Best Dallas Area Venues for Large Weddings and Lodging
by Miranda Fogel June 11
With so many spectacular DFW venues, deciding which one is best for your wedding can be a difficult choice to make! For those expecting a lot of guests, especially with out of town visitors, we’ve done the footwork for you and created this handy little guide to some of the best Dallas area venues for large weddings and lodging! Read on for more and be sure to check out their websites for further information and to schedule a visit to check out their spaces!
Hotel Crescent Court – With many areas around this famed hotel property to host a wedding, your ceremony to reception dreams are sure to be achieved at this gorgeous spot! The Crescent Club in particular is the place to be if your wedding brings over 400 guests — be sure to reserve your block of rooms well in advance to make sure your out-of-town guests get the best of Texas hospitality in their luxuriously decorated guest rooms!
Photo: John Cain Photography
Hilton Dallas Park Cities – With close proximity to both DFW-area airports, this Park Cities Hilton location has all of the amenities needed to make your wedding weekend a breeze for you and all of your guests! A 4,000 sq. ft ballroom is the perfect customizable space to create your dream reception. Guests will dance the night away and even enjoy a sneak out under the stars on the hotel’s stunning rooftop!
Photo: Emily Davis Photography
Cooper Hotel Conference Center and Spa – Take a trip to this DFW oasis and your whole group will feel relaxed and ready to celebrate! On the smaller side for large weddings, the 61 guest room Cooper Hotel can accommodate up to 250 guests for a seated reception, with a full-service catering menu chock-full of mouth-watering selections! For an added bonus, treat yourself and your bridal party to one of the delightful spa services offered on-site for a pre-wedding refresher!
Hilton Anatole Dallas – With an astounding 1,606 guest rooms on-site, the Hilton Anatole is an easy choice to host a wedding to accommodate any size guest list! Ample entertainment options on the property will occupy guests and show them the best of Dallas (try the gorgeous skyline view on for size!) in preparation of your big day!
The Joule Hotel – Creating completely customizable wedding packages from start to finish, this famed landmark hotel in the heart of the Dallas business district is known for its iconic architecture and renowned art collection pieces. Give your guests a photo-worthy backdrop on the great lawn, featuring the iconic ogling eyeball statue (The Eye by Tony Tasset) and the glamorous downtown Dallas backdrop. The views and the service certainly won’t disappoint!
Photo: Lauren Peele Photography
Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park – With a ballroom holding up to 800 guests and multiple places to eat, relax and play on-site, it’s easy to say “YES!” to this fantastic Hilton property just outside of Dallas proper! Multiple ballrooms and event spaces on-site cater to larger groups, with options for 250, 300 and 450 guest seating capacity as well. A total room count of just at 300 ensures you’ll have enough space for all of your in-town guests to make your weekend a sure-fire success!
The Westin Stonebriar Hotel and Golf Club – Enjoy the benefits of a full-service planning team, beautiful rolling hill views and top-notch services when you choose this Frisco location as your wedding venue! With options to accommodate up to 400 guests, this gorgeous setting of this almost country-club like locale will make you feel as if you’re far out of the DFW area. Indoor and outdoor areas allow for maximum customization for a ceremony, reception and stay to remember!
Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas – This Four Diamond rated hotel boasts one of the largest and most spectacular garden areas to host wedding sized of 400+ guests, and a ballroom to cater to parties of up to 600! But aside from its spectacular accommodations, this Omni location is known for its unique design and a host of entertainment options for your guests, including a winding canal for paddle boarding and gondola rides, multiple on-property dining options and a spa catering to everything from manicures to Swedish massages.
Hilton Dallas Rockwall Lakefront – With a harbor view to beat all, this Rockwall Hilton location boasts easily one of the most memorable waterfront locales for DFW venue choices! A stunning terrace is the perfect spot at this hotel to host welcome drinks, a cocktail hour or even a post-wedding brunch for all of your guests to enjoy. Over 100 rooms on the property have direct views of the lake, ensuring your guests will enjoy their stay just as much as they will your special day!
The Westin Galleria Dallas – With event spaces accommodating larger weddings anywhere from 300-700 guests, it’s no wonder this classic, heart-of-Dallas locale is a continual top choice for both hosting and housing wedding weekends! Their on-site award-winning chef is known for whipping up menus to delight every palate, no matter how exotic the request. From start to finish, their events staff work to make sure every detail is handled and properly executed to ensure a smooth and enjoyable day for you and your entire wedding group!
Other Local Vendors: Hilton Anatole Dallas, John Cain Photography, Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas, The Joule, The Westin Stonebriar Hotel & Golf Club, Cooper Hotel Conference Center & Spa, Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront