Overview of golf course named Majlis at Emirates Golf Club

Majlis at Emirates Golf Club

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Details

Holes

18

Par

72

Built

1988

Type

Inland

Architect

Karl Litten

Access

Visitors welcomed

The Emirates Golf Club was quite a ways away from the city when the club opened in the Eighties along the highway to Abu Dhabi. The site was a gift of a member of Dubai's royal family, who stipulated that the native vegetation should be maintained as far as possible. Today the Emirates is an oasis of golf amid the development that has carried like the desert wind across the sand. The flagship course at Emirates Golf Club, The Majlis championship course is a challenging par 72, 7,301-yard layout. The Majlis course has developed a worthy reputation worldwide as a testing layout for even the best golfers. The course features hundreds of indigenous species of flora and fauna, beautifully complemented by meandering fairways and seven fresh and saltwater lakes. The Majlis ("place of gathering" in Arabic) was the first full course here, and it is still a first-rate golfing experience. The course, designed by American Karl Litten, is usually home to the Dubai Desert Classic, a competition that attracts the world's best for the great weather and superb facilities as much as for the quantity of the purse. The fine clubhouse, done up in the style of a Bedouin tent, offers fine dining, swimming, tennis, a gym and a spa. The Majlis course has the honour of hosting the European PGA Tour Omega Dubai Desert Classic and the Ladies' European Tour sanctioned Omega Dubai Ladies Masters annually.

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Reviews

4.6
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Skyline Country Club
Hcp 9 32 courses played
Good
Monday
The city of Dubai is spectacular the golf course is quite average. Not sure if it would even make the top 100 in the U.S. Putting surfaces were a bit rough. Half the fairways were under repair....
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Golf de Luxembourg - Belenhaff
Hcp 31 8 courses played
Fabulous
26 February
Excellent course in perfect shape and be careful for some tricky corners :)
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Events

Hosting golf course for the event: Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Majlis at Emirates Golf Club
24 - 27 January 2019
Hosting golf course for the event: Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Majlis at Emirates Golf Club
24 - 27 January 2019

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