit)

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Original 9-hole course extended to 18-holes by Golf Data (1991).

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
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Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Club members

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Sat'day restrictd

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Mbombela (Nelspruit)

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Club members

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Els, Ernie

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Ernie Els

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Matkovich, Peter

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Upgraded by Peter Matkovich

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Grimsdell, Robert

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Robert "Bob" Grimsdell

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Gary Player Design

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Original nine-hole course (1924); modifications by Gary Player & Reg Taylor (1972). Extended to 18-holes by Golf Data (1992).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Grimsdell, Robert

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Mbombela (Nelspruit)

Designer

Robert "Bob" Grimsdell. Upgraded by Peter Matkovich in 1999.

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The Masters: The 88th Masters Tournament at Augusta National sees LIV golfer Jon Rahm defend his title against the world’s best. Pressing hard will be world No.1 and 2022 champion Scottie Scheffler and world No.2 Rory McIlroy (April 11-14).

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Nelly Korda: records a perfect start to 2024 with four wins out of her last four appearances on the LPGA Tour, a feat last achieved by Lorena Ochoa in 2008. Korda's win at the T-Mobile Match Play brought up her 12th LPGA Tour victory.

Scottie Scheffler: narrowly missed out on matching Nelly Korda’s three-in-three, when he placed second at the Houston Open. This followed back-to-back wins at the Arnold Palmer Invitational and The Players. Like Korda, he remains comfortably ahead in the official world golf rankings.

Marco Simone Golf & Country Club

Marco Simone Golf & Country Club: With a clubhouse that might befit a Roman Emperor, and a golf course to match, you can be sure of a memorable outing at Rome's most talked about golf facility.

Jim Fazio's original layout was much changed to create a modern Ryder Cup course ... now one of the Eternal City's (and Italy's) most revered.

Prince's Golf Club, Kent (UK)

Here at Prince’s Golf Club you'll find 27 excellent holes of links golf. Just over the fence and sharing similar terrain is Royal St George’s; but Prince’s is far from overshadowed by its venerable neighbour. The three nine-hole loops at Prince's, laid out over gently undulating terrain, are sure to bring a smile of satisfaction to all lovers of links golf.

Stay&Play at Prince's: excellent onsite Lodge accommodation available

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