Residential communities in Dubai offering access to world-class golf clubs and rolling greens

An ideal city for golf enthusiasts, Dubai is home to some of the best golf courses from around the world. It also hosts upscale residential communities that are located around the golf courses and offer access to them.
If you are a golf enthusiast and looking to purchase a home of your own in one of the Golf Communities, you might consider referring to our comprehensive list.

1. Dubai Hills Estate

Dubai Hills Estate is one of Dubai’s most popular golf communities. It hosts a collection of neighbourhoods that are set around an 18-hole golf course spanning 1.2 million square metres. It is set on 119 hectares of land, which is nearly the size of 63 football fields. The golf course also hosts a series of valleys and wadis and a network of lakes that offer an excellent golfing experience.

Located along Al Khail Road, the community enjoys quick access to most of the important hubs of the city. Downtown Dubai and Jumeirah can be reached within 15 minutes. It is a family-friendly community and will soon welcome the Dubai Hills Mall. The community is a short drive from schools, hospitals and universities and also hosts a range of shopping, dining and entertainment options within the vicinity.

Offering a mix of villas for rent and for sale, penthouses and apartments for rent and for sale as well as plots, the key developments of the community include Collective 2.0, Emerald Hills, Acacia, Green Square, Sidra, Mulberry, Park Ridge, Park Point and Golf Place II.

2. Emaar South

Emaar South is a mixed-use 7-square kilometre community in Dubai South. It is positioned at the crossroads of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, near Al Maktoum International Airport. The smart and sustainable world-class integrated community is located minutes from the Expo 2021 site. Emaar South is home to 6 residential districts and features townhouses for rent and for sale, standalone villas for rent and for sale and luxury apartments for rent and for sale.

The homes offer stunning views of the 18-hole championship golf course, situated within the community. Developments within the Emaar South include Expo Golf Villas, Urbana, Golf Links & Golf Views
Al Maktoum International Airport can be reached within 5 minutes and Expo 2021 Site within 15 minutes from the development.

3. Jumeirah Golf Estates

A world-class residential golf destination, Jumeirah Golf Estates offers luxury homes and leisure facilities amidst two of the world’s finest golf courses, Earth and Fire, that have been designed by, Greg Norman, a professional golfer. They are known to host the annual DP World Tour Championship since 2008.

Offering an unparalleled lifestyle in the heart of new Dubai, the community is set across 1,119 hectares of lush landscapes and offers unbeatable investment opportunities and exceptional amenities. It is home to 700 families and more than 1,835 residential units in 16 unique communities. The individually designed villas, apartments and townhouses overlook the golf courses.

The community features five lakes, beautifully landscaped streets and is encircled by a jogging and cycling track linking community parks, lakes and nature strips. It is located in Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road and is a quick drive to Sports City and Jumeirah Village Circle.

4. Arabian Ranches

One of the most distinguished golf communities in Dubai, Arabian Ranches was launched in 2004 and focuses on outdoor leisure. It is close to the Arabian Ranches Golf Club that offers an 18 hole championship golf course designed by Ian Baker-Finch. The Golf Course spans an area of 247 acres, with 120 acres of irrigated land and provides for golfers of all abilities. Residents can enjoy complimentary access to the golf club and can also attend events at discounted rates.

The community is home to a range of residential developments that draw inspiration from Spanish and Arabian architecture. Most of the homes in Arabian Ranches are spacious and feature open floor plans, stunning external spaces, a pool or a backyard. The community hosts a range of activities that include tennis tournaments, community barbecues, charity drives and market days. It is also home to a range of sports facilities and 2 large lakes

Arabian Ranches also features walking trails, play parks and community swimming pools. The Ranches Primary School is located in the heart of Arabian Ranches. The community can be reached within 15 minutes from Expo 2021 site, 20 minutes from Dubai Marina and 25 minutes from Downtown Dubai.

5. Emirates Hills

Touted as the Beverly Hills of Dubai, Emirates Hills is a world-class development and features two golf clubs, Emirates Golf Club and Montgomerie.

The community is one of the most exclusive residential destinations in Dubai and features beautiful landscapes, panoramic views and state-of-the-art amenities. It is home to some of the most luxurious villas and hosts politicians, diplomats and business moguls from around the world.

Being a family-friendly community, it enjoys proximity to a number of international schools. Emirates Hills is just 13 minutes from Dubai Marina, 21 minutes from Downtown Dubai and 26 minutes from Dubai International Airport.

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