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Washington, D.C. Wedding Venues

Beautiful, distinctive venues for an unforgettable wedding

Historic Omni Shoreham Hotel is the ideal place to host an elegant and sophisticated wedding. Stylish and unique, our ballrooms can accommodate your guests in a variety of styles and sizes to suit your special event. All of our venues come with the unmatched service our hotel is known for.

Blue Room
Washington DC Wedding Reception

Experience the elegance and charm that brought John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy together. During their courtship, they sipped drinks in the handsome Marquee Lounge and enjoyed exquisite food and danced the night away on the Blue Room’s terrace. Let the Blue Room create the perfect setting for your evening of dining and dancing. Among the galaxy of entertainers who performed in this historic setting were Judy Garland, Aretha Franklin, Phyllis Diller, Benny Goodman, Tony Bennett and Bob Hope. Dinner & dance maximum capacity: 350 guests.

Terrace and Gardens
Omni Shoreham Gazebo Wedding

Our lush outdoor gardens overlook Rock Creek Park. Say “I do” under the moon or with the afternoon sun dappling the gardens. You won’t believe you’re in the city. Ceremony maximum capacity: 350 guests.

Palladian Ballroom
Omni Shoreham Palladian Ballroom Wedding Reception

A vibrant and uniquely designed ballroom in the Jeffersonian architectural style, the Palladian Ballroom is bright with oval windows overlooking the magnificent gazebo and lawn. Its colorful wall murals, depicting Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, are the perfect backdrop for an elegant wedding reception. Dinner & dance maximum capacity: 250 guests.

Empire Ballroom
Couple on Empire Ballroom Dance Floor

With its Art Deco style, dramatic stage and crystal chandeliers, the Empire Room has elegance like no other. It also has its own terrace overlooking the gardens, is perfect for your cocktail hour and a wonderful start to your evening. Dinner & dance maximum capacity: 200 guests.