Three man-made blue lagoons with a total area of 750000 m², and comprising a constellation of 17 white sand beaches are spread over the Ayla community.
Offering world-class amenities in a glorious picture-perfect setting, Golf Hills is home to Jordan’s first 18-hole golf course. The district offers a contemporary Ayla Golf Club and Academy, extraordinary guest accommodations, as well as beautifully designed residential apartments, townhouses and villas.
As part of Ayla’s mission to help create a prosperous community that embraces its natural assets, the company strives to develop the golf course to become one of the most environmentally friendly in the world. At the district, every detail conspires to provide its residents and guests with a spectacular experience. With over 12km² of rolling greens, the lush landscape features three green pockets with panoramic views of the area, paved courtyards reminiscent of a traditional Arabic medina, playgrounds, sundecks, and swimming pools – including an infinity pool overlooking the golf course.
The Avenue district is Ayla’s interpretation of downtown living on the coast of the Red Sea.
This pedestrian-friendly boulevard boasts designer brand local and international names in fashion and lifestyle.
Our walk-friendly roads will guide you through the cosmopolitan Avenue district, taking you from the modern residences and apartments to the vast shopping and dining areas, which lead into historic Aqaba.
Offering the perfect blend of land and sea – from luxurious waterfront residences, to a world-class marina, to the Marina Village’s unique boutiques and restaurants – the district’s pulse of the Ayla community. Encompassing modern luxury and historic beauty, the Marina District comprises 17,000 m² of commercial space, three hotels with approximately 700 rooms, as well as 582 residential apartments and private villas.
The district is also home to Aqaba’s largest marina with almost 300 berths, fitting boats up to 40m long with a draft up to 4m, and providing exceptional facilities and services that adhere to international standards. With its pedestrian friendly roads, yearlong activities catering to adults and children, biking lanes, world-class amenities, and a bustling nightlife, the district offers its residents and visitors the opportunity to get lost in the magnificent coastal allure of the Red Sea.
Dazzling entertainment venues, organic designs, and culture, unite at Ayla’s Creek District – creating an urban-spirited community bustling with extraordinary energy. The district is home to an exquisite beach club as well as a collection of contemporary riverfront residences that combine the perks of urban and coastal living. The district’s waterfront includes 420 townhouses and 72 apartments.
Chris White is Director of Operations at the Ayla Oasis Development Company (Ayla).
A hospitality expert with a stellar track record in developing and operating luxurious five star properties that have achieved global status, Chris is a PGA Advanced Golf Professional with extensive experience in both membership and resort facilities. His strengths include project planning and project management from pre-openings to full-fledged operations. He also enjoys strong leadership, management and organisational skills, as well as international experience in sales, marketing, operations, food and beverage, financial control and general management.
Prior to joining Ayla, Chris served as the General Manager of Aldar Golf /Yas Links in Abu Dhabi. Earlier, he was General Manager at Al Hamra Golf Resort in Ras Al Khaimah.
In other executive positions, Chris has served as Deputy General Manager/Director of Golf at Abu Dhabi Golf Club by Sheraton, as well as General Manager, Dreamland Golf and Tennis Resort, Cairo, Egypt, Director of Golf, Klassis Golf and Country Club, Istanbul, Turkey, and Club Manager/Head Professional, Rectory Park Golf Club, London, UK.
A highly motivated and results-oriented professional, Chris is an effective communicator and team player with an ability to relate to people at all levels. He has successfully managed teams of up to 300 people.
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