Yas Acres set to expand Abu Dhabi golf landscape

The Abu Dhabi golf landscape is set to expand in the coming weeks with the eagerly anticipated opening of the Yas Acres course.

Situated on Yas Island, the Fry/Straka-designed par-36, 9-hole layout will feature floodlights, a series of lakes with interconnecting streams and the world’s first fully 3D printed building! We’ll be bringing you a full-blown course review once we get the chance to play it but here’s what we’ve been told to expect:

Course designer: Fry/Straka Global Golf Course Design

Grass type:

  • Greens – Paspalum Platinum
  • Tees, fairways, rough – Pure Dynasty Paspalum

Number of Lakes: 4 with interconnecting streams.

Number of bunkers: 32

Eco-friendly features:

  • No single use plastic water bottles
  • Bamboo tees utilised to reduce the impact on the environment

Innovation: The on-course F&B is the world’s first fully structural 3D printed building!