Trump International Golf Club, Dubai

Damac Hills,

Al Hebiah Third District, Dubai

  • Office

    +971 (0)4 245 3939
  • Pro shop

    +971 (0)4 245 3939
  • Golf pro

    Sven Nielsen (Head Golf Professional)
  • Academy

    Trump Golf Performance Academy, Dubai.

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Desert course.

  • Surroundings:

    Residential housing surrounds the entire course.

  • Designer:

    Gil Hanse
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7299
Par
71
SSS or slope
73.9

At the same location:

9-hole par-3 floodlit Academy course (par-27, 1257 yards).

Location

Latitude:

25.024487

Longitude:

55.253546

How to get there:

24 km SW of Downtown Dubai.

Trump International Golf Club, Dubai

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 2017

Trump International Golf Club - Dubai, which opened in February 2017, is home to a highly-rated desert-style layout designed by Gil Hanse. The course sits in the middle of the Damac Hills residential development and is complemented by a 30,000 square foot clubhouse, the largest of its kind in Dubai.

Hanse's layout here utilised a large and cavernous barranca as the backbone of the routing. The barranca strategically interacts with the holes providing elevation change, views beyond the course and many exciting golf shots. The rolling fairways, inspired by the natural desert contours, took shape on top of the pure, endemic red sand. The juxtaposition of rustic barranca and formal revetted bunkering provides an impressive look and a unique combination of hazards.

Gusty wind, a wide variety of vegetation and an abundance of exposed sand all require deliberate shot making decisions in order to score. A handful of holes incorporate formidable water hazards, further encouraging strategic tee and approach shots.
List of courses: UAE - Dubai

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (Oct '19 thru April '20): Sun-Thur AED 925; Fri/Sat AED 1025. Golf cart included.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Trump Golf plans to establish a second golf course in Dubai from 2020. The existing Trump International Golf Club - Dubai will be joined by Trump World Golf Club - Dubai, which will be home to an 18-hole championship course designed by Tiger Woods, built by DAMAC Properties and operated by the Trump Golf organisation.

Published ranking

2020 Golf Digest rating: 9th best course in the UAE.

Where2Stay

  • Arabian Ranches Golf Club4-star

    PO Box 36700, Arabian Ranches, Dubai

    +971 (0)4 366 3000

    Visit website
    Eleven well-appointed guest rooms are available in the Arabian Ranches Clubhouse, together with an excellent restaurant. An ideal and quiet Stay&Play location from which to explore Dubai excellent array of golf courses.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Arabian Ranches

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Emirates (Majlis and Wadi courses); Montgomerie Dubai; Jebel Ali; The Track (Meydan Golf); Dubai Creek; Dubai Hills; Jumeirah Golf; Els Club; Trump Dubai.

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