Abu Dhabi Launches New Campaign to Attract Golfers
Abu Dhabi has launched a new initiative designed to promote the Emirate as a premier golf destination. Golf in Abu Dhabi has been unveiled to cater for golf enthusiasts going on Abu Dhabi holidays to enjoy golf with the help of hotels and golf clubs.
A new initiative has been launched in Abu Dhabi to boost the number of golf players heading to the United Arab Emirate to enjoy golfing holidays.
The new Golf in Abu Dhabi campaign has been designed to promote the region’s lucrative golf tourism segment which includes luxury Abu Dhabi hotels and golf clubs that offer great golfing experiences for golf-tastic Abu Dhabi holidays.
The initiative is being led by the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) and it has been developed in partnership with stakeholders, golf clubs, management companies and Abu Dhabi hotels.
The emirate’s golf tourism sector is said to be worth $17 million annually and the initiative will be launched in key source markets such as the United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia Germany, France, China, Korea and Japan.
Image by: Q8SABRE, on Flickr
Travellers taking Abu Dhabi holidays will be able to choose from several golf courses including the 18-hole country course at Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club; a floodlit, nine-hole urban course at Abu Dhabi City Golf Club; and the 18-hole sand course at Al Ghazal Golf Club.
Golf in Abu Dhabi will provide attractive rates at three championship golf courses in the emirate: Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, Abu Dhabi Golf Club (ADGC) and Yas Links Golf Club. Golfers can also choose from a number of add-ons including flights, hotels and ground transport.
Image by: Kristal Formanes, on Flickr
Dayne Lim, the product development director of the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority, said: “Golf in Abu Dhabi will ensure that all of our relevant stakeholders work towards a collective objective, which is capturing the emirate a bigger slice of the global gold tourism market.
“Our goal now is to entice the world’s amateur players by leveraging the destination’s diversity of playing options and our other, multi-faceted tourism assets.”
Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and a popular destination for festivals, sporting events and shopping. The emirate recently hosted the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Formula 1 race and visitors can visit enjoy a varied number of attractions during business trips or leisure holidays in Abu Dhabi, including the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Khalifa Park, the waterfront, the Marina Mall and the Abu Dhabi Mall. The vibrant city boasts luxury hotel chains, lavish shopping malls and boutiques, lush green parks and golden sandy beaches.
Talk to a specialist
Call 020 7644 1770 to speak with our award-winning travel consultants.
Opening hours 09:00 - 20:00 GMT
Popular Holidays In Abu Dhabi Browse all
Combine stunning luxury with the entertainment attractions on Yas Island
- Free shuttle service to all attractions on Yas Island
- Click through and upgrade to a room including access to Ferrari World or Yas Waterworld inclusive
- free room upgrade to the next category - book before 31st October 2016
For the ultimate golf experience in Abu Dhabi, stay at a luxurious hotel with all the trimmings that sits right next to a championship golf course
- Enjoy golf at the 18-Hole championship Yas Links Golf Course
- A few minutes' walk from the exciting Yas Waterworld & Yas Island Beach
- Upgrade and experience Ferrari World - The largest indoor and first theme park on Yas Island
- Free Half Board Included in this amazing offer
Enjoy 5 star luxury in the city centre, laze on the hotel's private beach and pop downstairs to the capital's most renowned shopping mall, the Abu Dhabi Mall.
- Ranked within the Top 10 on Tripadvisor
- 9 Restaurants and 2 Cafes offering award winning cuisine plus Zen the Spa for various treatments
- In the heart of Abu Dhabi next to Abu Dhabi Mall
Unwind and be pampered at a luxurious beachside retreat in the golden shores of the Arabian Gulf, on Abu Dhabi's Corniche.
- Upgrade your experience and book a room including tickets to Ferrari World or Yas Waterworld
- Up to two kids stay FREE
- Direct connection to Al Raha Mall for the perfect shopping experience
Discover the hidden treasure in Abu Dhabi that is Crowne Plaza in Yas Island. It is the ideal accommodation for those...
Get away from all your concerns and enjoy a tranquil 4-day stay at the luxurious Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers whilst you...
Acquaint yourself with the luxurious Abu Dhabi lifestyle during a comfy 5-day stay at the Al Raha Beach Hotel....
Offering superb accommodation with a wide range of facilities, Yas Island Rotana is conveniently located on the...
Facing the Lulu Island and the Arabian Gulf, the stunning Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche is located in the one of the most...
The Beach Rotana Hotel is set on a pristine stretch of white beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea. Located in the...