Dubai offers some of the world’s best lifestyle experiences, full of adventure and luxury, and lacking limits. A prime example is the artificial ski course inside the Dubai Mall, considered the biggest mall in the world, in the middle of the Arabian desert. This Emirate counts with a wide variety of options with their own lush essence, and sports are not an exception. Dubai also houses some of the world’s best golf courses, unparalleled anywhere else. ÖVRFLÖD presents the four golf clubs and courses that are a must while in the city.
MONTGOMERIE GOLD CLUB DUBAI
Located in the heart of the prestigious Emirates Hills, one of the Middle East’s most prominent golfing destinations stands tall. THe design is a collaboration between golfer Colin Montgomerie and course designer DEsmond Muirhead. This oasis spans through 107 hectares, which includes 14 artificial lakes, 37 hectares of pristine gardens and 81 bunkers of great dimensions, making this course a challenge for golfers of all levels.
DUBAI CREEK GOLF & YACHT CLUB
Located in the calm area of Creek, Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club has been voted as one of the world’s 100 best golf courses, a must-see for golfers. The complex includes an 18-hole course, a 9-hole par-3 course, a golf academy, six restaurants, bars, a gymnasium, and a heated pool, making a round around this sports oasis in the heart of the city a journey through the Dubai landscape, which prospers in any season.
DUBAI HILLS GOLF CLUB
Enjoy a new golfing experience in this serene and lush lifestyle destination, located only 15 minutes from Dubai’s downtown. Dubai Hills Golf Club is a par-72, 18 hole course, designed by European golf Design and managed by Troon Golf. A challenge for golfers of any skill level, this is a prime golfing spot in the region.
The design of the Dubai Hills Golf Club is based on the place’s natural topography, and has been sculpted into the desert. It is designed to offer players of any skill level a fun time, with ample streets and a variety of strategic options. The wavy greens will test ability while the lakes, valleys and strategic bunkering construct a greater challenge for advanced players.
EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Emirates Golf Club is located in New Dubai, and is easily accessible from the Sheikh Zayed Road. Right in front of Dubai Media City and Dubai Internet City, the complex is near the Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah, placing it in one of the city’s most exclusive spots. The club offers a sublime course, house of the international Majlis Championship, named “the dessert miracle”, as well as a challenging course named Faldo. With a rich history and passion about service, Emirates Golf Club is the city’s most prominent golf destination. The club offers a wide array of services including gastronomic options, event halls, a golf academy, a par-3 course, practice courses and a professional store.