Architect(s): Nicklaus, Ian Baker-Finch, Peter Harradine
Greens: Bermuda grass
Fairways: Bermuda grass
Season: Year round
Arabian Ranches Golf Club situates in the center of Arabian Ranches, a short drive from Dubai’s landmarks and world-famous attractions. It is an 18-hole par 72 course, spreading over an area of 247 acres. Arabian Ranches Golf Club is a unique desert-style golf club reminding players of golf courses in Palm Springs, California, and Scottsdale, Arizona.
It features numerous sand dunes, shrubs, and bushes, which help to both create a desert atmosphere and make the game more of a challenge. Each hole of this course has five sets of tees, named Championship, Tournament, Medal, Society, and Ladies/Juniors, which are suitable for golfers of all skill levels and desires.
From the 9th and 18th holes, players can have an overview of the Spanish Colonial-style clubhouse. A putting green and practicing area are set up near the 1st and 10th ones. Arabian Ranches Golf Club has onsite golf professionals who provide golf lessons to players in need. It also has a par-3 academy course for golf beginners.
The United Arab Emirates golf courses are all facilitated with high-tech amenities, and Arabian Ranches Golf Club is not an exception. Every golf cart is attached to a GPS tracker. The restaurant within the clubhouse is striking and serves the most world-famous cuisines.
With a perfect setting, this 7691-yard course is a worth-trying championship course, especially for those who desire of luxurious golf experience.