Damac Hills Overview
Damac Hills (formerly known as Akoya) is a new luxury residential community in DubaiLand developed by Damac Properties. It is being built and marketed as "The Beverly Hills of Dubai" and when complete will have over 4,000 luxury villas and 7,500 condominiums in addition to hospitality, luxury shopping, spa and wellness facilities and leisure, along with food and beverage components.
The place is built around an 18-hole PGA championship golf course developed in collaboration with Donald Trump. The golf course opened in February 2017 and the housing, much of which is still under construction, is due for completion in 2018.
Damac Hills is a gated community with opulent villas and apartments dotted around the golf course and 400,000 square metres of parkland.
- The project was launched in August 2013.
- The master developer is Damac Properties.
- From Damac Hills it takes roughly 25 minutes to drive to Dubai Mall, 22 minutes to Palm Jumeirah, 21 minutes to Burj Al Arab and 26 minutes to The Walk JBR.
- Dubai International Airport (DXB) is roughly 41 minutes' drive and the new Al Maktoum International Airport is roughly 29 minutes' drive. All durations are calculated by Google Maps and assume the fastest route in typical traffic conditions.
The development includes 3,008 villas and townhouses, and 4,335 apartments including studios and one-, two- and three-bedroom units.
There are also 163 serviced hotel villas and 4,317 serviced apartments, hotel rooms and hotel apartments.
This is a 42 million square foot development with a championship golf course, private parkland, and a multi- purpose arena.
Other amenities include the clubhouse with restaurants, a pool and a gymnasium, Little Village children's play area, supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, schools and nurseries.
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Damac Hills Amenities
Trump International Golf Club is the first of its kind in the Middle East and serves golfers with an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Gil Hanse. The course includes a large clubhouse with high-end restaurants, spa, wellness centre and a pro shop.
At some stage Damac Hills will feature The Drive, a 2.5km retail walk inspired by Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles. It will be larger in size to The Walk in Jumeirah Beach Residence and will be home to premium retail, restaurants and cafés, putting greens, childrens’ entertainment, outdoor cinema and an outdoor ice-skating rink (yes) all nestled around a cluster of hotels and hotel apartments.
A second retail precinct called The Catwalk will include fine dining restaurants and cafés, supermarkets, a pharmacy, laundry services and other conveniences.
In October 2019 a community centre with 'a wide varety of shops' opened.
By September 2016 over 16,000 villas had been built with a further 44,000 in planning or under construction.
Damac Hills in the News
Construction Week, 23rd Oct 2019
Construction Business News, 7th Aug 2015
Damac Hills History
The first residents moved into Damac Hills in 2015 and the full project is set for completion by 2018.
Properties in Damac Hills are divided into the following categories:
Villas on the Golf Course
These are promised to be "supremely-appointed villas overlooking the Trump International Golf Course. Tastefully designed spaces, wide open spaces, fascinating views and gratifying leisure escapes complement the spirit of golf to represent a living experience that's above par in every sense."
Villas in the Park
Luxury villas set among the trees, hedges, pathways and trails, brooks and streams of the 400,000 square metre Park.
Both serviced and unserviced apartments overlooking the international golf course. They will include studios as well as one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom apartments.
Condominiums located in the private park areas.
The Masters are four clusters of large villas directly on the golf course.
400,000 square metres of lush parkland, trees, hedges, pathways and trails, brooks and streams.
The Trump Estates
The Trump Estates are a collection of around 100 luxurious mansions built within the Trump International Golf Club that promise to "raise the bar when it comes to elite living."
DAMAC Villas by Paramount Hotels & Resorts
This will be a gated community of 160 serviced Hollywood-themed luxury villas inspired by cinema.
34 limited edition villas will be the first collection of its kind in the world, promising "Italian savoir faire meets Beverly Hills". Enough said.
Trump PRVT Mansions
Trump PRVT will be a small estate of villas within a private gated island community. All villas will come with a private pool and deck, balconies, gardens and floor to ceiling windows. The developer hopes that they will become "the most distinguished address in Dubai" with the utmost privacy and exclusivity.
Owners will even be offered a personalised golf cart and will be given a Trump PRVT lifestyle card which will give access to unique offers and privileges across the Trump Hotel Collection portfolio.
A number of penthouse apartments in twelve of the Golf Town buildings alongside the golf course in Damac Hills are being marketed as ‘High Gardens Terrace Apartments’. These one- to three-bedroom penthouses have what the developer calls ‘the garden space of a villa’.
Damac Hills Communities
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Damac Hills Buildings
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