Nowhere in the region offers the spaciousness, the authentic character or variety of venues. The Arabian fort is an imposing and unique backdrop, while 65 acres of gardens and a labyrinth of paths and courtyards offer plenty of privacy for impromptu meetings and breakout sessions.
Al Montazah (The Palace)
Natural daylight pools over the interiors which have a distinctive Moorish accent, floor to ceiling windows open onto a private courtyard. Includes a pre-reception foyer. Hosts 70.
The Royal Ballroom (The Palace)
A majestic Arabesque setting. This pillarless ballroom can be divided into three sections, each with a draw down screen. The private entrances are all large enough to drive in cars. A large foyer also with private entrance, is excellent for receptions.
The Peregrine Ballroom (Arabian Court)
The Arabian atmosphere is complimented by the adjacent courtyard with tradtional Majilis floor seating. The ballroom is filled with natural daylight, the peace of the courtyard is enhanced with the cooling music of a fountain. Hosts 130
Al Koufa Fortress and Amphitheatre
This building of authentic character provides a magnificent setting. The private entrance is through imposing Moorish wood doors. The atmosphere is enhanced with uplit palm trees. Al Koufa can be taken in its entirety or divided into three, with the fortress hosting 100, lawned gardens hosting 200 and the amphitheatre hosting 350. It is a fabulous backdrop for fashion shows, car launches and entertainments. Private parking is available.
Al Montazah Courtyard (The Palace)
A shaded and picturesque space for outdoor receptions, an ideal pre-reception area to the Al Montazah. Hosts 60.
Half Moon Terrace (The Palace)
Right by the sea, the hush of waves blends with a myriad candles for exquisite dining or photographic backdrop. Hosts 150.
The Peregrine Courtyard (Arabian Court)
A charming Arabic setting featuring Majlis seating with floor cushions around low tables. Hosts 100.
The Palace Gardens & Esplanade
Landscaped around a lengthy narrow water feature, this is an enchanting setting for private dining, illuminated with a myriad of candles. Hosts 200
Imagine the fort filled with the aroma of Arabian spices, the walls illuminated by torch light; music, shisha and dancers. Or a beach party by bonfires, flames reflected in the sea. Dining can be a journey round the world, each lunch and dinner an opportunity to explore new cuisine; Executive Chef Bruno commands a team of 160 chefs and the expertise has no limits.
Any of the indoor or outdoor venues can host a reception or banquet for upto 280 guests, with interiors transformed to meet every wish of the client, with imagination and the finest cuisine.
Some of the 17 restaurants and bars have private dining rooms for more intimate events or can be reserved exclusively for your group on certain evenings: the chic European at Celebrities, Tagine’s for the region’s most renowned flavours of Marrakesh, the vibrant Indo-European Nina and Eauzone’s glamorous beach deck.
101 at One&Only The Palm
Take a boat from the private jetty across to sister hotel The Palm’s fashionable 101 dining lounge and bar overlooking its marina.