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Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate

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Take a deep breath of fresh air...

Despite being a winter visit, the fairways and greens were superb. The back nine was a bit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gordon W
Johannesburg, South Africa
Magical Highland Gate Golf Course

What a treat it was to play on this outstanding course. Not only were the greens and fairways in... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Sanders I
Johannesburg, South Africa
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“ernie els”(5 reviews)
“halfway house”(4 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Kruisfontein Road, Dullstroom, South Africa
+27 87 808 6078
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite being a winter visit, the fairways and greens were superb. The back nine was a bit challenging for the two boys who had just started playing golf (take extra balls!). There were some unbelievable photo opportunities, this place is magical. We stayed for a...More

Thank Gordon W
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We visited on a weekend for brunch around 11h00 and found the restaurant almost empty. We were welcomed warmly and we chose to sit inside to avoid the chill on the stoep (patio). The décor is beautiful and classical with a touch of French country....More

Thank Kardoesie
Reviewed 24 June 2018

After 18 holes on the Ernie Els signature golf course rated by many to be one the best in South Africa situated on the stunning Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate, I was amazed that we had stumbled upon this little gem! Complete with its...More

1  Thank LaurasWorldza
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

What a treat it was to play on this outstanding course. Not only were the greens and fairways in top condition but the surrounding views were superb. The staff in the restaurant and pro shop were most helpful and friendly.Look forward to playing there again.A...More

1  Thank Sanders I
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best courses that i have ever played. .....greens to perfection.....fairways to dream off...great staff..,BUT the worst and most unpleasant MARSHAL in the world(Fe...). Screeming on backswings and irritating as hell. Hope they get rid of him soon ,since he will...More

2  Thank johanbibbey
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A hidden gem in the beautiful quaint town of Dullstroom is the Highland Gate golf course. A beautiful layout with risk and reward for all golfers in the most stunning setting. The manicured course is definitely in my top 10 courses in South Africa. We...More

1  Thank Waldick F H
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Wow what a great lay out and golf course . Immaculate condition greens are consistent. Great day out on the course worth the drive from Joburg .

1  Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

What an experience!! This the jewel of Mpumalanga. The course is in a excellent condition. The fairways and greens are immaculate. The staff at the Pro shop are professional, friendly and walk the extra mile to make your day. a Must visit for every golfer.

1  Thank nielvheerden
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Bachelor's weekend for avid golfers and although the course was saturated from prior heavy rains, it was simply magnificent! Unique imported grass on the fairways make the course look almost "unreal" in terms of its green presentation. Picturesque back nine with stunning hole designs! Ok...More

1  Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

A party of around 50 recently spent a weekend at Highland Gate, to celebrate a special brithday. Guests stayed at lodges in and around the estate. The 18 hole golf course has recently jumped in its ranking, and is now Number 15 in the country....More

2  Thank Christien N
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Response from Christien N | Reviewed this property |
Ek is seker jy kan. Bel vir Vincent Coetzee wat die bestuurder is. Hy sal kan reel. Vincent Coetzee 0826520793