Travel and wedding industry is one of the hardest hit during Corona pandemic. It was becoming a norm for people to opt for destination weddings. However, it is not all doom and gloom. Hopefully, we will be able to come out of this situation with some vaccination coming in some months.
If you were planning a destination wedding, you will have to put it on a hold for a year or so. But you can always plan and save for your dream wedding. Following are some of the best wedding venues in Dubai or UAE.
A wedding in the UAE is nothing less than a royal affair. Following are some of the best venues for a novel wedding experience:
The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai
The extravagant hotel, situated in the heart of the cosmopolitan city, offers several, picturesque venues for your wedding day. Pick from the vintage Roma ballroom, Napoli, grand canal beach, villa lawn, grand lawn, and pool – talk about a dream destination wedding! Ritz Carlton weddings are known to set apart from others with their exquisite ambiance, modern decorations and spacious halls with the capacity of up to a thousand guests. The best part is that you get to enjoy your honeymoon at the luxurious hotel as well – at the mystical, spiritual site facing the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque or the tranquil beaches surrounding the hotel.
Al Maha Desert Resort, Dubai
A popular venue for couples from all over the world, Al-Maha Resort boasts the desert landscape and the native, vintage, yet extravagant lifestyle of the Arabs. Arrive at the venue on the pure breed of Misk, Dhabian or Shtoota camels and indulge in the rich heritage of the Arabian culture. The conservation reserve does not only provide you with a scenic backdrop of dunes and a clear sky – but also has the Arabian Oryx and the Gazelles, the native animals at the reserve. And while you are in Dubai, you can also get some of the best diamond rings in the world.
The hotel is a splendid venue for both private and exuberant weddings. The Luxor and Giza rooms are perfect for the former, while Raffles ballroom can host a wedding for bigger parties. Its over-the-top chandeliers, architecture and versatile wedding planners are sure to win anyone’s heart!
One & Only Royal Mirage Resort, Dubai
Encapsulating the essence of Arab culture and aura – the One & Only Royal Mirage certainly is the only venue that makes your wedding one of a kind. As the name suggests, the widespread resort is donned with towering palm trees, well-kempt gardens, and elegant fountains. Whether you want an outdoor wedding or an indoor, private affair, the resort will easily meet your expectations. Wedding venues range from the exuberantly adorned Al-Koufa Fortress, the Palace Gardens, and the Palm.
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
The man-made island, with its exquisite and breath-taking architecture, is one of the best tourist spots of the megacity. What makes it a great venue for weddings is the wedding planners who will make sure that you get an ambiance and decorations in at the resort that are closest to your culture. Thus, Indian traditional Mehndi’s, conventional Christian ceremonies or modern, destination weddings can all be held and organized in one place! With Atlantis’ elaborate cuisine prepared by over four hundred chefs, their free passes for the newlyweds for the Aquaventure Waterpark and The Los Chambers – this wedding destination is going to be one roller-coaster ride!
Fairmont The Palm
It has the capacity of 350 to 500 guests, you can enjoy at The Palm Ballroom or The Palm Courtyard. They have their signature, native style of towering palm trees, opulent architecture and exquisitely designed fountains. Fairmount is a romantic getaway with its luxurious Topaz Ballroom and Pearl Garden.
Le Royal Meridien, Dubai
The dedicated team at Le royal Meridien is sure to make your wedding day perfect. From food tasting to wedding planning to post-wedding discounts – they have got you covered. Weddings are planned and executed according to your preference – from seating arrangements to deciding the theme of your wedding. Everything is done with the utmost attention and excellence.
Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club
The country-side polo fields and stables are a whimsical getaway for reading out your wedding vows. Enjoy the refreshing and magnificent flatlands of the country-club with an intricately designed modern and sleek décor, planned by the club’s expert team, who is dedicated to making your wedding day special. You can choose from the Saha Courtyard, with its state-of-the-art, clear water fountains, the Palermo Terrace and
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
This venue screams luxury, royalty, and comfort. From the extensive lobbies to the spacious ballrooms, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray provides you with a venue that shall be imprinted in your memory for a lifetime. Not only this delving deep into the Arab culture there are authentic Hammams, spas, and cuisine available for the newlyweds to indulge in.
Get married like royalty at the Emirates Palace, with the company of twenty thousand guests. The extensively constructed, opulent building spreads out on acres and acres of land. Make your wedding a real-life fairytale with the fancy decorations, three-layered cake, and glorious lighting and backdrop.