Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
The Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships is a pro tournament owned and organised by Dubai Duty Free and held annually in the United Arab Emirates on outdoor hardcourts. The tournament is held in February and includes both a men’s and women’s event.
The roll call of players in both the men’s and women’s tournaments (the latter of which began in 2001) reads like a ‘who’s who’ of tennis stars – Goran Ivanisevic, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Martina Hingis, Amelie Mauresmo and Justine Henin have all taken part.
Where is the tournament?
Dubai Duty Free Stadium, Dubai United Arab Emirates
When are the Dubai Championships?
20th February – 4th March 2017
What packages are available?
For more information, please contact Kevin Wentworth on 01348 872386 or email Kevin
Located on the south east coast of the Persian Gulf
Major Global city
Cosmopolitan and culturally diverse
Home to some of the most amazing hotels in the world
Stunning city skyline combined with Jumeriah Beach
Where to Eat …
Pierchic – European cuisine with stunning views of the Arabian Gulf
Eauzone – Modern Asian surrounded by a beautiful swimming pool
Majils Al Bahar – Your own table on the beach- just stunning European fayre
Al Hadheerah – Traditional Arabian restaurant with theatrical entertainment
Zhebg He’s – Modern Chinese on a beautiful canal setting
Must see …
4×4 safari desert drive – Try sand boarding and camel riding
Dubai City Tour – Take a water taxi and visit the iconic sights of Dubai
Sharjah City Tour – Visit the city known as “The Pearl of the Gulf”
Dubai Snow Dome – Try indoor skiing at the only ski resort in the Middle East
Something a little special – Why not try a balloon flight and watch the sunrise over the dessert!
Tournament info ….
You can travel to the event by metro, bus or taxi or why not arrive in style and take a water taxi to the event!
Main image courtesy FLICKR user: Marianne Bevis