One of the first things on any couple’s wedding checklist, once they get engaged, is to find a wedding venue to hold their wedding.
Finding the right wedding venue is not an easy task, especially with all the options available for you out there. Every bride and groom wants the best wedding venue, whether it is a ballroom in a hotel or party halls in Abu Dhabi or a private residence, you shouldn’t settle for anything less within your budget.
Now if you’re looking for the top wedding venues in Abu Dhabi, we have the perfect list for you, check out these carefully selected top wedding venues in Abu Dhabi here:
Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers
Marvel at the spectacular city and Gulf views, the modern hotel is within 10 minutes of the Presidential Palace and features a 74th-floor observation deck, 12 award-winning restaurants and bars, and a full spa with 13 treatment rooms. They offer over 10,000 sq. ft. of event space, indoor and outdoor pools, and a private beach.
Every wedding is uniquely special, but an Emirates Palace wedding is exceptional. Picture a breathtaking ballroom ornate with marble and gold, blending timeless architectural features with modern design, or 85 hectares of manicured gardens and elegant terraces offering the most glamorous venues for weddings in the UAE.
Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl
At Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi, they bring together tradition, culture and a couple’s personal style to create an event that is both exciting and memorable. The hotel features an exquisite 1040 sq m ballroom which can also be divided into two separate event spaces, a VIP Majlis and a Bridal Room.
Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi is one of the largest and most sophisticated luxury conference hotels in Abu Dhabi. From corporate meetings and indulgent incentive, breaks to social events such as global conferences on a grand scale, the range of possibilities are only limited by your imagination. The conference venues are equipped with ultra-modern digital technology, natural sun-light, and private balconies.
This luxurious Abu Dhabi Hotel introduces more than 4700 square meters of flexible event space. The venue is made up of 10 meeting rooms with private terraces, two self-contained boardrooms, the Al Bateen Ballroom of 1040 square meters with its own private entrance. You can also find a pre-function reception area and VIP Lounge for the ultimate party venue in Abu Dhabi.
Hilton Abu Dhabi
Hilton Abu Dhabi is home to 14 halls, including indoor and outdoor halls, designed to cater to various occasions and parties, and draws its inspiration from ancient Arab culture, while the Palace Hall accommodates 500 people with a private entrance and a dedicated area for councils, Saadiyat Hall, is suitable for small occasions and evenings with a large outdoor terrace, and for weddings Hiltonia Beach Garden is the best choice because it has a distinct view and can accommodate up to 1000 guests.
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
The hotel offers spacious interconnected ballrooms, capable of hosting up to 1,500 people, to smaller rooms that can be configured for intimate soirées and break-away sessions. They also have an outstanding array of versatile and unique outdoor venues, including a 3,500 capacity garden area by the beach.
Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort
This picture-perfect island setting and selection of outdoor and indoor venues provide couples with all the ingredients for lasting memories. Getting married on Saadiyat Island is a truly exceptional experience. With a beautiful beach right on their doorstep, and a choice of indoor and outdoor venues means that they can be totally flexible for the bride and groom. Add to that the seamless planning team who will work tirelessly to ensure every last detail is just right, and you have all the ingredients for a day packed with magical memories.
Their Event Lawn overlooking the crystal-clear waters of the Arabian Gulf offers a picture-perfect setting for your special day. Alternatively, the elegant ballroom is an opulent indoor option.
Whether a more intimate ceremony or a one-of-a kind grand celebration, Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi provides spectacular venues for the perfect backdrop to your "I Dos". The 2 ballrooms cater comfortably to 250 guests and 120 guests respectively. You also have a choice of private venues ideal for small gatherings like ladies henna parties and private dinners.
Weddings mark exciting beginnings and to make sure your day is as memorable as possible, the hotel offer a specialist Wedding Planner who will perfectly curate your event and take care of all the details, allowing you and your guests to enjoy the celebrations.
Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi
At Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas, the professional team at The Hyatt will design a wedding celebration that perfectly reflects your own personal sense of style. At The Hyatt wedding venue in Abu Dhabi, your celebration will be a truly signature affair.
Picture a romantic sunset ceremony overlooking Saadiyat Beach, followed by a magnificent dinner dance reception in the Alyazya Ballroom. Welcome your guests with a cocktail, treat the bridal party to a day at the Atarmia Spa and plan a rehearsal dinner in one of their venues.
At Rosewood Abu Dhabi, weddings are remarkable affairs deeply rooted in local traditions. Located where the desert meets the sea, the hotel’s guests are greeted with waterfront views and the stunning skyline of the city—the perfect wedding venue for luxury and elegance. (Read our interview with the experts at Rosewood Hotels and know more about this stunning venue)
Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas
Plan your wedding in style and celebrate at one of Rotana hotels and resorts. Hold a huge traditional white wedding surrounded by family and friends, a simple elegant private ceremony, or something a little bit different for an extra-memorable day, the choice is yours. It will be an absolute pleasure to host your wedding ceremony or celebration at our properties.
Their flexible indoor and outdoor spaces feature stunning scenery and invoke a convivial atmosphere. Combine this with their superb catering services and you will have marvellous memories which you’ll treasure for the rest of your days.
Book directly with the experts and personalise every aspect of your wedding. They embrace tradition where it works, but also draw on their experience to produce original touches for your wedding that will make it truly a day to remember.
The St. Regis
Weddings in Abu Dhabi held at the city’s The St. Regis Abu Dhabi are certain to be memorable, St.Regis’ majestic Al Mudhaif Ballroom offers you a luxurious venue for your wedding. Moreover, the St. Regis commitment to exceeding expectations guarantees a seamless affair, complete with a dedicated entrance, indoor parking, valet service, and an experienced staff.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi presents the finest expression of refinement and grace in the Middle East, making it the premier location to host an unforgettable celebration.
Boasting a sophisticated Mediterranean-inspired style, the resort is home to nine kilometers of majestic white beach and crystal blue waters. Additionally, the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club and Iridium Spa offer pre- or post-wedding recreation and relaxation.
For the main event, they offer a number of inspiring venues, including 3,000-square-meter Regal Ballroom with its ocean-view terrace, and their highly trained staff is always on call, dedicated to ensuring that every moment is beyond expectation.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Amid the Venetian-inspired hotel grounds and overlooking the canal and Grand Mosque, weddings at this Abu Dhabi hotel elevate romance to new heights. The journey begins with guidance by the hotel’s team of experts. A dedicated wedding specialist assists with planning and coordination, while the executive and pastry chefs meet personally with every couple to create truly customized menus. In preparation for the big day, brides and grooms can bring out their inner and outer beauty with treatments at the beachfront spa and salon.
Indoor and outdoor venues are designed to host guest lists of up to 1,000 people and include a luxurious wedding hall, a sprawling lawn, the hotel olive garden, and a canal-front beach. The Bridal Suite, with a dedicated dressing room and direct access to the Roma Ballroom, allows for a truly grand entrance.