Steenberg Hotel, South Africa is nestled in the shadow of the Constantiaberg Mountains.
Steenberg Hotel, South Africa is nestled in the shadow of the Constantiaberg Mountains. Contributed

You'll have a hole lot of fun playing on world's top courses

RACV Royal Pines Resort, Benowa, Queensland

Surrounded by lush fairways and pristine greens, the 100-hectare RACV Royal Pines Resort is a golfing paradise.

Perfect for a family getaway, this luxury hotel has 27 holes, a driving range as well as a children's pool, playground and nearby mini-golf facilities for the little ones.

Rooms start at $162 per room per night.

 

Hotel Du Golf Barriere, Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines, France

Golf-lovers unsurprisingly feel right at home at the Hotel Du Golf.

The hotel caters for pros and beginners with complimentary golf lessons and mini golf on offer so the whole family can have fun.

Rooms start at $283 per room per night.

The Datai Langkawi, Langkawi, Malaysia

The Datai Langkawi's golf course is one of the most picturesque in the world.

Currently being revamped by South African golfing legend and four-time Major winner, Ernie Els, this 18-hole championship course provides the perfect accompaniment to a family getaway.

The resort has two pools, a day spa and private beach.

Rooms start at $534 per room per night.

InterContinental Fiji golf and spa resort, Fiji

Overlooking the stunning Natadola Bay, this 18-hole course is ideal for a casual hit while holidaying.

With a free shuttle service from the hotel to the course, it's easy to sneak in a quick round before cooling off at the hotel's pool or private beach.

Alternatively, if your game needs a bit of work, the hotel also offers private golf lessons.

Rooms start at $437 per room per night.

The Windsor Hotel Toya, Toyako-cho, Japan

It may look like a walk in the park, with beautiful views of Uchiura Bay, but the Windsor Hotel Toya provides a stiff challenge to any recreational golfer.

The hotel's '19th hole' doesn't disappoint either, where guests can enjoy a five-star meal and a well-earned drink.

Rooms start at $564 per room per night.

 

Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa, St Andrews, Scotland

With views of the beautiful Scottish coastline and the renowned 17th Road Hole, the Old Course hotel has world-class facilities, including a state-of-the art teaching centre and driving range, available 24/7.

If you're feeling a little stiff, there's always the indoor swimming pool, rooftop spa and the Road Hole Bar, which offers Scotland's finest whiskies.

Rooms start at $291 per room per night.

Steenberg Hotel, Capetown, South Africa

Nestled in the shadow of the Constantiaberg Mountains and just a 20-minute drive from Cape Town, the Steenberg Hotel has one of the best courses in South Africa.

There's plenty of sand and water to challenge the best golfers.

Rooms start at $266 per room per night.

 

Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Set among cactuses in the Arizona desert, the Four Seasons resort provides a golfing experience of a different kind.

With two 18-hole courses and a professional golf performance centre, the resort is perfect for even the most inexperienced golfer.

After a long day in the sun, guests can make the most of this desert oasis by having a dip in the hotel's pool and spa, followed by a relaxing massage.

Rooms start at $198 per room per night.

One&Only Palmilla Resort, San José del Cabo, Mexico

The Armani of golf course designers, Jack Nicklaus, has put his signature touch on this 27-hole golf course at this resort in Mexico.

On the coast at San José del Cabo, the hotel offers stunning ocean views, a private beach and the world-class Palmilla Golf Club.

Rooms start at $683 per room per night.

The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida, United States

The Breakers on Palm Beach offers two golf courses catering to golfers with varying skills.

With families able to play at a discounted rate, the resort is perfect for a family outing.

Don't worry about the crowds, as the courses are offered exclusively to guests of this luxury hotel.

Golf lessons with professional golfers can be booked.

Rooms start at $306 per room per night.

Visit hotels.com for details and bookings.

 

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