The flagship course at Emirates Golf Club, The Majlis championship course is a challenging par 72, 7,211-yard layout. Sculptured around the original tall desert dunes in 1987, The Majlis was the first grass course in the Middle East and takes its name from the Arabic word for meeting place. The Majlis has developed a worthy reputation worldwide as a testing layout for even the best golfers. This desert miracle features hundreds of indigenous species of flora and fauna, beautifully complemented by meandering fairways and seven fresh and saltwater lakes.
As the long-time standard bearer of golf in the Middle East, the magnificent Majlis course is undoubtedly a course that sits comfortably among the world’s elite. Contrasting with its sister layout, the also excellent Faldo course, the Majlis is less exposed to the full-on views of the ever-expanding skyline of Dubai Media City and the new Marina development.
Playing golf Emirates Golf Majlis Course
The bunkering here, as you might expect, is excellent, while the greens are large and often prodigiously sloping. Wayward drives may not be too severely punished given the width of the fairways, but beware the presence of water hazards, not least at the par-3 7th, one of the best short holes you’ll play anywhere. nd the new Marina development.
One of the most prominent features on the course is the Majlis positioned between the 8th and 9th holes, while one of the most challenging holes on the course is the par 4, dogleg 8th. Stroke index 3 and playing a full 434 yards, it has the unusual distinction of playing up-hill and requires a long, well directed drive to leave a reasonable second shot to its small, undulating green where the dreaded 3-putt is always a threat. The Majlis has developed a worthy reputation worldwide as a testing layout for even the best golfers. This desert miracle features hundreds of indigenous species of flora and fauna, beautifully complemented by meandering fairways and seven fresh and saltwater lakes.
Tee times Emirates Golf Majlis Course
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