Monday, March 26, 2012
Make Atlantis, The Palm Your Wedding Paradise
Make Atlantis, The Palm Your Wedding Paradise
Take advantage of the variety of stunning venues and new packages
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (26th March 2012) Atlantis, The Palm offers an enviable selection of indoor and outdoor wedding venues, sure to please the fussiest bride. Whether it is a barefoot ceremony on the beach, a lavish reception for family and friends, a timeless white wedding or something out of the ordinary, Atlantis, The Palm, provides the ultimate canvas to transform these visions into reality. The resort’s five exciting new wedding packages will give couples plenty of options to make it personalized and special.
For those looking for a grand reception, Asateer and the opulent Atlantis Ballroom are the perfect choices. Seating up to 1500, Asateer, meaning ‘myth’ in Arabic, is the embodiment of luxury. It features 11 metre high ceilings, spectacular beach and Dubai city skyline views and a private valet parking area. The opulent Atlantis Ballroom, which seats up to 2,500 cocktail style offers guests floor to ceiling windows running the length of the walls, with mesmerizing views of the Royal Beach, The Palm and the Dubai Skyline. The Atlantis Ballroom also offers direct access to The Royal Terrace, where guests have a vista of the twinkling lights of the Marina. Both have their own private entrance and valet parking for 650 is available just steps from each venue. Alternatively, one of the most popular options is the intimate landscaped gardens of Dolphin Bay Hill or the idyllic Dolphin Bay Beach, which offers a magical outdoor setting for an unlimited number of guests. The view is unique and the venue is private and tranquil.
A number of smaller, more intimate venues are available for couples to choose from for the wedding of their dreams. The elegant Silk and Spice Ballrooms, which each seat up to 300, are the ideal indoor locations with multimedia support and a spacious outdoor terrace. The picture perfect Palm Grove is a beautiful private area with a capacity for 100 guests. For a slightly larger party, Barracudas in Aquaventure – the resort’s 17 hectare water park, features heart-stopping underwater slides though shark infested water – comfortably hosts up to 250. The Lost Chambers offers a truly a unique option for a cocktail party of 100 guests surrounded by the underwater marine life.
Atlantis also provides the perfect location for pampering hen nights, traditional henna parties and fun-studded bachelor parties in the run up to the big day, as well as the honeymoon afterwards, with experiences including 19 restaurants featuring world-renowned chefs such as Giorgio Locatelli, Michel Rostang and Nobu as well as ShuiQi Spa & Fitness which is the only spa in Dubai to offer Shiseido treatments, including two signature treatments specially designed for the resort.
Ruby Package – AED 300 per person
The Ruby package includes a venue (venue choices are based on the number of people in the wedding party), a choice of menu (buffet or family style), a special ceremonial wedding cake, choice of linens (overlays, chair covers and chair bows), complimentary valet parking, as well as complimentary entry to Aquaventure and The Lost Chambers for the couple. Couples will have a dedicated wedding planner to listen, share ideas, and guide through the essentials as well as little touches, to ensure that even the smallest of details are taken care of. The complimentary 5% extra discount a complimentary menu tasting for 5 guests makes this an easy choice. Finally, a romantic night in Atlantis, inclusive of honeymoon amenities and breakfast the following morning, complete the Ruby Package.
Sapphire Package – AED 340 per person
The Sapphire package includes all of the above, plus a few extra special touches, including a photoshoot for the bride and groom around the resort to ensure beautiful memories of the special day, a basic stage set up, and guaranteed late check-out at 3.00 pm.
Emerald Package – AED 380 per person
With the Emerald package, the newlyweds will also receive a complimentary LCD projector and screen (applicable for indoor venues only), signature Atlantis mocktails during the cake cutting ceremony and a dinner voucher for the bride and groom to return to Atlantis to celebrate their first anniversary in addition to all elements of the Sapphire package.
Diamond Package – AED 430 per person
For the ultimate dream wedding, the Diamond package includes all elements of the Emerald package as well as a complimentary limousine transfer to a Dubai based home or airport.
Groom’s Wedding Package – AED 300 per person
Finally, an exciting Groom’s Wedding Package is available, including a venue, a choice of menu (buffet or family style), choice of linens (overlays, chair covers and chair bows), complimentary valet parking and complimentary entry to Aquaventure and The Lost Chambers for the couple. Fresh Juices for the VIP head tables of up to 25 seats, a complimentary limousine drop off to a Dubai based home or other hotel, one night stay in Atlantis inclusive of honeymoon amenities and breakfast, and finally, Majlis for the gents wedding reception.
Please note that all above packages are subject to a minimum spend of AED 60,000.
About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai
Atlantis, The Palm is a 1,539 room, ocean-themed destination resort located at the centre of the crescent of The Palm in Dubai. This US$1.5 billion joint venture project was developed with Dubai Government owned, Istithmar. Opened in September 2008, the resort utilises the 46 hectares site with 17 hectares of water park amusement, further marine and entertainment attractions and a collection of some of the most renowned world-class chefs including Nobu, Giorgio Locatelli, and Michel Rostang. Atlantis, The Palm offers an unprecedented entertainment centre, an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops and extensive meeting and convention facilities. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with some 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.