Erinvale Golf Club

Somerset West, Cape Town


Golfing at Erinvale Golf Club

Designed by Gary Player

The Erinvale Golf Course was designed by Gary Player, one of golf’s most celebrated players and course architects. Player’s design philosophy emphasizes harmony with the natural landscape while offering a strategic challenge for golfers of all skill levels.

Erinvale Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course nestled in the heart of the Helderberg Mountains, offering stunning views of the surrounding vineyards, mountains, and False Bay. The course is renowned for its immaculate condition, with well-manicured fairways, fast greens, and a variety of water features and bunkers that enhance both the beauty and difficulty of the layout. Golfers can expect a diverse and challenging round, with the front nine winding through flat terrain, while the back nine ascends into the mountains, providing a dramatic and varied golfing experience.

Erinvale Golf Club
Erinvale Golf Club

Signature Holes

Hole 4 – Par 5: This hole is a true test of strategy and skill. It features a double dogleg design, with water hazards and bunkers strategically placed to challenge golfers on every shot. The approach to the green is particularly demanding, requiring precision to avoid the surrounding hazards.

Hole 8 – Par 3: Known for its breathtaking views, this par 3 offers a picturesque tee shot over a pond to a well-protected green. The backdrop of the Helderberg Mountains adds to the visual appeal, making it one of the most memorable holes on the course.

Hole 17 – Par 4: The penultimate hole is a challenging par 4 with an elevated tee box offering panoramic views of False Bay. The fairway slopes downhill, with water hazards coming into play on the approach to the green, demanding both accuracy and distance control.

Erinvale Golf Club hosts several prestigious tournaments throughout the year, attracting golfers from across the region and beyond. Membership at the club offers exclusive benefits, including priority tee times, access to members-only events, and opportunities to engage with a vibrant golfing community.

18-hole Course
Golf Carts
Golf Shop
Rental Equipment
Practice Facilities
  • The clubhouse at Erinvale is an elegant and welcoming space featuring spacious locker rooms, a well-stocked pro shop, and multiple dining options.
  • The club boasts excellent practice facilities, including a driving range, putting greens, and a short game area.
  • The pro shop offers a wide selection of high-quality golfing equipment and apparel. Knowledgeable staff are available to provide expert advice, equipment rentals, and custom fittings to ensure golfers are well-equipped for their round.
  • Multiple dining venues within the clubhouse offer a variety of culinary options, from casual snacks to full meals. Outdoor terraces provide beautiful views of the course and the Helderberg Mountains, making them perfect for social gatherings and relaxation.
  • Erinvale Golf Club is an ideal venue for hosting events such as corporate meetings, weddings, and private parties.
  • Beyond golf, the club provides additional amenities such as tennis courts, a swimming pool, and a fitness center, catering to a wide range of recreational activities.
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Somerset West, Cape Town

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