Overview of golf course named Gary Player Country Club

Gary Player Country Club

Sun City, South Africa
4.9
Fabulous
Book now
Avatar of golfer named Louis Oosthuizen
Avatar of golfer named Brandon Stone
25+ golfers played here
Played here? Rate your experience
Your rating

Details

Holes

18

Par

72

Built

1979

Type

Inland

Architect

Gary Player

South African businessman Sol Kerzner created the then-controversial resort community of Sun City some four decades ago, and his project went so well that he proceeded to recreate the design in locations from the Bahamas to Malaysia, Dubai and Morocco. Gary Player's par 72 walking course here is a fine one, having repeatedly hosted the Million Dollar Classic, where the big purse attracts the dozen best golfers on the planet to compete. The layout caters to the wide range of players who visit the resort as well as the top pros with a wide variety of teeing options. The bunkering is strategic; the fairways of kikuyu and greens of bentgrass make for superb playing surfaces. The clubhouse has a restaurant that surveys the course, and features a well-stocked pro shop as well as a fine spa and a gym; there is also a three-mile jogging path.

Community

Followers

Avatar of golfer named Eleonora Paradiso
Avatar of golfer named Raphael Onosh
Avatar of golfer named Bobby Van Wyk

Golfers who played here

Avatar of golfer named Louis Oosthuizen
Avatar of golfer named Brandon Stone
Avatar of golfer named Matteo Manassero
Avatar of golfer named Matthieu Pavon
23+

Reviews

4.9
based on 9 reviews
Fabulous
8
Very good
1
Good
0
Average
0
Poor
0
Review author avatar
Royal Limburg Golf
No handicap 553 courses played
Fabulous
23 December
What a place!! Gary Player did really good here. The course is a walking course so get a caddie! They are a great help to find wayward shots too. Everything from tee to green is in superb condition. Tee’s between 7162m to 5017m makes it possible to play for all golfers. It’s a tough finish so bring extra balls! If you stay at the Cascades Hotel it’s only a one minut walk to the clubhouse. Sun City is a great golf destination not to be missed if you are visiting South Africa !
Review author avatar
Albertinia Golf Club
Pro 32 courses played
Fabulous
November 28, 2017
I just love the setting of the golf course. It’s also a course where the more you play it, the more you know how to play it. The Nedbank Challenge is also a special event as my family is with me; Alastair Roper and Sun International really look after the players and their families, so I have fond memories of the course. It opened in 1979 and was built in a volcanic crater. It’s 6 550m in length and is a great way to walk nearly 7km!
See all 9 reviews

Albums

Cover picture of album undefined

Cover pictures (5)

15 Sep 2015
Cover picture of album undefined

Cover pictures (5)

15 Sep 2015

Nearby hotels

See all 50
hotel Soho Hotel & Casino at Sun City
0.4 km

Soho Hotel & Casino at Sun City

Pilanesberg
Book now
hotel The Cascades Hotel at Sun City Resort
0.4 km

The Cascades Hotel at Sun City Resort

Pilanesberg
Book now
hotel Soho Hotel & Casino at Sun City
0.4 km

Soho Hotel & Casino at Sun City

Pilanesberg
Book now
hotel The Cascades Hotel at Sun City Resort
0.4 km

The Cascades Hotel at Sun City Resort

Pilanesberg
Book now
hotel The Cabanas Hotel at Sun City Resort
0.5 km

The Cabanas Hotel at Sun City Resort

Pilanesberg
Book now
hotel The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City Resort
2 km

The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City Resort

Pilanesberg
Book now
See all 50

Nearby courses

See all 50
Overview of golf course named Lost City Golf Club

Lost City Golf Club

Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
5.0
Fabulous3 Reviews
Avatar of golfer named undefined
Avatar of golfer named undefined
6+ played here
Book now
Overview of golf course named Rustenburg Golf Club

Rustenburg Golf Club

Rustenburg, South Africa
Your rating
No users played here
Book now
Overview of golf course named Lost City Golf Club

Lost City Golf Club

Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
5.0
Fabulous3 Reviews
Avatar of golfer named undefined
Avatar of golfer named undefined
6+ played here
Book now
Overview of golf course named Rustenburg Golf Club

Rustenburg Golf Club

Rustenburg, South Africa
Your rating
No users played here
Book now
Overview of golf course named Millvale Golf Estate

Millvale Golf Estate

South Africa
Your rating
No users played here
Book now
Overview of golf course named Morningside Farm Golf Club

Morningside Farm Golf Club

South Africa
Your rating
No users played here
See all 50
4.9
Fabulous
Book now