The Melrose Arch Fire & Ice is situated in the centre of Johannesburg and offers accommodation in 197 luxury rooms. The rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows, LCD TV, a lap-top size safe and tea and coffee making facilities. The in-house restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily as well as High Tea on Sundays.
If there ever was an experiential hotel, Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch is it. Corporate and leisure travellers get to work hard and play hard while in the company of Hollywood’s most inspiring legends. Smack-dab in the middle of Joburg, the hotel is located in the hot lifestyle precinct, Melrose Arch.Click to See Golf Courses
Legends Golf Resort is located in Limpopo, set against the magnificent backdrop of the Hanglip Mountain, just 90 minutes north of Pretoria, and 3 hours from Johannesburg. This boutique style hotel has luxurious rooms which combine African style with all the modern amenities that you would expect from a 5* resort, including an in-room computer. Each room enjoys fantastic views of either the mountain or the desert. Al fresco dining is available at the Lookout restaurant or you can enjoy dinner overlooking the 9th and 18th holes at the Clubhouse. Leisure facilities include game drives, horse riding, fly fishing, tennis, swimming pool and full spa and wellness centre. With breathtaking scenery this really is a very special venue for your golf trip.
The Cascades Hotel is located 2½ hours from Johannesburg and 2 hours from Pretoria. It sits in secluded lush tropical forests and each of the luxury rooms enjoy views of either the gardens or one of the three swimming pools. The hotel has two restaurants Santorini, whose speciality is Mediterranean cuisine and The Peninsula, for more casual dining.
There is also Cafe Scalinin and Vistas Bar for al fresco dining. Guests can play golf at the nearby Gary Player country Club or enjoy their health spa. The stunning tropical pool area includes a small private beach which is the perfect place to unwind after a round of golf.
The Signature course is a Par 72 measuring 7748m at its longest, but with 5 tee positions on each hole, it is a challenge that players of all abilities can enjoy. This course is a world’s first, in that each of the 18 holes has been designed by a different top golfer. The round starts with a hole designed by Trevor Immelman and finishes with a Retief Goosen designed hole. Other designers include Padraig Harrington, Luke Donald and Justin Rose. With game meandering across the fairways, this course provides all golfers with a fantastic African experience. The Tribute course is a Par 30 10 hole course. It pays tribute to the finest Par 3s from around the world, including the 12th at Augusta, the 17th at Sawgrass and the Postage Stamp at Royal Troon. This course is an excellent “warm up” before the Signature course or an enjoyable round in its own right.
Zebula Golf Estate & Spa combines a Golf Estate, Nature Reserve and Health Spa located on 1600 hectares in the African Bushveld in the shadows of the Waterberg mountain range. The free standing; intimate Bush Chalets offer single/double accommodation and are situated within walking distance from the clubhouse. The chalets overlook the golf course and bushveld beyond and are very private. Facilities include TV, tea/coffee making facilities, a mini bar, air-conditioning and hairdryers. The Deluxe chalets also include a cosy Fireplace, jet-spa Bath and outdoor shower. A perfect place experience exceptional golf and anything from Lions, Tigers to Elephants or Rhinos. Outdoor swimming pools, Spa, Gym.
The Gary Player is a Par 72 course measuring 6535m at its longest, located in Sun City, this is perhaps one of the most famous courses in South Africa as it is the home of the Nedbank Million Dollar Golf Tournament. This stunning course is both beautiful and demanding, for although fairly flat, there are numerous challenging water hazards and some very imaginatively placed bunkers to catch you out. There are many elevation changes during the round and the greens are always lightning quick. With multiple tees on each hole this fantastic course can be enjoyed by golfers of all levels, and is a must play when in Sun City.
The Lost City is a Par 72 course measuring 6983m, it is located in Sun City, close to the Gary Player Course. This desert style course is surrounded by fantastic scenery. The front nine has a distinctly links feel to it, with its large waste bunkers, it demands accurate driving. The signature hole is the Par 3 13th, the African continent shaped green can be seen from the elevated tee. It is guarded by numerous bunkers and the water hazards are home to crocodiles! This course incorporates 28,000 sq. metres of water features and offers a fantastic varied round of golf