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Event Spaces & Facilities
Choosing your Manhattan wedding venue is about more than just finding a beautiful location. It’s about choosing a place that will stand the test of time. From our Art Deco façades to our prime spot near the Central Park gates, JW Marriott Essex House New York seamlessly marries style and tradition, making it ideal for a ceremony or wedding reception near Central Park.
Let our Beaux Arts-style Grand Salon, with its breathtaking chandeliers and hand-painted murals, transport you and your guests to the Palace of Versailles. Enjoy room for 275 in a banquet-style setup, or 550 for a standing reception. The connecting Petit Salon creates a sense of arrival for your guests and is ideal for cocktail receptions and ceremonies. Combine the two spaces for a seamless transition from the social hour to dinner, dancing and beyond.
Connected to the Grand Salon by a stylized set of arched doors, the Petit Salon is ideal for cocktail receptions and Central Park wedding ceremonies. Make full use of the room with a standing reception for 275 or seated affair for 120. The Petit Salon offers floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Central Park South, making it an ideal reception venue, ceremony space or post-wedding brunch destination.
Art Deco Salon
The classic Art Deco Salon pays tribute to the highly stylized decor of the 1930s, and its intimate size makes it ideal for smaller Manhattan weddings, rehearsals and more. Host 80 for a seated affair or up to 125 for a cocktail reception.
Central Park Room
Ideal for smaller ceremonies and receptions, the Central Park Room offers windows with incredible park views. Located on the Manhattan hotel’s second floor, this room seats 120 in its full capacity or can be divided into two spaces, Central Park East and Central Park West, for seated wedding events with 50 to 60 people and standing receptions for 70 to 90 guests.
At SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant. SOUTHGATE offers panoramic views near the entrance to Central Park South, as well as freshly renovated spaces available for private celebrations. The dynamic energy of the restaurant is ideal for wedding rehearsals, brunches and cocktail receptions alike and can accommodate up to 250 guests. At SOUTHGATE, you’ll experience cozy, fireplace seating, a magnificent marble bar, wall of mirrors and Art Deco-inspired décor, including a dramatic floor-to-ceiling wine installation.
Max Capacity – Banquet Hall (with dancing):350
Minimum Capacity For Private Event:30
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