Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course

17/2, Al Naseem street, Al Thanyah 3, Hadaeq Mohammed Bin Rashid, Dubai - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course opened in 1988 as the flagship golf course in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. It is an 18-hole par 72 championship course with an additional 9-hole par-3 academy one. This course is also the place hosting the Dubai Desert Classic Tournament each year.

Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course is carved by tall desert dunes with lush fairways and large greens which are home to many kinds of indigenous floral species. Water hazards were created from seven natural saltwater lakes within the ground.

The most challenging holes in Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course are the 7th, 8th, and 9th, where the small and undulating greens are known to cause issues to even the most professional players. It requires lengthy and well-directed drives to complete.

Many golfers, both locals and tourists, say that the Majlis Course of the Emirates Golf Club has the most beautiful layout in the United Arab Emirates. At the time of opening in 1988, it was surrounded by desert. Gradually, the city has grown and encircles the course, bringing a breathtaking city view in many holes.

Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course has a clubhouse with world-class facilities. It has a driving range and putting greens for golfers to practice their swings before entering the championship course. Visitors can also expect a short-game area, an ultramodern swing analysis studio, high-end bars and restaurants, etc. This course is also equipped with floodlights, enabling golfers to play from 5 pm to midnight.

Undoubtedly, Emirates Golf Club – The Majlis Course is recognized as one of the best courses in Dubai. Majlis in Arabic means the meeting place. It is worth a visit, especially for golfers desiring of luxurious golf experience.

Course Details

18 Holes Par: 72 Length: 7301 yards Slope: N/A Rating: N/A

Course Informations

  • Year built: 1988
  • Architect(s): Karl Litten, Tim Lobb
  • Greens:
  • Fairways:
  • Season: Year round


  • Metal spikes allowed: No
  • Credit cards accepted: Yes
  • Dress Code: Proper golf attire


  • Carts: Yes
  • Pull-carts: Yes
  • Clubs: Yes


  • Driving range: Yes
  • Pitching/chipping area: Yes
  • Putting green: Yes
  • Teaching pro: Yes

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