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Dolphin Coast golf courses. Zimbali Country Club, Simbithi Country Club, Umhlali Country Club, Prince's Grant Country Club

The perfect holiday would not be complete without a round or two of golf. The Dolphin Coast is home to some challenging and superb golf courses that offer a range of unique golfing experiences. Enjoy the refreshing sea breeze through your hair, luscious green lawns perfectly manicured beneath your feet and the Blue Indian Ocean as the scenic backdrop. Dolphin Coast golf courses are world-class and can compete with the finest.


Spend your next holiday trying out our Dolphin Coast Golf courses and find your favourite place to play the game. No matter which course you choose, North Coast Holiday Homes can assist you with accommodation nearby.


In this article, we will share information about the following Dolphin Coast Golf Courses:


Here is a list of our top 4 golf courses to try in the area:

Dolphin Coast golf courses. Zimbali Country Club, Simbithi Country Club, Umhlali Country Club, Prince's Grant Country Club
Zimbali Country Club

Zimbali

Designer: Tom Weiskopf

Holes: 18

Par: 72

Dress code: Standard dress code, soft spikes, golf cart compulsory

Contact: 0325381041

Address: R627, Zimbali Coastal Estate, Dolphin Coast, 4399


Designed by Tom Weiskopf, Zimbali Country Club's magnificent 18 holes offer captivating ocean and forest views, exceptional water and wetland features, and an inspiring natural setting where conservation is paramount.

The Country Club provides full amenities for golf enthusiasts, including compulsory golf carts, a halfway house, putting greens, a driving range, tennis courts, and a bar and lounge facility. Zimbali truly is the ideal venue for the discerning golfer who would like to not only test their abilities on some of the finest golf courses in Africa but who would also like to do so in style.

In terms of the ultimate golfing experience, Zimbali is among the top 10 courses in South Africa to receive the Complete Golfer's Five-star Golf Experience Award. This award is based on service excellence, top-class clubhouse facilities, golf course conditioning, and, last but not least, the golfing experience as a whole. Zimbali Country Club and Golf Course is rated independently by Golf Digest magazine as one of the top five finest golfing experiences in South Africa.


North Coast Holiday Homes has the perfect accommodation in Zimbali


Have a look at what Zimbali Coastal Estate offers


Dolphin Coast golf courses. Zimbali Country Club, Simbithi Country Club, Umhlali Country Club, Prince's Grant Country Club
Simbithi Country Club

Simbithi Country Club

Designer: Peter Matkovich

Holes: 18

Par: 58

Dress code: Standard dress code, soft spikes.

Contact: 0329468360

Address: Club Crescent, Shakas Rock, Dolphine Coast.


The green emerald of Simbithi connects Ballito and Salt Rock.

This 18-hole golf course was designed by Peter Matkovich and is the first US-style executive course in South Africa. Simbithi has a par of 60 and consists of par 3s, 4s, and one par 5. With its unique layout, you can use every club in your bag and have a challenging golf round. Fig Tree Restaurant is located at the clubhouse and serves delicious food. The Drop Zone bar is the best place to drink and discuss your latest games.

There are fewer par 5's and more par 3's, allowing you to play 18 holes with every club in your bag.


North Coast Holiday Homes has the perfect accommodation in Simbithi


Have a look at what Simbithi Eco Estate offers


Dolphin Coast golf courses. Zimbali Country Club, Simbithi Country Club, Umhlali Country Club, Prince's Grant Country Club
Umhlali Country Club

Umhlali Country Club

Designer: Peter Matkovich

Holes: 18

Par: 71

Dress code: Standard dress code, soft spikes.

Contact: 0329471181

Address: 1 Compensation Beach Rd, Umhlali


In 1961, Umhlali Country Club opened with a nine-hole golf course. Several years later, Peter Matkovich redesigned the course and added a second nine-hole course. The course and the club underwent a complete transformation in 2006, and the results are undeniable.

Designed by Peter Matkovich, this 18-hole course offers manicured fairways that are easy to walk for both skilled and non-skilled golfers. The flat terrain of Umhlali Country Club surrounds it with indigenous bush, making it a scenic place to play. There is a driving range and Pro Shop at Umhlali Country Club. After the game, head to the restaurant to socialize with fellow golfers and share your scores. If you still have any energy left after playing golf, there are squash courts, tennis courts, and bowling alleys at the clubhouse.

Just outside Ballito, opposite the N2, this world-class 18-hole golf course has a halfway house, pro shop, and golf cart hire.


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Have a look at what Ballito has to offer


Dolphin Coast golf courses. Zimbali Country Club, Simbithi Country Club, Umhlali Country Club, Prince's Grant Country Club
Prince's Grant Country Club

Prince's Grant Country Club

Designer: Peter Matkovich

Holes: 18

Par: 72

Dress code: Standard dress code, soft spikes.

Contact: 0324820041

Address: 1 Babu Bodasing Avenue, New Guelderland, 4480


Designed by Peter Matkovich, this 18-hole golf course features a links/parkland design along several ridges overlooking the Indian Ocean. With its panoramic views over the sea and spectacular coastal forest, this golf course is one of South Africa's most scenic and visually stunning courses.

Prince's Grant golf course is rated among South Africa's top twenty golf courses and has won numerous 5 Star Golf Experience awards.

This magnificent estate is situated 20 km from Ballito and is just a 45-minute drive north of Durban.


North Coast Holiday Homes has the perfect accommodation nearby


Have a look at what Ballito has to offer


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