If you are an avid golfer, or perhaps just like the thought of looking out over a golf course and enjoying the facilities the club provides then these communities should be at the top of your list when searching for a villa in Dubai!
Jumeirah Golf Estates
A firm favourite on our golf communities list is Jumeirah Golf Estates. If you’re picturing yourself driving to the shops on your golf buggy surrounded by high-end homes, flowers, lakes and a PGA golf course then we’ve found your match!
If you are a golfer, the two championship golf courses are attractive to people all over the world. Earth and Fire are equally as challenging but completely different offering members and guests a variety of golfing options. An annual primary membership for non-residents is AED 34,100 compared to AED 16,500 for residents of Jumeirah Golf Estates. The European DP World Championship is hosted at Jumeirah Golf Estates each year and brings golf lovers from all over the world to celebrate and enjoy the beloved game. Winners include Rory Mcilroy, Henrik Stenson, and Lee Westwood. The weekend of the championship is energetic, exciting and creates a real buzz around the community.
Included in the annual primary membership is access to the swimming pools and play parks where the kids can have fun and make friends in the community. The gym is also available in the membership package and group classes are included in this.
Victory heights is a beautiful community with pristine landscaping and, of course, a spectacular golf course designed by the famous Ernie Els.
A membership to the Els Club includes a 25% discount in the clubs two restaurants; The Big Easy bar and grill where you can enjoy delicious steak with fine grape and the 261 sports bar for more casual dining and space to watch the football. The new development including a swimming pool and gym will be ready shortly and will add to the already impressive hub of the community.
Victory Heights has winding paths through the landscaped neigbourhoods with parks and BBQ areas in abundance for quality family time. The Victory Heights Primary School is a very popular and well-respected school and is situated in the heart of the community. You can walk your kids to school and back, saving you the stress and time it takes for a school run!
The Ranches, as it is better known, is one of Dubai’s favourite golfing communities for families.
The golf course is a great all-rounder and tests the ability of seasoned golfers as well as being a popular choice for the novices.
The membership includes a discount in the Ranches Restaurant which holds weekly breakfast buffets and roast dinners with a play park on the terrace for the kids to play while you tuck into some great food.
Throughout the community there are walking trails to walk the dog, play parks and community swimming pools for the family to enjoy and a great all round neighbourhood atmosphere. The Ranches Primary School is also situated in the heart of the community. The school is well respected but also very popular so be sure to get those registrations in early!
Dubai Hills is one of Dubai’s newest golfing communities and boasts incredible views of Downtown and the Dubai Marina skyline. If you’re lucky enough, you may also get a glimpse of Dubai’s wildlife enjoying the scenery with deer known to run free.
The membership at Dubai Hills includes exclusive membership discounts in Hillhouse brasserie and the ever popular pub grub favourite - The Duck Hook where you can get an incredible steak pie and even a brunch on the weekend.
The community itself is fresh and new with a real modern vibe throughout. The Dubai Hills Mall is set to open shortly and will be an incredible asset to the community filled with shops and restaurants right on your doorstep.
The community is extremely well positioned in the city. It is a 15 minute drive to Downtown Dubai and the beaches in Jumeirah with easy access to both via Al Khail Road.
Settled in the prestigious Emirates Hills is the Address Montgomerie Golf Club. The course has been designed by golfing great Colin Montgomerie and Desmond Muirhead. A links-land style oasis with over 200 acres and featuring 14 lakes and 81 bunkers which will challenge players of all levels.
Although located in Emirates Hills, close by communities in Emirates Living including The Springs and Meadows are close by and offer exceptional family facilities such as pools, parks and the very popular Emirates International School. Emirates Living is in the heart of Dubai and offers a very family oriented community. It is one of Dubai’s older communities which brings a very homely and settled atmosphere.
A family membership at the club costs AED 44,625 annually and includes access to the pool and gym and exclusive discounts at dining outlets.
Emirates Golf Club
Emirates Golf Club is situated in the prestigious Emirates Hills easily accessible from Emirates Living community and is overlooked by The Greens. Emirates Golf Club is the most prestigious club in Dubai having been the first to have been built in 1988.
The is situated in the heart of Dubai just off of Sheikh Zayed Road and offers the most incredible views of Dubai Marina - excellent for those looking to get a special picture for the gram!
Emirates Golf Club hosts the Men’s Dubai Desert Classic and the Woman’s Moonlight competitions and has two courses to play; The Majlis and Faldo.
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