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Yas Links Abu Dhabi

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Address: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Abu Dhabi 128008, United Arab Emirates
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The first Links golf course in the Middle East region. The first designed...

The first Links golf course in the Middle East region. The first designed by Kyle Phillips, one of the world’s leading golf course designers. The first opportunity to experience the unique traditions of the game. An eighteen-hole course, a nine-hole academy course, clubhouse, golf academy and floodlit practice facilities, set against dramatic views of the Arabian Gulf—the course combines unparalleled visual glory with the thrill of golf’s ultimate test.

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Still as good as it gets

Play here once a year before we play in a 4 day comp in Dubai. With out a doubt the best day out of the trip. Fantastic club house,staff,food. Cannot fault anything at Yas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Pattaya, Thailand
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Pattaya, Thailand
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30 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Play here once a year before we play in a 4 day comp in Dubai. With out a doubt the best day out of the trip. Fantastic club house,staff,food. Cannot fault anything at Yas Links. The course is a joy to play. We normaly play the 70 tee,s so its a great test of golf. For me playing with friends... More 

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a special course this is. This is a true links, great venue, great design in top condition. The service from all members of staff is also top notch. If there was space for grandstands etc I think this would host the European tour event but there isn't, such a shame as this is a superb venue. If you... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The course is beautiful and very challenging. We played at the twilight rate and finished in 3h 20m and we aren't that good. the food in the clubhouse was delicious and everybody was very nice. We rented a car and drove from Dubai which was a very easy drive. Highly recommended

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Diss
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820 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could see much of this attractive links course from our hotel balcony so it seemed reasonable to pop into the club house for a late afternoon lager.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I and my wife played here twice in March, were both reasonable golfers and really enjoy playing here, we were not disappointed with Yas - expensive but worth it, I have to say Kyle Phillips design did a great job here. We've played Kingsbarns before (loved that course too) and many other links courses in Scotland and Ireland this is... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We were paired up with a member & another guest to make up the 4 ball. Lucky we had s member as the links set up makes it quite difficult to work out which way you need to go but we had a fantastic round with great company Course was in fantastic condition not the cheapest but worth every penny... More 

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Tamworth
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47 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

OPULENT!!!!! BUT REASONABLY PRICED. Course was in great condition. Well worth the visit. Good food and service.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

By any standard a great golf course, top condition and great facilities, 9 hole floodlit for an evening practice too. Great food and top location, near hotels and race circuit

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charlottejhope, Sales & Marketing Manage at Yas Links Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a great review. It is great to hear you had such a good experience and we look forward to welcoming you back soon More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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76 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

After playing golf, went to the clubhouse (Hickorys) for something to eat. Setting is amazing, food is good but service is slow. Need to improve the speed of service as it definitely lets them down. Flies are an issue if sitting outside.

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charlottejhope, Sales & Marketing Manager at Yas Links Abu Dhabi, responded to this review

Thank you for your message. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the beautiful setting of Hickory's, but I apologize if the service wasn't up to the normal high standards that we expect at Yas Links. Your feedback is vital and helps us to continually improve our guests' experiences so thank you so much for taking the time to comment.... More 

Netherlands
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375 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing course, as if you play in Scotland, except for rain and the cold. Stunning lay out, never flat, lots of bunkers, superfast greens, manicured fairways, friendly staff, all there. Indoor and outdoor restaurant with extensive menus, free water on each hole, shops for food and beverages on 3 holes, can order from the cart in advance, love these gadgets.... More 

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