Featured Middle East Wedding Venues

Getting married in Middle East? Find the top Middle East wedding photographers via their award-winning images from the Middle East wedding venues featured below.

Page Last Updated August 20th, 2022

Bride holding her wedding veil at the Four Seasons Hotel
Wedding Photography by Melon Perez, Dubai UAE, United Arab Emirates

Beachside Weddings at Four Seasons Dubai Jumeirah

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach Wedding Venue - This beachside resort is a traveler’s playground, with the waters of the Arabian Gulf on one side and Dubai's iconic cityscape on the other for epic photography.

A documentary wedding photographer at the Emirates Palace event venue in Abu Dhabi, UAE captured this Bride and groom showered with flower petals during Indian ceremony
Wedding Photography by David Cliff, London, United Kingdom

Luxury 5-Star Hotel Wedding Venue - Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi

"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. We provide the best options for rooms and reception areas along with a flower shop on site to coordinate all of your floral needs and a talented culinary team ready to tantalize your guests’ taste buds. The possibilities for your special day are magically endless when you plan your wedding in Abu Dhabi."

A fun Abu Dhabi documentary wedding photography example from Qasr Al Sarab showing the Groomsmen dance
Wedding Photography by Ankita Asthana, Mumbai, India

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara | UAE Wedding Venue

"Secluded in the world’s largest sand desert, wedding parties journey just 90 minutes from Abu Dhabi, or soar over the legendary Empty Quarter to land at our private helipad.

Wed with an intimate pool villa ceremony at one the most spectacular wedding venues in Abu Dhabi or reserve the entire Royal Pavilion Villas for prestigious exclusivity. Dine like Bedouins under the stars. Dance in the opulent Liwa Ballroom."

The Ritz Dubai wedding prep photography with the bride and her Lipstick
Wedding Photography by Bindi Richardson, Dubai UAE, United Arab Emirates

Outdoor Beach and Garden Weddings in Dubai - The Ritz-Carlton

"Glamour defines Dubai, making it the perfect setting for your wedding celebration. With the sea providing an idyllic backdrop for its outdoor venues and the timeless elegance of indoor spaces such as the Loulou’A Ballroom, The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai is poised to make your special day truly unforgettable. Event planners, an in-house florist and creative culinary team work together to customize every wedding, including those with specific cultural needs including Indian and Arabian celebrations. The resort’s beachside garden, restaurants, and ballrooms can also be transformed to host showers, rehearsal dinners, and other wedding events. Couples are encouraged to pamper themselves with a luxury suite, limousine service, and spa treatments.

Beirut, Sursock Palace wedding image showing the end of the wedding vows for the bride with a hug
Wedding Photography by Ufuk Sarisen, Istanbul, Turkey

A Grand Palace on Rue Sursock in Beirut Lebanon - Sursock House

Situated on a hill overlooking the harbor, the Sursock House Palace stands in Sursock Street, in the heart of Achrafieh and in Beirut's most exclusive residential area. Beautifully maintained and dripping in luxury, the Palace and its gardens are a wonderful place to hold your wedding ceremony and reception and capture your Beirut wedding with stunning photography.

Magnolia, Al Qasr Hotel Dubai Wedding Venue Photography of the Confetti Entrance
Wedding Photography by Bindi Richardson, Dubai UAE, United Arab Emirates

Regal Weddings at the Jumeirah Al Qasr in Dubai

"From lavish ballrooms to landscaped gardens, we offer a selection of superior venues for your special day.

It’s all in the detail: from flowers and flavours to bands and DJs.

Your wish is our culinary command. Our team are renowned for their exquisite creations and flawless service.

294 rooms and suites available for guests.

Jumeirah Al Qasr is a convenient 30-minute drive from Dubai International Airport."

Rixos Hotel The Palm Dubai wedding venue image of the Bride walking to the ceremony with her sons
Wedding Photography by Bernie Richardson, Dubai UAE, United Arab Emirates

A Secluded Sun-Soaked Paradise on Palm Jumeirah for Beach-Loving Brides

"With a spacious shoreline and private landscaped gardens, Rixos Beach is the popular choice for an intimate sunset ceremony on the sandy shoreline or a moonlit gala celebration on the manicured lawn for up to 1000 guests. The garden adjacent to the secret swimming pool is a super romantic hideaway where you can create an outdoor aisle amidst the canopy of trees.

Indoors, couples also have a beautiful choice of venues including L’Olivo Ristorante boasting floor-to-ceiling views and marble-clad interiors for a lavish reception of up to 150 guests.

Renowned for its breathtaking panoramic views of the azure Arabian Gulf, the luxuriously adorned Grand King Suite is another obvious choice for an intimate reception of up to 20 guests in the opulent indoors or a larger after-party of up to 50 guests in its expansive terrace with a Jacuzzi."

Fairmont, Ajman Wedding Dancing Photography - Forever and Always!
Wedding Photography by Ankita Asthana, Mumbai, India

UAE Wedding Photos from the Fairmont Ajman

Fairmont Ajman, UAE wedding venue feature a stunning 700 square meter ballroom with floor to ceiling windows and abundant natural light as well as Peal Garden, a breathtaking beachfront venue. A professional team of wedding experts will take care of every last detail and turn your special day into memories of a lifetime.

Sofitel Hotel, Bahrain Wedding Day Photos of Bride getting ready with a lot of help.
Wedding Photography by Namrata Rupani, Hyderabad, India

Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa Wedding Venue Images

From an intimate reception or a huge one for 1000, the Al Nakheel Ballroom of Hotel Sofitel Bahrain offers rooms and facilities to suit every need. Their private palm-filled Sofi Island is a stunning location for your Bahrain wedding and reception photography.  One of the leading wedding venues in Bahrain, the location of this wedding-friendly hotel is on superb Zallaq beach on Bahrain's west coast just 30 minutes from Bahrain airport.

Al Maha Desert Resort Dubai 	Photography of the Groom arrival on Camel for the Desert Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Photography by Bindi Richardson, Dubai UAE, United Arab Emirates

Dubai Desert Resort and Spa - Al Maha

For a truly extraordinary wedding experience, Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, is a perfect choice. Located in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, the Resort offers a tranquil and serene natural setting, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. With open skies overhead, couples are able to share their special day in a unique and secluded place, all to themselves. Plus, the beautiful background provides a very scenic backdrop for wedding images that will last a lifetime.

So if you’re looking for a unique and memorable venue for your special day, Al Maha, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, is the perfect choice. With its tranquil and serene atmosphere, couples can enjoy an unforgettable wedding experience in the heart of the Dubai Desert.