Hermanus Golf Club – East Course

Golf Road, off Main Rd, Hermanus, 7200, South Africa

Hermanus Golf Club – East Course, located a scenic 120 kilometers from Cape Town at the southern tip of Africa, is a gem in the world of golf. This prestigious club, set in the heart of the Whale Coast, offers an 18-hole course that has become a favorite among golf enthusiasts. Known for its exclusivity as a private course, it still welcomes the public, providing a perfect blend of privacy for members and accessibility for visitors.

The journey to Hermanus Golf Club – East Course is as remarkable as the destination itself. Travelers pass through the breathtaking landscapes of Sir Lowry’s Pass, leading to the club which is conveniently situated just two kilometers from the center of Hermanus town. The course is beautifully ensconced on the mountainside, offering stunning views of the surrounding area.

What truly sets Hermanus Golf Club apart are its unique features. The course is a haven for birdlife, creating a serene and vibrant atmosphere for golfers. Additionally, its location on the Whale Coast allows for an extraordinary experience of whale watching from the course between July and November. This combination of exceptional golfing and natural wonders makes Hermanus Golf Club a ‘must-play’ destination for golfers worldwide.

Course Details

18 Holes Par: 72 Length: 6479 meters Slope: N/A Rating: N/A

Course Informations

  • Year built: 1937
  • Architect(s): Peter Matkovich, Robert Grimsdell
  • Greens: Bent Grass
  • Fairways: Kikuyu Grass
  • Season: Year round


  • Metal spikes allowed: No
  • Credit cards accepted: Yes
  • Singles allowed: No
  • Fivesomes allowed: No
  • Dress Code: Appropriate golf attire required


  • Carts: Yes
  • Pull-carts: Yes
  • Clubs: Yes
  • Caddies available: Yes


  • Driving range: Yes
  • Pitching/chipping area: Yes
  • Putting green: Yes
  • Teaching pro: Yes


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