Top 10 Luxury Hotel Venues for Meetings, Events or Conferences in Dubai
Thanks to its fantastic hotels and business centres, Dubai is the perfect place for hosting your meetings, events or conferences. The largest city in the United Arab Emirates is not only well-known for its luxurious, modern and impressive skyscrapers, but also for its status as a global MICE destination.
Finding and reserving hotel venues with top meeting rooms in Dubai is relatively straightforward due to the variety of high-end hotels and online conference hotel sourcing and booking platforms available. The wide range of large & luxurious conference hotel venues with fantastic conference facilities make Dubai the perfect city for any international event, whether you are organizing an intimate business meeting or a big conference or congress. Hereby you’ll find our pick on the best hotel venues in Dubai for your next international event:
1. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre
Located off Sheikh Zayed Road, this luxurious hotel focused on modern arts is surrounded by storied architecture, restaurants, nightlife attractions and impressive shopping areas. With direct access to the Dubai International Finance Centre, the Ritz-Carlton offers plenty of elegant spaces for business meetings and corporate events. The Samaya Ballroom features 1394 square meters and with a capacity up to 900 guests, is one of the most elegant locations for any event. The Grand Ballroom is divisible into four other meeting rooms, making it suitable for smaller events. Eight smaller salons and conference rooms are also a part of this incredible hotel venue. State-of-the-art lighting, audio, and video technology, plus a variety of seating arrangements are also available.
2. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai
With a convenient access to Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Khail Road, the Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay is located in the Business Bay district, close to the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall.
An entire floor of the Steigenberger is dedicated to hosting business events. A spacious ballroom with a capacity of 468 guests for a reception or row seating, features views over the canal. A boardroom, three other smaller meeting rooms, an outdoor space and reception area complete the amenities of this elegant and luxurious hotel venue, perfectly located for your business meetings and events.
3. The Address Dubai Mall
Situated in The Dubai Mall right in the heart of the Downtown Dubai, this hotel is one of the finest destinations for designer retail and casual dining.
The stylish Diamond Ballroom for up to 600 guests can be divided into three individual spaces for corporate events, gala dinner and social events. Seven other elegant meeting rooms for up to 70 guests are also part of the Address Dubai Mall amenities.
4. Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach
Located on The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence, this 5-star hotel is just a few steps away from The Beach Mall. One entire floor at the Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach is dedicated to business facilities, with five meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom with capacity for 400 guests, which can be divided into two smaller salons.
Thanks to its location, the Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach is the perfect hotel venue for business tourism, with an infinity pool with swim-up bar, steam room, beauty salon and sauna among its facilities.
5. Hyatt Regency Dubai
Located on the waterfront promenade Corniche in Deira, this luxurious hotel presents a perfect mix of extensive recreational facilities, an incomparable level of personalized service and a wide range of meeting rooms and event spaces. With 4.000 square metres of event facilities, Hyatt Regency Dubai counts with plenty of space for business meetings, conferences and social events of any kind.
The luxurious Crystal Ballroom and 17 other meetings suites can accommodate 10 to 1.000 guests and the assistance of the specialized staff can make of your event an unforgettable experience.
6. Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
Situated in Oud Metha, the central business district in Bur Dubai, this modern hotel is just 10 minutes away from the Dubai World Trade Centre and the International Airport DBX.
The Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai offers plenty of options for meetings, conferences, seminars, receptions and other social events in Dubai. The Oud Metha ballroom can hold up to 500 delegates and can be divided into 3 different salons. Four more meeting rooms for 10-24 people provide plenty of options for the various events and meetings. The ballroom features a hydraulic stage, making it perfect for car launches, weddings and any other kind of social event.
7. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Located in the Deira Creek area of Dubai, this wonderful and elegant hotel is only 7 km away from the International Airport and it is surrounded by shopping malls and traditional souks such as the Spice Market.
More than 2000 square meters of space are dedicated to event venues. With 2 ballrooms and 13 meeting rooms with a capacity for more than 2000 guests, who can enjoy a panoramic view over the Deira Creek, the Radisson Blu is the perfect hotel venue for conferences, business meetings, workshops, and exhibitions.
8. Conrad Dubai
Situated in the heart of the financial district, this luxurious hotel features a panoramic view of the Sheikh Zayed Road and the Arabian Gulf. With two grand ballrooms holding up to 1100 delegates, three boardrooms and eleven conference rooms, the Conrad Dubai represents one of the largest meeting spaces in the city. Its impeccable service and its pre-function area (the largest in Dubai) make this splendid hotel venue the perfect place for business meetings, corporate events, product launches and any social event.
9. Dusit Thani Dubai
Located in the heart of Dubai’s financial district, this luxurious 5-star hotel decorated in a contemporary Thai style lies on Sheikh Zayed Road. Within easy reach are the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, the World Trade Centre and the International Convention Centre, some of the most well-known city landmarks.
The Dusit Thani Dubai offers plenty of space and a beautiful venue for any business or social event. The Al Wasl Ballroom can accommodate up to 700 guests. The pre-function area is perfect for cocktails or dinner events and its grand spiral staircase makes the salon look even more luxurious. The ballroom is divisible into three independent function rooms for smaller events. A Meeting Centre, 5 meetings room and an Executive Boardroom are also part of the amenities of this distinguished hotel venue.
10. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
Dubai´s most iconic hotel is situated on its own artificial island connected to the mainland by a curving bridge. Known as the world’s most luxurious hotel, the Burj Al Arab, offers a panoramic view of the Arabian Gulf and the finest services such as private beach access, chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce, terrace with pools and cabanas and some of the best dining locations.
With plenty of indoor and outdoor event venues, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah offers a perfect combination of excellent service and astonishing views across the beach. The Al Falak Ballroom, decorated as an 18th century Viennese opera house, can accommodate up to 250 guests. The Gold On 27 bar, the Tameen Majlis, a Conference Centre and Board and Meeting rooms are also part of the luxurious facilities, which amaze every single guest making it the perfect venue for every kind of event.
Dubai is an incredibly glamorous city, where culture, luxury, elegance and innovation come together. The result is a magnificent metropolis with modern skyscrapers, shopping centres, fantastic restaurants and impressive scenery. Its numerous tourist attractions as well as world class hotels for events make this city one of the best cities to choose for your upcoming events and one of the most attractive global MICE destinations.