Top 5 Golf Schools in Dubai

Peter Cowan Academy Dubai at the Emirates Golf Club

As you would expect, the Emirates Golf Club has a list of luxury leisure facilities from fine dining to sport and fitness complex and pools.

There are three courses, the Flagship is the Majlis championship course 18 holes par 72 stretching to 7301 yards. The second is the Faldo course 18 holes, par 72 and 7052 yards it is open day and night due to the LED floodlights. Finally, there is the Academy Course. Nine short par 3 holes which offer progressive challenges to beginners and players looking to improve their short game.

With over 200 European and PGA tour victories, and numerous major championships as a coach Peter Cowan’s credentials are beyond reproach. He has selected a group of PGA pro coaches and you will find a package that suits your requirements and skill level.

The Academy also has branches at the Jumeirah Golf Estates and Dubai Creek

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+971 4 417 9999

The Academy by Troon – Montgomerie Golf Club Dubai

Located within the Emirates Hills estate, it is rated as the most luxurious courses with stunning views of the Dubai skyline.

Colin Montgomerie masterminded this par 72, 18-hole venue with 14 lakes and 81 bunkers.

With five PGA pros, indoor and outdoor studios featuring the latest training tech such as Bodytrak Pressure Mat, Digital Video Analysis and Trackman plus chipping and putting areas.

Packages available for Juniors, man and women regardless of skill level.

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+971 4 363 1268

Meydan Golf Club

Located at The Track this is a stand-alone course which is highly rated but far more casual than many of the others. There is no strict dress code, and the emphasis is on a fun day, or night out as it has over 500 bulbs to light the way.

It is a nine-hole course stretching to over 3,600 yards, with five tee positions and plenty of hazards to challenge you.

The club offers great dining and drinking at its inhouse sports bar and restaurant.

They offer a golf introduction and trial session to establish how best to hone your game and they offer packages to all ages and skill level from 3 to 20 sessions.

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The Els Club at Dubai Sports City

Having won many accolades, this course designed by Us Open and open champion Ernie Els has many holes inspired by his favourites from some of the world’s finest golfing venues.

The club also features a state-of-the-art fitness centre and fine dining restaurant in the clubhouse,

The academy is run by Claude Harmom 111, he is the third generation of a golfing dynasty and is well known as a pundit on Sky Golf and the Golf Channel. His students have included Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler, Ernie Els and Darren Clarke. With a rollcall at that level, you can rest assured that Claude and his team will take your game to another level.

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971 (0) 4 425 1000

Trump Dubai Golf Performance Academy

Located at the centre of the DAMAC hills the Trump International Golf Club is, as you would expect, a truly opulent destination.

It is an 18-hole links style course, with challenging water hazards and stunning views.

The clubhouse features various dining options, pro shop, fitness centre and a sensational infinity pool.

The PGA pros will help every level of performance and there is a range of high-tech equipment and detailed data analysis. Moreover, you can enjoy the amazing indoor swing studios and long and short game facilities.

An opportunity for a genuine presidential experience.

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+971 (0) 4 245 3939

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