The Sands Torquay
- Lodging: Yes
- 2 Sands Blvd.
Perched on the northern headland of Torquay sixty minutes south of Melbourne and nestled against the dunes and at the start of the world famous Great Ocean Road, The Sands Torquay is a sleek and modern premium golf destination.
The Sands Torquay golf course is a unique 18-hole links style championship golf course that has been molded into the sand dunes in the beautiful setting of Victoria’s Surf Coast. Designed by Australia’s very own world ranked professional golfer, Stuart Appleby, this course offers a championship challenge for the low handicapper and an enjoyable challenge for the weekend golfer.
The Sands Torquay offers an extensive range of facilities including pitching and putting greens, a driving range and golf professionals are also available for private lessons. Other leisure activities available include a game of tennis, a refreshing swim in the heated indoor lap pool or a workout in the gymnasium.
On site is the Peppers The Sands Resort, an ideal place to begin the 200-kilometer journey along The Great Ocean Road. The resort is comprised of two interconnecting, three-level buildings looking out to spectacular views of the surrounding golf course, coastal dunes and Surf Coast. The sandy beaches are an easy stroll from Peppers The Sands Resort and will lead you to Victoria’s most famous surf beach, Bells Beach. The region is also renowned for its boutique wineries, restaurants, colorful cafes, galleries, fishing, surfing and scenic tours along the coast.