Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, just steps away from Grant Park and the Magnificent Mile, the Congress Plaza Hotel is a premier wedding ceremony and reception venue. Blending historic elegance with contemporary style, the hotel offers 23 versatile venue options for couples to choose from and can host up to 550 guests.
The Gold Room, built in the early 1900s, emphasizes the glamor of old Chicago. As the hotel’s most popular event space, its unique French Rococo décor makes it the perfect location to host a dream wedding. For a little taste of history there’s the Florentine Room, the hotel’s original ballroom built in 1893 at the time of the World’s Columbian Exposition. It features a gracefully arched ceiling with Italian Renaissance style murals, original candelabras and sconces, and exquisite inlay wood paneling.
Wedding packages at the Congress Plaza Hotel include discounted room rates for wedding guests, a personal wedding coordinator to assist in wedding planning, a complimentary menu and cake tasting, complimentary changing rooms for the bridal party and much more. The timeless elegance of the Congress Plaza Hotel’s ballrooms will provide couples the ideal setting for the wedding of their dreams.