Discover extraordinary Arabian architecture and spectacular spaces within immaculate gardens
Events of distinction
Explore an unrivalled destination for corporate celebrations, intimate occasions and lavish entertainment, far removed from the familiar business environment. Whether you’re hosting a stylish fashion show, grand product launch, a magnificent ball, celebratory after-party, inspiring keynote event or intimate meeting, choose from a variety of elegant venues with distinctly Arabesque design.
Trust that every event, however grand or intimate, will be planned with precision and delivered with the utmost care. Our dedicated events planners will be with you every step of the way, assisting with all your needs from AV and technical set-up to floristry and decorations. Every events space comes equipped with a modern sound system, microphones, projector and screen, as well as stages and dancefloors in our ballrooms and the Al Koufa Fortress, Oval Garden and Amphitheatre. Revel in our authentically Arabian architecture, unrivalled outdoor space and tremendous privacy, with our promise that each event space will be exclusively yours.
Delight in the highest level of gastronomy, with tailored menus, and tastings with One&Only’s world-class chefs organised by your events planner. Whether for a social gathering, corporate dinner, staff party or glamorous cocktails, our à la carte menus, lavish displays and live stations are presented with flair and finesse.
Indulge in an inexhaustible variety of activities, with itineraries customised especially for you. For well-earned rewards, treat your team to enchanting views, authentic adventures and enviable access to our one kilometre of golden beach.
Venues for every occasion
Al Montazah and Courtyard, The Palace
Framed by floor-to-ceiling windows, natural daylight accentuates distinctive Moorish interiors at the Al Montazah Ballroom, regal and elegant. Host up to 70 guests with a private foyer and picturesque courtyard, an idyllic pre- or post-reception area for the inspiring ballroom. For breakouts, include The Boardroom at The Palace, with a large, striking table seating up to 12 people.
Max capacity: 70
Size: 100m2 (Ballroom) and 160m2 (Courtyard)
The Royal Ballroom, The Palace
Host a glamorous ball, gala dinner, spectacular awards ceremony, fashion show and even a highly anticipated luxury car launch in our majestic Arabesque ballroom, adorned with golden mashrabiya and shimmering crystal chandeliers. The pillarless ballroom can be used as one venue or separated into three equally magnificent spaces, each with private entrances spacious enough to drive in statement vehicles. Welcome guests in a generous foyer, also with its own exclusive entrance, setting the scene for your special event.
Max capacity: 300
The Peregrine Ballroom and Courtyard, Arabian Court
Embrace the charm of Arabia in our elegant ballroom, connected to an expansive courtyard with relaxed majlis seating and soothing fountains. Host your entire event outside, from a glamorous al fresco dinner in a ballroom-style set-up to a charmingly casual affair, with seating on floor cushions huddled around low tables. Or use the courtyard as a unique reception space to the ballroom, for informal breakouts and mingling. Add the Gyr Majlis, our traditional lounge-style space, for a VIP waiting room or breakout space, complete with authentic copper coffee tables. Larger groups will also benefit from the Lanner at Arabian Court, an events space which can be styled as you wish, from classroom and cabaret to theatre and U-shape set-ups. Host up to 35 people in the Lanner or cater for two groups of 15 guests by using its partition wall.
Max capacity: 130
Size: 285m2 (Ballroom) and 530m2 (Courtyard)
Al Koufa Fort, Oval Garden and Amphitheatre
Renowned for hosting some of Dubai’s most magnificent celebrations, our authentic Arabian fortress, gardens and amphitheatre provide an unrivalled backdrop for fashion shows, car launches, indulgent dinners and electrifying parties. Utilise Al Koufa in its entirety or divided into three, with the fortress hosting 100 guests, the lawns and Oval Garden catering for 200 and the amphitheatre able to welcome 350. Each venue has its own in-built stage, perfect for al fresco entertainment, and offers sunset views from Al Koufa’s unique location in our resort. Benefit from private parking and valet service for added exclusivity and comfort.
Max capacity: 350
The Half Moon Terrace, The Palace
This crescent-shaped, open-air terrace, next to the iconic Arabesque dome of The Esplanade and overlooking our kilometre of exclusive beach, is ideal for intimate outdoor events, with space for 50 guests to sit theatre-style. Featuring one of the resort’s best sunset views, you can also host a standing cocktail reception for up to 150 guests, extending your event around the long, reflective water feature, that leads from the terrace to the hotel lobby. Lined with towering palm trees, allow us to illuminate the space with candles and traditional Arabic lanterns, creating a magical ambience.
Max capacity: 150