6 Cape Town Spots To Have An Awesome Golfing Weekend

by adminMay 27, 2015

Golfers have every reason to follow the game down to Cape Town at the end of May, as beautiful greens and lots of entertainment awaits in one of the world’s favourite cities.

So, if you’re the outdoorsy type who enjoys a leisurely golfing weekend, here are six of the best spots to find your hole in one, according to Cape Town Tourism’s destination insiders – who have also put together some

Milnerton Golf Club | Milnerton
Tee up at the world-class 18-hole championship course at the Milnerton Golf Club. The Links-type course, borders the Atlantic Ocean on the west side and Rietvlei lagoon to the east, and provides plenty of watery challenges along the way.

Lagoon Beach Hotel | Milnerton
Make sure you’re in time for tee off – located less than 2km from the renowned Milnerton Golf Club, is the Lagoon Beach Hotel. This hotel and spa provides the perfect based from which to set out on you golfing adventures with more than 200 chic en-suite bedrooms and suites, three world-class restaurants and unparalleled view of Table Mountain across Table Bay.

Atlantic Beach Golf Club | Melkbosstrand
Another Links-style course, the 18-hole Atlantic Beach Golf Club provides some spectacular play amongst gorgeous indigenous fauna and flora. This challenging, yet fair course has been designed to be as enjoyable for the expert as it is for the weekend golfer. Insider tip: Watch out for the tenth hole; it is a real brute so avoid the quarry on the left at all costs!

GrandWest Casino | Goodwood  
Even though the gamble with that Bump and Run shot on the sixteenth hole didn’t pay off, perhaps lady luck will be on your side at Cape Town’s biggest gaming complex where you can try your hand with 2 563 slot machines and 79 premium table games. You can also reward that hole-in-one with a drink at the Alibama Sport Bar, or dinner at one of the superb restaurants.

Ozzie’s Golf Guide 
Ozzie’s Golf Guide takes all the hassle out of the golfing experience in and around Cape Town. Why fly your own equipment when he can supply it along with securing tee off times and convenient transfers to and from the golf course. If you want the best of golfing and game viewing book his two-day Golf and Safari Overnight Package.

Biltong and wine pairing | Durbanville Wine Estate  
Take your eye off the ball for a moment and relax at this “Nineteenth Hole”. The Durbanville Hills’ cellar a mere 20 minutes from Cape Town’s city centre, offers a picturesque setting for wine tasting and dining. For something totally different try the biltong and wine pairing with five types of biltong teamed up with a selection of five wines.

Source:Traveller24 – http://ow.ly/Nud4B

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