As one of the oldest sports, golf is still widely celebrated.
Gateway published an article on 3 of the world’s top 100 golf courses in South Africa which was based on Golfscape’s top 100 golf courses.
Three South African golf courses feature within the top 30 of the top 100 golfing destinations, which include Fancourt ranking 19, Leopard Creek ranking 26 and the East Championship Course ranked 28.
Fancourt, George – Western Cape
The famous Fancourt lies on the foot of the Outeniqua Mountain range with a
hotel on its grounds for the perfect family getaway.
The hotel facilities include a spa with an indoor heated bath, teen lounge, gym, children’s club house, cinema as well as indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
Leopard Creek – Mpumalanga
The course often has wildlife, such as giraffes, bucks, elephants, hippos and crocodiles on its greens. It offers golfers a unique experience, as it combines golfing and a safari all in one trip.
East Championship Course – Johannesburg – Gauteng
The East Championship Course hosts one of the world’s richest golf tournaments each year which is known as the Nedbank Golf Challenge.
It is situated near the beautiful Sun City Resort which makes it another perfect golfing-family holiday destination.