KGU Keen On Promoting Golf Tourism, Says Muhoro

Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club
Stakeholders in the hospitality industry have been urged to take full advantage of sports tourism in a bid to market Kenya as a tourism destination. Kenya Golf Union (KGU) executive committee member, Anthony Muhoro, said KGU are very focused on golf tourism. “Our partnership with Hotoso will go a long way in fostering this initiative of golf tourism and we are working...

New golf resort catering for aspirational Kenyans

Aberdare Hills Golf Club
In the last five years several multi-million dollar gated communities and golf estate projects have emerged in Kenya. Last month the Aberdare Hills Golf Resort was launched, promising to be the first five star golf resort city in East Africa. In an interview, the project’s chief development officer, Rod Taylor, told How we made it in Africa Dinfin Mulupi more about the development. There...

Golf Tourism in Kenya

Kenya Golf
In 2009, Kenya was voted ‘Undiscovered Golf Destination of the Year’ by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators. At the 2011 World Travel Market in London, Tourism minister Najib Balala officially launched the Kenya Golf Guide. During the 2011 International Golf Travel Market held in Turkey, Kenya was one of eight countries nominated as the best golfing destinations. All...