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Top Chicago Wedding Hotels & More

Chicago called “the most American of big cities” is indeed a big city with world’s finest hotels, reception halls and other exquisite wedding venues. You have countless options to choose from in order to make your dream wedding a complete enchanting experience.

Here are some popular hotels to host your ceremony and reception:

Hilton Chicago (Grant Park-Loop)

This legendary hotel situated on South Michigan Avenue near Grant Park offers picturesque views of Grant Park and Lake Michigan and is one of the most romantic locations to celebrate your special day.  This timeless landmark that truly expresses the quintessence of luxury can hold over 1000 guests easily. It is not just the stunning settings, but also their specialized event planning services and delicious catering that makes Hilton Chicago a preferred choice of many.

Hilton Hotel Chicago

JW Marriott Chicago

No downtown Chicago hotel radiates natural class as completely as the new JW Marriott Chicago. Its two ballrooms, the 8,400-square-foot Grand Ballroom and the 6,000-square foot Burnham Ballroom make perfect marvelous backdrop for weddings of every size, from intimate celebrations of 100 to larger parties of up to 500 guests. This superb space with striking iron staircases and romantic domed ceilings decked with majestic chandeliers is complemented by an award-winning culinary team, whose extraordinary catering efforts can elevate your wedding to another level.

Renaissance Chicago

The Chicago Skyline Terrace at Renaissance Chicago is an ideal venue to host an outdoor evening wedding with panoramic views of the city skyline overlooking the Chicago River. If planning an indoor event, the grand ballrooms provide sophisticated settings with seating capacity of up to 1000 guests. The other attractions of this hotel comprise of an on-site spa and fitness facilities, certified wedding coordinators to help plan all the details as well as professional wedding and banquet staff.

Renaissance Hotel Chicago

Hotel Allegro

The spectacular recently renovated Hotel Allegro Chicago is well known for it’s excellent expert wedding planning services, professional catering staff and exceptional food. Hotel Allegro also boasts of having one of the most splendid ballrooms in all of Chicago- the historic Walnut Room. Its 15-foot ceilings, floor-to-ceiling-windows and original 1926 fixtures exemplify vibrant style and luxurious glamour of the Windy City.

Hotel Allegro Chicago

The Drake Hotel (Gold Coast Room)

The Drake Hotel is a sole landmark where old-world elegance meets the present day comforts and amenities. The historic and opulent ballrooms that can hold from 800- 1000 guests make ideal setting for an extravagant wedding. Other pluses of the location include friendly experienced staff, professional event management team, and exceptional catering and support services.

Drake Hotel Chicago

The wedding location is one of the most important elements that make a wedding not just a wedding, but also a special day to remember. So choose a right venue and set the ball rolling to have unlimited fun on your BIG day.


Chicago Wedding Venues, Reception Halls and Ceremony Sites
A New Leaf
Adler Planetarium 
Adventure Sea Tours 
Avenue Hotel Chicago 
Ballroom at the School of the Art Institute 
Bobak’s Signature Event at Seven Bridges 
Boulder Ridge Country Club 
Braeloch Golf Club 
Cafe Brauer 
Cafe La Cave 
Carnivale 
Carriage Greens 
Chateau Del Mar 
Columbia Yacht Club 
Danada House 
Ditka’s Chicago 
Esplanade Lakes 
Fulton’s on the River 
Galleria Marchetti 
Garfield Park Conservatory 
Germania Place 
Gibsons Steakhouse 
Harold Washington Library 
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza 
Hotel Allegro Chicago 
Hotel Monaco Chicago 
Hyatt Regency Chicago 
InterContinental Chicago 
Lincoln Park Conservatory 
Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel 
Millennium Park 
Murphy Auditorium 
Mystic Blue Cruises Navy Pier
Odyssey Cruises Navy Pier 
Omni Chicago Hotel 
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Prairie Production 
Ruffled Feathers Golf Club
Shedd Aquarium 
Silver Lake Country Club
Spiaggia 
Spirit of Chicago Navy Pier
The Allerton Hotel Chicago 
The Art Institute of Chicago – Bon Appetit 
The Art Institute of Chicago 
The Ballroom at 12 East Erie 
The Blackstone, A Renaissance Hotel 
The Chicago Botanic Garden 
The Chicago Cultural Center 
The Congress Plaza Hotel 
The Crystal Garden at Navy Pier
The Drake Hotel 
The Fairmont Hotel 
The Field Museum 
The Field Museum 
The Four Seasons Chicago 
The Inter-Continental Hotel Chicago
The James Hotel 
The Marriott Chicago 
The Metropolitan Club 
The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)
The Newberry Library 
The Omni Ambassador East 
The Park Hyatt Chicago 
The Peninsula Hotel 
The Pump Room 
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
The Signature Room at 95th 
The Sofitel 
The Stadium Club 
The Tower Club 
The University Club of Chicago
Trump International Hotel and Tower 
West Loop Studio 
Wyndham Chicago Hotel 


Chicago Suburbs Wedding Venues, Reception Halls and Ceremony Sites
Armour House
Armour House
Bartlett Hills Golf Club and Banquets 
Boulder Ridge Country Club 
Bull Valley Golf Club 
Casa Royale Banquets 
Chandler’s Golf Course Banquets of Schaumburg
Chevy Chase Country Club 
Concorde Banquets 
Cuneo Museum and Gardens
Fountain Blue Banquets 
Highlands of Elgin Clubhouse 
Hyat Deerfield 
Hyatt Regency O’Hare 
Hyatt Rosemont 
InterContinental Chicago O’hare
Itasca Country Club 
Kemper Lakes Golf Club 
Makray Memorial Golf Club 
Manzo’s Banquets 
Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center
The Barn of Barrington 
The Byron Colby Barn
The Glen Club 
The Hemmens Cultural Center
The Heritage Ballroom 
The Stonegate 
The Westin Chicago North Shore
The Woman’s Club of Evanston 
Valley Lo Club Association 
Westin Chicago Northwest 

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