Pezula Championship Golf Course

If you’re looking for an unsurpassed golfing experience on one of South Africa’s most scenic and impressive links courses, then you must play a round at Pezula Golf Club.

Overlooking the Indian Ocean from its perch atop the East Head of the Knysna Lagoon, this beautiful, multi-award-winning golf course is a sweeping spectacle of fairways and greens rolling through the pristine Southern Cape landscape.

Reminiscent of Gleneagles in the Scottish Highlands and Pebble Beach on the Monterey coastline, Pezula’s par 72 championship links course offers golfers a challenging, truly five-star experience. This exquisite course is ranked 21st in the Golf Digest Top 100 courses fo 2012.

Set amongst 254 hectares of pristine indigenous landscaping, the course was designed to include a variety of tee options and a full range of shots, making it a challenging and rewarding experience for every golfer.

Pezula’s signature holes are the par-5 13th; par-4 14th and par-three 15th holes which are built on the cliff top, overlooking the brilliant blue Indian Ocean.


Pezula’s Clubhouse is elegantly appointed and includes a stylish gourmet restaurant, bar, private lounge with library and a boutique pro shop. The large terrace is the perfect place for sunset cocktails and overlooks the golf course with magnificent views across the greens, to the Indian Ocean. Facilities include a heated swimming pool, a short-game practice facility and putting green, tennis and leisure facilities are also available. Golf professionals are on hand to offer high quality lessons.

Facilities at the adjacent Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa include an award-winning spa with sauna, steam room and heated indoor swimming pool, a gourmet restaurant, champagne & whiskey bar and cigar lounge.

Swingfit Performance Academy

Swingfit is a Performance Academy providing expert golf and fitness instruction & training with outstanding South African and international coaches. We cater for all abilities and offer individual and group coaching in golf biomechanics, strength and conditioning, mind and swing.

Golf Practice Range

At the Field of Dreams golfers can practice their shots on the 300m practice range which also has putting, short game and bunker facilities.


  • Clubhouse
  • Bar
  • Halfway House
  • Locker Rooms
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant

Course Information

Course Type: Links
Designer: David Dale and Ronald Fream of GolfPlan USA
Built: 2001
Course Rating: 18-Hole, Par 72
Course Length: 6,355m
Championship: 6,355m
Men’s: 5,963m
Seniors: 5,630m
Ladies: 5,195m
Grass type: Kentucky Blue & Rye
Greens: Bent grass

Club Regulations

Dress Code:


  • Golf Shirts
  • Slacks, golf shorts or walking shorts
  • Short socks are acceptable
  • Beachwear and Denim Jeans are NOT acceptable on the course


  • Dresses, skirts, slacks, golf shorts, mid-length shorts and blouses


  • Appropriate golf footwear is compulsory on both the golf course and practice areas
  • Soft Spikes only


  • Golf attire and casual/smart street wear is expected
  • Golf shoes are allowed everywhere in the main clubhouse
  • No caps are to be worn in the clubhouse

Recommended Accommodation

Additional Activities

  • Archery
  • Ball Games
  • Beach
  • Birding
  • Canoeing
  • Helicopter Flips
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horse Riding
  • Pétanque
  • Spa & Gym
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Birds of Eden
  • Botlierskop
  • Dolphin Discovery
  • Elephant Sanctuary
  • Monkeyland
  • Whale Watching
  • 4x4 Trails
  • Abseiling
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Coastal Fishing
  • Micro Lighting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paddle Cruise Dinner
  • Paintball
  • Paragliding
  • Private Lagoon Cruise
  • Quad Biking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Shark Cage Diving
  • Skydiving
  • Surfing
  • Tree Top Canopy Tour
  • Trout Fishing
  • Millwood Goldfields
  • Oudtshoorn
  • Tsitsikamma Forest
  • Choo Tjoe

Experiences Featuring this Course