Destination weddings

The AC has planned and delivered destination weddings in most continents since 1981, becoming experts even before the term ‘Destination wedding’ became popular. Needless to say, we quickly built a reputation for excellence and our destination weddings, or international weddings as they were known back in the day became, and remain, the talk of society.

Experienced venue finders

A glittering palace, unspoilt hillside villa, an idyllic beachside resort or luxurious hotel may be simple to find if you know where to look and our venue experts know exactly where to start the search.

Our highly experienced team offer free venue sourcing services to anyone using our wedding planning or management services.

More than 30 years’ experience

Language is rarely a barrier when we plan a destination wedding, as we have several multi-national and bi-lingual staff who help us achieve perfection in their homelands and have built trust with venues and suppliers in many different countries.

No destination phases us, so wherever you choose to tie the knot, we confidently maintain the exceptional standards and ethos of Entertaining Luxury wherever we spread our wings.

We handle as little or as much as required

With total flexibility, we plan and carry out every aspect of the the wedding, in any way that suits; from providing staff and food consultancy or organising the entire celebration including flying in chefs, production, entertainers, subcontractors and local suppliers.

Attention to detail and local knowledge

Our staff are international travellers and are always looking for new venues, unique concepts and design ideas.They are always striving to add to their extensive list of the very best suppliers in each region, ensuring the attention to detail that local knowledge brings.

Destination Dubai

Dubai is fast becoming one of the most popular destinations for weddings and is only an hour from Abu Dhabi. So why is it so popular?

What does it have to offer?

Luxurious Hotels

It has one of the highest concentration of luxury hotels and resorts in the world

Location, location, location – it is centrally located

  • Dubai to London – 7 hours
  • Dubai to Mumbai – 3 hours
  • Dubai to Delhi – 3.5 hours
  • Dubai to Hong Kong – 8.5 hours
  • Dubai to Shanghai – 8.5 hours
  • Dubai to Geneva – 6.5 hours

Flexible venue sizes

Venues from 50 – 1500 guests. Ideal for Indian weddings, when numbers are high.

Hidden retreats and unusual spaces

From idyllic islands to The Dubai Opera House we have the necessary relationships to secure your ideal venue where others may fail.

Yachts, planes and Ferraris

Beauty grooming, wedding shopping and jewels

The list of unimaginable malls is endless, showcasing the world’s most prestigious brands.

If you would like an after party on a yacht or to travel by Learjet or supercar, Dubai has them all at its fingertips.

Cultural diversity

World class dining experiences

The latest entertainment, sound lights and AV

And after the wedding…….

Dubai and Abu Dhabi provide incredible honeymoon experiences besides luxury hotels; dessert or waterway adventures, private island journeys and exploring the city in the tallest building in the world – The Berg Khalifa.

Couture Events

Dubai is also home to luxury events planning company Couture Events; the most recent addition to The AC’s brand portfolio.

Couture has been a significant part of exclusive events in Dubai for the past 14 years and like The AC has been responsible for thousands of high profile weddings, social and corporate events around the globe.

The synergy and benefits of the two brands are easy to see. Both have the highest quality clients, international reputations and experience of luxurious venues. Together with Maia, The AC’s luxury Asian wedding and event brand they offer unrivalled expertise to clients from around the world.

So if you decide that Dubai is the perfect destination for your wedding you can rest assured that Couture Events will make it stand out from the rest.

Our previous destinations