In Qatar, weddings are often day-long celebrations bringing guests together to honor the joining of two people and two families. Qatari weddings are deeply rooted in customs and culture, extending a line of tradition that will continue long after the ceremony.
Weddings in Qatar are big! They are large celebrations that involve hundreds of guests, and in some occasions thousands. That is why it is very important for couples to find a wedding venue that can accommodate a large number of guest.
Hotels and resorts in Doha understand that very well, and many of them are equipped to accommodate over a thousand guests. We have done the research on your behalf and selected the largest hotel ballrooms in Doha that can accommodate more than 500 seated guests in banquet style. Some properties, such as the Sheraton Grand and Westin Doha, have the capacity to seat over 1600 guests.
Below is a list of the largest ballrooms at hotels in Doha:
Ezdan Palace Hotel
Their impressive 1,905 square meters Jawaher Ballroom with its high ceilings and grandeur crystal chandeliers is one of the most glamorous places for weddings in Doha. This exclusive banquet hall with 2 unique bridal suites attached raises the bar on hospitality and luxury in the city.
The ballroom can accommodate up to 800 guests, and is divisible into three individual venues for smaller more intimate events.
On the wedding day, their dedicated team will take care of all the details so that you can enjoy your special day thoroughly.
Grand Hyatt Doha
Al Silia Ballroom is located on the fourth floor with a 1,500 square meters that divides into 3 sections with a 937 sm pre-function area to host smaller weddings. It can seat up to 1,000 guests for a lavish banquet.
Whether you dream of a lavish banquet for hundreds of guests or an intimate celebration with your closest family and friends, Grand Hyatt Doha will provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Their dedicated team will take care of all the preparations so that you can sit back and enjoy every minute of the wedding.
Hilton Salwa Beach Resorts & Villas
Across 3.5 kilometers of private beaches and set in lush gardens, the resort’s bright white and blue exteriors blend with traditional Arabian style.
They specialize in events for up to 1,200 guests. Al Masarra Ballroom which has an area of 1190 square meters can seat up to 775 wedding guests.
La Cigale Hotel
At La Cigale Hotel they have everything to arrange for you the most outstanding wedding possible; from luxurious and spacious ballrooms to exceptional catering, impressive flower arrangements to innovative homemade cakes. They will even take care of your event planning, Kosha design, and table set-up. You can trust them to help you design every detail of your wedding to turn your attention to each other, your loved ones and enjoy this special day.
Al Wajba Ballroom, measures 1,370 square meters which can accommodate 1,000 guests seated in banquet style. It features a private entrance and special VIP balcony. This venue is equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment.
Le Royal Meridien Doha
Reminiscent of the glamorous traveling era, Le Royal Méridien Doha is seamlessly connected to the Parisian-inspired and palatial Place Vendôme, Qatar’s newest iconic destination housing the largest collection of luxury brands.
Book the Pétale Royal Ballroom, suitable for weddings with a capacity to seat 540 guests in banquet style. Create a bespoke wedding menu with the help of their award-winning chefs.
Enjoy a moment of calm in the spacious Bridal Suite featuring living, dressing, and make-up areas.
Work with event experts from Le Caractere, their in-house event management services team.
The spectacular 2,000 square meter ballroom space at Mondrian Doha is the perfect place to host an extravagant wedding in Doha. It can be customized according to your taste and can seat up to 1500 guests in banquet stule. Host your wedding with Mondrian Doha and enjoy five-star catering services including a complimentary stay in the Opal Bridal Suite.
Full-length curtains in gold, red maroon, and royal blue combine with the impressive crystal chandeliers to create a sense of luxury for your special day. The ballroom is directly connected to the Opal Suite by a one-of-a-kind 24K gold-sculpted caged elevator and a gleaming marble staircase with golden handrail, allowing the bride to make her grand entrance in the most glamorous way possible.
Retaj Salwa Resort & Spa
With 2 private accesses and pre-function rooms with the availability of daylight the Ballroom, with its distinct space, promises to enchant and make your special day one to cherish and remember. Whether you are considering a lavish wedding up to 700 seated guests or an intimate occasion for family, Retaj Salwa Resort & Spa's impressive ballroom and spaces allow for any style of event.
Whether you desire an intimate ceremony or a grand wedding, every requirement will be attended to with exemplary service. Retaj Salwa Resort & Spa weddings offer an entirely personal and expert approach to the most memorable of occasions from beginning to end.
In addition to a dedicated suite for the Bride attached to the ballroom, Retaj Salwa Resort & Spa's creative team of chefs is able to offer different buffet menus for your guests and can create something entirely bespoke for you.
Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel
For over 35 years, Sheraton Grand Doha has been honored to be the first choice for Qatari families for wedding celebrations in Doha. With their timeless wedding venues and staff dedicated to providing the finest and warmest service you desire, they ensure that your big day is perfect. At Sheraton Grand Doha, they bring every detail to life and make every dream true as you begin your lives together.
The hotel offers expert wedding planners, versatile indoor and outdoor venues hosting up to 2,500 guests and customized menus for all tastes. The iconic Sheraton Grand Doha features 25 event venues ideal to host perfectly both intimate and grandiose weddings. The largest event space, Al Dafna Convention Center, can host up to 1600 guests seated in banquet style.
The St. Regis Doha
The Grand Ballroom at The St Regis is Doha’s largest ballroom with natural light. This graceful space also features a stunning foyer and expansive terrace with extensive views of the Arabian Gulf. Designed by Wilson and Associates, the refined event venues present an indelible backdrop to any occasion.
The 1,850 square meter Grand Ballroom offers an enchanting space for wedding ceremonies of up to 990 guests seated in banquet style.
Uniting the celebrated St. Regis legacy for uncompromising, bespoke service with The St. Regis Doha’s majestic surroundings, rare amenities and timeless venues, the hotel offers the ideal destination for a captivating once-in-a-lifetime occasion. In addition to an experienced, professional staff that effortlessly accommodates all requests, from custom catering to breathtaking flower arrangements.
The Doha Westin Hotel and Spa
Lavish celebrations occur in the Grand Ballroom of The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa which has an area of 2,550 square-meters. It can accommodate 1680 wedding guests seated in banquet style.
The hotel offers beautiful venues, a thoughtful wedding specialist, on-site catering and comprehensive wedding packages to match all requirements.
Throughout your wedding day in Doha, the hotel will do everything possible to ensure that your event is flawless. Make use of the private Bridal Dressing Room, which offers direct access to the Grand Ballroom.
The Ritz-Carlton Doha
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha offers venues to host henna parties, bridal showers and separate ladies’ and gentlemen’s gatherings. Indoor and outdoor wedding spaces include a 1,130 square meter ballroom with an adjacent pre-function hall and a sprawling Fountain Courtyard overlooked by hundreds of palm trees. Al Wosail Ballroom can host up to 760 guests in banquet style.
Details are prepared by the hotel’s experts, including an in-house florist, pastry chef and culinary team skilled in both Arabic and international cuisines. The hotel, with its luxury suites, several dining venues, and locally inspired spa, is also a romantic honeymoon destination.