Many wealthy people prefer to organize their weddings in different cities in UAE. There are several palaces and luxury resorts in this country where celebrities and business tycoons want to have their dream weddings.
Cost for destination wedding in UAE
It is quite expensive to organize a wedding in a luxurious style in the UAE. Averagely, the total cost may vary from $81000 to $136000. The exact cost of a destination wedding in this country depends on the rental price of the wedding venue, the number of guests invited to the wedding, and the type of wedding venue décor.
What should be included in Islamic wedding in UAE?
An Islamic wedding in UAE is marked by different Muslim traits as written in Holy Quran. All guests are invited by sending them Islamic wedding invitations online, which bear typical Muslim designs and wordings in Arabic or Urdu. All Islamic wedding rituals are conducted by a Maulavi or Qazi. Guests enjoy dancing the folk Arabic dance called Dabke before the newlywed couple cuts a multi-tier cake.
Great weather and accessibility
The best time for organizing a wedding in the UAE is the winter months from October to April, after which the scorching summer starts here. The winter has mildly cold and dry weather that is favorable for a destination wedding in the UAE.
Best places for destination wedding in UAE
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi – This is a 5-star hotel with luxurious suites and spacious rooms that can be booked online for a destination wedding, without paying any extra booking fee.
Raffles, Dubai – This hotel is a landmark of the city, as it is built in the shape of a huge pyramid. It is connected to WAFI Mall and contains 252 suites and rooms.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel – This luxury hotel has a private beach, a dive centre, a spa, and a gym. All the rooms have a direct view of the Arabian Gulf and this hotel houses 20 restaurants, 6 swimming pools.
Oberoi Dubai – This 5-star hotel overlooks Burj Khalifa and it is also quite near to Dubai Mall and The Dubai Fountain. All its suites are provided with bathrooms made of Italian marble and plunge pools.
One&Only Royal Mirage – This luxury resort is located at Jumeirah Beach in Dubai. It overlooks the Arabian Gulf and is noted for a 1 Km long beach in front and a garden sprawling over 65 acres of land.
Madinat Jumeirah – It is the largest luxury resort in the UAE, which is built over an area of 40 hectares. This Arabian 5-star resort incorporates 3 boutique hotels, along with 29 summer houses and more than 50 bars and restaurants.
Fairmont Ajman – This 5-star hotel in Ajman overlooks the Arabian Gulf and has a beach in front of it. It has 8 restaurants, including an open-air dining room, and an outdoor swimming pool.
Atlantis – This majestic 5-star hotel is located on Palm Jumeirah Island, near the Mall of the Emirates and Wild Wadi Water Park in Dubai. This hotel contains 23 restaurants, a water park, a dolphin pool, an aquarium, a nightclub, and a kids’ club.
Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi – This landmark hotel contains 9 restaurants and bars, including a revolving rooftop bar. It has indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a beauty shop, and a fitness center.
Intercontinental Dubai – This luxury hotel is situated in Dubai Marina, close to Jumeirah Beach and opposite Dubai Marina Mall. It is popular for housing 9 restaurants, a spa, fitness centre, and swimming pool.
Taj Dubai – This sophisticated hotel is situated on a high-rise, very close to Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall. Guests love to eat in a glass-walled restaurant, a rooftop lounge, or an Indian restaurant in this hotel.
St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi – This luxurious hotel is built in a Mediterranean style of architecture. This hotel houses 5 restaurants, 3 swimming pools, and a private beach.
Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal Abu Dhabi – This hotel is built over an area of 57 acres, overlooking the Grand Canal. It contains 8 restaurants, a modern spa, and large outdoor and indoor spaces designated for organizing events.
Bab Al Shams – This luxury resort is situated in the desert, amidst sand dunes in Dubai. Guests are offered camel rides and falconry in the desert.
Anantara The Palm – This elegant hotel built on a Thai theme is situated at the eastern crescent of Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. Guests are accommodated in villas surrounding lagoon-styled pools. They may join cooking classes or enjoy water sports here.
All these hotels serve as popular venues for destination weddings in the UAE, for rich people from India and other countries.