About The Team

About the team - Golf in the Garden Route and South Africa

Mariska Louw – CEO / Owner of Golf in the Garden Route & South Africa.Mariska

GGR & SA was established in 2009 and therefore this profile covers a great deal of the past 18 years of Mariska’s career in the golf and hospitality industry.

Mariska’s career in the golf Industry started in 2000 at Fancourt South Africa – where she worked for 5 years – responsibilities covered the Pro Shop Management, Golf bookings and group booking Management.

Mariska’s experience and knowledge in the golf industry have gained great relationships with golf courses in SA and accommodation establishments.

Mariska is a passionate and driven person who loves to work with people and make them smile!


Zan Malan – Bookings CoordinatorZan pic (2) (600 x 434)

After spending some years traveling through our beautiful country, working in different sectors of the Tourism and Hospitality industry. With her travels she gained good knowledge of the gems our country has to offer, now sharing her appreciation with our clients.




Yolindely Malan – Bookings CoordinatorYoyo Pic

Yolindely live by the following words; “Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don’t let anyone limit your dreams.”

A strong believer in the power of positive thinking in the work place. In her free time she likes to explore the outdoors and spending quality time with friends and family. Always willing to put a smile on anyone’s face and making them laugh. Passionate and free spirited, always ready to help where needed.


Sasha Cooper – Financial AdministratorSasha Pic

Sasha is no stranger to finance, having spent several years as a financial administrator and accounts manager – which taught her the importance of accuracy and paying attention to detail.
Having traveled and worked both overseas and locally – Sasha is passionate about travel, adventure and service –  laying the perfect foundation for her current role in the travel industry.



Look no further to book your golf in SA – then through GGR & SA – the golf experts!


Team Golf in the Garden Route & South Africa

Mariska Louw Nortje

Operations Director

+27 (0) 84 299 7099 / mariska@golfinthegardenroute.co.za


Zan Malan

Bookings Coordinator

+27 (0) 67 000 9328 / bookings@golfinthegardenroute.co.za


Yolindely Malan

Bookings Coordinator

+27 (0) 84 976 9202  / inquiries@golfinthegardenroute.co.za


Sasha Cooper

Financial Administrator



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