Rossmund Golf Course

Swakopmund

Golfing at Rossmund Golf Course

Designed by Gary Player

Rossmund Golf Course was designed by Gary Player, a legendary golfer and renowned golf course architect. Player’s design philosophy emphasizes blending the natural environment with strategic golfing challenges, making Rossmund a unique and enjoyable course.

Rossmund Golf Course is one of only five desert golf courses in the world, located just outside the coastal town of Swakopmund in Namibia. The course offers a truly unique golfing experience, with lush fairways and greens set against the stark, arid backdrop of the Namib Desert. Golfers can expect a well-maintained course with challenging holes that incorporate natural desert features, undulating terrain, and water hazards. The layout is designed to be both demanding and rewarding, catering to players of all skill levels.

Rossmund Golf Course
Rossmund Golf Course

Signature Holes

Hole 4 – Par 3: This hole is known for its picturesque setting and challenging play. It features a large water hazard that must be carried to reach the green, which is surrounded by bunkers. The combination of water, sand, and the desert backdrop makes it one of the most memorable holes on the course.

Hole 12 – Par 5: A long and strategic hole, the 12th features a dogleg left with natural desert vegetation and bunkers along the fairway. The approach to the green requires careful shot placement and precision, making it a true test of strategy and skill.

Hole 18 – Par 4: The finishing hole is a dramatic par 4 that plays towards the clubhouse. It features a narrow fairway lined with desert vegetation and strategically placed bunkers, requiring accuracy off the tee. The green is elevated and well-guarded, providing a challenging and fitting end to the round.

Rossmund Golf Course offers an exceptional golfing experience set in the unique and stunning environment of the Namib Desert near Swakopmund, Namibia. With its challenging and beautifully designed course, top-tier facilities, and breathtaking desert scenery, the club provides an ideal environment for golfers of all skill levels.

18-hole Course
Clubhouse
Golf Shop
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Highlights
  • The clubhouse at Rossmund is a welcoming and comfortable space featuring spacious locker rooms, a well-stocked pro shop, and 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.
  • The clubhouse offers a variety of dining options, from casual snacks to full meals. Outdoor seating provides stunning views of the course and surrounding desert landscape, perfect for social gatherings and relaxation.
  • Rossmund Golf Course is an ideal venue for hosting events such as corporate meetings, weddings, and private parties. The club offers various event spaces and professional event management services to ensure successful and memorable occasions.
  • Beyond golf, the club provides additional amenities such as tennis courts and a swimming pool, catering to a wide range of recreational activities.
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