MICE, Weddings and Events

  • A permanent team of 36 colleagues, the Atlantis MICE and event team operates 24 hours a day and have carried out approximately 5,600 events since the launch of Atlantis in 2008
  • Atlantis, The Palm has 14 meeting rooms, which is a combination of three ballrooms, two boardrooms and one Majlis that host a range of events from conferences to weddings
  • Event organisers can host special outdoor evenings at the resort’s Zero Entry Pool, an expansive outdoor space that accommodates up to 2,000 guests with a stunning view of the resort
  • This equates to 4,326 sqm of event space (excluding the outdoor areas), with the Asateer tent adding an additional 2,100 sqm of event space
  • The Atlantis Ballroom can accommodate gala dinners and events for up to 1,500 guests, with eight 7.8-metre-high ceilings and direct access to the impressive Royal Terrace
  • The most unusual location for events is The Lost Chambers Aquarium, which offers breathtaking underwater views, and is home to 65,000 mesmerising marine animals. This stunning setting is ideal for medium to larger tailor-made events starting from 100 guests
  • The most luxurious event venue is The Royal Bridge Suite which offers 180-degree views of The Palm Island and the Arabian Sea
  • Total of 567 events were held in 2017
  • Atlantis is host to roughly 84 weddings a year from various destinations
  • The Atlantis Asateer tent is the resort’s flagship venue for large events. With dazzling and uninterrupted views of Dubai’s skyline, the tent accommodates up to 1,250 people
  • During Ramadan, Asateer at Atlantis is Dubai’s most popular Iftar venue, hosting 70,000 covers during the Holy Month
  • The Asateer tent is home to 175 Chandelier lights
  • The Atlantis event team’s biggest occasion each year is the New Year’s Eve Gala dinner, which seats 3,500 guests on a deck overlooking The Palm
  • For NYE 2015 the team implemented the Atlantis wonderland, a value-added initiative for guests that entertained little ones with carnival games, a petting zoo, train and camel rides
  • During the NYE Gala dinner 1,100 staff serve a three-course plated dinner prepared by 240 chefs
  • The largest external event hosted at Atlantis, which occurs every two years, is the Dubai Air Show. This event sees 1,100 silver service trained employees serve over 3,000 guests a seated meal within seven minutes per course