Celebrated as one of Australia’s most iconic golf holiday destinations, InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort is home to the critically-acclaimed The Palms and The Pines and Links Hope Island golf courses. Designed by legendary golf course architect Ross Watson and ranked one of the Top 100 golf courses in Australia, The Palms is the perfect playground for ultimate golf getaway.  The Pines, the country's only Arnold Palmer signature course, is recognised as one of Australia’s best and most challenging courses and hosts an abundance of wildlife features including rare bird life and scores of native kangaroos. While Links Hope Island, consistently rated as one the top 10 Resort-style courses in Australia, will present a challenge to all levels of golfer with its abundant natural water hazards and numerous bunkers to trap the unwary. 

For the ultimate getaway with an uncompromising emphasis on privacy, luxury and sun-filled days, you can play year-round in picturesque Sanctuary Cove.  Whether it’s once-in-a-lifetime chance to follow the footsteps of legends on The Pines, or the freedom to play from sunrise to sunset; Sanctuary Cove is the place to live out your golf dreams. 

Play golf at Sanctuary Cove
Stay & Play The Palms

The perfect blend of pamper and play with a leisurely 18 holes on The Palms golf course ideal for players of all abilities and skill levels.

The Palms

Nestled within century old Cabbage Palms, The Palms Golf Course is a return to the traditions of the game, with distinctive holes, deep greenside bunkers and boldly contoured greens requiring creative shot making.

The Pines

A notoriously challenging and long members only course, that is with the exception of exclusive access only for InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort guests.

Links Hope Island Gold Course Aerial View

A stunning water-lined course recognised as one of the top Resort-style courses in Australia that is available to play for InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort guests.

Sanctuary Cove Country Club

Sanctuary Cove's iconic Country Club opens you up to a world of exclusive championship golfing opportunities, elite-level fitness facilities and private events.


Our expert team have curated insider tips to quench your golf thirst until your feet are on Resort grounds.