Best Golf Courses in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is home to the best golf course in the UAE and Middle East, Yas Links Golf Course and has some of the best courses around.
Plan out your staycation with a good hearty game of golf followed by some of the great brunches available in Abu Dhabi.
One of the top rated golf courses in the world and the best course in Abu Dhabi and the UAE is Yas Links Golf Course. This amazing course was established in 2010 and is an 18-hole par 72 championship course designed by Kyle Philips. With a prime location on Yas Island, Yas Links Golf Course is situated next to the world famous Ferrari World and was the first Links Golf Course in the Middle East.
Yas Links Golf Course gives you a choice of tee positions for a varied game of golf and makes this golf course suitable for beginners, amateurs and professionals. You can definitely make this course suit your needs, whether you’re looking for an easy morning game or a real tough challenge. Yas Links Golf Course is semi-private, meaning it’s open to all but if you’re hoping to play as a guest you’ll have to book five days in advance while members have a 12 day booking window.
You can book a tee-time at Yas Links Golf Course for as little as 295 AED (£61.50) per person.
Yas Links Golf Course tee-times can be booked for as low as 295 AED (£61.50) per person, including twilight play, a shared golf cart, pre-round practice, bottled water and a GPS. If you’re an early bird, morning tee-times can be booked for around 550 AED (£115) per person including all of the above.
Abu Dhabi National Golf Club
Abu Dhabi National Golf Club is a 27-hole par 72 champ ship golf course is the venue for the PGA European Tour Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship since 2006. Named as an, ‘Oasis of tranquillity carved out of the desert,’ Abu Dhabi National Golf Club is a luxurious Middle Eastern golf resort. You’ll play through pockets of palms, lakes, trees and shrubs to conquer this course. With seven lakes, Abu Dhabi National Golf Course presents a welcome challenge to all golfers.
Abu Dhabi National Golf Club’s tee-times cost 525 AED (£109) per person and this includes all 18 holes, a golf cart with GPS, practice facility and bottled water.
Saadiyat Beach Golf Club
Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is an 18-hole par 72 course. This was the first beachfront course in the Arabian Gulf and this course can be enjoyed by players of any skill level.
Tee-times at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club can be booked for 460 AED (£99) per person and includes night-time play, cold towels, a shared golf cart with GPS and access to an excellent practice facility before play.
Morning tee-times at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club cost 520 AED (£108) per person and include all of the above.
Abu Dhabi City Golf Club
Abu Dhabi City Golf Club is nicknamed, ‘The People’s Golf Course,’ as it’s open to everybody. Abu Dhabi City Golf Club is only a 9-hole par 35 course and is an affordable and fun day out for all.
Tee-times can be booked for as little as 165 AED (£34) per person including access to 9 holes, a bottle of water and a shared golf cart.