Abu Dhabi Golf Club - National
Abu Dhabi Golf Club, under the management of Troon Golf, presents itself as one of the most luxurious golf resorts in the Middle East. For a world class golf course, fantastic service and a luxurious round of golf, the Abu Dhabi Golf Club is the perfect option for your next golfing holiday.
The course is described as “an oasis of tranquillity carved out in the desert”, and provides 27 championship holes, stretching across 162 hectares. The prestigious Abu Dhabi Golf Club is the home the largest sporting even in the UEA’s capital, the PGA European Tour Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship and is becoming increasingly famous in the golfing community.
This course is easily considered a tropical haven, featuring a rolling terrain weaving its way through ornamental trees, palm trees and 7 picturesque saltwater lakes. The course, in immaculate condition all year round, comprises of lush fairways, hidden bunkers and spacious greens, playable for all levels of golfer. Why not play a round of 9 holes in the evening, with holes 19-27 featuring a floodlight facility.
27 Holes, Bar, Buggy hire with GPS, Changing Facilities, Golf lessons with PGA Professionals, Par 72, Pro Shop, Putting Green, Restaurant, Short game practice area
A signature hole of the Abu Dhabi Golf Club course includes the par-3 12th hole, with a lake shielding the front of the green, and a menacing rock wall acts as the back drop to this hole. This hole is understandably the most photographed hole as it is the most stunning. Holes 7-9 have been nicknamed the ‘amen corner’; the par 3, par 5 and par 4 holes are a seriously challenging match to players. This course is typically considered by golf pros as a difficult but fair test, yet the normal golfer will most likely not buckle under this challenge! Nine holes in the course include water hazards, therefore it is strongly recommended you take a surplus of balls.
The modern clubhouse, dominating the course and built in the shape of a falcon, impressively overlooks the course. The Championship Lounge offers a refreshing beverage, a great way to finish a perfect day of golf. At the Grille Restaurant, players can enjoy some of the finest steaks and seafood The Café 28 offers magnificent views across the 9th and 18th holes. Recreational amenities at the clubhouse are unparalleled, offering squash courts, a fitness centre and world class training facilities. Pupils at the Abu Dhabi Golf Institute are in safe hands with an award winning coaching team. Furthermore, golfers can find all essential golfing equipment, accessories and clothing in the well-stocked pro shop.