Golf New Zealand

From alpine backdrops to cliff top ocean panoramas, the settings for New Zealand’s world-class golf courses are simply stunning. 

Whether you’re planning a golfing vacation or just a few rounds to keep your hand in, the abundance of great courses will ensure there’s plenty of choice in any part of the country. Be sure to slip a camera into your trundler!

Unmatched variety

A golf vacation in New Zealand is among the most diverse in the world. The course at Cape Kidnappers plays above the ocean, atop dramatic cliffs. At Carrington Club in Northland, play with vineyards on one side and the sweep of the ocean on the other. Kauri Cliffs, in the Bay of Islands, includes six holes played alongside cliffs which plunge to the sea – so don’t lose your ball. While at Jack’s Point in Queenstown, play above the beautiful Lake Wakatipu, with the peaks of The Remarkables soaring behind you.

Uncrowded courses

New Zealand has over 400 golf courses. They’re everywhere, But best of all, they’re accessible. Green fees are remarkably reasonable with most top courses being available to play for under USD$100. Visitors are always welcome. So if you want a round or two, not a problem.

Unforgettable experiences

But great golf is only part of the New Zealand vacation experience.  It’s no accident that many of New Zealand’s finest golf courses are located in the country’s award-winning wine growing regions, alongside beautiful tropical beaches or accessible to so many exciting activities.

New Zealand’s mix of extraordinary geography, sense of adventure, Māori culture, and cosmopolitan cities all offer a hugely diverse range of unique experiences. New Zealand makes it easy for you to actively experience the breathtaking landscape in all its purity. With a population of only 4.3 million people, there’s lots of room to enjoy the scenery.