Make memories last a lifetime with an exceptional setting for your special day. Select your dream place to tie the knot in style and exchange your vows. You can choose from ballrooms, gardens or beach scenarios.
AL AREEN PALACE & SPA BY ACCOR
This well-known destination in Bahrain features 78 luxurious pool villas, a pampering spa spread over 10,000sq/m and fine dining restaurants such as the recently opened Momento. The resort is a perfect retreat which spans over 131,000sq/m with traditional Middle Eastern design and stylish contemporary flair.
Indoor: For ballroom style, you can opt for Nadwah Hall or the Convention Centre.
Indoor/Outdoor: Momento restaurant can be converted into an event venue and offers indoor and outdoor spaces for a memorable celebration.
Garden: The resort has plenty of outdoor space for a beautiful garden ceremony.
Packages: There are three different menus to choose from and they are priced at BD16, BD18 and BD20 per person.
CROWNE PLAZA BAHRAIN
The hotel is located in the heart of Manama’s diplomatic area, close to many embassies, popular sights and the World Trade Centre. The fivestar hotel offers 278 rooms and suites. The dining option includes three restaurants, a café and two bars. The health club is equipped with a Jacuzzi, a steam room and gym machines. If you prefer to exercise outdoors, a large pool is surrounded by well-maintained landscaped gardens that offer an impressive skyline view.
Indoor: The hotel can create an elaborate wedding hall with a foyer, pre-function hall and banquet hall to create the best ambience for your special day.
Packages: The wedding packages offer five different menus, and the prices are BD13, BD15, BD17, BD20 and BD22. All prices are subject to a 10% service charge, 5% Government levy and 10% VAT.
The hotel is located in the heart of Manama’s bustling financial district within walking distance of local businesses, historic sites and the Manama Souq. The 26-storey property boasts floor-to-ceiling windows offering impressive views of the city. The modern five-star venue offers 243 rooms and suites, and you can dine in one of the four distinctive food and beverage venues. There are also seven meeting rooms and a business centre. For those looking for exercise, Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Club has a fully equipped gym, but you can also take a dip with a view in the rooftop swimming pool.
Indoor: The Al Maha ballroom is located on the eighth floor and lets the natural daylight fill the room with a spacious pre-function area. The maximum capacity is 150 guests.
Packages: Rose Wedding Package (BD12+++), Orchid Wedding Package (BD14+++), Tulip Wedding Package (BD16+++) and Lily Wedding Package (BD18+++). The prices are per person, and each has a special detail to fulfil different preferences and needs.
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL BAHRAIN BAY
For couples who wish for a wedding that marries the peacefulness of a resort with the energetic pulse of the city, Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay offers the best of both worlds. It has breathtaking views of the capital’s modern skyline and plenty of quiet corners. With a one-of-akind location on its exclusive island at Bahrain Bay, a sought-after urbanoasis neighbourhood in the heart of Manama, the hotel is the address for a perfect wedding, memorable for both the couple and their guests.
Indoor: The hotel has two ballrooms and a scenic outdoor terrace. The Al Bahrain Ballroom spreads over 900sq/m, with high ceilings and sparkling chandeliers; it seats up to 500 people for wedding dinners and celebrations. The terrace boasts views of the enchanting gardens and the sea and provides seating for 180 guests. Al Manama Ballroom hosts 300 people in banquet style.
Garden: Couples who prefer the gardens will go with the lush lawn, which has a private location making it the appropriate venue for mixed or women’s events. The beautiful bay views provide an unforgettable backdrop.
Beach: The beach lounge sets the perfect ambience for couples who prefer small-scale or intimate events. Those who seek a casually elegant private ceremony will not think twice about choosing the white-sand beach lounge for their event, complete with sea breezes.
Packages: The Silver Package offers a wedding feast of continental and Oriental fare, while the Gold Package adds live cooking stations to the reception. The Diamond Package brings upgraded food selections for a customised plated or buffet menu and live cooking stations.
GULF HOTEL BAHRAIN CONVENTION & SPA
One of Bahrain’s legendary five-star hotels, established in 1969, offers Bahraini hospitality and luxury facilities. It is conveniently located in the vibrant Adliya district, near the Grand Mosque and the Royal Palace. Gulf Hotel has positioned itself as a gastronomic and entertainment destination in Bahrain with 10 impressive restaurants offering assorted cuisines such as Japanese, Thai, Indian, Italian, Mexican and more.
Indoor: The Al Dana Ballroom accommodates a minimum of 150 guests and up to 800 people and the Awal Ballroom is the perfect venue for a minimum of 100 guests and a maximum of 300 people.
Garden: The GCC Terrace is in the hotel garden and can be booked for a minimum of 100 guests and a maximum of 300.
Packages: Al Dana Ballroom and GCC Terrace are priced BD23 net per person on weekdays and BD25 net per person on weekends. The Awal Ballroom is priced BD18 net per person on weekdays and BD20 net per person on weekends.
INTERCONTINENTAL REGENCY BAHRAIN
Your wedding is a day to remember and InterContinental Regency Bahrain may be the perfect venue for your celebration. Located in the heart of Manama, the hotel has 304 rooms with city and harbour views and six tempting restaurants. The five-star property offers the ultimate romantic experience, from a small intimate ceremony to a lavish one. Whether you want a modern international wedding or an embellished traditional celebration, everything can be designed to make your dream day come true. The team at InterContinental believe that every wedding requires a personal approach, and they also offer a tailor-made package in consultation with you. The renowned chefs add finishing touches to the banqueting, creating a range of mouth-watering dishes and culinary masterpieces.
Indoor: There are four venues: Al Rifaa, Al Thurayya and Ambassador ballrooms and the newlydesigned Regency Tent, accommodating up to 300 people. The spaces are complemented by a range of intimate breakaway rooms for the bridal party and a men’s majlis for the groomsmen.
MÖVENPICK HOTEL BAHRAIN
The five-star hotel is adjacent to Bahrain International Airport and offers magnificent views of the lagoon with 97 rooms and 10 suites. The property blends Arabian tradition with a touch of Swiss flair. The restaurants offer international cuisine, French pastries and special Mövenpick coffee and delights. Enjoy sunny days by the pool or have a pampering session at Rimal Spa.
Indoor: Al Murjan Ballroom.
Garden: The wedding celebration can be held in the hotel’s expansive garden area.
Packages: The wedding package includes a dedicated wedding consultant, stage and carpet, cake, one-night stay and much more. The menus are divided into three options priced at BD15+++ per person, BD17+++ per person and BD19+++ per person. The packages require a minimum of 120 guests and up to 300 people, at which you get a 15% discount for the indoor wedding.
THE RITZ-CARLTON, BAHRAIN
Setting a new standard in romantic elegance, The RitzCarlton, Bahrain presents an exceptional location for guests to cherish the memory of their lifetime and say ‘I do’. Nestled on the island’s coast, with breathtaking views of both the city and the sparkling waters of the Gulf, the resort features a selection of romantic venues and outstanding catering services. Each wedding is designed by the bride and groom in consultation with Ritz-Carlton wedding specialists. The experts guide each stage of the preparation, assisting with protocol, invitations, flowers, decoration, music and menu tastings.
Indoor: Al Noor Ballroom is an opulent and elegant space that seats up to 600 guests. Al Ghazal Ballroom has exquisite crystal chandeliers that cast a warm glow over the rich blue carpets, it can seat up to 550 guests. The ballrooms can also be subdivided into four smaller rooms to accommodate more intimate celebrations. The expansive Grand Foyer area has elegant marble flooring and floor-to-ceiling windows offering picturesque views. This space provides a scenic location for receptions and banqueting whilst accommodating up to 500 guests in comfort and luxury. The woodpanelled Rotonda, with its signature golden wall coverings and exquisite glass chandeliers, is a favourite for the groom’s celebration, thanks to its warm and elegantly masculine atmosphere. It seats 60 guests.
Beach: The Private Island is the perfect location for those seeking a laid-back yet grand celebration. Lined with palm trees on one side and the sea shore on the other, the private island is the ideal place to exchange vows or renew them – with a capacity for 300 guests.
Packages: The culinary team works closely with the couple to design and prepare a personalised menu based on their preferences. From butlerserved canapés to a full silver-service banquet, the range of dining and entertainment options is limited only by guests’ imagination. The wedding package starts from BD 28++ per person.
SOFITEL BAHRAIN ZALLAQ THALASSA SEA & SPA
A luxury resort that provides an idyllic escape intertwined with Bahraini hospitality and enhanced by a touch of the French art de vivre, presenting a unique blend of sophisticated taste and style. It has 262 rooms and suites, each with a private balcony and chic furnishings. The 21 Prestige, six Opera and one Royal suites offer a terrace with views of the pool and the Arabian Gulf. The expansive hotel provides the healing benefits of seawater at the Thalassa Sea & Spa facilities as well as a pool, beach, kid’s club, seven restaurants and lounges to choose from, and much more. Customise your dream wedding and experience indoor and outdoor venues for an intimate gathering or grand affair – a getaway from the city buzz.
Packages: The Silver Wedding Package is priced BD17+++ per person during weekdays and BD18+++ per person during weekends. The Gold Wedding Package is priced at BD19+++ per person during weekdays and BD20+++ per person on weekends. The Platinum Wedding Package is priced at BD21+++ per person during weekdays and BD23+++ per person during weekends. For all packages, the minimum number of guests is 250 and the maximum is 600.
THE DIPLOMAT RADISSON BLU HOTEL, RESIDENCE & SPA
If you are looking for a magical destination and an extraordinary venue to mark one of the most important days of your life, The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel is a great option to celebrate your wedding – a stylish hotel near the Manama business district. The on-site restaurants prepare Italian, Asian and international cuisine, while Fiddlers Green bar serves classic Irish fare in a warm atmosphere. Afterwards, you can work off extra calories in the well-equipped fitness centre and indulge in massages, facials, and body treatments at the spa. Elegantly designed with not one but two ballrooms, your fairy tale wedding at the dream setting of your choice is guaranteed. The dedicated wedding team will be on hand to guide you through the planning process and ensure that every detail of your special day is exactly as you envision it.
Indoor: The Grand Ambassador Ballroom is spread over 1,236sq/m and accommodates 900 people. It conjures modern elegance and grandeur, ranking as one of the largest ballrooms in Bahrain. Adding to that, you will also relish a fine-dining experience curated specially by Bahraini Executive Chef Younis Ramadhan. The Al Fanar Hall spans over 470sq/m and can accommodate 200 guests. It is framed by the Arabian Gulf and features two large prefunction areas, such as a bridal prep room.
Taking its name from the conservatories built in resemblance to the fashionable European residences from the 17th to the 19th centuries, The Orangery is an elegant tea room and patisserie located in the grounds of the Palace Boutique Hotel. The tea room space can be transformed to create the magical ceremony of your dreams.
Garden: The Secret Garden area is a beautiful outdoor wedding venue combined with seamless service and menu customisation.
VIDA BEACH RESORT MARASSI AL BAHRAIN
A chic beachfront paradise designed to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect. It has direct access to the beach and the Marassi Galleria shopping mall. An enjoyable destination of tranquillity and vitality at the hottest waterfront destination in Marassi Al Bahrain. Walk down the aisle, or the beach, at Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain, for an epic beachside wedding showdown.
Indoor: Coast Hall, a flexible meeting space with panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf.
Indoor/Outdoor: Origins Restaurant & Terrace.
Beach: The hotel’s white sands can be the ultimate scenario for an unforgettable ceremony.
Packages: Silver Wedding Package is priced at BD24, Gold Wedding Package is priced at BD29 and the Platinum Wedding Package is priced at BD34. The prices are per person and all rates are inclusive of a 10% service charge, 5% Government levy and 10% VAT.
WYNDHAM GARDEN MANAMA
Accustomed to hosting small to large crowds, Wyndham Garden Manama, Juffair is an ideal destination for weddings, receptions, private dinners, engagement parties, wedding anniversaries and all types of ceremonies. It offers a multi-functioning banqueting hall and a spectacular outdoor venue perfect for your special day. The hotel’s elegant design blends contemporary and classic styles, chic rooms and suites, as well as various dining, leisure and meeting facilities.
Indoor: The banquet hall comfortably seats 30 to 70 guests in an inviting ambience, with contemporary designs and décor tailor-made to cater to all guest requirements. The space is well equipped with high-tech audio and visual equipment, making it a perfect wedding location.
Indoor/Outdoor: The hotel offers an elegant open-air lounge that can be transformed into a romantic wedding haven. With stunning skyline views, it provides a sophisticated atmosphere in the heart of the city. It easily hosts up to 80 guests in the outdoor seating setting with an indoor dining option for up to 50 guests.