Overview of golf course named Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club

Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Details

Holes

18

Par

71

Built

1993

Type

Inland

Architect

Karl Litten, Thomas Bjorn, European Golf Design

Access

Visitors welcomed

Half a century ago, Dubai was a sleepy trading and fishing outpost, but the petroleum economy changed everything, and one of the consequences of the influx of capital has been the construction of golf courses. The first turf layouts were constructed here in the Eighties and Nineties, and the Dubai Creek and Yacht Club center was one. The urban area has since taken over the area, so you no longer see the pair of sails from junk boats from afar as you approach the club. The course occupies level, sandy ground—oddly enough for a desert locale, the proper kind of sand for bunkering proved elusive and had to be brought in from Oman— overgrown with grass and relieved by water in the form of the creek after which the club is called, and which was the lifeblood of the earliest settlement. Karl Litten's design has something for everyone; just watch out for the winds.

Community

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Reviews

4.7
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Fabulous
13
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Golf Club Clervaux
Hcp 9 66 courses played
Fabulous
24 April
Beside the Dubai Creek, Great View on the Burj Khalifa. The gents medal and regular play tees are located on a 'floating' tee, some ten metres out into the Creek. My favorite course in Dubai.
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Golf Du Mont d'Arbois
Hcp 25 5 courses played
Fabulous
25 October
Superbe parcours à Dubai. Les greens et fairways sont en super conditions! Le clubhouse est magnifique et le staff est très gentil et serviable. Un grand merci à All Square pour l’organisation.
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Cover pictures (13)

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Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club 25th Anniversary Members Party (50)

15 Jul 2019
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Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club 25th Anniversary Members Party (50)

15 Jul 2019

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