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Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City

Al Badia Golf Club | P.O. Box 79126, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 601 0101
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Ranked #49 of 197 attractions in Dubai
Type: Golf Courses
Owner description: Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City is an 18-hole, championship golf course designed by the renowned Robert Trent Jones II... more » Owner description: Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City is an 18-hole, championship golf course designed by the renowned Robert Trent Jones II featuring an award winning clubhouse, four dynamic restaurants, event spaces and a luxurious spa. The par-72 Al Badia course was designed on an oasis theme and features abundant water, rivers of sand and plants indigenous to the Arabian Gulf. The prestigious course can be played from the maximum 7,303 yards for championship players, down to 5,398 yards for newer players. Perfect your skills at the world-class golf academy at Al Badia. High-tech training facilities include the region's only TaylorMade Performance Lab, featuring the MATT (Motion Analysis Technology by TaylorMade) swing analysis and club fitting system. « less
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

Have eaten a couple of time at Blades. The setting is nice & the staff efficient and friendly, the food was just ok for me though

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This Brunch was recommended to us by friends and as we had family visiting with children we decided to give it a go. It is really different experience, the setting is so peaceful on the grass overlooking the golf course. You can choose to have a table and chairs or picnic blanket, we opted for the latter and as a... More

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dhahran
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

al badia is a great course, especially if you're staying at the intercon. hotel shuttle and golf course management are excellent. course is very well-maintained and was in excellent shape. club house deck overlooking driving range is nice for lunch.

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Yorktown, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

I could not believe the service and amenities for the price! I made reservations for lunch, with rented shoes, clubs, cart and purchased balls for virtually nothing - less than $200. These fees included a driving range with unlimited ball, a concierge to assist in supplying the bottom-less basket of range balls, and a clubhouse shower room fit for a... More

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Top Contributor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The food excellent, and sat outside right on the driving range. Some great drinks and conversation made for a great day. Highly recommend you stay at they intercontinental and visit this course.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Challenging course, with a great combination of challenging and forgiving holes......unless you cannot hit is straight everytime (which describes me) but this is my favorite golf course in Dubai.

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I played here with a local resident whilst on holiday and thoroughly enjoyed the challenge presented. If you are a high-handicapper you may find this a hugely frustrating course, it requires a lot of thought and percentage golf. It is so tempting on so many holes to take out the driver when an iron will get you in play and... More

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Hotel elegance. Features:-elegant hotel, Very comfortable, Best hotel for romance, Wonderful staff, surprisingly, The rooms are equipped with the latest hardware, good price, Close to airport, There is next to a very nice shopping complex, Very nice appearance, The restaurant is gorgeous,

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Great condition, lots of technique required as there is lot of water however its well equiped and maintained, facilities are great and it has an amazing view over the dubai skyline

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Herts, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I visited a golf playing relative in Dubai and we chose Al Badia as he hadn't played it before and he had a two for one voucher. I wasn't disappointed in the slightest. From the moment we arrived we were treated fantastically by the staff. The clubs were dropped off at reception, the car parked for us and, after paying,... More

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