ABOUT EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Emirates Golf Club was ranked among the world's top 100 golf courses by Golf World Magazine twice. This key landmark in Dubai hosts many key golf events such as the Dubai Desert Classic and Omega Dubai Ladies Classic. Apart from the gorgeous golf course, the residential sector consists of around 84 luxury villas and a signature clubhouse. The community sets itself apart and offers residents an elite lifestyle, globally recognised golf tournaments and premium-class amenities.
IN A NUTSHELL
- 4-bedroom villas set amidst the world’s biggest golf courses
- The villas inside the golf course estate are only available for rent
- Famous golf tournaments held annually
- Schools and entertainment spots are in proximity
Emirates Golf Club is one of the most sought-after gated villa communities in Dubai. Its appeal lies in the fact that the residences are located along the golf course and are close to metro stations, cinemas, shopping malls and restaurants. The community boasts a luxurious lifestyle, thanks to world-class amenities, ultra-modern homes and lavish well-maintained golf courses.
PROPERTIES IN EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Each of the 84 villas are built on a spacious 2-storey floor plan with 4 bedrooms. These houses feature a private pool and a garden along with en-suite bathrooms and modern kitchens. Inspired by contemporary architecture, the units have high-quality fixtures and finishings. Tenants who wish to access the golf course, tennis and squash courts and other amenities must pay a nominal membership fee.
Renting a 4-bedroom villa means one would pay an annual amount somewhere between AED 260k and AED 330k. Tenants can then enjoy a lot of benefits such as food catering services, gym membership discounts and a discounted golf academy membership.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
There are paid parking spaces in the Emirates Golf Club. Visitors can also find paid parking spaces near the Nakheel metro station. Transportation is also quite convenient around the town as several bus stops and metro stations are located nearby.
The nearest metro station is the Nakheel stop on the Red Line of Dubai Metro. It is located opposite the golf club. There are also the tram stations in Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) and Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT). Several bus routes also service the area. Taxis are also easily found outside the golf course, as it is a gated community it will be difficult to find one inside. Residents and visitors can rely on luxury taxi apps such as Uber and Careem or use the RTA app to call a taxi to their location.
However, families are mostly seen travelling in their own cars, especially considering that the villas in Emirates Golf Course provide dedicated parking spaces.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Schools, universities, clinics, pharmacies, and shopping marts are nearby and residents find it convenient to walk or drive to the commercial side of the district.
SUPERMARKETS NEAR EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
There's a whole cluster of supermarkets near Emirates Golf Club, especially in Jumeirah Lake Towers. There’s Choitrams, West Zone Fresh Market, Spinneys and even two outlets of Carrefour in JLT alone. All of these options and a few more are under 10 minutes away. These grocery stores are accessible in less than 10 minutes.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
The Christian community can visit Church of Dreams or Fellowship: A Church in Dubai at Barsha Heights. Those looking for a Hindu Temple can easily head out towards the Shiva and Krishna temples in Bur Dubai, roughly 22 minutes away. In Bur Dubai, Sikh residents will also find the Sikh Gurudwara and the Sindhi Gurdarbar. Muslim worshipers can visit the prayer room located on the golf course, otherwise, the Greens Mosque in The Greens is under 8 minutes away.
SCHOOLS NEAR EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Plenty of day care centres and nurseries are also located near the project, including some prominent early learning centres in JLT. Some of the more popular options with parents include Dewdrops Nursery JLT, Jebel Ali Village Nursery in The Lakes and Gardenia Nursery. One can find many reputable schools near the Emirates Golf Club. Popular options include the Dubai International Academy in Emirates Hills, it follows the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum from KG 1 to Year 13. There is also Regent International School towards the south of The Greens which offers the British curriculum from FS 1 to Year 13. Another IB curriculum option is The Meadows branch of Emirates International School.
There are a few other institutes nearby as well, such as Crescendo Dance, Music and Art Center, Studio First Hip Hop and Break Dance School.
Those looking for good universities must note that the American University in Dubai, Oracle University and Brookdale University can be accessed in about 10 minutes. The educational hub of Knowledge Park is also home to four reputable universities.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Hospitals near Emirates Golf Club include Al Zahra Hospital and Saudi German Hospital in Al Barsha, 15 minutes away. Clinics nearby include American Hospital Clinic in Dubai Media City, Mediclinic Meadows and MediCentres, Greens.
The prime location of Emirates Golf Club is one of the benefits residents note when moving to the area. It is located adjacent to Emirates Hills, which is another luxurious district in Dubai. Emirates Golf Club's borders are shared by The Greens, The Views and Barsha Heights. Some popular tourist attractions like Jebel Ali Racecourse and JBR Beach are also in proximity.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
The golf courses are not the only appealing aspects of the Emirates Golf Club. The easy access to many shopping malls and leisure spots are some reasons for its popularity.
MALLS NEAR EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Dubai Marina Mall is located at a short drive from Emirates Golf Club. Along with some exciting activities in Dubai Marina Mall, you will also find outlets of international and local brands, popular food chains and leisure activities in this huge shopping destination. Mall of the Emirates is also a popular mall in Dubai and it is just 15 minutes away from Emirates Golf Club. Other smaller community malls near Emirates Golf Club are The Greens Village mall in The Greens and Trident Grand Mall in Dubai Marina.
RESTAURANTS IN EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
There are a few restaurants in Emirates Golf Club itself. Carine is a French restaurant in the golf course while Jones The Grocer, Spike Bar and Poolside are casual dining and nightlife options in Emirates Golf Course. Nearby restaurants in The Greens include Wagamama which serves Japanese dishes, Lah Lah in the Zabeel House hotel specialises in Asian cuisine and many more. Cafes include The Coffee Club, Organic Foods and Cafe and Kaffe Bloom.
BEACHES NEAR EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
For a de-stressing evening walk, you can head down towards JBR Beach which is the nearest beach to Emirates Golf Club. It offers the visitors a good dose of fun-filled activities, beach-side cocktail bars and water sports. JBR Beach is family-friendly and welcoming to visitors of all ages.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Emirates Golf Course is the first grass only golf course in Dubai, it opened in 1988 and is a key part of Dubai's golf scene. Golfing is the most favoured activity for people who live here. Certainly, die-hard golfers dream of living inside the courses and enjoying the luxurious lifestyle that comes alongside it. Complementing the sporty atmosphere of the community, Jebel Ali Racecourse is situated just behind the golf club. It is a popular landmark where people from around the world flock to witness and participate in the tournaments.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Several fitness clubs and gyms surround the residential community of Emirates Golf Club. Some gyms in nearby JLT are Elevation Fitness, Snap Fitness and Fitness Zone. The spas and salons in JLT are also popular among the residents of Emirates Golf Club. A branch of Tips and Toes is also located in The Greens Village if you’re up for nail art sessions.
Emirates Golf Club is famous for hosting globally recognised golf tournaments. These annual events are the Dubai Desert Classic Event, Omega Dubai Ladies Classic and Ladies European Tour Event. The preparations for all the events start well before time and each is celebrated with great zeal. The first Dubai Desert Classic Event was held in 1989.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
The community has produced many famous golfers. It allows passionate players to achieve their goals. Living in The Emirates Golf Club might not be affordable, but it is typically a golfers paradise and suits professionals who like to maintain a luxurious lifestyle.
- Emirates Golf Club is located just off Sheikh Zayed Road
- Reaching Downtown Dubai takes 17-minutes via Sheikh Zayed Road (E11)
- The fastest route to Dubai Marina is through King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street (D94)
- Mall of the Emirates is only 8 minutes away by car