The Best Golf Communities in Dubai
Some Dubai communities offer access to the best world-class golf clubs & rolling greens.
Words by Ankita Bhowmick in Neighbourhoods · Jul 30th, 2019
There is no way to deny that Dubai is an ideal city for golf lovers as it has on offer some of the best golf courses from around the world. The city also hosts some upscale golf communities that are located around the golf courses and offer the residents close proximity as well as access to them.
If you fancy owning a home of your home in one of the golf communities in Dubai, our comprehensive list will help you with the best options.
1. Emirates Hills
The secured and prestigious gated community of Emirates Hills enjoys close proximity to the Address Montgomerie club and golf course. Residents of Emirates Hills can opt for a membership to the golf course and club. Known as one of the most luxurious golf courses in the world, The Address Montgomerie Golf Course features lush green fairways and an 18-hole championship golf course. It is also one of the most difficult golf courses in the world and is spread out across a total covered area of 265-acres. The golf course hosts 14 stunning lakes and a 5-star award-winning hotel.
Emirates Hills is home to some of the most luxurious villas for sale and villas for rent. The community hosts politicians, diplomats, rich and famous personalities, along with business moguls and their families.
2. Jumeirah Golf Estates
One of the most prestigious residential golf developments in the world, Jumeirah Golf Estates is a secured gated community. The two golf courses on offer, Earth and Fire have been designed by a professional golfer, Greg Norman. They are known to host the Dubai World Championship since 2008.
Jumeirah Golf Estates is set around the fairways of two 18-hole championship golf courses, consisting of 13 different residential communities with a total of 1,050 villas for sale and rent, along with impressive apartments for sale. It features beautifully landscaped streets and promotes family-living at its best. It is encircled by a jogging and cycling track linking community parks, lakes and nature strips.
3. Arabian Ranches
The upscale villa community of Arabian Ranches is located within close proximity to the Arabian Ranches Golf Club. The 18-hole signature course was designed by Ian Baker-Finch. Spanning an area of 247 acres, with 120 acres of land irrigated, the golf course provides for golfers of all abilities. Residents of Arabian Ranches enjoy free access to the golf club and are also entitled to attend events at discounted rates in the club.
The development hosts more than 4000 luxurious villas, that are available for sale and rent. Majority of the homes come with massive spaces, open floor plans, lovely external spaces and a pool or backyard. Activities on offer include tennis tournaments, community BBQs, charity drives and market days.
4. Dubai Hills
The 2,700 acre development of Dubai Hills is a part of Mohammed bin Rashid (MBR) city. The development is brand new and features mansions overlooking the golf course of the Dubai Hills Golf Club. The golf club is located in the heart of Dubai Hills Estate, spanning an area of 1.2 million square metres. The golf course is set on a land of 119 hectares, that is nearly the size of 63 football fields. It hosts a series of valleys and wadis, and a network of lakes, that creates a stunning golfing experience.
Dubai Hills features different villa types. It also hosts beautiful townhouses and apartments in addition to the mansions.
5. Victory Heights
Victory Heights is a highly sought after private golf course villa community that is set around the Ernie Els design golf course. Residents of the community have access to the golf course as well as golfing conferences and events. They can also enjoy the clubhouse facilities and practice facilities.
The community is home to around 961 beautifully designed luxury villas and townhouses that offer views of the golf course. There are five clusters of villa developments in Victory Heights that are fully complete out of the seven villages. The Carmen, Esmerelda, Estella, Novelia, and Olivia Village. These are different styles, facilities, amenities, and price ranges depending on the village development chosen within Victory Heights.