Goose Valley Golf Estate, Plettenberg Bay
Goose Valley Golf Estate in Plettenberg Bay incorporates the Goose Valley Golf Club and 4 separate property developments; the Goose Valley Sectional Title Scheme - comprising 272 Goose Valley apartments, and the freehold housing developments of Turtle Creek - 60 houses, Fairway Close - 13 houses, and Lynnwood Estate with 22 houses. Established originally as a nine-holer golf course in 1994, Goose Valley was expanded in 2002 to an eighteen hole Gary Player Signature Golf Course.
Today Goose Valley is recognized as one of the finest golf courses in the Southern Cape and over the years has received many accolades. In 2006, it was ranked the 50th best golf course in Golf Digest’s Top 100 SA courses, and the 26th Best Conditioned Golf Course in SA. In 2007 Compleat Golfer awarded only 41 places to the Best of the Best South African golf courses. Goose Valley received a Gold Status award along with 18 other courses in this elite group of 41. In addition, Compleat Golfer named Goose Valley’s 11th hole as one of the Top 10 Modern Par Three’s in SA. In an article on Pinnacle Point, Terry McLean, then Editor of Golf Digest said, “But the course that impressed us most on the Garden Route was Goose Valley!” John Botha from Compleat Golfer also wrote an article where he wrote, “ Goose Valley is quite simply the best value for money golf course anywhere!”
In 2007 Chas Everitt International Property in Plettenberg Bay established the on-site Goose Valley Rentals and Home Management office at the Goose Valley Golf Club. Chas Everitt's extensive Goose Valley marketing has resulted in a continually growing international reputation and market for Goose Valley golf, accommodation rentals, and Goose Valley property sales.
The Goose Valley Golf Club has become internationally known as a must play golf course and Goose Valley is recognized as one of the best value family holiday destinations in SA. Overseas visitors love the beauty and condition of the estate and especially the relaxed atmosphere at the Golf Club. It is a special experience just to relax on the patio of the club’s restaurant in the early mornings or evenings, looking out over the immaculate fairways, taking in the beauty of the distant Tsitsikamma Mountains.
Goose Valley’s popularity has ensured that many thousands of people have chosen Plett as a golfing and holiday destination and this has generated enormous financial benefits for the local economy and success for the Goose Valley Golf Club, including continually rising property returns for investors. The development has state of the art security with 24 hour motorized and foot patrols, Infra Red and Thermal Imaging surveillance cameras and a full time Security Manager. The Goose Valley Homeowners' Association management team is committed to service and the beautiful gardens and well maintained buildings are indicative of the pride they take in their work.
Goose Valley is also great for non-golfers, retirement and families. Few residential Golf Estates on the Garden Route compare with Goose Valley, as most are situated far from essential facilities. The value of investing in a golf estate is directly related to security, leisure and other sporting facilities, plus the proximity to major external facilities. Goose Valley is fortunate to be very close to Plettenberg Bay town, leading schools, major shopping malls and the Keurbooms Estuary. On-site facilities include a Restaurant, Pro Shop, Club House, Full Golf Practice facilities, Tennis Courts, Squash Court, Jogging and Cycling trails, and direct lagoon access for Water Sports. These facilities, plus the magnificent surrounding environmental experience is what has made Goose Valley, Turtle Creek, Fairway Close and Lynnwood Estate the choice of the wise investor.
Chas Everitt International Property In Plettenberg Bay
John Fuller opened the Chas Everitt International Property franchise office in Plett in 2005. John is a former banking director and was Chairman of the Goose Valley Homeowners' Association from 1997 to 2003. He negotiated the extension of Goose Valley from a nine hole to an eighteen hole development and is an Honorary Life Member of the Goose Valley Golf Club.