Golf Breaks in Dubai – An Insiders Guide
Why are Dubai Golf Holidays, including Flights, so Popular?
Dubai opened its first golf course in 1988 and has gone from strength to strength. It is opening 11 prestigious golf courses since then!
In Dubai, your options for enjoyment are endless. Play some of the world's top golf courses, and take in some relaxing tax-free shopping in the vast Dubai Mall or the Burj Kalifa's views. Of course, one can also enjoy the year-round sunshine.
Where Should I Stay to Play Golf in Dubai?
There are numerous 5-Star hotels throughout Dubai where you can enjoy unrivalled hospitality. Enjoy fine dining restaurants in luxurious surroundings, making your stay even more special. In the evening, stroll to Dubai Marina with its stunning restaurants and bars. There are also several Dubai golf holidays with all-inclusive deals to consider. Just ask our team for advice.
Dubai has some of the world's most impressive and iconic buildings. Including the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa is undoubtedly a sight to behold! It also boasts 2 of the world's top 7-star hotels, the Burj Al Arab and the Emirates Palace Hotel. In Dubai, seeing is believing!
What are the Best Golf Courses in Dubai?
Our choice of the top Dubai golf courses is as follows. Please ask our team for more advice on planning a golf trip to Dubai.
- Emirates Golf Club (Majlis Course)
- Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
- Els Club Dubai
- Jumeirah Earth Course
Destinations to visit during Dubai golf holidays
The Palm is a luxurious manufactured island in Dubai that offers unique golfing experiences. The island is home to the world-famous Jumeirah Beach Hotel and several other luxury hotels and resorts. In addition, you'll have access to many championship golf courses within Dubai, making it a perfect destination for those who love to play golf.
Dubai City is the central district where you'll find world-class shopping, hotels and dining experiences. In addition, it's the home of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, 830m high.
The desert region outside of Dubai is a great place to visit if you want to experience the true beauty of the UAE. Here, you can go on safaris, dune bashing and more. Jebel Ali is a primarily manufactured harbour located on the fringes of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
When Should I Play Golf in Dubai?
You can play some of the world's top golf courses in the cooler season in Dubai, as it's a perfect winter golf holiday destination.
The season-long competition 'Race to Dubai' spans 47 tournaments across 30 countries to crown Europe's No. 1 Player. The tournament finishes in Dubai and has put this region on the map! So if you're a serious golfer, who wants to play world-class golf, Dubai is the place to be!
Shopping in Dubai?
Dubai, as a destination, is renowned for shopping. There is no tax on purchases—an ideal place for bargains on designer goods. The world's largest is the Dubai Mall, with over 1,000 stores to keep even the most avid shoppers happy.
Getting Around in Dubai?
In this modern era of travel, the best way to get around Dubai is by taxi. Metered and marked, they are easily found in public areas or organised by the hotel concierge. The modern metro service visits all prominent landmarks, including the Dubai Mall, the Burj Khalifa, Deira, Dubai Marina, and Dubai International Airport.
How do I get to Dubai from the UK?
We have been booking golf trips for over 30 years, and our experienced team will advise on the best flight to Dubai from the UK. In addition, we can include upgrades and extras from our flight partners. Flight times are around 6 hours and 30 minutes from the UK.
Are you looking for a Dubai golf holiday but want to explore more than one destination?
Our specialists know that many of our clients are interested in seeing more than only Dubai during their visit. So with this in mind, we've combined a selection of packages for your golf trip to visit other close-by destinations.
Many people take golf tours in Dubai, which grows in popularity yearly. The fact that there is so much to select from makes this extra-unique golf vacation place the perfect getaway for your next golf vacation in the coming year. From the never-ending buildings to the gold-draped businesses and designers worldwide, you will find breathtaking scenery in Dubai. Golfers expect to be well taken care of in Dubai, making it a great holiday location. Travelling to Dubai to play golf is an unforgettable experience for anybody who enjoys the sport.