History

Perched on the northern headland of Torquay nestled against the dunes and at the start of the world famous Great Ocean Road, Peppers The Sands Resort is a sleek and modern premium golf resort destination.

The resort comprises of two interconnecting, three-level buildings looking out to spectacular views of the surrounding golf course, coastal dunes and Surf Coast, the perfect setting for a short break escape.

The Sands Torquay golf course is a unique 18-hole links style championship golf course, that has been moulded 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.

With up to five tee positions on every hole and over 100 carefully positioned bunkers, it certainly lives up to its name and is a testament to the architectural commitment and passion of Stuart Appleby.

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, refreshing swim in the heated indoor lap pool or a work out in the gymnasium. Choose to do as much or as little as you please.

Our signature restaurant, Hanners Restaurant and Bar is one of the region’s most desired dining destinations for locals and visitors and is a must when you stay with us. The Surf Coast region provides an abundance of fresh food and gourmet wines constantly inspiring Hanners’ talented chefs.

Peppers The Sands Resort is the ideal place to begin the 200 kilometre journey along The Great Ocean Road or explore the town centre of Torquay, an easy two and half kilometre walk from the resort. 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, colourful cafes, galleries, fishing, surfing and scenic tours along the coast.

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About Us

Contact Us

Phone +61 3 5264 3333
Fax: +61 3 5264 3300
sands@peppers.com.au

2 Sands Boulevarde,
Torquay VIC 3228,
Australia