There is almost no place on earth that is so special for making a wedding in like Beirut. The Mediterranean climate and the luxury of this beautiful city will wake up the desire of saying that special “yes” to your loved one right there.
Surrounded by the sea, Beirut is the best possible choice for people who like luxury Lebanese weddings and a romantic atmosphere. You have found the one for your heart and your life, now is the time to find the place where the magic happens.
Here is a list of the most beautiful wedding venues in Beirut:
Four Seasons Hotel
This breath-taking hotel is a perfect pick for a wedding celebration. Floral decorations, lights, and crystals are a trademark of this luxurious hotel. Whatever your requirement is, this place will definitely fulfill. It is distanced from the city crowd, which is great, butut, at the same time, it is close to everything. It offers you a 360-degree view of Beirut on the 26th floor. This can be turned into a magnificent celebration with a lot of fireworks that will overshadow the rest of the city. Four Seasons Hotel is the best choice for pompous weddings with a dazzling space.
Le Royal Hotel
The glory of this hotel will make you fall in love with it at a first glance. Everything would be fit perfectly at Le Royal Beirut, the flowers, the lights, the music, and the food. Depending on the number of wedding guests, you can choose between a couple of amazing ballrooms, which go from 120 to 450 persons. Your guests can enjoy the sunset and a seaside glance.
The impressively large Pearl Ballroom and rooftop Azurea Ballroom and the richly decorated Diwan Shahrayar are all very popular wedding venues. The winding marble staircase that leads to the Pearl Ballroom is a magnificent entry to a luxury wedding. With a wide cocktail reception area the Pearl Ballroom – with its sea view and natural lighting - can reveal the wedding in stages and accommodates 500 people comfortably. It enjoys the latest audiovisual technology and video projection, as well as superior lighting effects for the mood of your choice.
Le Royal's grand rooftop ballroom with rich continental décor, natural daylight and stunning views of the Mediterranean offers a fabulous cocktail area to welcome guests before the main event begins. A huge chandelier and adjacent stage area mean you can design any show around your wedding. Featuring an extravagant marble dance floor, Azurea can host up to 300 people in a variety of settings and moods.
Domaine De Zekrit
Ever dreamed about the fairytale wedding? Then this place is the right one. It is a combination of a history and the present. It has moments from the past so nicely improved and packed in a modern vesture. Based at 350m above the sea level, with a beautiful view and the open concept, you will have exactly what you need. The weather is always nice in this area, so why wouldn’t you take advantage of it? It can host up to 1400 persons, believe it or not. A big plus for this place is a lot of verdure, which fit perfectly into the light show effects. Photographies of your wedding in Domaine De Zakrit will for sure be magazine covers-like.
Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand
One of the most prestigious hotel conference centers in Beirut, Hilton Habtoor Grand offers ample accommodation and professional event planners for any type of gathering including wedding celebrations. With space for 3,000 persons, the Emirates Hall is the largest venue in the hotel and one of the largest in Lebanon. Onsite planning and catering teams have experience organizing large events to the last detail, with the world-class hospitality for which Hilton is renowned. Seating arrangements, stage setup, bespoke menu planning, audiovisual equipment, and activity planning are all at your fingertips.
Kempinski Summerland Hotel and Resort
The Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort offers spectacular indoor and outdoor venues in Beirut. A spacious, multifunctional ballroom is available to meet your needs. This luxurious meeting venue in Beirut has direct access to the Resort and can be divided into 2 areas. Tastefully decorated and filled with warm daylight, it’s the ideal setting for glamorous weddings with private access to to the wedding area.
Wedding planning at Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort Beirut is simple, effortless and uncomplicated. Just step into the resort, relax and let the wedding specialists make your dream day come true. Breathtaking outdoor gardens overlooking the sea will create a picture-perfect backdrop for your wedding pictures. A glamorous ballroom for smaller weddings is elegantly furnished to match any wedding theme you select. All venues are designed to turn your dream wedding into a reality.
A wonderful venue and professional planning create a truly unforgettable celebration. Phoenicia’s Grand Ballroom has hosted numerous wedding events owing to its reputation and versatile space. It can accommodate large weddings hosting up to 800 guests, as well as, cater to smaller, more private gatherings. The Grand Ballroom can be divided into 2 halves by a separate sound proof to cater to different weddings. Whether in their seated European pre-plated menus, their international Buffet menus or their Oriental Lebanese menus, their Chefs concoct a tailored menu with respect to the theme of the wedding using the freshest ingredients. A team of wedding events planning professionals is available to help coordinate the preparation process and make your special day a truly cherished occasion.
Over the years, Riviera Hotel was known for its Jet Set clientele and exquisite ambiance of the 50’s and 60’s that made its charm today, thus reflecting the grandeur of both old and new Beirut. Stylish intimate venues, superb personal service, catering to suit the requirements you may need. Whether you want to host your Wedding, Bachelor or Bachelorette, Cocktail Receptions, Gala Dinners, and Engagements, Riviera Hotel is a truly unique place to hold your event.
The elegant Ballroom is conveniently located on the Northeast side of BIEL with a 56-meter glass facade facing the Mediterranean Sea, overlooking the magnificent view of Beirut and Jounieh bay. The 2000 square meter hall, has an 8-meter high ceiling that can accommodate up to 1500 seated guests for weddings, gala dinners, cocktail receptions, and other events. For outdoor receptions, Pavillon Royal's rooftop terrace, with the superb view of the sea and mountains surrounding you, is ideal to host the unforgettable event of your dreams.
Le Bristol Hotel
The meetings and event facilities at Le Bristol are state-of-the-art and highlight the allure of the hotel as an ideal 21st-century venue. The team of dedicated professionals is always ready to assist in organizing your wedding, whether this is for an intimate gathering or a large wedding of 1200 people.
Sursuk Palace, The Gardens
Situated on a hill overlooking the harbor, the palace stands in Sursock Street, in the heart of Achrafieh and in Beirut's most exclusive residential area. Built-in 1860 by Moussa Sursock, it was recognized at the time as one of Beirut's grandest townhouses, today it is certainly the largest private palace of that period to survive intact, with its surrounding lush gardens. The gardens are open from mid-April to mid-November. They can accommodate 1,000 seated and served wedding guests evenly distributed between the arcades and the paved area, the grass area and the fountain area. This number is reduced to 800 guests for a seated buffet reception. For a cocktail, 1,500 guests can stand comfortably without any congestion.
Le Gray Hotel
"Le Grand Salon" at Le Gray Hotel, located in the heart of Beirut, is perfect for a wedding. It features an ultra-designed LED ceiling, which can be changed to any color that a couple desires for their special day. It can seat 300 guest sin banquet style.
Mövenpick Hotel Beirut
Located directly on the Mediterranean Sea and only 10 minutes from the airport, this upscale 292-bedroom hotel offers all you would expect from a 5-star beach resort. The hotel’s idyllic seaside setting, interiors, and exclusivity make it a flexible venue for all types of weddings. They have all that it takes to make your special Mediterranean wedding as fabulous as possible. From Oriental 1001 nights around the pool area, Cuban beach parties on the sandy beach, breathtaking sunset welcome drinks or magical weddings in the Marina Marquee tent.
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