GOLF COURSE & FACILITIES
Designed and built by Peter Matkovich, the 18 hole, Par 72 Silver Lakes Golf Course is one of the finest in the Country and the Best Golf Course in Pretoria as voted by the Best of Pretoria awards.
The course takes full advantage of the abundance of water and the river running through the Estate. Water comes into play on 11 of the 18 holes and the island fairway on the Par 5 14th, double fairway on the 8th, as well as excellent finishing holes on the 9th and 18th greens that share an island surrounded by palm trees, ensure a memorable and pleasant round of golf.
A warm up area featuring a full-length range, chipping and putting green is available to golfers before play.
GOLF COURSE DETAILS
Course Designer: Peter Matkovich
Date Founded: 29 September 1993
Course Type: 18 holes
Course Par Rating: Par 72
Course Stroke Rating:
Yellow 75.2/150 | White 73.1/145 | Blue 71/138 | Red 68.4/136
Course Length (m):
Yellow 6640m | White 6214m | Blue 5785m | Red 5377m
Grass Type: Fairways and tees: Kikuyu | Greens: Bent grass
The Pro Shop is fully stocked with the latest golf equipment and apparel
Golf clubs are available for renting
Struggling to get the right equipment? We have Professionals to assist you
We have a beautiful practice facility that ranges up to 300m
The driving range includes 25 hitting bays on the grass and 15 bays with mats
Srixon driving range balls
400m² practice Putting Green
9 different holes
50m² Chipping Green
Practice sand bunker
Secure lockers for your belongings
Showers with fresh towels daily
A shoe cleaning service is available from Tuesday to Sunday
Enjoy breakfast or the meals of the day at our beautiful halfway house overlooking the lake at the 18th hole (exclusive to our golfers)
Bars & restaurants
The clubhouse has a downstairs bar and restaurant as well as an upstairs members bar with a deck and beautiful view of the golf course and lakes. We also have a convenience store and wine shop at the clubhouse
The ladies’ golf section at the Silver Lakes Golf Club is a vibrant, sociable and welcoming group. Ladies of all ages compete in golf days and also arrange their own social games. There are numerous fun activities for our ladies’ golfers to enjoy throughout the year.
Should you have any queries or are in need of more information, please feel free to contact:
Bobby Westman (Clubhouse Reception): 012 809 0282
Chantal le Roux (Ladies Captain): 082 552 2802
Bookings are taken a week in advance at the Pro Shop as a 4-ball or as individual bookings that get placed into 4-balls for this enjoyable morning group.
Fun competitions are also planned out a year in advance such as Betterball Stableford, Four ball Alliance, Odds and Evens, only five clubs in the bag, Monthly Medal and more. After golf a prize giving and a bit of mingling take place.
Ladies organise their own 4-balls on Saturday mornings or afternoons. Timesheets are available at the Pro Shop a week in advance for bookings. Once a month a Ladies Saturday Social is held followed by a prize giving and a bit of socialising.
The annual ladies Road Trip is a club favourite, whereby the Ladies go on an exciting day visit to another golf club. A highlight was the 2018 visit to the exclusive River Club in Sandton.
Other regular ladies events that are very enthusiastically attended, include: Valentine’s Day, The Ryder Cup vs Woodhill Ladies, Rosella Cup on Women’s Day, Sanlam Cancer Day and the very popular Ladies Open in March. The year usually ends with a lovely Christmas function that serves as a fundraiser for Wollies Animal Shelter.
Our ladies also get entered into the GNGU League and teams also partake in the Thursday League, Saturday League, Women’s Individual League and Mixed League.
Ladies clinics are conducted at the Silver Lakes Golf Academy on Wednesday mornings. Wonderful coaching and fitting facilities are available for both group and individual classes.
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