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A "Top Ten" of golf clubs in Kenya:

As selected by Tob Cohen of Tob's Golf Safari's

    Muthaiga Golf Club - 6676 yards - par 71 - 18 holes.
    Home of the Kenya Open Golf Championship - part of the European PGA. Past winners include Ballesteros, Woosnam and Canizaes.

    Karen Country Club - 6893 yards - par 72 - 18 holes.
    A very scenic championship course next to the house of Karen Blixen - the author of "Out of Africa".

    Limuru Country Club - 6519 yards - par 71 - 18 holes.
    Amidst tea and coffee plantations, 40 minutes from Nairobi with the most beautiful fairways.

    Sigona Golf Club - 6597 yards - par 71 - 18 holes.
    At 6500 feet, a green and hilly championship course outside Nairobi.

    Royal Nairobi Golf Club - 7021 yards - par 72 - 18 holes.
    Kenya's oldest, founded in 1906, it reciprocates with all other "Royal" clubs worldwide.

    Windsor Golf and Country Club - 6571 yards - par 72 - 18 holes.
    The latest addition to 18 hole golf courses in East Africa, it boasts lush, springy fairways, island greens, attractive challenging waterhazards and big beautiful American-style bunkers.

    Nyali Golf Club - 6510 yards - par 71 - 18 holes.
    With a new fairway watering system - nicer than ever on Kenya's North Coast

    Leisure Golf Club
    The newest golfcourse in Kenya located on the South Coast. It opened its first 14 holes in 1995 and promises to be a top class golf course on the African continent.

    Nakuru Golf Club - 6802 yards - par 73 - 18 holes.
    Located on the extinct Menengai Crater - this course has stunning views of the lake with its millions of flamingoes.

    Nyeri Sports Club - 3316 yards - par 33 - 9 holes.
    A difficult mountainous course next to the Outspan Hotel - home of Lord Baden Powell - the founder of the Boy Scouts.