Vipingo Ridge Baobab Course

Mombasa

Golfing at Vipingo Ridge Baobab Course

Designed by David Jones

Located along Kenya’s Indian Ocean coastline, the Baobab Course at Vipingo Ridge is a prominent and exceptional golf course in Africa. This premier 18-hole championship course offers golfers an experience that transcends the usual round of golf, providing an opportunity to take part in a prestigious game accentuated by the whisper of the ocean breeze and the warmth of the equatorial sun.

Created with finesse and a deep respect for the natural environment, the Baobab Course has been expertly designed with gently undulating greens and wide, picturesque fairways. Golfers can expect to navigate an incredible variety of challenges, from strategic water features to well-placed bunkers that demand both tact and an adventurous spirit.

Baobab Course at Vipingo Ridge
Baobab Course at Vipingo Ridge

Signature Holes

Hole 3: This par-5 hole is a standout with its sweeping fairway that curves around a large water hazard. Precision is key, as golfers must navigate the water and strategically placed bunkers to reach the elevated green.

Hole 7: A picturesque par-4 that plays downhill towards the ocean. The fairway narrows towards the green, bordered by natural vegetation on both sides. The stunning ocean view from the tee box makes this hole as visually captivating as it is challenging.

Hole 15: Known for its breathtaking beauty, this par-3 features an island green surrounded by water. Club selection and accuracy are crucial to avoid the surrounding water and safely land on the green.

Hole 16: The signature 16th hole, a dazzling par 4, challenges players to thread their shots through a natural amphitheater of tropical flora and coastal winds, culminating in an elevated green with a view that captures the magnificence of Kenya’s coastline.

The facilities at Vipingo Ridge are second to none, crafted to ensure that every visitor’s experience is steeped in comfort and luxury. The clubhouse stands as a testament to elegance, offering fine dining and relaxation areas where one can recount the day’s journey on the greens. In addition, a state-of-the-art golf academy with PGA professionals and a refined practice area allows enthusiasts to hone their skills amidst the allure of Africa.

But the adventure does not stop at golf. Vipingo Ridge provides a sanctuary for those seeking the full splendor of Kenya’s coastal panorama. With an airstrip welcoming guests directly to this oasis, the Baobab Course is more than a mere destination; it is a passage to marvel, where the spirit of golf and the pulse of the wild coalesce, offering a story for every traveler to tell.

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Highlights
  • The clubhouse serves as the central hub for golfers and guests, featuring a pro shop stocked with the latest golf equipment, apparel, and accessories.
  • To help golfers refine their skills, the course provides comprehensive practice facilities including a large, well-maintained driving range, several putting greens, and designated chipping areas for practicing short-game techniques.
  • The Golf Academy offers professional coaching and training programs tailored to players of all ages and skill levels, provided by experienced golf instructors.
  • Accommodation at Vipingo Ridge includes luxury villas and apartments available for short-term and long-term stays, offering comfortable and stylish living options with stunning views of the course and the surrounding natural beauty.
  • Dining options include a clubhouse restaurant with a diverse menu featuring local and international cuisine, and a well-stocked bar serving a range of beverages, perfect for post-round relaxation.
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