The Victoria Golf Club is often dubbed the Pebble Beach north and boasts the ability to offer 365 days of golf a year, most of the time! Although the Victoria Golf Club is a private golf course, there is very limited access to the tourist golfer. BCgolfguide.com can help you with such a plan to make a Victoria golf trip this season.
For more than 120 years, VGC has provided the true essence of golf, as it was meant to be played. Craggy shorelines, lush fairways, challenging breezes and undulating greens that conjure up images of historic links-land Scotland.
Located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, a temperate micro-climate allows Victoria golf enthusiasts to play year-round. With more days of play than anywhere else in the country, our Members are known to enjoy sunny weather on New Year’s Day while the rest of Canada is covered in snow.
The Victoria Golf Club has a public access road that runs through the property, and often you will see locals out for walks, both 2 and 4 legged kinds. Holes 3 thru 10 are on the ocean side of the road and provide majestic views and crisp ocean smells and breeze as you play this historic golf club! Be mindful of what you may see as you play holes 5,7,8, and 9. Being literally ocean side for these holes, watch for Orcas, seals and sea lions and migrating birds feeding and plunging into the water.
In 2012, Score Golf Magazine ranked the Victoria Golf Club #1 on Vancouver Island, 3rd in British Columbia and #23 in Canada – the oldest golf club in the Top 100. So if you’re looking for golfing excellence and a rich legacy, Victoria Golf Club offers all this and just 15 minutes from down town Victoria! Booking Victoria golf packages is easy but be prepared to be flexible with days and time playing at the Victoria Golf Club, afternoon is ideal most days to avoid member functions.