About St Francis Golf Lodge
Presiding over the 1st tee of the award winning, Jack Nicklaus designed, St Francis Links course, St Francis Golf Lodge is a place where golf enthusiasts can escape to indulge their favourite pastime and relax in the beautiful surrounds of St Francis Bay in South Africa.
Thoughtful service, laid back comfort, and the opportunity to test your mettle on one of the Top 10 courses in South Africa, is all part of the St Francis Golf Lodge experience. Guests can expect to leave with a replenished spirit and a renewed love of the game.
The lodge consists of two separate houses adjacent to each other. Each house has 5 en-suite bedrooms, a fully fitted kitchen, a spacious living area and a covered patio that takes in the sweeping views of the golf course, the mountains in the distance, the ocean and the surrounding thatched village.
The lodge is located within walking distance to The Links Clubhouse. The Lighthouse Restaurant and Jack’s Bar at the Clubhouse are open daily from 06h30 for breakfast, lunch and on Monday & Wednesday evenings for dinner.
Stay in one of our 10 Double / Twin en-suite bedrooms of which 8 rooms are on the 1st floor (stairs), and have large walk-in showers and standing balconies with views of the golf course. The remaining 2 rooms are on the ground floor / entrance level (no stairs), and have large private enclosed patios, indoor and outdoor showers as well as baths, but have no view of the golf course.
Additional facilities include reduced Gold Membership green fees, 24 hour security, ample parking space, swimming pool, free Wi-Fi connection in the public areas, Honesty Bar, TV lounge with a big screen television offering the full DSTV bouquet of channels, DVD player, library and laundry facilities.
Enjoy secure Estate Living in
• 10 Bedrooms each with bathroom en-suite
• Full Breakfast included
• Guest Amenities
• Heated towel rails
• Under floor / tile heating
• Fan / heater
• Electronic safe in room
• Flat screen television with the hospitality DSTV channels
• Pool (swimming towels provided)
• Free internet access
• Tea and coffee making facilities
• Secure parking
• Laundry facilities
• Reduced Green fees
Note: Take note that it is possible to rent one of the 5 bedroom houses, with all in-house facilities, to accommodate groups of up to 10 people sharing.
The Location & Attractions
St Francis Bay is situated midway between Port Elizabeth and Plettenberg Bay on Southern Africa’s Sunshine Coast. Ideally situated between the 1st and 10th Tee, and overlooking the famed Jack Nicklaus designed links course, St Francis Golf Lodge is the perfect base from which to explore the many attractions of South Africa‘s fabled Garden Route and nearby malaria free game reserves.
There are loads of options to keep the adventurer and sporting enthusiast occupied too. Spend a day 4x4ing in Baviaanskloof Mega Reserve which offers the ultimate in Eco-tourism and adventure tours, outdoor recreation and a unique wilderness experience, take the plunge off Bloukrans Bridge - the highest bungee jump in the world, explore the Tsitsikamma Forest on a Canopy Tour or experience deep-sea fishing, kite surfing, beach horse rides, mountain biking, surfing, kayaking, birding or hiking.
For those who prefer life’s gentler pursuits – enjoy a leisurely boat cruise down St Francis Bay‘s gentle waterways and the Krom River which is navigable for 8 kilometres and is a favourite among fishermen and boating enthusiasts.