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Sports

Within 100 hectares of luscious gardens and lawns, and along 1.3 km of pristine beach, enjoy a plethora of activities for all athletic levels and ages. Play a game of tennis with our professional Resident Tennis Coach on one of our four floodlight tennis courts, or gather your friends for an energetic hour of beach volleyball. If you’re looking for something in the water, choose from our wide selection of water sport activities. Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline-packed afternoon or an opportunity to stretch your legs, there is something for everyone at the Palace.

See below for details on the wide selection of sport activities.

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    Football & Rugby

    Our FIFA standard football pitch is home to international teams during winter training. Organize a game and play where champions have stood.

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    Cricket

    Located in the East Wing, enjoy the old sport of cricket, traced back to Tudor times in early 16th-century England, on our beautifully manicured lawns.

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    Tennis

    With a Resident Tennis Coach and a top quality tennis programme for all ages, improve your game on one of our four floodlit courts.

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    Padel

    If you’re looking for a fast-paced, exciting game for all ages and skills, Emirates Palace boasts the first Padel Court in the Middle East.

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    Beach Volleyball

    An afternoon of smashing and spiking with friends is invigorating, so take some time and be ready for some high-speed fun on the sand.

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    Water Sports

    Located in the West Beach area near the Emirates Palace Marina, get some high-adrenaline fun with our selection of water sports.

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    Golf in Abu Dhabi

    Enjoy four championship golf courses within 45 km of Emirates Palace throughout Abu Dhabi, with the ease of transfers arranged by our concierge team.

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