What we Offer
18-Hole Golf Course and Driving Range
Experience the luxury of playing at one of South Africa’s Top 100 Rated Golf Courses. The facilities provide members or playing visitors of the Golf Club, the opportunity to warm up before playing or to practise more frequently.
Olivewood Golf Academy
The Journey to results starts right here. Our team of professional, PGA qualified coaches and wonderful outdoor facilities, inclusive of a driving range, short game practice area and practice putting green allows us to coach all areas of the game.
We invite you to Olivewood Golf Club for your next golf day. Our world-class golf courses, supreme facilities and dedicated golf and events teams will assist you in delivering a golf day beyond your expectations. We look forward to hosting you.
Golf Clinics and Lessons
Our qualified PGA Professionals are eager and ready to help improve your game. If you are new to golf, our professionals will provide you with an introductory programme to ease you into the game. Our Golf Clinics offer a range of structured programmes to assist junior and adult players in perfecting their game.
Golf Tours / Stay and Play Packages
Take to the greens and book a stay at Hotel Olivewood during your next Golf Tour. Our Stay and Play packages will have you relaxing in style. Discover jaw-dropping panoramic views and golfing memories at Olivewood Private Estate & Golf Club.
Welcome to Olivewood Private Estate & Golf Club’s Golf Academy. The Journey to results starts right here. Our team of professional, PGA qualified coaches and wonderful outdoor facilities, inclusive of a driving range, short game practice area and practice putting green allows us to coach all areas of the game.
The main objective of the Golf Academy is to develop athletes into players that are able to participate and compete in confidence, at their true potential. At Olivewood, we offer a variety of tailor-made packages suited to your unique requirements and needs.
Come and learn to play the game and improve your golf with the help of one of our great coaches in the spectacular setting of our practice facilities and golf course. Whether you are looking for a ‘quick fix’ or want to work on long-term goals, our qualified TPI Certified and PGA Professionals are ready to assist you in reaching your goals. Individual coaching can be done once-off or one of our lessons packages can be obtained to reach those long-term goals.
Our program is carefully designed to develop children’s understanding of the game whilst attending to the key Long-Term Athlete Development fundamentals to ensure that the junior golfers foundation is cemented for future development. Our coaches are committed to teaching your children all aspects of the game, while providing a fun learning environment.
Take the opportunity to learn to play golf in a friendly and professional environment, with the Olivewood Ladies Program that runs over a period of 8 weeks, led by our resident female TPI Certified PGA Professional. The programs are perfect for complete beginners and experienced players alike. In the Olivewood Ladies Program, our team of professionals design each ladies’ golf lesson with the women’s perspective in mind.
Group lessons and clinics are tailored to serve a bigger group of up to 10 golfers (maximum). Various clinics are available throughout the season, and are tailored to your unique requirements. Our Golf Clinics offer a range of structured programmes to assist junior and adult players in perfecting their game.
*Special school holiday junior clinics will be hosted during the South African School holiday periods
*Subject to availability
From the moment you arrive to the time you leave, personal service and attention to detail will ensure we deliver the best event possible for you and your guests. Olivewood Golf Club focuses on creating an unforgettable event that is specifically designed and planned to suit your needs. Our dedicated and energetic team will leave no stone unturned, to ensure a truly seamless event.
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Dylan has had a passion for golf from the young age of 3 years old, and with his love for people and the sport, Dylan’s focus lies in guiding golfers in reaching their full potential and enjoying the game of golf as much as he does. Dylan represented Selborne College and Border Golf in various nationwide amateur tournaments. Dylan completed his PGA Foundation Degree, obtaining his Class A status in 2021. Dylan is extremely passionate about coaching and intends to grow the game within East London by helping golfers enjoy the game through fun, interactive and informative lessons.
Our coach emphasises fun and principled skill development in coaching sessions, to emphasize the importance of the enjoyment behind a good game of golf. Whether this is the introduction to your child’s golfing journey or an opportunity to further their current skill sets and game through coaching, our coaches are eager to share their knowledge and offer programs designed for the golfers’ specific needs.
With holiday packages available, as well as clinics split over a few weeks, your child will be able to learn more about the game in a fun and exciting way. Clinics will include, but not be limited to coaching juniors on the fundamentals of:
● Bunker play
● Full swing
● Rules and Etiquette
Olivewood Golf Club, ranked under Top 100 courses of South Africa, boasts country and sea views, designed to follow the natural contours of the land with beautiful Kikuyu fairways and bent grass greens. Framed by the indigenous forest, Olivewood’s par 72-course measures 6200m from the pro tees and 4900m from the ladies’ tees. Carefully placed water features, trees and magnificent greens highlight the unique layout of the course. Olivewood Golf Club are proud to be a nominee of the prestigious 9th World Golf Awards 2022 for Best Golf Course and Best Golf Hotel in South Africa.