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Knysna’s favourite golf club

Set in the heart of South Africa’s picturesque Garden Route and just minutes from the famous Knysna Heads, the course hugs the shores of the Knysna Lagoon and so offers a truly unique golfing experience, making it a must-play destination for visitors to the Southern Cape.

Founded in 1909
Knysna is one of the country’s oldest, most characterful and cherished golf clubs. It is renowned for its friendly, relaxed atmosphere and its exceptional clubhouse facilities. Visitors from all parts of the globe are assured a warm welcome and are encouraged to take part in the club’s full programme of golfing competitions.

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Ladies Competition

Individual Bonus Bogey

Tee times 12:00 to 13:03


Club Competition

Individual Stableford

Tee times 11:15 to 13:03


The Captain's Prize Day

4 Ball Alliance

Tee times 11:15 to 13:03

Click to see a fly-over of the course

The “Meat”
Every Friday play 9 holes for just R50 and enter the comp!

Call 044 384 1150 to book your time!

Group rates are available for parties of 12 or more

Click to email Chris on to arrange your tour.

We have a junior section that have lessons on a Monday afternoon

Call 044 384 1150 to join in!

We have a junior section that have lessons on a Monday afternoon

Call 044 384 1150 to join in!


one of the town’s most enduring institutions

Our 18-hole course features many tidal pools and inlets with magnificent indigenous trees and a wide variety of bird-life. The flat terrain offers easy walking both with or without a trolley – but don’t be deceived! Long par-5s, imposing par-3s and some challenging par-4s, make it an enjoyable but thought-provoking test for players of all levels.

Its unique links/parkland layout and has been upgraded and enhanced over the past 10 years. The course boasts some of the finest greens in the Southern Cape and its many natural hazards and scenic location add to its charm and visual appeal.

How to book a tee time
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Ashes win for Ben & JP

The club’s annual Ashes event that commemorates the devastating clubhouse fire  on January 13th 2010  was played on Saturday 15th. The fourball, betterball bonus bogey…
January 20, 2022
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A new look for the New Year

Anyone visiting or just driving past Knysna Golf Club will notice something different this week – our caddies now have smart new uniforms. Similar to…
December 30, 2021


for all golfers

Regularly hosting charity events, Southern Cape Opens, Junior Order of Merit competitions, functions for local organisations and businesses and supporting the development of golf, particularly amongst youngsters, Knysna Golf Club embraces the best traditions of a long-established members’ club.

Affordable rates, welcoming staff and excellent facilities make a visit to Knysna Golf Club a memorable and pleasurable experience for anyone who loves the game of golf.