South Africa 2017

THE DEFINITIVE WAY TO EXPERIENCE GOLF IN SOUTH AFRICA

South African Golf Tour with Colin Hunt & Richard Mercer 19 November – 1 December 2017

South Africa, with its rich diversity of cultures, languages, beliefs and histories is an internationally desirable tourism destination and is quickly growing into a golfing Mecca. The beauty in its peoples, landscapes, wildlife and other offerings is matched by the wide range of golf courses that you can play at, distinguished both their design and geographical location. Home to golfing legends Gary Player, Ernie Els and Retief Goosen, the country boasts world-class golf courses and golfing resorts. Test your skills on bushveld fairways where zebras are likely to stroll alongside you or tee off from cliffs offering spectacular ocean views; take up the challenge of lush green courses designed specifically to put your through your paces or head to the hills for a game in one the countries dramatic mountain settings. All of these options come with luxury stays in lodges, boutique hotels and resorts.

DAY ONE – 19 NOVEMBER 2017

  • On Arrival, Private Transfer from Airport to Hotel (approx. 2hrs)
  • A Welcome Fruit/Snack Platter will be in your room.
  • Overnight: Sun City Cascades Hotel – Luxury Room

SUN CITY CASCADES HOTEL

Named for the waterfalls and calming pools that trickle throughout the property, the 5-star Cascades hotel is an oasis of calm in the midst of the Sun City Resort and in close proximity to all the activities Sun City has to offer. All rooms overlook the gardens and the white sands of the pool’s beach area. Explore the pathways that crisscross the scenic gardens, and enjoy the cheerful sounds from the bird aviary. The Cascades is home to the Peninsula restaurant. You can also enjoy sundowners and cocktails ordered from the Luma Bar and Lounge. The Entertainment Centre is in close proximity, as is the Valley of Waves and a variety of other exciting activities.

DAY TWO – 20 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Golf at Lost City Course (inc Shared Carts)
  • 3 Course Welcome Dinner – Boscado Restaurant, Cascades Hotel
  • Overnight at Sun City Cascades Hotel DAY THREE 21 NOVEMBER 2017
  • Breakfast
  • Golf at Gary Player Country Club Note – Walk Only Course, Caddies Compulsory, extra fee payable direct
  • Overnight at Sun City Cascades Hotel

The Lost City Golf Course with undulating and rocky terrain has an 18-hole desert-style golf course that is surrounded by spectacular views across the bushveld. Wide fairways, a series of lakes that separates the ninth with the finishing hole, the course covers more than 100 hectares and incorporates 28 000 square metres of water features.

The 72-par course has live 2-metre long crocodiles on the 13th hole with a green in the shape of the African continent. This makes it one of the most unusual, exciting and interesting golf courses in the world. The course facilities include a Pro Shop, a practice putting green and a driving range.

DAY THREE – 21 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Golf at Gary Player Country Club Note – Walk Only Course, Caddies Compulsory, extra fee payable direct
  • Overnight at Sun City Cascades Hotel

DAY FOUR – 22 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Check out & Transfer to Johannesburg Airport for flight to Capetown (not included)
  • On arrival, transfer to Hotel (approx 30 mins)
  • Overnight: Table Bay Hotel, Capetown. Luxury Room

The Table Bay offers the ultimate in 5-star luxury hotel accommodation in Cape Town. Considered to be the best address in Cape Town, this sophisticated Sun International property was opened in May 1997 by former South African president, Nelson Mandela. As part of the Sunlux Collection, The Table Bay continues to set its own standards in international service, cuisine and luxury. Situated on the historic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, The Table Bay hotel is perfectly positioned against the stunning backdrop of Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean and provides easy access to the top places to visit in Cape Town. A property with a big heart, The Table Bay is synonymous with friendly service, environmental sustainability awareness, and a keen attention to detail. From hundreds of indigenous Protea flower arrangements throughout the hotel to personal check-in services, every detail has been taken care of to make your experience uniquely and luxuriously South African. Voted as one of South Africa’s Top 25 Hotels in the 2014 and 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, The Table Bay offers luxury hotel accommodation in Cape Town that has been designed to mirror the rich colours and textures of the historic Spice Route.

DAY FIVE – 23 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Transfer to Clovelly Golf Club (approx 45 mins)
  • After Golf, designated Free Time
  • Overnight: Table Bay Hotel, Capetown

The course at Clovelly Country Club is set in the Fish Hoek (Silvermine) Valley a few miles south of Cape Town. The course dates back to 1934 and was originally laid out by Dr Charles Molteno Murray (he was responsible around that time for a number of good courses, including Royal Cape and George). The Silvermine River comes into play at the moderate length but rather tight Clovelly. The layout is routed among the sand dunes and a number of other water hazards in the shape of ponds create further challenges where accuracy rather than length will pay dividends.

DAY SIX – 24 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Full Day Cape Peninsula & Table Mountain Tour
  • Lunch included at Two Oceans Restaurant
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Table Bay Hotel

DAY SEVEN – 25 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Check out of Hotel
  • Free Morning
  • Afternoon transfer to Winelands (approx 1hr)
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Le Franschoek Hotel – Deluxe Room

DAY EIGHT – 26 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Transfer to Golf at Pearl Valley Estate (approx 30 mins)
  • After Golf, transfer back to hotel
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Le Franschoek Hotel – Deluxe Room

PEARL VALLEY ESTATE

The strategically challenging Nicklaus designed course of Pearl Valley Golf Estate is situated in Franschhoek. With vineyards bordering the course and the Berg River water hazard running through it, this SA Open Championship course makes for a challenging but memorable round of golf!

DAY NINE – 27 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Check out of Hotel
  • Transfer to Swellendam for Lunch en route to Fancourt (180kms – 2 Hours)
  • 2 Course Lunch Included
  • After Lunch, transfer to Fancourt Hotel (214kms – 2 Hours)
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Fancourt Hotel – Luxury Room

DAY TEN – 28 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Golf at Montagu Course – Fancourt
  • Shared Cart Included
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Fancourt Hotel – Luxury Room

DAY ELEVEN – 29 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Free Day
  • Optional: Golf at Pinnacle Point (57kms – 45mins) including Shared Cart
  • Optional: Knysna Full Day Tour inc Featherbed Eco Excursion (Lunch Included)
  • Free Night
  • Overnight: Fancourt Hotel – Luxury Room

DAY TWELVE – 30 NOVEMBER 2017

  • Golf at The Links Course – Fancourt
  • Shared Cart Included
  • Farewell Braai at Fancourt
  • Overnight: Fancourt Hotel – Luxury Room DAY

DAY THIRTEEN – 1 DECEMBER 2017

  • Check Out of Hotel
  • Private Transfer from Hotel to George Airport (7kms – 10mins)
  • Tour Ends

South Africa 2017 – Cost

From $7,645.00 per person based on Twin Share occupancy
From $9,700.00 per person based on Single occupancy

LAND ONLY PRICE (Flights Not Included)

Deposit Payable: $3,000.00 Per Person
2nd Stage Payment (1st May 2017): $1800.00 Per Person
Balance Payable No Later than 1st September 2017

* Please note: Every effort will be made to ensure the course advertised will be available. If not, we will endeavour to find a suitable alternative.

Package Summary

Tour fully escorted by Colin Hunt & Richard Mercer

  • 12 Nights Accommodation – Twin Share
  • Breakfast Daily
  • 6-7 Rounds of Championship Golf at Lost City, Gary Player, Clovelly, Pearl Valley, Pinnacle Point (optional), Fancourt Montagu & Fancourt Links
  • Welcome & Farewell Dinner
  • 2 Lunches
  • Sightseeing Tours
  • All Ground Transportation
  • Fully hosted by Richard Mercer & Colin Hunt
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