Top Hotels in Dubai for picture-perfect celebrations!
Loaded with unforgettable experiences for anyone who steps into this glitzy, glamorous wonderland, Dubai is the most popular destination for romantic proposals, weddings, and all things celebrations!
Every year millions of people throng this ‘Megapolis with a touch of neon’ to savor world-class modern architecture, entertainment, opulence, and unmatched luxury adorned with fountains and flowers from every corner of the globe. Its majestic desert landscape, ocean vistas of cerulean blue, and golden beaches make it the ideal holiday destination, not to mention the mega shopping offers and festivals!
Rounding up a list of tried n’ tested places, here are some absolute must-visit hotels to add to your itinerary when planning your big day in the “maximum city”!
1. The Address Skyview Hotel
Neighbor to the most famous tower in the world, The Burj Khalifa, this hotel is stunningly pleasing to the eye and graces the iconic downtown skyline of the city. The eco-conscious hotel boasts excellent rooms, stellar party venues, an infinity pool on the 54th floor, world-class spa and fitness amenities, a Michelin guide restaurant – Ce La Vi, an Italian restaurant – Lucia’s, as well as many other fabulous eateries.
WeddingSutra tip – Take your beloved to Ce La Vi on the 54th floor for the dreamiest proposal or an evening filled with romance they will cherish for the rest of their life!!
2. Ritz Carlton
Nestled on the seashore with a private beach, unparalleled views of some of Dubai’s prominent landmarks, and huge seafront lawns with gorgeous landscaping, the Ritz Carlton in Dubai Marina is one of the most sought-after locations for a grand celebration. With its endearing vintage decor that aptly complements the signature Arabian hospitality, an old-world charm abounds in this sprawling Mediterranean-style hotel with 294 rooms, making it perfect for a big fat desi wedding! Don’t miss dining at Splendido, one of their 9 restaurants and lounges, and dig into their classic hand-tossed cheesy pizzas, freshly tossed salads, and signature Margaritas!
WeddingSutra tip – This place has it all for a grand desi celebration your guests will love, with spectacular views to boot!
3. Jumeira Zabeel Saray
Located on the West crescent of The Palm Jumeirah, this breathtaking hotel with shades of Ottoman opulence will win hearts! Turkish inspiration wafts into the property with ornate mosaic tiles and rich chandeliers that dot the lobby and other areas of the hotel, invoking the elegance of European royalty. The Talise Spa is a sanctuary of Ottoman hospitality and features indulgent Turkish Hammam and Thalassotherapy pools, not to mention Snow Rooms that take wellness to the next level. For dining, this hotel has a choice of 11 restaurants and lounges to pick from!
WeddingSutra tip – Amala, their Indian restaurant is possibly one of the finest in the city. Their chefs dole out rich, mouth-watering dishes featuring North-west frontier cuisine and other Mughlai specialties that will have you and your guests in ambrosial heaven!
4. The Burj Al Arab
Possibly one of the most iconic hotels in the world, the fascinating sail-shaped building of The Burj Al Arab has hosted some of the world’s biggest celebrities and royalty and is a global icon of Arabian luxury with its opulent, gilded interiors. If unmatched luxury is what you want for your dream wedding, then explore Al Falak Ballroom on the 27th floor or the stunning Marina Garden. How about taking it up a notch further and celebrating your nuptials on the famed Helipad? Located 212 meters high above the Arabian Sea, it offers surreal panoramic views, making it a dream location for your big day. Remember to make your grand entrance in the Rolls Royce Phantom gladly provided by the hotel!
WeddingSutra tip – Don’t miss Sal, their breezy beachside Mediterranean restaurant overlooking an infinity pool that faces the sparkling Arabian Gulf. This restaurant makes magic with the freshest catch of the day while taking you on a gastronomic journey to remember.