- Golf In Dubai Initiative aims to position Dubai as a top Golf destination globally
- Dubai has top-notch golfing assets, hospitality facilities and infrastructure to support compelling value proposition for golf tourists
- Trump International Golf Course in DAMAC Hills is an increasingly popular course for the world’s top amateur players
Dubai, UAE: Golf in Dubai are offering a lucky winner and their guest the opportunity to fly to Dubai and experience the world’s premier golf destination and a chance to play a round of golf at the world-class Trump International Golf Club in DAMAC Hills, as part of an exclusive competition.
The Trump International Golf Club is at the centre of DAMAC Hills — a 42 million square foot master development in Dubai. The course was designed by Gil Hanse, the acclaimed architect and celebrated creator of the Rio 2016 Olympic Golf Course. Launched in 2017, the Club won the Golf Club Luxury Lifestyle Awards in Dubai due to its links-style designed course and surrounding community with an iconic golf club at its epicentre.
Casper Schonfeldt, General Manager of the Trump International Golf Club, said; “By incorporating the natural desert landscape into the design, Hanse has created a unique masterpiece that provides a comprehensive golfing experience that allows golfers to build various strategies and develop their skills.”
Golf in Dubai – a golf tourism project – celebrates Dubai as a world-class golf holiday destination, that offers everything anyone could want from a golf travel experience, both on and off course, building on Dubai’s heritage and pedigree as a global travel and golf destination.
Dubai has the golfing assets, hospitality facilities and infrastructure to support a compelling value proposition for golf tourists and we are delighted that Golf in Dubai, a recently launched initiative, will help position Dubai clearly in key markets as a first-choice destination for holiday golfers,” Schonfeldt added.
Dubai has some of the most attractive and diverse golf courses in the world, many of which have been designed by some of the biggest names in the sport. The Trump International Golf Club is a 7,205-yard, par 71 course which includes wide undulating fairways that mimic the natural rippling desert dunes, steep bunkers and multi-level greens, thus presenting a challenge to golfers of all abilities. A natural winding barranca forms the backbone of the course and offers stunning views from differing elevations.
The striking clubhouse is home to a chic family-oriented restaurant and sports lounge. Other amenities include and an open-air infinity swimming pool with fabulous views of the golf course, a well-equipped fitness centre and an expansive Pro Shop that offers the latest golfing lifestyle equipment and apparel.
The Trump Golf Performance Academy offers a wide variety of individual and group lessons offered by PGA professionals, 2 state of the art Air-conditioned Indoor Swing Studios featuring High-speed camera systems with V1 pro software, TrackMan, SAM PuttLab and a golf simulator providing personalized data and information to fine-tune your golf game. The practice facilities include the only TrackMan driving range in Dubai using radar technology to help all golfers track and gauge their performance, adding an interactive element to practice.
With the wide array of professional Golf Championships, run by the European Tour, being hosted in Dubai annually, the Trump International Golf Course has attracted top amateur golfers and celebrities from around the world.
“We are proud to be the choice club of some of the best amateur golfers in the region looking to further their careers into the pro ranks. Being a young club, we have a very talented Scratch team bringing together the club’s best amateurs to compete against others. Our social golfing calendar has grown strongly. Our 9-hole night golf facility is currently known as the most outstanding Par 3 course in the region, along with having the best conditioned 18-hole championship golf course year-round,” Schonfeldt said.
The course is currently open with social distance and Covid-19 safety guidelines in place to welcome its guests. Trump International Golf Club offers a variety of membership options with priority booking windows, privilege offers for guests that include retail, academy and access to all the members’ leisure club facilities.
DAMAC’s second master development AKOYA, located in Dubailand, is currently progressing. It will feature the Trump World Golf Club Dubai – built by Tiger Woods Design. A beautiful mix of villas and townhouses are set around the course, some with interiors by celebrated design house, from Just Cavalli.
DAMAC Properties has been at the forefront of the Middle East’s luxury real estate market since 2002, delivering award-winning residential, commercial and leisure properties across the region, including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, Lebanon, and Oman, as well as the United Kingdom.
Since then, the company has delivered over 30,000 homes. Joining forces with some of the world’s most eminent fashion and lifestyle brands, DAMAC has brought new and exciting living concepts to the market in collaborations that include a golf course by Tiger Woods Design, managed by The Trump Organization, and luxury homes in association with Versace, Just Cavalli, Rotana, Paramount Hotels & Resorts, Rotana and Radisson Hotel Group. With a consistent vision, and strong momentum, DAMAC Properties is building the next generation of Middle Eastern luxury living.
DAMAC places a great emphasis on philanthropy and corporate social responsibility. As such, the Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation, a joint initiative between DAMAC Group and its Chairman, Hussain Sajwani, is supporting the One Million Arab Coders Initiative. The programme was launched by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and is focused on creating an empowered society through learning and skills development.