Established in 2006, Dubai Polo and Equestrian Clubs are located in the Arabian ranches. It is an all-have it destination which offers facilities for sports, leisure, entertainment as well as for business. With more than 330 horse stables, this club lets you host private parties and also learn how to ride on a horse and play a game of polo! This Dubai based polo club offers perfect opportunities for luxurious living with sports and social life. Developed by the famous Emaar builders, this club is not limited to just horse riding and lush-green grounds but has amazing dining lounges too!
Mastering the art of Horse Riding
Situated on the Al Qudra Road, this polo club has its own riding academy and professional trainers who enhance learning experiences of beginners as well as of an expert.
Horse-riding: the innovative horse riding techniques at the Dubai equestrian club are friendly and perfect for all, young or old. You also get to know how to play a game of polo while riding on the creatures or how to become an efficient polo player!
You can pay something between AED 150 – AED 270 for 45 minutes of horse riding and training.
If you are someone who learns better when alone, then private trainings are your option with fees varying between AED 300 – AED 475.
If you are young and afraid of horses, then go on a Pony ride experience. Pony camps are a 3-days long experience for just AED 1500 and are full of playing around cute-little creatures and carriage rides!
Pony clubs: these clubs educate you about horses and how to ride on one of them. It provides you with a comprehensive understanding of animals and how to nurture and take care of them. You can also go on a pony ride and enjoy with warm, gentle creatures. The riding lessons not only build your confidence but also make you aware about the little creatures.
Pony rides are ideal for children aged 3 – 7 and you can pay AED 35 for a five minutes ride across the lawns.
Show jumping: this activity is perfect for all the bold and powerful riders who are ready to engage in a thrilling experience. It prepares confident riders and children to ride on horse backs and fearlessly jump across sticks and hurdles.
Horse stables: with more than 330 fully air-conditioned horse stables, you can go and experience how the horses and ponies are taken care of and fed. The horse stable tours grant you a back-stage access and a dwell into how the horses are kept and trained for AED 195 (with breakfast) and AED 135 for both adults and kids.
A 3-days stable management course makes you aware of all the information such as colours, species and physiology of horses. You can also get to groom and handle horses and see how they are taken care of.
You start with little ponies and then move over to big horses when learning how to ride and play at the club. Polo, the “sport of kings” is the highlight of Dubai Polo Academy. Beginners are trained to excel and you start of with playing “Mini Chukka”, which is a polo game with normal-sized balls. This 2500 years old game is accessible to all levels, ages and abilities. You can also enjoy a game of polo while riding on the camels!
The Dubai polo academy is a fast-track learning programme which gives you lessons and teaches you how to play, use mallets or ride on ponies in 3 days. It is one of the most exclusive clubs in Dubai and is open for beginners as well as professionals!
You can take membership of the polo clubs and avail an array of facilities and leisure activities. You can buy single person or couple memberships for AED 45,000 and AED 60,000 respectively. Professional or experienced polo players need to pay just AED 20,000, while persons below 21 can avail memberships for AED 27,000.
Experience the finest Dining
Palermo offers you one of the luxurious culinary experience which bestows you with inspiring views. The salads, desserts, seafood and perfectly cooked beef are the specialities of this place. Epona is located near the riding arenas and provides elegant views and space. You can enjoy a scrumptious meal while gazing at the playgrounds, palms and the equestrian. Ippos, a signature lounge with cool atmosphere, is an open-air terrace dining house which lets you witness the games of football, cricket and golf. Splash pool bar is an outdoor cafe-bar with recliners and pools to relax around. You can hog on some healthy snacks or beverages while you soak in the sun or enjoy looking at the scenic-views.
Your much needed 'Me-Time'
Dubai polo and equestrian club lets you relax and lead a healthy life after a tiring day of horse riding or a game of polo.
The spa and body treatments at the club help you attain the perfect balance between your life and body and also does wonders to rejuvenate you. The use of aromatic oils and products soothes your nerves and makes you feel fresh and calm. The amazing hospitality and service of the masseurs or a stress-relieving session of steam or jacuzzi is perfect for all your much-awaited pampering sessions.
The massage therapies include facial, hair and body treatments and luxurious spas all you need to end your day on a high note.
The annual membership of the spa and fitness centre starts from AED 4275 and is full of a lot of benefits.
The Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club is situated opposite Arabian Ranches on the Al Qudra Road. It is located next to the Studio City in Dubai.
The polo club can be reached from the Dubai International Airport by bus, metro and even car. It is situated at a distance of 15.3 kilometres from the airport and a bus ride from Emirates airlines headquarters or Ras Al Khor bus stop or a cab ride can take you to your destination.
The club is situated at a distance of seventeen minutes from the Al Qudra Road and taxis and cabs are easily available to and from the destination.
A thirty minutes long bus ride from the Dubai Studio City via Quoz can also be availed to reach the Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club.