Ayla Oasis Development Company Hosts Aqaba Tourism Sector Operators

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.

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Ayla Oasis Development Company Hosts Aqaba Tourism Sector Operators

Aqaba, Jordan

In line with its efforts to promote Ayla as a world-class, travel destination for leisure and business, Ayla Oasis Development Company (AODC) invited General Managers of hotels and Tour Operators in Aqaba to a tour of the project, to keep them up to speed with the latest advancements of Aqaba’s most reinvigorated community. Several components of the project are expected to move forward from the construction phase to the operational phase in the months to come.


Commenting on the occasion, Director of Operations of Ayla Oasis Development Company (AODC) Chris White, a renowned global expert in the management and operation of resorts and multiservice facilities said, “The tour aims to bring tourism sector operators up to speed on the progress of Ayla. Upon completion, the project and its facilities will assist in attracting and extending the stay of tourists, play a vital role in achieving the objectives of the tourism program, positively impact overall service levels, as well as advance the city at large.”


The delegation which comprised of approximately 25 representatives from various Aqaba hotels, 23 representatives from Aqaba tourism agencies and travel operators, and a number of media representatives, listened to a briefing about the new facilities, particularly those included in the first phase of the project.



The first phase will be home to the largest marina in the city with a capacity of 202 berths, in addition to the first 18-hole championship golf course and nine-hole golf academy designed by the legendary Greg Norman, one of the world’s leading golf course designers. It also features two beach clubs, residential waterfront apartments, a 5 star Hyatt Regency hotel with 286 rooms, a boutique hotel with 75 rooms, and a myriad of entertainment facilities that will be accessible to residents of Aqaba and tourists.


During the visit, Managing Director of Ayla Oasis Development Company (AODC), Eng. Sahl Dudin, encouraged all tourism sector operators in Aqaba and beyond to increase efforts, and enhance collaboration to promote Aqaba as a prime touristic destination, and business hub, on both the regional and international fronts.

Eng. Dudin also urged them to utilize Ayla’s unique, premium world class lifestyle facilities and services in order to stimulate the tourism program and position Aqaba as a premier haven for tourism. Moreover, he reaffirmed Ayla Oasis Development Company’s (AODC) unwavering commitment to delivering dynamic projects in order to contribute to the development, and growth of the city of Aqaba.

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