Trump sons hail opening of new Dubai golf course

US President Donald Trump’s two sons Eric and Donald Jr attend launch of The Trump International Golf Club
By Staff writer
Sat 18 Feb 2017 02:53 PM

US President Donald Trump’s two sons Eric and Donald Jr attended the launch of The Trump International Golf Club in Dubai on Saturday.

In celebration of the opening of the Trump International Golf Club Dubai at Damac Hills, Damac Properties said in a statement that it led a golf course tour, with guests of honour including the Trump brothers. 

Hussain Sajwani, chairman, Damac Properties, said: “It is an honour to stand here today with Eric and Donald Trump Jr, as well as dignitaries and prominent members of the business community, to celebrate yet another outstanding milestone for our city Dubai.

"The Trump International Golf Club Dubai is an international golf course that just joined the league of the most premium golf courses in the world. This achievement is one that certainly transforms the golfing scene in Dubai and across the region, reaffirming the emirate’s position as a global destination for world-class developments.

"It is another landmark representing an addition to the many exceptional attractions Dubai offers to its citizens, residents and visitors alike.”

The Trump International Golf Club Dubai is a 7,205-yard, par-71 that sits at the heart of the 42-million square foot Damac Hills master development.

Sajwani added: "Over the past three years, Damac has worked tirelessly and closely with The Trump Organisation, the premier world-class golf course operator, and Eric Trump, in order to deliver such an astounding project offering for golfing enthusiasts. We look forward to announcing the delivery of luxury villas and mansions that overlook the golf course as well as other clusters in Damac Hills in the near future.”

Speaking at the launch event, Eric Trump, executive vice president of The Trump Organisation, said: “We are thrilled to be a part of this momentous occasion in Dubai and to witness the opening of this latest offering in our portfolio of Trump golf courses – the first in the Middle East.

"We are very proud of our collaboration with Damac Properties and look forward to bringing a new level of challenge and luxury to Dubai at this truly spectacular property.” 

The clubhouse is the largest of its kind in Dubai, offering white-glove service through an assortment of dining options at four high-end restaurants, in addition to an infinity swimming pool, wellness centre and golf pro shop.

Damac Hills consists of over 4,000 luxury villas and 7,500 condominiums, in addition to hospitality, luxury shopping, spa and wellness, and leisure facilities, along with food and beverage components.

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