DWP Venue Powerlist 2023-24: Unveiling The Premier Wedding Venues Across The Middle East

The Destination Wedding Planners (DWP) Congress proudly presents to you the ‘DWP Venue Powerlist’ consisting of some of the most breathtaking wedding venues in the Middle East! From Bahrain to the United Arab Emirates each of these venues exudes luxury and opulence in every way, that will leave you and your guests spellbound! Well, then dig into our list of venues in the Middle East, that you surely can’t miss as you plan the destination wedding of your dreams!


Planning a dreamy and romantic wedding in the Middle East? Well, here is your chance to plan out a destination wedding in Bahrain. Immerse yourself in the allure of this exotic paradise, where blissful moments await at every turn. Picture, saying “I do” against the backdrop of Bahrain’s breathtaking landscapes, creating memories that will last a lifetime. These venues promise to set the perfect stage for your dream wedding, ensuring an unforgettable celebration surrounded by the beauty and charm of this gorgeous destination.

The Ritz Carlton, Bahrain

Image Courtesy: @ritzcarltonbahrain

Raffles Al Areen Palace and Spa By Accor

Image Courtesy: @rafflesalareenpalace.bahrain


Step into a world of timeless romance in the heart of Jordan, where love stories come to life amid the breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural tapestry. This wedding season elevate your celebration to new heights as you exchange vows in the enchanting embrace of the Dead Sea, where every moment is priceless waiting to fill your blank canvas with vibrant and dashing shades of love. So, prepare to make Jordan the center stage of your very special day, by exchanging vows in these breathtaking venues.

Hyatt Regency Aqaba Ayla

Image Courtesy: @hyatt_regency_aqaba_ayla

Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea

Image Courtesy:@adovasio_photography_studio + Venue: @kempinskiishtar


Lebanon stands out as an enchanting destination for hosting unforgettable weddings, renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and opulent venues that promise to leave every guest speechless. The grandeur and charm of the weddings hosted here, make it the perfect destination for couples seeking a grand and opulent wedding. From opulent ballrooms in Beirut to historical locations, like  Soie DamourLebanon offers everything for a dreamy and memorable wedding. So, get ready to explore the venues we have specially curated for your big day!


Image Courtesy: @aurelia.venue

Ava Lebanon

Image Courtesy: @ava_venue

Chateau Rweiss

Image Courtesy: @pulseproduction + Venue: @chateaurweiss

Domaine de Zakrit

Image Courtesy: @dazlproduction + Venue: @domainedezekrit


Step into the enchanting realm of Oman’s wedding venues, where elegance and cultural richness exist together in harmony. Just imagine your dreamy celebration against the backdrop of Oman’s varied and rich landscape! Sounds dreamy and romantic! Doesn’t it? Well, then check out these irresistible venues, promising a wedding day that seamlessly weaves together sophistication and cultural richness, ensuring your love story unfolds in the most enchanting way possible!

Shangri La Bahr Al Jissa

Image Courtesy: @rahulkhona + Venue: @shangrilabarraljissahresort

The Chedi Muscat

Image Courtesy: @siobhanamyphoto + Venue: @thechedimuscat


There is no doubt that Qatar has earned a spot as one of the most opulent destinations in the globe attracting couples from far and near for destination weddings like no other. To enjoy every second of your wedding day, here are a few venues in Qatar that you must consider for your wedding day!

St Regis Doha

Image Courtesy: @stregisdoha

Waldorf, Astoria Lusail, Doha

Image Courtesy: @waldorfastorialusail

The Ritz Carlton, Doha

Image Courtesy: @the_wedding_files + Venue: @ritzcarltondoha

Fairmont Doha

Image Courtesy: @picxclusive_ + Venue: @fairmontdoha

The United Arab Emirates

Amidst the opulent skies of the United Arab Emirates, where weddings seamlessly blend tradition and luxury, experience, a dazzling fusion of love. From lavish and grand affairs to intimate wedding celebrations, grab your chance to celebrate your big day in a destination where the majestic Burj Khalifa bears witness to your glorious union! So, explore these gorgeous venues and weave priceless memories with your

Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental

Image Courtesy:@dukeimages + Venue: @mo_emiratespalace

The Palace Downtown

Image Courtesy: @palacedowntown + Venue: @thepurplechair

Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa

Image Courtesy: @shadesproduction + Venue: @armanihoteldxb

Nurai Island

Image Courtesy: @coutureeventsworldwide + Venue: @nurai_island

Bvlgari Resort Dubai

Image Courtesy: @jam_weddingplanner + Venue: @bulgarihotels

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach

Image Courtesy: @violetstudiodubai + Venue: @fsdubai

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

Image Courtesy: @imprintwedding + Venue: @anantaraqasralsarab

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

Image Courtesy: @arjphotographyuk + Venue: @waldorfastoriarak

Park Hyatt Hotels & Villas, Abu Dhabi

Image Courtesy: @parkhyattad

Atlantis, The Palm

Image Courtesy: @atlantisthepalm

Palazzo Versace Dubai

Image Courtesy: @palazzoversacedubai

Madinat Jumeirah

Image Courtesy: @dtstudio_weddings_croatia + Venue: @madinatjumeirah 

So, here is your checklist to say “I do” in some of the most breathtaking venues across the Middle East and if you would like to book these venues reach out to us at info@dwpinsider.com and our team will be happy to facilitate introductions. For more information do check out our exclusive list of wedding venues in the Indian Subcontinent! It will surely leave you mesmerized! Stay tuned for more as we will be back with a list of venues in Africa leaving you in awe!