Play a range impressive golf courses within beautiful Durban
Durban is located on South Africa’s eastern coast and its sub-tropical climate makes it a year-round golfing destination. South Africa is known for being a picturesque country due to its striking landscapes and the golf courses in Durban are no exception. Every course provides impressive views of the local countryside and coastline, with opportunities to witness unique wildlife on the course.
Play golf in Durban’s sub-tropical climate
Durban Country Club is one of South Africa’s best golf courses and is a stone’s throw away from the city centre. The championship course provides views across the stunning Blue Lagoon and its links layout helps to keep the course in excellent condition year-round. This course is by no means a walkover and will require plenty of creative shot-making if you want to score well. The Zimbali Country Club is another course that should be added to your South African itinerary and despite being one of the country’s top courses, is often considered to be a hidden gem. It combines South Africa’s impressive wildlife with tricky tee placements and narrow fairways to keep you on your toes.
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The perfect destination for your next golf holiday
Durban is famous for its Golden Mile beachfront; the city is a hub for aquatic activities and much more. This location offers a warm sub-tropical all-year-round climate with a range of great things to do alongside the impressive golf on offer.
The big five safaris, botanical gardens, and uShaka Marine World each offer a fantastic experience that cannot be enjoyed anywhere else. Durban hosts a plethora of amazing golf courses and hotels, many with sweeping sea views, such as the magnificent Oyster Box 5 -star hotel.
The challenging Wild Coast Sun Country Club championship golf course and Durban Country Club truly set the standards for the golf in this exceptional city. There is a range of different tee boxes available at Durban Country Club, allowing golfers of all abilities can enjoy this beautiful course.
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Accommodation in picturesque surroundings
Durban offers a wide range of luxury hotel and resort options. The Oyster Box 5* hotel and Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani are located directly on the coast and offer easy access to the iconic Durban Country Club overlooking the Blue Lagoon estuary.
Both hotels offer relaxing spa facilities and treatments, and are all within walking distance of Durban's golden beaches, overlooking the Indian Ocean. Alternatively, Durban offers inland accommodation such as the stunning Leopard Mountain Lodge, right in the centre of the magnificent 56 000 acres Manyoni Private Game Reserve, where you can experience the African wilderness in comfort and safety whilst in idyllic surroundings. The range of options means all golfers needs can be met, no matter what sort of holiday they are after.