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Inspired Choice for Your Wedding Celebration

In the tranquillity of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, the Al Maha Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa is an inspired choice for your wedding celebration.

Set in a verdant oasis deep within the desert, the forty-two elegantly furnished Suites cater to the discerning travellers who seek an authentic Arabian cultural experience and incomparable levels of service.

Al Maha offers everything you dreamt of for your special day. World class cuisine courtesy of our international team of chefs and at the Al Diwaan Restaurant, with exclusive desert activities on offer too, such as falconry, camel trekking, Arabian horse riding and archery.

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    Event Rooms

  • 2,906 sq ft

    Total Event Space

  • 120

    Capacity Largest Space

  • 2

    Maximum Breakout Rooms

Exterior - desert View

Plan a Wedding

Al Maha Desert Resort is an excellent outdoor desert venue for a wedding. Al Maha is the only resort located in the pristine Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, offering complete privacy to all its guests.

Al Majlis Boardroom

Al Majlis Boardroom

The classic Arabian décor and impressive style of Al Majlis make it an ideal location for indoor celebrations of up to 120 guests, including pre-wedding drinks and canapés, or post-ceremony celebrations and banqueting.

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Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite is the most opulent at Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa, with its authentic Arabian style on display in artisan-woven rugs, hand-carved furniture and antiques.

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Al Majlis Pre-Function Area

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Timeless Spa - Relaxation Area

Timeless Spa

During your wedding celebration at Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa in Dubai, a soothing couple’s massage in a private room at Timeless Spa is a blissful way to enjoy the sense of togetherness that is part of your new life.
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Finishing Touches

All the finishing touches that make your celebration unique can be sourced and arranged by Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa, so you can relax and look forward to your stay.
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Finest Organic Ingredients

Sourcing the finest of ingredients, our chefs will create a delicious menu for your wedding celebration. Our international team of chefs can accommodate every dietary requirement and culinary preference. Some of the most popular Menus chosen are Arabic, Indian and European.
Timeless Spa Swimming Pool

About This Venue

  • Offering complete privacy to all its guests, Al Maha is the only resort located on the Reserve

  • The versatile facility can hold meetings, conferences and special events like wedding celebrations

  • Desert venues can seat 300 guests to host parties, weddings, events and brand launches

  • The desert forms a perfect romantic backdrop for any wedding

Plan an Inspired Event

Attendee Booking Tools

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We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

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  • Personalized with your group name, event dates, hotel, and special rates
  • Displayed in multiple languages on Marriott domains worldwide

Manage Your Event with Ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Floor Plans

Capacity Chart

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  • Al Majlis Boardroom
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  • 2,906
  • 120
  • 64
  • 36
  • 60
  • 120

Room Set-Up Examples

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E-shape, U-shape and T-shape

Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.

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Conference and Hollow Square

Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.

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Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.

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Ovals and Rounds

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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Schoolroom or Classroom

The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.

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Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.