Dubai

JA Palm Tree Court

‘Family Friendly with a Beachfront Location’

Part of the award-winning JA The Resort, JA Palm Tree Court is situated amongst gardens, waterfalls, and winding paths adjacent to the beach front overlooking the Gulf. The accommodation includes suites with private balconies or terraces. There are seven temperature-controlled swimming pools, a spa, and wellness centre. Guests can also enjoy access to over 25 restaurants and bars. Leisure facilities include a variety of land and water sports and a 9-hole, par 36 golf course. Families are perfectly catered for with a crèche and two kid’s clubs offering fun, age-appropriate activities and games.

In Our Opinion

‘We love the flexibility at this resort where you can do as much or as little as you like; opt for the great all-inclusive or upgrade to a Residence for superb added value benefits’

White Orchid Restaurant

An Asian culinary gem that serves Japanese, Chinese and Thai specialties. White Orchid also features a Teppanyaki table where chef provides a culinary cooking display.

La Fontana

This luxury buffet restaurant overlooks one of the swimming pools. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

IBN Majid Restaurant

A lobby level restaurant offering international buffets, themed evenings, a lively atmosphere, and views of the gardens and beach. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Shooters

Situated at the JA Shooting Club, Shooters is famed for its signature steaks and Mexican bites. Enjoy tacos, burritos, and quesadillas for dinner. 

Sports Café

A traditional sports bar overlooking the marina offers a casual place to meet. Enjoy European pub dishes and live sporting action. 

The Anchor

Al-fresco dining in a beachfront location. Light meals and snacks, mocktails, and cocktails are all served for lunch.

Captain's

An alfresco beachfront bar and restaurant that serves wood fired pizzas and Mediterranean dishes for a relaxed lunch. 

White Orchid Lounge

A chic venue that serves signature cocktails accompanied by live music, the perfect spot for pre or post-dinner drinks. Open from evening until late night.

Sunset Lounge

The Sunset Lounge is at lobby level and offers garden and beach views. Guests can enjoy snacks and beverages throughout the day.

Palmito Pool Bar

A swim-up pool bar offering a range of beverages during the day, from mid-morning until early evening.

Eighty One

Buffet restaurant serving international food with live cooking stations. Menus for breakfast, lunch, and dinner change throughout the week. 

Taperia

Enjoy Spanish tapas at this restaurant for dinner. 

La Fontana Pool Bar

The ideal spot for a thirst-quenching drink during the day. This swim-up pool bar is open during the day.

Sette

A rooftop restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine for dinner.

Kinara

Kinara by Vikas Khanna is an elegant restaurant serving Indian foods. Open for dinner.

Republik

A modern gastropub at JA Lake View offering bistro food with a casual vibe. The outdoor terrace overlooks the golf course, and it is open throughout the day.

Lobby Lounge at Lake View Hotel

Enjoy a cup of tea as well as coffee and non-alcoholic beverages in the resort's newest inspired setting - the atrium of the Lake View Hotel. Open during the day.

Bibe

Located at JA Lake View and overlooking the whole resort to the ocean, Bibe is a cool location to hang out, drink cocktails or your favourite drink, and listen to music.

Vasco da Gama

Located at JA Beach Hotel, this lobby bar serves up signature cocktails and has live music each evening. Open to those 21 years old and above from early evening until late night. 

Anchor Pool Bar

Enjoy refreshments from this swim-up pool bar from mid-morning until late evening.

Sunset Bar

Enjoy refreshments by the beach from mid-morning until early evening here.

Sette Lounge

This signature Italian lounge serves drinks perfect for pre and post-dinner, from early evening until late night. 

Oasis Lodge

Located at the JA The Resort Golf Course, Oasis Lodge provides refreshments perfect for before or after rounds of golf from early morning until early evening.

Lakeside Cafe

This poolside bar serves refreshments from mid morning until early evening. 

Garden Bar

For those 12 years old and above, this adults pool bar serves refreshments throughout the day.

Leisure (complimentary)

  • 800-metre private beach with palm trees, sun loungers, and towels
  • Seven temperature-controlled swimming pools
  • Children’s pool
  • Gym
  • Marina
  • Petting zoo 
  • Bio garden 

Land sports/activities

  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • JA Equestrian Centre (at JA The Resort, Jebel Ali Beach)
  • Mini golf
  • David Leadbetter Golf Academy

Additional charges may apply

‘WaterCooled’ Watersports (charges apply)

  • Kayaking
  • Dinghy Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Hobie-cat sailing
  • Kite surfing
  • Powerboating
  • Donut rides
  • Water-skiing
  • Wakeboarding
  • Zapcat
  • Stand-up paddleboard

Some activities and facilities carry an additional cost – this may not apply if you are taking our All Inclusive board basis – please refer to our All Inclusive section for details.

Spa

  • 10 treatment rooms
  • Jacuzzi
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Hammam
  • Ladies mjilis
  • Spa boutique

Additional charges apply and booking in advance is necessary.

Golf

The 9-hole, par 36, championship standard resort course is situated within the idyllic grounds of the resort.

Each hole is uniquely landscaped with exotic trees, shrubs and original desert flora and the Dubai hotel golf course also features a saltwater lake which comes into play on five holes. The wooden gazebos, views of the Arabian Gulf and peacocks which freely roam the fairways have added a special charm to this course that is an exciting challenge for golfers of all abilities.

  • Open to players with an official handicap certificate
  • Beginners and non-golfers are not permitted to play on the course but are welcome to take lessons or use the practice facilities
  • During busy periods players will be requested to make up four-ball tee time groups
  • Appropriate golf attire is required at all times
  • Equipment including trolleys, carts and clubs are available for hire

Tee-times

From October to April 07.00 until nightfall

May to September 06.30am until nightfall.

Players are requested to book in advance and at the time of booking, to provide information on handicap, whether playing 9 or 18 holes, preferred tee-times and contact information.

Golf Academy

  • Fully qualified PGA professionals can offer instruction and lessons

Services

  • Daily wake-up call on request
  • 24 hr security
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

 

Overview:

The 9-hole, par 36, championship standard resort course is situated within the idyllic grounds of the resort.

Designed by Peter Harradine and opened in 1998, the JA The Resort Course has hosted the world’s best players as part of the official curtain raiser to the European PGA Tour event, the Dubai Desert Classic.

Each hole is uniquely landscaped with exotic trees, shrubs, and original desert flora. The JA The Resort Course also features a saltwater lake which comes into play on five holes. The wooden gazebos, views of the Arabian Gulf, and peacocks which freely roam the fairways have added a special charm to this course that is a fair and exciting challenge for golfers of all abilities.


Standard of Play

The resort is available to players of the following standard:

  • Holder of an official handicap certificate (max 28 for men, 45 for ladies)
  • Holder of a current playing certificate or a very experienced non-handicap player
  • Beginners and non-golfers are not permitted to play on the resort course but are welcome to use the practice facilities or take golf lessons.

Speed of Play

Players are requested to play at a speed that ensures enjoyment for all other course players. To facilitate the flow of play during busy periods, players will be requested to make up into four-ball tee time groups.

Golf Carts

Golf carts are compulsory, guests may not walk the course. Electric carts and pull trolleys are available for hire.

Equipment

Quality sets of men’s, ladies’ and junior clubs may be hired for the range or course. Bag storage is available – clubs are cleaned and safely stored overnight, on request.

Attire

Appropriate golf attire is required for all players at all times. Spikeless or soft spike shoes must be worn.

Pro Shop

High-quality merchandise from some of the leading suppliers of golf, leisure and sportswear are available along with branded gifts and mementos.

Spectators

Are not normally permitted unless with prior permission and at the discretion of the Golf Director.

Golf Academy

  • Fully qualified PGA professionals can offer instruction and lessons

Services

  • Daily wake-up call on request
  • 24 hr security
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

 

As part of the JA The Resort, Jebel Ali Palm Tree Court welcomes families with children of all ages.


Dining

  • Children’s menu


Leisure

  • Children’s & toddler’s pools


Creche

  • 4 months to 4 years
  • Charges apply and pre-booking is recommended
  • Age-appropriate activities
  • Nutritious meals & snacks


Pirates & Mermaids Kids' Club

  • 4 to 12 years
  • Complimentary for hotel guests
  • Pre-booking recommended
  • Daily programme of age-appropriate activities available


Babysitting

  • Available on request at extra charge
  • All inclusive resort with a wide range of complimentary activities
  • Exclusive Beach Villa Suites
  • 16 food and beverage options

Location

JA Palm Tree Court is situated on the beachfront.  Dubai City centre is a 40 minute drive and there is a daily shuttle service available.
Nearby Attractions

  • The Palm Jebel Ali – 8 miles 25 mins by car
  • Dubai Marina – 15 miles 22 mins by car
  • Burj Khalifa – 28 miles 35 mins by car
  • The Dubai Mall – 30 miles 36 mins by car
  • Dubai Creek – 32 miles 40 mins by car