- South Africa Garden Route -
South Africa : If golfers were to die and go to golfing heaven, they would find themselves here.
This stunning holiday features 6 rounds on wonderful courses, as well as time to explore the Cape Town and the the Garden Route as you make your way to Fancourt, South Africa's No.1 golf resort, and then on to beautiful Knysna.
✓12 nights twin-share accommodation on B&B basis
✓6 rounds of golf (all with carts included)
✓Half day tour of Cape Town
✓Excursion to Cango Caves and Ostrich Farm
✓2 hour game drive at Plett Reserve
✓Sunset cruise on Knysna Lagoon with dinner
✓24 hour local expert assistance
From £2,799 per person
Simola’s Jack Nicklaus Signature Course lies in a glorious setting above the beautiful Knysna Lagoon. The course offers an unusual configuration of five par-5s and five par-3s, which creates challenging and enjoyable round of golf for pros and high-handicap players alike.
One of South Africa's top courses, Steenberg is a traditional parkland course in a glorious setting. It's wonderful design takes full advantage of the surrounding natural features and hazards, meandering leisurely through the vineyards and pine forests with some glorious views of Table Mountain to enjoy.
Lying in a glorious setting amidst the estate's vineyards, in a beautiful valley close to Stellenbosch, the De Zalze course is a mixture of parkland and woodland. It provides a wonderful challenge for golfers of all standards where accuracy is generally more important than length.
Day 1: Arrive Cape Town. Pick up your rental car and transfer to your Waterfront hotel. Overnight Cape Town
Day 2: Round of golf at Steenberg. Overnight Cape Town
Day 3: Enjoy a morning tour of Cape Town; you will visit a number of the city’s landmarks, including St Georges Cathedral and the colourful Bo-Kaap district, as well as a ride on Cape Town’s iconic cable car up Table Mountain; the views from the top are simply stunning on a clear day! Overnight Cape Town
Day 4: Round of golf at De Zalze Golf; this beautiful course lies in the heart of the Winelands and after the round you will enjoy lunch and a wine tasting at the resort’s own vineyard. Overnight Cape Town
Day 5: Transfer to George – a leisurely drive along South Africa’s Garden Route which will take you approximately 5 hours with some spectacular scenery to enjoy along the way. Overnight Fancourt
Day 6: Round of golf on the Montagu Course, Fancourt. Overnight Fancourt
Day 7: Sit back and enjoy the scenery as A spectacular excursion over the Outeniqua Pass, with stops en route to visit a local ostrich farm and the amazing Cango Caves; of the world’s great natural wonders. Overnight Fancourt
Day 8: Round of golf on the Links Course, Fancourt. Overnight Fancourt
Day 9: A short transfer to your final base, the beautiful coastal town of Knysna. Later that the afternoon enjoy a sunset cruise on the lagoon with included Mediterranean dinner and glass of bubbly! Overnight Knysna
Day 10: Round of golf on Simola. Overnight Knysna
Day 11: Drive to nearby Plettenberg Bay and enjoy a spectacular two-hour game drive at the Plett Reserve. Overnight Knysna
Day 12: Round of golf on Pezula. Overnight Knysna
Day 13: Transfer to George Airport for return flight
Best Time to Travel to South Africa for this Tour: South Africa is a year round destination, however the best time to visit for golf to avoid the peak temperatures and rainfall on the Western Cape is spring (September to November) and autumn (March to May).
Table Bay Hotel Cape Town *****
4 nights B&B
One of the world’s leading hotels, the stunning Table Bay Hotel lies right in the heart of the Waterfront.
Fancourt Hotel, George *****
4 nights B&B
South Africa’s premier golf resort, Fancourt enjoys a glorious location, set against a dramatic mountain backdrop.
Elephant Hide Lodge, Knysna ****
4 nights B&B
Beautifully located on a cliff top overlooking Knysna Lagoon, the lodge’s luxurious stand-alone suites are a special place to stay.