Hotel Ballrooms: Wedding Locations in Washington, DC

Wedding Ceremony and Reception Sites

Wedding Couple near Jefferson Memorial
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Looking for an elegant wedding venue in Washington DC? The following luxury hotels have large ballrooms that can accommodate a reception of just about any size.

The Fairfax at Embassy Row
2100 Massachusetts Ave., NW Washington, DC (202) 835-2168
The historic hotel makes an impressive venue for a wedding ceremony or reception. Capacity: 300
Fairmont Hotel
2401 M St., NW Washington, DC (202)429-5599
The Grand Ballroom is elegantly decorated with crystal chandeliers and coffered ceilings. Capacity: 500. The Colonnade with its Panoramic French windows provides views of the beautifully landscaped garden courtyard and is available for outdoor receptions. Capacity: 350
Four Season Hotel
2800 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington, DC (202) 944-2014
This five-star hotel, overlooking Rock Creek Park and Georgetown, has several elegant banquet rooms for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Outdoor events can be held along the grassy banks of the C & O Canal. Capacity: 500.
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW, Washington DC (202) 582-1234
This elegant Washington, DC hotel has two large ballrooms and several smaller rooms for intimate celebrations. Capacity: 1,200
800 16th St, NW Washington, DC (202) 638-6600
This elegant hotel is a great Washington, DC location for weddings because the banquet room overlooks Lafayette Park and the White House. Capacity: 175.
Hilton Washington
1919 Connecticut Ave., NW Washington, DC (202) 483-3000
With several ballrooms to choose from, this Washington, DC hotel with a beautiful garden setting that overlooks Washington’s impressive skyline, can accommodate very large wedding parties. Capacity: 4,000.
Hotel Monaco
700 F. St., NW Washington, DC (202) 449-7014
The beautifully restored historic landmark hotel, in the Penn Quarter section of Washington DC, offers luxury banquet room facilities making it an ideal setting for weddings. Capacity: 300. Read a review of this hotel
The Jefferson
1200 16th St., NW Washington, DC (202) 833-6207
This intimate luxury hotel just four blocks from the White House in the heart of Washington, DC is ideal for smaller weddings. Capacity: 125.
Mandarin Oriental
1330 Maryland Ave., SW, Washington, DC (202) 787-6128
This new elegant hotel is located on the Washington Marina, providing great views of the Potomac River. Capacity: 625
Mansion on O
2020 O Street, NW, Washington, DC (202) 496-2020
Located in Dupont Circle, The Mansion is home to over 100 rooms and 32 secret doors offering a variety of unique romantic spaces. Capacity: 300
Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd., NW Washington, DC (202) 328-2908
The hotel is adjacent to Rock Creek Park and sits on 16 acres of flowering plants and beautifully maintained gardens. Specializes in ethnic catering. Capacity: 500.
Omni Shoreham
2500 Calvert St., NW Washington, DC (202) 328-2908
With seven elegant ballrooms, this Washington, DC landmark hotel can accommodate any size social event. Outdoor ceremonies can be held in the beautifully landscaped garden. Capacity: 1500
Park Hyatt Washington
1201 24th St., NW Washington, DC (202) 789-1234
Hotel reopened in 2006 after a $24 million renovation. Capacity: 220.
Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Ave., NW (202) 776-9193
This national landmark luxury hotel has 19 meeting rooms to accommodate any size party. The Renaissance is near the White House, the Smithsonian museums, national monuments, and many restaurants. Capacity: 1000.
Ritz Carlton, Washington, DC
1140 22nd St., NW Washington, DC (202)835-0500
This hotel is walking distance to Georgetown and features elegant ballrooms to accommodate large and small parties. Capacity: 600.
St. Regis
923 16th St., NW Washington, DC (202) 879-6934
Located two blocks from the White House, this hotel has elegant ballrooms and a lush garden setting on an outdoor terrace. Capacity: 300
Westin Grand
2350 M. St., NW Washington, DC (202) 955-4461
The ballroom makes a stunning setting with its view of the European-style courtyard. Capacity: 275.
Willard InterContinental
1401 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC (202) 637-7415
This Washington, DC historic landmark hotel neighbors the White House and offers stunning ballrooms to accommodate large and small events. Capacity: 500.

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