Erinvale Golf Club, nestled at the foothills of the Helderberg and Hottentot Holland mountains in Somerset West near Cape Town is one of South Africa’s great golfing challenges.
Situated in a beautiful Western Cape wine region the breathtaking mountain and sea views are an integral part of this unforgettable golfing experience.
Distance 5 km, 9 minutes drive.
Strand Golf Club
The Strand Golf Club's championship layout proves an exciting challenge for golfers of all abilities.
The prominent features of the course are the abundant water hazards and bunkers, undulating greens and tree-lined fairways. Many of the holes on the back 9 play in semi-links style.
Distance 6.8 km, 11 minutes drive.
Royal Cape Golf Course
Royal Cape is without doubt one of the best and most challenging courses to play in the Western Cape.
Although the course is on flat terrain, the playing of Royal Cape is subject to three of nature’s beguiling offerings: a near constant wind to challenge you, sweeping mountain views to charm you and water features to ensnare you.
Distance 54.8 km, 44 minutes drive.
Clovelly Golf Course
Clovelly is unique in that it follows neither the links nor the American tradition in its design.
It is a tight course by South African standards, and has a fine blend of testing holes, with the Silvermine River, and adjacent ponds adding much to their character.
Distance 53.4 km, 39 minutes drive.
Stellenbosch Golf Club
Stellenbosch Golf Club has a championship 18-hole layout that has hosted many prestigious tournaments in the past, the par 3 7th is the signature hole.
It is the 4th oldest golf club in South Africa, nestling in the heart of some of the world’s most famous wine farms.
Known for its hybrid plan, it offers traditionalists the opportunity to “bump and run” (a rare shot in South Africa) in the rough around the greens, and to meet the challenges of strategically placed sand pits and waterways.
Distance 46.6 km, 43 minutes drive.
Arabella Golf Course
The Arabella Country Estate is home to one of the top ranked golf courses in South Africa, with pristine grass, tricky sand traps and challenging water hazards on the golf estate.
The Kleine Zalze Golf course has an excellent mix of parkland holes with its main challenges presented in the form of the water features on several holes, as well as the Oak tree lined Blaauwklippen River which winds its way through the Golf Estate and comes into play at various intervals.
Distance 24 km, 28 minutes drive.
Pearl Valley Golf Course
Pearl Valley Golf Course is on the outskirts of two of the Cape's most famous wine-lands towns, Franschhoek and Paarl. Designed by Jack Nicklaus, surrounded by the Simonsberg and Drakenstein Mountains and bordered by vineyards. The course is fairly flat and largely uninterrupted terrain, this is a golf course the golfer has to think his/her way around.
Boskloof Eco Estate is a unique development in the Helderberg Basin.
It captures the natural beauty and splendour of Cape mountainside flora in a secure, private nature reserve of 51 ha.
The natural amphitheatre of Boskloof reflects the entire False Bay Coastline with spectacular views to Table Mountain, the Cape of Good Hope and the Hottentots Holland mountains.
Boskloof is where man lives in harmony with nature.
The Estate captures the natural beauty and splendour of Cape mountainside flora and fauna.
Nestling in the natural amphitheatre of Boskloof is the dam, take a dip at your own risk.
Swimming is at your own risk.
The development of Boskloof takes place in an environment characterised by the presence of indigenous vegetation.
Mountain Hiking Trails
The Helderberg Mountain is part of the Hottentots-Holland mountain range in the Western Cape, South Africa. The Helderberg Nature Reserve is situated on the slopes of the beautiful Helderberg Mountain overlooking the town of Somerset West and False Bay. There are numerous hiking trails on the Helderberg mountain.
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