Gauteng Golf CoursesEmfuleni Golf Club
TypeRob Grimsdell (1948)
TypeParklands Golf Course
Telephone+27 (0)16 932-1161
Robert Grimsdell is renowned for the world-class golf courses that he has designed, and the Emfuleni Golf Club bears testimony to his superior abilities. It is situated in Vanderbijlpark, an industrial city that enjoys prime positioning on the banks of the Vaal River in Gauteng.
Thanks to this excellent locale, the Emfuleni Golf Course enjoys gorgeous views of the South African landscape and its flora. The bent greens and kikuyu fairways are an inviting getaway from city life, and visitors are welcome to play here during their time in Johannesburg, which is only 45 minutesí drive away.
Golf season is all year round, but the club is closed on Mondays. There is a driving range conveniently situated on the Emfuleni Golf Estate, which is ideal for those wanting to get some practice in, or for those who do not have the time to play a full 18 holes. Golf carts and clubs are available for hire here. There is a pro shop at Emfuleni that is well stocked and friendly staff members are equipped to handle questions and requests.
During your time in Gauteng, be sure to explore its cultural, historical and natural attractions too, of which there is ample variety.