Experience the 2017 DP World Tour Championship

Race to Dubai 2017 - DP World Tour Championship (Jumeirah Golf Estates, Dubai)

DP World Tour Championships

In 2016, Rory Mcilroy will aim to do the double and win back to back DP Tour Championships. Designed by Greg Norman, the Earth is one of 2 courses, along with Fire, that anchor the neighborhoods in Jumeirah Golf Estates.

With millions of golf fans around the world watching, both on television and on the course, the Dubai World Championship shifted the epicenter of golf towards Dubai where Rory McIlroy became victorious, with Andy Sullivan just one shot behind.

The 2017 Dubai World Tour Championship promises to be even bigger and better!


2017 DP World Tour Championship Experience

November 2017

Exclusive Clarke, Westwood & Hull Travellers Offer
- Return Flights
- 5 Nights, Bed & Breakfast at Dubai Address Marina
- 2 Rounds of Golf (Emirates Majilis, Emirates Faldo)
- 2 Days at the Tournament (Sat & Sun)
- Airport Transfers included
- YGT Private Reception included on one evening & YGT Goodie bag

£1799
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2017 DP World Tour Championship Offers

Novotel Al Barsha

Novotel Al Barsha

Flights, 7 Nights Bed & Breakfast (17-24 Nov 2017)

- Arrival & Transfer to Hotel
- Private Reception Evening & Goody Bag
- Attend 3rd Round of DP World Tour Championship
- Attend 4th Round of DP World Tour Championship
- 1 Round of Golf at The Els Club*
- 1 Round of Golf at The Emirates Club* (Majilis)
- Free Day
- 1 Round of Golf at The Earth Course* (tournament conditions)
- Tournament, Golf & Airport Transfers included
- *Includes Buggy

£1949
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JA Ocean View

JA Ocean View

Flights, 7 Nights Bed & Breakfast (17-24 Nov 2017)

- Arrival & Transfer to Hotel
- Private Reception Evening & Goody Bag
- Attend 3rd Round of DP World Tour Championship
- Attend 4th Round of DP World Tour Championship
- 1 Round of Golf at The Els Club*
- 1 Round of Golf at The Emirates Club* (Majilis)
- Free Day
- 1 Round of Golf at The Earth Course* (tournament conditions)
- Tournament, Golf & Airport Transfers included
- *Includes Buggy

£2249
Enquire Now - 4 Star City Option

Royal Mirage The Palace

Royal Mirage The Palace

Flights, 7 Nights Bed & Breakfast (17-24 Nov 2017)

- Arrival & Transfer to Hotel
- Private Reception Evening & Goody Bag
- Attend 3rd Round of DP World Tour Championship
- Attend 4th Round of DP World Tour Championship
- 1 Round of Golf at The Els Club*
- 1 Round of Golf at The Emirates Club* (Majilis)
- Free Day
- 1 Round of Golf at The Earth Course* (tournament conditions)
- Tournament, Golf & Airport Transfers included
- *Includes Buggy

£2999
Enquire Now - 5 Star City Option

Atlantis The Palm

Atlantis The Palm

Flights, 7 Nights Bed & Breakfast (17-24 Nov 2017)

- Arrival & Transfer to Hotel
- Private Reception Evening & Goody Bag
- Attend 3rd Round of DP World Tour Championship
- Attend 4th Round of DP World Tour Championship
- 1 Round of Golf at The Els Club*
- 1 Round of Golf at The Emirates Club* (Majilis)
- Free Day
- 1 Round of Golf at The Earth Course* (tournament conditions)
- Tournament, Golf & Airport Transfers included
- *Includes Buggy

£2999
Enquire Now - 5 Star City Option

About the DP World Tour Championship

Tournament Stats

2015 Winner: Rory Mcilroy (-21, €1,230,792 Prize Money)
Youngest Winner: Rory Mcilroy (23 years and 205 days, 2012)
Oldest Winner: Robert Karlsson (41 years and 86 days, 2010)
Lowest 18 Hole Score: -10 (Justin Rose, 2012)
Lowest 72 Hole Score: -26 (Henrik Stenson, 2014)



2016 DP World Tour Championship Dates

Round 1 - tee times are released the week of the event
Gates Open:
Thu, 17/11/2016, Time 06:30am
Gates Close (approximately):
Thu, 17/11/2016, Time 17:00pm
£1449

Round 2 - tee times are released the week of the event
Gates Open:
Fri, 18/11/2016, Time 06:30am
Gates Close (approximately):
Fri, 18/11/2016, Time 17:00pm
£1449

Round 3 - tee times are released the week of the event
Gates Open:
Sat, 19/11/2016, Time 06:30am
Gates Close (approximately):
Sat, 19/11/2016, Time 17:00pm
£1449

Final Round - tee times are released the week of the event
Gates Open:
Sun, 20/11/2016, Time 06:30am
Gates Close (approximately):
Sun, 20/11/2016, Time 17:00pm
£1449

Tournament History

Year Winner Country Score Prize
2015 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland -21 €1,230,792
2014 Henrik Stenson Sweden -16 €1,067,152
2013 Henrik Stenson Sweden -25 €985,476
2012 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland -23 €1,041,429
2011 Álvaro Quirós Spain -19 €922,645
2010 Robert Karlsson Sweden -14 €910,349
2009 Lee Westwood England -23 €830,675

19th Hole Blogs

Golf in Dubai – Sun, Sand and a whole lot of Water!

Golf in Dubai

With Abu Dhabi gaining so many column inches of late for their sporting endeavours, be it ownership of Manchester City, hosting a Grand Prix or the superb Yas Island Links course, it is easy to forget about the fantastic holiday and golfing options on offer down the road in Dubai...

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The History of Golf in the Middle East

History of Golf in the Middle East

Since its introduction in 1988, golf in the Middle East has gone from strength to strength. After first emerging in Dubai, we have now seen the rise of one of the world's most popular golf in the sun destinations. Turkey, notable for its All Inclusive holidays...

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The Address Montgomerie Dubai Hotel & Golf Resort

The Address Montgomerie Dubai Hotel & Golf Resort

Dubai is among the world's fastest growing holiday destinations, thanks to the ultimate luxury hotels, fine dining, tax-free shopping, and of course the marvellous climate – with the emirate seeing, on average, just 7 days of rain per year....

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The Els Club Golf In Dubai Sports City

The Els Club Golf In Dubai Sports City

Designed by the 2012 Open Champion, Ernie Els, the course was the first to be completed within the multi-billion dollar development that is Dubai's Sports City, having opened for play in March 2008. Other additions to the complex since the completion of The Els Club include...

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About The Jumeirah Golf Estates

The Jumeirah Golf Estates is home to 2 championship golf courses, inspired by the 4 natural elements of Fire, Earth, Water and Wind. The Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates has been opened for play since 2009, and hosted the DP Tour Championship in the same year. The Jumeirah Golf Estates has sealed its name as one of the top resorts in Dubai and also one of the most prestigious golfing developments around the world.

The Stats

Yardage: 7,706 Yards
Par: 72
Designer: Greg Norman
Course Opened: 2009

The Climate

Dubai is the perfect place for a sunshine break with a hot desert climate where temperatures exceed 30°C. In November, the average temperature is 25°C with potential lows of 19 C and Highs of 30 C; definitely warm enough for shorts on the course. It would be also very wise to pack the sunglasses with 9 hours of sunshine everyday.

Getting There

Jumeirah Golf Estates is only a 30 minute drive from Dubai International Airport via the Al Khail Road/E 44. There are 13 flights per day from to Dubai, with a wide choice of airlines including Emirates Airlines, Royal Brunei and British Airways.

Golf in Dubai

Fancy some golf while in Dubai? Here are some recommendations...

The Els Club

The Els Club

Distance from Tournament:
13 minute drive

STATS
Par: 72
Designed By: Ernie Els
Year of Opening: 2008

TEES
Blue: 7,538 yards / SSS 75
Black: 6,829 yards / SSS 73
Grey: 6,242 yards / SSS 72
Red: 5,343 yards / SSS 73


The Els Club not only has one of the most spectacular clubhouses you'll visit, but a course that's a real treat from start to finish.

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Arabian Ranches

Arabian Ranches

Distance from Tournament:
15 minute drive

STATS
Par: 72
Designed By: Ian Baker-Finch
Year of Opening: 2004

TEES
Black: 7,691 yards / SSS 75
Gold: 7,092 yards / SSS 74
Blue: 6,531 yards / SSS 73
White: 5,853 yards / SSS 72
Red: 5,226 yards / SSS 74

Opened in 2004, Arabian Ranches is the product of a collaboration between Ian Baker-Finch and the Nicklaus Design company.

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Emirates Golf Club

Emirates Golf Club

Distance from Tournament:
22 minute drive

STATS
Par: 72
Designed By: Karl Littern
Year of Opening: 1998

TEES
Black: 7,293 yards / SSS 75
Blue: 6,896 yards / SSS 73
White: 6,532 yards / SSS 71
Red: 5,568 yards / SSS 70


The idyllic holes are carved into great swathes of sandy wasteland, producing a course of fine standard and dramatic character.

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Al Badia Golf Club

Al Badia Golf Club

Distance from Tournament:
31 minute drive

STATS
Par: 72
Designer: Robert Trent Jones II
Year of Opening: 2005

TEES
Black: 7,303 yards / SSS 74
Blue: 6,726 yards / SSS 72
Red: 6,200 yards / SSS 70
White: 5,398 yards / SSS 71


Running alongside the Dubai Creek, Al Badia is among the best established and most enjoyable of the local courses.

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Where to Stay for the DP World Tour Championship


JA Oceanview Suites (23 Minutes from Jumeirah Golf Estates, 29 minutes from Dubai International Airport)
Situated in the very popular Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR) area, this 4 star hotel sits right by the beach and as the name suggests, every room has an Ocean view! Jump in a taxi and head straight to the Jumeriah Golf Estates to watch the world's best golfers in action.

Heading out
Only a 2 minute walk and you are in the heart of the JBR and many restaurants to choose from, or start you evening in the very popular Girders bar on site and make the most of Happy Hour.

Novotel Al Barsha (18 minutes from Jumeirah Golf Estates, 26 minutes from Dubai International Airport)
Centrally located for all your needs, the Novotel gives you quick access to Sheikh Zayed Road leading to many golf courses, Jumeirah Beach and downtown. With 3 restaurants and 2 bars on site and a heated outdoor pool, the Novotel is excellent value for a stay during the DP World Tour Championship..

Heading out
During the day you can walk to the Mall of the Emirates, the largest of its kind with even the opportunity to go skiing. Of an evening the hotel as the chic and sophisticated Bubbles Bar that is very popular to those in the know. Alternatively its only a 15 minute taxi one way to the Jumeirah Beach Residences or 15 minutes the other way to the city centre.

Address Montgomerie Dubai (16 minutes from Jumeirah Golf Estates, 32 Minutes from Dubai International Airport)
More of a boutique style property, the Address Montgomerie has spacious rooms with a modern and luxurious feel. Access to the renowned golf course on site is another plus point to your stay and also not far from the Jumeirah Golf Estates.

Heading out
Only a short 5 minute taxi ride and you are in Dubai Marina with some excellent restaurants and hotel bars to choose from, or take an evening dining cruise to really try something different with the evening sunset and then bright lights of this vibrant area.

Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (28 minutes from Jumeirah Golf Estates, 10 minutes from Dubai International Airport)
Very close to the airport, this 5 star resort maybe a little further from Jumeriah Golf Estates, but you can satisfy your playing needs with the fantastic Al Badia course on site. Wonderful rooms and facilities, it is one of the best properties that's close to downtown.

Heading out
With all the delights of Festival City on your doorstep, you have countless shops and restaurants to choose from, but do not miss the opportunity to eat and drink in the hotels Belgium Beer Cafe, where people come from all over to enjoy an afternoon brunch or evening fun.