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Weddings in Dubai

10 ideas for your dream wedding in Dubai

Wed, September 14, 2022

Dubai impresses with scintillating views, warm hospitality and incredible wedding venues for your big day. There's no better place to begin a lifetime together.

Dubai impresses with scintillating views, warm hospitality and incredible wedding venues for your big day. There's no better place to begin a lifetime together.


Dream banquet hall at Dubai Opera

Married couple in front of Dubai Opera

The stunning Dubai Opera has the ability to transform its proscenium arch theatre into a banquet hall, making it the perfect venue for a spectacular wedding celebration. Expect state-of-the-art equipment, surround sound and world-class hospitality at one of Dubai’s most sought-after locations. Feel free to invite all your loved ones, as the venue hosts up to 1,000 guests in a banquet-setting and up to 2,000 guests for a concert-style celebration.


Beach weddings and more at Madinat Jumeirah

Madinat Jumeirah wedding venue in Dubai
With no less than 10 picturesque venues, absolutely anything you imagine can be recreated at Madinat Jumeirah’s diverse and unique locations. No two weddings can ever be the same here. Say ‘I do’ under the open skies to the sweet sound of waves by the beach or organise a traditional ceremony on an elevated walkway for waterside vistas. To end your day in style, host a reception at the ornate ballroom in the grand Madinat Arena.

Outdoor wedding at Atlantis, The Palm

Married couple infront of Atlantis The Palm in Dubai

If your venue vision points to luxury, Atlantis, The Palm should definitely be on the top of your list. Exchange vows on the Royal Terrace while enjoying traditional Arabian hospitality, or take the quirky route with 65,000 marine animals in the backdrop at The Lost Chambers. If you're tying the knot in winter, consider an outdoor wedding with poolside views or go all out with a celebration right on Atlantis' pristine beach.


Chic wedding venue at One&Only Royal Mirage

Make a dramatic entrance to your wedding at the One&Only Royal Mirage. The fortress at this plush wedding venue has imposing Moorish wood doors that lead to an enchanting space lined with illuminated palm trees. If you fancy an even more palatial setting, head to the Esplanade for landscapes around a stunning water feature, complete with myriad candles and a private dining area. No matter where you exchange your vows, the scintillating views and beautiful arrangements will make for memorable photos.


Elevated receptions at JW Marriott Marquis

Take your romance to new heights at one of the world’s tallest hotels, JW Marriott Marquis. An enchanting pool deck with its outdoor terrace overlooking the majestic Burj Khalifa will provide a breathtaking backdrop for your wedding. Not sure what cuisines to serve? Leave it to the 200 chefs from all over the world to tailor a bespoke menu fitting for the biggest day of your life. Treat your overseas guests to the best of hospitality, comfortable rooms and suites, high-standard amenities and access to renowned eateries.


Designer settings at Armani Hotel Dubai

Wedding in Dubai Armani Hotel pavilion

You know you’re considering the very best when you have to choose between the sophisticated setting of a ballroom and the landscaped gardens of a pavilion – all at one location. The hotel's expert planners can help you coordinate the entire affair down to the very last detail, even if that's choosing a multi-tiered cake crafted by a master pâtissier. Armani Hotel promises a memorable start to your married life with exquisite overnight accommodation and luxurious spa facilities.


Celebrate in style at Burj Al Arab

Wedding venue at Burj Al Arab Dubai

Touted as one of the world’s most luxurious hotels, the Burj Al Arab tops the dream wedding venue list. Couples can enjoy a sky-high wedding experience by taking vows on the hotel’s helipad, 212m above the waters of the Arabian Gulf. Closer to ground, there are numerous packages available, with dedicated services from the hotel’s wedding consultant. Consider dramatic arrival arrangements like helicopters and Rolls-Royce cars, consultations with pastry chefs and florists, and bridal treatments at the Talise Spa to keep you relaxed and ready for the big day.


Ornate offerings at Palazzo Versace Dubai

Wedding venue at Palazzo Versace Dubai

Palazzo Versace Dubai is a neoclassical masterpiece with subtle traces of Arabian architecture. Featuring a striking entrance, high ceilings, landscaped gardens, and a range of well-crafted Italian furnishings, the hotel is truly symbolic of the Versace lifestyle. Here you can host up to 500 guests in the city’s most spectacular ballroom, flanked by a lovely patio, after taking your vows in the creekside garden. Exquisite Versace tableware, silk furnishings and intricate glassware will complete your splendid experience.


Garden wedding at La Brise

Start your happily ever after on the shores of the Arabian Gulf at La Brise. With breathtaking views of the Ain Dubai and glimmering blue ocean, few places rival The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai in the romance stakes. With 3,600sqm of beachfront and gardens to play with, there’s plenty of room for a lavish affair. Your own personal planner is on hand to make the wedding of your dreams a reality, whether it’s an intimate gathering or a banquet for 3,500 guests.


Classic elegance at Le Méridien Dubai

An ideal choice for an unforgettable wedding in Dubai, the hotel's aptly-named Great Ballroom can accommodate up to 1,750 guests. Plan the special day you've been dreaming of with high-tech equipment, show kitchens, outdoor event spaces and extensive parking. The hotel’s in-house event organisers are on hand if you need help fine-tuning any detail. Whether a lavish extravaganza or a simple close-knit affair, this chic venue doesn't disappoint.

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