Abu Dhabi Golf Holidays
Whether it's a pure golfing experience or a more leisurely break with the family, a Golf holiday in Abu Dhabi won't disappoint. Golf in Abu Dhabi is quickly becoming a favourite with Golfers all around the world. There are a number of fantastic courses, including the challenging Yas Links & Abu Dhabi Golf Club.The quality of the Abu Dhabi Golf is as good as anywhere in the world. With the Winter weather being perfect for golf in Abu Dhabi, you can see why this is such a popular golf destination.
Must Do Courses in Abu Dhabi
Yas Links Golf Club Abu DhabiSet among rolling hills and delicate mangrove plantations, Yas Links Abu Dhabi – designed by Kyle Phillips, the world-renowned course architect – is the Middle East's only true links course. Situated on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s landmark entertainment destination, every daunting, dynamic Yas Links hole has sparkling coastline views of the Arabian Gulf – indeed eight run right up along the coastline. Voted among the ‘Top 10 New International Golf Courses’ and a favourite with UAE-based players, the course has recently been acclaimed as one of ‘The World’s Top City Golf Clubs’ by CNN Travel. Yas Links is a Par 72 championship course which stretches to a demanding 7,450 yards, while a nine-hole Par 3 academy course, floodlit practice facilities and luxurious clubhouse further compliment the course.
Saadiyat Beach Golf ClubSaadiyat Beach Golf Club is the region’s first ocean course; the Gary Player-designed masterpiece respectfully harnesses the natural beauty of Saadiyat Island’s magnificent, white sand beaches for a truly unique playing experience. With the meandering, eco-conscious course providing stunning sea views, there’s also the chance to spot dolphins at play in the glistening Arabian Gulf. Three salt water lakes and restored beach and sand dunes provide majestic on-course hazards, while more than 60 bunkers force even the bravest to pause for thought on this challenging Par 72. Designed with amateurs and professionals in mind, carefully positioned tee boxes ensure the total yardage starts at 5,290, although the course can be extended to a whopping 7,784 yards for pros.
Abu Dhabi City Golf ClubThe Abu Dhabi City Golf Club is a Par 70 course with a total of 6307 yards for Men and 5403 yards for Ladies. The 9-hole course design features one Par 5, six Par 4 and usual two Par 3. No matter what your handicap or length off the tee is you will face a good balance between challenging and inviting holes. The hole-by-hole flyovers below will give you a good overview before you come and join us for a round at the most friendly club in Abu Dhabi!
Abu Dhabi WeatherWhen golfing in Abu Dhabi, the weather plays an important part due to the heat and humidity. The hottest month for golf is in August with average temperatures of 41°C and the coolest in January at 23°C with the most daily sunshine hours in June. The most rainfall is in the month of February with an average of 40mm of rain. In our opinion the best months to play golf are from late October to April. If you decide to play golf in the hotter months, a very very early start is recommended together with plenty of hydration!
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa Abu Dhabi City Resorts Abu Dhabi
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa is situated in an idyllic setting in Abu Dhabi, combining the peace and tranquility for guests to unwind with the hustle and bustle of the city just a stone's throw away. The rooms at the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa have refreshing views of the golf course featuring contemporary décor, floor to-ceiling glass doors and private balconies.
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