Welcome

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.

Play

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 7,388 yards for championship players, down to 5,398 yards for newer players.

Indulge

Match your mood with four stunning restaurants - ‘Spikes’, ‘Blades’, ‘Tee Lounge’ and ‘Trent’s’ - presenting creative cuisine with attentive care at its finest. Our vast variety ensures something will always appeal, to golfer and non-golfer alike.

Unwind after a round of golf in your very own spa suite at the Spa InterContinental. Enjoy a signature, peak performance treatment or a relaxing, post-round Golf Ball Message.

Host

Al Badia Golf Club is a prime destination for business meetings or social gatherings – allowing you to complement the occasion with a round of golf or succulent dining in a choice of venues.

Stay

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For EGF members and UAE Residents discount please call +971 (0) 4 6010101 or email albadiagolf@ihg.com.


News

Press Releases

1Mar 2015
The School of Golf at Al Badia Golf Club

The School of Golf at Al Badia Golf Club

Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City is proud to announce the rebranding of its Golf Academy Facility – The ...

2Sep 2014
DUBAI WELCOMES CHALLENGE TOURS FINEST

DUBAI WELCOMES CHALLENGE TOUR'S FINEST FOR THE €350,000 DUBAI FESTIVAL CITY CHALLENGE TOUR GRAND FINAL HOSTED BY AL BADIA GOLF CLUB

Dubai (UAE): Dubai will once again be at the epicentre of the golfing world when the European Challenge Tour reaches its climax in the Dubai ...

18Apr 2014
Al Futtaim Honda Series Qualifier

Al Futtaim Honda Series Qualifier

We are pleased to announce that the winner from our first Al Futtaim Honda Series Qualifier, held on Friday 18th April, was John Allen with ...

16Apr 2014
Results of Women's Wednesday

Results of Women's Wednesday

Hillbert was victorious today with the amazing score of 45, beating Jenny Kim with 39. Elsa Van Der Merwe was today\'s third place, also ...

15Apr 2014

Al Badia Golf Club celebrates the arrival of their new golf carts

The brand new fleet of stylish midnight blue ClubCar i3’s will certainly be turning heads at Al Badia Golf Club, home of the European Challenge ...

4Apr 2014
Results of the 2014 Club Championships

Results of the 2014 Club Championships

After a challenging final day at our 2014 Club Championships, Keith Nann and Henric Carlsson had a play off on the 18th to determine who ...

2Apr 2014
InterClub Championships

InterClub Championships

The Al Badia Golf Club ladies team won their last round of the Inter-Club Championship at Meydan GC to top their league and secure a ...

20Mar 2014
The Bani Yas Trophy

The Bani Yas Trophy

Thank you to those members who played represented Al Badia Golf Club in the return fixture of The Bani Yas Trophy. With a 4 point ...

1Mar 2014
Al Badia Trophy

Al Badia Trophy

Thank you to the 15 teams who participated in Al Badia Trophy, our first major (Honours Board) competition of 2014. Was a glorious day and ...

1Mar 2014

Rivoli Monthly Medal - February

Congratulations to Diego Marquez who posted a net 67 to claim the honours as overall Winner. Vice Captain Colin Cordery (photo attached) proved to be ... ...

10Oct 2013
Scotland Claims Shaikh Maktoum Dubai Open

Scotland Claims Shaikh Maktoum Dubai Open

9th October 2013, Dubai, UAE: Zane Scotland fired a bogey free, final round 67 to overcome a two-stroke deficit and win the Shaikh Maktoum Dubai ...

1Oct 2013
Summer Scramble a Scoring Success

Summer Scramble a Scoring Success

9th October 2013, Dubai, UAE: Zane Scotland fired a bogey free, final round 67 to overcome a two-stroke deficit and win the Shaikh Maktoum Dubai ...

1Aug 2013
Colleague Summer School at Al Badia Golf Club

Colleague Summer School at Al Badia Golf Club

Al Badia Golf Course had the opportunity this past week to host two Summer School sessions for our fellow IHG colleagues. For many, this was their ...

28Jul 2013
Pomeroy Excels to Capture Ramadan Open

Pomeroy Excels to Capture Ramadan Open

Al Badia Golf Club played host to the Ramadan Open on Saturday with Nick Pomeroy posting 37 points to win the Individual Stableford format tournament. ...

21Jul 2013
Allen & Armstrong take Open Championship Invitational

Allen & Armstrong take Open Championship Invitational

Al Badia Golf Club played host to the Open Championship Invitational on July 19th with John Allen & Brett Armstrong taking top honours in the ...

20Apr 2013
Green Jacket Greensomes

Green Jacket Greensomes

20th April 2013, Dubai, UAE: In the spirit of the Masters this past month, Al Badia Golf Club held the inaugural Green Jacket Greensomes event ...

13Apr 2013
Kelshaw Crowned Club Champion

Kelshaw Crowned Club Champion

13th April 2013, Dubai, UAE: Al Badia Golf Club held the fifth annual Club Championship last weekend where a strong field of contenders competed for ...

6Apr 2013
Nann Nabs Rivoli Monthly Medal

Nann Nabs Rivoli Monthly Medal

6th April 2013, Dubai, UAE: The honours for this month\'s overall winner at the Rivoli Monthly Medal went to Keith Nann. The 8 handicapper recorded ...

16Mar 2013
Tan Triumphant at the Taylormade Series 3rd Qualifier

Tan Triumphant at the Taylormade Series 3rd Qualifier

16th March 2013, Dubai, UAE: Marking the third of five TaylorMade Series qualifiers, conditions were ideal for competitors to shoot low for their chance to ...

8Mar 2013
Defending Champions Re-capture the Al Badia Trophy

Defending Champions Re-capture the Al Badia Trophy

8th March 2013, Dubai, UAE: The Al Badia Trophy, one of the Club\'s major events of the season saw the defending champions reclaim their ...

1Mar 2013
Kawakami Captures Rivoli Monthly Medal

Kawakami Captures Rivoli Monthly Medal

1st March 2013, Dubai, UAE: Al Badia Junior Member, Ryohei Kawakami shot an impressive net 69 to become the overall winner at this month\'s ...

23Feb 2013
Scramble for the Al Futtaim Trophy

Scramble for the Al Futtaim Trophy

23rd February 2013, Dubai, UAE: A full field of foursomes took to the course in Al Badia\'s third annual Al Futtaim Trophy where teams ...

15Feb 2013
Buchanan clinches Taylormade Series 2nd Qualifier

Buchanan clinches Taylormade Series 2nd Qualifier

15th February 2013, Dubai, UAE: Marking the second of five TaylorMade Series qualifiers, competitors set out with their a-games for their chance to land a ...

17Jan 2013
Hyundai Grand Finale 2013

Hyundai Grand Finale 2013

17th January 2013, Dubai, UAE: Al Badia Golf Club saw 100 players take to the field to compete for the Hyundai Grand Finale on a ...

15Jan 2013
Dubai amateur golfer makes final

Dubai amateur golfer makes final

Al Badia Golf Club's Hee Sun Kim places fourth at Volvo's 2013 Amateur-Pro Team Competition in Durban. For four Middle East-based golfers, the unique proposition of ...

11Jan 2013
Duo put Al Badia Golf Club on the map at Volvo Golf Champions

Duo put Al Badia Golf Club on the map at Volvo Golf Champions

The bucketful of rain that poured over Durban Country Club on Friday could not dampen the enthusiasm of the two UAE players, who qualified as ...

8Jan 2013
Europe's Top Putting Coach to Visit Al Badia

Europe's Top Putting Coach to Visit Al Badia

8th January 2013, Dubai, UAE: World renowned putting coach Phil Kenyon will visit Al Badia Golf Club on two dates in January offering specialist one ...

22Nov 2012
Riley Takes Home Club Matchplay

Riley Takes Home Club Matchplay

22st November 2012, Dubai, UAE: Chet Riley became the 2012 Al Badia Golf Club Matchplay Champion after a hard fought final against fellow member Ian ...

20Nov 2012
Kinniburgh Wins in New Peoria Format

Kinniburgh Wins in New Peoria Format

20th November 2012, Dubai, UAE: The Peoria Challenge was a new format for the majority of participants at Al Badia Golf Club which saw a ...

23Jul 2012
The Open Invitational

The Open Invitational

23rd July 2012, Dubai, UAE: The Open Invitation saw 38 pairings hit Al Badia Golf Course to battle it out in the betterball competition, trying ...

21Jun 2012
Rix Pockets AED 5K for Charity in Pool Match

Rix Pockets AED 5K for Charity in Pool Match

Trents Bar at Al Badia Golf Club opened the new pool table, kindly donated by 7DAYS newspaper, with a charity match between Club Manager, James ...

15Jun 2012
Wartig Family Duo Triumphant

Wartig Family Duo Triumphant

The Summer Swingman Open held at Al Badia Golf Club saw a packed field of 100 golfers take to the course to compete for the ...

8Jun 2012
Ng Victorious in RTJ Championships

Ng Victorious in RTJ Championships

The first Robert Trent Jones Championship to be played at Al Badia Golf Club took place with a packed field of golfers eager to get ...

5Jun 2012
Madan Wins Rivoli Monthly Medal

Madan Wins Rivoli Monthly Medal

Vinay Madan carded a net 66 to claim this month\'s Rivoli Monthly Medal at Al Badia Golf Club. A strong field of 37 took to ...

22May 2012
Al Badia Golf Club Voted the Middle East's Leading Golf Course

Al Badia Golf Club Voted the Middle East's Leading Golf Course

Al Badia Golf Club has been voted the Middle East\'s leading golf course in the recent World Travel Awards 2012 held at Jebel Ali Golf ...

22May 2012
Armstrong and Holmans Soared High in First Officeland Monthly Open

Armstrong and Holmans Soared High in First Officeland Monthly Open

The first Officeland Monthly Open by Al Aqili Furnishings was held on May 21, 2010 at the Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai ...

19May 2012
Officeland Monthly Open tees off at the Al Badia Golf Club

Officeland Monthly Open tees off at the Al Badia Golf Club

Al Aqili Furnishings has announced the Officeland Monthly Open, a pairs-event golf tournament scheduled to be held on the first Friday of every month ...

7May 2012
Al Badias Junior Development Programme Graduation

Al Badias Junior Development Programme Graduation

Friday's graduation saw the finale of Al Badia's Junior Development Program. The 24 week program ran during the winter season of 2011/2012 and covered ...

7May 2012
OConnor books his place in Grand Final

OConnor books his place in Grand Final

The third leg of the Al Badia Golf Club TaylorMade Series has been won by Kieran O\'Conner who shot a gross score of 76 ...

10Apr 2012
Classy Kelshaw wins Club Championship

Classy Kelshaw wins Club Championship

Al Badia Golf Club held the fourth annual club championship last weekend where a strong field came together to compete for the prestigious title of ...

31Mar 2012
Batson Birdies his way to Victory

Batson Birdies his way to Victory

Paul Batson scored 41 stableford points to win the Members Monthly Medal at Al Badia Golf Club this weekend. Batson was in great form accumulating ...

19Mar 2012
Su wins Inaugural PowerPlay Championship

Su wins Inaugural PowerPlay Championship

The first ever PowerPlay Championship at Al Badia Golf Club got underway on Friday where a strong field of 43 players took to the ...

11Feb 2012
OConnor Claims The New RBZ Driver in February TaylorMade Series

OConnor Claims The New RBZ Driver in February TaylorMade Series

With the new TaylorMade RBZ Driver up for grabs for both the best gross and net score, the competition was fierce at The TaylorMade ...

10Feb 2012
Jason Neese Claims Top Prize in Championship Tee Challenge

Jason Neese Claims Top Prize in Championship Tee Challenge

An exceptional performance from Jason Neese saw him claim the Gross Division title in the Championship Tee Challenge held at Al Badia Golf Club on ...

4Feb 2012
Kinniburgh Gains Honors in Rivoli Monthly Medal

Kinniburgh Gains Honors in Rivoli Monthly Medal

Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City would like to congratulate Charles Kinniburgh who led a strong field to claim The Rivoli Monthly ...

5Aug 2011
Dearie Stands Out in the First Rivoli Monthly Medal

Dearie Stands Out in the First Rivoli Monthly Medal

Al Badia Golf Club is honored to announce their partnership with Rivoli group who will be sponsoring Al Badia Golf Club Monthly Medals commencing August ...

1Feb 2011
James 'Shipped in' to be the new Manager of Al Badia Golf Club

James 'Shipped in' to be the new Manager of Al Badia Golf Club

Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City is pleased to announce the appointment of James Shippey as Golf Club Manager. James hails from Yorkshire, ...

5Nov 2010
Armstrong and Guest Claims November Officeland Monthly Open Main Prize

Armstrong and Guest Claims November Officeland Monthly Open Main Prize

As the weather condition turns into a favorable one bringing out more golfers, the competition greatens at Al Badia Golf Club. A great number of ...

4Jun 2010
Singh Brothers Conquer Second Officeland Monthly Open

Singh Brothers Conquer Second Officeland Monthly Open

The steaming heat in the course was not an obstacle for Randeep and Sandeep Singh when they grabbed the first place prize in the ...

13May 2010
Emirates Airlines, Promosevens and IHG Teed off for a Perfect Round

Emirates Airlines, Promosevens and IHG Teed off for a Perfect Round

A big thank you to all who supported and participated the golf day hosted by Al Badia Golf Club, sponsored by Emirates and Airlines and ...

29Apr 2010
First Pro Am Tournament at Al Badia Golf Club

First Pro Am Tournament at Al Badia Golf Club

A total of 68 players participated in the first PRO AM Tournament at Al Badia Golf Club on April 29, sponsored by The National newspaper ...

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