Golfing in Johannesburg
After a long day in one of Sandton’s conference venues, enjoy a break at one of the many golf courses in the area. With several championship courses, South Africa has become a golfer's paradise. The region’s warm weather and abundance of space has allowed the sport to flourish. With such an idyllic climate, it's no surprise that the city is home to a number of great golf courses that are perfect for playing a few rounds.
Numerous golf courses
Johannesburg has a variety of courses that are suited for every level of golfer. Real golf enthusiasts can enjoy teeing off from the same spot as the pros at one of the city’s multiple championship courses. Several tournaments such as the European PGA Tour have been hosted in Johannesburg. There are also country clubs and tourist venues that offer the opportunity to get out and hit a few balls.
A good course for visitors is the Crown Mines Golf Club
, which is one of the oldest courses in Johannesburg. This par-72 course can present a challenge for any golfer. The club itself boasts a scenic setting and friendly clubhouse alongside a well-stocked pro-shop.
Play a game of historic golf in Johannesburg
Another top tier golf club is the Royal Johannesburg & Kensington
, which features two 18–hole championship courses. Located in the Orange Grove district in the north of the city, this course is steeped with history and will provide an enjoyable challenge for both beginner and expert golfers.
For guests looking for a different form of outdoor workout, the stylish Park Inn Sandton Hotel offers you the opportunity to relax in the outdoor pool or de-stress in the fitness center. Located within the Johannesburg’s premier business district, this business hotel in Sandton has plenty to offer for every type of traveler.