The Durbanville Golf Club is the jewel of the North

Durbanville Golf Club

Fondly known as the ‘Jewel of the North’, the Durbanville Golf Club is a place where young and old, amateur and professional golfers can enjoy the spirit of comradery and sportsmanship.

Rated in the Top 100 Courses of South Africa in Golf Digest Magazine in 2018, this golf club has been at the top of its game since its establishment in 1967.

Consequently, members of the Durbanville Golf Club enjoy their passion for the game in prime surroundings. With friendly staff and inviting atmosphere, members and visitors alike always feel especially welcome.

Facilities at the Durbanville Golf Club include their Halfway House, a lapa area as well as the Members Lounge and cosy bar.

There are also plenty of golf cars, carts and clubs available for hire.

Durbanville Golf Club

Situated a mere 30-minutes from Cape Town, the course is well-known for its open spaces, incomparable fairways and the immaculate condition of its greens – some of the fairest in the Cape.

The Durbanville Golf Club is also available for those wanting to host private and corporate functions as well as teambuilding experiences. The staff will do what they can to assist you with your event and make it a success. They can also organise corporate golf days – whether you have everything planned out or simply seeking out the ideal course.

To find out more about this award-winning golf estate, call 021 976 8120 or email or visit

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No matter that the food is delicious and the setting delightful, poor service can ruin the occasion.  However, great service combined with mediocre meal and a plane jane restaurant can still be a pleasant night out.

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